The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 11 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.39% 5.41% 2.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.26% 18.18% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £38.35 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-15.25% +32.24%
Mobile App
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 26.39% 29.73% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate £338 £358 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £314 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £440 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.65 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Mobile App
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Appium
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
1 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java