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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhoneGap
Rank - - 139
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
1016 897 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.25% 22.92% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 568 428
Average daily rate £385 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 20 7
Average hourly rate £39.25 £42.50 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +4.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.13 £46.09 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (75.00%) CMS
3 6 (75.00%) Content Management
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) Xcode
4 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Android SDK
4 4 (50.00%) Xamarin
4 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (50.00%) Node.js
4 4 (50.00%) iOS SDK

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (75.00%) CMS
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (37.50%) Drupal
3 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
3 3 (37.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (50.00%) Xcode
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Django
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (75.00%) Content Management
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Appcelerator
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
2 3 (37.50%) OpenText