Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 852 787 826
Rank change year-on-year -65 +39 -96
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 39 71 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.074% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 45 58
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £219 £243 £289
90th Percentile £575 £533 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.41% +5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 35,314 30,930 31,612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.90% 32.23% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,864 21,374 22,072
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £306 £290
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 382 404
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +7.68% +2.74%
10th Percentile £15.02 £15.00 £13.08
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £52.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +1.35%

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 21 July 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 10 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 21 July 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 -55 37 £400 - 27
UK excluding London -24 29 £400 +14.29% 22
North West -5 12 £238 -22.45% 3
North of England -11 12 £238 -22.45% 3
South East -14 11 £400 +6.67% 6
London -71 10 £538 +19.44% 8
Midlands -9 3 - - 4
West Midlands -27 3 - - 2
Scotland -43 2 £350 - 3
South West +2 1 - - 6

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 28 (71.79%) Apache Cordova
3 23 (58.97%) Mobile App
4 22 (56.41%) HTML
5 21 (53.85%) CSS
6 18 (46.15%) Apple iOS
7 14 (35.90%) React
8 13 (33.33%) Front End Development
8 13 (33.33%) HTML5
9 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (28.21%) React Native
10 11 (28.21%) Mobile Development
11 10 (25.64%) Objective-C
11 10 (25.64%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (25.64%) CSS3
12 9 (23.08%) Android
12 9 (23.08%) Ionic Framework
13 8 (20.51%) Apple Swift
13 8 (20.51%) Greenfield Project
13 8 (20.51%) Java
14 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
14 7 (17.95%) Android Development
14 7 (17.95%) iOS Development
14 7 (17.95%) User Experience
15 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
15 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
15 6 (15.38%) Scrum
15 6 (15.38%) Finance
16 5 (12.82%) JSON
16 5 (12.82%) .NET

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 (7.69%) CMS
1 3 (7.69%) WordPress
2 2 (5.13%) Drupal
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Ethereum
3 1 (2.56%) Liferay
3 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Eloqua
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
1 1 (2.56%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Blockchain
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Grunt
3 1 (2.56%) Hudson
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Law
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (17.95%) React Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Cordova Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Developer
8 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap Developer
8 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap/Cordova Developer
8 1 (2.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) Apache Cordova
2 22 (56.41%) HTML
3 21 (53.85%) CSS
4 14 (35.90%) React
5 13 (33.33%) HTML5
6 11 (28.21%) React Native
7 10 (25.64%) CSS3
8 9 (23.08%) Ionic Framework
9 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
10 5 (12.82%) .NET
10 5 (12.82%) jQuery
10 5 (12.82%) JSON
10 5 (12.82%) RESTful
11 4 (10.26%) iOS SDK
11 4 (10.26%) Sass
11 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.69%) Laravel
12 3 (7.69%) lodash
12 3 (7.69%) Ramda
13 2 (5.13%) Electron Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.51%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (17.95%) User Experience
4 5 (12.82%) iPad
5 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.13%) Internet of Things
6 2 (5.13%) iPhone
6 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 9 (23.08%) Android
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Mobile Development
4 10 (25.64%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (17.95%) Android Development
5 7 (17.95%) iOS Development
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.69%) Functional Programming
9 3 (7.69%) OO
9 3 (7.69%) Prototyping
10 2 (5.13%) Analytics
10 2 (5.13%) API Design
10 2 (5.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 2 (5.13%) DevOps
10 2 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (5.13%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (5.13%) SDLC
10 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) Objective-C
3 8 (20.51%) Apple Swift
3 8 (20.51%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.56%) ES6
7 1 (2.56%) ES7
7 1 (2.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.82%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.13%) Appcelerator
3 2 (5.13%) DevExpress
3 2 (5.13%) Kony
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe