The first table below looks at the demand for PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 248 230 246
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.084% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.73% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £251 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1108 964 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.44% 11.52% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 526 550
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 62
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £15.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
PhoneGap
England

PhoneGap
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PhoneGap Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PhoneGap Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PhoneGap
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 PhoneGap within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Surrey - - - - 3
West Sussex - - - -
PhoneGap
England

PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) iPad
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (50.00%) XSD
4 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) WSDL
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) WFM
4 3 (50.00%) Android
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (50.00%) Android Development
4 3 (50.00%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) XML

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 3 (50.00%) WSDL
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Struts
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) WFM
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (50.00%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sencha
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin