The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Mobile Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Developer
England / North West
Rank 119 154 146
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.11% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £438 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +17.46%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2466 3570 3150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.85% 94.90% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1534 2138 1737
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 190 204
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% +42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

Mobile Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer across the North West region.

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer across the North West region.

Mobile Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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 +21 7 £425 +30.76% 2
Merseyside - 1 £450 -
Mobile Applications Developer
England

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Mobile Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Android
1 10 (90.91%) Mobile App
2 9 (81.82%) Android Development
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) Java
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
6 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
7 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
7 4 (36.36%) CocoaPods
7 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
7 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (36.36%) Android Studio
7 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (36.36%) Change Control
7 4 (36.36%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (36.36%) iPhone
7 4 (36.36%) SQLite
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
7 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 4 (36.36%) Cocoa
7 4 (36.36%) Xcode
7 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
7 4 (36.36%) TestFlight
8 3 (27.27%) TDD
8 3 (27.27%) BDD

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) SQLite
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Android Studio
3 4 (36.36%) CocoaPods
3 4 (36.36%) Xcode
4 1 (9.09%) Babel
4 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Cocoa
1 4 (36.36%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (27.27%) Pixi.js
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (18.18%) React
3 2 (18.18%) React Native
3 2 (18.18%) WebGL
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Mobile App
2 4 (36.36%) iPhone
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Android
2 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Android Development
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Game Development
6 1 (9.09%) API Design
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
3 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
4 3 (27.27%) ES6
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle