The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 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.

Mobile Application Development
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 - 86
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.25% - 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £405 £345
% change year-on-year -7.40% +17.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -1.17%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1007 1158 1200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.71% 85.40% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 637 640
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Median hourly rate £15.86 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.35% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Application Development in Edinburgh

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Application Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source Development
3 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 4 (57.14%) jMock
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) Mockito
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
6 1 (14.29%) React Native

Mobile Application Development
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 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) jMock
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Mockito
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
2 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
4 1 (14.29%) JDBC
4 1 (14.29%) JSF
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source Development
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin