Period
to 2 June 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 182 158 147
Rank change year-on-year -24 -11 +5
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 575 1,466 1,750
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.41% 1.77% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.30% 5.48% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 968 1,243
Median daily rate £450 £454 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% +0.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £312 £325 £313
90th Percentile £613 £603 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £454 £450
% change year-on-year -0.88% +0.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 34
Median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +40.00% -32.43%
10th Percentile £24.03 £13.05 £14.23
90th Percentile £53.13 £81.50 £48.38
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year - +47.15% -35.72%

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 13,364 26,729 30,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.82% 32.28% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,353 17,287 19,858
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £263 £288 £275
90th Percentile £700 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 612 899 958
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.86 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.86% -7.31% +15.38%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.85 £11.80
90th Percentile £53.00 £51.76 £51.25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +46.34% -6.82% +10.58%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -23 329 £475 -5.00% 47
South East +13 86 £425 -5.56% 34
North of England -16 65 £388 -8.82% 54
South West +35 32 £425 -3.41% 20
Yorkshire +19 30 £350 -17.65% 12
East of England +57 28 £448 +16.99% 19
North West +2 26 £400 -11.11% 34
Midlands +23 23 £400 -5.88% 32
West Midlands +25 12 £475 +11.76% 18
East Midlands +36 11 £375 -12.79% 14
North East +15 9 £445 +11.25% 8
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 231 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (32.52%) Android
3 152 (26.43%) Apple iOS
4 150 (26.09%) Java
5 148 (25.74%) User Experience
6 131 (22.78%) JavaScript
7 101 (17.57%) CSS
8 99 (17.22%) Git (software)
9 95 (16.52%) HTML
10 79 (13.74%) Android Development
11 78 (13.57%) Kotlin
12 74 (12.87%) Scrum
12 74 (12.87%) Finance
13 70 (12.17%) Test Automation
14 68 (11.83%) Azure
14 68 (11.83%) React Native
15 65 (11.30%) Apple Swift
16 64 (11.13%) React
16 64 (11.13%) Mobile Application Development
16 64 (11.13%) AWS
17 60 (10.43%) DevOps
18 58 (10.09%) iOS Development
18 58 (10.09%) Jenkins
18 58 (10.09%) RESTful
18 58 (10.09%) JIRA
19 57 (9.91%) Open Source
20 55 (9.57%) TDD
20 55 (9.57%) REST
21 54 (9.39%) Mobile Development
21 54 (9.39%) Python

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 25 (4.35%) Confluence
2 15 (2.61%) CMS
3 10 (1.74%) WebLogic
3 10 (1.74%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.22%) Apache
5 7 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (1.22%) nginx
6 4 (0.70%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.52%) Drupal
8 2 (0.35%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.35%) WordPress
9 1 (0.17%) CICS
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) Mattermost
9 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (3.48%) Sketch
2 9 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (1.57%) InVision
3 7 (1.22%) Adobe XD
3 7 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.52%) UXPin
6 2 (0.35%) UserZoom
7 1 (0.17%) Figma
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.17%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.35%) Shopify
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Maximo
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.17%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.83%) Azure
2 64 (11.13%) AWS
3 52 (9.04%) GitHub
4 20 (3.48%) Office 365
5 17 (2.96%) GCP
6 16 (2.78%) Slack
7 15 (2.61%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.91%) Serverless
10 10 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (1.39%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.39%) Power Platform
12 7 (1.22%) Google Analytics
13 6 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
13 6 (1.04%) SaaS
14 4 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.52%) Amazon Cognito
15 3 (0.52%) Google Play
15 3 (0.52%) npm
15 3 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.78%) VPN
2 15 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (1.91%) HTTP
4 7 (1.22%) Internet
5 6 (1.04%) DNS
6 4 (0.70%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.70%) NFC
6 4 (0.70%) Skype
6 4 (0.70%) Wireless
7 3 (0.52%) 4G
7 3 (0.52%) Broadband
7 3 (0.52%) DHCP
7 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.35%) 3G
8 2 (0.35%) GPRS
8 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.35%) LAN
8 2 (0.35%) SSL
8 2 (0.35%) UMTS
8 2 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.35%) MySQL
2 17 (2.96%) NoSQL
3 15 (2.61%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.43%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.22%) Power BI
7 6 (1.04%) Big Data
7 6 (1.04%) BigQuery
8 5 (0.87%) Neo4j
8 5 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.70%) Blockchain
9 4 (0.70%) MS Access
9 4 (0.70%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.52%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.52%) SQLite
11 2 (0.35%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 99 (17.22%) Git (software)
2 58 (10.09%) Jenkins
2 58 (10.09%) JIRA
3 36 (6.26%) JUnit
3 36 (6.26%) Xcode
4 31 (5.39%) Gradle
5 30 (5.22%) Selenium
6 27 (4.70%) Cucumber
7 24 (4.17%) Maven
8 21 (3.65%) Android Studio
8 21 (3.65%) git-flow
9 18 (3.13%) Postman
10 17 (2.96%) SoapUI
10 17 (2.96%) Sonatype Nexus
11 16 (2.78%) JMeter
11 16 (2.78%) Mockito
12 14 (2.43%) CocoaPods
13 13 (2.26%) Appium
14 10 (1.74%) Ant
14 10 (1.74%) Axure RP
General
1 74 (12.87%) Finance
2 45 (7.83%) Banking
3 30 (5.22%) Retail
4 27 (4.70%) Marketing
5 26 (4.52%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.09%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.09%) Public Sector
7 9 (1.57%) Games
8 7 (1.22%) Automotive
8 7 (1.22%) Electronics
9 6 (1.04%) German Language
9 6 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.87%) Back Office
10 5 (0.87%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.70%) Legal
12 3 (0.52%) Billing
12 3 (0.52%) French Language
12 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 268 (46.61%) Developer
2 54 (9.39%) React Developer
3 53 (9.22%) Designer
4 39 (6.78%) Android Developer
4 39 (6.78%) UX Designer
5 38 (6.61%) iOS Developer
5 38 (6.61%) Mobile Developer
6 36 (6.26%) Tester
7 34 (5.91%) Senior Developer
8 32 (5.57%) Applications Developer
9 29 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 28 (4.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 26 (4.52%) Java Developer
12 22 (3.83%) Architect
13 19 (3.30%) Analyst
14 16 (2.78%) Product Owner
14 16 (2.78%) Project Manager
14 16 (2.78%) Software Engineer
14 16 (2.78%) UI Designer
15 15 (2.61%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (17.57%) CSS
2 95 (16.52%) HTML
3 68 (11.83%) React Native
4 64 (11.13%) React
5 58 (10.09%) RESTful
6 55 (9.57%) REST
7 53 (9.22%) .NET
8 51 (8.87%) HTML5
9 45 (7.83%) Node.js
10 43 (7.48%) JSON
11 41 (7.13%) Spring
12 36 (6.26%) AngularJS
13 35 (6.09%) SOAP
14 31 (5.39%) Web Services
15 24 (4.17%) Redux
15 24 (4.17%) Spring Boot
16 21 (3.65%) J2EE
17 20 (3.48%) CSS3
17 20 (3.48%) RxJava
18 19 (3.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 148 (25.74%) User Experience
2 40 (6.96%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.96%) Mobile Payment
5 15 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.91%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.74%) iPhone
8 9 (1.57%) Video on Demand
9 8 (1.39%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.39%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
10 7 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.04%) Cloud Native
11 6 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.87%) iPad
12 5 (0.87%) Social Media
13 4 (0.70%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.70%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.70%) Online Games
13 4 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 187 (32.52%) Android
2 152 (26.43%) Apple iOS
3 41 (7.13%) Windows
4 25 (4.35%) Linux
5 14 (2.43%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (1.22%) Kali Linux
7 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.70%) Unix
7 4 (0.70%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.35%) CentOS
8 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (13.74%) Android Development
3 74 (12.87%) Scrum
4 70 (12.17%) Test Automation
5 64 (11.13%) Mobile Application Development
6 60 (10.43%) DevOps
7 58 (10.09%) iOS Development
8 57 (9.91%) Open Source
9 55 (9.57%) TDD
10 54 (9.39%) Mobile Development
11 45 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (7.65%) E-Commerce
13 43 (7.48%) Front End Development
14 40 (6.96%) Kanban
15 38 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
16 37 (6.43%) Microservices
17 36 (6.26%) BDD
18 35 (6.09%) Waterfall
19 34 (5.91%) SDLC
20 31 (5.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 150 (26.09%) Java
2 131 (22.78%) JavaScript
3 78 (13.57%) Kotlin
4 65 (11.30%) Apple Swift
5 54 (9.39%) Python
6 38 (6.61%) C#
6 38 (6.61%) SQL
7 35 (6.09%) Objective-C
8 23 (4.00%) Java 8
9 17 (2.96%) TypeScript
10 16 (2.78%) PHP
11 12 (2.09%) C++
12 10 (1.74%) Groovy
13 9 (1.57%) ES6
14 7 (1.22%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.04%) C
15 6 (1.04%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.70%) Go
16 4 (0.70%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.52%) ES7
Qualifications
1 36 (6.26%) Degree
2 24 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.22%) CREST Certified
6 6 (1.04%) ISEB
7 5 (0.87%) OSCP
8 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.52%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.35%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (0.35%) CISSP
10 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.35%) SANS
10 2 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.17%) CHECK Team Member
11 1 (0.17%) GPEN
11 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.61%) QA
2 5 (0.87%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.87%) WCAG
3 4 (0.70%) GDPR
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) NIST
System Software
1 36 (6.26%) Docker
2 16 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.35%) BusyBox
4 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.17%) Firmware
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (5.57%) Kubernetes
2 19 (3.30%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (2.43%) Terraform
4 9 (1.57%) Ansible
5 7 (1.22%) Nessus
5 7 (1.22%) Nmap
6 4 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.70%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.52%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.35%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.35%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.17%) MIIS
9 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (5.04%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.35%) Adobe
3 23 (4.00%) Google
4 15 (2.61%) AppDynamics
4 15 (2.61%) SAP
4 15 (2.61%) Splunk
4 15 (2.61%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.74%) Apple
5 10 (1.74%) Samsung
6 7 (1.22%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.04%) HP
7 6 (1.04%) IBM
7 6 (1.04%) Oracle
7 6 (1.04%) Tableau
8 4 (0.70%) Dell
8 4 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.70%) Telerik
9 3 (0.52%) hybris
9 3 (0.52%) MobileIron
9 3 (0.52%) VMware