The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Development
England / North West
Rank 124 147 127
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 10 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 1
Median daily rate £425 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -6.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2151 3145 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.16% 80.91% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1912 1460
Median daily rate £400 £400 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 111 101
Median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the North West region.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the North West region.

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 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 +19 9 £425 +16.43% 4
Cheshire +20 1 £375 +25.00%
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 28 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 19 (67.86%) CSS
3 19 (67.86%) NoSQL
4 16 (57.14%) C#
5 14 (50.00%) .NET
5 14 (50.00%) Umbraco
5 14 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 14 (50.00%) Xamarin
6 11 (39.29%) React
7 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 10 (35.71%) HTML
8 7 (25.00%) Java
9 6 (21.43%) Android
9 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
10 5 (17.86%) Android Development
10 5 (17.86%) iOS Development
10 5 (17.86%) Apple Swift
10 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) Xcode
10 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
11 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
11 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
11 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 4 (14.29%) Cocoa
11 4 (14.29%) iPhone
11 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 4 (14.29%) SQLite
11 4 (14.29%) CocoaPods
11 4 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance

Mobile Application Development
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 14 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) TestFlight
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.57%) NFC
2 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) SQLite
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Xcode
2 4 (14.29%) Android Studio
2 4 (14.29%) CocoaPods
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Grunt
3 1 (3.57%) gulp
3 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.57%) Mocha
3 1 (3.57%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 13 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# Developer
4 11 (39.29%) NoSQL Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 4 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Android Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Applications Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Mobile Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) CSS
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (39.29%) React
4 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 10 (35.71%) HTML
5 4 (14.29%) Cocoa
5 4 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
6 3 (10.71%) Node.js
7 2 (7.14%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.57%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.57%) Chai
8 1 (3.57%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (3.57%) J2EE
8 1 (3.57%) Marionette.js
8 1 (3.57%) Material Design
8 1 (3.57%) MvvmCross
8 1 (3.57%) REST
8 1 (3.57%) SOAP
8 1 (3.57%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.29%) iPhone
3 2 (7.14%) Interactive TV
3 2 (7.14%) IPTV
3 2 (7.14%) MHEG
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Android
1 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Android Development
2 5 (17.86%) iOS Development
3 4 (14.29%) Change Control
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.57%) OO
6 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) Apple Swift
4 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (7.14%) OpenTV
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Google
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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