The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application
England / North East
Rank 55 45 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 25 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.51% 3.34% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.59% 10.32% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 4
Median daily rate £400 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.94% +21.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year +6.66% +0.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year +40.95% -19.84%  

Mobile App is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 236 281 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 33.15% 32.37% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 201 97
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Median hourly rate £10.17 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.52% +38.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.48 £12.51 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £38.30 £26.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Mobile App as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the North East

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in the North East

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Tyne and Wear -20 19 £400 -15.78% 6
Durham - 5 £400 -
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 40 (86.96%) CSS
2 30 (65.22%) HTML
3 29 (63.04%) User Experience
4 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (54.35%) Prototyping
5 25 (54.35%) Rapid Prototyping
6 16 (34.78%) Web Design
7 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
8 12 (26.09%) Service Design
8 12 (26.09%) Degree
8 12 (26.09%) Android
9 11 (23.91%) JSON
9 11 (23.91%) Web Services
9 11 (23.91%) XML
9 11 (23.91%) Publishing
9 11 (23.91%) React
9 11 (23.91%) Node.js
10 10 (21.74%) PHP
10 10 (21.74%) Web Development
11 9 (19.57%) Apple iOS
11 9 (19.57%) Customer Insight
12 8 (17.39%) Linked Data
12 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
13 7 (15.22%) Front End Development
14 6 (13.04%) SQL
14 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
15 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
15 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
15 5 (10.87%) Mobile Development
16 4 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Grunt
1 3 (6.52%) gulp
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
2 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) jMock
3 1 (2.17%) JUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 11 (23.91%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Designer
1 25 (54.35%) UX Designer
2 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Interaction Designer
3 7 (15.22%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Mobile Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Android Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Web Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (4.35%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) HTML CSS Designer
8 1 (2.17%) Integration Developer
8 1 (2.17%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (86.96%) CSS
2 30 (65.22%) HTML
3 11 (23.91%) JSON
3 11 (23.91%) Node.js
3 11 (23.91%) React
3 11 (23.91%) Web Services
3 11 (23.91%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) CSS3
4 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 3 (6.52%) Sass
5 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
6 1 (2.17%) .NET
6 1 (2.17%) Android SDK
6 1 (2.17%) Django
6 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.17%) SOAP
6 1 (2.17%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (63.04%) User Experience
2 8 (17.39%) Linked Data
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Android
2 9 (19.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) Prototyping
2 25 (54.35%) Rapid Prototyping
3 16 (34.78%) Web Design
4 12 (26.09%) Service Design
5 10 (21.74%) Web Development
6 9 (19.57%) Customer Insight
7 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
8 7 (15.22%) Front End Development
9 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Mobile Development
10 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.70%) Android Development
11 4 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (8.70%) TDD
12 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (6.52%) Scrum
13 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.74%) PHP
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) Groovy
5 2 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.17%) HP
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft