Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 112 160
Rank change year-on-year -26 +48 -26
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 49 63 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.98% 1.47% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% 4.28% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 22
Scotland median daily rate £375 £356 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +12.50%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £218
90th Percentile £510 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.05% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £31.75 £34.20
% change year-on-year +25.98% -7.16% +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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1471 1473 1920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.56% 34.29% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 867 941
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
10th Percentile £210 £234 £210
90th Percentile £525 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 38 61
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.60 £46.68 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £20.94 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.89% +6.41% +8.33%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in Scotland

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Scotland

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in Scotland

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in Scotland

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
Edinburgh -11 24 £401 +0.13% 1
Glasgow -4 21 £375 - 3
Renfrewshire +34 2 £325 -1.52%
Mobile App
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Android
3 11 (22.45%) Apple iOS
4 10 (20.41%) Finance
5 9 (18.37%) HTML
6 8 (16.33%) CSS
6 8 (16.33%) Banking
6 8 (16.33%) Android Development
7 7 (14.29%) User Experience
7 7 (14.29%) iOS Development
8 6 (12.24%) Java
8 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
8 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.20%) JIRA
9 5 (10.20%) Rapid Prototyping
9 5 (10.20%) SQL
9 5 (10.20%) Windows
9 5 (10.20%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (10.20%) Mobile Development
9 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
9 5 (10.20%) Prototyping
10 4 (8.16%) Apple Swift
10 4 (8.16%) Scenario Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Android SDK
10 4 (8.16%) Zephyr
10 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Functional Testing
10 4 (8.16%) User Stories
10 4 (8.16%) Objective-C

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (8.16%) Confluence
2 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Drupal
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (2.04%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (2.04%) Boomi
2 1 (2.04%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQLite
2 1 (2.04%) Blockchain
2 1 (2.04%) HDInsight
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) JIRA
2 4 (8.16%) Zephyr
3 2 (4.08%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.08%) jMock
3 2 (4.08%) JUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Mockito
4 1 (2.04%) Ant
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Developer
2 6 (12.24%) Designer
2 6 (12.24%) iOS Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Android Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Tester
3 5 (10.20%) UX Designer
4 3 (6.12%) Architect
4 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (6.12%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) QA Tester
5 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) UAT Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) HTML
2 8 (16.33%) CSS
3 4 (8.16%) Android SDK
3 4 (8.16%) SOAP
3 4 (8.16%) XML
4 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.12%) CSS3
4 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.12%) HTML5
4 3 (6.12%) JSON
4 3 (6.12%) Node.js
4 3 (6.12%) OAuth
4 3 (6.12%) OpenID
4 3 (6.12%) React
4 3 (6.12%) SAML
4 3 (6.12%) Spring
5 2 (4.08%) J2EE
5 2 (4.08%) React Native
5 2 (4.08%) Sass
5 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Android
2 11 (22.45%) Apple iOS
3 5 (10.20%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) Android Development
3 7 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Development
5 5 (10.20%) Prototyping
5 5 (10.20%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (8.16%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Manual Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Open Source
6 4 (8.16%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.16%) User Stories
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) Java
1 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) Apple Swift
3 4 (8.16%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.12%) C++
5 2 (4.08%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) R
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
1 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.04%) CEH
2 1 (2.04%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (2.04%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) GIAC
2 1 (2.04%) GPEN
2 1 (2.04%) OSCP
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Siebel