The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mobile Application
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 35 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.18% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.16% 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £363
% change year-on-year -2.43% +13.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.46% -4.70%  

Mobile App is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 114 92 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 31.75% 28.40% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 64 50
Median daily rate £405 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £268 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £46.07 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.61% +15.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Mobile App as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in Bedfordshire

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile App in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Bedfordshire

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £313 -
Bedford - 1 £400 -
Mobile App
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Test Automation
2 17 (56.67%) Cucumber
2 17 (56.67%) Apple iOS
3 15 (50.00%) Android
4 13 (43.33%) API Testing
5 12 (40.00%) Calabash
5 12 (40.00%) Ruby
5 12 (40.00%) JIRA
5 12 (40.00%) Selenium
5 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) Python
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (36.67%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) QA
7 9 (30.00%) SoapUI
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (30.00%) Capybara
8 7 (23.33%) Appium
9 6 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (16.67%) Apple Swift
10 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (16.67%) SDET
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
10 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (13.33%) CSS
11 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Scrum
11 4 (13.33%) iOS Development

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Redis
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Cucumber
2 12 (40.00%) Calabash
2 12 (40.00%) JIRA
2 12 (40.00%) Selenium
3 9 (30.00%) Capybara
3 9 (30.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (23.33%) Appium
5 3 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.67%) Protractor
6 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Applications Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Mobile Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) iOS Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Android Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
7 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Web Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) CSS3
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 3 (10.00%) Dojo
3 3 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) Behat
5 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) Material Design
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Apple iOS
2 15 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Test Automation
3 13 (43.33%) API Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) SDET
5 4 (13.33%) BDD
5 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Android Development
7 2 (6.67%) Case Management
7 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.67%) QA Automation
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (40.00%) Python
1 12 (40.00%) Ruby
2 11 (36.67%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.33%) Apple