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 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 12 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 13.64% 4.17% 12.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.57% 11.11% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.20 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +6.87%
Mobile App
Manchester

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
21 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 47.73% 37.50% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 7
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

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 April 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Android
3 6 (75.00%) OOP
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) Android Development
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
6 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (25.00%) QA
7 1 (12.50%) Selenium
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (12.50%) Kanban
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) HND
7 1 (12.50%) R
7 1 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (12.50%) Legal
7 1 (12.50%) BBC
7 1 (12.50%) Games
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (12.50%) Appium
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobility Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) BBC
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Android Development
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA