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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 433 383 434
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +51
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 148 189 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 127 101
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £237 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £295
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +14.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 -41 55 £400 +14.28% 30
South East +50 47 £400 +66.66% 12
West Midlands -18 18 £350 - 3
Yorkshire -4 16 £350 +7.69% 3
East Midlands -2 4 £320 +16.36% 8
East of England -31 3 £278 -25.20% 2
South West -49 3 £344 +27.31%
North West -7 2 £305 -9.62% 7
North East - - - - 2
Mobile Developer
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Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 160 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 137 (52.69%) Apple iOS
3 125 (48.08%) Android
4 94 (36.15%) iOS Development
5 86 (33.08%) HTML
6 72 (27.69%) JSON
6 72 (27.69%) Android Development
7 71 (27.31%) HTML5
7 71 (27.31%) XML
8 67 (25.77%) JavaScript
9 66 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (25.38%) Mobile Application Development
10 64 (24.62%) TDD
11 62 (23.85%) Java
12 61 (23.46%) Objective-C
13 60 (23.08%) REST
14 58 (22.31%) SQL
15 48 (18.46%) CSS
15 48 (18.46%) Web Services
16 46 (17.69%) Windows
17 44 (16.92%) SOA
18 43 (16.54%) Google
19 39 (15.00%) Internet
19 39 (15.00%) iPhone
19 39 (15.00%) Facebook
20 38 (14.62%) OAuth
21 37 (14.23%) Twitter
21 37 (14.23%) C#
22 36 (13.85%) .NET
22 36 (13.85%) Rapid Prototyping

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (4.62%) Node.js
2 2 (0.77%) Lync
3 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.00%) Internet
2 23 (8.85%) HTTP
3 6 (2.31%) VoIP
4 5 (1.92%) VPN
5 2 (0.77%) NFC
6 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.38%) SQLite
1 14 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.31%) MySQL
3 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (11.15%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.77%) Subversion
3 14 (5.38%) Xcode
4 13 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 11 (4.23%) JIRA
6 10 (3.85%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.54%) Ant
8 1 (0.38%) Bower
8 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.38%) JBehave
8 1 (0.38%) Mocha
8 1 (0.38%) Selenium
8 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.38%) Grunt
8 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.38%) Maven
8 1 (0.38%) NUnit
8 1 (0.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 27 (10.38%) Games
2 20 (7.69%) Finance
3 7 (2.69%) Publishing
4 4 (1.54%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.54%) Retail
5 3 (1.15%) Marketing
6 2 (0.77%) Automotive
6 2 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (33.08%) HTML
2 72 (27.69%) JSON
3 71 (27.31%) HTML5
3 71 (27.31%) XML
4 60 (23.08%) REST
5 48 (18.46%) CSS
5 48 (18.46%) Web Services
6 38 (14.62%) OAuth
7 36 (13.85%) .NET
8 33 (12.69%) PhoneGap
9 32 (12.31%) RESTful
10 26 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
11 25 (9.62%) SOAP
12 22 (8.46%) Cocoa
12 22 (8.46%) Cocoa Touch
13 21 (8.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 19 (7.31%) iOS SDK
14 19 (7.31%) Unity DI Container
14 19 (7.31%) jQuery
14 19 (7.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 160 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 39 (15.00%) iPhone
3 34 (13.08%) iPad
4 24 (9.23%) User Experience
5 18 (6.92%) Client/Server
6 12 (4.62%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.23%) Blackberry
8 8 (3.08%) Smartphone
8 8 (3.08%) Pocket PC
9 6 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.54%) FMCG
10 4 (1.54%) Social Media
10 4 (1.54%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.15%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.77%) Animation
12 2 (0.77%) Online Games
12 2 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
13 1 (0.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 137 (52.69%) Apple iOS
2 125 (48.08%) Android
3 46 (17.69%) Windows
4 30 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
5 19 (7.31%) Windows 8
6 15 (5.77%) Windows Phone
7 11 (4.23%) Windows CE
8 9 (3.46%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (2.31%) Linux
10 4 (1.54%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.15%) UNIX
11 3 (1.15%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.38%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (36.15%) iOS Development
2 72 (27.69%) Android Development
3 66 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (25.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 64 (24.62%) TDD
5 44 (16.92%) SOA
6 36 (13.85%) Rapid Prototyping
6 36 (13.85%) Use Case
7 31 (11.92%) Scrum
8 24 (9.23%) OO
9 23 (8.85%) MVC
10 20 (7.69%) Game Development
11 16 (6.15%) OOP
11 16 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (5.38%) Kanban
13 11 (4.23%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (3.08%) Web Development
15 7 (2.69%) E-Commerce
16 6 (2.31%) Software Engineering
17 5 (1.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (25.77%) JavaScript
2 62 (23.85%) Java
3 61 (23.46%) Objective-C
4 58 (22.31%) SQL
5 37 (14.23%) C#
6 21 (8.08%) C++
7 10 (3.85%) PHP
8 8 (3.08%) C
8 8 (3.08%) Embedded C++
9 3 (1.15%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (1.15%) Ruby
9 3 (1.15%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.77%) Python
10 2 (0.77%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.38%) Groovy
11 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (3.46%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Varnish
Vendors
1 43 (16.54%) Google
2 39 (15.00%) Facebook
3 37 (14.23%) Twitter
4 21 (8.08%) Sencha
4 21 (8.08%) Microsoft
5 19 (7.31%) Xamarin
5 19 (7.31%) Apple
6 12 (4.62%) Appcelerator
7 6 (2.31%) Motorola
8 4 (1.54%) Perforce
8 4 (1.54%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.77%) Adobe
9 2 (0.77%) SAP
9 2 (0.77%) Capita
9 2 (0.77%) Syclo
9 2 (0.77%) Zend
9 2 (0.77%) Kony
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