Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 154 188
Rank change year-on-year +34 +34 -9
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 352 253 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.13% 1.54% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.57% 5.13% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 136 127
South East median daily rate £443 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £264
90th Percentile £600 £488 £543
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 1
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £36.25 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.86% -0.68% -
10th Percentile £13.63 £25.63 £35.75
90th Percentile £47.38 £45.88 £37.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £40.75 £31.24
% change year-on-year -38.65% +30.46% -4.19%

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 5,358 4,936 5,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.39% 30.13% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,122 2,818 3,275
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £216 £225
90th Percentile £588 £561 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 241 299
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -17.39% +35.29%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £51.05
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%

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 21 September 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
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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 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 +27 165 £428 +6.88% 49
Berkshire +26 90 £420 +5.00% 15
Surrey +8 67 £429 +0.94% 29
Buckinghamshire +21 62 £424 +5.94% 20
Hampshire +16 62 £450 +50.00% 14
West Sussex +3 32 £444 +13.78% 5
East Sussex -6 18 £400 +23.08% 7
Oxfordshire +6 12 £600 +50.00% 14
Middlesex +13 6 £433 -3.89%
Kent 0 3 £300 -19.19% 10
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 164 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (30.68%) Android
3 85 (24.15%) JavaScript
4 78 (22.16%) HTML
5 73 (20.74%) Apple iOS
6 63 (17.90%) Java
7 59 (16.76%) CSS
8 58 (16.48%) Scrum
9 55 (15.63%) User Experience
10 54 (15.34%) Mobile Application Development
11 51 (14.49%) Android Development
12 50 (14.20%) Git (software)
13 48 (13.64%) Microsoft
14 44 (12.50%) Project Management
15 42 (11.93%) E-Commerce
15 42 (11.93%) TDD
16 39 (11.08%) Degree
16 39 (11.08%) SDLC
17 37 (10.51%) Mobile Development
17 37 (10.51%) Marketing
17 37 (10.51%) iOS Development
18 36 (10.23%) REST
18 36 (10.23%) Test Automation
19 35 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
19 35 (9.94%) QA
20 32 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
20 32 (9.09%) Web Services
20 32 (9.09%) SQL
20 32 (9.09%) React
21 31 (8.81%) Windows

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 10 (2.84%) CMS
2 7 (1.99%) Drupal
2 7 (1.99%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.70%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.42%) Confluence
4 5 (1.42%) WordPress
5 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.28%) Apache
6 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.28%) JBoss
6 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.28%) Moodle
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.27%) InVision
6 4 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.85%) UXPin
8 2 (0.57%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.28%) InDesign
9 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.11%) Office 365
4 11 (3.13%) Serverless
5 8 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (2.27%) GitHub
6 7 (1.99%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.99%) OneDrive
6 7 (1.99%) SaaS
7 5 (1.42%) Google Play
7 5 (1.42%) PaaS
8 4 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (1.14%) Sauce Labs
9 3 (0.85%) Force.com
10 2 (0.57%) IaaS
10 2 (0.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.26%) Internet
2 8 (2.27%) Bluetooth
3 7 (1.99%) Firewall
3 7 (1.99%) IPsec
3 7 (1.99%) LAN
3 7 (1.99%) Multicast
3 7 (1.99%) OSPF
3 7 (1.99%) Skype
3 7 (1.99%) SNMP
3 7 (1.99%) SSH
3 7 (1.99%) Telnet
3 7 (1.99%) VPN
3 7 (1.99%) VRRP
3 7 (1.99%) WAN
3 7 (1.99%) Wireless
3 7 (1.99%) Wireshark
3 7 (1.99%) WLAN
4 5 (1.42%) Network Security
4 5 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.56%) MySQL
2 8 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.70%) Power BI
4 6 (1.70%) SQLite
5 4 (1.14%) Redis
6 3 (0.85%) Big Data
6 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.28%) GIS
7 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (14.20%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.97%) JIRA
3 19 (5.40%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.98%) Selenium
5 12 (3.41%) Android Studio
6 10 (2.84%) Calabash
6 10 (2.84%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.27%) Jasmine
8 8 (2.27%) Mocha
8 8 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.70%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.70%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.42%) Appium
10 5 (1.42%) GitLab
11 4 (1.14%) Axure RP
11 4 (1.14%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.14%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (10.51%) Marketing
2 26 (7.39%) Finance
3 19 (5.40%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.11%) Retail
5 12 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.27%) Billing
7 4 (1.14%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.14%) Publishing
8 3 (0.85%) Advertising
8 3 (0.85%) Automotive
8 3 (0.85%) Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Games
9 2 (0.57%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 122 (34.66%) Developer
2 37 (10.51%) Architect
3 35 (9.94%) Android Developer
4 31 (8.81%) Designer
5 27 (7.67%) Tester
6 25 (7.10%) Project Manager
7 23 (6.53%) Mobile Developer
8 21 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (5.97%) UX Designer
9 20 (5.68%) Analyst
9 20 (5.68%) Consultant
9 20 (5.68%) iOS Developer
10 17 (4.83%) React Developer
11 16 (4.55%) Applications Developer
11 16 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 14 (3.98%) Automation Tester
13 13 (3.69%) QA Tester
13 13 (3.69%) UI Designer
14 12 (3.41%) Applications Manager
15 11 (3.13%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (22.16%) HTML
2 59 (16.76%) CSS
3 36 (10.23%) REST
4 32 (9.09%) React
4 32 (9.09%) Web Services
5 30 (8.52%) HTML5
6 25 (7.10%) RESTful
7 23 (6.53%) .NET
8 22 (6.25%) Node.js
9 21 (5.97%) React Native
9 21 (5.97%) SOAP
10 20 (5.68%) jQuery
11 18 (5.11%) AngularJS
12 17 (4.83%) CSS3
13 15 (4.26%) JSON
14 12 (3.41%) ASP.NET
15 10 (2.84%) Ajax
15 10 (2.84%) J2ME
15 10 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (2.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.63%) User Experience
2 13 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (3.69%) Social Media
3 10 (2.84%) Blackberry
3 10 (2.84%) BYOD
3 10 (2.84%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.99%) iPhone
6 5 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.42%) Handset
6 5 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.42%) iPad
6 5 (1.42%) PKI
6 5 (1.42%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.14%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.57%) 3D Printing
8 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.57%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 108 (30.68%) Android
2 73 (20.74%) Apple iOS
3 31 (8.81%) Windows
4 13 (3.69%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.42%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.85%) Linux
8 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (16.48%) Scrum
3 54 (15.34%) Mobile Application Development
4 51 (14.49%) Android Development
5 44 (12.50%) Project Management
6 42 (11.93%) E-Commerce
6 42 (11.93%) TDD
7 39 (11.08%) SDLC
8 37 (10.51%) iOS Development
8 37 (10.51%) Mobile Development
9 36 (10.23%) Test Automation
10 25 (7.10%) Front End Development
10 25 (7.10%) Waterfall
11 22 (6.25%) Wireframes
12 21 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (5.97%) Migration
12 21 (5.97%) Prototyping
13 20 (5.68%) CRM
13 20 (5.68%) OO
14 17 (4.83%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 85 (24.15%) JavaScript
2 63 (17.90%) Java
3 32 (9.09%) SQL
4 21 (5.97%) Apple Swift
5 17 (4.83%) C#
6 16 (4.55%) Python
7 15 (4.26%) Objective-C
8 12 (3.41%) PHP
9 10 (2.84%) Ruby
9 10 (2.84%) VB
10 9 (2.56%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.99%) Kotlin
11 7 (1.99%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.70%) Groovy
12 6 (1.70%) Java 8
13 5 (1.42%) Go
14 4 (1.14%) Apex Code
14 4 (1.14%) ES6
15 2 (0.57%) Java 9
15 2 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (11.08%) Degree
2 18 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.27%) CISM
4 8 (2.27%) CISSP
4 8 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.27%) ISEB
4 8 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.27%) PMP
4 8 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.99%) HP MASE
6 6 (1.70%) APMP
6 6 (1.70%) CEH
7 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.94%) QA
2 5 (1.42%) GDPR
2 5 (1.42%) GxP
3 4 (1.14%) GCP
4 2 (0.57%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.13%) Docker
3 7 (1.99%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (3.98%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (1.42%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.14%) MaaS360
4 3 (0.85%) Ansible
4 3 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.57%) Puppet
6 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 48 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.68%) Apple
3 19 (5.40%) Xamarin
4 18 (5.11%) Google
5 11 (3.13%) Adobe
6 9 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.56%) Samsung
7 8 (2.27%) SAP
8 7 (1.99%) Aruba
8 7 (1.99%) Brocade
8 7 (1.99%) Fortinet
8 7 (1.99%) HP
9 4 (1.14%) Blue Coat
9 4 (1.14%) Informatica
9 4 (1.14%) Okta
9 4 (1.14%) Palo Alto
10 3 (0.85%) Capita
10 3 (0.85%) Citrix
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle
10 3 (0.85%) VMware