The first table below looks at the demand for the Mobile Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 Job Titles advertised 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 467 369 455
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +86
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 97 148 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.37% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 106 75
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £18.32 £45.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.28% +32.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.32 - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45860 39882 51429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.27% 92.73% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28497 23419 28960
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1848 2045 2410
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Mobile Developer
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Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mobile Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 -65 46 £363 +3.57% 9
South East +6 21 £238 -26.07% 6
Yorkshire -11 10 £230 +8.23% 2
North West -23 8 £375 +36.36%
West Midlands -18 7 £375 +25.00%
East of England -25 2 £325 -31.57% 2
South West -18 1 £200 -40.74% 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Mobile Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Developer in their job title.

1 117 (55.71%) Android
2 114 (54.29%) Mobile App
3 111 (52.86%) Apple iOS
4 104 (49.52%) HTML
5 92 (43.81%) JavaScript
6 77 (36.67%) HTML5
7 75 (35.71%) CSS
8 69 (32.86%) Android Development
9 67 (31.90%) iOS Development
10 49 (23.33%) Java
11 46 (21.90%) Windows
12 45 (21.43%) CSS3
12 45 (21.43%) jQuery
13 42 (20.00%) OO
14 41 (19.52%) C#
15 39 (18.57%) .NET
16 38 (18.10%) JSON
17 37 (17.62%) XML
18 35 (16.67%) Objective-C
18 35 (16.67%) PhoneGap
19 32 (15.24%) iPhone
20 31 (14.76%) Scrum
20 31 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
20 31 (14.76%) Web Services
21 30 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
22 28 (13.33%) REST
22 28 (13.33%) iPad
23 24 (11.43%) Sencha
23 24 (11.43%) TDD
24 23 (10.95%) Sencha Touch

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Mobile Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.33%) CMS
2 4 (1.90%) Node.js
3 3 (1.43%) WordPress
3 3 (1.43%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.95%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) NFC
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.67%) SQLite
3 8 (3.81%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.48%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 35 (16.67%) PhoneGap
2 19 (9.05%) Subversion
3 16 (7.62%) Xcode
4 14 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 11 (5.24%) Visual Studio
6 9 (4.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 9 (4.29%) Grunt
6 9 (4.29%) Yeoman
7 8 (3.81%) JIRA
8 7 (3.33%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.90%) Maven
9 4 (1.90%) Ant
10 3 (1.43%) NUnit
10 3 (1.43%) jMock
10 3 (1.43%) Mockito
10 3 (1.43%) Mocha
10 3 (1.43%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.43%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.95%) Calabash
11 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (8.10%) Games
2 12 (5.71%) Finance
3 11 (5.24%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.81%) Retail
5 5 (2.38%) Publishing
6 4 (1.90%) Legal
7 3 (1.43%) Marketing
8 2 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Local Government
9 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) Automotive
9 1 (0.48%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (49.52%) HTML
2 77 (36.67%) HTML5
3 75 (35.71%) CSS
4 45 (21.43%) CSS3
4 45 (21.43%) jQuery
5 39 (18.57%) .NET
6 38 (18.10%) JSON
7 37 (17.62%) XML
8 31 (14.76%) Web Services
9 28 (13.33%) REST
10 23 (10.95%) Sencha Touch
11 18 (8.57%) iOS SDK
11 18 (8.57%) Ajax
12 16 (7.62%) SOAP
13 15 (7.14%) Spring
14 14 (6.67%) .NET Framework
15 12 (5.71%) Sass
15 12 (5.71%) AngularJS
15 12 (5.71%) WPF
16 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 114 (54.29%) Mobile App
2 32 (15.24%) iPhone
3 28 (13.33%) iPad
4 17 (8.10%) Smartphone
5 16 (7.62%) Blackberry
6 11 (5.24%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.29%) PDA
8 7 (3.33%) Pocket PC
9 4 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.90%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.90%) NHS
9 4 (1.90%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (1.90%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.43%) GIS
11 2 (0.95%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.95%) Open Source
11 2 (0.95%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.48%) Social Media
12 1 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 117 (55.71%) Android
2 111 (52.86%) Apple iOS
3 46 (21.90%) Windows
4 22 (10.48%) Windows Phone
5 20 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (4.29%) Windows CE
6 9 (4.29%) Windows Phone 8
7 8 (3.81%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.43%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.48%) UNIX
9 1 (0.48%) AIX
9 1 (0.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.86%) Android Development
2 67 (31.90%) iOS Development
3 42 (20.00%) OO
4 31 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (14.76%) Scrum
5 30 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 24 (11.43%) TDD
7 22 (10.48%) MVC
8 18 (8.57%) OOP
9 16 (7.62%) Web Development
10 15 (7.14%) SOA
11 13 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (5.24%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.29%) Rapid Prototyping
13 9 (4.29%) Analytics
14 8 (3.81%) Game Development
14 8 (3.81%) Use Case
15 6 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (2.86%) E-Commerce
16 5 (2.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 92 (43.81%) JavaScript
2 49 (23.33%) Java
3 41 (19.52%) C#
4 35 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 21 (10.00%) SQL
6 18 (8.57%) PHP
7 17 (8.10%) C++
8 9 (4.29%) C
8 9 (4.29%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.33%) Embedded C++
9 7 (3.33%) XAML
10 2 (0.95%) Ruby
11 1 (0.48%) Groovy
11 1 (0.48%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.48%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.48%) ABAP
11 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.48%) Python
11 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (8.10%) Degree
2 3 (1.43%) CEH
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (11.43%) Sencha
2 22 (10.48%) Google
3 16 (7.62%) Facebook
3 16 (7.62%) Twitter
4 12 (5.71%) Xamarin
4 12 (5.71%) Apple
5 11 (5.24%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.86%) SAP
6 6 (2.86%) Appcelerator
7 4 (1.90%) Adobe
8 3 (1.43%) hybris
9 2 (0.95%) Motorola
9 2 (0.95%) QNX
9 2 (0.95%) Kony
10 1 (0.48%) Zend
10 1 (0.48%) Nokia
10 1 (0.48%) Symbian
10 1 (0.48%) IBM
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle
10 1 (0.48%) Sybase
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