Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 168 187 147
Rank change year-on-year +19 -40 +2
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 654 710 1,630
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.54% 1.41% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.47% 4.26% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 498 1,034
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
25th Percentile £400 £363 £390
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £468 £440 £454
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.08% +0.89%
75th Percentile £538 £538 £538
90th Percentile £606 £597 £606
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £454
% change year-on-year +2.78% -0.88% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 18
10th Percentile £19.06 £12.48 £13.05
25th Percentile £25.56 £13.05 £14.85
Median hourly rate £28.56 £30.30 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -5.73% -13.43% +29.63%
75th Percentile £44.55 £51.56 £53.44
90th Percentile £50.63 £53.13 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £30.30 £25.75
% change year-on-year -13.37% +17.67% -4.63%

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 14,638 16,648 28,611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.37% 32.98% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,755 10,884 19,055
10th Percentile £263 £231 £280
25th Percentile £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% - +2.70%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £700 £683 £675
UK median daily rate £488 £466 £475
% change year-on-year +4.61% -1.89% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 726 900
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.50 £11.85
25th Percentile £16.00 £16.00 £14.40
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.51 £20.60
Median % change year-on-year +16.21% +4.45% -0.18%
75th Percentile £45.00 £43.75 £43.27
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £50.03
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% -

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +12 417 £488 +2.63% 173
North of England +36 79 £440 +10.00% 100
South East +15 55 £438 +2.94% 53
Midlands +32 39 £400 +6.67% 41
Yorkshire +31 36 £450 +12.50% 35
North West +15 35 £400 +6.67% 55
East Midlands +29 21 £343 -8.67% 14
East of England +18 21 £400 -8.57% 36
South West +26 20 £474 +18.44% 41
West Midlands +27 18 £454 +6.82% 27
North East +31 8 £419 +1.52% 10
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 297 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (36.54%) Android
3 194 (29.66%) Apple iOS
4 151 (23.09%) Java
5 145 (22.17%) User Experience
6 137 (20.95%) Finance
7 125 (19.11%) DevOps
8 120 (18.35%) Kotlin
9 114 (17.43%) Test Automation
10 112 (17.13%) JavaScript
11 109 (16.67%) HTML
12 107 (16.36%) Android Development
13 102 (15.60%) CSS
14 93 (14.22%) Microservices
15 92 (14.07%) Scrum
16 90 (13.76%) AWS
16 90 (13.76%) Git (software)
16 90 (13.76%) JIRA
17 88 (13.46%) Jenkins
18 86 (13.15%) Azure
19 84 (12.84%) REST
20 76 (11.62%) React
21 72 (11.01%) Mobile Development
22 69 (10.55%) GitHub
22 69 (10.55%) iOS Development
23 67 (10.24%) Node.js
24 65 (9.94%) React Native
25 63 (9.63%) SDLC
25 63 (9.63%) TDD
26 62 (9.48%) Banking

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 45 (6.88%) Confluence
2 25 (3.82%) Cloud Foundry
3 18 (2.75%) CMS
4 7 (1.07%) Skype for Business
5 6 (0.92%) Mule
5 6 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.76%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.61%) IIS
7 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.46%) Apache
8 3 (0.46%) WordPress
9 1 (0.15%) Drupal
9 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.15%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.15%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.15%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (4.13%) Sketch
2 20 (3.06%) InVision
2 20 (3.06%) Zeplin
3 19 (2.91%) Adobe XD
4 11 (1.68%) Photoshop
5 10 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (1.38%) Figma
7 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.15%) Marvel
9 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.15%) Stata
9 1 (0.15%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.61%) Magento
2 2 (0.31%) Shopify
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Maximo
3 1 (0.15%) RESILIA
Cloud Services
1 90 (13.76%) AWS
2 86 (13.15%) Azure
3 69 (10.55%) GitHub
4 26 (3.98%) Serverless
5 20 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
6 19 (2.91%) Slack
7 17 (2.60%) Microsoft 365
8 16 (2.45%) Amazon S3
8 16 (2.45%) SaaS
9 14 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (1.99%) Firebase
10 13 (1.99%) PaaS
11 12 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (1.83%) GCP
12 11 (1.68%) IaaS
13 6 (0.92%) Azure Service Bus
13 6 (0.92%) Power Platform
14 5 (0.76%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.76%) PowerApps
15 4 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (1.83%) VPN
3 10 (1.53%) HTTP
3 10 (1.53%) HTTPS
4 7 (1.07%) Skype
4 7 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.92%) Internet
6 5 (0.76%) LAN
6 5 (0.76%) WAN
7 4 (0.61%) DNS
7 4 (0.61%) Firewall
7 4 (0.61%) SSL
8 3 (0.46%) Broadband
8 3 (0.46%) Intranet
8 3 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.31%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.31%) SMS
9 2 (0.31%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.15%) VoLTE
10 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.06%) MySQL
2 15 (2.29%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.99%) MongoDB
3 13 (1.99%) NoSQL
4 12 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.07%) SQLite
6 6 (0.92%) Tableau
7 5 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.61%) BigQuery
8 4 (0.61%) Power BI
8 4 (0.61%) Redis
9 3 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.46%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.46%) DB2
9 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.46%) Tableau Desktop
Development Applications
1 90 (13.76%) Git (software)
1 90 (13.76%) JIRA
2 88 (13.46%) Jenkins
3 36 (5.50%) Maven
4 32 (4.89%) Cucumber
5 31 (4.74%) JUnit
6 29 (4.43%) Selenium
7 27 (4.13%) Xcode
8 24 (3.67%) Mockito
9 22 (3.36%) Android Studio
10 21 (3.21%) Sonatype Nexus
11 19 (2.91%) Appium
12 18 (2.75%) CocoaPods
13 15 (2.29%) Axure RP
13 15 (2.29%) CircleCI
14 14 (2.14%) Postman
14 14 (2.14%) SonarQube
15 13 (1.99%) fastlane
15 13 (1.99%) git-flow
16 12 (1.83%) SoapUI
General
1 137 (20.95%) Finance
2 62 (9.48%) Banking
3 28 (4.28%) Retail
4 25 (3.82%) Public Sector
5 20 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.45%) Marketing
7 13 (1.99%) Games
8 12 (1.83%) Publishing
9 10 (1.53%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.07%) Law
10 7 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.92%) German Language
12 5 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.61%) Advertising
13 4 (0.61%) Electronics
13 4 (0.61%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.46%) Automotive
15 2 (0.31%) Legal
15 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 301 (46.02%) Developer
2 91 (13.91%) Designer
3 67 (10.24%) Android Developer
4 54 (8.26%) Architect
5 49 (7.49%) UX Designer
6 48 (7.34%) iOS Developer
7 47 (7.19%) React Developer
8 43 (6.57%) Mobile Developer
9 37 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
10 35 (5.35%) Senior Developer
11 33 (5.05%) Java Developer
12 30 (4.59%) Full Stack Developer
13 29 (4.43%) Applications Developer
14 27 (4.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 27 (4.13%) Tester
15 26 (3.98%) UI Designer
16 25 (3.82%) Interaction Designer
17 22 (3.36%) Analyst
18 21 (3.21%) Xamarin Developer
19 19 (2.91%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (16.67%) HTML
2 102 (15.60%) CSS
3 84 (12.84%) REST
4 76 (11.62%) React
5 67 (10.24%) Node.js
6 65 (9.94%) React Native
7 55 (8.41%) RESTful
7 55 (8.41%) Spring
8 50 (7.65%) RxJava
9 49 (7.49%) JSON
10 44 (6.73%) .NET
11 42 (6.42%) AngularJS
12 32 (4.89%) Redux
12 32 (4.89%) SOAP
12 32 (4.89%) Spring Boot
13 27 (4.13%) Web Services
14 26 (3.98%) HTML5
15 24 (3.67%) Dagger
16 22 (3.36%) Android SDK
16 22 (3.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 145 (22.17%) User Experience
2 38 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (1.83%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (1.22%) Animation
4 8 (1.22%) Data Structures
4 8 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (1.22%) iPhone
4 8 (1.22%) Virtual Team
5 7 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.07%) iPad
6 6 (0.92%) Smartphone
7 5 (0.76%) CESG
7 5 (0.76%) Life Science
7 5 (0.76%) Social Media
8 4 (0.61%) Cloud Native
8 4 (0.61%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (0.61%) W3C
9 3 (0.46%) Blog
9 3 (0.46%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.46%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 239 (36.54%) Android
2 194 (29.66%) Apple iOS
3 16 (2.45%) Windows
4 11 (1.68%) Linux
4 11 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (0.76%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.46%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.31%) VMS
7 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (19.11%) DevOps
3 114 (17.43%) Test Automation
4 107 (16.36%) Android Development
5 93 (14.22%) Microservices
6 92 (14.07%) Scrum
7 72 (11.01%) Mobile Development
8 69 (10.55%) iOS Development
9 63 (9.63%) SDLC
9 63 (9.63%) TDD
10 62 (9.48%) Software Engineering
11 52 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
12 47 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
13 46 (7.03%) Prototyping
14 43 (6.57%) Front End Development
14 43 (6.57%) Wireframes
15 40 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
15 40 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
15 40 (6.12%) MVVM
16 39 (5.96%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 151 (23.09%) Java
2 120 (18.35%) Kotlin
3 112 (17.13%) JavaScript
4 56 (8.56%) Apple Swift
4 56 (8.56%) Python
5 49 (7.49%) C#
6 47 (7.19%) SQL
7 32 (4.89%) Java 8
8 28 (4.28%) TypeScript
9 24 (3.67%) Objective-C
10 22 (3.36%) PHP
11 16 (2.45%) ES6
12 11 (1.68%) Go
13 9 (1.38%) Ruby
14 7 (1.07%) C++
14 7 (1.07%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.92%) Dart
15 6 (0.92%) XAML
16 5 (0.76%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (4.13%) Degree
2 16 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.99%) CREST Certified
4 11 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.92%) OSCP
6 5 (0.76%) CHECK Team Leader
7 3 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.46%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.31%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.31%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.31%) MCSA
8 2 (0.31%) MCSE
8 2 (0.31%) MOS
8 2 (0.31%) SANS
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.59%) QA
2 16 (2.45%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.99%) GDPR
4 8 (1.22%) WCAG
5 3 (0.46%) PMO
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.31%) GRC
6 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17025
6 2 (0.31%) NCSC
6 2 (0.31%) Section 508
6 2 (0.31%) SLA
6 2 (0.31%) WAI
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 37 (5.66%) Docker
2 15 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (5.20%) Kubernetes
2 32 (4.89%) Terraform
3 13 (1.99%) Prometheus
4 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (0.61%) Ansible
6 3 (0.46%) Grafana
6 3 (0.46%) Istio
6 3 (0.46%) Kibana
6 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.46%) Puppet
7 2 (0.31%) SCCM
8 1 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.15%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.15%) Marathon
8 1 (0.15%) Mesos
8 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 39 (5.96%) Xamarin
2 34 (5.20%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.20%) Splunk
3 29 (4.43%) AppDynamics
4 28 (4.28%) Adobe
5 26 (3.98%) Google
6 21 (3.21%) Apple
7 17 (2.60%) MuleSoft
8 8 (1.22%) Oracle
9 6 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.76%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.76%) Cisco
10 5 (0.76%) IBM
10 5 (0.76%) Samsung
10 5 (0.76%) SAP
10 5 (0.76%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.46%) CA Agile Central
12 2 (0.31%) HP
12 2 (0.31%) hybris
12 2 (0.31%) Roku