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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 35 41
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 16 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.61% 1.88% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.98% 7.79% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 6
Median daily rate £425 £325 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -28.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +34.54% -19.11%  

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 89 77 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 31.23% 24.06% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 66
Median daily rate £384 £375 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% -15.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £219 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £589 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 30 March 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
Bedford +2 5 £450 +38.46%
Luton +8 1 £425 +21.42% 2
Mobile App
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) Cucumber
3 17 (65.38%) Ruby
3 17 (65.38%) Python
4 16 (61.54%) Calabash
5 15 (57.69%) API Testing
5 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
5 15 (57.69%) Apple iOS
6 13 (50.00%) Java
6 13 (50.00%) Android
7 12 (46.15%) JIRA
8 11 (42.31%) QA
8 11 (42.31%) Selenium
8 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
9 10 (38.46%) SQL
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
9 10 (38.46%) Capybara
10 9 (34.62%) Appium
11 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
11 7 (26.92%) Xamarin
11 7 (26.92%) Gherkin
11 7 (26.92%) SDET
12 6 (23.08%) BDD
13 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
13 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (19.23%) Web Services
14 3 (11.54%) HTML
14 3 (11.54%) ISEB
14 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 16 (61.54%) Calabash
3 12 (46.15%) JIRA
4 11 (42.31%) Selenium
5 10 (38.46%) Capybara
5 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
6 9 (34.62%) Appium
7 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Test Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Applications Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Mobile Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (7.69%) iOS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Web Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Android Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (3.85%) QA Automation Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Gherkin
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 3 (11.54%) JSON
3 3 (11.54%) Redux
3 3 (11.54%) Sass
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) Behat
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Apple iOS
2 13 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) API Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Python
1 17 (65.38%) Ruby
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) QA
2 7 (26.92%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Xamarin
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