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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Payment
Rank 523 512 476
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -36
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 60 63 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 31
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£473 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £598 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £467 £425 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.88% +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mobile Payment
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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
15511 15695 13416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.70% 31.82% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9612 9809 8274
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 602 622 690
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +4 46 £470 +2.17% 11
South East -27 3 - - 4
South West 0 2 £500 +18.34%
North West - 2 £444 - 1
West Midlands -6 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
North East - - - - 2
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Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 54 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (38.17%) Finance
3 40 (30.53%) Banking
4 39 (29.77%) Android
5 38 (29.01%) User Experience
5 38 (29.01%) E-Commerce
6 26 (19.85%) Java
7 25 (19.08%) Web Services
7 25 (19.08%) Android Development
7 25 (19.08%) Apple iOS
7 25 (19.08%) Mobile App
8 22 (16.79%) Retail
9 17 (12.98%) TDD
9 17 (12.98%) Marketing
10 16 (12.21%) Android SDK
10 16 (12.21%) Mobile Development
10 16 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (11.45%) Scrum
11 15 (11.45%) Maven
11 15 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (10.69%) Unit Testing
12 14 (10.69%) Oracle
12 14 (10.69%) JUnit
13 13 (9.92%) Android Studio
13 13 (9.92%) Social Media
14 12 (9.16%) Cucumber
14 12 (9.16%) BDD
14 12 (9.16%) Calabash
14 12 (9.16%) Kanban
14 12 (9.16%) TeamCity

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 5 (3.82%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.76%) Confluence
2 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
2 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Photoshop
1 8 (6.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.53%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Heroku
2 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) NFC
2 5 (3.82%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) ATM
3 2 (1.53%) Wireless
4 1 (0.76%) MVNO
4 1 (0.76%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database
1 6 (4.58%) SQLite
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Maven
2 14 (10.69%) JUnit
3 13 (9.92%) Android Studio
4 12 (9.16%) Cucumber
4 12 (9.16%) Calabash
4 12 (9.16%) TeamCity
5 8 (6.11%) Selenium
6 5 (3.82%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.29%) Subversion
8 2 (1.53%) Xcode
8 2 (1.53%) Appium
8 2 (1.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.53%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 50 (38.17%) Finance
2 40 (30.53%) Banking
3 22 (16.79%) Retail
4 17 (12.98%) Marketing
5 7 (5.34%) Advertising
6 4 (3.05%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (35.11%) Developer
2 24 (18.32%) Android Developer
3 21 (16.03%) Analyst
4 15 (11.45%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.69%) Project Manager
6 13 (9.92%) Senior Android Developer
7 12 (9.16%) Designer
8 10 (7.63%) Business Analyst
9 9 (6.87%) UI Designer
10 8 (6.11%) Product Manager
10 8 (6.11%) Architect
11 7 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.34%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 6 (4.58%) iOS Developer
13 5 (3.82%) Senior Designer
13 5 (3.82%) Integration Tester
13 5 (3.82%) Payments Business Analyst
13 5 (3.82%) Tester
14 4 (3.05%) Product Development Manager
14 4 (3.05%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.08%) Web Services
2 16 (12.21%) Android SDK
3 9 (6.87%) CSS
4 8 (6.11%) HTML
5 7 (5.34%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (2.29%) Spring
7 2 (1.53%) .NET
7 2 (1.53%) J2EE
7 2 (1.53%) SOAP
7 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.53%) J2SE
7 2 (1.53%) Spring MVC
7 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.76%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.76%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.01%) User Experience
2 25 (19.08%) Mobile App
3 13 (9.92%) Social Media
4 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.82%) EMV
5 5 (3.82%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.05%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.53%) EPoS
7 2 (1.53%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.53%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Open Source
8 1 (0.76%) iPhone
8 1 (0.76%) PKI
8 1 (0.76%) Java Card
8 1 (0.76%) iPad
8 1 (0.76%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.76%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.76%) EFT
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.77%) Android
2 25 (19.08%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.63%) Linux
4 9 (6.87%) Solaris
5 5 (3.82%) Windows
6 4 (3.05%) UNIX
7 3 (2.29%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.29%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.01%) E-Commerce
3 25 (19.08%) Android Development
4 17 (12.98%) TDD
5 16 (12.21%) Mobile Development
5 16 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (11.45%) Scrum
6 15 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (10.69%) Unit Testing
8 12 (9.16%) BDD
8 12 (9.16%) Kanban
8 12 (9.16%) OOD
8 12 (9.16%) OOP
8 12 (9.16%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (9.16%) OO
9 11 (8.40%) Project Management
9 11 (8.40%) iOS Development
10 9 (6.87%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.11%) Mobile Commerce
12 6 (4.58%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.85%) Java
2 12 (9.16%) SQL
3 7 (5.34%) Ruby
4 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.29%) VBA
5 2 (1.53%) C
5 2 (1.53%) C#
5 2 (1.53%) C++
5 2 (1.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (3.05%) ISTQB
1 4 (3.05%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) ISEB
2 2 (1.53%) PMP
2 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.76%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) Oracle
2 12 (9.16%) Google
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.53%) Cisco
4 2 (1.53%) Motorola
4 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.76%) VocaLink
5 1 (0.76%) VMware
5 1 (0.76%) Veritas
5 1 (0.76%) Apple
5 1 (0.76%) Sun
5 1 (0.76%) IBM