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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 95 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 11 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Average daily rate £365 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £30.20 -
% change year-on-year
+106.95% -
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
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) Subversion
4 8 (72.73%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
6 5 (45.45%) Android
6 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
7 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
7 4 (36.36%) iOS SDK
7 4 (36.36%) Selenium
7 4 (36.36%) WCF
7 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 4 (36.36%) CSS3
7 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
7 4 (36.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (36.36%) Appcelerator
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) Gradle
7 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 4 (36.36%) Xamarin
7 4 (36.36%) Android SDK
7 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (36.36%) SOLID
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) IIS
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 4 (36.36%) Ant
2 4 (36.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Gradle
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) Xcode
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) Android SDK
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) iOS SDK
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Interactive TV
2 2 (18.18%) IPTV
2 2 (18.18%) MHEG
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Android
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) SOLID
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Android Development
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Appcelerator
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Perforce
1 4 (36.36%) Xamarin
2 3 (27.27%) EPiServer
2 3 (27.27%) OpenText
3 2 (18.18%) OpenTV