Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Cross-Platform Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cross-Platform Development over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 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.

Cross-Platform Development
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 213 238
Rank change year-on-year +7 +25 -41
Contract jobs citing Cross-Platform Development 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.035% 0.062% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.043% 0.073% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
North West median daily rate - £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.45% +10.71%
England median daily rate £620 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +55.00% -4.76% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +2.50% +33.33%

Cross-Platform 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4602 5446 7069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.38% 84.33% 81.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2970 3526 4341
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £256 £253
90th Percentile £596 £571 £575
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 159 282
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £29.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.85% +65.06%
10th Percentile £11.54 £12.45 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.95 £52.47
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.47 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.17% +11.23% +15.79%

Cross-Platform Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cross-Platform Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Cross-Platform Development in the North West

Cross-Platform Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cross-Platform Development in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cross-Platform Development in the North West

Cross-Platform Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cross-Platform Development in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cross-Platform Development in the North West

Cross-Platform Development
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cross-Platform Development within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Manchester +13 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Cross-Platform Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cross-Platform Development 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 West region with a requirement for Cross-Platform Development.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Chai
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) webpack
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Cross-Platform Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) Mocha
2 1 (50.00%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (50.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (50.00%) Chai
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) D3.js
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe