The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 103 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.057% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £410 £383 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% +39.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £339 £295
% change year-on-year
+21.03% +14.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Mobile Application Development
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1431 1141 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.98% 75.66% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 681 514
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 35
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mobile Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) OpenTV
3 4 (66.67%) Interactive TV
3 4 (66.67%) IPTV
3 4 (66.67%) MHEG
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (16.67%) SOLID
6 1 (16.67%) TestFlight
6 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) CocoaPods
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) Gradle
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Interactive TV
2 4 (66.67%) IPTV
2 4 (66.67%) MHEG
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (16.67%) SOLID
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) OpenTV
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce