Also app-programming for social networks like Facebook and mobile devices – especially iPhone and iPad – are requested more and more for IT-projects. Alongside this the development of Apple's iOS gets more important i.e. skills in programming Objective-C are getting more vital in this branch.
The professional use of blog software like Joomla or WordPress is staying as important this year as in 2010. and was even just entering the top skills list in 2011. This is due to the rising degree of popularity for company pages to stay in contact with their customers.
In general in 2011 the job situation for IT-freelancers was very good. “The request for qualified experts in the field of programming didn´t drop in 2011. For 2012 we are expecting an even higher request. The growth in this market is really impressive”, says Gunnar Berning, founder and Managing Director of twago.
”There has already been a high demand for iOS developers on our projects for some time, and also for Android programmers”