Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 195 148
Rank change year-on-year +29 -47 -33
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 238 196 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.41% 1.18% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.89% 3.95% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 103 226
South East median daily rate £400 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +15.86% +3.57%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £250
90th Percentile £503 £575 £550
England median daily rate £440 £425 £402
% change year-on-year +3.53% +5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.29% +0.69% +184.31%
10th Percentile £31.25 £35.75 £30.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £37.25 £42.48
England median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £38.35
% change year-on-year +45.45% -28.29% +58.27%

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 4872 4959 5998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.95% 29.79% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2839 3484
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £225
90th Percentile £565 £575 £529
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 288 325
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +17.95% +20.67%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +20 116 £400 -4.76% 24
Berkshire +28 68 £400 - 13
Buckinghamshire -4 41 £450 +22.03% 3
Surrey +15 28 £425 -12.19% 8
Hampshire +10 28 £256 -24.63% 12
West Sussex -24 28 £390 -17.89% 2
East Sussex +20 26 £350 -12.50% 3
Kent -14 9 £375 +15.38%
Oxfordshire +1 7 £550 - 8
Middlesex - 3 £375 -
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 111 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (29.83%) Android
3 68 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 56 (23.53%) HTML
5 47 (19.75%) JavaScript
5 47 (19.75%) CSS
6 45 (18.91%) Java
6 45 (18.91%) Test Automation
7 42 (17.65%) User Experience
8 41 (17.23%) Scrum
9 39 (16.39%) REST
10 36 (15.13%) Git (software)
11 35 (14.71%) TDD
11 35 (14.71%) Web Services
12 34 (14.29%) SQL
12 34 (14.29%) Finance
13 33 (13.87%) C#
14 32 (13.45%) Windows
15 30 (12.61%) Mobile Development
16 29 (12.18%) Mobile Application Development
17 27 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (10.92%) .NET
19 25 (10.50%) SOAP
19 25 (10.50%) QA
20 24 (10.08%) Selenium
20 24 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
20 24 (10.08%) AngularJS
20 24 (10.08%) Android Development
21 23 (9.66%) iOS Development
21 23 (9.66%) Microsoft

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 9 (3.78%) Confluence
2 7 (2.94%) CMS
3 4 (1.68%) IIS
3 4 (1.68%) JBoss
3 4 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.26%) Drupal
4 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.84%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.84%) Apache
5 2 (0.84%) Apache TomEE
5 2 (0.84%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.84%) Liferay
5 2 (0.84%) SAS
5 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.42%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (2.10%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.42%) Flinto
5 1 (0.42%) InVision
5 1 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.42%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.42%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.62%) Office 365
3 9 (3.78%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (3.78%) Sauce Labs
4 7 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.52%) npm
6 5 (2.10%) Firebase
7 4 (1.68%) SaaS
8 3 (1.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 2 (0.84%) GitHub
9 2 (0.84%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.84%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.42%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.42%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.88%) Internet
2 11 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (3.78%) VPN
4 6 (2.52%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.68%) 3G
5 4 (1.68%) FTP
5 4 (1.68%) GSM
5 4 (1.68%) HSPA
5 4 (1.68%) LTE
5 4 (1.68%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.68%) VoLTE
5 4 (1.68%) VoWiFi
5 4 (1.68%) WCDMA
6 3 (1.26%) LAN
6 3 (1.26%) WAN
7 2 (0.84%) HTTP
7 2 (0.84%) Intranet
7 2 (0.84%) SMS
8 1 (0.42%) LDAP
8 1 (0.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.46%) MySQL
3 7 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.94%) Redis
4 4 (1.68%) DocumentDB
5 3 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.26%) Big Data
5 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.84%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.84%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.42%) GIS
7 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.42%) HDInsight
7 1 (0.42%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 36 (15.13%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.08%) Selenium
3 23 (9.66%) JIRA
4 22 (9.24%) Jenkins
5 19 (7.98%) Cucumber
6 14 (5.88%) WebDriver
7 12 (5.04%) Appium
8 10 (4.20%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.78%) Bitbucket
10 8 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (2.94%) Subversion
12 6 (2.52%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.52%) LoadRunner
12 6 (2.52%) NUnit
12 6 (2.52%) webpack
13 5 (2.10%) Grunt
13 5 (2.10%) JMeter
13 5 (2.10%) Protractor
14 4 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (1.68%) Xcode
General
1 34 (14.29%) Finance
2 15 (6.30%) Marketing
3 14 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.04%) Banking
4 12 (5.04%) Retail
5 10 (4.20%) Publishing
6 7 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.10%) Advertising
7 5 (2.10%) Electronics
8 3 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Law
10 1 (0.42%) Automotive
10 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 88 (36.97%) Developer
2 26 (10.92%) Tester
3 22 (9.24%) Analyst
4 21 (8.82%) Mobile Developer
5 17 (7.14%) Architect
5 17 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 15 (6.30%) Consultant
7 13 (5.46%) Designer
8 12 (5.04%) Business Analyst
9 11 (4.62%) Android Developer
9 11 (4.62%) UX Designer
10 10 (4.20%) Applications Developer
10 10 (4.20%) iOS Developer
10 10 (4.20%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.20%) Xamarin Developer
11 9 (3.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (3.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 9 (3.78%) QA Tester
12 8 (3.36%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.36%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.53%) HTML
2 47 (19.75%) CSS
3 39 (16.39%) REST
4 35 (14.71%) Web Services
5 26 (10.92%) .NET
6 25 (10.50%) SOAP
7 24 (10.08%) AngularJS
8 18 (7.56%) HTML5
9 15 (6.30%) JSON
9 15 (6.30%) XML
10 14 (5.88%) CSS3
10 14 (5.88%) Node.js
11 13 (5.46%) ASP.NET
12 12 (5.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (4.62%) React
14 10 (4.20%) Redux
15 9 (3.78%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (3.78%) jQuery
15 9 (3.78%) React Native
16 8 (3.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.65%) User Experience
2 22 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.14%) Social Media
4 6 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.10%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.10%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.10%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (2.10%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.26%) iPad
6 3 (1.26%) iPhone
7 2 (0.84%) Fintech
7 2 (0.84%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.42%) Blog
8 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 71 (29.83%) Android
2 68 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 32 (13.45%) Windows
4 9 (3.78%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.26%) Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (18.91%) Test Automation
3 41 (17.23%) Scrum
4 35 (14.71%) TDD
5 30 (12.61%) Mobile Development
6 29 (12.18%) Mobile Application Development
7 27 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (10.08%) Android Development
9 23 (9.66%) iOS Development
10 19 (7.98%) E-Commerce
11 18 (7.56%) CRM
12 17 (7.14%) SOA
13 16 (6.72%) BDD
14 15 (6.30%) OO
14 15 (6.30%) Open Source
15 14 (5.88%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.88%) Workflow
16 13 (5.46%) Coaching
16 13 (5.46%) Front End Development
16 13 (5.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (19.75%) JavaScript
2 45 (18.91%) Java
3 34 (14.29%) SQL
4 33 (13.87%) C#
5 18 (7.56%) Apple Swift
6 11 (4.62%) PHP
6 11 (4.62%) Python
7 10 (4.20%) Objective-C
8 9 (3.78%) C
9 6 (2.52%) ECMAScript
9 6 (2.52%) ES6
9 6 (2.52%) Ruby
10 4 (1.68%) Go
10 4 (1.68%) XAML
11 3 (1.26%) Scala
11 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.84%) VB
12 2 (0.84%) VBA
13 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (7.14%) Degree
2 6 (2.52%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.68%) ISEB
3 4 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.84%) CEH
4 2 (0.84%) CISM
4 2 (0.84%) CISSP
4 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.50%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) GDPR
2 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (0.84%) PSD2
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) MiFID
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (4.20%) Active Directory
1 10 (4.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (5.46%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.68%) SCCM
4 3 (1.26%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.42%) Ansible
5 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.42%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 23 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.24%) Xamarin
3 19 (7.98%) SAP
4 18 (7.56%) Apple
5 13 (5.46%) Google
6 9 (3.78%) HP
6 9 (3.78%) Samsung
7 7 (2.94%) IBM
7 7 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.10%) Sybase
8 5 (2.10%) Zend
9 4 (1.68%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.68%) Oracle
10 3 (1.26%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 2 (0.84%) OpenText
11 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.84%) Twitter
12 1 (0.42%) ESRI
12 1 (0.42%) Perforce