Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 55 50
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 12 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.44% 0.34% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.27% 0.90% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £177
90th Percentile £406 £375 £326
North West median daily rate £388 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £11.70 - -

Mobile App is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 165 222 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 33.60% 37.44% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 135 115
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £146 £144 £150
90th Percentile £531 £530 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Merseyside median hourly rate £9.86 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.27% -6.25% +18.69%
10th Percentile £9.26 £13.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £10.36 £24.50 £25.43
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in Merseyside

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Merseyside

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Liverpool - 9 £325 - 5
Southport - 2 £375 -
Mobile App
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (41.67%) Node.js
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) React
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (41.67%) Android
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Groovy
4 4 (33.33%) nginx
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
2 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (8.33%) jMock
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (8.33%) Mocha
2 1 (8.33%) Mockito
2 1 (8.33%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Node.js
1 5 (41.67%) React
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Ionic Framework
4 2 (16.67%) SAML
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Chai
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) LESS
5 1 (8.33%) Sass
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Android Development
3 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) API Development
5 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Groovy
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
1 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Ansible
1 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft