Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 141 112
Rank change year-on-year +28 -29 +15
Contract jobs citing Mobile Development 24 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.87% 0.48% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.56% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 13
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £299 £299 £212
90th Percentile £485 £453 £523
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 2,396 2,702 2,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.97% 87.11% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,553 1,755 1,342
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.23% -4.06%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 97 55
Manchester median hourly rate £17.10 £19.09 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.41% -2.10% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.07 £12.75 £11.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.80 £43.75
North West median hourly rate £25.59 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.73% -32.14% +7.69%

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 25 June 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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 17 (70.83%) Android
2 16 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 11 (45.83%) Apple iOS
4 8 (33.33%) OO
4 8 (33.33%) Android Development
5 7 (29.17%) React Native
5 7 (29.17%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (29.17%) CSS
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
7 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
7 5 (20.83%) User Experience
7 5 (20.83%) React
7 5 (20.83%) Kotlin
7 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
7 5 (20.83%) GraphQL
7 5 (20.83%) CMS
7 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) RESTful
8 4 (16.67%) Banking
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) Retrofit
8 4 (16.67%) Dagger
8 4 (16.67%) SDLC
8 4 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective

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 5 (20.83%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Figma
1 1 (4.17%) Sketch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQLite
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) gulp
2 1 (4.17%) Mockito
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Android Developer
4 5 (20.83%) React Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (12.50%) iOS Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) React Native
2 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
2 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
2 5 (20.83%) GraphQL
2 5 (20.83%) React
3 4 (16.67%) Dagger
3 4 (16.67%) RESTful
3 4 (16.67%) Retrofit
3 4 (16.67%) RxJava
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) JSON
4 3 (12.50%) Node.js
4 3 (12.50%) OOCSS
4 3 (12.50%) Sass
4 3 (12.50%) XSL
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.33%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (29.17%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (20.83%) User Experience
4 3 (12.50%) iPad
4 3 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Android
2 11 (45.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Android Development
1 8 (33.33%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Sprint Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
5 3 (12.50%) Content Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) MVVM
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) Kotlin
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
4 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft