The table below looks at the statistics for PhoneGap skills 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 PhoneGap over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhoneGap
Rank 150 126 131
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 8 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.46% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.77% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 1
Average daily rate £313 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
- +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.75
PhoneGap
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1023 848 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.99% 25.92% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 544 435
Average daily rate £360 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 25 15
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.93 £19.36 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £42.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

PhoneGap
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PhoneGap Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PhoneGap across the North West region.

PhoneGap Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PhoneGap
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 PhoneGap within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -13 4 £325 -13.79% 2
Cheshire -6 3 £300 -14.28% 3
Lancashire -8 1 - -
PhoneGap
England

PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap.

1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
3 7 (53.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 7 (53.85%) Xamarin
3 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
3 7 (53.85%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) CMS
4 6 (46.15%) Content Management
5 5 (38.46%) Mobile Development
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
6 4 (30.77%) Xcode
6 4 (30.77%) Objective-C
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) Drupal
3 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
3 3 (23.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) Xcode
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
4 4 (30.77%) iOS SDK
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (7.69%) Django
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Android
1 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (46.15%) Content Management
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile Development
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Android Development
6 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.69%) Security Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Objective-C
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Xamarin
2 4 (30.77%) Appcelerator
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
3 3 (23.08%) OpenText