Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 778 824 738
Rank change year-on-year +46 -86 -29
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 71 83 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.076% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.27% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 55 97
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £241 £300 £233
90th Percentile £534 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

PhoneGap is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 30535 31258 30648
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.02% 28.44% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21135 21823 20216
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £268
90th Percentile £613 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 396 422
UK median hourly rate £40.25 £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.27% -1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £15.08 £13.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £53.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.58% -2.70% +8.82%

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 27 July 2017.

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 13 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 27 July 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
England +39 63 £425 +11.84% 15
London +3 36 £450 -10.00% 5
UK excluding London +38 35 £350 - 12
South East +23 9 - -
North of England +63 8 £306 - 5
Scotland +53 8 £350 - 2
North West - 6 £306 - 4
Midlands +14 4 £400 +14.29% 1
East of England -15 4 £400 +6.67% 3
West Midlands +32 3 £300 - 1
South West +3 2 - - 1
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands -6 1 £400 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PhoneGap.

1 43 (60.56%) HTML
2 42 (59.15%) CSS
3 41 (57.75%) Mobile App
4 40 (56.34%) Apache Cordova
5 39 (54.93%) JavaScript
6 37 (52.11%) HTML5
7 31 (43.66%) Apple iOS
7 31 (43.66%) CSS3
8 30 (42.25%) Android
9 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (40.85%) AngularJS
10 27 (38.03%) React
11 24 (33.80%) Mobile Development
12 22 (30.99%) Java
13 20 (28.17%) Scrum
13 20 (28.17%) REST
14 19 (26.76%) Node.js
14 19 (26.76%) jQuery
15 18 (25.35%) User Experience
15 18 (25.35%) Android Development
15 18 (25.35%) iOS Development
15 18 (25.35%) Front End Development
16 17 (23.94%) React Native
16 17 (23.94%) JSON
17 15 (21.13%) TDD
17 15 (21.13%) Objective-C
18 14 (19.72%) Apple
18 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (19.72%) Mobile Application Development
19 13 (18.31%) BDD

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 (2.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (2.82%) Confluence
1 2 (2.82%) Mule
1 2 (2.82%) SAS
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.63%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) GitHub
2 3 (4.23%) Google Play
3 2 (2.82%) CloudBees
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
3 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) MongoDB
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (5.63%) CouchDB
3 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.82%) SQLite
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Git (software)
1 9 (12.68%) JUnit
2 8 (11.27%) Selenium
3 7 (9.86%) Capybara
3 7 (9.86%) Cucumber
3 7 (9.86%) gulp
4 6 (8.45%) Jasmine
5 5 (7.04%) Grunt
6 4 (5.63%) Android Studio
6 4 (5.63%) IntelliJ
6 4 (5.63%) Mercurial
6 4 (5.63%) PhantomJS
6 4 (5.63%) WebStorm
6 4 (5.63%) Xcode
7 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.82%) JIRA
7 2 (2.82%) Maven
7 2 (2.82%) Mocha
7 2 (2.82%) QUnit
General
1 10 (14.08%) Banking
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (88.73%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Mobile Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (15.49%) Applications Developer
5 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 9 (12.68%) PhoneGap Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Android Developer
6 8 (11.27%) iOS Developer
7 7 (9.86%) HTML Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Cordova Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Azure Developer
10 4 (5.63%) iOS Android Developer
10 4 (5.63%) PhoneGap/Cordova Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Development Consultant
11 3 (4.23%) Node.js Developer
11 3 (4.23%) SAP Mobile Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (60.56%) HTML
2 42 (59.15%) CSS
3 40 (56.34%) Apache Cordova
4 37 (52.11%) HTML5
5 31 (43.66%) CSS3
6 29 (40.85%) AngularJS
7 27 (38.03%) React
8 20 (28.17%) REST
9 19 (26.76%) jQuery
9 19 (26.76%) Node.js
10 17 (23.94%) JSON
10 17 (23.94%) React Native
11 12 (16.90%) Web Services
12 11 (15.49%) Backbone.js
12 11 (15.49%) RESTful
12 11 (15.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (14.08%) SOAP
14 9 (12.68%) .NET
14 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET
14 9 (12.68%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (57.75%) Mobile App
2 18 (25.35%) User Experience
3 12 (16.90%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (7.04%) Social Media
5 4 (5.63%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.82%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.41%) Smart Home
8 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.41%) Social Network
8 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.66%) Apple iOS
2 30 (42.25%) Android
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) Mobile Development
3 20 (28.17%) Scrum
4 18 (25.35%) Android Development
4 18 (25.35%) Front End Development
4 18 (25.35%) iOS Development
5 15 (21.13%) TDD
6 14 (19.72%) Mobile Application Development
7 13 (18.31%) BDD
7 13 (18.31%) MVC
8 12 (16.90%) Cross-Platform Development
9 9 (12.68%) Web Development
10 8 (11.27%) Kanban
10 8 (11.27%) Prototyping
11 7 (9.86%) ATDD
11 7 (9.86%) Mobile First
11 7 (9.86%) Software Delivery
11 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.04%) Open Source
12 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.99%) Java
3 15 (21.13%) Objective-C
4 13 (18.31%) C#
5 12 (16.90%) Apple Swift
6 8 (11.27%) TypeScript
7 7 (9.86%) PHP
8 5 (7.04%) ECMAScript
8 5 (7.04%) Python
9 4 (5.63%) Dart
9 4 (5.63%) Scala
10 3 (4.23%) ES6
11 1 (1.41%) Erlang
11 1 (1.41%) F#
11 1 (1.41%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Apple
2 12 (16.90%) Xamarin
3 8 (11.27%) Telerik
4 7 (9.86%) Google
5 4 (5.63%) Adobe
6 3 (4.23%) SAP
6 3 (4.23%) Sybase
7 2 (2.82%) Apigee
7 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator
8 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.41%) Kony
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle
8 1 (1.41%) Sencha
8 1 (1.41%) Zend