The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Appcelerator products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Appcelerator over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Appcelerator, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Appcelerator
Rank 588 564 568
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing Appcelerator 12 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.021% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.044% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +35.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £500 £290
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +72.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25763 25003 27340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.34% 46.85% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14425 13841 13899
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 1121 1386
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Appcelerator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Appcelerator within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Appcelerator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Appcelerator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Appcelerator within the UK.

Appcelerator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Appcelerator
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Appcelerator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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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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
England -14 12 £350 -22.22% 5
South East -8 5 £313 -37.50%
London -7 4 - - 3
Preston - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Warwick - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 2
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Aylesbury - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - -

Appcelerator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Appcelerator 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 Appcelerator.

1 23 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 19 (82.61%) Apple iOS
2 19 (82.61%) Android
3 11 (47.83%) Mobile App
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 7 (30.43%) HTML5
7 6 (26.09%) CSS3
7 6 (26.09%) Android Development
7 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
8 5 (21.74%) Axure RP
8 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) Adobe
9 4 (17.39%) Scrum
9 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
10 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) Smartphone
10 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
10 3 (13.04%) MS Office
10 3 (13.04%) Flash
10 3 (13.04%) iPhone
10 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) PhoneGap
11 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
11 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
11 2 (8.70%) Retail
11 2 (8.70%) Games

Appcelerator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Appcelerator 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 Appcelerator. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Drupal
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 5 (21.74%) Axure RP
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Calabash
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Firebug
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Automotive
2 2 (8.70%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (21.74%) User Experience Designer
3 5 (21.74%) Designer
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Trainer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) HTML5
4 6 (26.09%) CSS3
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 3 (13.04%) Flash
6 3 (13.04%) PhoneGap
7 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
7 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.35%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.35%) Sass
8 1 (4.35%) Underscore.js
8 1 (4.35%) Ajax
8 1 (4.35%) Symfony
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
8 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Mobile App
2 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Smartphone
3 3 (13.04%) iPhone
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) FMCG
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Android
1 19 (82.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Android Development
1 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
2 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.35%) Web Design
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Xamarin