Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 150 145
Rank change year-on-year -37 -5 +31
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 1,138 1,710 1,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.81% 1.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.69% 5.53% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 1,230 1,171
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -2.58%
10th Percentile £336 £325 £310
90th Percentile £638 £601 £588
UK median daily rate £457 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 23
England median hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -44.44% +104.55%
10th Percentile £12.67 £12.39 £16.78
90th Percentile £122.50 £54.88 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £23.79 £45.00
% change year-on-year +99.71% -47.14% +57.89%

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 24,282 30,948 30,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.42% 32.73% 33.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,584 20,398 20,334
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £265 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 958 925
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.36 £12.24 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -16 657 £500 - 190
North of England +5 158 £425 +6.12% 117
South East -69 144 £450 +5.14% 86
North West +11 105 £425 +6.25% 62
South West +1 64 £420 +5.00% 62
Midlands +10 60 £450 - 63
East of England +22 41 £375 -3.23% 46
Yorkshire -4 41 £425 +6.12% 43
West Midlands -5 38 £474 -3.32% 43
East Midlands +20 22 £438 -25.53% 20
North East +21 12 £400 -5.88% 12
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 623 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (30.93%) Android
3 325 (28.56%) JavaScript
4 318 (27.94%) User Experience
5 312 (27.42%) Apple iOS
6 216 (18.98%) Scrum
7 215 (18.89%) React
8 204 (17.93%) HTML
9 202 (17.75%) Java
10 201 (17.66%) Git (software)
11 195 (17.14%) CSS
11 195 (17.14%) Finance
12 171 (15.03%) React Native
13 169 (14.85%) Android Development
14 153 (13.44%) iOS Development
15 151 (13.27%) Mobile Application Development
15 151 (13.27%) Test Automation
16 150 (13.18%) Azure
17 143 (12.57%) Node.js
17 143 (12.57%) TDD
18 126 (11.07%) REST
19 124 (10.90%) DevOps
20 117 (10.28%) JSON
21 116 (10.19%) AWS
22 111 (9.75%) Banking
23 109 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
23 109 (9.58%) E-Commerce
23 109 (9.58%) Mobile Development
24 107 (9.40%) Front End Development
25 105 (9.23%) Kanban

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 46 (4.04%) Confluence
2 34 (2.99%) CMS
3 30 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (2.20%) Apache
5 14 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.05%) WordPress
7 11 (0.97%) nginx
8 10 (0.88%) Magnolia
9 8 (0.70%) Drupal
10 6 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.53%) Mattermost
10 6 (0.53%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.44%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.44%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.35%) Jadu
13 3 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.26%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 50 (4.39%) Sketch
2 28 (2.46%) InVision
3 23 (2.02%) Zeplin
4 10 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.44%) Flinto
7 5 (0.44%) Marvel
8 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.26%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.18%) Adobe XD
10 2 (0.18%) Maya
10 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.18%) UserZoom
11 1 (0.088%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.35%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.26%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.088%) Finacle
6 1 (0.088%) Maximo
6 1 (0.088%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.088%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.088%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 150 (13.18%) Azure
2 116 (10.19%) AWS
3 49 (4.31%) GitHub
4 36 (3.16%) Office 365
5 28 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 27 (2.37%) GCP
7 21 (1.85%) Serverless
7 21 (1.85%) Slack
8 20 (1.76%) SaaS
9 12 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.05%) Firebase
9 12 (1.05%) npm
10 11 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
11 10 (0.88%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.88%) PaaS
12 9 (0.79%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.79%) Datadog
13 8 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
13 8 (0.70%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
2 17 (1.49%) HTTP
3 16 (1.41%) Internet
3 16 (1.41%) VPN
4 12 (1.05%) Firewall
5 9 (0.79%) Intranet
6 7 (0.62%) Broadband
7 5 (0.44%) Network Security
8 4 (0.35%) WAN
9 3 (0.26%) DNS
9 3 (0.26%) Skype
9 3 (0.26%) SSL
9 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.18%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.18%) Extranet
10 2 (0.18%) LAN
10 2 (0.18%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.18%) RIP
10 2 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (3.78%) MySQL
2 37 (3.25%) SQL Server
3 32 (2.81%) Relational Database
4 23 (2.02%) MongoDB
4 23 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 20 (1.76%) Data Mining
6 17 (1.49%) SQLite
7 15 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.23%) Cosmos DB
8 14 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.05%) Big Data
10 11 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (0.88%) BigQuery
11 10 (0.88%) Redis
12 9 (0.79%) InfluxDB
13 7 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (0.53%) Power BI
15 5 (0.44%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 201 (17.66%) Git (software)
2 100 (8.79%) Jenkins
3 95 (8.35%) JIRA
4 57 (5.01%) Selenium
5 42 (3.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 39 (3.43%) Xcode
7 35 (3.08%) Appium
7 35 (3.08%) Maven
8 29 (2.55%) Visual Studio Team System
9 28 (2.46%) Subversion
10 26 (2.28%) Cucumber
11 25 (2.20%) Android Studio
11 25 (2.20%) Axure RP
12 23 (2.02%) Gradle
13 21 (1.85%) GitLab
13 21 (1.85%) Visual Studio
14 18 (1.58%) webpack
15 16 (1.41%) CircleCI
15 16 (1.41%) JUnit
15 16 (1.41%) SonarQube
General
1 195 (17.14%) Finance
2 111 (9.75%) Banking
3 49 (4.31%) Marketing
4 48 (4.22%) Retail
5 35 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.46%) Back Office
6 28 (2.46%) Public Sector
7 15 (1.32%) Games
8 14 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.14%) Electronics
10 11 (0.97%) Legal
11 9 (0.79%) Advertising
12 8 (0.70%) Automotive
13 6 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.53%) Law
14 5 (0.44%) Front Office
14 5 (0.44%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.35%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.26%) Publishing
16 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 574 (50.44%) Developer
2 152 (13.36%) React Developer
3 107 (9.40%) Android Developer
4 104 (9.14%) Designer
5 93 (8.17%) Senior Developer
6 87 (7.64%) iOS Developer
7 76 (6.68%) UX Designer
8 68 (5.98%) Analyst
9 59 (5.18%) Mobile Developer
10 54 (4.75%) Architect
11 47 (4.13%) PHP Developer
12 44 (3.87%) Applications Developer
13 40 (3.51%) Tester
14 39 (3.43%) JavaScript Developer
14 39 (3.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 37 (3.25%) iOS Android Developer
16 34 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
17 32 (2.81%) Business Analyst
17 32 (2.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 31 (2.72%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (18.89%) React
2 204 (17.93%) HTML
3 195 (17.14%) CSS
4 171 (15.03%) React Native
5 143 (12.57%) Node.js
6 126 (11.07%) REST
7 117 (10.28%) JSON
8 94 (8.26%) HTML5
9 87 (7.64%) RESTful
10 81 (7.12%) AngularJS
11 76 (6.68%) .NET
12 75 (6.59%) CSS3
13 73 (6.41%) GraphQL
14 65 (5.71%) Redux
15 55 (4.83%) Spring
16 49 (4.31%) jQuery
17 48 (4.22%) Laravel
18 45 (3.95%) Spring Boot
19 43 (3.78%) Web Services
20 39 (3.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 318 (27.94%) User Experience
2 70 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
4 34 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (1.76%) Smartphone
6 14 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (1.23%) Social Media
6 14 (1.23%) STB
7 13 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
7 13 (1.14%) Video on Demand
8 11 (0.97%) iPhone
9 9 (0.79%) Algorithms
9 9 (0.79%) Virtual Team
9 9 (0.79%) Wiki
10 8 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (0.62%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.62%) Cloud Native
11 7 (0.62%) EPoS
11 7 (0.62%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 352 (30.93%) Android
2 312 (27.42%) Apple iOS
3 59 (5.18%) Linux
4 55 (4.83%) Windows
5 15 (1.32%) Unix
6 14 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.53%) VMS
9 5 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.35%) Kali Linux
10 4 (0.35%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.35%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.26%) tvOS
11 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.18%) CentOS
12 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.088%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 623 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (18.98%) Scrum
3 169 (14.85%) Android Development
4 153 (13.44%) iOS Development
5 151 (13.27%) Mobile Application Development
5 151 (13.27%) Test Automation
6 143 (12.57%) TDD
7 124 (10.90%) DevOps
8 109 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
8 109 (9.58%) E-Commerce
8 109 (9.58%) Mobile Development
9 107 (9.40%) Front End Development
10 105 (9.23%) Kanban
11 99 (8.70%) Microservices
12 82 (7.21%) BDD
13 76 (6.68%) Fintech
14 67 (5.89%) Prototyping
15 66 (5.80%) Software Engineering
16 61 (5.36%) Computer Science
17 57 (5.01%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 325 (28.56%) JavaScript
2 202 (17.75%) Java
3 100 (8.79%) C#
4 95 (8.35%) Apple Swift
5 88 (7.73%) SQL
6 87 (7.64%) Python
7 71 (6.24%) Kotlin
8 69 (6.06%) PHP
9 63 (5.54%) Objective-C
10 31 (2.72%) ES6
10 31 (2.72%) Java 8
10 31 (2.72%) Ruby
11 25 (2.20%) TypeScript
12 21 (1.85%) Go
13 20 (1.76%) C++
14 18 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.49%) C
16 12 (1.05%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.05%) Scala
17 11 (0.97%) Dart
Qualifications
1 83 (7.29%) Degree
2 45 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.79%) ACCA
4 9 (0.79%) CIMA
5 8 (0.70%) ISTQB
5 8 (0.70%) Master's Degree
6 7 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.53%) ISEB
8 5 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.18%) CEH
11 2 (0.18%) CISA
11 2 (0.18%) CISM
11 2 (0.18%) CISSP
11 2 (0.18%) MCSA
11 2 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.33%) QA
2 10 (0.88%) GDPR
3 8 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.35%) MiFID
6 2 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.18%) COBIT
6 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.18%) HL7
6 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.18%) PSD2
7 1 (0.088%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.088%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.088%) SEPA
7 1 (0.088%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.34%) Docker
3 7 (0.62%) XenApp
4 4 (0.35%) OpenAM
4 4 (0.35%) OpenDJ
4 4 (0.35%) OpenIDM
5 3 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.088%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.088%) BusyBox
7 1 (0.088%) Firmware
7 1 (0.088%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.088%) vCloud
7 1 (0.088%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 50 (4.39%) Kubernetes
2 34 (2.99%) Terraform
3 29 (2.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 15 (1.32%) Ansible
5 11 (0.97%) Puppet
6 10 (0.88%) Grafana
6 10 (0.88%) Kibana
7 9 (0.79%) Consul
7 9 (0.79%) Graphite
7 9 (0.79%) logstash
7 9 (0.79%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.70%) AirWatch
9 6 (0.53%) Nessus
10 5 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.44%) SCCM
11 4 (0.35%) Nmap
11 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.26%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 91 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.04%) Xamarin
3 40 (3.51%) SAP
4 38 (3.34%) Google
5 34 (2.99%) Adobe
5 34 (2.99%) Oracle
6 22 (1.93%) Apple
6 22 (1.93%) ServiceNow
7 19 (1.67%) Splunk
8 18 (1.58%) VMware
9 16 (1.41%) Samsung
10 15 (1.32%) AppDynamics
11 11 (0.97%) Cisco
11 11 (0.97%) Citrix
12 9 (0.79%) IBM
12 9 (0.79%) SaltStack
13 8 (0.70%) MuleSoft
13 8 (0.70%) Tableau
14 6 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.44%) Forcepoint