Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 141 161 116
Rank change year-on-year +20 -45 +19
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 88 236 371
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.24% 1.60% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.09% 5.28% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 150 228
Median daily rate £425 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £320 £306 £296
90th Percentile £535 £560 £548
England median daily rate £450 £454 £450
% change year-on-year -0.88% +0.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £13.10 £25.80 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.22% -23.56% -
10th Percentile £13.05 £13.05 £14.38
90th Percentile £13.15 £46.95 £47.50
England median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +17.86% +40.00% -32.43%

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 2,153 4,468 5,167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.38% 30.34% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,185 2,650 2,971
Median daily rate £425 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +4.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £185 £260 £225
90th Percentile £589 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £470
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 230 247
Median hourly rate £31.00 £18.63 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.44% -37.92% +81.82%
10th Percentile £13.04 £11.85 £10.16
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £53.15
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.89 £22.46
% change year-on-year +34.01% -6.99% +14.71%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Mobile App as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mobile App in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Mobile App in the South East

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mobile App in the South East over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Mobile App in the South East

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mobile App in the South East.

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 31 May 2020. 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 +8 37 £423 -1.74% 16
Berkshire -6 26 £423 -1.74% 6
East Sussex +36 24 £425 +6.25% 3
Surrey +46 13 £338 -28.95% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 8 £413 -8.33% 1
Hampshire +23 6 £429 -4.61% 7
Kent +28 5 £450 +38.46%
Oxfordshire +31 3 £494 +58.00% 9
West Sussex +11 3 - -
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.23%) Android
3 30 (34.09%) Apple iOS
4 25 (28.41%) Apple Swift
5 24 (27.27%) Kotlin
6 20 (22.73%) Java
7 18 (20.45%) Objective-C
7 18 (20.45%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (19.32%) React Native
8 17 (19.32%) Scrum
8 17 (19.32%) Open Source
9 14 (15.91%) HTML
9 14 (15.91%) User Experience
10 13 (14.77%) Mobile Development
10 13 (14.77%) CSS
11 12 (13.64%) Test Automation
11 12 (13.64%) User Stories
12 11 (12.50%) JIRA
13 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
13 10 (11.36%) Azure
13 10 (11.36%) Kanban
13 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (10.23%) Degree
14 9 (10.23%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (10.23%) iOS Development
14 9 (10.23%) DevOps
14 9 (10.23%) C#
14 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
14 9 (10.23%) SQL

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 5 (5.68%) Confluence
2 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.41%) Sketch
2 3 (3.41%) UXPin
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Azure
2 6 (6.82%) Power Platform
3 5 (5.68%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (5.68%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.14%) AWS
5 1 (1.14%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.14%) IaaS
5 1 (1.14%) npm
5 1 (1.14%) PaaS
5 1 (1.14%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) DNS
2 3 (3.41%) Bluetooth
2 3 (3.41%) DHCP
2 3 (3.41%) NFC
2 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) 3G
3 2 (2.27%) 4G
3 2 (2.27%) 5G
3 2 (2.27%) Broadband
3 2 (2.27%) GPRS
3 2 (2.27%) LTE
3 2 (2.27%) UMTS
4 1 (1.14%) Network Security
4 1 (1.14%) RS-485
4 1 (1.14%) SMS
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) Power BI
2 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.14%) GIS
3 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.14%) MySQL
3 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) JIRA
2 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.09%) Selenium
4 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (5.68%) NUnit
6 3 (3.41%) Axure RP
6 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.27%) git-flow
7 2 (2.27%) JMeter
7 2 (2.27%) Mocha
8 1 (1.14%) Appium
8 1 (1.14%) AppScan
8 1 (1.14%) Hudson
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.14%) Paros
8 1 (1.14%) Postman
8 1 (1.14%) TestCafe
8 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.14%) webpack
General
1 7 (7.95%) Marketing
1 7 (7.95%) Retail
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Automotive
4 4 (4.55%) Electronics
5 3 (3.41%) French Language
5 3 (3.41%) German Language
5 3 (3.41%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.27%) Billing
6 2 (2.27%) Finance
7 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Developer
2 9 (10.23%) Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Android Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Designer
5 6 (6.82%) Applications Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) React Developer
6 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Azure Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Tester
7 4 (4.55%) Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Data Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.55%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) React Native
2 14 (15.91%) HTML
3 13 (14.77%) CSS
4 8 (9.09%) .NET
4 8 (9.09%) Vue.js
5 5 (5.68%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET Core
5 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.68%) Middleware
6 3 (3.41%) Django
6 3 (3.41%) Flask
6 3 (3.41%) HTML5
6 3 (3.41%) Node.js
6 3 (3.41%) React
6 3 (3.41%) XML
7 2 (2.27%) Chai
7 2 (2.27%) Redux
7 2 (2.27%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (15.91%) User Experience
3 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.82%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.41%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (2.27%) EPoS
6 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.14%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Android
2 30 (34.09%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.32%) Open Source
2 17 (19.32%) Scrum
3 13 (14.77%) Mobile Development
4 12 (13.64%) Test Automation
4 12 (13.64%) User Stories
5 10 (11.36%) Kanban
6 9 (10.23%) DevOps
6 9 (10.23%) iOS Development
6 9 (10.23%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (10.23%) Project Management
7 8 (9.09%) Android Development
7 8 (9.09%) BDD
7 8 (9.09%) CRM
7 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.09%) Web Design
8 7 (7.95%) Analytics
8 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.82%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.41%) Apple Swift
2 24 (27.27%) Kotlin
3 20 (22.73%) Java
4 18 (20.45%) Objective-C
5 9 (10.23%) C#
5 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.23%) SQL
6 6 (6.82%) Python
7 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.27%) ES6
9 1 (1.14%) C
9 1 (1.14%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) Dart
9 1 (1.14%) PHP
9 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.27%) ISEB
3 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.14%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (1.14%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (1.14%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.14%) GIAC
4 1 (1.14%) GPEN
4 1 (1.14%) OSCP
4 1 (1.14%) SANS
4 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) GDPR
2 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 20022
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.14%) Nessus
1 1 (1.14%) Nmap
1 1 (1.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (5.68%) Adobe
1 5 (5.68%) Google
1 5 (5.68%) Tableau
1 5 (5.68%) Xamarin
2 3 (3.41%) Ingenico
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.41%) SAP
3 2 (2.27%) Ariba
3 2 (2.27%) Concur
4 1 (1.14%) Apple
4 1 (1.14%) Capita
4 1 (1.14%) HP
4 1 (1.14%) hybris
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.14%) OutSystems
4 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.14%) VMware