The first 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 18 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 Salford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 4 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 15.63% 3.57% 13.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 55.56% 8.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate £325 £260 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.71%
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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
9 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 28.13% 42.86% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 16
Average daily rate £325 £311 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.63 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Mobile App
Manchester

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 18 April 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 7 (70.00%) ActionScript
1 7 (70.00%) New Media
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Games
3 5 (50.00%) Flash
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Android
3 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
5 3 (30.00%) Content Management
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Game Development
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Kindle
5 3 (30.00%) IPTV
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) Social Network
6 2 (20.00%) Adobe AIR
6 2 (20.00%) MHEG

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Flash Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) ActionScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) Flash
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) New Media
2 3 (30.00%) Kindle
2 3 (30.00%) IPTV
3 2 (20.00%) Social Network
3 2 (20.00%) MHEG
3 2 (20.00%) Xbox
3 2 (20.00%) BBC
3 2 (20.00%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Content Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Game Development
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) ActionScript
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) OpenTV