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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 93 94 115
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 55 106 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 2.09% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.39% 5.39% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 86 60
Average daily rate £401 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% -1.75%
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
1253 1965 2277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.88% 38.70% 39.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1544 1645
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 39
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £22.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.25 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 61 (44.20%) Android
2 57 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (39.13%) Apple iOS
4 46 (33.33%) Java
5 32 (23.19%) User Experience
6 27 (19.57%) Android Development
7 25 (18.12%) TDD
8 24 (17.39%) HTML
8 24 (17.39%) BDD
9 22 (15.94%) Mobile Application Development
9 22 (15.94%) Finance
9 22 (15.94%) Test Automation
10 20 (14.49%) Scrum
10 20 (14.49%) JavaScript
10 20 (14.49%) iOS Development
11 18 (13.04%) HTML5
11 18 (13.04%) Open Source
12 17 (12.32%) Appium
12 17 (12.32%) Web Services
12 17 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (10.14%) JIRA
14 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
14 13 (9.42%) SQL
14 13 (9.42%) Photoshop
15 12 (8.70%) Objective-C
15 12 (8.70%) Banking
15 12 (8.70%) QA
15 12 (8.70%) Apple Swift
16 11 (7.97%) User Stories
17 10 (7.25%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (6.52%) Confluence
2 2 (1.45%) CMS
2 2 (1.45%) Node.js
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.72%) JBoss
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.90%) MS Office
4 4 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.72%) InDesign
5 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.72%) DHCP
2 1 (0.72%) DNS
2 1 (0.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) Intranet
2 1 (0.72%) NFC
2 1 (0.72%) SAN
2 1 (0.72%) Wireless
2 1 (0.72%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) SQLite
2 7 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.35%) DB2
3 6 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.90%) GIS
4 4 (2.90%) MySQL
4 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.45%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.72%) Big Data
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Appium
2 14 (10.14%) JIRA
3 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.25%) Selenium
5 9 (6.52%) WebDriver
6 8 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (5.80%) Calabash
7 7 (5.07%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.35%) JUnit
9 5 (3.62%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.62%) Xcode
10 4 (2.90%) Gradle
10 4 (2.90%) Mockito
11 3 (2.17%) Axure RP
11 3 (2.17%) JBehave
11 3 (2.17%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.17%) Zephyr
12 2 (1.45%) Subversion
12 2 (1.45%) WATIR
General
1 22 (15.94%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Banking
3 8 (5.80%) Legal
4 6 (4.35%) Retail
5 5 (3.62%) Games
5 5 (3.62%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.62%) Marketing
5 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.90%) Front Office
7 2 (1.45%) Advertising
7 2 (1.45%) Electronics
7 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Automotive
8 1 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (36.23%) Developer
2 23 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 16 (11.59%) Designer
3 16 (11.59%) iOS Developer
4 15 (10.87%) Project Manager
5 14 (10.14%) Senior Developer
6 13 (9.42%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.97%) Applications Developer
7 11 (7.97%) Tester
7 11 (7.97%) UX Designer
8 10 (7.25%) Analyst
8 10 (7.25%) Automation Tester
8 10 (7.25%) Mobile Developer
9 9 (6.52%) iOS Android Developer
10 8 (5.80%) Digital Project Manager
10 8 (5.80%) QA Engineer
10 8 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (5.80%) UI Designer
11 7 (5.07%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.39%) HTML
2 18 (13.04%) HTML5
3 17 (12.32%) Web Services
4 9 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 9 (6.52%) CSS
5 8 (5.80%) Spring
6 7 (5.07%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.07%) iOS SDK
6 7 (5.07%) REST
6 7 (5.07%) XML
7 6 (4.35%) Android SDK
7 6 (4.35%) JSON
7 6 (4.35%) RESTful
8 5 (3.62%) SOAP
9 4 (2.90%) Cocoa
9 4 (2.90%) JPA
10 3 (2.17%) Ajax
10 3 (2.17%) Middleware
10 3 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (2.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.19%) User Experience
2 9 (6.52%) Social Media
3 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.62%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.90%) BYOD
6 4 (2.90%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.90%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.17%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.17%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.17%) Social Network
7 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.45%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.45%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.72%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.72%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.72%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 61 (44.20%) Android
2 54 (39.13%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.52%) Windows
4 4 (2.90%) Linux
4 4 (2.90%) Unix
5 3 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.57%) Android Development
3 25 (18.12%) TDD
4 24 (17.39%) BDD
5 22 (15.94%) Mobile Application Development
5 22 (15.94%) Test Automation
6 20 (14.49%) iOS Development
6 20 (14.49%) Scrum
7 18 (13.04%) Open Source
8 17 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.97%) User Stories
10 9 (6.52%) Mobile Development
10 9 (6.52%) OO
10 9 (6.52%) Project Management
11 8 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (5.07%) Automation Testing
13 6 (4.35%) E-Commerce
13 6 (4.35%) Information Architecture
13 6 (4.35%) OOP
13 6 (4.35%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (33.33%) Java
2 20 (14.49%) JavaScript
3 13 (9.42%) SQL
4 12 (8.70%) Apple Swift
4 12 (8.70%) Objective-C
5 6 (4.35%) C++
6 5 (3.62%) C#
6 5 (3.62%) Ruby
7 4 (2.90%) JPQL
7 4 (2.90%) PHP
8 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (2.90%) Degree
1 4 (2.90%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.17%) ISEB
3 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.72%) Docker
1 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (0.72%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (6.52%) Atlassian
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle
2 8 (5.80%) Adobe
3 7 (5.07%) HP
3 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.90%) Google
5 3 (2.17%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.17%) FactSet
5 3 (2.17%) Reuters
6 2 (1.45%) Apple
6 2 (1.45%) SAP
6 2 (1.45%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.72%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.72%) Apigee
7 1 (0.72%) F5
7 1 (0.72%) Facebook
7 1 (0.72%) Nintex
7 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) Twitter
7 1 (0.72%) Zend
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