Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 155 165
Rank change year-on-year +25 +10 -12
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 309 267 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.93% 1.61% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.20% 5.28% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 162 109
South East median daily rate £425 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £276 £283
90th Percentile £600 £512 £575
England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 1
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +23.29% +0.69%
10th Percentile £12.25 £42.50 £35.75
90th Percentile £45.00 £47.50 £37.25
England median hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £21.52
% change year-on-year -46.15% +81.27% -37.09%

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 4,987 5,061 4,684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.14% 30.51% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,988 2,955 2,657
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £249 £210 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 220 255
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -15.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.58 £11.45
90th Percentile £49.38 £47.50 £47.28
England median hourly rate £20.72 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.31% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +38 189 £425 - 55
Berkshire +10 105 £388 -3.13% 19
Buckinghamshire +50 76 £429 -2.44% 10
Hampshire -6 48 £425 +21.43% 13
Surrey -22 28 £350 -16.67% 30
West Sussex -20 19 £450 +15.38% 7
East Sussex -6 18 £350 +3.70% 9
Oxfordshire +26 7 £600 +9.09% 26
Middlesex +14 5 - -
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 125 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (33.33%) Android
3 62 (20.06%) Microsoft
4 61 (19.74%) Android Development
5 56 (18.12%) Java
6 54 (17.48%) TDD
6 54 (17.48%) Scrum
7 53 (17.15%) Apple iOS
8 51 (16.50%) HTML
9 49 (15.86%) Mobile Development
10 47 (15.21%) Microsoft Azure
11 46 (14.89%) User Experience
12 44 (14.24%) JavaScript
13 38 (12.30%) Mobile Application Development
14 35 (11.33%) CSS
14 35 (11.33%) Windows
15 34 (11.00%) Xamarin
16 31 (10.03%) JSON
17 30 (9.71%) Telecoms
18 29 (9.39%) Degree
19 28 (9.06%) Apple
20 27 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
20 27 (8.74%) Migration
20 27 (8.74%) Office 365
21 25 (8.09%) Git (software)
21 25 (8.09%) C#
22 24 (7.77%) Marketing
22 24 (7.77%) Microservices
22 24 (7.77%) iOS Development
23 23 (7.44%) React

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 21 (6.80%) Skype for Business
2 13 (4.21%) CMS
3 11 (3.56%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.27%) Drupal
5 5 (1.62%) Confluence
6 3 (0.97%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (4.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (3.56%) Photoshop
5 9 (2.91%) Chatbot
5 9 (2.91%) MS Visio
6 8 (2.59%) InVision
7 5 (1.62%) UXPin
8 4 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.32%) InDesign
10 1 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (8.74%) Office 365
3 17 (5.50%) PaaS
4 15 (4.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (3.88%) IaaS
5 12 (3.88%) OneDrive
6 10 (3.24%) Google Play
7 9 (2.91%) Apigee
8 6 (1.94%) GitHub
9 5 (1.62%) Serverless
10 4 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (1.29%) SaaS
10 4 (1.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.97%) Force.com
12 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.80%) Skype
2 20 (6.47%) WAN
3 19 (6.15%) LAN
4 17 (5.50%) Internet
5 15 (4.85%) Firewall
5 15 (4.85%) IP Telephony
6 14 (4.53%) TCP/IP
7 13 (4.21%) SSH
8 11 (3.56%) Intranet
9 10 (3.24%) SSL
10 9 (2.91%) IPsec
10 9 (2.91%) Multicast
10 9 (2.91%) OSPF
10 9 (2.91%) SNMP
10 9 (2.91%) Telnet
10 9 (2.91%) VRRP
10 9 (2.91%) Wireless
10 9 (2.91%) Wireshark
10 9 (2.91%) WLAN
11 8 (2.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.56%) Power BI
2 6 (1.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.62%) Big Data
3 5 (1.62%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.65%) SQLite
6 1 (0.32%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.32%) MySQL
6 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (8.09%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.15%) JIRA
3 12 (3.88%) Android Studio
4 10 (3.24%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.24%) GitLab
5 8 (2.59%) Selenium
6 7 (2.27%) Axure RP
6 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.94%) Jasmine
7 6 (1.94%) Mocha
8 5 (1.62%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.29%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.97%) Calabash
10 3 (0.97%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.65%) Gradle
11 2 (0.65%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (9.71%) Telecoms
2 24 (7.77%) Marketing
3 23 (7.44%) Finance
4 12 (3.88%) Publishing
5 11 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.62%) Billing
8 4 (1.29%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.97%) Electronics
9 3 (0.97%) Games
10 2 (0.65%) Automotive
10 2 (0.65%) French Language
10 2 (0.65%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 136 (44.01%) Developer
2 54 (17.48%) Android Developer
3 35 (11.33%) Designer
4 20 (6.47%) UI Designer
4 20 (6.47%) UX Designer
5 19 (6.15%) Architect
6 18 (5.83%) Xamarin Developer
7 16 (5.18%) Analyst
7 16 (5.18%) iOS Developer
8 15 (4.85%) Applications Developer
8 15 (4.85%) Mobile Designer
9 14 (4.53%) Tester
10 12 (3.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 12 (3.88%) Senior Developer
10 12 (3.88%) Software Developer
10 12 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.56%) AWS Developer
11 11 (3.56%) Scala Developer
12 10 (3.24%) Mobile Developer
12 10 (3.24%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.50%) HTML
2 35 (11.33%) CSS
3 31 (10.03%) JSON
4 23 (7.44%) React
4 23 (7.44%) REST
4 23 (7.44%) Web Services
4 23 (7.44%) XML
5 21 (6.80%) Node.js
6 20 (6.47%) .NET
6 20 (6.47%) RESTful
7 19 (6.15%) AngularJS
8 17 (5.50%) Android SDK
9 16 (5.18%) HTML5
9 16 (5.18%) SOAP
10 14 (4.53%) jQuery
11 12 (3.88%) ASP.NET
12 11 (3.56%) Play Framework
13 9 (2.91%) Natural Language Processing
13 9 (2.91%) SignalR
13 9 (2.91%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.89%) User Experience
2 12 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.59%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.62%) Handset
5 5 (1.62%) iPhone
5 5 (1.62%) PKI
5 5 (1.62%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.29%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.29%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.29%) Smart Home
7 3 (0.97%) Learning Management System
7 3 (0.97%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.97%) VLE
8 2 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 103 (33.33%) Android
2 53 (17.15%) Apple iOS
3 35 (11.33%) Windows
4 17 (5.50%) Linux
5 14 (4.53%) Mac OS X
6 13 (4.21%) Windows 7
7 12 (3.88%) Windows 10
8 9 (2.91%) CentOS
8 9 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.27%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.32%) Unix
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (19.74%) Android Development
3 54 (17.48%) Scrum
3 54 (17.48%) TDD
4 49 (15.86%) Mobile Development
5 38 (12.30%) Mobile Application Development
6 27 (8.74%) Migration
7 24 (7.77%) iOS Development
7 24 (7.77%) Microservices
8 23 (7.44%) Analytics
8 23 (7.44%) OO
9 22 (7.12%) Project Management
10 21 (6.80%) Mobile Device Management
11 18 (5.83%) ITIL
12 17 (5.50%) Prototyping
12 17 (5.50%) Wireframes
13 16 (5.18%) Memory Management
13 16 (5.18%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (5.18%) SDLC
14 15 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.12%) Java
2 44 (14.24%) JavaScript
3 25 (8.09%) C#
4 22 (7.12%) SQL
5 21 (6.80%) PowerShell
6 16 (5.18%) Python
7 15 (4.85%) Apple Swift
8 12 (3.88%) Scala
9 9 (2.91%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.91%) C++
9 9 (2.91%) R
9 9 (2.91%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.94%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.29%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.29%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.97%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.97%) Groovy
12 3 (0.97%) Ruby
12 3 (0.97%) VB
13 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (9.39%) Degree
2 16 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.18%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.85%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (3.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (3.56%) MCSA
5 11 (3.56%) MCSE
5 11 (3.56%) MOS
6 9 (2.91%) HP MASE
7 7 (2.27%) ISEB
7 7 (2.27%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.94%) APMP
9 5 (1.62%) CISM
9 5 (1.62%) CISSP
9 5 (1.62%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.29%) CEH
11 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.47%) QA
2 8 (2.59%) GxP
3 6 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.62%) GDPR
5 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.97%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (4.85%) Virtual Desktop
2 14 (4.53%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.91%) FreeRADIUS
4 6 (1.94%) Firmware
5 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.56%) SCCM
2 9 (2.91%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 62 (20.06%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.00%) Xamarin
3 28 (9.06%) Apple
4 16 (5.18%) Citrix
5 14 (4.53%) Google
6 12 (3.88%) Polycom
7 11 (3.56%) Avaya
7 11 (3.56%) Wyse
8 9 (2.91%) Aruba
8 9 (2.91%) Brocade
8 9 (2.91%) Fortinet
8 9 (2.91%) HP
8 9 (2.91%) ServiceNow
9 8 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.62%) Adobe
10 5 (1.62%) Samsung
10 5 (1.62%) SAP
10 5 (1.62%) VMware
11 4 (1.29%) Informatica
12 3 (0.97%) MobileIron