Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Mobile Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 174 174
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 +14
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 8 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.19% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £320 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.92% -0.81%
South East median daily rate £400 £463 £363
% change year-on-year -13.51% +27.59% +27.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £36.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £36.50 -

Mobile Application Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3431 3497 3953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.54% 81.33% 78.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1797 1881 2176
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £229
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 133 179
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.40
90th Percentile £39.60 £47.50 £44.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Mobile Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Application Development in Berkshire

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Application Development in Berkshire

Mobile Application Development
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ascot - 2 £450 -
Mobile Application Development
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) NUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) HSPA
4 3 (37.50%) LTE
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) Android Development
4 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
4 3 (37.50%) Android Studio
4 3 (37.50%) VoLTE
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) GSM
4 3 (37.50%) WCDMA
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) 3G
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management

Mobile Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) 3G
1 3 (37.50%) GSM
1 3 (37.50%) HSPA
1 3 (37.50%) LTE
1 3 (37.50%) VoLTE
1 3 (37.50%) VoWiFi
1 3 (37.50%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Android Studio
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Xcode
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Xamarin Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Coach
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Scrum Master
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Design
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Apple Swift
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
1 3 (37.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Apple
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Xamarin