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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 449 453 471
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 121 102 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 74 53
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£413 £373 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.73% +9.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £53.50 £37.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.66% +22.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.54 £37.50 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £37.50 £42.55
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
36184 34070 37593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.31% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22865 21114 22100
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +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 1063 1001 1360
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Mobile Application Development
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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 23 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 23 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 23 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
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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 -13 55 £425 +13.33% 35
South East +33 42 £285 -32.94% 19
East of England -11 10 £530 - 13
East Midlands +7 6 £265 -41.11% 5
West Midlands -14 4 £350 - 8
Yorkshire +5 2 £475 +58.33% 2
South West -31 1 £350 -3.44% 9
North West - - - - 11
Mobile Application Development
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Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 217 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 73 (33.64%) HTML
3 72 (33.18%) TDD
4 66 (30.41%) Apple iOS
5 65 (29.95%) JavaScript
6 56 (25.81%) CSS
6 56 (25.81%) REST
7 53 (24.42%) JSON
8 50 (23.04%) SQL
8 50 (23.04%) Android
9 48 (22.12%) HTML5
10 47 (21.66%) XML
11 46 (21.20%) Internet
12 43 (19.82%) Java
12 43 (19.82%) SOA
13 42 (19.35%) Scrum
14 41 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
15 40 (18.43%) OAuth
16 39 (17.97%) Google
16 39 (17.97%) jQuery
17 38 (17.51%) iOS Development
18 37 (17.05%) Facebook
19 36 (16.59%) Twitter
20 35 (16.13%) Use Case
21 33 (15.21%) C#
21 33 (15.21%) Rapid Prototyping
22 31 (14.29%) CSS3
23 30 (13.82%) .NET
23 30 (13.82%) Games
24 28 (12.90%) Web Services

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 7 (3.23%) IIS
1 7 (3.23%) CMS
1 7 (3.23%) Apache Solr
2 6 (2.76%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.76%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (1.84%) Apache
3 4 (1.84%) Drupal
3 4 (1.84%) Node.js
3 4 (1.84%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.92%) WordPress
5 2 (0.92%) Lync
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.46%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.46%) InDesign
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.20%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.46%) DNS
3 1 (0.46%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) RFID
3 1 (0.46%) Wireless
3 1 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.46%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.61%) MySQL
3 4 (1.84%) Redis
3 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.38%) SQLite
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.46%) SimpleDB
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (7.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.61%) PhoneGap
3 8 (3.69%) JIRA
4 7 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.76%) Xcode
5 6 (2.76%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.30%) Subversion
7 4 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.84%) eggPlant
8 3 (1.38%) Maven
9 2 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.92%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.92%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.46%) Bower
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.46%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.46%) Gradle
General
1 30 (13.82%) Games
2 18 (8.29%) Finance
3 15 (6.91%) Retail
4 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.23%) Publishing
5 5 (2.30%) Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
6 2 (0.92%) Advertising
6 2 (0.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 149 (68.66%) Developer
2 53 (24.42%) Mobile Developer
3 28 (12.90%) Lead Developer
4 22 (10.14%) Front-End Developer
5 18 (8.29%) .NET Developer
6 15 (6.91%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.45%) iOS Developer
8 13 (5.99%) Applications Developer
9 12 (5.53%) Web Developer
10 11 (5.07%) Android Developer
10 11 (5.07%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 9 (4.15%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (4.15%) Applications Manager
11 9 (4.15%) UI Developer
12 8 (3.69%) Analyst
12 8 (3.69%) Java Developer
13 7 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.23%) Architect
13 7 (3.23%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (33.64%) HTML
2 56 (25.81%) CSS
2 56 (25.81%) REST
3 53 (24.42%) JSON
4 48 (22.12%) HTML5
5 47 (21.66%) XML
6 40 (18.43%) OAuth
7 39 (17.97%) jQuery
8 31 (14.29%) CSS3
9 30 (13.82%) .NET
10 28 (12.90%) Web Services
11 27 (12.44%) Spring
12 18 (8.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 16 (7.37%) ASP.NET
14 15 (6.91%) RESTful
14 15 (6.91%) Unity DI Container
15 12 (5.53%) .NET Framework
16 11 (5.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (4.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 217 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.99%) iPhone
3 12 (5.53%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.30%) Social Network
5 5 (2.30%) Open Source
6 4 (1.84%) EPoS
6 4 (1.84%) NHS
7 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.38%) IPTV
7 3 (1.38%) Interactive TV
7 3 (1.38%) Animation
7 3 (1.38%) MHEG
7 3 (1.38%) RIA
7 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.38%) iPad
7 3 (1.38%) New Media
8 2 (0.92%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.92%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.41%) Apple iOS
2 50 (23.04%) Android
3 17 (7.83%) Windows
4 7 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (2.76%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.76%) Linux
6 4 (1.84%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.92%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.92%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.46%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (33.18%) TDD
2 43 (19.82%) SOA
3 42 (19.35%) Scrum
4 41 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (17.51%) iOS Development
6 35 (16.13%) Use Case
7 33 (15.21%) Rapid Prototyping
8 28 (12.90%) Android Development
9 27 (12.44%) MVC
10 24 (11.06%) Game Development
11 15 (6.91%) E-Commerce
12 13 (5.99%) Project Management
12 13 (5.99%) BDD
13 12 (5.53%) OO
13 12 (5.53%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (5.07%) Software Engineering
15 10 (4.61%) OOP
15 10 (4.61%) Configuration Management
16 8 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (3.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (29.95%) JavaScript
2 50 (23.04%) SQL
3 43 (19.82%) Java
4 33 (15.21%) C#
5 19 (8.76%) Objective-C
6 14 (6.45%) Ruby
6 14 (6.45%) PHP
7 10 (4.61%) C++
8 5 (2.30%) C
8 5 (2.30%) ActionScript
8 5 (2.30%) Python
9 4 (1.84%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.38%) Clojure
10 3 (1.38%) ClojureScript
11 2 (0.92%) Perl
11 2 (0.92%) XAML
12 1 (0.46%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.46%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.46%) VC++
12 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (5.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.46%) CBAP
2 1 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.46%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (17.97%) Google
2 37 (17.05%) Facebook
3 36 (16.59%) Twitter
4 17 (7.83%) Apple
5 12 (5.53%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.15%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.76%) Adobe
8 4 (1.84%) hybris
9 3 (1.38%) Sencha
9 3 (1.38%) MobileIron
9 3 (1.38%) OpenTV
10 2 (0.92%) Zend
11 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator
11 1 (0.46%) KonyOne
11 1 (0.46%) Kony
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle
11 1 (0.46%) IBM
11 1 (0.46%) Citrix
11 1 (0.46%) Motorola
11 1 (0.46%) Assembla
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