The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 137 137 142
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 5 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.37% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.48% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Median daily rate £495 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - £33.55
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2366 2479 2272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.70% 77.35% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1659 1526
Median daily rate £390 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 114 102
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.16 £15.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the South West region.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Mobile Application Development
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 4 £400 +14.28% 1
Mobile Application Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 13 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Android
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Internet
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) JIRA
5 3 (23.08%) Android Development
5 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) Splunk
5 3 (23.08%) MQTT
6 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) OpenAM
6 2 (15.38%) Ansible
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (15.38%) OWASP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) MQTT
1 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Android Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) PVCS
3 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Architect
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) REST
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Grails
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) JDBC
4 1 (7.69%) JPA
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Android
3 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Android Development
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
3 2 (15.38%) OWASP
3 2 (15.38%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) OpenAM
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Splunk
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Sencha
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin