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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Computing
Rank 541 532 508
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 16 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.051% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
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£144 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.06% +8.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
-67.74% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 -
Mobile Computing
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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
14152 13841 12436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.47% 31.47% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9029 8668 7539
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 554 752
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £11.91 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 0 7 £356 -32.78%
South East 0 7 £125 -68.75%
South West - 1 £150 -
East of England - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
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Mobile Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) MS Office
3 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 9 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (30.00%) Information Security
5 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (30.00%) SLA
6 8 (26.67%) Blackberry
6 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (23.33%) Cyber Security
7 7 (23.33%) ITIL
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (16.67%) XenApp
9 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (13.33%) Advertising
10 4 (13.33%) VMware
10 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (13.33%) Office 365
11 3 (10.00%) Office Communications Server

Mobile Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (10.00%) Lync
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) VPN
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Broadband
2 2 (6.67%) 3G
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Advertising
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Architect
1 10 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (20.00%) Digital Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (13.33%) IT Support
5 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Information Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.67%) NetWare
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 9 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (30.00%) Information Security
3 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (23.33%) Cyber Security
4 7 (23.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) SABSA
6 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISSAP
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) CISM
1 3 (10.00%) CISSP
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) COBIT
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Citrix
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) CA
4 2 (6.67%) Novell
4 2 (6.67%) Lotus
4 2 (6.67%) Symantec
4 2 (6.67%) Becrypt
5 1 (3.33%) Apple
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell