Period
to 9 December 2018

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 6 months to 9 December 2018 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.

Mobile Application
England > South West
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 112 131
Rank change year-on-year -61 +19 +10
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 52 85 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.81% 1.53% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 5.58% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 62
South West median daily rate £400 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -23.68% +20.63%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £277
90th Percentile £509 £430 £575
England median daily rate £458 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.57% +2.94% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £21.03
% change year-on-year +8.75% +90.20% -32.16%

Mobile App is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,896 1,524 1,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.69% 27.49% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,188 941 1,130
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +7.02% -0.33%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £225
90th Percentile £575 £545 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 72 120
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £33.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.85% +24.53% -29.33%
10th Percentile £15.41 £12.01 £11.67
90th Percentile £51.75 £58.75 £44.58
England median hourly rate £20.12 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.87% +2.50% +5.26%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 9 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
Wiltshire -21 14 £425 +9.68% 5
Bristol -35 13 £488 +39.29% 18
Devon +3 7 £338 -16.15% 5
Somerset -11 4 £321 -8.21% 9
Dorset -7 3 £300 -20.00% 2
Gloucestershire -10 2 £325 -6.47%
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 West region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) User Experience
3 16 (30.77%) Android
4 15 (28.85%) Java
4 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (25.00%) HTML
6 12 (23.08%) CSS
6 12 (23.08%) Finance
7 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
8 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (17.31%) Android Development
8 9 (17.31%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (15.38%) Quantitative Research
9 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (15.38%) Marketing Strategy
9 8 (15.38%) Marketing
9 8 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (15.38%) Social Media
9 8 (15.38%) Scrum
10 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
10 7 (13.46%) Test Management
10 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
10 7 (13.46%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Test Planning
10 7 (13.46%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (11.54%) CSS3
11 6 (11.54%) SQLite
11 6 (11.54%) Subversion
11 6 (11.54%) Project Management

Mobile App
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.92%) Marvel
1 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.92%) Flinto
2 1 (1.92%) InDesign
2 1 (1.92%) InVision
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQLite
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) Subversion
3 3 (5.77%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) jMock
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Mockito
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Android Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Product Owner
4 7 (13.46%) Agile Product Owner
4 7 (13.46%) Digital Product Owner
5 6 (11.54%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Designer
7 3 (5.77%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) UX Designer
8 2 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) HTML
2 12 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (11.54%) .NET
3 6 (11.54%) CSS3
4 5 (9.62%) HTML5
4 5 (9.62%) jQuery
4 5 (9.62%) JSON
5 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.69%) J2EE
6 3 (5.77%) REST
6 3 (5.77%) RESTful
7 2 (3.85%) Ajax
7 2 (3.85%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.85%) Dojo
7 2 (3.85%) Java EE
7 2 (3.85%) Laravel
7 2 (3.85%) Node.js
7 2 (3.85%) Vue.js
7 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) User Experience
2 9 (17.31%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.38%) Social Media
4 2 (3.85%) iPad
4 2 (3.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.92%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Android
2 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.77%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.31%) Android Development
2 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (15.38%) Marketing Strategy
3 8 (15.38%) Quantitative Research
3 8 (15.38%) Scrum
4 7 (13.46%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (13.46%) Scenario Testing
4 7 (13.46%) Test Management
4 7 (13.46%) Test Planning
4 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
5 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.54%) Project Management
6 5 (9.62%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (7.69%) Mobile Development
7 4 (7.69%) MVC
7 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) Java
1 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.54%) PHP
3 5 (9.62%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) SQL
5 3 (5.77%) Apple Swift
5 3 (5.77%) C++
6 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.92%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Adobe
1 3 (5.77%) Google
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Apple
2 2 (3.85%) Facebook
3 1 (1.92%) Sencha
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Xamarin