Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Mobile Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Development
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 357 345
Rank change year-on-year +11 -12 -24
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 29 22 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.16% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 40
South East median daily rate £400 £463 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +27.59% +27.19%
10th Percentile £300 £308 £296
90th Percentile £575 £575 £569
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £36.50 -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year -58.90% - -

Mobile Application Development is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13922 13735 15731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.74% 82.52% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8340 8261 9392
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 456 557 611
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.53 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Mobile Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Application Development in the South East

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Application Development in the South East

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Application Development in the South East

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Application Development in the South East

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -9 13 £450 -18.18% 6
Berkshire +13 8 £400 +25.00% 3
Hampshire +12 6 £490 +22.50% 4
East Sussex - 6 £310 -
Oxfordshire +4 3 £550 - 3
Surrey -4 2 £475 +18.75%
Buckinghamshire -23 2 £450 +48.76%
Kent - 1 £340 -
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Mobile Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 29 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
4 13 (44.83%) Android
4 13 (44.83%) Apple iOS
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
6 9 (31.03%) Windows
6 9 (31.03%) User Experience
6 9 (31.03%) Mobile Development
7 8 (27.59%) Web Services
7 8 (27.59%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) C#
8 7 (24.14%) HTML5
9 6 (20.69%) Java
9 6 (20.69%) SAP
9 6 (20.69%) CSS
9 6 (20.69%) SOA
9 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
10 5 (17.24%) Apache Cordova
10 5 (17.24%) MEAP
10 5 (17.24%) Coaching
10 5 (17.24%) Sybase
10 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
10 5 (17.24%) jQuery
10 5 (17.24%) TDD
10 5 (17.24%) NUnit
11 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
11 4 (13.79%) Open Source
11 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC

Mobile Application Development
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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) npm
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) 3G
1 3 (10.34%) GSM
1 3 (10.34%) HSPA
1 3 (10.34%) LTE
1 3 (10.34%) VoLTE
1 3 (10.34%) VoWiFi
1 3 (10.34%) WCDMA
2 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) NUnit
2 4 (13.79%) Grunt
2 4 (13.79%) gulp
3 3 (10.34%) Android Studio
3 3 (10.34%) Bower
3 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Jasmine
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.34%) Xcode
4 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Moq
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Development Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) SAP Mobile Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Coach
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Scrum Master
3 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Scrum Master
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Xamarin Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 7 (24.14%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
5 5 (17.24%) Apache Cordova
5 5 (17.24%) jQuery
5 5 (17.24%) MEAP
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
6 4 (13.79%) PhoneGap
6 4 (13.79%) REST
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.90%) Node.js
8 2 (6.90%) OpenID
8 2 (6.90%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (31.03%) User Experience
3 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Android
1 13 (44.83%) Apple iOS
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Mobile Development
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) SOA
5 5 (17.24%) Coaching
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Android Development
6 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Open Source
6 4 (13.79%) Open Source Development
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) OO
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) XAML
5 3 (10.34%) Apple Swift
5 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
1 3 (10.34%) Numerate Degree
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) SAP
2 5 (17.24%) Sybase
3 4 (13.79%) Xamarin
4 3 (10.34%) Apple
4 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com