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 5 February 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.

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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Appcelerator
Rank 614 587 559
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -28
Contract jobs citing Appcelerator 5 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.028% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.060% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 19
Average daily rate £325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
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
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -6 5 £325 - 5
Manchester -13 4 £325 -7.14%
North West -14 4 £325 -7.14%
Hampshire +2 1 £300 +14.28%
South East -3 1 £300 +9.09%

Appcelerator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) Xcode
3 6 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 6 (75.00%) iOS SDK
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (62.50%) Android
4 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (50.00%) WCF
5 4 (50.00%) jQuery
5 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (50.00%) Android SDK
5 4 (50.00%) PhoneGap
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Xamarin
5 4 (50.00%) Ajax
5 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Java

Appcelerator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 6 (75.00%) Xcode
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) iOS SDK
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Android Development
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) SOLID
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
2 3 (37.50%) OpenText
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy