The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 27 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
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 145 148
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 123 130 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.59% 1.45% 1.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.53% 4.74% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 79 83
Median daily rate £400 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +29.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £505 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £363
% change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.79% -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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2226 2741 2920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.70% 30.48% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1278 1632 1580
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 139 126
Median hourly rate £19.83 £31.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.03% +87.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 South East

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in the South East

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in the South East

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in the South East

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mobile App in the South East

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Buckinghamshire 0 32 £290 -33.71% 3
Surrey +22 23 £413 +4.43% 8
Berkshire +22 20 £400 -2.43% 13
Hampshire +7 14 £300 -29.41% 15
Oxfordshire - 12 £408 - 9
Kent -8 11 £388 +55.00% 3
East Sussex +9 8 £363 -3.33% 8
West Sussex -26 5 £452 +6.32%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 123 (49.20%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (28.80%) Android
3 65 (26.00%) Apple iOS
4 57 (22.80%) Test Automation
4 57 (22.80%) HTML
5 55 (22.00%) Web Services
6 54 (21.60%) Scrum
7 52 (20.80%) TDD
8 51 (20.40%) Java
9 50 (20.00%) CSS
10 49 (19.60%) REST
11 46 (18.40%) JavaScript
11 46 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (17.60%) Git (software)
12 44 (17.60%) User Experience
13 42 (16.80%) C#
13 42 (16.80%) SOAP
14 41 (16.40%) Android Development
15 40 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 38 (15.20%) Finance
17 37 (14.80%) QA
17 37 (14.80%) JIRA
18 35 (14.00%) RESTful
19 33 (13.20%) iOS Development
19 33 (13.20%) Banking
20 30 (12.00%) SQL
21 27 (10.80%) Internet
21 27 (10.80%) .NET
22 25 (10.00%) Mobile Development
22 25 (10.00%) Front End Development

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 3 (1.20%) CMS
1 3 (1.20%) Joomla!
2 2 (0.80%) Alfresco
2 2 (0.80%) Confluence
2 2 (0.80%) Drupal
2 2 (0.80%) IBM Domino
2 2 (0.80%) IBM Notes
2 2 (0.80%) Liferay
2 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.80%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.40%) Apache
3 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.40%) IIS
3 1 (0.40%) Marvel
3 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.20%) InVision
4 3 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.40%) Flinto
5 1 (0.40%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.00%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.60%) Google Tag Manager
3 4 (1.60%) Office 365
3 4 (1.60%) SaaS
4 3 (1.20%) GitHub
5 2 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.80%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.80%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.40%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.40%) Google Play
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.80%) Internet
2 7 (2.80%) HTTP
3 5 (2.00%) GSM
3 5 (2.00%) HSPA
3 5 (2.00%) LTE
3 5 (2.00%) WCDMA
4 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.80%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.80%) FTP
5 2 (0.80%) Intranet
5 2 (0.80%) Skype
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.40%) DNS
6 1 (0.40%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.40%) LDAP
6 1 (0.40%) SMTP
6 1 (0.40%) SSL
6 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.60%) MySQL
3 8 (3.20%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.20%) MS Access
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.80%) Redis
6 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (17.60%) Git (software)
2 37 (14.80%) JIRA
3 24 (9.60%) Jenkins
3 24 (9.60%) Selenium
4 21 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (6.40%) Cucumber
6 12 (4.80%) Calabash
7 9 (3.60%) Android Studio
8 7 (2.80%) NUnit
8 7 (2.80%) Protractor
9 6 (2.40%) Mocha
9 6 (2.40%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.00%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.00%) GitLab
10 5 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (2.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.00%) webpack
10 5 (2.00%) Xcode
11 4 (1.60%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.60%) JMeter
General
1 38 (15.20%) Finance
2 33 (13.20%) Banking
3 15 (6.00%) Retail
4 7 (2.80%) Corporate Banking
4 7 (2.80%) Marketing
5 5 (2.00%) Publishing
6 4 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.20%) Advertising
7 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Back Office
8 2 (0.80%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (45.60%) Developer
2 36 (14.40%) Designer
3 28 (11.20%) Analyst
4 27 (10.80%) Tester
5 22 (8.80%) Mobile Developer
5 22 (8.80%) UX Designer
6 19 (7.60%) .NET Developer
6 19 (7.60%) Android Developer
6 19 (7.60%) Automation Tester
7 17 (6.80%) Applications Developer
7 17 (6.80%) UI Designer
8 16 (6.40%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 13 (5.20%) iOS Developer
9 13 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (5.20%) QA Tester
10 12 (4.80%) PHP Developer
10 12 (4.80%) QA Automation Tester
10 12 (4.80%) WPF Developer
11 11 (4.40%) QA Engineer
11 11 (4.40%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.80%) HTML
2 55 (22.00%) Web Services
3 50 (20.00%) CSS
4 49 (19.60%) REST
5 42 (16.80%) SOAP
6 35 (14.00%) RESTful
7 27 (10.80%) .NET
8 22 (8.80%) Node.js
9 21 (8.40%) React Native
10 20 (8.00%) ASP.NET
11 19 (7.60%) JSON
12 17 (6.80%) AngularJS
12 17 (6.80%) React
13 15 (6.00%) HTML5
13 15 (6.00%) Redux
13 15 (6.00%) WCF
13 15 (6.00%) WPF
14 14 (5.60%) CSS3
15 11 (4.40%) .NET Framework
16 10 (4.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.60%) User Experience
2 19 (7.60%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.20%) Mobile Banking
5 12 (4.80%) Virtual Team
6 11 (4.40%) iPad
7 9 (3.60%) iPhone
7 9 (3.60%) Smart Meter
8 7 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.00%) Animation
9 5 (2.00%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.40%) CCTV
11 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.40%) FMCG
11 1 (0.40%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.40%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 72 (28.80%) Android
2 65 (26.00%) Apple iOS
3 10 (4.00%) Windows
4 3 (1.20%) Linux
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (49.20%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.80%) Test Automation
3 54 (21.60%) Scrum
4 52 (20.80%) TDD
5 46 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (16.40%) Android Development
7 33 (13.20%) iOS Development
8 25 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 25 (10.00%) Mobile Development
9 23 (9.20%) Analytics
10 21 (8.40%) Mobile Application Development
11 17 (6.80%) Prototyping
12 15 (6.00%) SDLC
12 15 (6.00%) Web Design
13 14 (5.60%) Functional Testing
13 14 (5.60%) OO
13 14 (5.60%) Open Source
13 14 (5.60%) Rapid Prototyping
14 13 (5.20%) BDD
14 13 (5.20%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 51 (20.40%) Java
2 46 (18.40%) JavaScript
3 42 (16.80%) C#
4 30 (12.00%) SQL
5 15 (6.00%) PHP
6 14 (5.60%) Apple Swift
6 14 (5.60%) Python
6 14 (5.60%) Ruby
7 11 (4.40%) VB
8 8 (3.20%) ES6
8 8 (3.20%) XAML
9 7 (2.80%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.40%) C
11 4 (1.60%) C++
11 4 (1.60%) ECMAScript
12 3 (1.20%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.80%) Perl
13 2 (0.80%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (6.80%) Degree
2 5 (2.00%) ISEB
2 5 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.20%) CIPD
4 3 (1.20%) MCSD
4 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) CEH
6 1 (0.40%) CISA
6 1 (0.40%) CISSP
6 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.40%) OSCP
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (14.80%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.40%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.40%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.00%) Apple
3 17 (6.80%) Xamarin
4 13 (5.20%) Oracle
5 11 (4.40%) Adobe
5 11 (4.40%) Infragistics
6 10 (4.00%) Google
7 7 (2.80%) IBM
8 6 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.60%) Zend
10 2 (0.80%) Lotus
10 2 (0.80%) OpenText
10 2 (0.80%) SAP
10 2 (0.80%) Tealeaf
11 1 (0.40%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.40%) Cognos
11 1 (0.40%) HP
11 1 (0.40%) Pardot
11 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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