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 22 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 540 491 572
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +81
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 55 87 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.16% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.57% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 57 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £351 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% +10.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £471 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +3.17%
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
15617 15211 15394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.53% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 9790 9471
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 260 364
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
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 22 August 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 22 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 -55 54 £350 -0.14% 26
London -19 25 £365 -1.01% 11
City of London +17 10 £370 +4.22% 7
Birmingham +8 7 - - 3
West Midlands -19 7 - - 3
East of England -23 7 £358 -
North West +5 6 £275 +17.02% 2
South East -1 6 £300 -6.97% 7
Kent - 4 £213 -
Cheshire -1 3 £275 +25.00% 1
Manchester -4 3 - - 1
Chester - 3 £275 - 1
Surrey 0 2 £375 +16.27% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £376 -
East Midlands - 2 £293 - 1
West Yorkshire +11 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -1 1 - - 1
South West -35 1 - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 3
Gloucestershire - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Birkenhead - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 82 (84.54%) HTML
2 70 (72.16%) HTML5
3 68 (70.10%) JavaScript
4 60 (61.86%) CSS
5 50 (51.55%) Mobile App
6 45 (46.39%) Android
6 45 (46.39%) Apple iOS
7 35 (36.08%) AngularJS
8 30 (30.93%) CSS3
9 29 (29.90%) Apache Cordova
9 29 (29.90%) jQuery
10 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (24.74%) Java
11 24 (24.74%) iOS Development
12 22 (22.68%) MVC
13 21 (21.65%) Android Development
14 20 (20.62%) XML
15 17 (17.53%) Responsive Web Design
16 16 (16.49%) Web Services
17 15 (15.46%) JSON
18 13 (13.40%) OO
18 13 (13.40%) .NET
18 13 (13.40%) Sencha
18 13 (13.40%) Git (software)
19 12 (12.37%) Sass
19 12 (12.37%) Objective-C
20 11 (11.34%) Scrum
20 11 (11.34%) Windows
20 11 (11.34%) Node.js
21 10 (10.31%) iPhone

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (11.34%) Node.js
2 3 (3.09%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.06%) SSL
2 1 (1.03%) VPN
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (3.09%) Datomic
2 1 (1.03%) SQLite
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.31%) JIRA
3 9 (9.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 8 (8.25%) Xcode
5 6 (6.19%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.19%) Subversion
6 5 (5.15%) Maven
6 5 (5.15%) Grunt
7 3 (3.09%) Ant
7 3 (3.09%) JUnit
7 3 (3.09%) Yeoman
8 2 (2.06%) Bower
8 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.06%) Mocha
8 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.06%) Introscope
9 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.03%) Firebug
9 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (10.31%) Publishing
2 7 (7.22%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Games
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 86 (88.66%) Developer
2 33 (34.02%) Mobile Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Web Developer
4 11 (11.34%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Mobile Web Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Android Developer
7 7 (7.22%) iOS Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Architect
8 6 (6.19%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.09%) Programmer
10 3 (3.09%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.09%) UI Programmer
11 2 (2.06%) Mobile Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.06%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (84.54%) HTML
2 70 (72.16%) HTML5
3 60 (61.86%) CSS
4 35 (36.08%) AngularJS
5 30 (30.93%) CSS3
6 29 (29.90%) Apache Cordova
6 29 (29.90%) jQuery
7 20 (20.62%) XML
8 16 (16.49%) Web Services
9 15 (15.46%) JSON
10 13 (13.40%) .NET
11 12 (12.37%) Sass
12 9 (9.28%) Ajax
12 9 (9.28%) SOAP
13 8 (8.25%) Backbone.js
14 7 (7.22%) LESS
14 7 (7.22%) REST
15 6 (6.19%) Spring
16 5 (5.15%) Hibernate
16 5 (5.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (51.55%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.31%) iPhone
3 7 (7.22%) iPad
4 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.12%) Social Media
6 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.06%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.03%) PKI
8 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.03%) Animation
8 1 (1.03%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.03%) Open Source
8 1 (1.03%) FMCG
8 1 (1.03%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (46.39%) Android
1 45 (46.39%) Apple iOS
2 11 (11.34%) Windows
3 7 (7.22%) Windows Phone
4 3 (3.09%) Linux
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (2.06%) UNIX
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) iOS Development
3 22 (22.68%) MVC
4 21 (21.65%) Android Development
5 17 (17.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (13.40%) OO
7 11 (11.34%) Scrum
8 10 (10.31%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (8.25%) SOA
10 7 (7.22%) TDD
10 7 (7.22%) Web Design
10 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.22%) OOP
11 5 (5.15%) Web Development
11 5 (5.15%) Kanban
11 5 (5.15%) Web Application Development
12 4 (4.12%) BDD
12 4 (4.12%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 68 (70.10%) JavaScript
2 24 (24.74%) Java
3 12 (12.37%) Objective-C
4 9 (9.28%) SQL
5 8 (8.25%) C#
6 3 (3.09%) C
6 3 (3.09%) Clojure
6 3 (3.09%) ClojureScript
7 2 (2.06%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.06%) Python
7 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.06%) Ruby
8 1 (1.03%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.03%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Sencha
2 6 (6.19%) Xamarin
3 5 (5.15%) Facebook
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.12%) Apple
4 4 (4.12%) Google
5 3 (3.09%) hybris
5 3 (3.09%) Appcelerator
6 2 (2.06%) Splunk
6 2 (2.06%) Adobe
6 2 (2.06%) Perforce
7 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.03%) Citrix
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