The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 185 189 204
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 20 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 11
Average daily rate
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£445 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £53.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4607 4525 5619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.04% 77.31% 78.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 3375 4180
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -16.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.70 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the City of London region.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the City of London region.

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 40 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (62.50%) XML
4 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
5 22 (55.00%) Java
6 20 (50.00%) TDD
7 19 (47.50%) JSON
8 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (37.50%) Web Development
9 15 (37.50%) Open Source
9 15 (37.50%) Apple iOS
9 15 (37.50%) Objective-C
9 15 (37.50%) Linux
10 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (35.00%) Spring
10 14 (35.00%) Ajax
11 13 (32.50%) DB2
11 13 (32.50%) XSD
11 13 (32.50%) XSL
11 13 (32.50%) J2EE
11 13 (32.50%) Oracle
11 13 (32.50%) Web Services
11 13 (32.50%) UNIX
11 13 (32.50%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (32.50%) Hibernate
11 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
12 12 (30.00%) iOS Development
12 12 (30.00%) HTML
13 9 (22.50%) Scrum
13 9 (22.50%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) Drupal
1 2 (5.00%) WordPress
1 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) DB2
2 13 (32.50%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.50%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (20.00%) iOS Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) XML
2 19 (47.50%) JSON
3 14 (35.00%) Spring
3 14 (35.00%) Ajax
4 13 (32.50%) XSD
4 13 (32.50%) XSL
4 13 (32.50%) J2EE
4 13 (32.50%) Web Services
4 13 (32.50%) Hibernate
5 12 (30.00%) HTML
6 8 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (15.00%) HTML5
8 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.50%) SOAP
9 4 (10.00%) .NET
9 4 (10.00%) Scalatra
9 4 (10.00%) jQuery
10 3 (7.50%) REST
10 3 (7.50%) CSS3
11 2 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 40 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) Tandem
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.50%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
1 15 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 13 (32.50%) UNIX
3 9 (22.50%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) TDD
3 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (37.50%) Open Source
4 15 (37.50%) Web Development
5 12 (30.00%) iOS Development
6 9 (22.50%) DevOps
6 9 (22.50%) Scrum
7 8 (20.00%) OO
8 7 (17.50%) Mobile Development
9 6 (15.00%) Project Management
9 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.00%) Android Development
10 4 (10.00%) BDD
10 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
11 3 (7.50%) SDLC
11 3 (7.50%) Memory Management
11 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 3 (7.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) Java
3 15 (37.50%) Objective-C
4 5 (12.50%) Apple Swift
5 4 (10.00%) C#
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Python
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) Scala
8 1 (2.50%) Clojure
8 1 (2.50%) Go
8 1 (2.50%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Coverity
2 3 (7.50%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) Pega
3 2 (5.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) CA
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) hybris
4 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.50%) Roku
4 1 (2.50%) Google
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago