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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 161 188 163
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 25 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.27% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 21
Average daily rate
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£388 £393 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 - £17.00
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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
4029 4525 4407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.03% 77.50% 75.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3143 3216 3376
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 64
Average hourly rate £20.45 £28.04 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% -37.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 38 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) HTML
4 14 (36.84%) Android
4 14 (36.84%) Apple iOS
5 10 (26.32%) OO
6 9 (23.68%) Java
6 9 (23.68%) OOP
7 8 (21.05%) Objective-C
7 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 7 (18.42%) PHP
8 7 (18.42%) CSS
8 7 (18.42%) Adobe
8 7 (18.42%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) MVC
8 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.79%) iOS Development
9 6 (15.79%) Stage3D
9 6 (15.79%) Away3D
9 6 (15.79%) Advertising
9 6 (15.79%) Flash
9 6 (15.79%) OpenGL
9 6 (15.79%) WebGL
9 6 (15.79%) HTML5
9 6 (15.79%) PureMVC
9 6 (15.79%) Adobe AIR
9 6 (15.79%) Apache Flex
9 6 (15.79%) Subversion
10 5 (13.16%) Marketing
10 5 (13.16%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (7.89%) Node.js
2 2 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon S3
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) Xcode
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (15.79%) Advertising
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Flex Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Flash Developer
3 5 (13.16%) iOS Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Integration Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) Stage3D
3 6 (15.79%) Away3D
3 6 (15.79%) Flash
3 6 (15.79%) OpenGL
3 6 (15.79%) WebGL
3 6 (15.79%) HTML5
3 6 (15.79%) PureMVC
3 6 (15.79%) Adobe AIR
3 6 (15.79%) Apache Flex
4 5 (13.16%) JSON
4 5 (13.16%) XML
5 4 (10.53%) Web Services
5 4 (10.53%) CSS3
6 3 (7.89%) jQuery
6 3 (7.89%) iOS SDK
6 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.89%) Android SDK
7 2 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Streaming Video
3 4 (10.53%) DTV
3 4 (10.53%) Video on Demand
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.26%) iPhone
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Android
1 14 (36.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Phone
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) OO
3 9 (23.68%) OOP
4 7 (18.42%) Scrum
4 7 (18.42%) MVC
5 6 (15.79%) iOS Development
6 5 (13.16%) Software Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
9 2 (5.26%) Android Development
9 2 (5.26%) OOD
9 2 (5.26%) SOA
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
9 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) Objective-C
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) C
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Adobe
2 5 (13.16%) Akamai
3 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Sencha
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) FatWire
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