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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 241 209 225
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 23 42 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.46% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.61% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £285 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% -32.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.53%
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
7376 6846 6108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.25% 74.40% 71.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4432 3751 3266
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 254 273
Average hourly rate £23.29 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.57 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Kent -14 10 £475 +35.71% 1
Berkshire +11 8 £300 -3.22% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £375 +36.36%
East Sussex -7 1 £550 - 2
West Sussex - 1 £325 - 2
Mobile Application Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (47.50%) Android
3 16 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 15 (37.50%) CSS
5 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (35.00%) REST
6 13 (32.50%) Android Development
7 12 (30.00%) CSS3
7 12 (30.00%) JSON
7 12 (30.00%) OpenGL
8 11 (27.50%) MVC
8 11 (27.50%) OAuth
8 11 (27.50%) Social Media
9 10 (25.00%) iOS Development
9 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (22.50%) HTML
10 9 (22.50%) Ember.js
11 7 (17.50%) Mobile Development
12 6 (15.00%) HTML5
12 6 (15.00%) Games
13 5 (12.50%) Open Source
13 5 (12.50%) Game Development
14 4 (10.00%) BDD
14 4 (10.00%) User Experience
14 4 (10.00%) TDD
14 4 (10.00%) Java
14 4 (10.00%) Windows
14 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 3 (7.50%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (7.50%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) PPTP
2 1 (2.50%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (5.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (15.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Mobile Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Applications Developer
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Android Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) iOS Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.50%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Designer
8 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) CSS
1 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 14 (35.00%) REST
3 12 (30.00%) CSS3
3 12 (30.00%) JSON
3 12 (30.00%) OpenGL
4 11 (27.50%) OAuth
5 9 (22.50%) HTML
5 9 (22.50%) Ember.js
6 6 (15.00%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (5.00%) Ionic Framework
8 2 (5.00%) Core Animation
8 2 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (5.00%) .NET
8 2 (5.00%) Cocoa
8 2 (5.00%) Ajax
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
8 2 (5.00%) PhoneGap
8 2 (5.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 40 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (27.50%) Social Media
3 4 (10.00%) User Experience
4 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Animation
5 2 (5.00%) BYOD
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Android
2 16 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.00%) BlackBerry OS
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Android Development
2 11 (27.50%) MVC
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 7 (17.50%) Mobile Development
5 5 (12.50%) Open Source
5 5 (12.50%) Game Development
6 4 (10.00%) BDD
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) OO
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.50%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (2.50%) ITIL
9 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.50%) Scrum
9 1 (2.50%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.00%) Ruby
3 2 (5.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) MobileIron
3 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe