Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 103 132
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 -10
Contract jobs citing Mobile Development 4 36 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.19% 1.21% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.36% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -31.58%
10th Percentile £328 £338 £230
90th Percentile £458 £450 £440
Scotland median daily rate £500 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -
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 1,808 2,656 2,390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.72% 89.19% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 1,358 1,394
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £555
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 17
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% -0.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.93 £11.09
90th Percentile £35.00 £44.27 £38.36
Scotland median hourly rate £20.75 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year -17.00% -4.76% -16.00%

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 16 October 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) Kotlin
3 1 (25.00%) Core Data
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) SQLite
3 1 (25.00%) C#

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (25.00%) React Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Core Data
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Animation
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Kotlin
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin