Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Mobile Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 151 174
Rank change year-on-year -9 +23 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 6 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +28.00% -
10th Percentile £360 £383 £306
90th Percentile £513 £428 £361
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year +63.64% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,625 3,711 4,244
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.40% 92.06% 92.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,885 1,914 2,281
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £581 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 143 182
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +10.71% -35.03%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £41.80 £38.63
South East median hourly rate £19.19 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.63% -10.00% +14.29%

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Mobile Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in Berkshire

Mobile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Developer in Berkshire

Mobile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Developer in Berkshire

Mobile Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Developer in Berkshire

Mobile Developer
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 Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Reading -5 6 £450 +3.45%
Mobile Developer
South East

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, Mobile Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Mobile Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Xamarin
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 3 (50.00%) Google Play
4 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 3 (50.00%) Google
4 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) 3D Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Android Development
6 1 (16.67%) Mason
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services

Mobile Developer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Google Play
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Mason
3 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Rendering
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft