The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 29 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.

Mobile Application Development
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 91 84
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 4 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.36% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.45% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Median daily rate £400 £358 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% -14.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +14.28% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.54 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -46.96%  

Mobile Application Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1203 1321 1273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 79.51% 80.16% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 814 728
Median daily rate £388 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.64% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 43
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +71.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Application Development in the East Midlands

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Application Development in the East Midlands

Mobile Application Development
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -1 3 £400 -27.27% 3
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Mobile Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (75.00%) Android Development
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) JSON

Mobile Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Grunt
1 1 (12.50%) gulp
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Systems Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) React Native
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Android Development
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) ECMAScript
2 1 (12.50%) ES6
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe