Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 2020 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 199 153 143
Rank change year-on-year -46 -10 +34
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 890 1,627 1,732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.34% 1.80% 1.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.28% 5.53% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 1,100 1,224
England median daily rate £438 £454 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.63% +1.62% +5.12%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £310
90th Percentile £613 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £438 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 18
England median hourly rate £15.00 £17.93 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.32% -54.04% +81.27%
10th Percentile £7.18 £12.25 £13.20
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £14.85 £39.00
% change year-on-year +1.01% -61.92% +81.27%

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 20,781 29,404 30,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.32% 32.47% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,295 19,351 20,190
England median daily rate £473 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £258 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £660
UK median daily rate £458 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -3.68% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 901 895 867
England median hourly rate £23.63 £20.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.86% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.25 £11.23
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £24.12 £20.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +19.13% -3.58% +5.00%

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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020. 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 -33 463 £475 -5.00% 259
North of England +33 158 £400 -3.61% 143
South East -69 113 £425 - 98
North West +20 96 £375 -11.76% 84
South West +21 61 £400 -1.54% 50
Yorkshire +22 51 £400 - 47
Midlands -25 47 £400 -11.50% 65
East of England +28 41 £400 +3.23% 44
West Midlands -13 26 £425 -15.00% 36
East Midlands +2 20 £394 -25.00% 29
North East +29 11 £375 -11.76% 12
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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.

1 438 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (30.11%) Android
3 254 (28.54%) JavaScript
4 241 (27.08%) Apple iOS
5 235 (26.40%) User Experience
6 192 (21.57%) HTML
7 189 (21.24%) CSS
8 166 (18.65%) Java
9 160 (17.98%) Git (software)
10 135 (15.17%) Finance
11 130 (14.61%) Scrum
12 124 (13.93%) Mobile Application Development
13 122 (13.71%) React
14 117 (13.15%) Android Development
15 114 (12.81%) React Native
16 110 (12.36%) iOS Development
16 110 (12.36%) Azure
17 107 (12.02%) RESTful
18 104 (11.69%) C#
19 103 (11.57%) Apple Swift
20 102 (11.46%) DevOps
20 102 (11.46%) TDD
21 99 (11.12%) Test Automation
22 97 (10.90%) .NET
23 93 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
24 91 (10.22%) Front End Development
25 88 (9.89%) Microservices
26 87 (9.78%) Node.js
27 86 (9.66%) HTML5
28 84 (9.44%) Mobile Development

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 28 (3.15%) Confluence
2 26 (2.92%) CMS
3 20 (2.25%) Apache
4 14 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.35%) nginx
7 11 (1.24%) WordPress
8 8 (0.90%) Drupal
8 8 (0.90%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.67%) Mattermost
11 5 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.56%) Mendix
12 4 (0.45%) Jadu
12 4 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.34%) IIS
14 2 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.22%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.22%) Magnolia
Applications
1 22 (2.47%) Sketch
2 16 (1.80%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.46%) Zeplin
4 11 (1.24%) InVision
5 10 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.34%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.34%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (0.34%) Marvel
9 3 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.22%) Maya
11 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.11%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 11 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.45%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.11%) Finacle
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 110 (12.36%) Azure
2 83 (9.33%) AWS
3 51 (5.73%) GitHub
4 30 (3.37%) GCP
5 20 (2.25%) Serverless
6 13 (1.46%) Slack
7 12 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (1.24%) Google Analytics
8 11 (1.24%) Office 365
8 11 (1.24%) SaaS
9 10 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.12%) Azure Functions
10 9 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.90%) Firebase
11 8 (0.90%) Google Play
11 8 (0.90%) PaaS
12 7 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
12 7 (0.79%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.70%) HTTP
2 9 (1.01%) Firewall
3 8 (0.90%) Internet
4 5 (0.56%) Intranet
4 5 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.56%) VPN
5 4 (0.45%) Broadband
5 4 (0.45%) DNS
5 4 (0.45%) SSL
5 4 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.34%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.34%) DHCP
6 3 (0.34%) Network Security
6 3 (0.34%) NFC
6 3 (0.34%) Skype
6 3 (0.34%) Wireless
7 2 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.22%) Extranet
8 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (5.39%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.17%) MySQL
3 35 (3.93%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 21 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 15 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.46%) BigQuery
8 12 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
9 10 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (1.01%) SQLite
11 8 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.79%) Neo4j
13 6 (0.67%) Big Data
13 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.56%) Blockchain
14 5 (0.56%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.34%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 160 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 75 (8.43%) Jenkins
3 69 (7.75%) JIRA
4 40 (4.49%) Selenium
5 34 (3.82%) Xcode
6 30 (3.37%) Gradle
7 26 (2.92%) Cucumber
7 26 (2.92%) Maven
7 26 (2.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 21 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
9 20 (2.25%) GitLab
9 20 (2.25%) JMeter
9 20 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (2.13%) Postman
11 17 (1.91%) Appium
11 17 (1.91%) JUnit
12 15 (1.69%) CircleCI
12 15 (1.69%) Visual Studio
13 12 (1.35%) Android Studio
13 12 (1.35%) Mockito
General
1 135 (15.17%) Finance
2 64 (7.19%) Banking
3 49 (5.51%) Marketing
4 34 (3.82%) Retail
5 31 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 27 (3.03%) Back Office
7 19 (2.13%) Public Sector
8 13 (1.46%) Electronics
9 9 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.90%) Automotive
11 6 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.67%) Games
12 5 (0.56%) Front Office
12 5 (0.56%) Legal
12 5 (0.56%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.45%) Advertising
14 3 (0.34%) French Language
14 3 (0.34%) German Language
14 3 (0.34%) Law
14 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 482 (54.16%) Developer
2 102 (11.46%) React Developer
3 86 (9.66%) Android Developer
4 77 (8.65%) iOS Developer
5 76 (8.54%) Designer
6 73 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 67 (7.53%) Mobile Developer
8 58 (6.52%) UX Designer
9 53 (5.96%) Applications Developer
10 50 (5.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 45 (5.06%) Analyst
12 40 (4.49%) PHP Developer
13 39 (4.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 38 (4.27%) Tester
15 33 (3.71%) .NET Developer
16 30 (3.37%) Java Developer
17 25 (2.81%) Architect
17 25 (2.81%) iOS Android Developer
17 25 (2.81%) Xamarin Developer
18 24 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (21.57%) HTML
2 189 (21.24%) CSS
3 122 (13.71%) React
4 114 (12.81%) React Native
5 107 (12.02%) RESTful
6 97 (10.90%) .NET
7 87 (9.78%) Node.js
8 86 (9.66%) HTML5
9 82 (9.21%) REST
10 79 (8.88%) JSON
11 72 (8.09%) AngularJS
12 59 (6.63%) CSS3
13 51 (5.73%) Spring
13 51 (5.73%) Web Services
14 49 (5.51%) jQuery
15 44 (4.94%) Laravel
16 36 (4.04%) ASP.NET
17 35 (3.93%) Sass
18 34 (3.82%) Spring Boot
19 32 (3.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 235 (26.40%) User Experience
2 67 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (1.69%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.24%) Social Media
8 10 (1.12%) iPhone
8 10 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
9 9 (1.01%) Smartphone
10 8 (0.90%) Cloud Native
11 7 (0.79%) Animation
11 7 (0.79%) EPoS
11 7 (0.79%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.67%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.67%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.56%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.56%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 268 (30.11%) Android
2 241 (27.08%) Apple iOS
3 37 (4.16%) Linux
4 27 (3.03%) Windows
5 8 (0.90%) Unix
6 6 (0.67%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.56%) VMS
7 5 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.34%) CentOS
8 3 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.22%) tvOS
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (14.61%) Scrum
3 124 (13.93%) Mobile Application Development
4 117 (13.15%) Android Development
5 110 (12.36%) iOS Development
6 102 (11.46%) DevOps
6 102 (11.46%) TDD
7 99 (11.12%) Test Automation
8 93 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
9 91 (10.22%) Front End Development
10 88 (9.89%) Microservices
11 84 (9.44%) Mobile Development
12 82 (9.21%) Kanban
13 73 (8.20%) MVC
14 66 (7.42%) BDD
15 63 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
16 59 (6.63%) Computer Science
17 57 (6.40%) Web Design
18 55 (6.18%) E-Commerce
18 55 (6.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 254 (28.54%) JavaScript
2 166 (18.65%) Java
3 104 (11.69%) C#
4 103 (11.57%) Apple Swift
5 82 (9.21%) Kotlin
6 71 (7.98%) Objective-C
7 69 (7.75%) SQL
8 61 (6.85%) PHP
9 55 (6.18%) Python
10 28 (3.15%) ES6
11 22 (2.47%) Ruby
11 22 (2.47%) TypeScript
12 20 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 19 (2.13%) Dart
14 18 (2.02%) C++
15 16 (1.80%) C
16 13 (1.46%) Java 8
17 12 (1.35%) Groovy
18 11 (1.24%) Bash Shell
18 11 (1.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 74 (8.31%) Degree
2 41 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.36%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.01%) ISEB
5 9 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.79%) ACCA
6 7 (0.79%) CIMA
7 5 (0.56%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.34%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.22%) CEH
10 2 (0.22%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.22%) PMP
10 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.42%) QA
2 10 (1.12%) GDPR
3 9 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.45%) MiFID
5 4 (0.45%) WCAG
6 2 (0.22%) COBIT
6 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.22%) PSD2
7 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.11%) NCSC
7 1 (0.11%) SEPA
7 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (3.03%) Docker
2 22 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.56%) Firmware
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.34%) OpenAM
4 3 (0.34%) OpenDJ
4 3 (0.34%) OpenIDM
4 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.22%) BusyBox
5 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) XenApp
6 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (5.17%) Kubernetes
2 23 (2.58%) Terraform
3 19 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (1.01%) Ansible
5 6 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.56%) Puppet
7 4 (0.45%) SCCM
8 3 (0.34%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.34%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.22%) Consul
9 2 (0.22%) Grafana
9 2 (0.22%) Graphite
9 2 (0.22%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.22%) Kibana
9 2 (0.22%) logstash
9 2 (0.22%) Nessus
9 2 (0.22%) Salt
9 2 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 77 (8.65%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.96%) Xamarin
3 34 (3.82%) Google
3 34 (3.82%) SAP
4 25 (2.81%) Adobe
5 22 (2.47%) VMware
6 20 (2.25%) ServiceNow
7 18 (2.02%) Apple
7 18 (2.02%) Oracle
8 12 (1.35%) Splunk
9 11 (1.24%) Cisco
10 8 (0.90%) hybris
11 7 (0.79%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.67%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.67%) Tealium
13 5 (0.56%) Dell
13 5 (0.56%) HP
13 5 (0.56%) IBM
13 5 (0.56%) Tableau