Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 143 137
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +10
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 287 255 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.71% 1.64% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.77% 5.48% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 122 238
South East median daily rate £425 £381 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% +5.17% -2.03%
10th Percentile £300 £289 £272
90th Percentile £513 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.29% +0.69% +6.62%
10th Percentile £42.50 £35.75 £30.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £37.25 £42.48
England median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +7.62%

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 4,973 4,654 5,672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.67% 29.87% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,938 2,675 3,349
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £211 £213 £228
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 253 314
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £18.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.76% -29.52% +59.09%
10th Percentile £10.98 £11.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.50 £53.88
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 23 February 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
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 23 February 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 +1 149 £415 +10.67% 67
Berkshire +35 102 £400 +9.59% 36
Surrey +10 44 £420 -6.67% 24
West Sussex -10 44 £425 -12.82% 15
Buckinghamshire -45 37 £433 +23.57% 10
Hampshire +10 22 £425 +28.79% 20
East Sussex +6 15 £350 -12.50% 8
Oxfordshire -8 10 £550 - 21
Kent -32 8 £525 +41.89% 5
Middlesex +4 1 £375 -31.82%
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 146 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (33.10%) Android
3 72 (25.09%) JavaScript
4 69 (24.04%) Apple iOS
5 66 (23.00%) CSS
6 64 (22.30%) HTML
7 62 (21.60%) User Experience
8 57 (19.86%) REST
9 50 (17.42%) Test Automation
10 49 (17.07%) Java
11 46 (16.03%) Scrum
12 44 (15.33%) TDD
13 42 (14.63%) AngularJS
14 41 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (13.94%) Android Development
16 39 (13.59%) Node.js
17 38 (13.24%) Git (software)
17 38 (13.24%) Mobile Development
18 35 (12.20%) Mobile Application Development
19 34 (11.85%) Web Services
20 32 (11.15%) Finance
20 32 (11.15%) React
21 30 (10.45%) C#
21 30 (10.45%) .NET
22 25 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
23 24 (8.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 24 (8.36%) SQL
23 24 (8.36%) Windows
23 24 (8.36%) E-Commerce
24 23 (8.01%) XML

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 11 (3.83%) CMS
2 9 (3.14%) Confluence
3 4 (1.39%) IIS
3 4 (1.39%) JBoss
3 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.05%) Apache
5 2 (0.70%) Apache TomEE
5 2 (0.70%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.70%) SAS
5 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.35%) Drupal
6 1 (0.35%) Kentico
Applications
1 11 (3.83%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (2.09%) InVision
5 5 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.39%) UXPin
7 3 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.35%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.35%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.53%) Firebase
4 11 (3.83%) npm
5 9 (3.14%) SaaS
5 9 (3.14%) Sauce Labs
6 8 (2.79%) Office 365
7 7 (2.44%) PaaS
8 6 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (1.39%) GitHub
10 3 (1.05%) Lucidchart
11 2 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.70%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.70%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 2 (0.70%) Slack
12 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.23%) HTTP
1 15 (5.23%) Internet
2 14 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.79%) Bluetooth
4 7 (2.44%) MQTT
5 5 (1.74%) LAN
5 5 (1.74%) WAN
6 4 (1.39%) 3G
6 4 (1.39%) FTP
6 4 (1.39%) GSM
6 4 (1.39%) HSPA
6 4 (1.39%) Intranet
6 4 (1.39%) LTE
6 4 (1.39%) VoLTE
6 4 (1.39%) VoWiFi
6 4 (1.39%) WCDMA
7 3 (1.05%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.70%) VPN
9 1 (0.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.23%) MySQL
2 10 (3.48%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.79%) Big Data
4 8 (2.79%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.79%) RDBMS
4 8 (2.79%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.39%) Redis
6 3 (1.05%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.05%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.35%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.35%) GIS
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.35%) Power BI
8 1 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.62%) gulp
3 19 (6.62%) JIRA
3 19 (6.62%) Selenium
4 18 (6.27%) Appium
5 15 (5.23%) WebDriver
6 13 (4.53%) Grunt
6 13 (4.53%) webpack
7 10 (3.48%) Android Studio
7 10 (3.48%) Cucumber
8 9 (3.14%) Bitbucket
8 9 (3.14%) LoadRunner
8 9 (3.14%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.79%) Subversion
9 8 (2.79%) Xcode
10 6 (2.09%) Axure RP
10 6 (2.09%) Jasmine
10 6 (2.09%) JMeter
General
1 32 (11.15%) Finance
2 18 (6.27%) Marketing
3 14 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.18%) Retail
5 8 (2.79%) Automotive
5 8 (2.79%) Banking
6 6 (2.09%) Publishing
7 5 (1.74%) Advertising
8 3 (1.05%) Electronics
8 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.70%) Law
10 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (36.93%) Developer
2 36 (12.54%) Designer
3 29 (10.10%) Architect
4 21 (7.32%) UX Designer
5 20 (6.97%) Analyst
6 19 (6.62%) Android Developer
6 19 (6.62%) Tester
7 17 (5.92%) Mobile Developer
8 16 (5.57%) Project Manager
9 15 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (4.18%) Automation Tester
10 12 (4.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (4.18%) Xamarin Developer
11 11 (3.83%) React Developer
12 10 (3.48%) Business Analyst
12 10 (3.48%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.48%) UI Designer
13 9 (3.14%) Consultant
13 9 (3.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (23.00%) CSS
2 64 (22.30%) HTML
3 57 (19.86%) REST
4 42 (14.63%) AngularJS
5 39 (13.59%) Node.js
6 34 (11.85%) Web Services
7 32 (11.15%) React
8 30 (10.45%) .NET
9 24 (8.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (8.01%) XML
11 22 (7.67%) CSS3
12 21 (7.32%) SOAP
13 20 (6.97%) HTML5
14 17 (5.92%) Android SDK
15 15 (5.23%) ASP.NET
16 14 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (4.53%) Sass
18 12 (4.18%) LESS
19 11 (3.83%) React Native
19 11 (3.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.60%) User Experience
2 18 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.18%) Social Media
4 10 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.79%) Infotainment
5 8 (2.79%) iPhone
6 7 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.44%) iPad
7 6 (2.09%) Graphic Design
7 6 (2.09%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.39%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.39%) Life Science
9 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.05%) Fintech
9 3 (1.05%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.05%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.70%) IVR
10 2 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 95 (33.10%) Android
2 69 (24.04%) Apple iOS
3 24 (8.36%) Windows
4 10 (3.48%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.74%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.05%) Linux
6 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (17.42%) Test Automation
3 46 (16.03%) Scrum
4 44 (15.33%) TDD
5 41 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (13.94%) Android Development
7 38 (13.24%) Mobile Development
8 35 (12.20%) Mobile Application Development
9 24 (8.36%) E-Commerce
10 22 (7.67%) Software Engineering
11 20 (6.97%) OO
11 20 (6.97%) Prototyping
12 19 (6.62%) iOS Development
13 18 (6.27%) CRM
13 18 (6.27%) Project Management
13 18 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (5.92%) Front End Development
14 17 (5.92%) Rapid Prototyping
15 16 (5.57%) DevOps
16 14 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 72 (25.09%) JavaScript
2 49 (17.07%) Java
3 30 (10.45%) C#
4 24 (8.36%) SQL
5 13 (4.53%) Python
6 12 (4.18%) Apple Swift
7 11 (3.83%) C
8 8 (2.79%) Go
9 6 (2.09%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.09%) PHP
10 5 (1.74%) C++
10 5 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.39%) Scala
11 4 (1.39%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.70%) Ruby
13 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.35%) JSX
13 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (7.32%) Degree
2 5 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (1.74%) MCSE
2 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.39%) Master's Degree
3 4 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.05%) CISM
4 3 (1.05%) CISSP
4 3 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.05%) MCSA
4 3 (1.05%) MOS
4 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.70%) CEH
5 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.35%) APMP
6 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.35%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.67%) QA
2 4 (1.39%) GDPR
2 4 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.70%) PSD2
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) MiFID
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (4.53%) Docker
2 3 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.79%) Single Sign-On
2 7 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.39%) Ansible
5 3 (1.05%) SCCM
6 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (7.32%) Google
2 20 (6.97%) Apple
2 20 (6.97%) Xamarin
3 18 (6.27%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.88%) SAP
5 13 (4.53%) HP
6 6 (2.09%) Adobe
7 5 (1.74%) Citrix
7 5 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.39%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.05%) Avaya
9 3 (1.05%) IBM
9 3 (1.05%) Polycom
9 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.05%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 3 (1.05%) Samsung
9 3 (1.05%) Wyse
10 2 (0.70%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle
10 2 (0.70%) Zend