The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 14 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 2.22% 10.87% 20.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 17.86% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
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£305 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -4.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £311
% change year-on-year
- +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-54.54% -21.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 28.89% 60.87% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 19
Average daily rate £350 £343 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +7.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £10.65 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe AIR
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Flash Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe AIR
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (33.33%) UIKit
2 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ActionScript
1 2 (66.67%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe