The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 127 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +4
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 4 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 1.06% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 3.83% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 10
Average daily rate £413 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.44 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +5.68%
Mobile App
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
755 731 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.63% 27.64% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 395 253
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 19
Average hourly rate £39.50 £23.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.31% +53.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.77 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £31.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -25 3 £463 +26.71% 10
Glasgow +4 1 £400 +14.28% 9
Mobile App
UK

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Finance
3 13 (39.39%) Android
3 13 (39.39%) Android Development
4 12 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 12 (36.36%) Apple iOS
5 11 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 10 (30.30%) Java
7 9 (27.27%) Objective-C
8 8 (24.24%) Mobile Development
9 7 (21.21%) Android SDK
10 5 (15.15%) REST
10 5 (15.15%) JSON
11 4 (12.12%) C#
11 4 (12.12%) XML
12 3 (9.09%) CSS
12 3 (9.09%) OO
12 3 (9.09%) HTML
12 3 (9.09%) .NET
12 3 (9.09%) Web Services
12 3 (9.09%) HTTP
12 3 (9.09%) Google
12 3 (9.09%) Banking
12 3 (9.09%) Scrum
12 3 (9.09%) Xcode
12 3 (9.09%) HTML5
12 3 (9.09%) User Experience
13 2 (6.06%) Apple Swift
13 2 (6.06%) Docker
13 2 (6.06%) Google Compute Engine

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) IIS
1 2 (6.06%) nginx
1 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (6.06%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (6.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Xcode
2 1 (3.03%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Appium
2 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Android Developer
3 8 (24.24%) iOS Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Android Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Android Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Android SDK
2 5 (15.15%) JSON
2 5 (15.15%) REST
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) .NET
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) iOS SDK
5 2 (6.06%) OAuth
5 2 (6.06%) RESTful
5 2 (6.06%) SOAP
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Android
2 12 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Android Development
3 12 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 11 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 8 (24.24%) Mobile Development
6 3 (9.09%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.06%) Memory Management
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) SOLID
8 1 (3.03%) BDD
8 1 (3.03%) Data Management
8 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.03%) Open Source
8 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) Objective-C
3 4 (12.12%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) XAML
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
1 2 (6.06%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft