The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Developer
Rank 466 460 372
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -88
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 99 79 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 82
Average daily rate
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£365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £239 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £338 £285
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.66 -
Mobile Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42753 41594 37674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.57% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26488 25160 22087
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 1766 2081
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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 -12 34 £425 +21.42% 30
South East +5 28 £325 -7.14% 14
North West -14 8 £338 -6.89% 9
East Midlands - 8 £344 - 2
East of England - 8 £300 - 2
Yorkshire -2 5 £375 - 6
South West -9 4 £349 +32.85% 5
West Midlands -3 3 £345 +20.00% 3
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Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 161 (75.94%) Apple iOS
2 143 (67.45%) Android
3 131 (61.79%) Mobile App
4 104 (49.06%) iOS Development
5 90 (42.45%) HTML
6 80 (37.74%) JavaScript
7 77 (36.32%) Android Development
8 73 (34.43%) HTML5
9 66 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
10 58 (27.36%) CSS
11 54 (25.47%) .NET
12 53 (25.00%) Objective-C
13 48 (22.64%) C#
14 42 (19.81%) PhoneGap
15 41 (19.34%) Windows
16 37 (17.45%) iPhone
17 35 (16.51%) Java
18 32 (15.09%) iOS SDK
19 30 (14.15%) CSS3
19 30 (14.15%) Xcode
19 30 (14.15%) User Experience
20 29 (13.68%) Web Services
20 29 (13.68%) Xamarin
21 28 (13.21%) iPad
22 27 (12.74%) Git (software)
23 26 (12.26%) OO
23 26 (12.26%) Scrum
24 25 (11.79%) XML
24 25 (11.79%) jQuery
25 24 (11.32%) Apache Cordova

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 14 (6.60%) Node.js
2 5 (2.36%) IIS
3 1 (0.47%) Apache
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.47%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.47%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.30%) HTTP
2 4 (1.89%) VPN
3 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
4 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.47%) PPTP
4 1 (0.47%) PPP
4 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.47%) GPRS
4 1 (0.47%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.77%) MySQL
3 6 (2.83%) SQLite
4 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (14.15%) Xcode
2 27 (12.74%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 10 (4.72%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.72%) Subversion
4 7 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.83%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.83%) Calabash
5 6 (2.83%) Grunt
6 5 (2.36%) Android Studio
7 4 (1.89%) JUnit
7 4 (1.89%) Fiddler
7 4 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.89%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.94%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.94%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.94%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.94%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.94%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 18 (8.49%) Finance
2 10 (4.72%) Games
3 6 (2.83%) Retail
4 5 (2.36%) Advertising
5 4 (1.89%) Publishing
5 4 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.42%) Marketing
6 3 (1.42%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.42%) Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.47%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (42.45%) HTML
2 73 (34.43%) HTML5
3 58 (27.36%) CSS
4 54 (25.47%) .NET
5 42 (19.81%) PhoneGap
6 32 (15.09%) iOS SDK
7 30 (14.15%) CSS3
8 29 (13.68%) Web Services
9 25 (11.79%) XML
9 25 (11.79%) jQuery
10 24 (11.32%) Apache Cordova
11 21 (9.91%) AngularJS
12 20 (9.43%) ASP.NET
13 19 (8.96%) JSON
13 19 (8.96%) REST
14 18 (8.49%) RESTful
15 16 (7.55%) Android SDK
16 10 (4.72%) SOAP
17 8 (3.77%) Cocoa
17 8 (3.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 131 (61.79%) Mobile App
2 37 (17.45%) iPhone
3 30 (14.15%) User Experience
4 28 (13.21%) iPad
5 12 (5.66%) Blackberry
6 10 (4.72%) Smartphone
7 8 (3.77%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.89%) Blog
9 4 (1.89%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.42%) Open Source
10 3 (1.42%) Social Media
11 2 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.94%) NHS
11 2 (0.94%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.47%) Telematics
12 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.47%) Online Games
12 1 (0.47%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 161 (75.94%) Apple iOS
2 143 (67.45%) Android
3 41 (19.34%) Windows
4 16 (7.55%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (5.19%) Mac OS X
6 9 (4.25%) Windows Phone
7 7 (3.30%) Linux
8 6 (2.83%) UNIX
9 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.47%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (49.06%) iOS Development
2 77 (36.32%) Android Development
3 66 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (12.26%) OO
4 26 (12.26%) Scrum
5 23 (10.85%) Mobile Application Development
6 16 (7.55%) Software Engineering
7 15 (7.08%) TDD
8 12 (5.66%) E-Commerce
9 11 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (5.19%) BDD
10 10 (4.72%) MVC
11 9 (4.25%) Multithreading
12 8 (3.77%) Web Development
13 6 (2.83%) OOP
13 6 (2.83%) Unit Testing
14 5 (2.36%) Analytics
14 5 (2.36%) Time Management
15 4 (1.89%) SOA
15 4 (1.89%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (37.74%) JavaScript
2 53 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 48 (22.64%) C#
4 35 (16.51%) Java
5 21 (9.91%) SQL
6 13 (6.13%) C++
7 11 (5.19%) C
7 11 (5.19%) PHP
8 4 (1.89%) Ruby
8 4 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.42%) Python
9 3 (1.42%) XAML
10 2 (0.94%) XPath
10 2 (0.94%) VC++
11 1 (0.47%) VB
11 1 (0.47%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (5.19%) Degree
2 7 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.83%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.42%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (13.68%) Xamarin
2 13 (6.13%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.72%) Apple
4 7 (3.30%) Adobe
4 7 (3.30%) Google
5 6 (2.83%) Facebook
6 5 (2.36%) Sencha
6 5 (2.36%) IBM
7 4 (1.89%) Appcelerator
7 4 (1.89%) Twitter
8 3 (1.42%) SAP
9 2 (0.94%) Syclo
10 1 (0.47%) Kony
10 1 (0.47%) Symbian
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle
10 1 (0.47%) Sybase
10 1 (0.47%) Perforce
10 1 (0.47%) Telerik
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