Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 173 184 146
Rank change year-on-year +11 -38 +3
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 414 1,204 1,755
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.60% 1.50% 1.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.57% 4.77% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 819 1,288
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £337 £320
90th Percentile £575 £625 £608
UK median daily rate £445 £473 £450
% change year-on-year -5.82% +5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 27
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +13.10% +1.20%
10th Percentile £28.05 £12.67 £13.61
90th Percentile £53.50 £122.50 £69.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +90.00% -39.76%

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 9,050 25,256 30,544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.91% 31.54% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,835 16,220 20,079
Median daily rate £498 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £272 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 923 947
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.98 £20.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.24% +8.97% +0.85%
10th Percentile £13.22 £11.26 £12.25
90th Percentile £55.60 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.99 £20.00
% change year-on-year +59.16% +9.95% -3.40%

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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 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 -16 228 £460 -8.00% 134
North of England +61 77 £450 +5.88% 112
Yorkshire +97 57 £501 +11.22% 30
Midlands +87 35 £350 -25.13% 51
South East +71 33 £453 +0.59% 36
East of England +77 20 £450 +14.29% 21
East Midlands +58 18 £329 -26.94% 24
West Midlands +65 17 £440 -6.98% 27
North West +10 15 £400 -11.11% 59
South West +58 8 £375 -11.76% 33
North East +35 5 £560 +40.00% 23
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 183 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (35.75%) Java
3 142 (34.30%) Android
4 135 (32.61%) Apple iOS
5 114 (27.54%) Jenkins
6 111 (26.81%) User Experience
7 109 (26.33%) Git (software)
8 101 (24.40%) JIRA
9 100 (24.15%) Test Automation
10 94 (22.71%) AWS
11 89 (21.50%) Scrum
12 86 (20.77%) Python
12 86 (20.77%) REST
13 84 (20.29%) DevOps
14 79 (19.08%) Kotlin
15 77 (18.60%) JavaScript
16 71 (17.15%) Finance
16 71 (17.15%) JSON
16 71 (17.15%) Apple Swift
17 69 (16.67%) Node.js
18 68 (16.43%) Android Development
19 67 (16.18%) AppDynamics
19 67 (16.18%) Splunk
20 66 (15.94%) iOS Development
21 64 (15.46%) CSS
22 63 (15.22%) HTML
22 63 (15.22%) Spring
22 63 (15.22%) Kanban
23 62 (14.98%) GitHub
24 58 (14.01%) React

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 56 (13.53%) Confluence
2 51 (12.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 21 (5.07%) Mule
4 7 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.45%) CMS
5 6 (1.45%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.21%) Apache
6 5 (1.21%) Headless CMS
6 5 (1.21%) nginx
7 4 (0.97%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.72%) IIS
9 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.24%) Appian
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.24%) Papyrus
10 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (2.17%) Sketch
2 6 (1.45%) InVision
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.72%) Adobe XD
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.48%) Figma
6 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.24%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Maximo
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 94 (22.71%) AWS
2 62 (14.98%) GitHub
3 49 (11.84%) Slack
4 42 (10.14%) Azure
5 31 (7.49%) GCP
6 15 (3.62%) Office 365
6 15 (3.62%) PaaS
6 15 (3.62%) Serverless
7 14 (3.38%) IaaS
8 12 (2.90%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (2.90%) npm
9 9 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (2.17%) Firebase
10 7 (1.69%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.21%) Azure Functions
11 5 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.97%) SaaS
13 3 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.14%) SSL
2 12 (2.90%) DNS
2 12 (2.90%) Firewall
2 12 (2.90%) Reverse Proxy
2 12 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.66%) VPN
4 9 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.45%) Internet
5 6 (1.45%) Skype
6 4 (0.97%) HTTP
6 4 (0.97%) Wireless
7 3 (0.72%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.72%) Broadband
7 3 (0.72%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.48%) LAN
9 1 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.24%) Network Security
9 1 (0.24%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.07%) MySQL
2 15 (3.62%) MongoDB
2 15 (3.62%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.66%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.42%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (1.45%) Big Data
5 6 (1.45%) BigQuery
6 4 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.72%) MariaDB
7 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.48%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.48%) Power BI
8 2 (0.48%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.24%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 114 (27.54%) Jenkins
2 109 (26.33%) Git (software)
3 101 (24.40%) JIRA
4 47 (11.35%) Sonatype Nexus
4 47 (11.35%) Xcode
5 39 (9.42%) Android Studio
5 39 (9.42%) Maven
6 38 (9.18%) JUnit
7 34 (8.21%) CocoaPods
8 32 (7.73%) Mockito
9 27 (6.52%) Selenium
10 23 (5.56%) Cucumber
11 19 (4.59%) Vagrant
12 15 (3.62%) IntelliJ
12 15 (3.62%) SoapUI
13 14 (3.38%) Cypress.io
14 12 (2.90%) Gradle
15 9 (2.17%) CircleCI
16 7 (1.69%) Appium
17 6 (1.45%) webpack
General
1 71 (17.15%) Finance
2 45 (10.87%) Banking
3 16 (3.86%) Retail
4 13 (3.14%) Public Sector
5 12 (2.90%) Financial Institution
5 12 (2.90%) Retail Banking
6 11 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.17%) Law
8 8 (1.93%) Marketing
9 7 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.45%) Games
11 4 (0.97%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.97%) Automotive
12 3 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.72%) Electronics
12 3 (0.72%) German Language
12 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.48%) Billing
13 2 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 157 (37.92%) Developer
2 47 (11.35%) Designer
3 40 (9.66%) iOS Developer
4 30 (7.25%) Mobile Developer
5 27 (6.52%) Applications Developer
5 27 (6.52%) UX Designer
6 26 (6.28%) Android Developer
7 25 (6.04%) Tester
8 22 (5.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 20 (4.83%) Automation Tester
10 19 (4.59%) React Developer
11 16 (3.86%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (3.86%) Mobile Engineer
11 16 (3.86%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.38%) Analyst
12 14 (3.38%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.14%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.14%) Senior Automation Tester
13 13 (3.14%) Senior Tester
13 13 (3.14%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (20.77%) REST
2 71 (17.15%) JSON
3 69 (16.67%) Node.js
4 64 (15.46%) CSS
5 63 (15.22%) HTML
5 63 (15.22%) Spring
6 58 (14.01%) React
7 54 (13.04%) Spring Boot
8 37 (8.94%) React Native
9 28 (6.76%) RxJava
10 27 (6.52%) AngularJS
11 25 (6.04%) .NET
11 25 (6.04%) SOAP
12 24 (5.80%) HTML5
12 24 (5.80%) Redux
12 24 (5.80%) WireMock
13 21 (5.07%) RESTful
14 17 (4.11%) Hystrix
15 16 (3.86%) CSS3
15 16 (3.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 111 (26.81%) User Experience
2 17 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.66%) Video on Demand
4 10 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (1.93%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.69%) Social Media
8 6 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.21%) Animation
9 5 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.97%) Mobile Games
10 4 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (0.97%) Video\Live Streaming
11 3 (0.72%) Blog
11 3 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.72%) iPhone
11 3 (0.72%) IVR
11 3 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 142 (34.30%) Android
2 135 (32.61%) Apple iOS
3 31 (7.49%) Windows
4 9 (2.17%) Linux
4 9 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.72%) tvOS
5 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (24.15%) Test Automation
3 89 (21.50%) Scrum
4 84 (20.29%) DevOps
5 68 (16.43%) Android Development
6 66 (15.94%) iOS Development
7 63 (15.22%) Kanban
8 48 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 43 (10.39%) Microservices
10 41 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (9.66%) Pair Programming
11 40 (9.66%) TDD
12 39 (9.42%) BDD
13 36 (8.70%) Performance Testing
14 32 (7.73%) Mobile Development
14 32 (7.73%) Software Engineering
15 31 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (7.49%) SDLC
16 27 (6.52%) Lean UX
17 26 (6.28%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 148 (35.75%) Java
2 86 (20.77%) Python
3 79 (19.08%) Kotlin
4 77 (18.60%) JavaScript
5 71 (17.15%) Apple Swift
6 45 (10.87%) Java 8
7 28 (6.76%) Objective-C
8 21 (5.07%) C#
9 13 (3.14%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.90%) ES6
11 11 (2.66%) PHP
11 11 (2.66%) SQL
12 8 (1.93%) C
12 8 (1.93%) C++
13 7 (1.69%) Go
14 5 (1.21%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.97%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.72%) Perl
16 3 (0.72%) Ruby
17 1 (0.24%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (4.35%) Degree
2 10 (2.42%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.97%) CREST Certified
4 4 (0.97%) ISEB
4 4 (0.97%) OSCP
5 3 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.48%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) GxP
3 2 (0.48%) IEC 62304
3 2 (0.48%) Section 508
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
3 2 (0.48%) WAI
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) GDPR
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) PMO
4 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.21%) Docker
3 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (6.28%) Prometheus
2 21 (5.07%) Ansible
3 10 (2.42%) Kubernetes
3 10 (2.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (2.42%) Terraform
4 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (16.18%) AppDynamics
1 67 (16.18%) Splunk
2 19 (4.59%) Google
2 19 (4.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.59%) MuleSoft
3 17 (4.11%) Xamarin
4 13 (3.14%) F5
5 11 (2.66%) SAP
6 10 (2.42%) Apple
7 8 (1.93%) Adobe
7 8 (1.93%) Blue Coat
8 6 (1.45%) Tableau
9 5 (1.21%) Oracle
10 4 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (0.72%) MobileIron
11 3 (0.72%) OutSystems
11 3 (0.72%) Samsung
11 3 (0.72%) VMware
12 2 (0.48%) hybris
12 2 (0.48%) Sitecore