Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Mobile First skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile First over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 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 First
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 365 346
Rank change year-on-year +1 -19 +45
Contract jobs citing Mobile First 18 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.059% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.070% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 11
South East median daily rate £413 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -13.89% -2.70%
10th Percentile £293 £300 £270
90th Percentile £494 £538 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 - -

Mobile First 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 14,662 14,192 13,688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.78% 84.40% 83.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,825 8,534 8,201
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.12% +1.39%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £564
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 463 575
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.04% -2.57% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.15 £50.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

Mobile First
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile First in the South East

Mobile First
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 First in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile First in the South East

Mobile First
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile First in the South East over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile First in the South East

Mobile First
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 First within the South East region over the 6 months to 14 December 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 +31 13 £438 -7.89% 1
Berkshire -3 13 £438 -7.89%
Hampshire -18 4 £450 - 1
Mobile First
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile First 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 First.

1 11 (61.11%) HTML
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) HTML5
2 10 (55.56%) Front End Development
2 10 (55.56%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 9 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) CMS
4 8 (44.44%) Content Management
5 7 (38.89%) Web Design
5 7 (38.89%) OO
5 7 (38.89%) HTTP
5 7 (38.89%) Fiddler
5 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
5 7 (38.89%) User Experience
6 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Axure RP
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
8 3 (16.67%) Prototyping
8 3 (16.67%) UXPin
8 3 (16.67%) InVision
8 3 (16.67%) A/B Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (11.11%) Framer.js
9 2 (11.11%) Mobile App

Mobile First
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 8 (44.44%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) InVision
1 3 (16.67%) UXPin
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Cloudant
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Fiddler
2 3 (16.67%) Axure RP
3 2 (11.11%) git-flow
3 2 (11.11%) Protractor
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
1 10 (55.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Telecoms Developer
4 3 (16.67%) UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Communications Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Content Editor
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Content Editor
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Editor
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) Internal Communications Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) React Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) HTML5
3 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) Framer.js
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) React
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Front End Development
1 10 (55.56%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 9 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (44.44%) Content Management
4 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
4 7 (38.89%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Web Design
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) A/B Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Prototyping
6 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (11.11%) Heuristic Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (5.56%) Competitor Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore