The table below looks at the statistics for PhoneGap skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhoneGap over the 3 months to 19 September 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 552 504 569
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +65
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 60 82 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.54% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £244 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £471 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £288 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.39% -10.15%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15650 15213 15616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.17% 28.83% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10137 9787 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 266 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

PhoneGap
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PhoneGap Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Trend

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

PhoneGap Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PhoneGap within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PhoneGap Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PhoneGap
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap within the UK.

PhoneGap Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PhoneGap
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PhoneGap within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -28 59 £350 - 17
London -19 24 £370 -1.33% 8
South East +8 11 £350 +15.22% 1
City of London +15 9 £498 +40.14% 3
West Midlands -13 9 £419 +82.06% 1
Birmingham +4 8 £500 +117.39% 1
North West -2 6 £275 +17.02% 2
East of England -16 5 £350 - 2
Cheshire +12 4 £275 +25.00% 2
West Yorkshire +9 4 - - 1
Yorkshire +2 4 - - 1
Surrey -6 4 £375 +16.27%
Kent - 4 £213 -
Chester - 3 £275 - 2
Manchester -11 2 - -
Oxfordshire -4 1 £300 +30.43%
Staffordshire - 1 £338 -
Leicestershire - 1 £290 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £338 -
East Midlands - 1 £290 -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Cleveland - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 1
Teesside - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Thame - - - -

PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap.

1 73 (80.22%) HTML
2 65 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 64 (70.33%) HTML5
4 57 (62.64%) CSS
5 54 (59.34%) Mobile App
6 44 (48.35%) Android
7 42 (46.15%) Apple iOS
8 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (31.87%) AngularJS
9 29 (31.87%) Apache Cordova
10 25 (27.47%) Java
11 24 (26.37%) iOS Development
12 23 (25.27%) MVC
12 23 (25.27%) jQuery
13 22 (24.18%) XML
14 21 (23.08%) Android Development
14 21 (23.08%) CSS3
15 18 (19.78%) User Experience
15 18 (19.78%) Web Services
16 17 (18.68%) JSON
16 17 (18.68%) Responsive Web Design
17 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
17 16 (17.58%) .NET
18 15 (16.48%) OO
19 13 (14.29%) Sencha
20 12 (13.19%) JIRA
21 11 (12.09%) Objective-C
21 11 (12.09%) SQL
21 11 (12.09%) REST
22 10 (10.99%) Mobile Application Development

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.89%) Node.js
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
2 1 (1.10%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.20%) SSL
2 1 (1.10%) VPN
2 1 (1.10%) DNS
2 1 (1.10%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (3.30%) SQLite
1 3 (3.30%) Datomic
2 2 (2.20%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.19%) JIRA
3 10 (10.99%) Xcode
4 9 (9.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 7 (7.69%) Subversion
6 6 (6.59%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.49%) Maven
8 4 (4.40%) Ant
9 3 (3.30%) JUnit
10 2 (2.20%) Bower
10 2 (2.20%) Grunt
10 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.20%) Mocha
10 2 (2.20%) Introscope
11 1 (1.10%) Selenium
11 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.10%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Publishing
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Games
3 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Automotive
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (89.01%) Developer
2 34 (37.36%) Mobile Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Web Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Android Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Mobile Web Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Architect
7 6 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.30%) Programmer
11 2 (2.20%) Mobile Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.20%) Senior iOS Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Junior
11 2 (2.20%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (80.22%) HTML
2 64 (70.33%) HTML5
3 57 (62.64%) CSS
4 29 (31.87%) AngularJS
4 29 (31.87%) Apache Cordova
5 23 (25.27%) jQuery
6 22 (24.18%) XML
7 21 (23.08%) CSS3
8 18 (19.78%) Web Services
9 17 (18.68%) JSON
10 16 (17.58%) .NET
11 11 (12.09%) REST
12 9 (9.89%) SOAP
13 7 (7.69%) Backbone.js
14 6 (6.59%) RESTful
14 6 (6.59%) Sencha Touch
14 6 (6.59%) Ajax
15 5 (5.49%) Hibernate
15 5 (5.49%) XSL
15 5 (5.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 54 (59.34%) Mobile App
2 18 (19.78%) User Experience
3 7 (7.69%) iPhone
3 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.59%) iPad
5 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.40%) Social Media
7 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.20%) Online Games
8 1 (1.10%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.10%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.10%) PKI
8 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.10%) Animation
8 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) FMCG
8 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.35%) Android
2 42 (46.15%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.59%) Windows
4 4 (4.40%) Linux
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.20%) UNIX
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.37%) iOS Development
3 23 (25.27%) MVC
4 21 (23.08%) Android Development
5 17 (18.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (16.48%) OO
7 10 (10.99%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (10.99%) SOA
7 10 (10.99%) Scrum
8 9 (9.89%) OOP
9 7 (7.69%) TDD
10 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.49%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.49%) Web Development
10 5 (5.49%) Web Application Development
10 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.40%) MVVM
11 4 (4.40%) Analytics
11 4 (4.40%) BDD
11 4 (4.40%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 25 (27.47%) Java
3 11 (12.09%) Objective-C
3 11 (12.09%) SQL
4 8 (8.79%) C#
5 3 (3.30%) C
5 3 (3.30%) Clojure
5 3 (3.30%) ClojureScript
6 2 (2.20%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.20%) PHP
6 2 (2.20%) Python
6 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.20%) Ruby
7 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.10%) ISEB
4 1 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Ansible
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) Sencha
2 9 (9.89%) Xamarin
3 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.40%) Facebook
4 4 (4.40%) Appcelerator
4 4 (4.40%) Google
5 3 (3.30%) Apple
6 2 (2.20%) Splunk
6 2 (2.20%) Adobe
6 2 (2.20%) Perforce
7 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.10%) Citrix
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