The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 269 252 215
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -37
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 14 17 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.22% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 16
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £350 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.54 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -
Mobile Application Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7658 7859 6980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.47% 77.84% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4727 4423 3895
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 285 278
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the South East region.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the South East region.

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -6 9 £425 +41.66% 1
Oxfordshire +8 3 £300 -11.11% 1
Surrey - 2 £320 - 4
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 40 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 25 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 23 (57.50%) Android
4 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (40.00%) QA
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
6 14 (35.00%) Regression Testing
7 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
7 13 (32.50%) Open Source
7 13 (32.50%) Black-Box Testing
8 10 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 9 (22.50%) HTML
10 7 (17.50%) User Experience
10 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
10 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.50%) CSS
11 6 (15.00%) Scrum
11 6 (15.00%) HTML5
12 5 (12.50%) Android Development
12 5 (12.50%) jQuery
12 5 (12.50%) XML
12 5 (12.50%) C#
12 5 (12.50%) OpenGL
13 4 (10.00%) C++
13 4 (10.00%) Java
13 4 (10.00%) Web Development
13 4 (10.00%) JSON
13 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
13 4 (10.00%) Computer Science

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) CMS
1 2 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.50%) PPP
1 1 (2.50%) PPTP
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
1 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Grunt
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) French Language
2 2 (5.00%) German Language
2 2 (5.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
1 14 (35.00%) QA Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Android Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
2 8 (20.00%) Tester
3 7 (17.50%) Android Tester
3 7 (17.50%) iOS Tester
3 7 (17.50%) QA Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Android Test Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Applications Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Mobile Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Mobile Project Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Application Development Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Development Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) CSS
3 6 (15.00%) HTML5
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
4 5 (12.50%) OpenGL
4 5 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (10.00%) CSS3
5 4 (10.00%) JSON
6 3 (7.50%) .NET
6 3 (7.50%) DirectX
6 3 (7.50%) WinForms
7 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.00%) Direct3D
7 2 (5.00%) Modernizr
8 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.50%) Sass
8 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.50%) User Experience
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 23 (57.50%) Android
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Regression Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Black-Box Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Open Source
4 10 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Android Development
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
9 3 (7.50%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.50%) Logistics
9 3 (7.50%) Mobile Development
9 3 (7.50%) Security Testing
10 2 (5.00%) High Availability
10 2 (5.00%) MVC
10 2 (5.00%) OO
10 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) C++
4 4 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.50%) ES6
6 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe
2 1 (2.50%) Apple
2 1 (2.50%) Google
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago