The first table below looks at the demand for Mobile Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 31 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 437 444 474
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +30
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 129 95 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 67 57
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £53.50 £37.50 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.66% +9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.54 £37.50 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.53% -4.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36781 34189 37645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.40% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23154 21204 22145
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 979 1382
Average hourly rate £23.80 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.83% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Mobile Application Development
UK

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the England region.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in England

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the England region.

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mobile Application Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Application Development
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 55 £425 +6.25% 28
South East +33 45 £285 -32.94% 18
East of England -15 10 £530 +168.35% 6
East Midlands +8 7 £388 -13.88% 6
West Midlands -15 7 £350 - 5
Yorkshire +2 1 £475 +58.33% 2
North West -14 1 - - 12
South West -27 1 £350 -3.44% 5
Mobile Application Development
UK

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 227 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 77 (33.92%) HTML
3 74 (32.60%) TDD
4 68 (29.96%) Apple iOS
5 67 (29.52%) JavaScript
6 65 (28.63%) REST
7 62 (27.31%) JSON
8 61 (26.87%) CSS
9 57 (25.11%) SQL
10 55 (24.23%) XML
11 51 (22.47%) Android
12 49 (21.59%) Internet
12 49 (21.59%) HTML5
13 46 (20.26%) Java
13 46 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (19.82%) SOA
15 44 (19.38%) OAuth
16 43 (18.94%) Google
17 42 (18.50%) iOS Development
18 41 (18.06%) Facebook
18 41 (18.06%) jQuery
19 40 (17.62%) Scrum
19 40 (17.62%) Twitter
20 39 (17.18%) Use Case
21 38 (16.74%) C#
22 37 (16.30%) Rapid Prototyping
23 33 (14.54%) CSS3
23 33 (14.54%) .NET
24 31 (13.66%) Web Services
25 30 (13.22%) Games

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (3.52%) IIS
2 7 (3.08%) CMS
2 7 (3.08%) Apache Solr
3 5 (2.20%) Apache
4 4 (1.76%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (1.76%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.76%) Drupal
4 4 (1.76%) Node.js
4 4 (1.76%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.88%) WordPress
6 2 (0.88%) Lync
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (5.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.32%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.88%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.88%) InDesign
4 2 (0.88%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.88%) GitHub
2 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 49 (21.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) RFID
2 1 (0.44%) Wireless
2 1 (0.44%) NFC
2 1 (0.44%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) VPN
2 1 (0.44%) DNS
2 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.29%) MySQL
3 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.76%) Redis
5 3 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.32%) SQLite
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) Big Data
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.44%) SimpleDB
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 17 (7.49%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.29%) JIRA
3 10 (4.41%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.96%) Subversion
4 9 (3.96%) PhoneGap
5 8 (3.52%) Xcode
6 6 (2.64%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.76%) Axure RP
8 4 (1.76%) eggPlant
9 3 (1.32%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.32%) Maven
10 2 (0.88%) Selenium
10 2 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.88%) Bower
10 2 (0.88%) Grunt
10 2 (0.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.88%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
General
1 30 (13.22%) Games
2 20 (8.81%) Finance
3 15 (6.61%) Retail
4 7 (3.08%) Banking
4 7 (3.08%) Publishing
5 6 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.32%) Advertising
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 163 (71.81%) Developer
2 60 (26.43%) Mobile Developer
3 28 (12.33%) Lead Developer
4 24 (10.57%) Front-End Developer
5 18 (7.93%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.49%) iOS Developer
7 15 (6.61%) Project Manager
7 15 (6.61%) Applications Developer
8 13 (5.73%) Web Developer
8 13 (5.73%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 11 (4.85%) Android Developer
9 11 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (3.96%) UI Developer
10 9 (3.96%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.52%) Analyst
11 8 (3.52%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.52%) Windows Mobile Developer
12 7 (3.08%) UI Programmer
12 7 (3.08%) Applications Manager
12 7 (3.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (33.92%) HTML
2 65 (28.63%) REST
3 62 (27.31%) JSON
4 61 (26.87%) CSS
5 55 (24.23%) XML
6 49 (21.59%) HTML5
7 44 (19.38%) OAuth
8 41 (18.06%) jQuery
9 33 (14.54%) CSS3
9 33 (14.54%) .NET
10 31 (13.66%) Web Services
11 29 (12.78%) Spring
12 20 (8.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 17 (7.49%) Unity DI Container
14 16 (7.05%) ASP.NET
15 15 (6.61%) RESTful
16 13 (5.73%) .NET Framework
17 12 (5.29%) Ajax
17 12 (5.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 11 (4.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 227 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.17%) iPhone
3 13 (5.73%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.64%) Open Source
4 6 (2.64%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.20%) NHS
5 5 (2.20%) Social Network
6 4 (1.76%) EPoS
6 4 (1.76%) Pocket PC
7 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.32%) RIA
7 3 (1.32%) iPad
7 3 (1.32%) Animation
8 2 (0.88%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.44%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.96%) Apple iOS
2 51 (22.47%) Android
3 20 (8.81%) Windows
4 10 (4.41%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (3.52%) Windows Phone
6 7 (3.08%) Linux
6 7 (3.08%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.20%) Windows CE
8 4 (1.76%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.44%) webOS
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.60%) TDD
2 46 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (19.82%) SOA
4 42 (18.50%) iOS Development
5 40 (17.62%) Scrum
6 39 (17.18%) Use Case
7 37 (16.30%) Rapid Prototyping
8 28 (12.33%) Android Development
9 27 (11.89%) MVC
10 26 (11.45%) Game Development
11 15 (6.61%) OO
12 14 (6.17%) BDD
13 13 (5.73%) Project Management
14 12 (5.29%) E-Commerce
14 12 (5.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (3.96%) Software Engineering
16 8 (3.52%) Configuration Management
16 8 (3.52%) OOP
16 8 (3.52%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (3.08%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (29.52%) JavaScript
2 57 (25.11%) SQL
3 46 (20.26%) Java
4 38 (16.74%) C#
5 23 (10.13%) Objective-C
6 14 (6.17%) PHP
7 13 (5.73%) Ruby
8 10 (4.41%) C++
9 5 (2.20%) Python
10 4 (1.76%) Embedded C++
10 4 (1.76%) ActionScript
10 4 (1.76%) C
11 3 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.32%) Perl
11 3 (1.32%) Clojure
11 3 (1.32%) ClojureScript
12 2 (0.88%) XAML
13 1 (0.44%) VC++
13 1 (0.44%) R
13 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 13 (5.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.44%) CBAP
2 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (18.94%) Google
2 41 (18.06%) Facebook
3 40 (17.62%) Twitter
4 15 (6.61%) Apple
4 15 (6.61%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.96%) Xamarin
6 8 (3.52%) Adobe
7 4 (1.76%) hybris
8 3 (1.32%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.88%) Sencha
9 2 (0.88%) Zend
10 1 (0.44%) OpenTV
10 1 (0.44%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.44%) Citrix
10 1 (0.44%) Motorola
10 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.44%) Assembla
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £0 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £800 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 27 days ago