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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 231 254 221
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -33
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 26 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 7
Average daily rate £325 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £30.20 -
% change year-on-year
+106.95% -
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
6728 7288 6385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 77.43% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4146 4014 3407
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 236 265
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 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 13 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 - 13 £325 -
Berkshire +10 4 £411 +6.12%
Oxfordshire - 4 £350 - 2
Hampshire +14 3 £285 +3.63% 4
Surrey -4 1 £300 -29.41% 3
Kent - 1 £285 -
Mobile Application Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 51 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 30 (58.82%) Apple iOS
3 25 (49.02%) Android
4 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (33.33%) SQL
6 16 (31.37%) QA
7 14 (27.45%) Open Source
8 13 (25.49%) iOS Development
8 13 (25.49%) Regression Testing
9 12 (23.53%) Black-Box Testing
10 11 (21.57%) Automated Testing
11 10 (19.61%) HTML
12 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
12 9 (17.65%) CSS
12 9 (17.65%) Scrum
13 8 (15.69%) Android Development
13 8 (15.69%) User Experience
13 8 (15.69%) Java
14 7 (13.73%) XML
14 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
14 7 (13.73%) Defect Management
15 6 (11.76%) C#
15 6 (11.76%) C++
16 5 (9.80%) Windows
16 5 (9.80%) Firmware
16 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
16 5 (9.80%) HTML5
17 4 (7.84%) Mobile Development
17 4 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
17 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 3 (5.88%) Node.js
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) PPP
1 3 (5.88%) PPTP
1 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.96%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Android Studio
1 1 (1.96%) Calabash
1 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
1 1 (1.96%) JUnit
1 1 (1.96%) Log4j
1 1 (1.96%) QUnit
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 3 (5.88%) Electronics
1 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Automotive
2 2 (3.92%) French Language
2 2 (3.92%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) German Language
2 2 (3.92%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.92%) Spanish Language
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) QA Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Applications Developer
3 9 (17.65%) iOS Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Android Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Applications Tester
5 7 (13.73%) Mobile Tester
5 7 (13.73%) QA Tester
5 7 (13.73%) Tester
6 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Applications Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Development Manager
7 5 (9.80%) iOS Programmer
7 5 (9.80%) iOS Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Programmer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Application Development Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) HTML
2 9 (17.65%) CSS
3 7 (13.73%) XML
4 5 (9.80%) HTML5
5 4 (7.84%) .NET
5 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.84%) jQuery
5 4 (7.84%) OpenGL
5 4 (7.84%) REST
6 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.88%) CSS3
6 3 (5.88%) JSON
6 3 (5.88%) WinForms
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.92%) Backbone.js
7 2 (3.92%) Direct3D
7 2 (3.92%) DirectX
7 2 (3.92%) Modernizr
7 2 (3.92%) PhoneGap
7 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.69%) User Experience
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.92%) STB
5 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Apple iOS
2 25 (49.02%) Android
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Open Source
3 13 (25.49%) iOS Development
3 13 (25.49%) Regression Testing
4 12 (23.53%) Black-Box Testing
5 11 (21.57%) Automated Testing
6 9 (17.65%) Scrum
7 8 (15.69%) Android Development
8 7 (13.73%) Defect Management
8 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.84%) Mobile Development
9 4 (7.84%) Security Testing
10 3 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
10 3 (5.88%) Logistics
10 3 (5.88%) MVC
10 3 (5.88%) OO
10 3 (5.88%) Project Management
10 3 (5.88%) SDLC
10 3 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) C#
4 6 (11.76%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) ION Trading
2 1 (1.96%) Apple
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
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