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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Development
England / North West
Rank 120 146 132
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 16 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £330 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -24.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.54 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.52 £30.20
% change year-on-year
- +40.79%

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
2176 3140 2634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.52% 82.24% 78.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1391 1894 1514
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 143 109
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 15 £425 +16.43% 5
Cheshire +21 1 £295 -1.66% 1
Mobile Application Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 36 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 24 (66.67%) CSS
4 19 (52.78%) Front End Development
4 19 (52.78%) NoSQL
5 18 (50.00%) C#
6 15 (41.67%) HTML
6 15 (41.67%) .NET
6 15 (41.67%) Umbraco
6 15 (41.67%) React
6 15 (41.67%) Xamarin
7 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.00%) TDD
8 9 (25.00%) Android
8 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 9 (25.00%) Node.js
9 8 (22.22%) Java
10 6 (16.67%) Xcode
10 6 (16.67%) Objective-C
10 6 (16.67%) Web Design
10 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (16.67%) Apple Swift
10 6 (16.67%) Android Development
10 6 (16.67%) iOS Development
10 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 5 (13.89%) Apache Cordova
11 5 (13.89%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (13.89%) Mobile Development
11 5 (13.89%) HTML5

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 15 (41.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) TestFlight
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
1 2 (5.56%) NFC
1 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) SQLite
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Xcode
2 4 (11.11%) Android Studio
2 4 (11.11%) CocoaPods
2 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 3 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (8.33%) Mocha
4 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.56%) Grunt
4 2 (5.56%) gulp
4 2 (5.56%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Xamarin Developer
3 13 (36.11%) .NET Developer
3 13 (36.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
4 11 (30.56%) NoSQL Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Android Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Mobile Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) CSS
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) React
3 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 9 (25.00%) Node.js
5 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (13.89%) Apache Cordova
6 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 5 (13.89%) Ionic Framework
7 4 (11.11%) Cocoa
7 4 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (11.11%) CSS3
7 4 (11.11%) Web Services
8 3 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 3 (8.33%) RESTful
9 2 (5.56%) Chai
9 2 (5.56%) Marionette.js
9 2 (5.56%) Material Design
9 2 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) iPhone
3 3 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Interactive TV
4 2 (5.56%) IPTV
4 2 (5.56%) MHEG
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) New Media
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Android
1 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Front End Development
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) Android Development
3 6 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (16.67%) Web Design
4 5 (13.89%) Mobile Development
5 4 (11.11%) BDD
5 4 (11.11%) Change Control
5 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) OO
7 2 (5.56%) OOP
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
2 18 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 6 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 4 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) ActionScript
7 2 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.56%) Apple
2 2 (5.56%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) OpenTV
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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