Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 126 115
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 +19
Contract jobs citing Mobile Development 20 14 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.63% 0.48% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.58% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 40
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £178
90th Percentile £466 £461 £525
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -3.33% -11.76% +21.43%
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 2,625 2,409 2,923
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.11% 82.87% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,680 1,567 1,852
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 84 62
Manchester median hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.58% +20.63% -17.11%
10th Percentile £12.44 £11.75 £11.33
90th Percentile £33.88 £45.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £22.40 £27.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year -17.05% +18.19% -23.11%

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 14 December 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 (60.00%) Android
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) JSON
3 9 (45.00%) Android Development
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) Android SDK
6 5 (25.00%) Kotlin
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (25.00%) RESTful
7 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (20.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) React Native
8 3 (15.00%) Redux
8 3 (15.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) MVC
8 3 (15.00%) CMS
8 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (15.00%) Struts
8 3 (15.00%) J2EE
8 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (15.00%) TDD
9 2 (10.00%) Google
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing

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 3 (15.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Android Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Xcode
3 1 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Android Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Azure Developer
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (5.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) JSON
2 6 (30.00%) Android SDK
3 5 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) React Native
5 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE
5 3 (15.00%) Redux
5 3 (15.00%) Struts
5 3 (15.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Android
2 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Android Development
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.00%) OOD
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (5.00%) Decision-Making
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Push Notifications
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Kotlin
3 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) Kony
2 1 (5.00%) Perforce
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin