The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Mobile Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Developer
Rank 148 123 131
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 10 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.77% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.81% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 3
Median daily rate £411 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £318 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
Mobile Developer
England

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
3472 3597 2880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.98% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2161 2115 1563
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 193 189
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile 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 Developer across the North West region.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Mobile 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 Developer across the North West region.

Mobile Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile 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 Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 10 £411 +7.51% 10
Mobile Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Mobile 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 Developer in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Android
2 17 (73.91%) Mobile App
3 16 (69.57%) Android Development
3 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) Mobile Development
5 12 (52.17%) Apple iOS
6 10 (43.48%) iOS Development
7 9 (39.13%) User Experience
7 9 (39.13%) OO
7 9 (39.13%) Java
8 8 (34.78%) Windows
8 8 (34.78%) OOP
9 7 (30.43%) .NET
9 7 (30.43%) Objective-C
10 6 (26.09%) BDD
10 6 (26.09%) Android Studio
10 6 (26.09%) TDD
10 6 (26.09%) C#
11 5 (21.74%) Scrum
11 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
12 4 (17.39%) Xamarin
12 4 (17.39%) HTML5
12 4 (17.39%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (17.39%) HTML
12 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
12 4 (17.39%) JUnit
12 4 (17.39%) CSS
12 4 (17.39%) XML
13 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio

Mobile 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 2 (8.70%) TestFlight
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Android Studio
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 4 (17.39%) JUnit
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.70%) CocoaPods
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) Mockito
4 2 (8.70%) Robolectric
4 2 (8.70%) Xcode
5 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (4.35%) Calabash
5 1 (4.35%) Gradle
5 1 (4.35%) Hudson
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) Robotium
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (13.04%) Cocoa
3 3 (13.04%) Cocoa Touch
3 3 (13.04%) CSS3
3 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
3 3 (13.04%) jQuery
3 3 (13.04%) WPF
4 2 (8.70%) JSON
4 2 (8.70%) REST
4 2 (8.70%) RESTful
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) iOS SDK
5 1 (4.35%) Sass
5 1 (4.35%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Mobile App
2 9 (39.13%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Streaming Media
3 1 (4.35%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Android
2 12 (52.17%) Apple iOS
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (69.57%) Android Development
2 14 (60.87%) Mobile Development
3 10 (43.48%) iOS Development
4 9 (39.13%) OO
5 8 (34.78%) OOP
6 6 (26.09%) BDD
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
8 3 (13.04%) MVC
8 3 (13.04%) Validation
9 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Change Control
10 1 (4.35%) Dependency Management
10 1 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Objective-C
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) Apple Swift
5 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) VB
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.04%) XAML
6 2 (8.70%) C
7 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
7 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Xamarin
2 2 (8.70%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
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