The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Reading region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 71 54 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 7 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.65% 1.96% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.23% 8.47% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate £180 £376 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.09% +7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £19.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+64.10% -44.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
217 177 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.30% 23.17% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 64 107
Average daily rate £350 £352 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% -2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £211 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 14
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Mobile App
Berkshire

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile App across the Reading region.

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Reading region.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Mobile App 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 Mobile App.

1 16 (80.00%) HTML
1 16 (80.00%) HTML5
2 11 (55.00%) CSS3
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) jQuery
3 10 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (45.00%) Android
5 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (40.00%) JSON
5 8 (40.00%) Ajax
5 8 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (35.00%) Web Development
7 6 (30.00%) Smartphone
7 6 (30.00%) Publishing
7 6 (30.00%) Sencha Touch
7 6 (30.00%) Sencha
7 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
8 5 (25.00%) Android Development
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) Subversion
8 5 (25.00%) QA
8 5 (25.00%) Time Management
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) OO
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
10 3 (15.00%) Apple
10 3 (15.00%) Eclipse

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Mobile App 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 Mobile App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Xcode
3 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 6 (30.00%) Publishing
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.00%) Games
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Applications Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Mobile Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) iOS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
1 16 (80.00%) HTML5
2 11 (55.00%) CSS3
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) jQuery
3 10 (50.00%) XML
4 8 (40.00%) Ajax
4 8 (40.00%) JSON
5 6 (30.00%) Sencha Touch
6 3 (15.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) Core Animation
6 3 (15.00%) UIKit
6 3 (15.00%) Cocoa
6 3 (15.00%) Spring
6 3 (15.00%) Struts2
6 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 3 (15.00%) Struts
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) XSLT
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (15.00%) Animation
3 3 (15.00%) iPhone
4 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Android
2 8 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) webOS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
3 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 5 (25.00%) Android Development
4 5 (25.00%) Time Management
5 4 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) Content Management
6 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Market Research
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Sencha
2 3 (15.00%) Apple
3 2 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com