The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 89 77
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 10 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.89% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.15% 2.61% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Median daily rate £344 £400 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% +53.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £238 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £530 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £363
% change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.79% -4.70%  

Mobile App is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 317 460 328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.81% 34.15% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 224 159
Median daily rate £398 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Median hourly rate £43.39 £47.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +156.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Mobile App as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in Edinburgh

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Edinburgh

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) User Experience
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Java
5 8 (30.77%) SOAP
6 7 (26.92%) Web Services
6 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
6 7 (26.92%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (23.08%) Banking
8 5 (19.23%) MVC
8 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
8 5 (19.23%) iOS Development
9 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
9 4 (15.38%) Sass
9 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
9 4 (15.38%) REST
9 4 (15.38%) HTML5
9 4 (15.38%) Mockito
9 4 (15.38%) Spring
9 4 (15.38%) JIRA
9 4 (15.38%) Spring MVC
9 4 (15.38%) jMock
9 4 (15.38%) jQuery
9 4 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (15.38%) Open Source
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) Hibernate

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (11.54%) Confluence
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) jMock
2 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Mockito
3 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.69%) Maven
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Xcode
5 1 (3.85%) Ant
5 1 (3.85%) Calabash
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) iOS Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (11.54%) User Experience Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Senior User Experience Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) SOAP
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
4 4 (15.38%) J2EE
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) Sass
4 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 4 (15.38%) Spring MVC
5 3 (11.54%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) Ajax
6 2 (7.69%) Cocoa
6 2 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (7.69%) Node.js
6 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
2 2 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Animation
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (19.23%) iOS Development
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Open Source
4 4 (15.38%) Open Source Development
4 4 (15.38%) Prototyping
4 4 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (15.38%) SDLC
4 4 (15.38%) SOA
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
5 3 (11.54%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 3 (11.54%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 3 (11.54%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) Quantitative Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Usability Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) Apple Swift
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Apple
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Alterian
2 1 (3.85%) IBM