Period
to 19 July 2018

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 6 months to 19 July 2018 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
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 154 185
Rank change year-on-year +35 +31 -5
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 349 250 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.05% 1.56% 1.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.37% 5.05% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 133 177
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £311 £300 £281
90th Percentile £563 £532 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £41.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year -39.76% +36.07% -7.15%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,476 4,951 5,996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.13% 30.87% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,127 2,832 3,627
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 269 301
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -30.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.58 £11.63
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £22.93 £19.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.63% -1.70% +11.11%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley +5 141 £404 +0.94% 50
Berkshire +36 100 £416 +4.06% 17
Surrey +21 81 £425 - 11
West Sussex +33 61 £438 -2.78% 3
Hampshire +4 38 £510 +45.71% 24
Buckinghamshire -17 33 £400 +14.29% 11
East Sussex +8 21 £400 - 4
Oxfordshire -13 8 £350 -12.50% 22
Middlesex +5 5 £425 -5.56% 1
Kent -4 4 £381 +1.67% 9
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 167 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (31.81%) JavaScript
3 108 (30.95%) Android
4 91 (26.07%) Java
5 89 (25.50%) HTML
6 79 (22.64%) Apple iOS
7 73 (20.92%) CSS
8 69 (19.77%) Mobile Application Development
9 68 (19.48%) User Experience
10 55 (15.76%) React
10 55 (15.76%) Android Development
11 54 (15.47%) E-Commerce
12 51 (14.61%) Test Automation
13 49 (14.04%) Git (software)
14 47 (13.47%) REST
15 43 (12.32%) TDD
16 41 (11.75%) Amazon AWS
17 39 (11.17%) Front End Development
18 38 (10.89%) QA
19 37 (10.60%) HTML5
20 36 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
20 36 (10.32%) Microsoft
21 35 (10.03%) Project Management
22 34 (9.74%) Web Services
22 34 (9.74%) Scrum
22 34 (9.74%) Node.js
22 34 (9.74%) iOS Development
23 33 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
23 33 (9.46%) Degree
23 33 (9.46%) OO

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 7 (2.01%) CMS
1 7 (2.01%) Drupal
2 5 (1.43%) WordPress
3 4 (1.15%) Confluence
4 3 (0.86%) Moodle
5 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.29%) Apache
6 1 (0.29%) JBoss
6 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.29%) Kentico
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (3.44%) InVision
2 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.29%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.43%) UXPin
5 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.57%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.29%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.75%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 10 (2.87%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (2.87%) Serverless
4 9 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (2.58%) Office 365
5 8 (2.29%) GitHub
6 7 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.43%) SaaS
7 5 (1.43%) Sauce Labs
8 4 (1.15%) Google Play
9 2 (0.57%) npm
9 2 (0.57%) Slack
10 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.29%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.01%) Internet
2 8 (2.29%) Bluetooth
3 7 (2.01%) VPN
4 5 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.15%) HTTP
6 3 (0.86%) LAN
6 3 (0.86%) WAN
7 2 (0.57%) Intranet
7 2 (0.57%) SSL
8 1 (0.29%) Broadband
8 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.29%) IPsec
8 1 (0.29%) Multicast
8 1 (0.29%) Network Security
8 1 (0.29%) SNMP
8 1 (0.29%) SSH
8 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.29%) Wireless
8 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (2.58%) MySQL
3 7 (2.01%) SQLite
4 6 (1.72%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.43%) Redis
6 4 (1.15%) Big Data
7 3 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.29%) GIS
9 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.29%) Power BI
9 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.87%) JIRA
4 16 (4.58%) Selenium
5 10 (2.87%) Appium
5 10 (2.87%) gulp
6 8 (2.29%) Calabash
6 8 (2.29%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.01%) Jasmine
7 7 (2.01%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.72%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.43%) Android Studio
9 5 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.43%) Axure RP
9 5 (1.43%) Mocha
9 5 (1.43%) Subversion
9 5 (1.43%) UI Automator
10 4 (1.15%) JUnit
10 4 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 32 (9.17%) Marketing
2 26 (7.45%) Retail
3 25 (7.16%) Finance
4 23 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.29%) Billing
7 5 (1.43%) Automotive
7 5 (1.43%) Banking
7 5 (1.43%) Games
8 3 (0.86%) Advertising
8 3 (0.86%) Digital Economy
8 3 (0.86%) Publishing
9 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
10 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 145 (41.55%) Developer
2 31 (8.88%) Designer
3 30 (8.60%) Android Developer
4 29 (8.31%) Project Manager
4 29 (8.31%) React Developer
5 26 (7.45%) Architect
6 25 (7.16%) Tester
7 24 (6.88%) Mobile Developer
8 19 (5.44%) UX Designer
9 18 (5.16%) Consultant
10 16 (4.58%) iOS Developer
11 15 (4.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (4.01%) Analyst
12 14 (4.01%) Applications Developer
12 14 (4.01%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 12 (3.44%) Applications Manager
13 12 (3.44%) Automation Tester
13 12 (3.44%) Interaction Designer
13 12 (3.44%) Java Developer
13 12 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (25.50%) HTML
2 73 (20.92%) CSS
3 55 (15.76%) React
4 47 (13.47%) REST
5 37 (10.60%) HTML5
6 34 (9.74%) Node.js
6 34 (9.74%) Web Services
7 32 (9.17%) React Native
8 30 (8.60%) RESTful
9 27 (7.74%) .NET
10 25 (7.16%) AngularJS
10 25 (7.16%) CSS3
11 24 (6.88%) SOAP
12 22 (6.30%) Android SDK
13 21 (6.02%) J2ME
14 17 (4.87%) jQuery
15 15 (4.30%) ASP.NET
16 13 (3.72%) JSON
16 13 (3.72%) XML
17 12 (3.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.48%) User Experience
2 21 (6.02%) Blackberry
3 14 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (4.01%) Social Media
4 11 (3.15%) iPad
5 9 (2.58%) BYOD
6 8 (2.29%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.01%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.43%) iPhone
10 4 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.86%) Blog
11 3 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.86%) IVR
11 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.57%) 3D Printing
12 2 (0.57%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.57%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 108 (30.95%) Android
2 79 (22.64%) Apple iOS
3 30 (8.60%) Windows
4 15 (4.30%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.43%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.15%) Linux
6 4 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (19.77%) Mobile Application Development
3 55 (15.76%) Android Development
4 54 (15.47%) E-Commerce
5 51 (14.61%) Test Automation
6 43 (12.32%) TDD
7 39 (11.17%) Front End Development
8 36 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (10.03%) Project Management
10 34 (9.74%) iOS Development
10 34 (9.74%) Scrum
11 33 (9.46%) OO
12 32 (9.17%) Mobile Development
13 28 (8.02%) SDLC
14 25 (7.16%) Prototyping
15 24 (6.88%) Multithreading
16 23 (6.59%) Rapid Prototyping
17 22 (6.30%) Memory Management
17 22 (6.30%) Wireframes
18 21 (6.02%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 111 (31.81%) JavaScript
2 91 (26.07%) Java
3 27 (7.74%) SQL
4 21 (6.02%) C#
5 19 (5.44%) Apple Swift
6 16 (4.58%) PHP
6 16 (4.58%) Python
7 14 (4.01%) Objective-C
8 12 (3.44%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.29%) Go
9 8 (2.29%) Ruby
10 7 (2.01%) Java 8
10 7 (2.01%) Kotlin
10 7 (2.01%) VB
11 4 (1.15%) C
11 4 (1.15%) ES6
12 3 (0.86%) Groovy
13 2 (0.57%) Java 9
13 2 (0.57%) JSX
13 2 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (9.46%) Degree
2 12 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.58%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.58%) PMP
4 9 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.72%) MCSE
5 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.86%) CISM
7 3 (0.86%) CISSP
8 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.57%) CEH
8 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.29%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.89%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.72%) Docker
2 12 (3.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (1.72%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.15%) Ansible
3 4 (1.15%) MaaS360
4 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.86%) Puppet
4 3 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.30%) Google
3 19 (5.44%) Xamarin
4 15 (4.30%) Apple
5 14 (4.01%) Adobe
6 6 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.15%) Blue Coat
7 4 (1.15%) Capita
7 4 (1.15%) Okta
7 4 (1.15%) Palo Alto
7 4 (1.15%) Samsung
7 4 (1.15%) SAP
8 3 (0.86%) Genesys
8 3 (0.86%) HP
8 3 (0.86%) Oracle
9 2 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.57%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.57%) Zend
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco