The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 37 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 23 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.65% 3.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.17% 10.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 0
Median daily rate £275 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.29% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +34.54% -19.11%  

Mobile App is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 189 139 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 46.44% 30.89% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 73 66
Median daily rate £330 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.51% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £683 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 17
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £32.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.18% -49.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £12.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Mobile App as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in Essex

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile App in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Essex

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in Essex

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in Essex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mobile App in Essex

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 9 £265 -
Mobile App
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 38 (92.68%) TDD
2 34 (82.93%) Pair Programming
3 33 (80.49%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (65.85%) RESTful
4 27 (65.85%) Jenkins
5 25 (60.98%) JSON
5 25 (60.98%) MVC
5 25 (60.98%) HTML
5 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
5 25 (60.98%) JUnit
5 25 (60.98%) XML
6 24 (58.54%) OOA/OOD
6 24 (58.54%) OOD
6 24 (58.54%) GitHub
6 24 (58.54%) Core Animation
6 24 (58.54%) Animation
6 24 (58.54%) Core Data
6 24 (58.54%) Push Notifications
7 20 (48.78%) Android
7 20 (48.78%) Android Development
8 19 (46.34%) Automotive
9 18 (43.90%) iOS Development
10 17 (41.46%) Gradle
10 17 (41.46%) Java
11 16 (39.02%) Calabash
11 16 (39.02%) Android SDK
11 16 (39.02%) Apple iOS
12 14 (34.15%) iOS SDK
13 13 (31.71%) Apple Swift
13 13 (31.71%) Cocoa

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (58.54%) GitHub
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (65.85%) Jenkins
2 25 (60.98%) JUnit
3 17 (41.46%) Gradle
4 16 (39.02%) Calabash
5 10 (24.39%) Xcode
6 5 (12.20%) Android Studio
7 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 19 (46.34%) Automotive
2 11 (26.83%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 3 (7.32%) Finance
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) Android Developer
3 18 (43.90%) iOS Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Objective-C Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Android Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Application Development Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) RESTful
2 25 (60.98%) HTML
2 25 (60.98%) JSON
2 25 (60.98%) XML
3 24 (58.54%) Core Animation
3 24 (58.54%) Core Data
4 16 (39.02%) Android SDK
5 14 (34.15%) iOS SDK
6 13 (31.71%) Cocoa
7 10 (24.39%) iPhone SDK
8 2 (4.88%) COM
8 2 (4.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (58.54%) Animation
2 10 (24.39%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Android
2 16 (39.02%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) TDD
2 34 (82.93%) Pair Programming
3 33 (80.49%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (60.98%) MVC
5 24 (58.54%) OOA/OOD
5 24 (58.54%) OOD
5 24 (58.54%) Push Notifications
6 20 (48.78%) Android Development
7 18 (43.90%) iOS Development
8 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) Scrum
10 5 (12.20%) IT Strategy
11 4 (9.76%) CRM
12 3 (7.32%) B2C
12 3 (7.32%) Coaching
12 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
13 2 (4.88%) BDD
13 2 (4.88%) Case Management
13 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
13 2 (4.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) Apple Swift
3 13 (31.71%) Objective-C
4 10 (24.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
1 3 (7.32%) PMP
2 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (4.88%) Infor
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle
1 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (4.88%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe
2 1 (2.44%) IBM