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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Developer
Rank 525 481 488
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 97 138 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 80 58
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.32
Mobile Developer
UK

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
48700 48807 46973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32117 30128 29195
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1957 1952
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
London -54 37 £450 - 9
South East -20 19 £375 +14.50% 3
North West -11 14 £360 +2.85% 7
South West +9 9 £350 +3.70%
West Midlands -9 8 £375 - 2
East Midlands +12 7 £306 - 2
East of England +6 2 £400 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -3 1 £388 +19.23% 3
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Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 123 (73.65%) Mobile Development
2 115 (68.86%) Mobile App
3 91 (54.49%) Android
4 88 (52.69%) Apple iOS
5 77 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (41.32%) JavaScript
7 64 (38.32%) Android Development
8 63 (37.72%) iOS Development
9 61 (36.53%) HTML
10 52 (31.14%) HTML5
11 50 (29.94%) CSS
12 43 (25.75%) Java
13 40 (23.95%) Retail
13 40 (23.95%) Web Development
13 40 (23.95%) AngularJS
14 39 (23.35%) Objective-C
15 34 (20.36%) Apple Swift
16 31 (18.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (17.96%) B2C
18 27 (16.17%) REST
19 25 (14.97%) Windows
20 24 (14.37%) C#
21 23 (13.77%) User Experience
22 22 (13.17%) Xamarin
23 20 (11.98%) .NET
23 20 (11.98%) Mobile Application Development
24 19 (11.38%) iOS SDK
24 19 (11.38%) RESTful
24 19 (11.38%) TDD
24 19 (11.38%) Android SDK

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (3.59%) CMS
2 4 (2.40%) IIS
3 3 (1.80%) Node.js
3 3 (1.80%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.60%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.60%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) GitHub
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Firewall
1 2 (1.20%) Network Security
1 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.60%) 4G
2 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.60%) DNS
2 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.60%) PPP
2 1 (0.60%) PPTP
2 1 (0.60%) SSH
2 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.20%) SQLite
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) MySQL
5 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (9.58%) Xcode
2 10 (5.99%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 8 (4.79%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.19%) Subversion
6 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.80%) Android Studio
7 3 (1.80%) Appium
7 3 (1.80%) Calabash
7 3 (1.80%) Gradle
7 3 (1.80%) JUnit
7 3 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.20%) JIRA
8 2 (1.20%) Mockito
8 2 (1.20%) Robolectric
9 1 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.60%) MSTest
9 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (23.95%) Retail
2 11 (6.59%) Banking
2 11 (6.59%) Finance
3 4 (2.40%) Advertising
3 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.80%) Automotive
4 3 (1.80%) Electronics
4 3 (1.80%) Marketing
4 3 (1.80%) Publishing
4 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (36.53%) HTML
2 52 (31.14%) HTML5
3 50 (29.94%) CSS
4 40 (23.95%) AngularJS
5 31 (18.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 27 (16.17%) REST
7 20 (11.98%) .NET
8 19 (11.38%) Android SDK
8 19 (11.38%) iOS SDK
8 19 (11.38%) RESTful
9 18 (10.78%) Web Services
10 16 (9.58%) JSON
11 15 (8.98%) jQuery
12 14 (8.38%) PhoneGap
13 13 (7.78%) XML
14 12 (7.19%) CSS3
15 11 (6.59%) Cocoa
16 10 (5.99%) .NET Framework
16 10 (5.99%) Entity Framework
17 8 (4.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 115 (68.86%) Mobile App
2 23 (13.77%) User Experience
3 5 (2.99%) iPhone
3 5 (2.99%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (2.40%) Fintech
4 4 (2.40%) iPad
5 3 (1.80%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.80%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.80%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.20%) Social Media
6 2 (1.20%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.60%) Animation
7 1 (0.60%) BYOD
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Smart Energy
7 1 (0.60%) STB
7 1 (0.60%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 91 (54.49%) Android
2 88 (52.69%) Apple iOS
3 25 (14.97%) Windows
4 15 (8.98%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (2.99%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.99%) Windows Phone
6 4 (2.40%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) Unix
8 1 (0.60%) CentOS
8 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (73.65%) Mobile Development
2 77 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (38.32%) Android Development
4 63 (37.72%) iOS Development
5 40 (23.95%) Web Development
6 30 (17.96%) B2C
7 20 (11.98%) Mobile Application Development
8 19 (11.38%) TDD
9 17 (10.18%) OO
10 10 (5.99%) BDD
10 10 (5.99%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.99%) MVC
10 10 (5.99%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.79%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.79%) Scrum
12 7 (4.19%) Product Management
13 6 (3.59%) CRM
14 5 (2.99%) OOP
14 5 (2.99%) Software Engineering
15 3 (1.80%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 69 (41.32%) JavaScript
2 43 (25.75%) Java
3 39 (23.35%) Objective-C
4 34 (20.36%) Apple Swift
5 24 (14.37%) C#
6 7 (4.19%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.99%) XAML
8 4 (2.40%) PHP
8 4 (2.40%) SQL
9 3 (1.80%) C
9 3 (1.80%) C++
9 3 (1.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.80%) VB
10 2 (1.20%) Ruby
10 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.60%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.99%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Firmware
2 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.60%) CloudHub
1 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (13.17%) Xamarin
2 8 (4.79%) Google
2 8 (4.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.40%) Appcelerator
4 3 (1.80%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.80%) OpenText
5 2 (1.20%) Apple
5 2 (1.20%) SAP
5 2 (1.20%) Sencha
6 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.60%) Broadcom
6 1 (0.60%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Siebel
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