The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 24 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 12 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.78% 5.26% 5.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.76% 15.04% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £363
% change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.46% -4.70%  

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 102 113 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 40.64% 34.98% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 71 37
Median daily rate £343 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.41% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Median hourly rate £29.92 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.71% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Kent

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Tunbridge Wells -7 3 - -
Maidstone - 3 - - 1
Dover - 1 £368 -
Folkestone - 1 £350 -
West Malling - 1 - -
Mobile App
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) RESTful
4 11 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (50.00%) WCF
4 11 (50.00%) WPF
4 11 (50.00%) Web Services
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) Infragistics
4 11 (50.00%) MVVM
4 11 (50.00%) Virtual Team
4 11 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 11 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (27.27%) HTTP
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Xamarin
7 4 (18.18%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (18.18%) Digital Media
7 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 4 (18.18%) Adobe

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (50.00%) WPF Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Web Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) RESTful
3 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) WCF
3 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 11 (50.00%) WPF
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Core
5 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 3 (13.64%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) Regular Expression
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 11 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 4 (18.18%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Android
1 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 11 (50.00%) MVVM
2 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Web Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Tag Management
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Android Development
6 2 (9.09%) Behavioural Targeting
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Infragistics
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe
2 4 (18.18%) Google
2 4 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 2 (9.09%) Tealeaf
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Omniture