The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Job Titles advertised 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 540 505 517
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 30 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.080% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.086% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £335 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.08% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Mobile Applications Developer
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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 25 July 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 25 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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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
South East +1 10 £298 - 7
London -10 10 £350 +20.68% 3
East of England -24 4 £375 -3.84%
North West -1 2 £300 -11.11% 4
West Midlands -16 2 - - 2
South West -28 2 £258 -31.33% 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 46 (90.20%) Mobile App
2 38 (74.51%) Android
3 37 (72.55%) Apple iOS
4 24 (47.06%) iOS Development
5 23 (45.10%) Android Development
6 22 (43.14%) HTML
7 19 (37.25%) HTML5
8 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
9 14 (27.45%) CSS
9 14 (27.45%) Windows
10 13 (25.49%) Objective-C
11 12 (23.53%) .NET
11 12 (23.53%) CSS3
12 11 (21.57%) Mobile Application Development
12 11 (21.57%) Web Services
12 11 (21.57%) Java
12 11 (21.57%) Blackberry
13 9 (17.65%) JSON
14 8 (15.69%) Sencha
14 8 (15.69%) Sencha Touch
14 8 (15.69%) Finance
14 8 (15.69%) XML
15 7 (13.73%) OO
15 7 (13.73%) Ajax
15 7 (13.73%) jQuery
15 7 (13.73%) iOS SDK
15 7 (13.73%) REST
16 6 (11.76%) Smartphone
16 6 (11.76%) Subversion
16 6 (11.76%) Apple

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (3.92%) Lync
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Subversion
2 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.84%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.96%) Xcode
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.96%) Mocha
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Publishing
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) HTML
2 19 (37.25%) HTML5
3 14 (27.45%) CSS
4 12 (23.53%) .NET
4 12 (23.53%) CSS3
5 11 (21.57%) Web Services
6 9 (17.65%) JSON
7 8 (15.69%) XML
7 8 (15.69%) Sencha Touch
8 7 (13.73%) iOS SDK
8 7 (13.73%) REST
8 7 (13.73%) jQuery
8 7 (13.73%) Ajax
9 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.84%) Cocoa
10 4 (7.84%) Android SDK
11 3 (5.88%) Struts2
11 3 (5.88%) Spring
11 3 (5.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 46 (90.20%) Mobile App
2 11 (21.57%) Blackberry
3 6 (11.76%) Smartphone
4 5 (9.80%) iPhone
5 4 (7.84%) iPad
5 4 (7.84%) NHS
5 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.96%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Android
2 37 (72.55%) Apple iOS
3 14 (27.45%) Windows
4 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Phone
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) iOS Development
2 23 (45.10%) Android Development
3 11 (21.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (13.73%) OO
5 5 (9.80%) TDD
5 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.84%) Time Management
7 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.88%) Web Development
7 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.88%) Content Management
8 2 (3.92%) Document Management
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.96%) MVC
9 1 (1.96%) Scrum
9 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.96%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) Data Architecture
9 1 (1.96%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.49%) Objective-C
3 11 (21.57%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.88%) C
7 2 (3.92%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Sencha
2 6 (11.76%) Apple
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 3 (5.88%) MobileIron
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 2 (3.92%) Capita
4 2 (3.92%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Syclo
5 1 (1.96%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Nokia
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day 3-6 month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum (doe)
Posted: 18 days ago