The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank 545 518 539
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 24 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.075% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.10% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 19
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mobile Commerce
UK

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
37903 35325 37963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.50% 73.75% 71.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23950 22116 22455
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 961 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +3 19 £425 +6.25% 4
North West +1 1 £325 -18.75% 2
South East -5 1 - -
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 3
Mobile Commerce
UK

Mobile Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 30 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 26 (39.39%) Mobile Payment
3 22 (33.33%) Finance
4 18 (27.27%) Banking
5 15 (22.73%) Android
5 15 (22.73%) Mobile App
6 13 (19.70%) HTML
6 13 (19.70%) Android Development
7 11 (16.67%) Java
7 11 (16.67%) Scrum
7 11 (16.67%) Retail
7 11 (16.67%) NFC
8 10 (15.15%) Bluetooth
9 9 (13.64%) CSS
10 8 (12.12%) Web Services
10 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.12%) Gradle
11 7 (10.61%) SQL
11 7 (10.61%) IBM
11 7 (10.61%) MVC
11 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (10.61%) WebSphere
11 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.61%) Analytics
12 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
12 6 (9.09%) SOAP
12 6 (9.09%) XML
12 6 (9.09%) Project Management
12 6 (9.09%) Spring
12 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis

Mobile Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (10.61%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) SAS
4 1 (1.52%) CICS
4 1 (1.52%) WordPress
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) InDesign
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
1 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) NFC
2 10 (15.15%) Bluetooth
3 3 (4.55%) MVNO
4 1 (1.52%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) DB2
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Pentaho
3 2 (3.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (3.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Gradle
2 6 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 5 (7.58%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (7.58%) Ant
3 5 (7.58%) JUnit
3 5 (7.58%) Maven
4 3 (4.55%) JIRA
4 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.03%) Selenium
6 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.52%) Xcode
6 1 (1.52%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 18 (27.27%) Banking
3 11 (16.67%) Retail
4 6 (9.09%) Marketing
5 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.55%) Games
7 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Lead Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Project Manager
6 7 (10.61%) Payments Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.03%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) HTML
2 9 (13.64%) CSS
3 8 (12.12%) Web Services
4 6 (9.09%) XML
4 6 (9.09%) SOAP
4 6 (9.09%) Spring
5 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
5 5 (7.58%) Java EE
5 5 (7.58%) Spring Web Flow
5 5 (7.58%) Struts
5 5 (7.58%) JMS
5 5 (7.58%) JPA
5 5 (7.58%) J2EE
5 5 (7.58%) REST
6 3 (4.55%) HTML5
6 3 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (3.03%) .NET
7 2 (3.03%) jQuery
7 2 (3.03%) RESTful
7 2 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) Mobile Payment
2 15 (22.73%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.58%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.55%) iSeries
5 2 (3.03%) EFT
5 2 (3.03%) EFTPOS
5 2 (3.03%) Smartcard
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) EPoS
6 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) Handset
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.52%) Social Media
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Android
2 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 13 (19.70%) Android Development
3 11 (16.67%) Scrum
4 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.61%) MVC
5 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
5 7 (10.61%) Analytics
6 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.09%) Market Research
6 6 (9.09%) Project Management
7 5 (7.58%) UML
8 3 (4.55%) OO
8 3 (4.55%) ETL
8 3 (4.55%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (4.55%) TDD
8 3 (4.55%) Manual Testing
8 3 (4.55%) System Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) Java
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) COBOL
6 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 7816
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.52%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) IBM
2 4 (6.06%) Google
3 3 (4.55%) Coremetrics
3 3 (4.55%) Endeca
3 3 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.55%) Greenplum
4 2 (3.03%) Tableau
4 2 (3.03%) Apple
4 2 (3.03%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) CA
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Zend