Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 33 47
Rank change year-on-year -22 +14 -12
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 7 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.36% 3.60% 3.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.27% 12.68% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Kent median daily rate £375 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -31.58% +35.71%
10th Percentile £351 £244 £278
90th Percentile £535 £355 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £420 £363
% change year-on-year -4.76% +15.86% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Kent median hourly rate - - £30.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +23.29% +0.69% +184.31%

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 214 142 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 41.63% 28.40% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 98 100
Kent median daily rate £350 £343 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% +1.11% +5.86%
10th Percentile £120 £152 £198
90th Percentile £525 £541 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £20.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.86% +19.12% -51.43%
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Dover - 2 £371 -
Tunbridge Wells -2 1 £340 +18.26%
Mobile App
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Advertising
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Core
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Bower
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) gulp
3 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4 (57.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior UAT Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Core
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin