The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 549 497 570
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +73
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 44 71 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.14% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 1.21% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 6
Average daily rate
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£366 £351 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +8.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £325 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £438 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.39% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6995 5870 6070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.80% 11.50% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4485 3689 3562
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 143 221
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.65 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

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 Development Applications 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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 -52 43 £375 +6.99% 31
London -22 19 £450 +28.38% 17
City of London +5 7 £501 +42.79% 8
Yorkshire +8 5 £375 +13.63% 1
North West +3 5 £280 +27.27% 5
East of England -21 5 £376 - 2
Birmingham +1 4 - - 1
West Midlands -12 4 - - 1
South West -26 4 £325 +13.04% 2
Cheshire +6 3 £275 +25.00% 2
Suffolk - 3 £463 - 2
Chester - 3 £275 - 2
Manchester - 2 £285 -
Leeds - 2 £375 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £376 -
Bristol - 1 £325 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £295 - 1
Merseyside - - - - 2
South East - - - - 2
Scotland - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chatteris - - - -
Derby - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Lancaster - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -

PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (87.23%) HTML
2 69 (73.40%) HTML5
3 66 (70.21%) JavaScript
4 62 (65.96%) CSS
5 48 (51.06%) Apple iOS
6 46 (48.94%) Mobile App
7 45 (47.87%) Android
8 36 (38.30%) CSS3
9 28 (29.79%) jQuery
10 25 (26.60%) AngularJS
10 25 (26.60%) iOS Development
11 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (20.21%) MVC
12 19 (20.21%) Android Development
12 19 (20.21%) Sass
13 18 (19.15%) Apache Cordova
14 17 (18.09%) Java
15 15 (15.96%) Windows
15 15 (15.96%) Objective-C
15 15 (15.96%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (14.89%) OO
17 13 (13.83%) .NET
17 13 (13.83%) LESS
18 12 (12.77%) Backbone.js
18 12 (12.77%) Sencha
18 12 (12.77%) iPhone
19 11 (11.70%) JSON
19 11 (11.70%) Web Services
20 10 (10.64%) Windows Phone
20 10 (10.64%) XML

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (9.57%) Node.js
2 3 (3.19%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Trello
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.13%) SSL
2 1 (1.06%) VPN
2 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.06%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 8 (8.51%) Grunt
3 7 (7.45%) Xcode
4 6 (6.38%) Yeoman
4 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.26%) Subversion
6 3 (3.19%) JUnit
6 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.13%) Introscope
7 2 (2.13%) JIRA
8 1 (1.06%) Firebug
8 1 (1.06%) Maven
8 1 (1.06%) Mocha
8 1 (1.06%) Bower
8 1 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.06%) Ant
General
1 6 (6.38%) Finance
1 6 (6.38%) Publishing
2 3 (3.19%) Banking
2 3 (3.19%) Legal
2 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (88.30%) Developer
2 29 (30.85%) Mobile Developer
3 18 (19.15%) Web Developer
4 15 (15.96%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (11.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (11.70%) Mobile Web Developer
6 9 (9.57%) iOS Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Android Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (5.32%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Architect
8 5 (5.32%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Programmer
9 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.26%) UI Developer
9 4 (4.26%) UI Programmer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (87.23%) HTML
2 69 (73.40%) HTML5
3 62 (65.96%) CSS
4 36 (38.30%) CSS3
5 28 (29.79%) jQuery
6 25 (26.60%) AngularJS
7 19 (20.21%) Sass
8 18 (19.15%) Apache Cordova
9 13 (13.83%) LESS
9 13 (13.83%) .NET
10 12 (12.77%) Backbone.js
11 11 (11.70%) Web Services
11 11 (11.70%) JSON
12 10 (10.64%) XML
12 10 (10.64%) Ajax
13 6 (6.38%) Spring
13 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET
14 5 (5.32%) JSP
14 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (4.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (48.94%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.77%) iPhone
3 8 (8.51%) iPad
4 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.13%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (2.13%) Open Source
7 1 (1.06%) FMCG
7 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.06%) Animation
7 1 (1.06%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.06%) PKI
7 1 (1.06%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (51.06%) Apple iOS
2 45 (47.87%) Android
3 15 (15.96%) Windows
4 10 (10.64%) Windows Phone
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (2.13%) Linux
6 2 (2.13%) UNIX
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.60%) iOS Development
2 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.21%) MVC
3 19 (20.21%) Android Development
4 15 (15.96%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (14.89%) OO
6 9 (9.57%) Web Development
6 9 (9.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (9.57%) Scrum
7 7 (7.45%) Web Application Development
8 6 (6.38%) Web Design
9 5 (5.32%) Kanban
9 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.32%) TDD
9 5 (5.32%) SOA
10 4 (4.26%) OOP
11 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.19%) MVVM
11 3 (3.19%) BDD
11 3 (3.19%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.21%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.09%) Java
3 15 (15.96%) Objective-C
4 8 (8.51%) C#
5 4 (4.26%) PHP
6 3 (3.19%) SQL
6 3 (3.19%) C
6 3 (3.19%) Clojure
6 3 (3.19%) ClojureScript
7 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.13%) Ruby
7 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.13%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.06%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) Scala
8 1 (1.06%) C++
8 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Sencha
2 7 (7.45%) Apple
3 5 (5.32%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.26%) Google
5 3 (3.19%) hybris
5 3 (3.19%) Appcelerator
6 2 (2.13%) Splunk
6 2 (2.13%) Perforce
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.13%) Adobe
7 1 (1.06%) Citrix
7 1 (1.06%) Facebook
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