Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 134 176
Rank change year-on-year +24 +42 -14
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 368 254 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.20% 1.66% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.93% 5.24% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 132 175
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £265 £271
90th Percentile £556 £537 £473
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
South East median hourly rate £42.50 - -
England median hourly rate £23.79 £37.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -35.72% +32.14% -11.11%

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 5,310 4,845 5,792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.76% 31.67% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,026 2,759 3,529
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.04% +4.53%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £557 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 249 299
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -28.26% +39.39%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.47 £11.96
90th Percentile £58.50 £46.00 £53.75
England median hourly rate £22.21 £19.80 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.17% -5.71% +19.32%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 171 £413 +11.49% 59
Berkshire +56 115 £425 +21.43% 21
Surrey +13 69 £425 -5.56% 24
West Sussex +21 66 £438 -3.80% 4
Buckinghamshire -45 40 £400 +14.29% 10
Hampshire +8 38 £500 +53.85% 20
Oxfordshire -10 16 £350 -12.50% 28
East Sussex +19 14 £350 - 3
Kent -9 6 £463 +23.33% 5
Middlesex -2 3 £425 -0.06%
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 177 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (33.97%) Android
3 110 (29.89%) JavaScript
4 93 (25.27%) Java
5 82 (22.28%) Apple iOS
6 80 (21.74%) HTML
7 78 (21.20%) CSS
8 73 (19.84%) User Experience
9 69 (18.75%) Test Automation
10 60 (16.30%) REST
10 60 (16.30%) Android Development
11 58 (15.76%) TDD
12 57 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (15.22%) Mobile Application Development
14 50 (13.59%) React
15 49 (13.32%) Git (software)
16 45 (12.23%) E-Commerce
17 44 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
17 44 (11.96%) Node.js
18 39 (10.60%) AngularJS
19 38 (10.33%) Scrum
20 37 (10.05%) Windows
20 37 (10.05%) Mobile Development
21 36 (9.78%) Degree
22 34 (9.24%) HTML5
22 34 (9.24%) Front End Development
23 33 (8.97%) QA
23 33 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
23 33 (8.97%) Web Services
24 32 (8.70%) 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 (2.45%) Confluence
2 8 (2.17%) CMS
3 7 (1.90%) Drupal
4 3 (0.82%) Moodle
5 2 (0.54%) Apache
5 2 (0.54%) WordPress
6 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.27%) Kentico
6 1 (0.27%) SAS
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (3.26%) InVision
2 9 (2.45%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.36%) UXPin
5 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.82%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.27%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.99%) SaaS
4 9 (2.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 9 (2.45%) Sauce Labs
5 8 (2.17%) Firebase
5 8 (2.17%) Office 365
6 7 (1.90%) GitHub
6 7 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.90%) PaaS
7 6 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.63%) npm
7 6 (1.63%) Serverless
8 3 (0.82%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.54%) Slack
10 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.71%) Internet
2 16 (4.35%) HTTP
3 10 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.90%) MQTT
4 7 (1.90%) VPN
5 5 (1.36%) LAN
5 5 (1.36%) WAN
5 5 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.09%) Intranet
7 3 (0.82%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.82%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.54%) SSL
9 1 (0.27%) Firewall
9 1 (0.27%) OSPF
9 1 (0.27%) SCCP
9 1 (0.27%) SNMP
9 1 (0.27%) SSH
9 1 (0.27%) Telnet
9 1 (0.27%) VRRP
9 1 (0.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.89%) MySQL
2 9 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.90%) Big Data
5 6 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.63%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.36%) Redis
7 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.27%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.27%) GIS
8 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 49 (13.32%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.79%) Jenkins
3 23 (6.25%) Selenium
4 22 (5.98%) JIRA
5 21 (5.71%) Appium
6 19 (5.16%) gulp
7 15 (4.08%) WebDriver
8 12 (3.26%) webpack
9 11 (2.99%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.72%) Android Studio
10 10 (2.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (2.72%) Bitbucket
11 9 (2.45%) Grunt
12 8 (2.17%) Calabash
13 7 (1.90%) Xcode
14 6 (1.63%) Axure RP
15 5 (1.36%) Jasmine
15 5 (1.36%) UI Automator
16 4 (1.09%) JUnit
16 4 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 26 (7.07%) Finance
2 25 (6.79%) Marketing
3 22 (5.98%) Retail
4 20 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.26%) Automotive
6 10 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.17%) Billing
8 5 (1.36%) Advertising
8 5 (1.36%) Games
9 3 (0.82%) Banking
9 3 (0.82%) Digital Economy
9 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.82%) Publishing
10 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 149 (40.49%) Developer
2 42 (11.41%) Designer
3 38 (10.33%) Architect
4 34 (9.24%) Android Developer
5 27 (7.34%) Tester
6 26 (7.07%) UX Designer
7 25 (6.79%) Project Manager
8 23 (6.25%) React Developer
9 18 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (4.62%) Mobile Developer
11 16 (4.35%) Automation Tester
12 15 (4.08%) Consultant
13 14 (3.80%) Analyst
13 14 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 14 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (3.53%) iOS Developer
15 12 (3.26%) Java Developer
15 12 (3.26%) Xamarin Developer
16 11 (2.99%) Applications Manager
16 11 (2.99%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (21.74%) HTML
2 78 (21.20%) CSS
3 60 (16.30%) REST
4 50 (13.59%) React
5 44 (11.96%) Node.js
6 39 (10.60%) AngularJS
7 34 (9.24%) HTML5
8 33 (8.97%) Web Services
9 31 (8.42%) .NET
10 27 (7.34%) Android SDK
10 27 (7.34%) CSS3
11 23 (6.25%) React Native
12 22 (5.98%) RESTful
12 22 (5.98%) SOAP
13 21 (5.71%) J2ME
14 16 (4.35%) XML
15 15 (4.08%) Apache Cordova
15 15 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (3.53%) ASP.NET
17 12 (3.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 73 (19.84%) User Experience
2 21 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 17 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.17%) BYOD
5 8 (2.17%) Infotainment
5 8 (2.17%) iPad
5 8 (2.17%) Social Media
6 7 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.63%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.36%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.36%) iPhone
8 5 (1.36%) Life Science
9 4 (1.09%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.09%) IVR
9 4 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (1.09%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.82%) Blog
10 3 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 125 (33.97%) Android
2 82 (22.28%) Apple iOS
3 37 (10.05%) Windows
4 17 (4.62%) Windows 10
5 12 (3.26%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.63%) Linux
7 4 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 60 (16.30%) Android Development
4 58 (15.76%) TDD
5 57 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (15.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 45 (12.23%) E-Commerce
8 38 (10.33%) Scrum
9 37 (10.05%) Mobile Development
10 34 (9.24%) Front End Development
11 32 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (7.88%) Project Management
13 28 (7.61%) OO
14 26 (7.07%) Prototyping
15 25 (6.79%) iOS Development
16 24 (6.52%) Multithreading
16 24 (6.52%) SDLC
17 23 (6.25%) CRM
17 23 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
18 22 (5.98%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (29.89%) JavaScript
2 93 (25.27%) Java
3 29 (7.88%) C#
4 28 (7.61%) SQL
5 18 (4.89%) Apple Swift
6 16 (4.35%) PHP
7 15 (4.08%) Python
8 9 (2.45%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.17%) Objective-C
10 7 (1.90%) Java 8
10 7 (1.90%) Kotlin
11 6 (1.63%) Go
11 6 (1.63%) Ruby
12 5 (1.36%) C
12 5 (1.36%) C++
12 5 (1.36%) VB
13 3 (0.82%) Scala
13 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.54%) JSX
14 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (9.78%) Degree
2 10 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.45%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.45%) PMP
3 9 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.17%) MCSE
4 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.09%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.82%) MCSA
7 3 (0.82%) MOS
8 2 (0.54%) CISM
8 2 (0.54%) CISSP
8 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.27%) APMP
9 1 (0.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.97%) QA
2 4 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.54%) GDPR
3 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (4.08%) Docker
2 12 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 10 (2.72%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.09%) MaaS360
2 4 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.82%) Ansible
3 3 (0.82%) SCCM
4 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.71%) Google
2 21 (5.71%) Xamarin
3 17 (4.62%) Apple
4 14 (3.80%) Adobe
5 6 (1.63%) HP
5 6 (1.63%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.63%) SAP
6 5 (1.36%) Citrix
6 5 (1.36%) Samsung
7 4 (1.09%) Blue Coat
7 4 (1.09%) Okta
7 4 (1.09%) Palo Alto
8 3 (0.82%) Avaya
8 3 (0.82%) Genesys
8 3 (0.82%) Polycom
8 3 (0.82%) Wyse
9 2 (0.54%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.54%) Zend