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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 87 110 94
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 72 22 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.88% 0.73% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.98% 2.44% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 6 18
Average daily rate
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£370 £208 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.31% -36.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £165 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £600 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £12.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+143.13% -55.26%
Mobile App
England

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
1031 903 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.93% 30.07% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 473 375
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £590 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 55 47
Average hourly rate £16.56 £15.50 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +20 36 £370 +124.24% 31
Manchester -5 16 £375 -37.50% 22
Merseyside - 3 £313 - 4
Lancashire +7 1 - - 3
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mobile App 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 App.

1 104 (75.91%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (54.01%) Android
3 73 (53.28%) Apple iOS
4 45 (32.85%) iOS Development
5 44 (32.12%) Android Development
6 39 (28.47%) Automation Testing
7 25 (18.25%) E-Commerce
8 23 (16.79%) Cucumber
9 22 (16.06%) Mobile Development
9 22 (16.06%) CSS
10 21 (15.33%) Mobile Application Development
11 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (13.87%) Java
12 18 (13.14%) Finance
12 18 (13.14%) Automated Testing
13 16 (11.68%) Scrum
13 16 (11.68%) HTML
13 16 (11.68%) BDD
14 15 (10.95%) Kanban
14 15 (10.95%) Degree
14 15 (10.95%) C#
15 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
15 14 (10.22%) TDD
15 14 (10.22%) Software Testing
16 13 (9.49%) Test Planning
16 13 (9.49%) User Experience
17 12 (8.76%) Appium
17 12 (8.76%) CSS3
17 12 (8.76%) Git (software)
18 11 (8.03%) Security Cleared

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mobile App 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 App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.19%) Node.js
3 1 (0.73%) Liferay
3 1 (0.73%) Confluence
3 1 (0.73%) JBoss
3 1 (0.73%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.46%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Route 53
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) Internet
1 4 (2.92%) 3G
1 4 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (2.92%) LTE
1 4 (2.92%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.65%) MySQL
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.46%) Redis
4 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.73%) Big Data
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (16.79%) Cucumber
2 12 (8.76%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.76%) Appium
3 11 (8.03%) Subversion
4 10 (7.30%) Calabash
5 5 (3.65%) Selenium
6 3 (2.19%) JIRA
6 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.46%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.46%) Mocha
8 1 (0.73%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.73%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.73%) Hudson
8 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.73%) TestNG
8 1 (0.73%) JUnit
8 1 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (13.14%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Local Government
3 6 (4.38%) Games
4 2 (1.46%) Banking
4 2 (1.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (56.93%) Developer
2 34 (24.82%) iOS Developer
3 32 (23.36%) Mobile Developer
4 27 (19.71%) Android Developer
5 16 (11.68%) Consultant
6 13 (9.49%) Test Consultant
6 13 (9.49%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Architect
7 11 (8.03%) Tester
8 10 (7.30%) Mobile Tester
9 8 (5.84%) Applications Tester
10 7 (5.11%) Analyst
10 7 (5.11%) Designer
10 7 (5.11%) UX Designer
11 6 (4.38%) Mobile Test Analyst
11 6 (4.38%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.65%) Front-End Developer
13 4 (2.92%) Applications Developer
13 4 (2.92%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.06%) CSS
2 16 (11.68%) HTML
3 12 (8.76%) CSS3
4 11 (8.03%) .NET
5 9 (6.57%) XML
5 9 (6.57%) JSON
6 8 (5.84%) OAuth
6 8 (5.84%) SAML
7 7 (5.11%) Web Services
7 7 (5.11%) HTML5
7 7 (5.11%) jQuery
8 6 (4.38%) RESTful
9 5 (3.65%) Spring
9 5 (3.65%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.65%) Android SDK
10 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.92%) Backbone.js
10 4 (2.92%) Ember.js
11 3 (2.19%) Ajax
11 3 (2.19%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.49%) User Experience
3 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.19%) iPhone
4 3 (2.19%) Interactive TV
4 3 (2.19%) IPTV
4 3 (2.19%) MHEG
5 2 (1.46%) iPad
5 2 (1.46%) Replication
5 2 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Statistics
6 1 (0.73%) Informatics
6 1 (0.73%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.73%) Telematics
6 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.73%) NHS
6 1 (0.73%) mHealth
6 1 (0.73%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.73%) New Media
6 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 74 (54.01%) Android
2 73 (53.28%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.38%) Windows
3 6 (4.38%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.46%) Linux
5 1 (0.73%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (75.91%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (32.85%) iOS Development
3 44 (32.12%) Android Development
4 39 (28.47%) Automation Testing
5 25 (18.25%) E-Commerce
6 22 (16.06%) Mobile Development
7 21 (15.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 18 (13.14%) Automated Testing
9 16 (11.68%) Scrum
9 16 (11.68%) BDD
10 15 (10.95%) Kanban
11 14 (10.22%) TDD
11 14 (10.22%) Software Testing
12 13 (9.49%) Test Planning
13 11 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (7.30%) Manual Testing
15 9 (6.57%) OOP
15 9 (6.57%) Test Automation
15 9 (6.57%) Open Source
16 8 (5.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.87%) Java
2 15 (10.95%) C#
3 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.30%) Objective-C
5 9 (6.57%) SQL
6 3 (2.19%) Ruby
6 3 (2.19%) PHP
7 2 (1.46%) Clojure
8 1 (0.73%) Python
8 1 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (10.95%) Degree
2 11 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.73%) CCNP
5 1 (0.73%) CISSP
5 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.73%) OCP
5 1 (0.73%) OCA
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (6.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.84%) Citrix
3 6 (4.38%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.19%) SAP
4 3 (2.19%) OpenTV
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle
5 2 (1.46%) Apple
6 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.73%) Apigee
6 1 (0.73%) Adobe
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