Period
to 27 June 2019

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 27 June 2019 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
27 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 143 146
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 0
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 1,480 1,730 1,508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.78% 1.87% 1.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.45% 5.75% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 1,202 1,023
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £323 £325 £306
90th Percentile £614 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 13
England median hourly rate £43.20 £25.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.80% -39.76% +27.69%
10th Percentile £13.95 £14.15 £32.00
90th Percentile £122.50 £48.50 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £40.70 £22.57 £41.50
% change year-on-year +80.33% -45.61% +24.87%

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 27,160 30,078 28,208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.63% 32.59% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,641 19,665 18,313
England median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £669 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.18% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 933 955 982
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £19.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +14.31% -5.89%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.80 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.96 £21.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.32% +9.50% -4.76%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in England over the 6 months to 27 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in England

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in England over the 6 months to 27 June 2019.

Contractor 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 27 June 2019. 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 +2 882 £500 +2.56% 100
South East -54 215 £450 +5.88% 52
North of England +15 196 £425 +13.33% 114
North West -15 94 £450 +20.81% 71
Midlands -4 82 £425 +6.25% 49
Yorkshire +29 79 £433 +15.33% 32
South West +1 57 £440 +17.33% 22
West Midlands -13 57 £425 - 21
East of England +9 30 £383 -10.00% 21
North East +31 23 £400 -3.03% 11
East Midlands +8 20 £425 +6.25% 27
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2019, 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.

1 781 (52.77%) Agile Software Development
2 444 (30.00%) Android
3 440 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 413 (27.91%) Apple iOS
5 384 (25.95%) User Experience
6 313 (21.15%) Finance
7 307 (20.74%) HTML
8 302 (20.41%) CSS
9 297 (20.07%) Scrum
10 271 (18.31%) Java
11 218 (14.73%) Test Automation
12 210 (14.19%) Git (software)
13 209 (14.12%) Mobile Application Development
14 200 (13.51%) React
15 188 (12.70%) Android Development
16 187 (12.64%) Node.js
17 185 (12.50%) JIRA
18 166 (11.22%) iOS Development
18 166 (11.22%) C#
19 162 (10.95%) HTML5
20 161 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
20 161 (10.88%) REST
20 161 (10.88%) JSON
21 159 (10.74%) E-Commerce
22 157 (10.61%) DevOps
23 154 (10.41%) TDD
24 151 (10.20%) .NET
25 147 (9.93%) QA
26 130 (8.78%) Mobile Development
27 129 (8.72%) React Native

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 84 (5.68%) CMS
2 80 (5.41%) Confluence
3 55 (3.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 32 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (2.09%) Apache
6 25 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 18 (1.22%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (1.01%) Magnolia
10 13 (0.88%) Drupal
11 12 (0.81%) MS Exchange
12 10 (0.68%) nginx
12 10 (0.68%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.54%) WordPress
14 7 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.47%) IIS
14 7 (0.47%) Mule
15 5 (0.34%) Apache Spark
15 5 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 92 (6.22%) Sketch
2 61 (4.12%) InVision
3 30 (2.03%) Photoshop
4 20 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (1.01%) Zeplin
7 13 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (0.81%) Marvel
9 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (0.54%) Adobe XD
11 6 (0.41%) Flinto
12 5 (0.34%) UXPin
13 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 2 (0.14%) InDesign
14 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
14 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.068%) Fireworks
15 1 (0.068%) Maya
15 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.27%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.27%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.14%) Magento
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.14%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.068%) Maximo
6 1 (0.068%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.068%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.068%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.068%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 161 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (4.32%) GitHub
4 59 (3.99%) Office 365
5 34 (2.30%) Slack
6 31 (2.09%) npm
7 25 (1.69%) PaaS
8 22 (1.49%) OpenShift
9 19 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 18 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 17 (1.15%) Yarn
12 15 (1.01%) SaaS
12 15 (1.01%) Serverless
13 14 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
14 13 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 13 (0.88%) Google Play
15 12 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
15 12 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
16 11 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
17 9 (0.61%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.42%) VPN
1 21 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (1.22%) Internet
3 15 (1.01%) Firewall
4 12 (0.81%) Wireshark
5 9 (0.61%) HTTP
5 9 (0.61%) NFC
5 9 (0.61%) SSL
6 8 (0.54%) LAN
7 7 (0.47%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.47%) WAN
8 6 (0.41%) Wireless
9 5 (0.34%) FTP
9 5 (0.34%) WebEx
9 5 (0.34%) WLAN
10 4 (0.27%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.27%) Broadband
10 4 (0.27%) DMZ
10 4 (0.27%) Network Security
10 4 (0.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.96%) MySQL
3 28 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 24 (1.62%) SQLite
5 23 (1.55%) Relational Database
6 21 (1.42%) Big Data
7 20 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (1.15%) MongoDB
9 13 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (0.81%) Redis
11 11 (0.74%) Data Mining
12 10 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (0.61%) InfluxDB
14 8 (0.54%) Blockchain
14 8 (0.54%) Power BI
15 6 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
16 5 (0.34%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 210 (14.19%) Git (software)
2 185 (12.50%) JIRA
3 121 (8.18%) Jenkins
4 98 (6.62%) Selenium
5 60 (4.05%) Maven
6 56 (3.78%) Axure RP
7 51 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 46 (3.11%) Sonatype Nexus
9 43 (2.91%) Appium
9 43 (2.91%) gulp
9 43 (2.91%) Xcode
10 40 (2.70%) JUnit
11 39 (2.64%) Visual Studio
12 36 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 32 (2.16%) Cucumber
13 32 (2.16%) Gradle
13 32 (2.16%) WebDriver
14 29 (1.96%) Subversion
15 27 (1.82%) Android Studio
16 25 (1.69%) Mockito
General
1 313 (21.15%) Finance
2 127 (8.58%) Banking
3 100 (6.76%) Marketing
4 75 (5.07%) Retail
5 55 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 41 (2.77%) Games
7 34 (2.30%) Back Office
8 20 (1.35%) Legal
9 14 (0.95%) Advertising
10 12 (0.81%) Automotive
10 12 (0.81%) French Language
10 12 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.68%) Electronics
12 9 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.54%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.41%) Law
15 6 (0.41%) Publishing
16 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 658 (44.46%) Developer
2 175 (11.82%) Designer
3 142 (9.59%) UX Designer
4 134 (9.05%) React Developer
5 115 (7.77%) iOS Developer
6 110 (7.43%) Android Developer
7 105 (7.09%) Analyst
8 88 (5.95%) Mobile Developer
9 82 (5.54%) Senior Developer
10 73 (4.93%) Tester
11 68 (4.59%) Architect
12 60 (4.05%) Applications Developer
12 60 (4.05%) UI Designer
13 58 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
14 53 (3.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 48 (3.24%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 46 (3.11%) Full Stack Developer
16 46 (3.11%) UI/UX Designer
17 45 (3.04%) Business Analyst
17 45 (3.04%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (20.74%) HTML
2 302 (20.41%) CSS
3 200 (13.51%) React
4 187 (12.64%) Node.js
5 162 (10.95%) HTML5
6 161 (10.88%) JSON
6 161 (10.88%) REST
7 151 (10.20%) .NET
8 129 (8.72%) React Native
9 120 (8.11%) Web Services
10 117 (7.91%) CSS3
11 116 (7.84%) AngularJS
12 90 (6.08%) RESTful
13 84 (5.68%) jQuery
14 79 (5.34%) XML
15 70 (4.73%) GraphQL
16 64 (4.32%) Spring
17 54 (3.65%) Sass
18 49 (3.31%) Apache Cordova
18 49 (3.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 384 (25.95%) User Experience
2 84 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (2.84%) Social Media
3 42 (2.84%) Virtual Team
4 33 (2.23%) Video on Demand
5 24 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (1.08%) Smartphone
8 14 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 14 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
9 13 (0.88%) e-Learning
9 13 (0.88%) NHS
10 12 (0.81%) FMCG
10 12 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
11 11 (0.74%) Wiki
12 10 (0.68%) Blackberry
12 10 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
13 9 (0.61%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.61%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 444 (30.00%) Android
2 413 (27.91%) Apple iOS
3 87 (5.88%) Linux
4 86 (5.81%) Windows
5 21 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
6 16 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.88%) Unix
8 10 (0.68%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.54%) Kali Linux
10 8 (0.54%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.27%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.20%) tvOS
13 1 (0.068%) CentOS
13 1 (0.068%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.068%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 781 (52.77%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (20.07%) Scrum
3 218 (14.73%) Test Automation
4 209 (14.12%) Mobile Application Development
5 188 (12.70%) Android Development
6 166 (11.22%) iOS Development
7 159 (10.74%) E-Commerce
8 157 (10.61%) DevOps
9 154 (10.41%) TDD
10 130 (8.78%) Mobile Development
11 122 (8.24%) Front End Development
12 117 (7.91%) Prototyping
13 105 (7.09%) Kanban
14 100 (6.76%) Microservices
15 98 (6.62%) SDLC
16 96 (6.49%) Analytics
17 95 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
18 93 (6.28%) Problem-Solving
18 93 (6.28%) Wireframes
19 80 (5.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 440 (29.73%) JavaScript
2 271 (18.31%) Java
3 166 (11.22%) C#
4 114 (7.70%) Python
5 106 (7.16%) Apple Swift
6 85 (5.74%) SQL
7 69 (4.66%) Objective-C
8 65 (4.39%) Kotlin
9 57 (3.85%) Java 8
10 52 (3.51%) ES6
11 41 (2.77%) PHP
12 33 (2.23%) C++
12 33 (2.23%) Ruby
13 31 (2.09%) Go
14 27 (1.82%) TypeScript
15 19 (1.28%) C
16 17 (1.15%) Bash Shell
17 15 (1.01%) Perl
17 15 (1.01%) PowerShell
18 12 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (5.41%) Degree
2 23 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.42%) Master's Degree
3 21 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.68%) ISEB
7 8 (0.54%) CISSP
8 7 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (0.47%) MOS
9 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.41%) OSCP
10 5 (0.34%) CREST Certified
10 5 (0.34%) MBA
11 4 (0.27%) CHECK Team Leader
11 4 (0.27%) CISA
11 4 (0.27%) MCSA
11 4 (0.27%) MCSE
11 4 (0.27%) SANS
12 3 (0.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (9.93%) QA
2 11 (0.74%) Actionable Recommendations
3 8 (0.54%) GDPR
3 8 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.27%) HL7
4 4 (0.27%) PMO
5 3 (0.20%) GxP
6 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.068%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.068%) MiFID
7 1 (0.068%) PSD2
7 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.068%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (5.34%) Docker
2 43 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.068%) Firmware
6 1 (0.068%) XenApp
6 1 (0.068%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 57 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 37 (2.50%) Puppet
3 36 (2.43%) Terraform
4 32 (2.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 31 (2.09%) Ansible
6 16 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (1.01%) AirWatch
8 11 (0.74%) Grafana
8 11 (0.74%) Kibana
8 11 (0.74%) ZABBIX
9 9 (0.61%) Consul
9 9 (0.61%) Graphite
9 9 (0.61%) logstash
9 9 (0.61%) Nessus
10 8 (0.54%) Nmap
11 6 (0.41%) SCCM
12 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (0.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 121 (8.18%) Adobe
2 113 (7.64%) Microsoft
3 58 (3.92%) Xamarin
4 57 (3.85%) Google
5 35 (2.36%) Apple
6 31 (2.09%) Splunk
7 27 (1.82%) Samsung
8 24 (1.62%) AppDynamics
9 22 (1.49%) Oracle
10 16 (1.08%) SAP
11 14 (0.95%) Atlassian
12 13 (0.88%) IBM
13 12 (0.81%) Facebook
14 11 (0.74%) ServiceNow
15 10 (0.68%) HP
16 9 (0.61%) CA Agile Central
16 9 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (0.61%) SaltStack
17 8 (0.54%) Cisco
18 6 (0.41%) Micro Focus