The median contractor rate for a Mobile Applications Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Application Developer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.30% - 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £394 £313
% change year-on-year +4.76% +26.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1255 1697 1541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.79% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 980 810
Median daily rate £375 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 31 50
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +8.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.28 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Applications Developer in Manchester

Mobile Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Applications Developer in Manchester

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Mobile Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (90.00%) Android Development
2 9 (90.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Cocoa
6 4 (40.00%) Xcode
6 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (40.00%) Change Control
6 4 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (40.00%) iPhone
6 4 (40.00%) SQLite
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (40.00%) Apple Swift
6 4 (40.00%) CocoaPods
6 4 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
6 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (40.00%) Android Studio
6 4 (40.00%) TestFlight
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) ES6

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (40.00%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (40.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Android Studio
2 4 (40.00%) CocoaPods
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Xcode
3 1 (10.00%) Babel
3 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Cocoa
1 4 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (30.00%) Pixi.js
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (20.00%) React
3 2 (20.00%) React Native
3 2 (20.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (40.00%) iPhone
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Android Development
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Change Control
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Game Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Apple Swift
3 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (30.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
Manchester, Lancashire
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