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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Computing
Rank 581 573 571
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 19 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.029% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.089% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 1
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£475 £170 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+179.41% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £180 £200
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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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
17421 16845 16017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.33% 32.91% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11150 10253 9878
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 673 703 651
Average hourly rate £20.91 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +6 13 £475 +196.87% 1
East of England +10 6 - -
Mobile Computing
UK

Mobile Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
3 9 (28.13%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Information Management
3 9 (28.13%) Google
3 9 (28.13%) SaaS
3 9 (28.13%) Google Apps
3 9 (28.13%) Office 365
4 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (25.00%) RESTful
4 8 (25.00%) Telerik
4 8 (25.00%) WCF
4 8 (25.00%) WPF
4 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.00%) System Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) RAD
4 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (25.00%) C#
4 8 (25.00%) Web Services
4 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management

Mobile Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (9.38%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) SaaS
1 9 (28.13%) Google Apps
1 9 (28.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (9.38%) Network Security
1 3 (9.38%) WebEx
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) MPLS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Front Office
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (25.00%) C# Programmer
3 5 (15.63%) Lead Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Technology Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Head of IT
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) WCF
1 8 (25.00%) WPF
1 8 (25.00%) RESTful
1 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) Middleware
3 3 (9.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Android
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
1 9 (28.13%) Information Management
2 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (25.00%) System Testing
2 8 (25.00%) RAD
2 8 (25.00%) Scrum
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Low Latency
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source
5 3 (9.38%) Network Management
5 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.38%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) CISM
2 2 (6.25%) ISSAP
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nagios
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) Cobbler
1 3 (9.38%) XenMobile
1 3 (9.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Google
3 8 (25.00%) Telerik
4 6 (18.75%) Citrix
5 5 (15.63%) HP
5 5 (15.63%) Dell
5 5 (15.63%) Apple
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (9.38%) EMC
7 3 (9.38%) VMware
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.38%) Splunk
7 3 (9.38%) MobileIron
8 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.13%) CA