Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PhoneGap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PhoneGap over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

PhoneGap
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 859 820 809
Rank change year-on-year -39 -11 -61
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 32 45 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.045% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.14% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 64
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -0.66% -2.58%
10th Percentile £219 £276 £231
90th Percentile £575 £638 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PhoneGap is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 35,997 31,983 32,401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.89% 32.21% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,333 22,423 22,540
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £295
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 374 382
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +0.13%
10th Percentile £15.24 £18.58 £13.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £52.50 £50.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -3.94%

PhoneGap
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PhoneGap as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PhoneGap in the UK

PhoneGap
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PhoneGap.

Contractor daily rate trend for PhoneGap in the UK

PhoneGap
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PhoneGap over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PhoneGap in the UK

PhoneGap
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PhoneGap.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PhoneGap in the UK

PhoneGap
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PhoneGap within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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
England -35 30 £400 - 21
UK excluding London -15 25 £375 +7.14% 15
Midlands -18 10 £400 -5.88% 4
North West -13 8 £319 -15.00% 1
North of England -22 8 £319 -15.00% 5
East Midlands +3 7 £400 -5.88% 4
London -16 7 £525 +10.53% 6
South East -8 4 £375 +15.38% 2
West Midlands - 3 £325 -
Scotland -18 2 £350 -
South West -22 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap 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 with a requirement for PhoneGap.

1 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
2 23 (71.88%) Apache Cordova
3 20 (62.50%) HTML
4 19 (59.38%) Apple iOS
5 15 (46.88%) Mobile App
6 14 (43.75%) Android
7 13 (40.63%) Xamarin
7 13 (40.63%) iOS Development
8 12 (37.50%) HTML5
8 12 (37.50%) CSS
9 11 (34.38%) React Native
9 11 (34.38%) Android Development
10 10 (31.25%) jQuery
10 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
10 10 (31.25%) Ionic Framework
10 10 (31.25%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
11 9 (28.13%) Mobile Development
11 9 (28.13%) Apple Swift
11 9 (28.13%) Objective-C
11 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (25.00%) JSON
12 8 (25.00%) Front End Development
13 7 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (21.88%) SQL
13 7 (21.88%) React
13 7 (21.88%) Sencha
13 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
14 6 (18.75%) Sencha Touch
14 6 (18.75%) Java

PhoneGap
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (6.25%) Mendix
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
2 1 (3.13%) Liferay
2 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Apple Pay
1 1 (3.13%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Bluetooth
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
1 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) SQLite
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.13%) Grunt
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) React Developer
3 6 (18.75%) iOS Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (9.38%) Cordova Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Games Developer
8 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) Apache Cordova
2 20 (62.50%) HTML
3 12 (37.50%) CSS
3 12 (37.50%) HTML5
4 11 (34.38%) React Native
5 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 10 (31.25%) Ionic Framework
5 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 8 (25.00%) JSON
7 7 (21.88%) React
8 6 (18.75%) Sencha Touch
9 5 (15.63%) CSS3
9 5 (15.63%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) .NET
10 4 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 4 (12.50%) RESTful
10 4 (12.50%) Underscore.js
11 3 (9.38%) iOS SDK
11 3 (9.38%) lodash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Mobile App
2 7 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (15.63%) iPad
3 5 (15.63%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
4 2 (6.25%) iPhone
4 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Apple iOS
2 14 (43.75%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) iOS Development
2 11 (34.38%) Android Development
3 10 (31.25%) Mobile Application Development
3 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Mobile Development
5 8 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 5 (15.63%) MVVM
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Functional Programming
8 3 (9.38%) MVC
8 3 (9.38%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Analytics
9 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.25%) Migration
9 2 (6.25%) OO
9 2 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) Apple Swift
2 9 (28.13%) Objective-C
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) ES6
7 1 (3.13%) ES7
7 1 (3.13%) Kotlin
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.25%) TickIT
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Xamarin
2 7 (21.88%) Sencha
3 2 (6.25%) Appcelerator
3 2 (6.25%) DevExpress
3 2 (6.25%) Kony
3 2 (6.25%) OutSystems
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter