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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 457 442 459
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 142 127 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 65 68
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £53.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.53%
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
40274 37756 35067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26662 23794 21732
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -0.60%
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 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 1106 1034
Average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.67 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.34 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +29 85 £438 +2.94% 29
South East -32 23 £310 +8.77% 11
South West +9 13 £350 -
North West -12 8 £390 - 9
North East - 5 £450 -
East of England -5 3 £225 -57.54% 10
East Midlands -12 2 £300 -22.58% 2
Yorkshire -28 2 £300 -36.84% 1
West Midlands -4 1 £388 +10.71% 5
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Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 268 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 119 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (41.79%) Apple iOS
3 112 (41.79%) Android
4 92 (34.33%) JavaScript
5 74 (27.61%) Java
6 73 (27.24%) JSON
7 69 (25.75%) iOS Development
8 68 (25.37%) Android Development
8 68 (25.37%) CSS
9 65 (24.25%) HTML
10 53 (19.78%) REST
10 53 (19.78%) Mobile Development
10 53 (19.78%) XML
11 49 (18.28%) Scrum
11 49 (18.28%) CSS3
11 49 (18.28%) HTML5
12 46 (17.16%) Objective-C
12 46 (17.16%) Web Services
13 45 (16.79%) TDD
14 44 (16.42%) Finance
15 42 (15.67%) Ajax
15 42 (15.67%) User Experience
16 39 (14.55%) Web Development
16 39 (14.55%) OO
17 38 (14.18%) jQuery
18 36 (13.43%) AngularJS
19 33 (12.31%) Git (software)
20 32 (11.94%) Degree
20 32 (11.94%) C++

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (5.97%) Node.js
2 13 (4.85%) Apache
2 13 (4.85%) CMS
3 9 (3.36%) IIS
4 8 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.61%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.61%) Drupal
6 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.49%) WordPress
7 4 (1.49%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.12%) Confluence
8 3 (1.12%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.75%) Liferay
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.37%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (4.48%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.99%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (2.99%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.87%) GitHub
4 4 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.12%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.24%) Internet
2 5 (1.87%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.37%) PPP
4 1 (0.37%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.82%) MySQL
3 15 (5.60%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.85%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.48%) DB2
6 9 (3.36%) Redis
7 7 (2.61%) Big Data
7 7 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.37%) SQLite
9 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 33 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.22%) Calabash
3 13 (4.85%) Appium
4 12 (4.48%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.10%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.10%) Xcode
6 9 (3.36%) Maven
6 9 (3.36%) JIRA
7 8 (2.99%) Android Studio
8 7 (2.61%) Selenium
8 7 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.87%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.49%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.49%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.49%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.12%) Hudson
11 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.75%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.75%) Mocha
12 2 (0.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 44 (16.42%) Finance
2 21 (7.84%) Games
3 16 (5.97%) Automotive
4 12 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.48%) Banking
5 11 (4.10%) Retail
6 10 (3.73%) Marketing
7 7 (2.61%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.24%) Electronics
9 3 (1.12%) Publishing
10 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Legal
11 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 193 (72.01%) Developer
2 55 (20.52%) Mobile Developer
3 34 (12.69%) iOS Developer
4 28 (10.45%) Android Developer
5 26 (9.70%) Applications Developer
6 22 (8.21%) Senior Developer
7 21 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 21 (7.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 20 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 19 (7.09%) Architect
10 18 (6.72%) C++ Developer
11 13 (4.85%) Project Manager
11 13 (4.85%) Consultant
12 10 (3.73%) Web Developer
12 10 (3.73%) Front-End Developer
13 9 (3.36%) Senior iOS Developer
13 9 (3.36%) Test Consultant
14 7 (2.61%) PHP Developer
14 7 (2.61%) Software Engineer
14 7 (2.61%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (27.24%) JSON
2 68 (25.37%) CSS
3 65 (24.25%) HTML
4 53 (19.78%) XML
4 53 (19.78%) REST
5 49 (18.28%) CSS3
5 49 (18.28%) HTML5
6 46 (17.16%) Web Services
7 42 (15.67%) Ajax
8 38 (14.18%) jQuery
9 36 (13.43%) AngularJS
10 32 (11.94%) .NET
11 30 (11.19%) SOAP
12 26 (9.70%) Spring
13 20 (7.46%) Qt
14 19 (7.09%) RESTful
14 19 (7.09%) Backbone.js
14 19 (7.09%) OpenGL
15 16 (5.97%) J2EE
16 15 (5.60%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 268 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 42 (15.67%) User Experience
3 27 (10.07%) Computer Science
4 22 (8.21%) Blackberry
5 14 (5.22%) Social Media
6 6 (2.24%) DTV
7 5 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.49%) Video on Demand
8 4 (1.49%) Tandem
8 4 (1.49%) Social Network
8 4 (1.49%) iPhone
9 3 (1.12%) MHEG
9 3 (1.12%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.12%) Physics
9 3 (1.12%) Interactive TV
9 3 (1.12%) IPTV
9 3 (1.12%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 112 (41.79%) Android
1 112 (41.79%) Apple iOS
2 26 (9.70%) Linux
3 17 (6.34%) Windows
4 12 (4.48%) UNIX
5 7 (2.61%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.61%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.75%) webOS
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.75%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (25.75%) iOS Development
3 68 (25.37%) Android Development
4 53 (19.78%) Mobile Development
5 49 (18.28%) Scrum
6 45 (16.79%) TDD
7 39 (14.55%) OO
7 39 (14.55%) Web Development
8 30 (11.19%) Open Source
8 30 (11.19%) MVC
9 27 (10.07%) BDD
9 27 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 21 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 21 (7.84%) DevOps
12 20 (7.46%) Software Engineering
13 18 (6.72%) Kanban
14 15 (5.60%) Memory Management
14 15 (5.60%) Project Management
14 15 (5.60%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 92 (34.33%) JavaScript
2 74 (27.61%) Java
3 46 (17.16%) Objective-C
4 32 (11.94%) C++
5 28 (10.45%) C#
6 18 (6.72%) PHP
7 16 (5.97%) SQL
8 12 (4.48%) Ruby
9 11 (4.10%) Apple Swift
10 8 (2.99%) Python
11 5 (1.87%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.49%) C
13 3 (1.12%) Go
14 2 (0.75%) Groovy
14 2 (0.75%) Scala
14 2 (0.75%) Clojure
14 2 (0.75%) Perl
15 1 (0.37%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.37%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 32 (11.94%) Degree
2 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.75%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.73%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.49%) Varnish
2 2 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.61%) Puppet
2 6 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.49%) CA LISA
4 3 (1.12%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.75%) Ansible
6 1 (0.37%) Salt
6 1 (0.37%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (7.84%) Google
2 20 (7.46%) Apple
3 18 (6.72%) Adobe
4 16 (5.97%) Oracle
5 15 (5.60%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.73%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.24%) SAP
8 5 (1.87%) IBM
8 5 (1.87%) MobileIron
9 4 (1.49%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.49%) HP
9 4 (1.49%) CA
9 4 (1.49%) Zend
9 4 (1.49%) Pega
10 3 (1.12%) Coverity
10 3 (1.12%) OpenTV
10 3 (1.12%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.75%) Telerik
11 2 (0.75%) hybris
11 2 (0.75%) Kony
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago