Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 135 90
Rank change year-on-year +27 -45 +34
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 98 89 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.72% 1.31% 2.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.89% 4.03% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 68 114
North West median daily rate £388 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25% +16.36%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £290
90th Percentile £590 £575 £488
England median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
North West median hourly rate £11.70 - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £34.20
% change year-on-year +45.45% -19.59% +41.15%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1664 2211 2423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.23% 32.59% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1419 1439
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £220
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 87 111
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.43 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £44.85 £46.21
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the North West

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in the North West

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in the North West

Mobile App
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 Mobile App in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in the North West

Mobile App
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 Mobile App within the North West 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
Manchester +28 75 £400 -5.88% 28
Merseyside +16 12 £375 +7.14% 5
Cheshire +11 10 £575 +41.54% 8
Mobile App
England

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 North West region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 33 (33.67%) Apple iOS
2 32 (32.65%) HTML
2 32 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 32 (32.65%) CSS
3 31 (31.63%) Android
4 26 (26.53%) iOS Development
5 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (23.47%) User Experience
7 19 (19.39%) Front End Development
8 18 (18.37%) Android Development
9 17 (17.35%) Xamarin
9 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
10 16 (16.33%) HTML5
10 16 (16.33%) AngularJS
10 16 (16.33%) CSS3
10 16 (16.33%) Apple Swift
11 12 (12.24%) Mobile Development
12 11 (11.22%) React
12 11 (11.22%) Mobile Application Development
12 11 (11.22%) Open Source
12 11 (11.22%) jQuery
12 11 (11.22%) Java
12 11 (11.22%) C#
12 11 (11.22%) TDD
12 11 (11.22%) Objective-C
13 10 (10.20%) Retail
13 10 (10.20%) XSLT
13 10 (10.20%) Web Services
13 10 (10.20%) Apple
13 10 (10.20%) Node.js

Mobile App
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 6 (6.12%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (6.12%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.08%) CMS
2 4 (4.08%) nginx
2 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (4.08%) WordPress
3 3 (3.06%) Drupal
4 2 (2.04%) Mule
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.02%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.02%) SAS
5 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.10%) PaaS
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) NFC
2 1 (1.02%) Skype
2 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.08%) Big Data
2 4 (4.08%) Blockchain
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Grunt
1 5 (5.10%) gulp
1 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.08%) Jasmine
2 4 (4.08%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (4.08%) Mocha
2 4 (4.08%) Sinon.JS
2 4 (4.08%) Xcode
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.04%) JUnit
4 1 (1.02%) Ant
4 1 (1.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.02%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.02%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) jMock
4 1 (1.02%) Maven
4 1 (1.02%) Mockito
4 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.02%) webpack
General
1 10 (10.20%) Retail
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
2 7 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Games
4 3 (3.06%) Legal
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 63 (64.29%) Developer
2 22 (22.45%) iOS Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (16.33%) Android Developer
5 12 (12.24%) Xamarin Developer
6 11 (11.22%) Applications Developer
7 9 (9.18%) Architect
7 9 (9.18%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) iOS Android Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Security Architect
10 3 (3.06%) Designer
10 3 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.04%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.04%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.65%) CSS
1 32 (32.65%) HTML
2 16 (16.33%) AngularJS
2 16 (16.33%) CSS3
2 16 (16.33%) HTML5
3 11 (11.22%) jQuery
3 11 (11.22%) React
4 10 (10.20%) Angular 2
4 10 (10.20%) Node.js
4 10 (10.20%) Web Services
4 10 (10.20%) XSLT
5 5 (5.10%) .NET
5 5 (5.10%) Ionic Framework
5 5 (5.10%) iOS SDK
5 5 (5.10%) JSON
5 5 (5.10%) RESTful
5 5 (5.10%) SOAP
6 4 (4.08%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (4.08%) Chai
6 4 (4.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) User Experience
2 8 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.08%) iPad
4 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.06%) Interactive TV
5 3 (3.06%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Social Media
7 1 (1.02%) Animation
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.02%) NHS
7 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.02%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.67%) Apple iOS
2 31 (31.63%) Android
3 8 (8.16%) Windows
4 4 (4.08%) zOS
5 3 (3.06%) Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Unix
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.53%) iOS Development
2 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.39%) Front End Development
4 18 (18.37%) Android Development
5 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
6 12 (12.24%) Mobile Development
7 11 (11.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (11.22%) Open Source
7 11 (11.22%) TDD
8 9 (9.18%) Scrum
9 8 (8.16%) Wireframes
10 7 (7.14%) MVC
11 5 (5.10%) ITIL
11 5 (5.10%) OO
11 5 (5.10%) Project Management
11 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.10%) Web Design
12 4 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.08%) Kanban
12 4 (4.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 16 (16.33%) Apple Swift
3 11 (11.22%) C#
3 11 (11.22%) Java
3 11 (11.22%) Objective-C
4 7 (7.14%) SQL
5 6 (6.12%) PHP
6 5 (5.10%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.08%) C++
7 4 (4.08%) Groovy
7 4 (4.08%) Python
7 4 (4.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.02%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) MCSA
2 2 (2.04%) MCSE
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) CCDP
3 1 (1.02%) CCIE
3 1 (1.02%) CCNP
3 1 (1.02%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.02%) CISM
3 1 (1.02%) CISSP
3 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) Docker
2 4 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Ansible
1 4 (4.08%) Kubernetes
1 4 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.08%) Puppet
2 2 (2.04%) SCCM
2 2 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Xamarin
2 10 (10.20%) Apple
3 4 (4.08%) Adobe
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.02%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco
5 1 (1.02%) Facebook
5 1 (1.02%) Google
5 1 (1.02%) IBM
5 1 (1.02%) Telerik
5 1 (1.02%) Twitter