Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Cross-Platform Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cross-Platform Development over the 6 months to 14 December 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.

Cross-Platform Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 234 260
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 +38
Contract jobs citing Cross-Platform Development 7 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.097% 0.031% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.035% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
City of London median daily rate £475 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -13.04% -
10th Percentile £463 £475 £450
90th Percentile £525 £525 £588
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £575
% change year-on-year -5.00% -13.04% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
City of London median hourly rate - - £36.25
Central London median hourly rate - - £36.25

Cross-Platform 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6355 5735 7161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.39% 87.62% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5076 4555 5712
City of London median daily rate £510 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 53 65
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.15 £13.75 £12.12
90th Percentile £31.05 £55.00 £43.90
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +6.58% -6.17% +14.52%

Cross-Platform Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cross-Platform Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cross-Platform Development in the City of London

Cross-Platform Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cross-Platform Development in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cross-Platform Development in the City of London

Cross-Platform Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cross-Platform Development in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cross-Platform Development in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cross-Platform 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cross-Platform Development.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) Apache Cordova
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) PhoneGap
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) React Native
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
4 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
4 4 (57.14%) Android Development
4 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
4 4 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (57.14%) Apple
4 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
4 4 (57.14%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) Sass
5 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 3 (42.86%) Social Media
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Spring
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
5 3 (42.86%) Docker
5 3 (42.86%) DevOps

Cross-Platform Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) Mule
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) CloudBees
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Capybara
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Mocha
1 2 (28.57%) QUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cordova Developer
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Cordova
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) CSS3
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
1 5 (71.43%) PhoneGap
1 5 (71.43%) React Native
1 5 (71.43%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Sass
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
3 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
3 2 (28.57%) Dojo
3 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Mustache
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (42.86%) Social Media
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Android
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) Android Development
4 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
4 4 (57.14%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) ATDD
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) Coaching
6 2 (28.57%) Kanban
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile First
6 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
6 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 1 (14.29%) Microservices
7 1 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Telerik
2 2 (28.57%) Xamarin