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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 461 472 418
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -54
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 111 91 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 42 66
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£385 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £568 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £17.00
Mobile Application Development
UK

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
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
(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 +21 53 £394 -1.56% 43
East Midlands +3 12 £420 +15.86% 3
North West -6 12 £383 +17.69% 13
South East -44 9 £331 -5.35% 30
South West -3 8 £338 +12.50% 13
East of England +8 7 £525 +47.36% 4
West Midlands - 6 £345 - 4
Yorkshire -29 3 £350 +42.85% 10
Mobile Application Development
UK

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 204 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 95 (46.57%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (37.25%) Apple iOS
4 73 (35.78%) JavaScript
5 72 (35.29%) Android
6 67 (32.84%) HTML
7 58 (28.43%) CSS
8 43 (21.08%) Scrum
9 42 (20.59%) Java
9 42 (20.59%) iOS Development
10 41 (20.10%) OO
11 40 (19.61%) HTML5
12 39 (19.12%) CSS3
13 38 (18.63%) TDD
14 35 (17.16%) Android Development
15 32 (15.69%) Web Services
16 31 (15.20%) C#
16 31 (15.20%) .NET
16 31 (15.20%) Objective-C
17 30 (14.71%) MVC
18 28 (13.73%) jQuery
19 27 (13.24%) JSON
19 27 (13.24%) Adobe
20 26 (12.75%) AngularJS
21 25 (12.25%) PHP
21 25 (12.25%) Windows
21 25 (12.25%) Ajax
22 24 (11.76%) SQL Server
22 24 (11.76%) REST
23 23 (11.27%) BDD

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (7.84%) Node.js
2 11 (5.39%) IIS
3 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.43%) CMS
3 7 (3.43%) Confluence
4 4 (1.96%) WordPress
5 3 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.98%) JBoss
6 2 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
7 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.49%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) Liferay
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (9.80%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.49%) InDesign
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.98%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.94%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.45%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.94%) Internet
2 4 (1.96%) Wireless
3 2 (0.98%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) PPP
4 1 (0.49%) SSL
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) PPTP
4 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.90%) MySQL
3 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.98%) DB2
5 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.49%) SQLite
6 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.37%) Xcode
1 13 (6.37%) JIRA
2 12 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.41%) Subversion
4 8 (3.92%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.92%) Calabash
5 5 (2.45%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.96%) JUnit
6 4 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.96%) Android Studio
7 3 (1.47%) Appium
7 3 (1.47%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.49%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.49%) Maven
8 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 18 (8.82%) Finance
2 16 (7.84%) Games
3 8 (3.92%) Marketing
4 7 (3.43%) Advertising
5 6 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.45%) Banking
7 4 (1.96%) Automotive
7 4 (1.96%) Law
8 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.98%) Legal
9 2 (0.98%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.98%) Electronics
9 2 (0.98%) Retail
10 1 (0.49%) Local Government
10 1 (0.49%) Publishing
10 1 (0.49%) Military
10 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 135 (66.18%) Developer
2 27 (13.24%) iOS Developer
3 23 (11.27%) Mobile Developer
4 20 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.84%) Android Developer
6 15 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 14 (6.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 12 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 12 (5.88%) Integration Manager
9 11 (5.39%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.39%) ScrumMaster
10 10 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (4.90%) Applications Developer
11 9 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (3.43%) UI Developer
12 7 (3.43%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.43%) PHP Developer
12 7 (3.43%) Flash Developer
12 7 (3.43%) UI Programmer
13 6 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (32.84%) HTML
2 58 (28.43%) CSS
3 40 (19.61%) HTML5
4 39 (19.12%) CSS3
5 32 (15.69%) Web Services
6 31 (15.20%) .NET
7 28 (13.73%) jQuery
8 27 (13.24%) JSON
9 26 (12.75%) AngularJS
10 25 (12.25%) Ajax
11 24 (11.76%) REST
12 21 (10.29%) Backbone.js
13 18 (8.82%) Sass
14 17 (8.33%) LESS
15 16 (7.84%) XML
16 15 (7.35%) RESTful
17 9 (4.41%) ASP.NET
18 8 (3.92%) OpenGL
18 8 (3.92%) Flash
18 8 (3.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 204 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 22 (10.78%) User Experience
3 15 (7.35%) Open Source
4 10 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.94%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.45%) iPhone
8 4 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.96%) DTV
8 4 (1.96%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.96%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.47%) iPad
9 3 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.47%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.47%) Interactive TV
9 3 (1.47%) IPTV
9 3 (1.47%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.47%) MHEG
10 2 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 76 (37.25%) Apple iOS
2 72 (35.29%) Android
3 25 (12.25%) Windows
4 11 (5.39%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (3.43%) Linux
6 5 (2.45%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.96%) UNIX
8 2 (0.98%) webOS
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.49%) Debian
9 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (46.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (21.08%) Scrum
3 42 (20.59%) iOS Development
4 41 (20.10%) OO
5 38 (18.63%) TDD
6 35 (17.16%) Android Development
7 30 (14.71%) MVC
8 23 (11.27%) BDD
9 21 (10.29%) E-Commerce
10 18 (8.82%) OOP
10 18 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.86%) Web Development
12 12 (5.88%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.88%) PRINCE2
13 11 (5.39%) Project Management
13 11 (5.39%) Kanban
13 11 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (5.39%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (4.90%) User Stories
14 10 (4.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (35.78%) JavaScript
2 42 (20.59%) Java
3 31 (15.20%) C#
3 31 (15.20%) Objective-C
4 25 (12.25%) PHP
5 20 (9.80%) SQL
6 9 (4.41%) C++
6 9 (4.41%) Ruby
7 8 (3.92%) Python
8 7 (3.43%) C
9 6 (2.94%) Perl
10 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.98%) XAML
11 1 (0.49%) Groovy
11 1 (0.49%) Scala
11 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.49%) Clojure
11 1 (0.49%) Golang
11 1 (0.49%) VB
11 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (6.37%) Degree
2 8 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 27 (13.24%) Adobe
2 18 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.88%) Apple
4 10 (4.90%) Oracle
5 9 (4.41%) Google
6 8 (3.92%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.94%) Akamai
8 4 (1.96%) Zend
8 4 (1.96%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.96%) Telerik
9 3 (1.47%) OpenTV
10 2 (0.98%) Lotus
11 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.49%) ATG
11 1 (0.49%) SAP
11 1 (0.49%) IBM
11 1 (0.49%) Citrix
11 1 (0.49%) Atmel
11 1 (0.49%) hybris
11 1 (0.49%) Trapeze
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West London
JD & Co Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day contract - permanent salaries offer equity!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Rate: From £380 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £320 - £370 per day + Neg. Good chance of Extension
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Northamptonshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £370 - £420 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Northampton
Real Staffing
Rate: £380 - £420 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago