The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PhoneGap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PhoneGap over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

PhoneGap
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 160 196
Rank change year-on-year +8 +36  
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 3
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PhoneGap is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1250 1176 1729
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.88% 34.75% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1007 1404
Median daily rate £500 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 12
Median hourly rate £24.86 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.30% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £20.00 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

PhoneGap
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing PhoneGap as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for PhoneGap in the City of London

PhoneGap
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 PhoneGap in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for PhoneGap in the City of London

PhoneGap
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PhoneGap in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PhoneGap in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap.

1 13 (76.47%) Scrum
1 13 (76.47%) Objective-C
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Apache Cordova
3 10 (58.82%) iOS Development
3 10 (58.82%) Mobile Development
3 10 (58.82%) Cross-Platform Development
3 10 (58.82%) Apple
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) Android
3 10 (58.82%) Apple iOS
3 10 (58.82%) REST
4 9 (52.94%) Node.js
4 9 (52.94%) HTML5
4 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
4 9 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) React
4 9 (52.94%) Android Development
4 9 (52.94%) Apple Swift
4 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
5 8 (47.06%) BDD
5 8 (47.06%) TDD
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
6 6 (35.29%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) Xamarin
6 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
6 6 (35.29%) React Native
6 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile First

PhoneGap
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 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Google Play
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (23.53%) CouchDB
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Capybara
1 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
1 5 (29.41%) JUnit
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) Android Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (5.88%) CircleCI
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (35.29%) iOS Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Android Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (17.65%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Cordova Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Apache Cordova
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) REST
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 9 (52.94%) HTML5
3 9 (52.94%) Node.js
3 9 (52.94%) React
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) React Native
6 5 (29.41%) Backbone.js
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) Dojo
6 5 (29.41%) Ember.js
6 5 (29.41%) JSON
6 5 (29.41%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Android SDK
7 3 (17.65%) Modernizr
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (29.41%) Social Media
2 5 (29.41%) User Experience
3 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Android
1 10 (58.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (76.47%) Scrum
2 10 (58.82%) Cross-Platform Development
2 10 (58.82%) iOS Development
2 10 (58.82%) Mobile Development
3 9 (52.94%) Android Development
4 8 (47.06%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
6 5 (29.41%) ATDD
6 5 (29.41%) Kanban
6 5 (29.41%) Mobile First
6 5 (29.41%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) Prototyping
6 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 5 (29.41%) User Stories
6 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Objective-C
2 9 (52.94%) Apple Swift
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) Erlang
5 1 (5.88%) F#
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Apple
2 6 (35.29%) Xamarin
3 5 (29.41%) Telerik
4 3 (17.65%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Appcelerator
5 1 (5.88%) Kony
5 1 (5.88%) Sencha