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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 460 450 388
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -62
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 105 89 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 47 79
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£383 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 - £17.00
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
35314 33935 29852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.35% 75.53% 73.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22438 20877 18206
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1028 1078
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 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 6 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 6 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
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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 +14 54 £388 -8.82% 27
East Midlands +8 13 £420 +15.86% 5
North West -11 10 £383 +17.69% 12
South East -22 9 £331 -5.35% 21
West Midlands +3 6 £345 +15.00% 4
South West -10 5 £300 +9.09% 13
Yorkshire -7 4 £350 +16.66% 9
East of England +15 3 £525 +58.49% 12
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Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 97 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (35.55%) JavaScript
4 73 (34.60%) Android
5 72 (34.12%) Apple iOS
6 70 (33.18%) HTML
7 59 (27.96%) CSS
8 44 (20.85%) iOS Development
9 43 (20.38%) HTML5
9 43 (20.38%) Java
9 43 (20.38%) OO
9 43 (20.38%) Scrum
10 39 (18.48%) CSS3
11 38 (18.01%) TDD
12 36 (17.06%) Android Development
13 35 (16.59%) C#
13 35 (16.59%) .NET
14 34 (16.11%) Web Services
15 32 (15.17%) MVC
16 29 (13.74%) Objective-C
16 29 (13.74%) jQuery
17 28 (13.27%) JSON
18 27 (12.80%) PHP
19 26 (12.32%) Windows
19 26 (12.32%) Adobe
20 25 (11.85%) SQL Server
21 23 (10.90%) REST
21 23 (10.90%) AngularJS
22 22 (10.43%) BDD
22 22 (10.43%) SQL

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 17 (8.06%) Node.js
2 11 (5.21%) IIS
3 8 (3.79%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.32%) CMS
4 7 (3.32%) Confluence
5 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.90%) WordPress
6 3 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.95%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (0.95%) Drupal
8 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.47%) nginx
8 1 (0.47%) Liferay
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.47%) JBoss
8 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (9.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.42%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.95%) MS Project
5 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.47%) InDesign
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.47%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.95%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.84%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.37%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) Internet
2 2 (0.95%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) PPP
3 1 (0.47%) VPN
3 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.47%) SSL
3 1 (0.47%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) PPTP
3 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.74%) MySQL
3 9 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.47%) DB2
5 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (7.11%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.64%) Xcode
3 12 (5.69%) JIRA
4 11 (5.21%) Subversion
5 8 (3.79%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.79%) PHPUnit
6 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.84%) Calabash
7 4 (1.90%) JUnit
7 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.42%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.42%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.42%) Android Studio
8 3 (1.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.47%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.47%) Selenium
10 1 (0.47%) jMock
10 1 (0.47%) ClearQuest
General
1 18 (8.53%) Finance
1 18 (8.53%) Games
2 8 (3.79%) Marketing
3 7 (3.32%) Advertising
4 6 (2.84%) Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Automotive
5 4 (1.90%) Law
6 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.95%) Electronics
7 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.95%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.47%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Military
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (68.25%) Developer
2 27 (12.80%) iOS Developer
3 23 (10.90%) Mobile Developer
4 18 (8.53%) Android Developer
4 18 (8.53%) Project Manager
4 18 (8.53%) Senior Developer
5 14 (6.64%) .NET Developer
5 14 (6.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 13 (6.16%) Web Developer
7 12 (5.69%) Integration Manager
7 12 (5.69%) ScrumMaster
8 11 (5.21%) PHP Developer
9 10 (4.74%) Applications Developer
10 8 (3.79%) Analyst
10 8 (3.79%) Software Developer
10 8 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.79%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (3.79%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.32%) Flash Developer
11 7 (3.32%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.18%) HTML
2 59 (27.96%) CSS
3 43 (20.38%) HTML5
4 39 (18.48%) CSS3
5 35 (16.59%) .NET
6 34 (16.11%) Web Services
7 29 (13.74%) jQuery
8 28 (13.27%) JSON
9 23 (10.90%) REST
9 23 (10.90%) AngularJS
10 21 (9.95%) Ajax
11 20 (9.48%) XML
12 19 (9.00%) Backbone.js
13 18 (8.53%) RESTful
14 17 (8.06%) Sass
15 16 (7.58%) LESS
16 10 (4.74%) ASP.NET
17 9 (4.27%) KnockoutJS
18 8 (3.79%) Flash
18 8 (3.79%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 211 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 20 (9.48%) User Experience
3 15 (7.11%) Open Source
4 10 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.27%) iPhone
6 7 (3.32%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.84%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.84%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.37%) DTV
9 4 (1.90%) Streaming Video
9 4 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.90%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.90%) iPad
10 3 (1.42%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.42%) Interactive TV
10 3 (1.42%) IPTV
10 3 (1.42%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 73 (34.60%) Android
2 72 (34.12%) Apple iOS
3 26 (12.32%) Windows
4 11 (5.21%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (3.32%) Linux
6 6 (2.84%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.42%) UNIX
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.47%) Debian
9 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.47%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (20.85%) iOS Development
3 43 (20.38%) Scrum
3 43 (20.38%) OO
4 38 (18.01%) TDD
5 36 (17.06%) Android Development
6 32 (15.17%) MVC
7 22 (10.43%) BDD
8 21 (9.95%) Software Engineering
9 20 (9.48%) OOP
10 18 (8.53%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.58%) Project Management
12 13 (6.16%) Web Development
12 13 (6.16%) User Stories
13 12 (5.69%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (5.69%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.21%) Waterfall
14 11 (5.21%) PRINCE2
15 10 (4.74%) Automated Testing
16 9 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (35.55%) JavaScript
2 43 (20.38%) Java
3 35 (16.59%) C#
4 29 (13.74%) Objective-C
5 27 (12.80%) PHP
6 22 (10.43%) SQL
7 13 (6.16%) C++
8 10 (4.74%) Ruby
8 10 (4.74%) Python
9 9 (4.27%) C
10 8 (3.79%) Perl
11 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.95%) XAML
12 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.47%) VB
12 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (5.69%) Degree
2 8 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (2.84%) VCP4
4 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) ISEB
6 1 (0.47%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 26 (12.32%) Adobe
2 18 (8.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.69%) Xamarin
4 10 (4.74%) Apple
5 9 (4.27%) Oracle
6 6 (2.84%) Google
6 6 (2.84%) Zend
6 6 (2.84%) Akamai
7 4 (1.90%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.90%) Telerik
8 3 (1.42%) Sencha
8 3 (1.42%) Appcelerator
8 3 (1.42%) OpenTV
9 2 (0.95%) Lotus
10 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.47%) SAP
10 1 (0.47%) Citrix
10 1 (0.47%) FatWire
10 1 (0.47%) Trapeze
10 1 (0.47%) Atmel
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