The first table below looks at the demand for Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank 530 489 531
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +42
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 36 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.091% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.12% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 14
Average daily rate £375 £418 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% +7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £542 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £453 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.12% +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38680 32060 38909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 73.00% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24376 19605 22634
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1017 1335
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £13.55 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Mobile Commerce
UK

Mobile Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Commerce across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Trend in England

Mobile Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Commerce
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 Commerce within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -34 26 £400 +6.66% 13
South East -9 7 £313 -26.03% 2
East of England - 1 £350 - 2
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Mobile Commerce
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Mobile Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce.

1 36 (42.35%) E-Commerce
2 24 (28.24%) Finance
3 23 (27.06%) Retail
4 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (22.35%) Mobile Payment
6 18 (21.18%) Java
7 15 (17.65%) Scrum
8 14 (16.47%) NFC
9 13 (15.29%) Web Services
10 12 (14.12%) HTML
11 11 (12.94%) Degree
12 10 (11.76%) Banking
12 10 (11.76%) Mobile App
13 9 (10.59%) Apple iOS
13 9 (10.59%) Android
13 9 (10.59%) Smartcard
13 9 (10.59%) IBM
14 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
14 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
15 7 (8.24%) MVC
15 7 (8.24%) Advertising
15 7 (8.24%) SQL
15 7 (8.24%) J2EE
15 7 (8.24%) SOAP
15 7 (8.24%) EFT
15 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
15 7 (8.24%) Analytics
16 6 (7.06%) SoapUI
16 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
16 6 (7.06%) EFTPOS

Mobile Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.35%) WordPress
2 2 (2.35%) SAS
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) CICS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.35%) Magento
3 1 (1.18%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
1 1 (1.18%) PaaS
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.47%) NFC
2 4 (4.71%) Bluetooth
3 3 (3.53%) 3GPP
4 2 (2.35%) LDAP
4 2 (2.35%) X.509
5 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.18%) Wireless
5 1 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (1.18%) ATM
5 1 (1.18%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) DB2
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) SoapUI
2 5 (5.88%) Ant
2 5 (5.88%) JUnit
2 5 (5.88%) Selenium
2 5 (5.88%) Maven
2 5 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (4.71%) Calabash
3 4 (4.71%) WebDriver
3 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.53%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.35%) JBehave
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
5 2 (2.35%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.18%) JMeter
6 1 (1.18%) Xcode
6 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.18%) eggPlant
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 23 (27.06%) Retail
3 10 (11.76%) Banking
4 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
5 7 (8.24%) Advertising
6 5 (5.88%) Marketing
7 4 (4.71%) Spanish Language
8 3 (3.53%) Games
9 1 (1.18%) Automotive
9 1 (1.18%) Law
9 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.18%) German Language
9 1 (1.18%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (1.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Analyst
2 20 (23.53%) Developer
3 18 (21.18%) Business Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.59%) Architect
6 7 (8.24%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Tester
7 5 (5.88%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Lead Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Java Team Leader
9 3 (3.53%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.53%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) Web Services
2 12 (14.12%) HTML
3 7 (8.24%) J2EE
3 7 (8.24%) SOAP
4 6 (7.06%) XML
4 6 (7.06%) CSS
5 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.88%) Struts
5 5 (5.88%) JMS
5 5 (5.88%) JPA
5 5 (5.88%) Spring Web Flow
5 5 (5.88%) Java EE
5 5 (5.88%) HTML5
5 5 (5.88%) Spring
5 5 (5.88%) REST
6 4 (4.71%) RESTful
7 3 (3.53%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (3.53%) jQuery
7 3 (3.53%) Ajax
7 3 (3.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.59%) Smartcard
4 7 (8.24%) EFT
5 6 (7.06%) EFTPOS
5 6 (7.06%) EMV
5 6 (7.06%) Handset
6 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.71%) EPoS
8 3 (3.53%) iPhone
8 3 (3.53%) iSeries
9 2 (2.35%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.35%) PKI
9 2 (2.35%) Open Source
10 1 (1.18%) APACS
10 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.18%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Apple iOS
1 9 (10.59%) Android
2 3 (3.53%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.18%) UNIX
4 1 (1.18%) AIX
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.35%) E-Commerce
2 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.65%) Scrum
4 7 (8.24%) MVC
4 7 (8.24%) Analytics
5 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.06%) UML
5 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 4 (4.71%) TDD
7 4 (4.71%) BDD
7 4 (4.71%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.71%) Manual Testing
7 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.71%) SEO
8 3 (3.53%) Change Management
8 3 (3.53%) ETL
8 3 (3.53%) OO
8 3 (3.53%) System Testing
8 3 (3.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) Java
2 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.24%) SQL
4 4 (4.71%) Groovy
5 3 (3.53%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) C
6 2 (2.35%) C#
6 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.18%) Python
7 1 (1.18%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) COBOL
7 1 (1.18%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) CISA
3 1 (1.18%) CISSP
3 1 (1.18%) PCI QSA
3 1 (1.18%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.18%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.18%) nmon
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) IBM
2 5 (5.88%) ATG
3 4 (4.71%) Google
3 4 (4.71%) hybris
3 4 (4.71%) Apple
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle
4 3 (3.53%) Coremetrics
4 3 (3.53%) Endeca
5 2 (2.35%) VeriFone
5 2 (2.35%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 2 (2.35%) Zend
5 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) Calypso
6 1 (1.18%) CA
6 1 (1.18%) Sage
6 1 (1.18%) Symbian
6 1 (1.18%) TSYS
6 1 (1.18%) Kalido
6 1 (1.18%) Demandware
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