The first table below looks at the demand for Mobile Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 72 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.85% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £190 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £303 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.22% -10.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -56.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 579 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.35% 75.69% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 310 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Mobile Application Development
West Yorkshire

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Leeds region.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile Application Development.

1 16 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) PhoneGap
6 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
6 5 (31.25%) SOAP
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Web Design
7 4 (25.00%) QNX
7 4 (25.00%) Android
7 4 (25.00%) MooTools
7 4 (25.00%) Spring
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) JSTL
7 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
7 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (25.00%) Apple
7 4 (25.00%) NHS
7 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) JSP

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) PhoneGap
2 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (31.25%) UI Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (25.00%) UI Programmer
5 3 (18.75%) User Experience Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) SOAP
6 4 (25.00%) MooTools
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) JSTL
6 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (25.00%) Sass
7 3 (18.75%) Sencha Touch
7 3 (18.75%) OpenGL
7 3 (18.75%) Ext JS
8 2 (12.50%) WPF
9 1 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (18.75%) Social Media
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) BlackBerry OS
3 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) OO
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Web Design
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) QNX
1 4 (25.00%) Apple
1 4 (25.00%) hybris
2 3 (18.75%) Sencha
2 3 (18.75%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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