Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Mobile Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in 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 App Development
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 86 78
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.51% 0.17% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.20% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £463 £311 £363
90th Percentile £548 £424 £388
Scotland median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £42.00

Mobile Application Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,410 1,013 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.92% 87.25% 85.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 581 468
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £200
90th Percentile £550 £506 £451
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 23
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.75 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +14.29% -16.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.25 £33.88 £45.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -2.33% +2.38%

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Mobile Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Application Development in Glasgow

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Application Development in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (87.50%) PaaS
3 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) Microservices
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) Kanban
5 4 (50.00%) React
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (37.50%) Back Office
6 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (25.00%) Time Management
7 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (25.00%) Banking
8 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) Android
8 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (12.50%) Hudson
8 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
8 1 (12.50%) Android Development
8 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
8 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
8 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland

Mobile Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Software Delivery
1 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 5 (62.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Microservices
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Xamarin