The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment 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 Payment over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Payment
Rank 500 483 477
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 64 63 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 30
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£475 £456 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £423 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.42% +28.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 - -
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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
14483 14382 12725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.41% 31.44% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9042 8892 7779
Average daily rate £425 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 589 719
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Mobile Payment
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Payment Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Payment
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Trend in England

Mobile Payment
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Payment across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Payment
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Payment Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mobile Payment
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 Payment within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -19 53 £470 - 7
South East -28 4 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
East of England - 1 - - 4
North East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Mobile Payment
UK

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mobile Payment 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 Payment.

1 55 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.60%) Finance
3 45 (33.83%) User Experience
4 43 (32.33%) Banking
5 42 (31.58%) Android
6 40 (30.08%) E-Commerce
7 31 (23.31%) Java
8 30 (22.56%) Web Services
9 28 (21.05%) Mobile App
10 27 (20.30%) Apple iOS
11 24 (18.05%) Android Development
12 21 (15.79%) Oracle
12 21 (15.79%) TDD
13 20 (15.04%) Maven
13 20 (15.04%) Marketing
14 19 (14.29%) Retail
14 19 (14.29%) JUnit
15 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (11.28%) Scrum
15 15 (11.28%) Android SDK
16 14 (10.53%) Social Media
17 13 (9.77%) Ruby
17 13 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (9.77%) OO
18 12 (9.02%) SQL
18 12 (9.02%) Android Studio
19 11 (8.27%) Calabash
19 11 (8.27%) iOS Development
19 11 (8.27%) Cucumber
19 11 (8.27%) BDD

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mobile Payment 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 Payment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.51%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.76%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.50%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Heroku
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) NFC
2 5 (3.76%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) Wireless
3 2 (1.50%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.75%) MVNO
4 1 (0.75%) ATM
4 1 (0.75%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) SQLite
1 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (15.04%) Maven
2 19 (14.29%) JUnit
3 12 (9.02%) Android Studio
4 11 (8.27%) Cucumber
4 11 (8.27%) Calabash
4 11 (8.27%) TeamCity
5 8 (6.02%) Selenium
6 5 (3.76%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.26%) Axure RP
7 3 (2.26%) Subversion
8 2 (1.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.50%) Xcode
8 2 (1.50%) Appium
9 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (40.60%) Finance
2 43 (32.33%) Banking
3 20 (15.04%) Marketing
4 19 (14.29%) Retail
5 9 (6.77%) Telecoms
6 7 (5.26%) Advertising
6 7 (5.26%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.26%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (38.35%) Developer
2 23 (17.29%) Android Developer
3 18 (13.53%) Analyst
4 15 (11.28%) Project Manager
4 15 (11.28%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Designer
6 12 (9.02%) Senior Android Developer
7 9 (6.77%) UI Designer
7 9 (6.77%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.02%) Product Manager
8 8 (6.02%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 6 (4.51%) iOS Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Architect
11 5 (3.76%) Lead Designer
11 5 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.76%) Tester
11 5 (3.76%) UX Designer
11 5 (3.76%) Senior Designer
11 5 (3.76%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.56%) Web Services
2 15 (11.28%) Android SDK
3 11 (8.27%) CSS
4 10 (7.52%) HTML
5 9 (6.77%) Spring
6 8 (6.02%) SOAP
6 8 (6.02%) Spring MVC
6 8 (6.02%) .NET
6 8 (6.02%) J2EE
7 7 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (4.51%) JSON
8 6 (4.51%) RESTful
8 6 (4.51%) XML
8 6 (4.51%) XSD
8 6 (4.51%) REST
9 2 (1.50%) CSS3
9 2 (1.50%) J2SE
9 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 45 (33.83%) User Experience
2 28 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 14 (10.53%) Social Media
4 6 (4.51%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (3.76%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.01%) EMV
7 3 (2.26%) iPhone
7 3 (2.26%) iPad
8 2 (1.50%) EPoS
9 1 (0.75%) Open Source
9 1 (0.75%) EFT
9 1 (0.75%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.75%) DTV
9 1 (0.75%) PKI
9 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.58%) Android
2 27 (20.30%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.52%) Linux
4 9 (6.77%) Solaris
5 5 (3.76%) Windows
6 4 (3.01%) UNIX
7 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.08%) E-Commerce
3 24 (18.05%) Android Development
4 21 (15.79%) TDD
5 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (11.28%) Scrum
6 13 (9.77%) OO
6 13 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (8.27%) Unit Testing
7 11 (8.27%) BDD
7 11 (8.27%) iOS Development
7 11 (8.27%) Kanban
7 11 (8.27%) OOD
7 11 (8.27%) OOP
7 11 (8.27%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (7.52%) Project Management
8 10 (7.52%) MVC
9 9 (6.77%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.02%) Mobile Commerce
11 6 (4.51%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.31%) Java
2 13 (9.77%) Ruby
3 12 (9.02%) SQL
4 8 (6.02%) C#
5 6 (4.51%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.51%) PHP
6 4 (3.01%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.26%) VBA
8 2 (1.50%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.50%) C++
8 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.50%) C
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
1 4 (3.01%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) VCP4
2 2 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.50%) ISEB
3 1 (0.75%) PMP
3 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (15.79%) Oracle
2 11 (8.27%) Google
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.50%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.50%) SAP
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco
4 2 (1.50%) Motorola
5 1 (0.75%) Veritas
5 1 (0.75%) Apple
5 1 (0.75%) VMware
5 1 (0.75%) IBM
5 1 (0.75%) Sun
5 1 (0.75%) VocaLink
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