The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 89 108 95
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 53 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.63% 1.08% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.81% 4.51% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 22 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £12.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+143.13% -55.26%
Mobile App
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
913 731 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.08% 24.01% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 457 324
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 47 33
Average hourly rate £39.13 £21.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.30% +18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the South West region.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Bristol +6 18 £475 +35.71% 7
Gloucestershire +3 9 £363 +9.02% 1
Somerset +4 7 £400 -
Wiltshire +2 5 £425 +17.64% 2
Devon -3 4 £350 -6.04%
Dorset -9 3 £450 +42.85% 7
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.00%) Android
3 32 (32.00%) Apple iOS
4 29 (29.00%) Android Development
5 27 (27.00%) Git (software)
6 26 (26.00%) iOS Development
7 25 (25.00%) Web Services
8 23 (23.00%) Java
9 21 (21.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 18 (18.00%) Scrum
11 17 (17.00%) C++
11 17 (17.00%) Open Source
12 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
13 15 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (14.00%) HTML
15 13 (13.00%) JavaScript
15 13 (13.00%) CSS
15 13 (13.00%) Windows
15 13 (13.00%) OO
15 13 (13.00%) Subversion
15 13 (13.00%) Ruby
16 12 (12.00%) Marketing
16 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (12.00%) Linux
16 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
16 12 (12.00%) Configuration Management
16 12 (12.00%) DV Cleared
16 12 (12.00%) Jenkins
17 11 (11.00%) Ansible
17 11 (11.00%) DevOps

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (3.00%) Node.js
2 1 (1.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.00%) Apache
2 1 (1.00%) CMS
2 1 (1.00%) Drupal
2 1 (1.00%) WordPress
2 1 (1.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Maya
1 1 (1.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.00%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) Wireshark
2 10 (10.00%) SDH
2 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.00%) 3G
2 10 (10.00%) 2G
2 10 (10.00%) 2.5G
3 9 (9.00%) 4G
4 1 (1.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) SQLite
1 6 (6.00%) MySQL
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 27 (27.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.00%) Subversion
3 12 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (10.00%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.00%) Calabash
5 3 (3.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.00%) gulp
6 2 (2.00%) Grunt
6 2 (2.00%) JIRA
6 2 (2.00%) Xcode
7 1 (1.00%) JUnit
7 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.00%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 12 (12.00%) Marketing
2 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.00%) Finance
3 9 (9.00%) Games
4 8 (8.00%) Electronics
4 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.00%) Retail
6 3 (3.00%) Banking
7 2 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (57.00%) Developer
2 19 (19.00%) Android Developer
3 14 (14.00%) iOS Developer
4 11 (11.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Mobile Developer
7 8 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Tester
9 4 (4.00%) Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
9 4 (4.00%) Designer
10 3 (3.00%) Architect
10 3 (3.00%) Mobile Tester
10 3 (3.00%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.00%) Web Services
2 14 (14.00%) HTML
3 13 (13.00%) CSS
4 10 (10.00%) STL
4 10 (10.00%) JSON
4 10 (10.00%) HTML5
5 8 (8.00%) REST
6 7 (7.00%) CSS3
7 6 (6.00%) RESTful
7 6 (6.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.00%) Android SDK
7 6 (6.00%) OpenGL
7 6 (6.00%) SOAP
7 6 (6.00%) XML
8 5 (5.00%) J2ME
8 5 (5.00%) jQuery
8 5 (5.00%) iOS SDK
9 3 (3.00%) Ajax
10 2 (2.00%) Cocoa
10 2 (2.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) User Experience
2 10 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 8 (8.00%) DTV
3 8 (8.00%) iPad
4 5 (5.00%) iPhone
5 4 (4.00%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.00%) Video Editing
7 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.00%) Handset
7 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.00%) Social Media
8 1 (1.00%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.00%) Physics
8 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (39.00%) Android
2 32 (32.00%) Apple iOS
3 13 (13.00%) Windows
4 12 (12.00%) Linux
5 11 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.00%) webOS
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.00%) Android Development
3 26 (26.00%) iOS Development
4 21 (21.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 18 (18.00%) Scrum
6 17 (17.00%) Open Source
7 13 (13.00%) OO
8 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 12 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.00%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (11.00%) TDD
9 11 (11.00%) DevOps
10 10 (10.00%) Mobile Development
11 9 (9.00%) OOD
12 8 (8.00%) SOA
12 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (8.00%) Programme Management
13 6 (6.00%) BDD
14 4 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.00%) Java
2 17 (17.00%) C++
3 13 (13.00%) Ruby
3 13 (13.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.00%) Perl
4 10 (10.00%) Python
4 10 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.00%) C#
5 5 (5.00%) PHP
6 3 (3.00%) C
7 2 (2.00%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) NDS
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Puppet
1 11 (11.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (11.00%) Ansible
2 1 (1.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) VMware
1 11 (11.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (9.00%) SAP
3 3 (3.00%) Adobe
4 2 (2.00%) Northgate
4 2 (2.00%) Apple
4 2 (2.00%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.00%) hybris
5 1 (1.00%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.00%) Facebook
5 1 (1.00%) Twitter
5 1 (1.00%) HP
5 1 (1.00%) Nokia