The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 80 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.17% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.19% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
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£325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
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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
1330 1068 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.60% 92.63% 90.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 537 578
Average daily rate £338 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 78 92
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £18.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £10.67 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £33.00 £30.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Mobile 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 Developer in their job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
2 11 (84.62%) Mobile App
3 8 (61.54%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) Objective-C
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) Xamarin
7 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Adobe
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) Xamarin.iOS
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) PhoneGap
8 2 (15.38%) Sass
8 2 (15.38%) Cocoa Touch

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Mobile 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Xamarin.iOS
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) PhoneGap
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) WSDL
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) Web 2.0
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Phone
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Objective-C
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) XPath
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Xamarin
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Symbian
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