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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 236 212 208
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 13 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 2
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£400 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £411 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 - -
Mobile Application Development
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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
6866 6076 5403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.87% 72.14% 70.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3791 3186 2665
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 256 335
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.50 £44.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
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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
Surrey +4 4 £425 +17.24% 7
Berkshire -4 4 £450 +12.50% 2
Hampshire -27 1 £275 -33.13%
Kent - - - - 4
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Mobile Application Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 17 (48.57%) HTML
3 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (42.86%) TDD
5 13 (37.14%) CSS
6 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) MVC
6 12 (34.29%) HTML5
6 12 (34.29%) jQuery
7 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
8 10 (28.57%) SOA
9 9 (25.71%) XML
9 9 (25.71%) C#
9 9 (25.71%) Internet
10 8 (22.86%) Scrum
11 7 (20.00%) SQL
11 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 7 (20.00%) BDD
11 7 (20.00%) CSS3
12 6 (17.14%) Facebook
12 6 (17.14%) Twitter
12 6 (17.14%) REST
12 6 (17.14%) Rapid Prototyping
12 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (17.14%) Android
12 6 (17.14%) OAuth
12 6 (17.14%) Use Case
12 6 (17.14%) Google
12 6 (17.14%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 5 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (8.57%) Law
1 3 (8.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Applications Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (11.43%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) .NET
3 12 (34.29%) HTML5
3 12 (34.29%) jQuery
4 9 (25.71%) XML
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.00%) CSS3
6 6 (17.14%) REST
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (17.14%) OAuth
6 6 (17.14%) JSON
7 5 (14.29%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.43%) RESTful
9 3 (8.57%) Spring
9 3 (8.57%) J2ME
9 3 (8.57%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
2 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) TDD
3 12 (34.29%) MVC
4 10 (28.57%) SOA
5 8 (22.86%) Scrum
6 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (20.00%) BDD
7 6 (17.14%) Rapid Prototyping
7 6 (17.14%) Use Case
8 5 (14.29%) OO
8 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.43%) iOS Development
9 4 (11.43%) User Stories
9 4 (11.43%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.57%) Android Development
10 3 (8.57%) Coaching
10 3 (8.57%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) Python
5 5 (14.29%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) XAML
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Facebook
1 6 (17.14%) Twitter
1 6 (17.14%) Google
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Zend
3 2 (5.71%) Lotus
4 1 (2.86%) Telerik