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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 152 185
Rank change year-on-year -4 +33  
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.060% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.18% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Median daily rate £455 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.07% -11.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £235 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £471 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 1073 1090 1552
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 35.04% 32.50% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 917 1243
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +100.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 6 (85.71%) Apache Cordova
2 5 (71.43%) Apple
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 5 (71.43%) Apple Swift
2 5 (71.43%) Cross-Platform Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Android
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) Android Development
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) Xamarin
4 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
4 3 (42.86%) ATDD
4 3 (42.86%) Capybara
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) React
4 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile First
4 3 (42.86%) React Native
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Cucumber

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Capybara
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Android Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Android Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Apache Cordova
2 5 (71.43%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Dojo
4 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) React
4 3 (42.86%) React Native
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
5 2 (28.57%) Core Data
5 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
5 2 (28.57%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Social Media
4 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Cross-Platform Development
1 5 (71.43%) iOS Development
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Android Development
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
3 3 (42.86%) ATDD
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile First
3 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
3 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Apple Swift
1 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Apple
2 4 (57.14%) Xamarin
3 3 (42.86%) Telerik
4 2 (28.57%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator
5 1 (14.29%) Kony
5 1 (14.29%) Sencha
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