Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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.

Mobile Application
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 139 137
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2 +20
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 87 68 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.55% 1.20% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.71% 4.14% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 60 75
South West median daily rate £363 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +12.50% +7.38%
10th Percentile £268 £275 £278
90th Percentile £435 £575 £555
England median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £50.00 - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £34.20
% change year-on-year +45.45% -19.59% +41.15%

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 1523 1644 1821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.16% 28.98% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 1121 1156
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £211 £225 £211
90th Percentile £548 £563 £532
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 117 103
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.04 £11.53 £13.45
90th Percentile £57.31 £43.95 £54.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

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 20 November 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 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 20 November 2017. 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
Bristol -5 40 £350 -27.27% 17
Wiltshire +5 14 £388 -35.42% 12
Dorset +9 10 £375 +11.11%
Somerset +4 10 £350 +16.67% 1
Devon -9 5 £405 -10.00% 1
Cornwall - 5 £325 -
Gloucestershire +20 1 £250 -16.67% 4
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 31 (35.63%) HTML
2 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
2 27 (31.03%) CSS
2 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.03%) Apple iOS
3 25 (28.74%) iOS Development
4 22 (25.29%) C#
5 21 (24.14%) .NET
5 21 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 21 (24.14%) Android
6 18 (20.69%) MVC
7 15 (17.24%) HTML5
7 15 (17.24%) Android Development
8 13 (14.94%) Web Services
9 12 (13.79%) Java
9 12 (13.79%) SQL
9 12 (13.79%) React
10 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
10 11 (12.64%) Objective-C
11 10 (11.49%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (11.49%) Test Automation
11 10 (11.49%) RESTful
12 9 (10.34%) Jenkins
12 9 (10.34%) Node.js
12 9 (10.34%) User Experience
12 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (10.34%) Manual Testing
12 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
12 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
13 8 (9.20%) Finance

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 8 (9.20%) CMS
2 4 (4.60%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.60%) nginx
2 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.60%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.45%) IIS
3 3 (3.45%) Kentico
4 2 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.15%) Marvel
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.15%) GIMP
2 1 (1.15%) InDesign
2 1 (1.15%) InVision
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.15%) Pixate
2 1 (1.15%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.60%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.15%) Firebase
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
4 1 (1.15%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Bluetooth
1 4 (4.60%) Intranet
2 3 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.60%) Big Data
3 3 (3.45%) MySQL
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.20%) NUnit
2 8 (9.20%) Selenium
3 7 (8.05%) JIRA
4 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) TestRail
5 3 (3.45%) Android Studio
5 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.45%) NuGet
5 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.30%) Appium
6 2 (2.30%) Xcode
7 1 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 8 (9.20%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (2.30%) Advertising
3 2 (2.30%) Electronics
3 2 (2.30%) Games
3 2 (2.30%) Publishing
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (58.62%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) iOS Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Android Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (8.05%) iOS Android Developer
7 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.75%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Xamarin Developer
10 3 (3.45%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.63%) HTML
2 27 (31.03%) CSS
3 21 (24.14%) .NET
3 21 (24.14%) AngularJS
4 15 (17.24%) HTML5
5 13 (14.94%) Web Services
6 12 (13.79%) React
7 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
8 10 (11.49%) RESTful
9 9 (10.34%) Node.js
10 8 (9.20%) Android SDK
10 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (9.20%) iOS SDK
11 7 (8.05%) jQuery
12 6 (6.90%) SOAP
13 5 (5.75%) .NET Framework
13 5 (5.75%) Entity Framework
13 5 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (4.60%) CSS3
14 4 (4.60%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) User Experience
2 7 (8.05%) iPad
3 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Social Media
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Apple iOS
2 21 (24.14%) Android
3 3 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.74%) iOS Development
3 18 (20.69%) MVC
4 15 (17.24%) Android Development
5 10 (11.49%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (11.49%) Test Automation
6 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.34%) Manual Testing
7 8 (9.20%) OOP
8 6 (6.90%) BDD
8 6 (6.90%) DevOps
8 6 (6.90%) ITIL
8 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.90%) Web Development
9 5 (5.75%) OO
9 5 (5.75%) OOD
9 5 (5.75%) Open Source
9 5 (5.75%) Scrum
9 5 (5.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.29%) C#
3 12 (13.79%) Java
3 12 (13.79%) SQL
4 11 (12.64%) Objective-C
5 8 (9.20%) Apple Swift
5 8 (9.20%) PHP
6 7 (8.05%) Python
7 4 (4.60%) C++
7 4 (4.60%) Groovy
7 4 (4.60%) Ruby
7 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.15%) C
8 1 (1.15%) ES6
8 1 (1.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) ISEB
1 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Docker
2 5 (5.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) Ansible
2 4 (4.60%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.75%) HP
3 5 (5.75%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.45%) Apple
4 3 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (2.30%) Sencha
5 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe