The first table below looks at the demand for the Mobile Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 193 196 205
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 12 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.38% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 15
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.61 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -92.22%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5428 6572 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.03% 92.50% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3959 4830 5240
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 169 170
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.66 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Mobile Developer
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Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mobile Developer
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 Developer across the City of London region.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mobile Developer
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 Developer across the City of London region.

Mobile Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Mobile Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Developer in their job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Apple iOS
1 13 (76.47%) Mobile App
2 12 (70.59%) Android
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) iOS Development
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) Objective-C
6 7 (41.18%) Cocoa
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (41.18%) iOS SDK
7 6 (35.29%) Legal
7 6 (35.29%) Android Development
8 5 (29.41%) REST
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) jQuery
9 4 (23.53%) JSON
9 4 (23.53%) PHP
9 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 4 (23.53%) XML
9 4 (23.53%) Cocoa Touch
10 3 (17.65%) UIKit
10 3 (17.65%) PhoneGap
10 3 (17.65%) OO
10 3 (17.65%) VoIP
10 3 (17.65%) SOAP
10 3 (17.65%) Java
10 3 (17.65%) C++
10 3 (17.65%) MySQL
10 3 (17.65%) SQLite
10 3 (17.65%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Mobile Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) NFC
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) PhoneGap
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 6 (35.29%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) Cocoa
3 7 (41.18%) iOS SDK
4 5 (29.41%) REST
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (23.53%) JSON
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) XML
6 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 3 (17.65%) UIKit
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
7 2 (11.76%) CSS3
7 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) iPhone
2 3 (17.65%) Social Media
2 3 (17.65%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Apple iOS
2 12 (70.59%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) iOS Development
2 6 (35.29%) Android Development
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Game Development
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Objective-C
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Google
1 1 (5.88%) Sencha