Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 186 117 163
Rank change year-on-year -69 +46 +32
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 191 359 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.29% 2.14% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.21% 6.80% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 223 119
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £339 £300 £285
90th Percentile £579 £600 £527
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
South East median hourly rate £35.07 £21.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.09% -40.69% -
10th Percentile £13.05 £14.50 £25.63
90th Percentile £49.88 £46.50 £45.88
England median hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +90.00% -39.76% +45.61%

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 4,540 5,276 4,707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.75% 31.38% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,698 3,009 2,650
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £255 £256 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £569
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 252 239
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £23.50 £18.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.40% +29.26% -20.09%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £73.75 £50.98 £46.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.33 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.82% +6.63% -

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 -41 74 £448 +8.48% 53
Berkshire -34 59 £448 +8.48% 24
Hampshire +4 54 £475 +5.56% 19
Surrey -5 36 £475 +10.72% 13
West Sussex -12 16 £445 +1.71% 6
Buckinghamshire -15 14 £473 +18.13% 16
East Sussex -24 6 £425 +6.25% 2
Kent -5 2 £315 -17.38% 14
Oxfordshire +15 1 £110 -81.67% 13
Sussex - 1 £475 -
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 98 (51.31%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (31.41%) Android
3 54 (28.27%) Apple iOS
4 50 (26.18%) JavaScript
5 46 (24.08%) CSS
5 46 (24.08%) User Experience
6 39 (20.42%) Mobile Application Development
7 36 (18.85%) HTML
8 34 (17.80%) Apache Cordova
9 32 (16.75%) Java
10 29 (15.18%) Telecoms
11 28 (14.66%) C#
12 26 (13.61%) Scrum
13 25 (13.09%) Android Development
14 23 (12.04%) Front End Development
14 23 (12.04%) Finance
14 23 (12.04%) JIRA
15 22 (11.52%) AngularJS
16 21 (10.99%) iOS Development
16 21 (10.99%) React
16 21 (10.99%) .NET
17 20 (10.47%) PHP
17 20 (10.47%) jQuery
17 20 (10.47%) SDLC
17 20 (10.47%) Prototyping
18 19 (9.95%) Apple Swift
18 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
18 19 (9.95%) TDD
19 18 (9.42%) DevOps
20 17 (8.90%) Confluence

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 17 (8.90%) Confluence
2 3 (1.57%) Apache
2 3 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.57%) CMS
2 3 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.52%) Drupal
4 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Sketch
2 8 (4.19%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (2.62%) InVision
5 4 (2.09%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (1.05%) Adobe XD
7 2 (1.05%) UXPin
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.52%) Marvel
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.52%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) Magento
2 2 (1.05%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.05%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.05%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.52%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.52%) Maximo
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.52%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.76%) Yarn
3 10 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.24%) PaaS
4 8 (4.19%) SaaS
5 7 (3.66%) IaaS
6 4 (2.09%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (2.09%) GitHub
6 4 (2.09%) Serverless
7 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.57%) npm
8 2 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.05%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.05%) Firebase
8 2 (1.05%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.52%) Heroku
9 1 (0.52%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.52%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.09%) Internet
2 3 (1.57%) Broadband
3 1 (0.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.52%) LAN
3 1 (0.52%) Network Security
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) WAN
3 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.19%) MySQL
2 7 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.14%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.62%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.09%) Big Data
6 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.05%) Apache Ignite
7 2 (1.05%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.05%) Power BI
7 2 (1.05%) Redis
7 2 (1.05%) SQLite
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.52%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (12.04%) JIRA
2 16 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.38%) webpack
3 12 (6.28%) Bitbucket
4 8 (4.19%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.19%) Selenium
5 7 (3.66%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.14%) Burp Suite
6 6 (3.14%) SpecFlow
6 6 (3.14%) sqlmap
7 5 (2.62%) Appium
7 5 (2.62%) Axure RP
7 5 (2.62%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.57%) git-flow
8 3 (1.57%) Grunt
8 3 (1.57%) JMeter
9 2 (1.05%) gulp
9 2 (1.05%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (1.05%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 29 (15.18%) Telecoms
2 23 (12.04%) Finance
3 8 (4.19%) Marketing
4 7 (3.66%) Retail
5 4 (2.09%) Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Electronics
7 2 (1.05%) Automotive
7 2 (1.05%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (31.94%) Developer
2 30 (15.71%) Architect
3 29 (15.18%) Designer
4 18 (9.42%) UX Designer
5 16 (8.38%) Applications Developer
6 14 (7.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 14 (7.33%) Mobile Developer
7 11 (5.76%) iOS Developer
8 10 (5.24%) Android Developer
8 10 (5.24%) Tester
9 9 (4.71%) Analyst
10 8 (4.19%) Applications Engineer
11 7 (3.66%) Mobile Architect
11 7 (3.66%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.66%) Security Engineer
11 7 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.14%) SaaS Architect
12 6 (3.14%) UI Designer
13 5 (2.62%) Mobile Designer
13 5 (2.62%) Product Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.08%) CSS
2 36 (18.85%) HTML
3 34 (17.80%) Apache Cordova
4 22 (11.52%) AngularJS
5 21 (10.99%) .NET
5 21 (10.99%) React
6 20 (10.47%) jQuery
7 15 (7.85%) JSON
7 15 (7.85%) Sass
8 14 (7.33%) PhoneGap
9 12 (6.28%) Spring
10 11 (5.76%) Ionic Framework
10 11 (5.76%) REST
11 10 (5.24%) Node.js
11 10 (5.24%) Web Services
12 9 (4.71%) OAuth
12 9 (4.71%) XML
13 8 (4.19%) SOAP
14 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET
14 7 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (24.08%) User Experience
2 12 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.14%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.09%) Social Media
5 3 (1.57%) iPhone
5 3 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.05%) Digital Signage
6 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.05%) iPad
6 2 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.05%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.05%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.05%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.05%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.52%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 60 (31.41%) Android
2 54 (28.27%) Apple iOS
3 13 (6.81%) Windows
4 12 (6.28%) Linux
5 3 (1.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (51.31%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.42%) Mobile Application Development
3 26 (13.61%) Scrum
4 25 (13.09%) Android Development
5 23 (12.04%) Front End Development
6 21 (10.99%) iOS Development
7 20 (10.47%) Prototyping
7 20 (10.47%) SDLC
8 19 (9.95%) TDD
9 18 (9.42%) DevOps
10 16 (8.38%) Test Automation
10 16 (8.38%) Web Design
11 15 (7.85%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.33%) BDD
12 14 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (6.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 13 (6.81%) Rapid Prototyping
13 13 (6.81%) Service Design
13 13 (6.81%) Web Development
14 12 (6.28%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 50 (26.18%) JavaScript
2 32 (16.75%) Java
3 28 (14.66%) C#
4 20 (10.47%) PHP
5 19 (9.95%) Apple Swift
6 17 (8.90%) Python
7 15 (7.85%) Objective-C
8 13 (6.81%) SQL
9 7 (3.66%) Kotlin
10 6 (3.14%) C
10 6 (3.14%) C++
11 5 (2.62%) ES6
11 5 (2.62%) Perl
12 3 (1.57%) Ruby
13 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.05%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.52%) ES7
14 1 (0.52%) Go
14 1 (0.52%) Java 8
14 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (5.24%) Degree
2 4 (2.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.57%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) MCSA
5 1 (0.52%) MCSE
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) MOS
5 1 (0.52%) OSCP
5 1 (0.52%) SANS
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.19%) QA
2 7 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.57%) GDPR
3 3 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.52%) Docker
1 1 (0.52%) vCloud
1 1 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.52%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (6.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.76%) Apple
2 11 (5.76%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.14%) SAP
4 5 (2.62%) Adobe
4 5 (2.62%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.57%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.05%) Concur
6 2 (1.05%) Google
6 2 (1.05%) HP
6 2 (1.05%) IBM
6 2 (1.05%) OutSystems
6 2 (1.05%) Sparx
6 2 (1.05%) Workday
7 1 (0.52%) Avaya
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix
7 1 (0.52%) Dell
7 1 (0.52%) Polycom
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.52%) Zend