The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 444 466 418
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -48
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 135 87 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 41 78
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £55.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Mobile Application Development
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
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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 +40 78 £439 +3.23% 35
South East -28 18 £325 -7.14% 19
South West +19 10 £350 +7.69% 6
North West -11 10 £375 +36.36% 10
East of England +11 8 £450 +20.00% 14
East Midlands -12 5 £413 +55.66% 1
West Midlands - 3 £298 - 7
Yorkshire -25 2 - - 5
Mobile Application Development
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Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 239 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 109 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (44.35%) Apple iOS
4 100 (41.84%) Android
5 73 (30.54%) JavaScript
6 64 (26.78%) iOS Development
7 58 (24.27%) Java
8 57 (23.85%) Android Development
9 56 (23.43%) HTML
10 49 (20.50%) Objective-C
11 48 (20.08%) Scrum
12 45 (18.83%) Mobile Development
13 44 (18.41%) OO
14 41 (17.15%) TDD
15 40 (16.74%) JSON
15 40 (16.74%) Web Services
15 40 (16.74%) CSS
16 37 (15.48%) REST
17 36 (15.06%) HTML5
17 36 (15.06%) .NET
18 35 (14.64%) SQL Server
18 35 (14.64%) C#
18 35 (14.64%) XML
19 32 (13.39%) CSS3
19 32 (13.39%) User Experience
20 30 (12.55%) Degree
21 29 (12.13%) jQuery
22 28 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
23 27 (11.30%) Git (software)
23 27 (11.30%) MySQL

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (6.69%) IIS
2 13 (5.44%) Node.js
3 10 (4.18%) Apache
4 9 (3.77%) CMS
5 6 (2.51%) Confluence
6 5 (2.09%) Drupal
6 5 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.26%) WordPress
8 3 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.42%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.42%) JBoss
10 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (4.18%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.26%) MS Office
4 2 (0.84%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.18%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.77%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.09%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.51%) Internet
2 5 (2.09%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.67%) Wireless
4 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.42%) PPTP
4 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) PPP
4 1 (0.42%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.64%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.30%) MySQL
3 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.93%) DB2
3 7 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.93%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.51%) Big Data
4 6 (2.51%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.67%) Redis
6 4 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.84%) SQLite
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (11.30%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.53%) Xcode
3 15 (6.28%) Calabash
4 13 (5.44%) JIRA
5 11 (4.60%) Android Studio
6 10 (4.18%) Appium
6 10 (4.18%) Subversion
7 9 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.77%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.35%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.93%) Selenium
10 6 (2.51%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.09%) Maven
11 5 (2.09%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.67%) SonarQube
12 4 (1.67%) JUnit
13 3 (1.26%) Hudson
13 3 (1.26%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.84%) PHPUnit
14 2 (0.84%) Mocha
General
1 22 (9.21%) Finance
2 14 (5.86%) Games
3 12 (5.02%) Automotive
4 9 (3.77%) Marketing
4 9 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.93%) Retail
6 6 (2.51%) Advertising
7 4 (1.67%) Law
7 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.26%) Electronics
8 3 (1.26%) Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Publishing
10 1 (0.42%) Local Government
10 1 (0.42%) Military
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 165 (69.04%) Developer
2 41 (17.15%) Mobile Developer
3 36 (15.06%) iOS Developer
4 24 (10.04%) Android Developer
5 22 (9.21%) Applications Developer
6 21 (8.79%) Project Manager
7 19 (7.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 18 (7.53%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.44%) Architect
10 12 (5.02%) Java Developer
11 11 (4.60%) Integration Manager
11 11 (4.60%) Consultant
12 9 (3.77%) .NET Developer
12 9 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (2.93%) PHP Developer
13 7 (2.93%) Software Developer
13 7 (2.93%) Software Engineer
13 7 (2.93%) Senior iOS Developer
13 7 (2.93%) Front-End Developer
14 6 (2.51%) Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.43%) HTML
2 40 (16.74%) JSON
2 40 (16.74%) Web Services
2 40 (16.74%) CSS
3 37 (15.48%) REST
4 36 (15.06%) HTML5
4 36 (15.06%) .NET
5 35 (14.64%) XML
6 32 (13.39%) CSS3
7 29 (12.13%) jQuery
8 25 (10.46%) Ajax
9 24 (10.04%) AngularJS
9 24 (10.04%) RESTful
10 15 (6.28%) SOAP
10 15 (6.28%) Backbone.js
11 14 (5.86%) iOS SDK
11 14 (5.86%) OpenGL
11 14 (5.86%) Spring
12 12 (5.02%) Sass
12 12 (5.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 239 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 32 (13.39%) User Experience
3 24 (10.04%) Computer Science
3 24 (10.04%) Open Source
4 13 (5.44%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.09%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.67%) iPhone
7 4 (1.67%) Social Media
7 4 (1.67%) Tandem
8 3 (1.26%) IPTV
8 3 (1.26%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.26%) Animation
8 3 (1.26%) Interactive TV
8 3 (1.26%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.26%) MHEG
9 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.84%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 106 (44.35%) Apple iOS
2 100 (41.84%) Android
3 23 (9.62%) Windows
4 17 (7.11%) Linux
5 9 (3.77%) Windows Mobile
5 9 (3.77%) UNIX
6 7 (2.93%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.09%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.84%) BlackBerry OS
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.84%) webOS
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (26.78%) iOS Development
3 57 (23.85%) Android Development
4 48 (20.08%) Scrum
5 45 (18.83%) Mobile Development
6 44 (18.41%) OO
7 41 (17.15%) TDD
8 26 (10.88%) BDD
9 25 (10.46%) MVC
10 24 (10.04%) Web Development
11 23 (9.62%) Software Engineering
12 22 (9.21%) E-Commerce
13 19 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (7.53%) DevOps
15 16 (6.69%) Project Management
16 15 (6.28%) PRINCE2
16 15 (6.28%) OOP
17 13 (5.44%) Analytics
18 11 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (4.60%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (30.54%) JavaScript
2 58 (24.27%) Java
3 49 (20.50%) Objective-C
4 35 (14.64%) C#
5 22 (9.21%) PHP
6 21 (8.79%) SQL
7 17 (7.11%) C++
8 9 (3.77%) Ruby
9 7 (2.93%) Python
10 6 (2.51%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.51%) C
11 5 (2.09%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.84%) Perl
12 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.42%) PHP5
13 1 (0.42%) XAML
13 1 (0.42%) VB
13 1 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.42%) Clojure
13 1 (0.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (12.55%) Degree
2 7 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) ISEB
5 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.67%) Varnish
2 1 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.51%) Puppet
2 4 (1.67%) CA LISA
3 2 (0.84%) Ansible
3 2 (0.84%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (9.62%) Apple
2 20 (8.37%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.37%) Google
3 18 (7.53%) Adobe
4 16 (6.69%) Oracle
5 12 (5.02%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.51%) Akamai
7 5 (2.09%) IBM
8 4 (1.67%) MobileIron
8 4 (1.67%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.67%) Pega
8 4 (1.67%) HP
8 4 (1.67%) CA
9 3 (1.26%) Zend
9 3 (1.26%) OpenTV
9 3 (1.26%) Telerik
9 3 (1.26%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.26%) Coverity
10 2 (0.84%) Kony
10 2 (0.84%) Rackspace
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