The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application
England / North West
Rank 98 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 38 53 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.45% 1.38% 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.69% 4.29% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 32
Median daily rate £425 £370 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -20.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
810 1236 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.82% 32.13% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 699 498
Median daily rate £395 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £196 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 58 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.25 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.17 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Mobile App as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 24 £425 +21.42% 37
Cheshire +13 9 £350 -6.66% 8
Merseyside +2 1 £450 - 2
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 North West region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 50 (51.55%) JavaScript
2 46 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (38.14%) Android
4 31 (31.96%) CSS
5 29 (29.90%) HTML
5 29 (29.90%) Java
6 27 (27.84%) Apple iOS
6 27 (27.84%) Mobile Application Development
7 26 (26.80%) NoSQL
7 26 (26.80%) TDD
8 25 (25.77%) C#
8 25 (25.77%) React
9 24 (24.74%) .NET
9 24 (24.74%) BDD
10 20 (20.62%) Xamarin
10 20 (20.62%) Android Development
11 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
12 18 (18.56%) Objective-C
13 17 (17.53%) Umbraco
14 16 (16.49%) User Experience
14 16 (16.49%) iOS Development
14 16 (16.49%) Front End Development
15 15 (15.46%) Mobile Development
15 15 (15.46%) Git (software)
16 14 (14.43%) Games
16 14 (14.43%) .NET Framework
17 13 (13.40%) Apple Swift
17 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
17 13 (13.40%) Scrum
18 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (17.53%) Umbraco
2 5 (5.15%) CMS
3 4 (4.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.03%) Apache
5 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.03%) JBoss
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.03%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.03%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Magento
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.12%) TestFlight
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
2 4 (4.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.03%) NFC
3 1 (1.03%) SSL
3 1 (1.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.80%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.19%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) Couchbase
3 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.12%) SQLite
5 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.03%) DB2
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.28%) Xcode
3 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.12%) Android Studio
4 4 (4.12%) CocoaPods
4 4 (4.12%) JUnit
4 4 (4.12%) Subversion
5 2 (2.06%) Selenium
6 1 (1.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.03%) Appium
6 1 (1.03%) Calabash
6 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.03%) Grunt
6 1 (1.03%) gulp
6 1 (1.03%) JIRA
6 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.43%) Games
2 9 (9.28%) Finance
3 2 (2.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Local Government
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (56.70%) Developer
2 17 (17.53%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.49%) Android Developer
4 15 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (15.46%) C# Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Xamarin Developer
6 13 (13.40%) Java Developer
7 12 (12.37%) Applications Developer
7 12 (12.37%) iOS Developer
7 12 (12.37%) Mobile Developer
8 11 (11.34%) NoSQL Developer
9 9 (9.28%) Java Mobile Developer
9 9 (9.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 9 (9.28%) Senior Developer
10 8 (8.25%) Java Android Developer
11 7 (7.22%) Consultant
11 7 (7.22%) Objective-C Developer
12 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
13 5 (5.15%) iOS Android Developer
13 5 (5.15%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.96%) CSS
2 29 (29.90%) HTML
3 25 (25.77%) React
4 24 (24.74%) .NET
5 14 (14.43%) .NET Framework
6 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
7 12 (12.37%) Apache Cordova
7 12 (12.37%) HTML5
8 11 (11.34%) WebGL
9 10 (10.31%) React Native
9 10 (10.31%) REST
10 8 (8.25%) Cocoa
11 6 (6.19%) Node.js
11 6 (6.19%) Pixi.js
11 6 (6.19%) Web Services
12 5 (5.15%) JSON
12 5 (5.15%) RESTful
12 5 (5.15%) XML
13 4 (4.12%) Cocoa Touch
13 4 (4.12%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) User Experience
2 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) iPhone
4 4 (4.12%) Mobile Games
4 4 (4.12%) Social Media
5 3 (3.09%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.06%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.06%) Interactive TV
6 2 (2.06%) IPTV
6 2 (2.06%) MHEG
7 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.03%) Clustering
7 1 (1.03%) DataPower
7 1 (1.03%) Derivative
7 1 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.03%) New Media
7 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.14%) Android
2 27 (27.84%) Apple iOS
3 11 (11.34%) Windows
4 4 (4.12%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.06%) Linux
5 2 (2.06%) zOS
6 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.84%) Mobile Application Development
3 26 (26.80%) TDD
4 24 (24.74%) BDD
5 20 (20.62%) Android Development
6 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
7 16 (16.49%) Front End Development
7 16 (16.49%) iOS Development
8 15 (15.46%) Mobile Development
9 13 (13.40%) Scrum
10 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.31%) Mentoring
12 9 (9.28%) OOP
13 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
14 5 (5.15%) Automated Testing
14 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (5.15%) Project Management
14 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
15 4 (4.12%) Game Development
15 4 (4.12%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (51.55%) JavaScript
2 29 (29.90%) Java
3 25 (25.77%) C#
4 18 (18.56%) Objective-C
5 13 (13.40%) Apple Swift
6 7 (7.22%) ES6
6 7 (7.22%) SQL
7 5 (5.15%) PHP
8 4 (4.12%) C++
9 3 (3.09%) Ruby
10 2 (2.06%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.03%) Python
11 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Xamarin
2 4 (4.12%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.09%) Apigee
3 3 (3.09%) Apple
3 3 (3.09%) Google
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle
4 2 (2.06%) OpenTV
5 1 (1.03%) AppSense
5 1 (1.03%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.03%) Kony
5 1 (1.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.03%) Sybase
5 1 (1.03%) Teradata
5 1 (1.03%) Yahoo!
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