The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Payment
Rank 524 466 512
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +46
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 66 37 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 26 30
Average daily rate £450 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £330 £388
% change year-on-year
+32.57% -14.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Mobile Payment
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -3 48 £460 +2.22% 10
South East -5 12 £425 - 1
South West -20 5 £475 +72.72%
East of England - 1 £350 - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Mobile Payment
UK

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 83 (56.85%) Finance
2 64 (43.84%) Banking
3 50 (34.25%) Java
4 36 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (21.23%) Retail
6 27 (18.49%) Scrum
7 26 (17.81%) NFC
8 25 (17.12%) Mobile Banking
9 24 (16.44%) Mobile App
10 23 (15.75%) Degree
11 21 (14.38%) Telecoms
12 19 (13.01%) Project Management
13 18 (12.33%) Mobile Commerce
13 18 (12.33%) UML
14 16 (10.96%) E-Commerce
14 16 (10.96%) SOA
14 16 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (10.27%) Web Services
15 15 (10.27%) Linux
16 14 (9.59%) Oracle
16 14 (9.59%) Selenium
17 13 (8.90%) Business Analysis
18 12 (8.22%) XML
19 11 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (7.53%) RESTful
19 11 (7.53%) UNIX
19 11 (7.53%) C
19 11 (7.53%) C++
19 11 (7.53%) HTTP
19 11 (7.53%) MVC

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (6.85%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (4.79%) Liferay
2 7 (4.79%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (2.05%) GlassFish
3 3 (2.05%) Apache
3 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) WordPress
4 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) MS Project
2 5 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.74%) MS Office
4 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.81%) NFC
2 11 (7.53%) HTTP
3 6 (4.11%) Internet
4 4 (2.74%) Bluetooth
5 3 (2.05%) 3GPP
6 2 (1.37%) Firewall
7 1 (0.68%) Junos
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.68%) Network Security
7 1 (0.68%) VoIP
7 1 (0.68%) SMS
7 1 (0.68%) SNMP
7 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.68%) VPN
7 1 (0.68%) OSPF
7 1 (0.68%) BGP
7 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (2.74%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.68%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.68%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Selenium
2 10 (6.85%) Maven
2 10 (6.85%) Ant
2 10 (6.85%) WebDriver
2 10 (6.85%) Mockito
2 10 (6.85%) SoapUI
2 10 (6.85%) Calabash
3 8 (5.48%) JUnit
4 6 (4.11%) Subversion
4 6 (4.11%) JBehave
5 5 (3.42%) Apache Ivy
5 5 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.42%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.42%) CruiseControl
6 4 (2.74%) TestNG
6 4 (2.74%) Robotium
6 4 (2.74%) eggPlant
7 2 (1.37%) Xcode
7 2 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 83 (56.85%) Finance
2 64 (43.84%) Banking
3 31 (21.23%) Retail
4 21 (14.38%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.85%) Retail Banking
5 10 (6.85%) Marketing
6 5 (3.42%) Advertising
7 4 (2.74%) Spanish Language
8 3 (2.05%) Electronics
8 3 (2.05%) German Language
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (19.18%) Developer
2 23 (15.75%) Analyst
3 21 (14.38%) Project Manager
4 17 (11.64%) Business Analyst
5 15 (10.27%) Architect
6 12 (8.22%) Payments Business Analyst
7 9 (6.16%) Designer
7 9 (6.16%) Programme Manager
7 9 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.79%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.79%) Product Manager
9 6 (4.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.11%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.11%) Senior Architect
10 5 (3.42%) iOS Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Test Manager
10 5 (3.42%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.42%) Technical Designer
10 5 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.27%) Web Services
2 12 (8.22%) XML
3 11 (7.53%) RESTful
4 10 (6.85%) Java SE
4 10 (6.85%) Middleware
4 10 (6.85%) SOAP
5 9 (6.16%) Spring
6 8 (5.48%) JSON
6 8 (5.48%) J2EE
7 6 (4.11%) .NET
8 5 (3.42%) Spring MVC
9 4 (2.74%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.74%) Java EE
9 4 (2.74%) JMS
9 4 (2.74%) HTML
9 4 (2.74%) Struts
9 4 (2.74%) Spring Web Flow
9 4 (2.74%) JPA
10 3 (2.05%) iOS SDK
10 3 (2.05%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) Mobile Banking
2 24 (16.44%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.16%) Handset
4 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.11%) EPoS
5 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.42%) EMV
5 5 (3.42%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.74%) Smartcard
6 4 (2.74%) iPhone
7 3 (2.05%) PKI
8 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.37%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (1.37%) EFT
8 2 (1.37%) Social Media
8 2 (1.37%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.68%) Open Source
9 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.27%) Linux
2 11 (7.53%) UNIX
3 9 (6.16%) Android
4 8 (5.48%) Solaris
4 8 (5.48%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (18.49%) Scrum
3 19 (13.01%) Project Management
4 18 (12.33%) Mobile Commerce
4 18 (12.33%) UML
5 16 (10.96%) E-Commerce
5 16 (10.96%) SOA
5 16 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (8.90%) Business Analysis
7 11 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.53%) MVC
7 11 (7.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (7.53%) Software Engineering
8 10 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (6.85%) Investment Management
9 9 (6.16%) Test Automation
9 9 (6.16%) TDD
10 8 (5.48%) Programme Management
10 8 (5.48%) TOGAF
10 8 (5.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.25%) Java
2 11 (7.53%) C
2 11 (7.53%) C++
3 9 (6.16%) Perl
4 7 (4.79%) Scala
4 7 (4.79%) C#
5 6 (4.11%) Ruby
6 5 (3.42%) Groovy
6 5 (3.42%) PHP
7 4 (2.74%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.74%) SQL
8 3 (2.05%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.68%) Python
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.68%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (15.75%) Degree
2 6 (4.11%) ISEB
3 4 (2.74%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) APMP
5 1 (0.68%) PCI QSA
5 1 (0.68%) HNC
5 1 (0.68%) HND
5 1 (0.68%) CISSP
5 1 (0.68%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.68%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) FATCA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Xen
1 2 (1.37%) KVM
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Puppet
2 3 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (9.59%) Oracle
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.42%) Perforce
4 3 (2.05%) Veritas
4 3 (2.05%) Apple
5 2 (1.37%) Google
5 2 (1.37%) Calypso
5 2 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) Facebook
6 1 (0.68%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.68%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco
6 1 (0.68%) Symbian
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Juniper
6 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.68%) Wincor Nixdorf
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