The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Payment
Rank 157 193 192
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -1
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 4 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.052% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.14% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 12
Median daily rate £388 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.60% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £435 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £715 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £431 £500
% change year-on-year
+27.53% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mobile Payment
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1330 2188 2253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.28% 38.13% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1739 1677
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 40 28
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.83 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% +11.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -12.04%

Mobile Payment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile Payment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Payment Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mobile Payment
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 Payment across the City of London region.

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mobile Payment.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Capybara
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Fintech
4 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Capybara
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Market Research
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (20.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau