The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 147 132 127
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 114 126 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.33% 1.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.39% 4.61% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 69 62
Average daily rate £363 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £252 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +94.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.44 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +5.68%
Mobile App
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2598 2733 2520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.48% 28.84% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1430 1310
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 182 165
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.92 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 9 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
West Sussex +44 44 £363 +3.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 18 £438 +14.75% 7
Oxfordshire - 14 £344 - 8
Hampshire -3 13 £295 -26.25% 12
Berkshire -35 11 £386 +3.00% 7
Surrey -13 9 £400 -5.88% 15
East Sussex +9 2 £300 -17.24% 2
Kent -12 1 £285 -36.66%
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 132 (45.83%) Android
2 119 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (35.76%) Apple iOS
4 85 (29.51%) User Experience
5 69 (23.96%) Android Development
6 52 (18.06%) Mobile Development
7 51 (17.71%) Mobile Application Development
8 45 (15.63%) E-Commerce
9 44 (15.28%) iOS Development
10 41 (14.24%) SQL
10 41 (14.24%) Java
11 39 (13.54%) Android SDK
12 37 (12.85%) QA
13 36 (12.50%) HTML
14 35 (12.15%) Objective-C
15 32 (11.11%) Apple
15 32 (11.11%) CSS
16 30 (10.42%) TDD
16 30 (10.42%) BDD
17 29 (10.07%) JavaScript
18 24 (8.33%) REST
18 24 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
18 24 (8.33%) Cocoa
19 23 (7.99%) HTML5
20 21 (7.29%) Scrum
20 21 (7.29%) Finance
20 21 (7.29%) Degree
21 20 (6.94%) Open Source
21 20 (6.94%) Apple Swift
21 20 (6.94%) Marketing

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (3.13%) CMS
2 7 (2.43%) Node.js
3 4 (1.39%) Drupal
3 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.69%) IIS
4 2 (0.69%) WordPress
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (4.51%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (2.43%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.78%) SaaS
2 7 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.04%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.69%) IaaS
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.69%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.35%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.39%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) PPP
2 3 (1.04%) PPTP
2 3 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.69%) Firewall
3 2 (0.69%) Network Security
3 2 (0.69%) VPN
3 2 (0.69%) Wireless
4 1 (0.35%) 4G
4 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.35%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) LTE
4 1 (0.35%) SAN
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.78%) Big Data
2 7 (2.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.39%) MySQL
5 3 (1.04%) GIS
5 3 (1.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.35%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.35%) QlikView
6 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 13 (4.51%) Android Studio
3 11 (3.82%) Selenium
4 10 (3.47%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.08%) Grunt
6 6 (2.08%) gulp
6 6 (2.08%) HP UFT
6 6 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.74%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.74%) JIRA
8 4 (1.39%) Appium
8 4 (1.39%) Axure RP
8 4 (1.39%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.39%) Zephyr
9 3 (1.04%) Subversion
10 2 (0.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.69%) Maven
10 2 (0.69%) Xcode
General
1 21 (7.29%) Finance
2 20 (6.94%) Marketing
3 14 (4.86%) Banking
4 12 (4.17%) Publishing
4 12 (4.17%) Retail
5 6 (2.08%) German Language
5 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.74%) Automotive
7 4 (1.39%) Electronics
7 4 (1.39%) French Language
8 3 (1.04%) Czech Language
8 3 (1.04%) Front Office
8 3 (1.04%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.69%) Advertising
9 2 (0.69%) Games
9 2 (0.69%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 129 (44.79%) Developer
2 56 (19.44%) Android Developer
3 39 (13.54%) Applications Developer
3 39 (13.54%) iOS Developer
4 35 (12.15%) Designer
5 34 (11.81%) Senior Developer
6 28 (9.72%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 27 (9.38%) Project Manager
8 25 (8.68%) Mobile Developer
9 22 (7.64%) Analyst
9 22 (7.64%) QA Engineer
10 19 (6.60%) Applications Engineer
11 18 (6.25%) Programmer
11 18 (6.25%) UI Designer
12 17 (5.90%) Senior Android Developer
13 16 (5.56%) Mobile UI Designer
14 15 (5.21%) Android Engineer
14 15 (5.21%) Applications Manager
14 15 (5.21%) Architect
14 15 (5.21%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.54%) Android SDK
2 36 (12.50%) HTML
3 32 (11.11%) CSS
4 24 (8.33%) Cocoa
4 24 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 24 (8.33%) REST
5 23 (7.99%) HTML5
6 19 (6.60%) AngularJS
7 18 (6.25%) CSS3
7 18 (6.25%) JSON
7 18 (6.25%) SOAP
8 15 (5.21%) .NET
9 14 (4.86%) jQuery
10 12 (4.17%) XML
11 11 (3.82%) Web Services
12 10 (3.47%) Core Animation
13 9 (3.13%) Backbone.js
14 8 (2.78%) RESTful
15 6 (2.08%) WinForms
16 5 (1.74%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 85 (29.51%) User Experience
2 14 (4.86%) Animation
3 8 (2.78%) Social Media
4 7 (2.43%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.39%) Blog
7 3 (1.04%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (1.04%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.69%) BYOD
8 2 (0.69%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.69%) STB
8 2 (0.69%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.35%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 132 (45.83%) Android
2 103 (35.76%) Apple iOS
3 19 (6.60%) Windows
4 8 (2.78%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (1.39%) Linux
7 3 (1.04%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (1.04%) Unix
7 3 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.04%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.35%) Debian
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.35%) SUSE
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (23.96%) Android Development
3 52 (18.06%) Mobile Development
4 51 (17.71%) Mobile Application Development
5 45 (15.63%) E-Commerce
6 44 (15.28%) iOS Development
7 30 (10.42%) BDD
7 30 (10.42%) TDD
8 21 (7.29%) Scrum
9 20 (6.94%) Open Source
10 19 (6.60%) Project Management
11 18 (6.25%) Automated Testing
11 18 (6.25%) Regression Testing
12 16 (5.56%) Black-Box Testing
13 15 (5.21%) Software Engineering
14 14 (4.86%) Typography
15 13 (4.51%) Front End Development
15 13 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (4.17%) Test Scripting
17 9 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (14.24%) Java
1 41 (14.24%) SQL
2 35 (12.15%) Objective-C
3 29 (10.07%) JavaScript
4 20 (6.94%) Apple Swift
5 16 (5.56%) C#
6 15 (5.21%) C++
7 5 (1.74%) PHP
7 5 (1.74%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.39%) Ruby
9 3 (1.04%) C
10 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.35%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.35%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.35%) Python
10 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (7.29%) Degree
2 4 (1.39%) ISEB
2 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) CCNA
3 2 (0.69%) CCSA
3 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.69%) CISM
3 2 (0.69%) CISSP
3 2 (0.69%) JNCIA
3 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.35%) PhD
4 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.85%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.74%) Firmware
2 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.74%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.39%) Puppet
3 2 (0.69%) Ansible
4 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (11.11%) Apple
2 15 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.13%) Adobe
4 7 (2.43%) ION Trading
5 6 (2.08%) Google
5 6 (2.08%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.74%) MobileIron
7 3 (1.04%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.04%) HP
7 3 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.04%) SAP
7 3 (1.04%) Software AG
7 3 (1.04%) webMethods
8 2 (0.69%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (0.69%) Capita
8 2 (0.69%) ClickTale
8 2 (0.69%) Facebook
8 2 (0.69%) Splunk
8 2 (0.69%) Twitter
8 2 (0.69%) VMware
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