The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Applications Developer role 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 Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 102 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.91
Mobile Applications Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1722 1368 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.03% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 790 602
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 4 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (100.00%) Appcelerator

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Appcelerator
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (75.00%) EPiServer
2 3 (75.00%) OpenText