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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Development
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 0 1 0
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 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £355
% change year-on-year +21.21% -7.04%  
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 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 467 497 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 83.69% 86.28% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 343 239
Median daily rate £388 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.72% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.75 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +57.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £13.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

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

Mobile Application Development
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin