The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 52 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 32 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.30% 1.97% 2.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.48% 7.77% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.75 £22.02
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.35%
Mobile App
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
428 296 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.77% 25.36% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 159 163
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 36
Average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.90 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £21.00 £29.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Manchester region.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 1 - - 1
Cheadle - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Mobile App
North West

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Mobile App 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 App.

1 26 (56.52%) Apple iOS
2 20 (43.48%) Android
3 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) HTML
4 16 (34.78%) CSS
4 16 (34.78%) iOS Development
5 14 (30.43%) User Experience
6 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
7 12 (26.09%) HTML5
8 10 (21.74%) XML
8 10 (21.74%) Objective-C
9 9 (19.57%) .NET
9 9 (19.57%) Web Services
9 9 (19.57%) CSS3
9 9 (19.57%) Xamarin
10 8 (17.39%) jQuery
11 7 (15.22%) XPath
11 7 (15.22%) XHTML
11 7 (15.22%) XSLT
11 7 (15.22%) Web Design
11 7 (15.22%) Apache Cordova
12 6 (13.04%) Windows Phone
12 6 (13.04%) Windows
12 6 (13.04%) Photoshop
12 6 (13.04%) SQL
12 6 (13.04%) Java
13 5 (10.87%) C#
13 5 (10.87%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (10.87%) TDD
13 5 (10.87%) Project Management

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Mobile App 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 App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.35%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
1 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.17%) Calabash
2 1 (2.17%) PhantomJS
2 1 (2.17%) Bower
2 1 (2.17%) CasperJS
2 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) Xcode
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Mobile Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Designer
3 9 (19.57%) iOS Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) UX Designer
5 4 (8.70%) Xamarin Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) HTML
2 16 (34.78%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) HTML5
4 10 (21.74%) XML
5 9 (19.57%) .NET
5 9 (19.57%) Web Services
5 9 (19.57%) CSS3
6 8 (17.39%) jQuery
7 7 (15.22%) Apache Cordova
7 7 (15.22%) XSLT
7 7 (15.22%) XHTML
8 5 (10.87%) PhoneGap
9 4 (8.70%) Xamarin.iOS
9 4 (8.70%) JSON
10 3 (6.52%) Ajax
10 3 (6.52%) RESTful
10 3 (6.52%) REST
10 3 (6.52%) Sass
10 3 (6.52%) Android SDK
11 2 (4.35%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) NHS
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) iPhone
4 2 (4.35%) Open Source
4 2 (4.35%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.35%) Web 2.0
4 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.35%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.17%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Apple iOS
2 20 (43.48%) Android
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Phone
3 6 (13.04%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) iOS Development
3 7 (15.22%) Web Design
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.70%) Android Development
5 4 (8.70%) Use Case
6 3 (6.52%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.52%) OO
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) OOP
7 2 (4.35%) SOA
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.17%) Analytics
8 1 (2.17%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.74%) Objective-C
3 7 (15.22%) XPath
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 6 (13.04%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) C#
6 3 (6.52%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) VB
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Xamarin
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.17%) Symbian
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