The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 66
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £410 £340
% change year-on-year -8.53% +20.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -1.17%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 459 382 500
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.77% 79.09% 84.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 272 384
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 18 20
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £72.50 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Application Development in South Wales