The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Computing 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 Computing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Computing
Rank 581 574 570
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 15 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.040% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.098% 0.13% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
Average daily rate £413 £138 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -65.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £125 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £359 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £125 £388
% change year-on-year
+230.00% -67.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £13.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 - £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £13.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 - £14.00
Mobile Computing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15327 14891 14927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.48% 31.62% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9364 9160
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 641 629
Average hourly rate £21.40 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Mobile Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mobile Computing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Computing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Computing Daily Rate Trend in England

Mobile Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Computing across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Mobile Computing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Computing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Computing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mobile Computing
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 Computing within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
South East +18 9 - -
London +4 4 £326 -8.42% 1
North West -18 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 £413 -
Mobile Computing
UK

Mobile Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mobile Computing 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 Computing.

1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Finance
3 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (22.64%) Big Data
4 12 (22.64%) Windows
5 11 (20.75%) Internet
5 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
5 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
6 10 (18.87%) MS Office
7 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
7 9 (16.98%) Open Source
8 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
8 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (15.09%) Internet of Things
8 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
8 8 (15.09%) Linux
8 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
8 8 (15.09%) Middleware
8 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
8 8 (15.09%) VPN
8 8 (15.09%) Apache
8 8 (15.09%) Front Office
9 7 (13.21%) Squid
9 7 (13.21%) SSH
9 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
9 7 (13.21%) Service Management
9 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
9 7 (13.21%) RHCE
9 7 (13.21%) Solaris

Mobile Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mobile Computing 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 Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.09%) Apache
2 5 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.66%) IBM Notes
3 3 (5.66%) Node.js
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Office
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.43%) Office 365
3 4 (7.55%) Google Apps
3 4 (7.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Internet
2 8 (15.09%) VPN
3 7 (13.21%) SSH
3 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.66%) DNS
4 3 (5.66%) LDAP
5 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.89%) Broadband
6 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Big Data
2 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
3 7 (13.21%) MySQL
3 7 (13.21%) Redis
4 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Front Office
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Architect
2 15 (28.30%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (20.75%) Digital Architect
4 10 (18.87%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Linux Specialist
5 8 (15.09%) Service Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (9.43%) Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) IT Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Support
8 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) Middleware
2 5 (9.43%) REST
3 4 (7.55%) SOAP
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) jQuery
4 2 (3.77%) Kafka
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.89%) Ajax
5 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.89%) HTML
5 1 (1.89%) LINQ
5 1 (1.89%) RESTful
5 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
3 8 (15.09%) Internet of Things
4 6 (11.32%) Augmented Reality
5 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
6 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
7 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Solaris
4 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
3 9 (16.98%) Open Source
4 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
4 7 (13.21%) ITIL
4 7 (13.21%) Service Management
5 6 (11.32%) Low Latency
5 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.32%) Project Management
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.43%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.55%) Information Management
7 4 (7.55%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (7.55%) MVC
7 4 (7.55%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) TDD
7 4 (7.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
2 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
4 3 (5.66%) C
5 2 (3.77%) PHP
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) RHCE
1 7 (13.21%) RHCSA
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) HND
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) MCSD
4 1 (1.89%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) Squid
3 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.77%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) HDFS
5 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Ansible
1 7 (13.21%) CFEngine
2 6 (11.32%) Cobbler
2 6 (11.32%) Nagios
3 2 (3.77%) SCCM
4 1 (1.89%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) HP
2 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
2 6 (11.32%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) IBM
4 4 (7.55%) Casewise
4 4 (7.55%) Google
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) Citrix
5 3 (5.66%) Lotus
5 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.66%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) CA
6 2 (3.77%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
7 1 (1.89%) BT
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) Novell
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Symantec