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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 558 518 560
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +42
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 59 72 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.14% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.47% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 24
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £248 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £471 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £288 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.39% -8.73%
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
15355 15252 15663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.84% 28.95% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10019 9918 9361
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 256 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 October 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 1 October 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 58 £350 - 26
London -20 22 £365 -8.75% 12
South East -5 13 £350 +35.26% 3
West Midlands -12 8 £419 +82.06% 1
City of London +21 7 £370 -5.73% 6
Birmingham 0 7 £500 +117.39% 1
Yorkshire +2 5 £300 -4.76%
West Yorkshire -2 5 £300 +10.09%
North West -6 5 - - 4
East of England - 5 £350 - 2
Surrey 0 4 £375 +59.57% 1
Kent - 4 £213 -
Manchester -13 3 - - 1
Cheshire - 2 - - 3
Oxfordshire -6 1 £300 +30.43%
Leicestershire - 1 £290 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £338 -
Chester - 1 - - 2
Staffordshire - 1 £338 -
East Midlands - 1 £290 - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
Cleveland - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 2
South West - - - - 3
Scotland - - - - 2
Teesside - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Epsom - - - -

PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 74 (79.57%) HTML
2 69 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 64 (68.82%) HTML5
4 59 (63.44%) CSS
5 55 (59.14%) Mobile App
6 46 (49.46%) Android
7 43 (46.24%) Apple iOS
8 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (31.18%) AngularJS
10 28 (30.11%) Apache Cordova
11 26 (27.96%) Java
12 25 (26.88%) MVC
13 24 (25.81%) XML
13 24 (25.81%) iOS Development
14 23 (24.73%) jQuery
15 21 (22.58%) Android Development
16 20 (21.51%) CSS3
16 20 (21.51%) JSON
17 19 (20.43%) Web Services
18 18 (19.35%) .NET
18 18 (19.35%) User Experience
19 17 (18.28%) Responsive Web Design
19 17 (18.28%) OO
20 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
21 13 (13.98%) REST
22 12 (12.90%) Sencha
22 12 (12.90%) JIRA
22 12 (12.90%) Xcode
22 12 (12.90%) Objective-C
23 11 (11.83%) C#

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (8.60%) Node.js
2 1 (1.08%) Apache
2 1 (1.08%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.15%) SSL
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) VPN
2 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) MySQL
1 4 (4.30%) SQLite
2 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.23%) Datomic
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.90%) JIRA
2 12 (12.90%) Xcode
3 9 (9.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 7 (7.53%) Subversion
4 7 (7.53%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.38%) Maven
6 4 (4.30%) Ant
6 4 (4.30%) JUnit
7 3 (3.23%) Introscope
8 2 (2.15%) Mocha
8 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.15%) Bower
8 2 (2.15%) Grunt
9 1 (1.08%) Selenium
9 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.08%) Moq
General
1 8 (8.60%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Publishing
3 3 (3.23%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Games
3 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Automotive
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 83 (89.25%) Developer
2 35 (37.63%) Mobile Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Web Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Android Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Mobile Web Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Architect
6 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.38%) iOS Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.30%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Junior
8 3 (3.23%) Programmer
9 2 (2.15%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (79.57%) HTML
2 64 (68.82%) HTML5
3 59 (63.44%) CSS
4 29 (31.18%) AngularJS
5 28 (30.11%) Apache Cordova
6 24 (25.81%) XML
7 23 (24.73%) jQuery
8 20 (21.51%) CSS3
8 20 (21.51%) JSON
9 19 (20.43%) Web Services
10 18 (19.35%) .NET
11 13 (13.98%) REST
12 9 (9.68%) SOAP
13 7 (7.53%) Ajax
13 7 (7.53%) Backbone.js
13 7 (7.53%) RESTful
14 6 (6.45%) Sencha Touch
15 5 (5.38%) Hibernate
15 5 (5.38%) XSL
15 5 (5.38%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 55 (59.14%) Mobile App
2 18 (19.35%) User Experience
3 8 (8.60%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.53%) iPhone
5 6 (6.45%) iPad
6 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.30%) Social Media
8 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.15%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (2.15%) Online Games
10 1 (1.08%) PKI
10 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
10 1 (1.08%) Animation
10 1 (1.08%) E-Learning
10 1 (1.08%) Mobile Games
10 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.08%) Open Source
10 1 (1.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 46 (49.46%) Android
2 43 (46.24%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.45%) Windows
4 5 (5.38%) Linux
5 3 (3.23%) UNIX
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) MVC
3 24 (25.81%) iOS Development
4 21 (22.58%) Android Development
5 17 (18.28%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (18.28%) OO
6 11 (11.83%) SOA
7 10 (10.75%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (10.75%) Scrum
8 9 (9.68%) OOP
9 8 (8.60%) TDD
10 6 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (5.38%) Web Development
11 5 (5.38%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.38%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.38%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.30%) MVVM
12 4 (4.30%) Analytics
12 4 (4.30%) BDD
12 4 (4.30%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 26 (27.96%) Java
3 12 (12.90%) Objective-C
4 11 (11.83%) C#
4 11 (11.83%) SQL
5 3 (3.23%) ActionScript
5 3 (3.23%) PHP
5 3 (3.23%) C
5 3 (3.23%) ClojureScript
5 3 (3.23%) Clojure
6 2 (2.15%) Python
6 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.15%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Sencha
2 11 (11.83%) Xamarin
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.30%) Facebook
4 4 (4.30%) Appcelerator
4 4 (4.30%) Google
5 3 (3.23%) Perforce
5 3 (3.23%) Splunk
6 2 (2.15%) Adobe
6 2 (2.15%) Apple
7 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix
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