The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Mobile Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.21% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £316 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £378 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1329 1861 1325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.13% 94.95% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 1070 784
Median daily rate £375 £370 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £524 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 59 69
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £25.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Mobile Developer in the job title.

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mobile Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Mobile Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Mobile Developer in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Mobile App
2 12 (70.59%) Android Development
2 12 (70.59%) Android
2 12 (70.59%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) Objective-C
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
4 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
4 9 (52.94%) Apple Swift
5 7 (41.18%) Cocoa
5 7 (41.18%) Xcode
5 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) BDD
5 7 (41.18%) Mobile Development
6 4 (23.53%) CocoaPods
6 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (23.53%) TestFlight
6 4 (23.53%) Change Control
6 4 (23.53%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (23.53%) Android Studio
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) WebGL
6 4 (23.53%) iPhone
6 4 (23.53%) SQLite
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management

Mobile Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
1 4 (23.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Xcode
3 4 (23.53%) Android Studio
3 4 (23.53%) CocoaPods
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Cocoa
2 4 (23.53%) Cocoa Touch
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) WebGL
3 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) CSS3
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) Pixi.js
3 3 (17.65%) React
3 3 (17.65%) React Native
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) iPhone
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile Games
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Android
2 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (23.53%) Mac OS X
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Android Development
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
4 7 (41.18%) BDD
4 7 (41.18%) Mobile Development
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Change Control
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) Game Development
6 3 (17.65%) OOP
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) Objective-C
3 9 (52.94%) Apple Swift
4 3 (17.65%) ES6
5 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
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