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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 182 181 194
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 19 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 12
Average daily rate
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£440 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £303 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.50% -6.92%
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
4539 4454 5397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.79% 77.38% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3588 3328 4054
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 £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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 41 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (43.90%) Apple iOS
4 17 (41.46%) XML
5 15 (36.59%) Java
5 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
6 14 (34.15%) HTML
7 13 (31.71%) Objective-C
7 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (29.27%) Android
8 12 (29.27%) TDD
9 11 (26.83%) JSON
10 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (24.39%) Scrum
11 9 (21.95%) Linux
11 9 (21.95%) Web Development
11 9 (21.95%) iOS Development
12 8 (19.51%) DevOps
12 8 (19.51%) SDLC
12 8 (19.51%) Open Source
12 8 (19.51%) Web Services
12 8 (19.51%) OO
12 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
13 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
13 7 (17.07%) DB2
13 7 (17.07%) CSS
13 7 (17.07%) XSD
13 7 (17.07%) XSL
13 7 (17.07%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (4.88%) Drupal
1 2 (4.88%) WordPress
1 2 (4.88%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) DB2
2 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) Big Data
3 5 (12.20%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) SonarQube
3 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) Selenium
3 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Project Manager
4 6 (14.63%) iOS Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Integration Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Flex Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Flash Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) XML
2 14 (34.15%) HTML
3 11 (26.83%) JSON
4 8 (19.51%) Web Services
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
5 7 (17.07%) J2EE
5 7 (17.07%) XSD
5 7 (17.07%) XSL
5 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
5 7 (17.07%) Spring
5 7 (17.07%) Ajax
6 5 (12.20%) HTML5
7 3 (7.32%) WebGL
7 3 (7.32%) Adobe AIR
7 3 (7.32%) jQuery
7 3 (7.32%) PureMVC
7 3 (7.32%) Apache Flex
7 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.32%) Stage3D
7 3 (7.32%) Away3D
Miscellaneous
1 41 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Tandem
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.44%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Apple iOS
2 12 (29.27%) Android
3 9 (21.95%) Linux
4 7 (17.07%) UNIX
5 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) Scrum
3 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.95%) iOS Development
4 9 (21.95%) Web Development
5 8 (19.51%) OO
5 8 (19.51%) DevOps
5 8 (19.51%) Open Source
5 8 (19.51%) SDLC
6 6 (14.63%) Mobile Development
7 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) MVC
7 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.76%) OOP
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) Java
1 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 13 (31.71%) Objective-C
3 4 (9.76%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) PHP
4 3 (7.32%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.88%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) BrightScript
6 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.88%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Akamai
3 4 (9.76%) Adobe
4 3 (7.32%) Coverity
5 2 (4.88%) Pega
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) CA
5 2 (4.88%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.44%) Roku
6 1 (2.44%) Apple
6 1 (2.44%) Google
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