The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 89 120 134
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +14
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 116 121 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.97% 1.64% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.61% 5.05% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 84 83
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £518 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £305
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £31.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-59.84% +2.41%
Mobile App
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1754 2396 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.77% 32.56% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1747 1903
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 61 57
Average hourly rate £17.68 £19.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.32% -1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 £45.60 £32.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile App across the City of London region.

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the City of London region.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile App also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile App.

1 90 (37.82%) Apple iOS
2 85 (35.71%) Android
3 55 (23.11%) HTML
4 48 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (19.33%) Java
6 44 (18.49%) JavaScript
7 43 (18.07%) CSS
8 38 (15.97%) Scrum
9 36 (15.13%) HTML5
10 32 (13.45%) iOS Development
10 32 (13.45%) Objective-C
10 32 (13.45%) Web Services
11 29 (12.18%) Degree
12 27 (11.34%) OO
13 26 (10.92%) Windows
14 25 (10.50%) Project Management
14 25 (10.50%) Finance
15 24 (10.08%) TDD
16 23 (9.66%) Banking
16 23 (9.66%) JSON
16 23 (9.66%) Mobile Application Development
17 22 (9.24%) Android Development
17 22 (9.24%) Test Automation
18 19 (7.98%) C#
19 18 (7.56%) Ruby
19 18 (7.56%) iPhone
19 18 (7.56%) jQuery
19 18 (7.56%) BDD
20 17 (7.14%) Cucumber
20 17 (7.14%) REST

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile App also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.68%) Tomcat
1 4 (1.68%) Confluence
1 4 (1.68%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.26%) Node.js
3 2 (0.84%) IIS
3 2 (0.84%) Drupal
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.42%) Lync
4 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.42%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.36%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.10%) InDesign
4 5 (2.10%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (1.68%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.84%) MS Project
8 1 (0.42%) MS Office
8 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.68%) GitHub
3 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.78%) Internet
2 4 (1.68%) VoIP
2 4 (1.68%) HTTP
2 4 (1.68%) NFC
3 3 (1.26%) Network Security
3 3 (1.26%) DNS
3 3 (1.26%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.26%) SSL
4 2 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.84%) Firewall
4 2 (0.84%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.42%) 4G
5 1 (0.42%) GSM
5 1 (0.42%) VPN
5 1 (0.42%) 2G
5 1 (0.42%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.20%) Big Data
2 9 (3.78%) MySQL
3 8 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.36%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.52%) SQLite
6 4 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.42%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.42%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.42%) DataStage
8 1 (0.42%) QualityStage
8 1 (0.42%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 14 (5.88%) Selenium
3 13 (5.46%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.04%) Xcode
5 11 (4.62%) Calabash
5 11 (4.62%) JIRA
6 9 (3.78%) WebDriver
7 8 (3.36%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.94%) Axure RP
9 6 (2.52%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.10%) Subversion
11 4 (1.68%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.68%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.68%) Robotium
11 4 (1.68%) Grunt
12 3 (1.26%) Bower
12 3 (1.26%) eggPlant
12 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.26%) JMeter
12 3 (1.26%) Maven
General
1 25 (10.50%) Finance
2 23 (9.66%) Banking
3 13 (5.46%) Legal
4 12 (5.04%) Retail
5 11 (4.62%) Games
6 10 (4.20%) Marketing
7 9 (3.78%) Advertising
8 8 (3.36%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.26%) Front Office
9 3 (1.26%) Back Office
9 3 (1.26%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.26%) Publishing
10 2 (0.84%) Law
10 2 (0.84%) French Language
10 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.42%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.42%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (34.03%) Developer
2 31 (13.03%) Project Manager
3 29 (12.18%) Designer
4 28 (11.76%) Analyst
5 27 (11.34%) iOS Developer
6 21 (8.82%) User Experience Designer
7 16 (6.72%) Architect
7 16 (6.72%) Android Developer
8 13 (5.46%) Tester
9 12 (5.04%) Mobile Developer
10 10 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (4.20%) Test Analyst
11 9 (3.78%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.78%) Lead Developer
12 8 (3.36%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.36%) Digital Project Manager
13 7 (2.94%) Senior Designer
13 7 (2.94%) Web Developer
14 6 (2.52%) Test Leader
15 5 (2.10%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (23.11%) HTML
2 43 (18.07%) CSS
3 36 (15.13%) HTML5
4 32 (13.45%) Web Services
5 23 (9.66%) JSON
6 18 (7.56%) jQuery
7 17 (7.14%) REST
7 17 (7.14%) XML
8 15 (6.30%) iOS SDK
8 15 (6.30%) CSS3
9 13 (5.46%) .NET
10 11 (4.62%) RESTful
11 10 (4.20%) Android SDK
12 9 (3.78%) Cocoa
13 7 (2.94%) ASP.NET
13 7 (2.94%) Ajax
14 6 (2.52%) SOAP
14 6 (2.52%) MEAP
15 5 (2.10%) AngularJS
15 5 (2.10%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.56%) iPhone
2 16 (6.72%) Open Source
3 14 (5.88%) iPad
4 12 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.78%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.94%) Social Media
6 7 (2.94%) GIS
7 6 (2.52%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.68%) Handset
8 4 (1.68%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.68%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.68%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.26%) Robotics
9 3 (1.26%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (1.26%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.84%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.84%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.84%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 90 (37.82%) Apple iOS
2 85 (35.71%) Android
3 26 (10.92%) Windows
4 17 (7.14%) Linux
5 11 (4.62%) Windows Phone
6 6 (2.52%) UNIX
7 5 (2.10%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.26%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.42%) CentOS
10 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.97%) Scrum
3 32 (13.45%) iOS Development
4 27 (11.34%) OO
5 25 (10.50%) Project Management
6 24 (10.08%) TDD
7 23 (9.66%) Mobile Application Development
8 22 (9.24%) Android Development
8 22 (9.24%) Test Automation
9 18 (7.56%) BDD
10 14 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.46%) Test Scripting
11 13 (5.46%) Software Engineering
11 13 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.04%) SOA
13 10 (4.20%) DevOps
13 10 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.20%) Rapid Prototyping
14 9 (3.78%) Waterfall
14 9 (3.78%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.33%) Java
2 44 (18.49%) JavaScript
3 32 (13.45%) Objective-C
4 19 (7.98%) C#
5 18 (7.56%) Ruby
6 17 (7.14%) PHP
7 7 (2.94%) Python
8 6 (2.52%) SQL
8 6 (2.52%) C++
9 5 (2.10%) Groovy
10 4 (1.68%) ActionScript
10 4 (1.68%) C
10 4 (1.68%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.26%) Perl
12 1 (0.42%) Golang
12 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (12.18%) Degree
2 4 (1.68%) ISEB
3 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) CISM
5 1 (0.42%) CISSP
5 1 (0.42%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.30%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.68%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.68%) Hyper-V
1 4 (1.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.10%) Puppet
2 4 (1.68%) Nagios
2 4 (1.68%) Ganglia
2 4 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (6.30%) Adobe
2 8 (3.36%) Apple
3 6 (2.52%) Omniture
4 5 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.68%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.68%) Oracle
5 4 (1.68%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.68%) Twitter
6 3 (1.26%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.26%) Facebook
7 2 (0.84%) Google
7 2 (0.84%) HP
7 2 (0.84%) Nokia
8 1 (0.42%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.42%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (0.42%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.42%) comScore
8 1 (0.42%) Sencha
8 1 (0.42%) Zend
8 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
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