The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application
England / South West
Rank 101 94 108
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 32 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.25% 1.43% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.05% 5.06% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 20
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year +40.95% -22.79%  

Mobile App is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 634 811 723
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.78% 28.28% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 520 429
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £507 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 70 44
Median hourly rate £39.50 £39.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Mobile App as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the South West

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in the South West

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in the South West

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in the South West

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Devon +4 13 £475 +5.55% 2
Wiltshire 0 9 £450 +37.40%
Dorset +5 3 £325 -22.38% 3
Somerset +2 3 £438 +9.37% 2
Bristol -6 2 £506 +42.10% 7
Gloucestershire +2 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 £350 -
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 West region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 25 (39.06%) HTML
1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.38%) CSS
3 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 17 (26.56%) User Experience
5 15 (23.44%) Smart Meter
6 13 (20.31%) Android
6 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
6 13 (20.31%) MySQL
7 12 (18.75%) .NET
7 12 (18.75%) C#
7 12 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 12 (18.75%) Front End Development
8 11 (17.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
8 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
8 11 (17.19%) MVC
9 10 (15.63%) Java
9 10 (15.63%) Big Data
10 9 (14.06%) High Availability
10 9 (14.06%) Rapid Prototyping
10 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (14.06%) Prototyping
10 9 (14.06%) Xamarin
10 9 (14.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 9 (14.06%) Internet
10 9 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (14.06%) Web Design

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (4.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) nginx
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.13%) MS Project
4 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.56%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) MySQL
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.63%) Big Data
4 9 (14.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Selenium
2 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.13%) Calabash
3 2 (3.13%) Grunt
3 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 6 (9.38%) Billing
1 6 (9.38%) Retail
1 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
2 11 (17.19%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (17.19%) C# Developer
3 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) AWS Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Azure Developer
3 9 (14.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Designer
3 9 (14.06%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Senior C# Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.50%) UX Designer
5 7 (10.94%) Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Applications Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Big Data Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) HTML
2 22 (34.38%) CSS
3 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
4 12 (18.75%) .NET
5 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
6 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.81%) HTML5
7 5 (7.81%) RESTful
8 3 (4.69%) J2EE
8 3 (4.69%) jQuery
9 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.13%) Django
9 2 (3.13%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.13%) Ext JS
9 2 (3.13%) JSON
9 2 (3.13%) JSP
9 2 (3.13%) Node.js
9 2 (3.13%) Sass
9 2 (3.13%) Struts
10 1 (1.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) User Experience
2 15 (23.44%) Smart Meter
3 5 (7.81%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.81%) Graphic Design
3 5 (7.81%) iPhone
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.56%) Home Automation
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Android
2 7 (10.94%) Apple iOS
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 12 (18.75%) Front End Development
3 11 (17.19%) MVC
3 11 (17.19%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (14.06%) High Availability
4 9 (14.06%) Prototyping
4 9 (14.06%) Rapid Prototyping
4 9 (14.06%) Web Design
5 7 (10.94%) Scrum
6 6 (9.38%) Migration
6 6 (9.38%) Typography
7 5 (7.81%) Mobile Development
7 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.81%) Web Development
8 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.25%) Change Management
8 4 (6.25%) CRM
8 4 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.75%) C#
3 10 (15.63%) Java
4 7 (10.94%) SQL
5 4 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) ABAP
6 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) C++
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) ISEB
2 4 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.69%) CIPD
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Xamarin
2 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) Apple
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