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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 133 122
Rank change year-on-year +52 -11  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 35 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.61% 0.75% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.63% 2.16% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 7
Median daily rate £375 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.95% -12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £176 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £545 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £363
% change year-on-year -2.43% +13.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.46% -4.70%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 622 1018 852
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.69% 34.66% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 551 395
Median daily rate £375 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 38
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +32.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.53 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Glasgow +28 24 £375 +20.00% 3
Edinburgh +18 12 £369 -7.81% 8
Mobile App
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) HTML
3 23 (35.94%) Apple iOS
4 21 (32.81%) User Experience
5 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 19 (29.69%) CSS
7 18 (28.13%) Android
8 15 (23.44%) iOS Development
9 14 (21.88%) Java
10 12 (18.75%) C#
11 11 (17.19%) SOAP
11 11 (17.19%) MVC
11 11 (17.19%) Finance
11 11 (17.19%) Objective-C
12 10 (15.63%) Rapid Prototyping
12 10 (15.63%) Android Development
12 10 (15.63%) Mobile Development
12 10 (15.63%) Prototyping
13 9 (14.06%) Apple Swift
13 9 (14.06%) HTML5
14 8 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
14 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
14 8 (12.50%) Front End Development
14 8 (12.50%) jQuery
14 8 (12.50%) Web Services
15 7 (10.94%) OO
15 7 (10.94%) .NET
15 7 (10.94%) JIRA
15 7 (10.94%) Banking
15 7 (10.94%) Xamarin

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 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (4.69%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) NFC
1 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.94%) JIRA
3 5 (7.81%) Maven
3 5 (7.81%) Subversion
4 4 (6.25%) Ant
4 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.25%) jMock
4 4 (6.25%) JUnit
4 4 (6.25%) Mockito
5 3 (4.69%) Axure RP
5 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.69%) Xcode
6 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.56%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.56%) Appium
7 1 (1.56%) Calabash
7 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.56%) Selenium
7 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Back Office
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) iOS Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Designer
4 8 (12.50%) UX Designer
5 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Android Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (7.81%) Xamarin Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) User Experience Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Senior User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) HTML
2 19 (29.69%) CSS
3 11 (17.19%) SOAP
4 9 (14.06%) HTML5
5 8 (12.50%) jQuery
5 8 (12.50%) Web Services
6 7 (10.94%) .NET
7 6 (9.38%) CSS3
7 6 (9.38%) JSON
8 5 (7.81%) iOS SDK
8 5 (7.81%) REST
8 5 (7.81%) XML
9 4 (6.25%) Android SDK
9 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.25%) J2EE
9 4 (6.25%) JSP
9 4 (6.25%) Spring
9 4 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) User Experience
2 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.69%) iPad
4 3 (4.69%) iPhone
4 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.13%) Fintech
5 2 (3.13%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) Animation
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Apple iOS
2 18 (28.13%) Android
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) iOS Development
3 11 (17.19%) MVC
4 10 (15.63%) Android Development
4 10 (15.63%) Mobile Development
4 10 (15.63%) Prototyping
4 10 (15.63%) Rapid Prototyping
5 8 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 8 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (10.94%) OO
7 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.81%) Open Source
8 5 (7.81%) TDD
9 4 (6.25%) Content Management
9 4 (6.25%) Open Source Development
9 4 (6.25%) SDLC
9 4 (6.25%) SOA
9 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 14 (21.88%) Java
3 12 (18.75%) C#
4 11 (17.19%) Objective-C
5 9 (14.06%) Apple Swift
6 4 (6.25%) SQL
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
8 2 (3.13%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) ISEB
1 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.56%) PMO
2 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Xamarin
2 4 (6.25%) Adobe
2 4 (6.25%) Alterian
3 3 (4.69%) Apple
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft