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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 87 107 85
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 65 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.79% 0.94% 1.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.30% 3.19% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 22
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£375 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £165 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £22.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+86.81% -14.15%
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
1032 909 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 28.40% 29.31% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 460 294
Average daily rate £400 £362 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.49% +19.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 75 47
Average hourly rate £16.72 £16.00 £16.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.54 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.67 £42.50 £21.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -2.32%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +22 33 £365 +121.21% 24
Manchester -13 11 £356 +9.61% 32
Cumbria -7 3 - -
Lancashire +9 2 £385 +18.46% 1
Merseyside - 2 £325 - 2
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 66 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (49.54%) Android
2 54 (49.54%) Apple iOS
3 34 (31.19%) Android Development
3 34 (31.19%) iOS Development
4 22 (20.18%) Mobile Application Development
5 18 (16.51%) Automation Testing
6 17 (15.60%) BDD
7 16 (14.68%) Cucumber
7 16 (14.68%) E-Commerce
8 15 (13.76%) Java
8 15 (13.76%) TDD
9 14 (12.84%) CSS
10 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
10 13 (11.93%) HTML
10 13 (11.93%) Finance
10 13 (11.93%) Scrum
11 12 (11.01%) C#
12 11 (10.09%) .NET
12 11 (10.09%) Software Testing
12 11 (10.09%) User Experience
12 11 (10.09%) Mobile Development
13 10 (9.17%) Test Planning
13 10 (9.17%) CSS3
13 10 (9.17%) Kanban
13 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
14 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
14 9 (8.26%) Web Services
14 9 (8.26%) OOP
14 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.75%) IIS
2 3 (2.75%) Node.js
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.92%) Confluence
3 1 (0.92%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.92%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.83%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Route 53
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) LTE
1 4 (3.67%) 4G
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
1 4 (3.67%) 3G
1 4 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.92%) SSL
2 1 (0.92%) Intranet
2 1 (0.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.50%) MySQL
3 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.83%) Redis
5 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Cucumber
2 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.26%) Appium
3 7 (6.42%) Subversion
3 7 (6.42%) Calabash
4 5 (4.59%) Selenium
5 4 (3.67%) JIRA
6 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.83%) Mocha
7 2 (1.83%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.92%) JUnit
8 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.92%) Hudson
8 1 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.92%) TestNG
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Local Government
3 4 (3.67%) Games
4 3 (2.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (53.21%) Developer
2 21 (19.27%) iOS Developer
3 16 (14.68%) Android Developer
3 16 (14.68%) Mobile Developer
4 15 (13.76%) Consultant
5 11 (10.09%) Architect
6 10 (9.17%) Test Consultant
7 8 (7.34%) Tester
8 7 (6.42%) Applications Tester
8 7 (6.42%) Mobile Tester
9 6 (5.50%) Designer
9 6 (5.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.67%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.67%) Applications Architect
11 4 (3.67%) Technical Leader
12 3 (2.75%) Security Consultant
13 2 (1.83%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) CSS
2 13 (11.93%) HTML
3 11 (10.09%) .NET
4 10 (9.17%) CSS3
5 9 (8.26%) Web Services
6 8 (7.34%) OAuth
6 8 (7.34%) HTML5
6 8 (7.34%) SAML
7 7 (6.42%) XML
7 7 (6.42%) RESTful
8 6 (5.50%) JSON
9 4 (3.67%) jQuery
9 4 (3.67%) Spring
10 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.83%) Android SDK
11 2 (1.83%) Apache Cordova
11 2 (1.83%) REST
11 2 (1.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) User Experience
2 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) Interactive TV
4 3 (2.75%) IPTV
4 3 (2.75%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (2.75%) MHEG
5 2 (1.83%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.83%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.83%) Replication
5 2 (1.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) PKI
6 1 (0.92%) CESG
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) New Media
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.92%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (49.54%) Android
1 54 (49.54%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.59%) Windows
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.75%) Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (31.19%) Android Development
2 34 (31.19%) iOS Development
3 22 (20.18%) Mobile Application Development
4 18 (16.51%) Automation Testing
5 17 (15.60%) BDD
6 16 (14.68%) E-Commerce
7 15 (13.76%) TDD
8 13 (11.93%) Scrum
9 11 (10.09%) Software Testing
9 11 (10.09%) Mobile Development
10 10 (9.17%) Test Planning
10 10 (9.17%) Kanban
10 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.26%) OOP
12 8 (7.34%) Open Source
12 8 (7.34%) SOA
12 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.34%) TOGAF
13 7 (6.42%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.76%) Java
2 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.01%) C#
4 8 (7.34%) SQL
5 4 (3.67%) Clojure
5 4 (3.67%) Objective-C
6 3 (2.75%) Ruby
7 2 (1.83%) C++
7 2 (1.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.92%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) CCNP
4 1 (0.92%) CISSP
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) WCAG
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Firmware
2 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) Citrix
3 7 (6.42%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.75%) OpenTV
4 3 (2.75%) SAP
5 2 (1.83%) Adobe
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.92%) VMware
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.92%) F5
6 1 (0.92%) Apigee
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