Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Mobile Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Development over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 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 Development
England > South West
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 185 192
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 -9
Contract jobs citing Mobile Development 9 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.17% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.31% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 18
South West median daily rate £464 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.67% +15.38% +1.56%
10th Percentile £348 £316 £306
90th Percentile £575 £525 £565
England median daily rate £451 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.28% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £27.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +59.09% -50.00% +29.41%

Mobile Development is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,595 4,562 4,802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 84.47% 83.55% 81.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,840 2,897 3,177
South West median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £551
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 201 259
South West median hourly rate £40.75 £39.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +3.95% +6.29%
10th Percentile £12.65 £13.00 £12.73
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.51% - +8.60%

Mobile Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Development in the South West

Mobile Development
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 Development in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Development in the South West

Mobile Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Development in the South West over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Development in the South West

Mobile Development
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 Development within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 August 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 +4 5 £513 +28.13% 1
Devon - 2 £475 - 1
Somerset - 1 £388 - 2
Mobile Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Development 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 Development.

1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) React
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) Sass
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) F#
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Scala
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
4 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
5 3 (33.33%) Docker
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) WebStorm
5 3 (33.33%) Kafka
5 3 (33.33%) Bitbucket
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes

Mobile Development
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 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
2 1 (11.11%) Kentico
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (33.33%) CloudFront
3 2 (22.22%) npm
3 2 (22.22%) NuGet
3 2 (22.22%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
2 3 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) WebStorm
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) React Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) React
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Sass
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Kafka
5 2 (22.22%) RAML
5 2 (22.22%) Redux
5 2 (22.22%) Swagger
5 2 (22.22%) YAML
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Microservices
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) SOLID
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) F#
2 4 (44.44%) Scala
2 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (22.22%) Grafana
2 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Veracode
2 2 (22.22%) Apigee
2 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
2 2 (22.22%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (11.11%) Zend