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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Development
England / South East
Rank 236 244 261
Rank change year-on-year +8 +17  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 9 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.22% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.27% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 7
Median daily rate £250 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.92% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £360
% change year-on-year +21.21% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.54 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -46.96%  

Mobile Application Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6398 7492 7766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.51% 81.26% 79.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3690 4606 4268
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 268 277
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +14 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £250 - 2
Berkshire - 1 £250 - 3
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 23 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) HTML
4 14 (60.87%) CSS
5 9 (39.13%) C#
5 9 (39.13%) Xamarin
6 8 (34.78%) HTML5
6 8 (34.78%) .NET
7 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
7 7 (30.43%) JSON
7 7 (30.43%) Umbraco
7 7 (30.43%) CSS3
7 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
7 7 (30.43%) Front End Development
8 6 (26.09%) React
8 6 (26.09%) Android
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) RESTful
9 5 (21.74%) PhoneGap
9 5 (21.74%) React Native
10 4 (17.39%) Android Development
10 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
11 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.04%) XML
11 3 (13.04%) Degree
11 3 (13.04%) Web Development
11 3 (13.04%) jQuery
11 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
12 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
12 2 (8.70%) Marketing

Mobile Application Development
Top Related 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 7 (30.43%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Bluemix
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.35%) Google Play
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Extranet
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) French Language
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
2 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) C# Developer
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) NoSQL Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Xamarin Developer
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Online Business Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) PhoneGap Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) HTML5
4 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
4 7 (30.43%) CSS3
4 7 (30.43%) JSON
5 6 (26.09%) React
6 5 (21.74%) PhoneGap
6 5 (21.74%) React Native
6 5 (21.74%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 3 (13.04%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) Modernizr
8 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.35%) Android SDK
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.35%) Express
9 1 (4.35%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Android
2 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Front End Development
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Android Development
4 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.70%) Logistics
5 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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