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 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 613 547
Rank change year-on-year +56 -66  
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 43 45 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.081% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.29% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 58
Median daily rate £375 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -11.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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 14661 15533 15022
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.64% 27.79% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10190 10831 9735
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 194 202
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.30% -0.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £11.00 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

PhoneGap
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PhoneGap as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 30 April 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 21 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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 37 £400 +11.11% 17
London +30 21 £450 +16.88% 3
City of London -3 8 £450 -10.00% 1
Scotland +43 6 £350 +16.66%
South East +20 6 - -
Glasgow +7 6 £350 +16.66%
Surrey - 6 - -
Staines - 5 - -
North West - 4 £258 - 3
Manchester - 4 £258 - 1
West Midlands +26 3 £300 - 3
Canary Wharf - 3 £375 -
Cambridge +2 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -2 2 - -
East of England -10 2 - - 5
East Midlands -4 1 £400 +14.28%
Leicester -7 1 £400 -
Leicestershire -7 1 £400 +14.28%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £400 -
Solihull - 1 £200 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 39 (66.10%) CSS
2 37 (62.71%) HTML
2 37 (62.71%) Apache Cordova
3 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
4 34 (57.63%) Mobile App
5 31 (52.54%) CSS3
6 29 (49.15%) HTML5
7 26 (44.07%) Android
8 23 (38.98%) AngularJS
8 23 (38.98%) React
9 21 (35.59%) Mobile Development
9 21 (35.59%) JSON
9 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (33.90%) Apple iOS
10 20 (33.90%) Front End Development
11 17 (28.81%) REST
12 16 (27.12%) User Experience
13 15 (25.42%) React Native
14 14 (23.73%) Android Development
14 14 (23.73%) jQuery
14 14 (23.73%) Apple
14 14 (23.73%) Scrum
14 14 (23.73%) Java
15 13 (22.03%) Objective-C
15 13 (22.03%) Node.js
15 13 (22.03%) iOS Development
16 12 (20.34%) Xamarin
16 12 (20.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (18.64%) Android SDK
17 11 (18.64%) Backbone.js

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 3 (5.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) InVision
2 2 (3.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) Google Play
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.69%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.69%) Heroku
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) SMS
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.86%) SQLite
2 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) JUnit
2 7 (11.86%) Selenium
3 6 (10.17%) Capybara
3 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
3 6 (10.17%) Eclipse
3 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.17%) gulp
4 5 (8.47%) Android Studio
4 5 (8.47%) Grunt
5 3 (5.08%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (3.39%) Axure RP
6 2 (3.39%) IntelliJ
6 2 (3.39%) Maven
6 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.39%) PhantomJS
6 2 (3.39%) WebStorm
6 2 (3.39%) Xcode
7 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (96.61%) Developer
2 18 (30.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (23.73%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (16.95%) PhoneGap Developer
5 9 (15.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Android Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Applications Developer
7 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) iOS Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Cordova Developer
8 5 (8.47%) SAP Developer
8 5 (8.47%) SAPUI5 Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Azure Developer
9 4 (6.78%) HTML Developer
9 4 (6.78%) PhoneGap/Cordova Developer
10 3 (5.08%) iOS Android Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Angular Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (66.10%) CSS
2 37 (62.71%) Apache Cordova
2 37 (62.71%) HTML
3 31 (52.54%) CSS3
4 29 (49.15%) HTML5
5 23 (38.98%) AngularJS
5 23 (38.98%) React
6 21 (35.59%) JSON
7 17 (28.81%) REST
8 15 (25.42%) React Native
9 14 (23.73%) jQuery
10 13 (22.03%) Node.js
11 12 (20.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (18.64%) Android SDK
12 11 (18.64%) Backbone.js
12 11 (18.64%) Web Services
13 10 (16.95%) Ember.js
13 10 (16.95%) RESTful
14 9 (15.25%) SOAP
15 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (57.63%) Mobile App
2 16 (27.12%) User Experience
3 7 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Fintech
5 2 (3.39%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.39%) Social Media
5 2 (3.39%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.69%) Smart Home
6 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Android
2 20 (33.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (35.59%) Mobile Development
2 20 (33.90%) Front End Development
3 14 (23.73%) Android Development
3 14 (23.73%) Scrum
4 13 (22.03%) iOS Development
5 9 (15.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (13.56%) BDD
6 8 (13.56%) Cross-Platform Development
6 8 (13.56%) MVC
6 8 (13.56%) TDD
6 8 (13.56%) Web Development
7 7 (11.86%) Mobile First
7 7 (11.86%) Software Delivery
8 6 (10.17%) ATDD
8 6 (10.17%) Kanban
8 6 (10.17%) Prototyping
8 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.47%) OO
10 4 (6.78%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.73%) Java
3 13 (22.03%) Objective-C
4 8 (13.56%) Apple Swift
4 8 (13.56%) C#
5 7 (11.86%) SQL
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.08%) ECMAScript
8 3 (5.08%) ES6
9 2 (3.39%) Dart
10 1 (1.69%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Apple
2 12 (20.34%) Xamarin
3 11 (18.64%) Google
4 7 (11.86%) Adobe
4 7 (11.86%) Telerik
5 5 (8.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.69%) Kony
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Sencha
6 1 (1.69%) Solace