The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Applications Developer role 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 Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 536 525 533
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 33 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.061% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.065% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 32
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£350 £376 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +25.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47054 44428 49354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.49% 92.75% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29070 26959 28367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1936 2487
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer across the England region.

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer across the England region.

Mobile Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mobile Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 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 0 12 £375 -3.22% 11
South East +7 8 £285 - 1
West Midlands -12 5 £350 - 3
East of England -21 4 £375 -3.84% 2
East Midlands - 2 £320 - 8
North West 0 1 - - 1
South West -38 1 £350 +7.69%
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
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Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title.

1 53 (96.36%) Mobile App
2 40 (72.73%) Android
3 38 (69.09%) Apple iOS
4 22 (40.00%) HTML
4 22 (40.00%) Android Development
4 22 (40.00%) iOS Development
5 19 (34.55%) HTML5
6 16 (29.09%) Windows
7 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 15 (27.27%) .NET
7 15 (27.27%) Objective-C
7 15 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
8 14 (25.45%) Java
9 12 (21.82%) CSS
9 12 (21.82%) Web Services
10 9 (16.36%) Blackberry
11 8 (14.55%) Finance
11 8 (14.55%) JSON
11 8 (14.55%) CSS3
12 7 (12.73%) C#
12 7 (12.73%) C++
12 7 (12.73%) XML
12 7 (12.73%) TDD
12 7 (12.73%) Subversion
12 7 (12.73%) iOS SDK
12 7 (12.73%) Windows Phone
13 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.91%) Apple
13 6 (10.91%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (10.91%) PhoneGap

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) CMS
1 2 (3.64%) Lync
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) NFC
2 2 (3.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Subversion
2 3 (5.45%) JIRA
2 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.82%) Xcode
3 1 (1.82%) Mocha
3 1 (1.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Publishing
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) HTML
2 19 (34.55%) HTML5
3 15 (27.27%) .NET
4 12 (21.82%) CSS
4 12 (21.82%) Web Services
5 8 (14.55%) JSON
5 8 (14.55%) CSS3
6 7 (12.73%) iOS SDK
6 7 (12.73%) XML
7 6 (10.91%) PhoneGap
8 5 (9.09%) Sencha Touch
8 5 (9.09%) REST
8 5 (9.09%) Android SDK
9 4 (7.27%) jQuery
9 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.45%) SOAP
10 3 (5.45%) WCF
10 3 (5.45%) Cocoa
10 3 (5.45%) Ajax
10 3 (5.45%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 53 (96.36%) Mobile App
2 9 (16.36%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) iPhone
4 4 (7.27%) NHS
5 3 (5.45%) iPad
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.45%) Pocket PC
6 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.82%) PMI
7 1 (1.82%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 40 (72.73%) Android
2 38 (69.09%) Apple iOS
3 16 (29.09%) Windows
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Phone
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (5.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Android Development
1 22 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 15 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (12.73%) TDD
4 5 (9.09%) OO
4 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.27%) Scrum
5 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Time Management
6 3 (5.45%) Web Development
6 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.64%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.64%) ITIL
7 2 (3.64%) Content Management
7 2 (3.64%) Document Management
8 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.82%) Project Management
8 1 (1.82%) MVC
8 1 (1.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 15 (27.27%) Objective-C
2 14 (25.45%) Java
3 7 (12.73%) C#
3 7 (12.73%) C++
4 3 (5.45%) C
4 3 (5.45%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) Embedded C++
5 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.91%) Apple
2 5 (9.09%) Sencha
3 4 (7.27%) Xamarin
4 3 (5.45%) MobileIron
5 2 (3.64%) Syclo
5 2 (3.64%) Capita
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Nokia
6 1 (1.82%) Appcelerator
Nottinghamshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago