Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 791 751
Rank change year-on-year -45 -40 -74
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 40 84 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.27% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 113
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -4.46% +12.14%
10th Percentile £278 £229 £281
90th Percentile £500 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £361
% change year-on-year - +3.81% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 32833 31208 32237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.00% 30.65% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23219 21561 22219
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 351 564
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £17.75 £14.56 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.00 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% +10.29%

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 December 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 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 December 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 -54 40 £425 +11.84% 11
UK excluding London -15 22 £375 - 8
London -32 17 £450 +2.86% 4
South East -12 10 £475 +40.74%
North of England +32 4 £375 -1.32% 6
Midlands +23 4 £425 +30.77%
East Midlands +8 4 £425 +30.77%
North West +9 3 £375 +20.00% 2
East of England -15 3 £325 -13.33% 1
Yorkshire +4 1 £375 -1.32% 4
South West +1 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 27 (67.50%) HTML
2 27 (67.50%) Apache Cordova
3 24 (60.00%) HTML5
3 24 (60.00%) Apple iOS
4 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
4 21 (52.50%) CSS
4 21 (52.50%) Android
5 17 (42.50%) Mobile App
5 17 (42.50%) Mobile Development
6 16 (40.00%) User Experience
6 16 (40.00%) REST
7 15 (37.50%) Ionic Framework
8 13 (32.50%) iOS Development
8 13 (32.50%) CSS3
8 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (30.00%) Web Services
10 11 (27.50%) Android Development
11 10 (25.00%) Sass
11 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 10 (25.00%) Scrum
12 9 (22.50%) jQuery
12 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
12 9 (22.50%) Angular 2
13 8 (20.00%) Apple Swift
13 8 (20.00%) Degree
13 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (20.00%) Xcode
13 8 (20.00%) PHP
14 7 (17.50%) 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 3 (7.50%) Apache
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
2 2 (5.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (5.00%) Mule
2 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.50%) GitHub
4 2 (5.00%) CloudBees
4 2 (5.00%) IaaS
4 2 (5.00%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.00%) PaaS
4 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Adabas
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Xcode
3 6 (15.00%) gulp
4 5 (12.50%) Subversion
5 4 (10.00%) Android Studio
5 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (10.00%) QUnit
5 4 (10.00%) webpack
6 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
6 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.00%) Capybara
7 2 (5.00%) Codeception
7 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.00%) JIRA
7 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (5.00%) Mocha
7 2 (5.00%) PHPUnit
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium
7 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Angular Developer
3 7 (17.50%) iOS Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Cordova Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Development Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) SAP Mobile Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.50%) PhoneGap Developer
6 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) Apache Cordova
1 27 (67.50%) HTML
2 24 (60.00%) HTML5
3 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
3 21 (52.50%) CSS
4 16 (40.00%) REST
5 15 (37.50%) Ionic Framework
6 13 (32.50%) CSS3
7 12 (30.00%) Web Services
8 10 (25.00%) Sass
9 9 (22.50%) Angular 2
9 9 (22.50%) jQuery
10 7 (17.50%) JSON
10 7 (17.50%) React
11 6 (15.00%) SOAP
12 5 (12.50%) .NET
12 5 (12.50%) Ajax
12 5 (12.50%) LAMP
12 5 (12.50%) LESS
12 5 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Mobile App
2 16 (40.00%) User Experience
3 7 (17.50%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (7.50%) Social Media
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (52.50%) Android
3 4 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Mobile Development
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) iOS Development
3 11 (27.50%) Android Development
4 10 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.50%) Coaching
8 6 (15.00%) OO
8 6 (15.00%) TDD
9 5 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
9 5 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (12.50%) SOA
9 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 4 (10.00%) BDD
10 4 (10.00%) Benchmarking
10 4 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (10.00%) DevOps
10 4 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 8 (20.00%) PHP
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.50%) XPath
7 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.50%) Dart
8 1 (2.50%) ECMAScript
8 1 (2.50%) NATURAL
8 1 (2.50%) Python
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Master's Degree
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) WAI
1 2 (5.00%) WCAG
2 1 (2.50%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) SAP
2 4 (10.00%) Apple
2 4 (10.00%) Sybase
3 3 (7.50%) Xamarin
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Telerik
5 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft