The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 57 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.52% 0.65% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 2.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
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£325 £398 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £28.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -10.15%
Mobile App
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
168 104 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.02% 22.51% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 56 74
Average daily rate £350 £330 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -72.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Cardiff -9 1 £325 -18.23%
Newport - 1 £350 -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Mobile App
Wales

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Mobile App 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 App.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Maven
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) Ant
4 5 (45.45%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Ivy
4 5 (45.45%) eggPlant
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
5 4 (36.36%) QA
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) J2ME
6 3 (27.27%) 3G
6 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
6 3 (27.27%) Apple
6 3 (27.27%) WAP
6 3 (27.27%) Toad

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Mobile App 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 App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) 3G
1 3 (27.27%) 2G
1 3 (27.27%) 4G
2 2 (18.18%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Maven
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Ant
2 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (45.45%) eggPlant
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
4 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
4 3 (27.27%) Toad
5 2 (18.18%) Calabash
5 2 (18.18%) Hudson
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) JBehave
5 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) JUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
2 3 (27.27%) QA Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Test Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) J2ME
3 3 (27.27%) WAP
3 3 (27.27%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
5 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
5 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
5 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Handset
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 2 (18.18%) SOA
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) User Stories
8 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) XQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Groovy
2 2 (18.18%) XPath
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Apple
2 3 (27.27%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) ESRI
3 1 (9.09%) Open Text
3 1 (9.09%) Ventyx