The median contractor rate for a Mobile Developer was £258 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 June 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 Developer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 92 78
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 7 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.50% 0.62% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.66% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £258 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £403 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year -3.50% -  

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 1307 1676 1442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 93.62% 94.85% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 993 850
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 64
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £28.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Developer in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Developer in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Developer in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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
Stockport - 1 - -
Mobile Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Mobile 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 Developer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Android
2 11 (73.33%) Mobile App
3 10 (66.67%) Android Development
4 9 (60.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
6 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
6 6 (40.00%) Apple Swift
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (20.00%) PHP
9 3 (20.00%) Java
9 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (20.00%) Jasmine
9 3 (20.00%) PhoneGap
9 3 (20.00%) GitHub
9 3 (20.00%) WebGL
9 3 (20.00%) Mocha
9 3 (20.00%) Pixi.js
9 3 (20.00%) HTML5 Canvas
10 2 (13.33%) ES6
10 2 (13.33%) High Availability
10 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (13.33%) Google
10 2 (13.33%) Google Maps API
10 2 (13.33%) Xcode

Mobile 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 3 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (20.00%) Mocha
3 2 (13.33%) Xcode
4 1 (6.67%) Android Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Babel
4 1 (6.67%) CocoaPods
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
1 3 (20.00%) HTML5 Canvas
1 3 (20.00%) PhoneGap
1 3 (20.00%) Pixi.js
1 3 (20.00%) WebGL
2 2 (13.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
3 1 (6.67%) Material Design
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Life Science
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Android
2 9 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Android Development
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Change Control
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Apple Swift
1 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
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