Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Mobile Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Development over the 6 months to 13 November 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 Development
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 132 125
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 -8
Contract jobs citing Mobile Development 19 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% 0.64% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.78% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 9
Manchester median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £337 £313 £291
90th Percentile £513 £466 £473
North West median daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +10.34% -6.45% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Mobile 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,369 2,576 2,434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 85.12% 82.41% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,601 1,657 1,544
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 102 86
Manchester median hourly rate £16.74 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.33% +6.67% +22.95%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.91 £11.75
90th Percentile £25.90 £35.00 £45.00
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £21.76 £27.00
% change year-on-year -5.79% -19.41% +28.30%

Mobile Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Development in Manchester

Mobile Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Development in Manchester

Mobile Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Development in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Development in Manchester

Mobile Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Development in Manchester

Mobile Development
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 Development within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. 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
Stockport - 1 £350 - 2
Mobile Development
North West

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mobile Development.

1 12 (63.16%) Android
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
2 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
3 8 (42.11%) User Experience
3 8 (42.11%) React Native
4 7 (36.84%) RxJava
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) CMS
5 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) Retrofit
5 6 (31.58%) Dagger
5 6 (31.58%) Sprint Retrospective
5 6 (31.58%) Sprint Planning
6 5 (26.32%) GraphQL
6 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
6 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
6 5 (26.32%) OO
6 5 (26.32%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) XSL
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
7 4 (21.05%) iPhone
7 4 (21.05%) Content Management
7 4 (21.05%) gulp

Mobile Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Azure
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) gulp
2 2 (10.53%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Applications Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (26.32%) React Developer
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) React Native
2 7 (36.84%) RxJava
3 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
3 6 (31.58%) Dagger
3 6 (31.58%) Retrofit
4 5 (26.32%) GraphQL
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) Node.js
5 4 (21.05%) OOCSS
5 4 (21.05%) React
5 4 (21.05%) Sass
5 4 (21.05%) XSL
6 3 (15.79%) RxSwift
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
7 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
8 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
8 1 (5.26%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (5.26%) NativeScript
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
2 8 (42.11%) User Experience
3 4 (21.05%) iPad
3 4 (21.05%) iPhone
4 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Android
2 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) Sprint Planning
2 6 (31.58%) Sprint Retrospective
3 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
3 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
3 5 (26.32%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Content Management
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Android Development
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Microservices
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) MVVM
7 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Apple Swift
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
3 3 (15.79%) Kotlin
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) TypeScript