Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 140 165
Rank change year-on-year -70 +25 -8
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 111 306 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.96% 1.91% 1.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.24% 6.21% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 168 160
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £274
90th Percentile £538 £600 £510
England median daily rate £438 £454 £446
% change year-on-year -3.63% +1.79% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
South East median hourly rate £13.10 £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.62% -53.33% +23.29%
10th Percentile £13.05 £12.25 £42.50
90th Percentile £13.15 £45.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% -46.15% +81.27%

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 3,422 4,929 4,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.44% 30.79% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,963 2,927 2,902
South East median daily rate £425 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £185 £243 £210
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £473 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 206 215
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.19% +7.50% +2.24%
10th Percentile £13.05 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £73.50 £49.38 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.66 £21.00 £20.66
% change year-on-year +12.68% +1.67% +3.28%

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 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 -69 53 £463 +8.82% 35
Berkshire -54 31 £463 +19.35% 16
West Sussex +27 21 £450 - 3
Buckinghamshire -23 18 £438 +0.29% 3
Surrey +33 12 £400 +14.29% 21
East Sussex +8 11 £375 +7.14% 8
Hampshire 0 11 £463 +8.82% 23
Oxfordshire +22 4 £250 -58.33% 16
Kent - 3 £450 - 5
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 50 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.33%) CSS
3 36 (32.43%) HTML
4 32 (28.83%) Android
5 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 29 (26.13%) User Experience
7 24 (21.62%) Apple iOS
8 22 (19.82%) Web Design
9 21 (18.92%) Azure
10 20 (18.02%) Mobile Application Development
10 20 (18.02%) Scrum
10 20 (18.02%) Front End Development
11 18 (16.22%) Degree
11 18 (16.22%) JSON
11 18 (16.22%) C#
11 18 (16.22%) AngularJS
12 17 (15.32%) REST
12 17 (15.32%) SQL
12 17 (15.32%) .NET
13 16 (14.41%) TDD
13 16 (14.41%) BDD
14 15 (13.51%) Java
15 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
15 14 (12.61%) Software Engineering
15 14 (12.61%) Git (software)
15 14 (12.61%) Kotlin
15 14 (12.61%) Mobile Development
15 14 (12.61%) React
15 14 (12.61%) User Stories
16 13 (11.71%) DevOps

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 1 (0.90%) Apache
1 1 (0.90%) ArcGIS
1 1 (0.90%) CMS
1 1 (0.90%) Confluence
1 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.90%) IIS
1 1 (0.90%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.92%) Azure
2 6 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (5.41%) Azure Functions
2 6 (5.41%) Serverless
3 4 (3.60%) AWS
3 4 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.60%) npm
4 3 (2.70%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.80%) Firebase
5 2 (1.80%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.80%) Google Play
6 1 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.90%) GitHub
6 1 (0.90%) IaaS
6 1 (0.90%) PaaS
6 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Bluetooth
1 3 (2.70%) DHCP
1 3 (2.70%) DNS
1 3 (2.70%) NFC
1 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.90%) Firewall
2 1 (0.90%) RS-485
2 1 (0.90%) SMS
2 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (6.31%) Cosmos DB
2 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.41%) SQLite
4 5 (4.50%) MySQL
5 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.90%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.11%) JIRA
2 9 (8.11%) Selenium
3 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.41%) NUnit
5 4 (3.60%) Grunt
5 4 (3.60%) webpack
6 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.80%) Crashlytics
7 2 (1.80%) Subversion
7 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.90%) Appium
8 1 (0.90%) Gradle
8 1 (0.90%) Hudson
8 1 (0.90%) Maven
8 1 (0.90%) Mocha
8 1 (0.90%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.41%) Retail
2 5 (4.50%) Marketing
3 4 (3.60%) Electronics
3 4 (3.60%) Finance
4 3 (2.70%) French Language
4 3 (2.70%) German Language
4 3 (2.70%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.70%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.80%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Automotive
6 1 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (47.75%) Developer
2 15 (13.51%) Designer
3 13 (11.71%) .NET Developer
4 10 (9.01%) UX Designer
5 9 (8.11%) Android Developer
5 9 (8.11%) React Developer
5 9 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Tester
7 6 (5.41%) Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Azure Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (4.50%) Interaction Designer
8 5 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Python Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Junior
9 4 (3.60%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.33%) CSS
2 36 (32.43%) HTML
3 18 (16.22%) AngularJS
3 18 (16.22%) JSON
4 17 (15.32%) .NET
4 17 (15.32%) REST
5 14 (12.61%) React
6 13 (11.71%) ASP.NET
7 12 (10.81%) Vue.js
8 11 (9.91%) React Native
8 11 (9.91%) XML
9 9 (8.11%) Node.js
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.31%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (6.31%) Entity Framework
10 7 (6.31%) jQuery
11 6 (5.41%) .NET Core
11 6 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.13%) User Experience
2 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.31%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.41%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.70%) Chip and PIN
5 3 (2.70%) Social Media
6 2 (1.80%) EPoS
6 2 (1.80%) iPad
6 2 (1.80%) iPhone
7 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.83%) Android
2 24 (21.62%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.50%) Windows
4 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.80%) Linux
6 1 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.82%) Web Design
3 20 (18.02%) Front End Development
3 20 (18.02%) Mobile Application Development
3 20 (18.02%) Scrum
4 16 (14.41%) BDD
4 16 (14.41%) TDD
5 14 (12.61%) Mobile Development
5 14 (12.61%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.61%) User Stories
6 13 (11.71%) DevOps
6 13 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (11.71%) Prototyping
6 13 (11.71%) Rapid Prototyping
6 13 (11.71%) Service Design
7 12 (10.81%) Computer Science
7 12 (10.81%) MVC
7 12 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 11 (9.91%) Android Development
9 10 (9.01%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 18 (16.22%) C#
3 17 (15.32%) SQL
4 15 (13.51%) Java
5 14 (12.61%) Kotlin
6 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.11%) Apple Swift
8 8 (7.21%) Python
9 7 (6.31%) ES6
10 6 (5.41%) C
10 6 (5.41%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.70%) C++
11 3 (2.70%) Dart
11 3 (2.70%) PHP
12 1 (0.90%) Java 9
12 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.90%) Ruby
12 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) Degree
2 11 (9.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.80%) ISEB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.80%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) QA
2 6 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.50%) Apple
4 3 (2.70%) Adobe
4 3 (2.70%) Google
4 3 (2.70%) Ingenico
5 2 (1.80%) Facebook
5 2 (1.80%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.80%) Tealium
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco
6 1 (0.90%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.90%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) hybris
6 1 (0.90%) Juniper
6 1 (0.90%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle
6 1 (0.90%) OutSystems
6 1 (0.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.90%) Snow
6 1 (0.90%) Zend