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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 90 101 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 47 25 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.49% 0.91% 1.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.73% 3.35% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 35
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£375 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -18.75%
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
820 747 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.06% 27.33% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 427 364
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £176 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 46 58
Average hourly rate £20.92 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.29% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £25.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £17.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -10.35%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +21 22 £388 -13.88% 12
Manchester +3 20 £388 +19.23% 26
Lancashire - 3 - - 5
Merseyside - - - - 1
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 46 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 39 (42.39%) Android
3 36 (39.13%) HTML
4 34 (36.96%) JavaScript
5 27 (29.35%) iOS Development
6 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (27.17%) HTML5
8 24 (26.09%) CSS
9 22 (23.91%) Windows
10 18 (19.57%) XML
10 18 (19.57%) User Experience
11 17 (18.48%) CSS3
11 17 (18.48%) Web Services
11 17 (18.48%) .NET
12 15 (16.30%) jQuery
13 14 (15.22%) Apache Cordova
13 14 (15.22%) Android Development
13 14 (15.22%) MySQL
14 13 (14.13%) Web Design
14 13 (14.13%) Windows Phone
15 12 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
15 12 (13.04%) TDD
15 12 (13.04%) C#
16 11 (11.96%) SQL
16 11 (11.96%) Xamarin
17 10 (10.87%) XSLT
17 10 (10.87%) XHTML
17 10 (10.87%) XPath
17 10 (10.87%) Objective-C
18 9 (9.78%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (5.43%) IIS
2 2 (2.17%) Node.js
2 2 (2.17%) Lync
2 2 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (3.26%) Mathematica
4 3 (3.26%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) SSL
2 6 (6.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (3.26%) Internet
4 2 (2.17%) HTTP
4 2 (2.17%) VPN
4 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.09%) Intranet
5 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) MySQL
2 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) SQLite
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Subversion
2 5 (5.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.26%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.17%) Xcode
6 1 (1.09%) JIRA
6 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.09%) Selenium
6 1 (1.09%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.09%) Bower
6 1 (1.09%) CasperJS
6 1 (1.09%) PhantomJS
General
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.17%) Local Government
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Publishing
4 1 (1.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (66.30%) Developer
2 14 (15.22%) Mobile Developer
3 13 (14.13%) iOS Developer
4 11 (11.96%) Designer
5 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Xamarin Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Android Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.26%) Consultant
7 3 (3.26%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Data Modeller
7 3 (3.26%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (2.17%) UX Designer
8 2 (2.17%) Tester
8 2 (2.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.17%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (39.13%) HTML
2 25 (27.17%) HTML5
3 24 (26.09%) CSS
4 18 (19.57%) XML
5 17 (18.48%) CSS3
5 17 (18.48%) Web Services
5 17 (18.48%) .NET
6 15 (16.30%) jQuery
7 14 (15.22%) Apache Cordova
8 10 (10.87%) XSLT
8 10 (10.87%) XHTML
9 9 (9.78%) RESTful
10 8 (8.70%) PhoneGap
11 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.52%) JSON
11 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (4.35%) iOS SDK
13 4 (4.35%) Sass
13 4 (4.35%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) User Experience
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.52%) CESG
3 6 (6.52%) PKI
4 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.43%) NHS
4 5 (5.43%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.35%) Statistics
6 3 (3.26%) Web 2.0
6 3 (3.26%) Clustering
6 3 (3.26%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.26%) Open Source
6 3 (3.26%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.17%) iPad
7 2 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.17%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 39 (42.39%) Android
3 22 (23.91%) Windows
4 13 (14.13%) Windows Phone
5 9 (9.78%) Linux
6 6 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Phone 8
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) iOS Development
2 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.22%) Android Development
4 13 (14.13%) Web Design
5 12 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (13.04%) TDD
6 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.61%) OO
7 6 (6.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.52%) Scrum
7 6 (6.52%) OOP
7 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.43%) Project Management
9 4 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.35%) Coaching
9 4 (4.35%) BDD
9 4 (4.35%) Use Case
9 4 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.96%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.04%) C#
3 11 (11.96%) SQL
4 10 (10.87%) XPath
4 10 (10.87%) Objective-C
5 9 (9.78%) PHP
5 9 (9.78%) Java
6 5 (5.43%) Ruby
7 4 (4.35%) C
8 3 (3.26%) C++
8 3 (3.26%) Python
8 3 (3.26%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.26%) R
9 2 (2.17%) Clojure
10 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.09%) VB
10 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) PhD
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) WCAG
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (6.52%) Firmware
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Xamarin
2 6 (6.52%) F5
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Adobe
2 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
2 6 (6.52%) VMware
3 4 (4.35%) Appcelerator
4 2 (2.17%) Kony
4 2 (2.17%) Sencha
4 2 (2.17%) Juniper
4 2 (2.17%) Citrix
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (1.09%) Symbian
5 1 (1.09%) Atmel
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