The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank 187 190 185
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 5 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.099% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £381 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3988 4651 4352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.71% 77.43% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3120 3413 3332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 77
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Mobile Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mobile Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mobile Commerce
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 Commerce across the City of London region.

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mobile Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
3 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (16.67%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (16.67%) Sun
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) NFC
2 1 (8.33%) MVNO
2 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Xcode
2 1 (8.33%) Appium
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Payments Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Visual Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile Payment
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) RAD
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Squid
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
1 2 (16.67%) Sun
1 2 (16.67%) VMware