Period
to 25 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 177 149
Rank change year-on-year +41 -28 +5
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 1791 1491 1728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.90% 1.53% 1.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.60% 4.62% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1023 1272
England median daily rate £440 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% +4.52%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £281
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 12
England median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £38.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -28.29% +58.27%
10th Percentile £13.73 £10.00 £17.76
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £31.75 £38.35
% change year-on-year +25.98% -17.21% +58.27%

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 31981 32258 34337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.97% 33.17% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21441 21269 22226
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.65% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 922 1120 1339
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.13 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.86% +3.21% +8.36%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.67 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.30
UK median hourly rate £20.60 £20.38 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.10% +4.49% +8.33%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +38 1052 £450 - 186
South East +25 236 £400 -4.76% 54
North of England +46 210 £413 +3.13% 68
Midlands +33 113 £400 +6.67% 25
North West +32 98 £400 -5.88% 51
East of England -18 94 £350 -6.67% 23
South West +19 87 £363 -21.62% 31
Yorkshire -8 71 £423 +11.18% 15
West Midlands +18 61 £400 +6.67% 15
East Midlands +16 52 £425 +13.33% 9
North East +78 43 £413 +25.00% 2
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 917 (51.20%) Agile Software Development
2 573 (31.99%) Android
3 544 (30.37%) Apple iOS
4 477 (26.63%) JavaScript
5 434 (24.23%) User Experience
6 425 (23.73%) HTML
7 411 (22.95%) Java
8 374 (20.88%) CSS
9 352 (19.65%) Scrum
10 320 (17.87%) TDD
11 317 (17.70%) Finance
12 271 (15.13%) Android Development
13 257 (14.35%) Test Automation
14 251 (14.01%) iOS Development
15 239 (13.34%) Mobile Application Development
16 223 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
17 211 (11.78%) Git (software)
18 204 (11.39%) BDD
19 197 (11.00%) RESTful
20 195 (10.89%) QA
21 193 (10.78%) HTML5
21 193 (10.78%) C#
22 185 (10.33%) Banking
23 184 (10.27%) Web Services
24 178 (9.94%) SQL
25 174 (9.72%) AngularJS
26 169 (9.44%) Mobile Development
26 169 (9.44%) Apple Swift
27 168 (9.38%) E-Commerce
28 155 (8.65%) Objective-C

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 77 (4.30%) CMS
2 53 (2.96%) Confluence
3 33 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 25 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.34%) JBoss
6 23 (1.28%) Apache
7 20 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (0.78%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.67%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.67%) GlassFish
11 12 (0.67%) IIS
12 10 (0.56%) Drupal
12 10 (0.56%) WildFly
13 9 (0.50%) Marvel
13 9 (0.50%) Mule
13 9 (0.50%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.50%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (4.08%) Photoshop
2 50 (2.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 44 (2.46%) InVision
4 28 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
5 27 (1.51%) OmniGraffle
6 20 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.73%) Flinto
8 10 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (0.45%) MS Visio
11 6 (0.34%) UXPin
12 4 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.17%) Chatbot
13 3 (0.17%) GIMP
13 3 (0.17%) InDesign
14 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
15 1 (0.056%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 14 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.22%) Magento
4 4 (0.22%) Maximo
5 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.17%) Radian6
5 3 (0.17%) Social Studio
6 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.056%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.056%) Shopify
7 1 (0.056%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 99 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (2.46%) GitHub
4 28 (1.56%) Office 365
5 26 (1.45%) PaaS
6 21 (1.17%) npm
6 21 (1.17%) SaaS
7 20 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 19 (1.06%) Sauce Labs
9 18 (1.01%) Google Play
10 16 (0.89%) Firebase
11 15 (0.84%) IaaS
12 14 (0.78%) Slack
13 13 (0.73%) Google Analytics
14 12 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 10 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
16 9 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
17 8 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
18 7 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
18 7 (0.39%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.13%) Internet
2 23 (1.28%) HTTP
3 22 (1.23%) Bluetooth
4 20 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
5 15 (0.84%) VPN
6 12 (0.67%) SMS
7 10 (0.56%) Intranet
7 10 (0.56%) Skype
8 7 (0.39%) FTP
8 7 (0.39%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.34%) NFC
9 6 (0.34%) WAN
10 5 (0.28%) LAN
11 4 (0.22%) 3G
11 4 (0.22%) CTI
11 4 (0.22%) GSM
11 4 (0.22%) HSPA
11 4 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.22%) LTE
11 4 (0.22%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 60 (3.35%) SQL Server
3 54 (3.02%) MongoDB
4 52 (2.90%) MySQL
5 51 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (1.90%) Big Data
7 27 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 27 (1.51%) Redis
8 15 (0.84%) SQLite
9 14 (0.78%) Relational Database
10 12 (0.67%) Neo4j
11 11 (0.61%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (0.56%) Blockchain
12 10 (0.56%) Couchbase
13 8 (0.45%) CouchDB
14 7 (0.39%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
15 4 (0.22%) DocumentDB
15 4 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 211 (11.78%) Git (software)
2 148 (8.26%) Jenkins
3 142 (7.93%) JIRA
4 116 (6.48%) Cucumber
5 106 (5.92%) Appium
6 102 (5.70%) Selenium
7 66 (3.69%) JUnit
8 58 (3.24%) Calabash
9 56 (3.13%) Xcode
10 48 (2.68%) Axure RP
11 40 (2.23%) gulp
11 40 (2.23%) Mockito
11 40 (2.23%) WebDriver
12 36 (2.01%) Jasmine
13 35 (1.95%) Visual Studio
14 34 (1.90%) Android Studio
14 34 (1.90%) Grunt
15 31 (1.73%) Subversion
16 26 (1.45%) webpack
17 24 (1.34%) NUnit
General
1 317 (17.70%) Finance
2 185 (10.33%) Banking
3 127 (7.09%) Retail
4 102 (5.70%) Marketing
5 41 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 30 (1.68%) Publishing
7 27 (1.51%) Games
8 24 (1.34%) Advertising
9 16 (0.89%) Retail Banking
10 13 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (0.61%) Legal
12 9 (0.50%) Automotive
12 9 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.50%) Law
13 8 (0.45%) Electronics
14 5 (0.28%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.22%) Billing
16 3 (0.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 818 (45.67%) Developer
2 191 (10.66%) Designer
3 190 (10.61%) Android Developer
4 164 (9.16%) iOS Developer
5 144 (8.04%) Analyst
6 127 (7.09%) UX Designer
7 110 (6.14%) Senior Developer
8 103 (5.75%) Architect
9 99 (5.53%) Mobile Developer
10 87 (4.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 82 (4.58%) Business Analyst
12 79 (4.41%) Xamarin Developer
13 75 (4.19%) Applications Developer
13 75 (4.19%) Project Manager
14 68 (3.80%) Tester
15 57 (3.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 47 (2.62%) iOS Android Developer
16 47 (2.62%) UI Designer
17 45 (2.51%) JavaScript Developer
18 43 (2.40%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (23.73%) HTML
2 374 (20.88%) CSS
3 197 (11.00%) RESTful
4 193 (10.78%) HTML5
5 184 (10.27%) Web Services
6 174 (9.72%) AngularJS
7 151 (8.43%) REST
8 146 (8.15%) .NET
9 137 (7.65%) JSON
10 128 (7.15%) Node.js
10 128 (7.15%) React
11 127 (7.09%) XML
12 124 (6.92%) CSS3
13 121 (6.76%) SOAP
14 99 (5.53%) React Native
15 91 (5.08%) jQuery
16 85 (4.75%) Android SDK
17 63 (3.52%) ASP.NET
17 63 (3.52%) Spring
18 62 (3.46%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 434 (24.23%) User Experience
2 98 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
4 61 (3.41%) Social Media
5 57 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 40 (2.23%) Virtual Team
7 37 (2.07%) Fintech
8 36 (2.01%) iPad
9 27 (1.51%) Video on Demand
10 26 (1.45%) iPhone
11 25 (1.40%) Video\Live Streaming
12 24 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (1.28%) Data Structures
13 23 (1.28%) Graphic Design
14 21 (1.17%) Animation
15 17 (0.95%) Management Information System
16 13 (0.73%) Algorithms
16 13 (0.73%) IPTV
16 13 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
17 12 (0.67%) Chromecast
Operating Systems
1 573 (31.99%) Android
2 544 (30.37%) Apple iOS
3 98 (5.47%) Windows
4 66 (3.69%) Linux
5 27 (1.51%) Unix
6 23 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
7 15 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.45%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.45%) zOS
9 7 (0.39%) AIX
10 6 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.28%) CentOS
11 5 (0.28%) Solaris
11 5 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.28%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.056%) Nucleus RTOS
12 1 (0.056%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.056%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.056%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (51.20%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (19.65%) Scrum
3 320 (17.87%) TDD
4 271 (15.13%) Android Development
5 257 (14.35%) Test Automation
6 251 (14.01%) iOS Development
7 239 (13.34%) Mobile Application Development
8 223 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
9 204 (11.39%) BDD
10 169 (9.44%) Mobile Development
11 168 (9.38%) E-Commerce
12 146 (8.15%) Front End Development
13 129 (7.20%) Prototyping
14 125 (6.98%) Wireframes
15 124 (6.92%) DevOps
16 115 (6.42%) MVC
17 114 (6.37%) Kanban
18 101 (5.64%) Software Engineering
19 99 (5.53%) Open Source
20 92 (5.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 477 (26.63%) JavaScript
2 411 (22.95%) Java
3 193 (10.78%) C#
4 178 (9.94%) SQL
5 169 (9.44%) Apple Swift
6 155 (8.65%) Objective-C
7 79 (4.41%) Ruby
8 64 (3.57%) Python
9 60 (3.35%) ES6
10 48 (2.68%) PHP
11 43 (2.40%) C
12 34 (1.90%) C++
13 23 (1.28%) Scala
14 22 (1.23%) Go
15 18 (1.01%) Kotlin
15 18 (1.01%) Shell Script
16 15 (0.84%) TypeScript
17 13 (0.73%) T-SQL
18 12 (0.67%) Groovy
19 11 (0.61%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 139 (7.76%) Degree
2 38 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.56%) CISM
6 10 (0.56%) ISEB
7 9 (0.50%) APMP
8 8 (0.45%) PMP
9 7 (0.39%) CISSP
9 7 (0.39%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.34%) CEH
10 6 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.34%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.17%) GCIA
13 3 (0.17%) GCIH
13 3 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (10.89%) QA
2 7 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.28%) PMO
4 4 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.22%) GDPR
5 3 (0.17%) PSD2
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) SLA
6 2 (0.11%) WAI
7 1 (0.056%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.056%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.056%) MiFID
System Software
1 96 (5.36%) Docker
2 33 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.28%) vCloud
4 5 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.28%) vSphere
5 3 (0.17%) Firmware
6 1 (0.056%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.056%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.056%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
2 22 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.12%) Puppet
4 14 (0.78%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.73%) SCCM
6 12 (0.67%) Ansible
7 10 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.45%) Terraform
9 5 (0.28%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 2 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.056%) CA Service Virtualization
12 1 (0.056%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.056%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.056%) Mesos
12 1 (0.056%) Oozie
12 1 (0.056%) Salt
12 1 (0.056%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.056%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 128 (7.15%) Xamarin
2 90 (5.03%) Microsoft
3 81 (4.52%) Adobe
4 64 (3.57%) Apple
5 62 (3.46%) Google
6 47 (2.62%) SAP
7 34 (1.90%) Oracle
8 25 (1.40%) Atlassian
9 22 (1.23%) HP
9 22 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (1.06%) IBM
11 16 (0.89%) hybris
12 14 (0.78%) Samsung
13 11 (0.61%) AppDynamics
14 9 (0.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 9 (0.50%) Zend
15 8 (0.45%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.45%) Sybase
16 7 (0.39%) CA
17 6 (0.34%) Sitecore