Period
to 25 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 25 October 2021 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 163 190
Rank change year-on-year -32 +27 -33
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 962 467 1,143
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.42% 1.71% 1.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.63% 5.30% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 338 785
10th Percentile £360 £309 £328
25th Percentile £413 £363 £398
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £460
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
75th Percentile £575 £530 £556
90th Percentile £666 £575 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £454
% change year-on-year +11.11% -0.88% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 24
10th Percentile £18.80 £23.63 £13.05
25th Percentile £24.50 £31.00 £30.03
Median hourly rate £25.00 £39.25 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year -36.31% -17.37% +90.00%
75th Percentile £60.50 £51.31 £52.50
90th Percentile " £55.00 £122.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -21.88% -32.63% +110.46%

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

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 20,787 8,817 22,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.65% 32.24% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,737 6,107 14,873
10th Percentile £300 £272 £273
25th Percentile £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £638 £613 £588
90th Percentile £733 £725 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 623 270 783
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.23 £11.62
25th Percentile £15.02 £16.24 £14.28
Median hourly rate £24.00 £27.23 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -11.86% +32.83% +1.64%
75th Percentile £48.75 £45.19 £47.50
90th Percentile £64.04 £60.13 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £24.08 £26.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.77% +27.37% +2.50%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Mobile App as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mobile App in England.

Daily rate trend for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mobile App in England over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mobile App in England.

Hourly rate trend for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Mobile App in England over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the England region over the 6 months to 25 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 595 £525 +10.53% 194
Midlands -26 89 £450 +29.50% 58
North of England -79 87 £475 +5.56% 131
South East -48 80 £475 +4.94% 60
West Midlands -29 58 £450 +12.50% 25
Yorkshire -61 43 £500 - 49
North West -32 40 £425 +6.25% 72
East Midlands -29 31 £438 +37.04% 33
South West -30 28 £400 +6.67% 25
East of England -59 18 £375 -16.67% 29
North East -15 4 £450 -8.26% 10
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 England region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 445 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (25.88%) Android
3 244 (25.36%) Apple iOS
4 212 (22.04%) JavaScript
5 195 (20.27%) Java
6 180 (18.71%) User Experience
7 170 (17.67%) Social Skills
8 162 (16.84%) React
9 149 (15.49%) Finance
10 144 (14.97%) Scrum
11 142 (14.76%) DevOps
12 138 (14.35%) HTML
13 134 (13.93%) E-Commerce
13 134 (13.93%) Test Automation
13 134 (13.93%) Azure
14 131 (13.62%) REST
15 127 (13.20%) React Native
15 127 (13.20%) CSS
16 120 (12.47%) Apple Swift
16 120 (12.47%) Mobile Application Development
17 118 (12.27%) Git (software)
18 114 (11.85%) Kotlin
19 106 (11.02%) Android Development
20 103 (10.71%) Node.js
21 102 (10.60%) Retail
22 99 (10.29%) iOS Development
23 94 (9.77%) TDD
24 93 (9.67%) Banking
25 92 (9.56%) Microsoft
26 91 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 52 (5.41%) Confluence
2 37 (3.85%) CMS
3 25 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 22 (2.29%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.73%) Apache
6 6 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (0.62%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.52%) IIS
7 5 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.42%) Headless CMS
9 3 (0.31%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.21%) Drupal
10 2 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.21%) nginx
11 1 (0.10%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.10%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (2.49%) Figma
1 24 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.08%) Sketch
3 11 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (0.94%) InVision
4 9 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.94%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.62%) Adobe XD
8 5 (0.52%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (0.52%) UXPin
9 4 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.42%) Marvel
9 4 (0.42%) Zeplin
10 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.10%) Maximo
3 1 (0.10%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.10%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 134 (13.93%) Azure
2 75 (7.80%) AWS
2 75 (7.80%) GitHub
3 28 (2.91%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (2.18%) Firebase
4 21 (2.18%) PaaS
4 21 (2.18%) SaaS
4 21 (2.18%) Serverless
5 18 (1.87%) Google Analytics
6 17 (1.77%) GitHub Actions
6 17 (1.77%) IaaS
7 16 (1.66%) GCP
8 14 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (1.25%) npm
10 11 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (1.14%) Slack
11 10 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
11 10 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
11 10 (1.04%) Google Play
12 8 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.98%) Internet
2 14 (1.46%) DNS
2 14 (1.46%) HTTP
3 13 (1.35%) SSL
4 12 (1.25%) LAN
4 12 (1.25%) WAN
5 11 (1.14%) Network Security
6 9 (0.94%) SAN
7 8 (0.83%) DHCP
7 8 (0.83%) VPN
8 7 (0.73%) 2G
8 7 (0.73%) Junos
8 7 (0.73%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.62%) VoLTE
9 6 (0.62%) VoWiFi
9 6 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.52%) 4G
10 5 (0.52%) Firewall
11 4 (0.42%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.81%) NoSQL
2 24 (2.49%) MongoDB
3 23 (2.39%) SQL Server
4 13 (1.35%) MySQL
5 12 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.73%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.52%) Redis
10 4 (0.42%) Flink
11 3 (0.31%) SQLite
12 2 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.21%) Big Data
12 2 (0.21%) Mixpanel
12 2 (0.21%) MS Access
12 2 (0.21%) Power BI
12 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.10%) Looker
Development Applications
1 118 (12.27%) Git (software)
2 87 (9.04%) Jenkins
3 86 (8.94%) JIRA
4 39 (4.05%) Xcode
5 37 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 32 (3.33%) Android Studio
7 31 (3.22%) Selenium
8 29 (3.01%) Maven
9 27 (2.81%) JUnit
10 26 (2.70%) Postman
11 25 (2.60%) fastlane
12 24 (2.49%) Mockito
13 23 (2.39%) Appium
14 20 (2.08%) Cucumber
15 15 (1.56%) Gradle
15 15 (1.56%) TeamCity
16 14 (1.46%) CocoaPods
17 13 (1.35%) Axure RP
17 13 (1.35%) git-flow
18 12 (1.25%) Mercurial
General
1 170 (17.67%) Social Skills
2 149 (15.49%) Finance
3 102 (10.60%) Retail
4 93 (9.67%) Banking
5 52 (5.41%) Marketing
6 40 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (4.05%) Presentation Skills
8 34 (3.53%) Public Sector
9 24 (2.49%) Telecoms
10 22 (2.29%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.98%) Retail Banking
12 18 (1.87%) Publishing
13 14 (1.46%) Games
13 14 (1.46%) Influencing Skills
14 13 (1.35%) Legal
15 9 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.94%) Private Banking
16 7 (0.73%) Law
17 6 (0.62%) German Language
18 5 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 404 (42.00%) Developer
2 115 (11.95%) React Developer
3 99 (10.29%) Designer
4 82 (8.52%) Android Developer
5 76 (7.90%) Architect
6 72 (7.48%) iOS Developer
7 60 (6.24%) UX Designer
8 53 (5.51%) Senior Developer
9 51 (5.30%) Mobile Developer
10 50 (5.20%) Full Stack Developer
10 50 (5.20%) Solutions Architect
11 49 (5.09%) Analyst
12 45 (4.68%) Project Manager
13 42 (4.37%) UI Designer
14 36 (3.74%) Digital Architect
15 34 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
16 33 (3.43%) Applications Developer
17 32 (3.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
17 32 (3.33%) Tester
18 29 (3.01%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (16.84%) React
2 138 (14.35%) HTML
3 131 (13.62%) REST
4 127 (13.20%) CSS
4 127 (13.20%) React Native
5 103 (10.71%) Node.js
6 71 (7.38%) .NET
7 54 (5.61%) GraphQL
7 54 (5.61%) Web Services
8 48 (4.99%) JSON
9 45 (4.68%) Redux
10 43 (4.47%) RESTful
11 42 (4.37%) SOAP
12 38 (3.95%) HTML5
13 37 (3.85%) XML
14 30 (3.12%) Spring
15 26 (2.70%) ASP.NET
15 26 (2.70%) CSS3
16 25 (2.60%) AngularJS
17 24 (2.49%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 180 (18.71%) User Experience
2 35 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (3.53%) Virtual Team
4 30 (3.12%) Data Protection Act
5 23 (2.39%) iPhone
5 23 (2.39%) Social Media
6 22 (2.29%) iPad
7 16 (1.66%) Public Cloud
8 15 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.25%) Online Banking
10 11 (1.14%) BYOD
10 11 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 9 (0.94%) Cloud Native
11 9 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
11 9 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (0.83%) Chromecast
13 6 (0.62%) Animation
14 5 (0.52%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.52%) EPoS
14 5 (0.52%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 249 (25.88%) Android
2 244 (25.36%) Apple iOS
3 38 (3.95%) Windows
4 21 (2.18%) Linux
5 19 (1.98%) Windows 10
6 8 (0.83%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.83%) Unix
7 7 (0.73%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.73%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (14.97%) Scrum
3 142 (14.76%) DevOps
4 134 (13.93%) E-Commerce
4 134 (13.93%) Test Automation
5 120 (12.47%) Mobile Application Development
6 106 (11.02%) Android Development
7 99 (10.29%) iOS Development
8 94 (9.77%) TDD
9 91 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 84 (8.73%) Full Stack Development
11 80 (8.32%) SDLC
12 79 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
13 73 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 68 (7.07%) Analytics
15 65 (6.76%) Prototyping
16 64 (6.65%) Software Engineering
17 63 (6.55%) Front End Development
18 60 (6.24%) BDD
18 60 (6.24%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 212 (22.04%) JavaScript
2 195 (20.27%) Java
3 120 (12.47%) Apple Swift
4 114 (11.85%) Kotlin
5 79 (8.21%) C#
5 79 (8.21%) TypeScript
6 76 (7.90%) Objective-C
7 45 (4.68%) SQL
8 37 (3.85%) Python
9 35 (3.64%) Java 8
10 26 (2.70%) C++
11 21 (2.18%) Ruby
12 19 (1.98%) PHP
13 18 (1.87%) Java 11
14 17 (1.77%) C
14 17 (1.77%) Perl
15 14 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.35%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.04%) Bash Shell
18 9 (0.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 61 (6.34%) Degree
2 28 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.77%) SANS
4 14 (1.46%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (1.25%) CISSP
6 12 (1.25%) CREST Certified
7 9 (0.94%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 6 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.62%) GIAC
8 6 (0.62%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.52%) CISM
9 5 (0.52%) ISEB
10 4 (0.42%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.31%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.31%) CEH
11 3 (0.31%) CISA
11 3 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.48%) Accessibility
2 49 (5.09%) QA
3 16 (1.66%) GDPR
4 10 (1.04%) NCSC
5 9 (0.94%) WCAG
6 8 (0.83%) GRC
7 7 (0.73%) NIST
8 6 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.52%) WAI
10 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.31%) PMO
12 2 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.21%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.10%) COBIT
13 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.10%) PSD2
System Software
1 26 (2.70%) Docker
2 25 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (0.73%) vSphere
6 2 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.21%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (4.16%) Kubernetes
2 30 (3.12%) Ansible
3 20 (2.08%) Terraform
4 11 (1.14%) SCCM
5 10 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.94%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 9 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
6 9 (0.94%) Nessus
7 7 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.52%) Bugsnag
10 4 (0.42%) Grafana
11 3 (0.31%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.31%) HP ALM
11 3 (0.31%) Istio
11 3 (0.31%) Kibana
12 2 (0.21%) Kustomize
13 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.10%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.10%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 92 (9.56%) Microsoft
2 59 (6.13%) Adobe
3 48 (4.99%) Xamarin
4 41 (4.26%) Google
5 40 (4.16%) Apple
6 31 (3.22%) Oracle
7 21 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (2.08%) Splunk
9 19 (1.98%) VMware
10 17 (1.77%) SAP
11 13 (1.35%) AppDynamics
12 10 (1.04%) Dell
13 7 (0.73%) Citrix
13 7 (0.73%) Juniper
13 7 (0.73%) Kaspersky
13 7 (0.73%) Veeam
14 6 (0.62%) hybris
15 5 (0.52%) Cisco
15 5 (0.52%) Unisys
15 5 (0.52%) WSO2