Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Mobile Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Development over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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 Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 141 100
Rank change year-on-year +26 -41 +29
Contract jobs citing Mobile Development 17 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.035% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.040% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £225 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.89% -45.45% +6.45%
10th Percentile £388 £213 £320
90th Percentile £463 £238 £538
Scotland median daily rate £425 £238 £350
% change year-on-year +78.95% -32.14% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Mobile Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,300 2,526 1,521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.92% 87.28% 85.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,177 1,472 924
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £281 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 32
Edinburgh median hourly rate £27.75 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -16.00% +31.44%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.43 £14.07
90th Percentile £46.41 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -2.33% +2.38%

Mobile Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Mobile Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Development in Edinburgh

Mobile Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mobile Development.

1 15 (88.24%) Android
2 11 (64.71%) Android Development
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
5 7 (41.18%) Xamarin
6 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
6 5 (29.41%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
7 4 (23.53%) React Native
8 2 (11.76%) Games
8 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) CRM
8 2 (11.76%) Kotlin
8 2 (11.76%) User Experience
9 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
9 1 (5.88%) Project Management
9 1 (5.88%) HTML
9 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
9 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (5.88%) PHP
9 1 (5.88%) SQL
9 1 (5.88%) .NET
9 1 (5.88%) MySQL
9 1 (5.88%) CSS
9 1 (5.88%) Python
9 1 (5.88%) MVC
9 1 (5.88%) LAMP
9 1 (5.88%) TDD
9 1 (5.88%) Banking

Mobile 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Mobile Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Android Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (17.65%) iOS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Android Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) iOS Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) React Native
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) Laravel
2 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Android
2 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Android Development
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
3 5 (29.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Kotlin
1 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Xamarin