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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Payment
Rank 511 484 517
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +33
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 68 68 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 23
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £549 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mobile Payment
UK

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
13068 12980 13762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.74% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7907 8091 8150
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 558 730
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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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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 +17 59 £463 +2.77% 18
South East -4 2 £625 - 2
South West - 2 £500 - 1
East of England - - - -
Mobile Payment
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Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 67 (48.20%) Finance
2 62 (44.60%) Banking
3 29 (20.86%) Scrum
4 26 (18.71%) Mobile Commerce
5 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (15.83%) Retail
6 22 (15.83%) Oracle
7 21 (15.11%) Mobile App
8 20 (14.39%) Mobile Banking
8 20 (14.39%) Android
9 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
10 17 (12.23%) SOA
10 17 (12.23%) Java
10 17 (12.23%) Telecoms
10 17 (12.23%) Degree
11 16 (11.51%) Project Management
11 16 (11.51%) Linux
12 15 (10.79%) Web Services
12 15 (10.79%) Programme Management
12 15 (10.79%) Apple iOS
13 14 (10.07%) UML
14 13 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (9.35%) Android Development
15 12 (8.63%) Business Analysis
15 12 (8.63%) Marketing
16 11 (7.91%) Oracle Database
16 11 (7.91%) User Stories
16 11 (7.91%) Waterfall
17 10 (7.19%) ISTQB
17 10 (7.19%) Oracle Database 11g

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (3.60%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.88%) Liferay
3 1 (0.72%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Project
3 3 (2.16%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.44%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.44%) MS Office
4 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.72%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.19%) NFC
2 5 (3.60%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.16%) Internet
3 3 (2.16%) MVNO
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
4 1 (0.72%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.91%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (4.32%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (4.32%) OLTP
5 5 (3.60%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.44%) Big Data
6 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.72%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.72%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Calabash
1 8 (5.76%) SoapUI
1 8 (5.76%) Selenium
2 5 (3.60%) Xcode
3 4 (2.88%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (2.88%) Maven
3 4 (2.88%) Ant
3 4 (2.88%) JUnit
4 3 (2.16%) Rational Rose
4 3 (2.16%) Subversion
4 3 (2.16%) Gradle
5 2 (1.44%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.44%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 67 (48.20%) Finance
2 62 (44.60%) Banking
3 22 (15.83%) Retail
4 17 (12.23%) Telecoms
5 12 (8.63%) Marketing
6 8 (5.76%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.60%) Electronics
7 5 (3.60%) German Language
8 4 (2.88%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.16%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.44%) Russian Language
10 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.72%) Games
11 1 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (24.46%) Analyst
2 28 (20.14%) Business Analyst
3 25 (17.99%) Project Manager
4 19 (13.67%) Developer
5 17 (12.23%) Architect
6 14 (10.07%) Payments Business Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Programme Manager
7 9 (6.47%) Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) iOS Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Test Manager
10 6 (4.32%) Android Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Data Architect
11 5 (3.60%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (3.60%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.60%) Oracle Architect
12 4 (2.88%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.79%) Web Services
2 7 (5.04%) Middleware
3 6 (4.32%) J2EE
4 5 (3.60%) HTML
4 5 (3.60%) SOAP
5 4 (2.88%) JPA
5 4 (2.88%) Spring
5 4 (2.88%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.88%) Java EE
5 4 (2.88%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (2.88%) Struts
5 4 (2.88%) CSS
5 4 (2.88%) .NET
5 4 (2.88%) JMS
6 2 (1.44%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (1.44%) JSON
6 2 (1.44%) Cocoa
7 1 (0.72%) WSDL
7 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.11%) Mobile App
2 20 (14.39%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (4.32%) EPoS
4 5 (3.60%) iPhone
5 4 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.16%) EMV
6 3 (2.16%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (2.16%) APACS
6 3 (2.16%) Handset
6 3 (2.16%) Social Media
6 3 (2.16%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.44%) DTV
8 1 (0.72%) PMI
8 1 (0.72%) Firmware
8 1 (0.72%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) Open Source
8 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.39%) Android
2 16 (11.51%) Linux
3 15 (10.79%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.76%) Solaris
5 4 (2.88%) UNIX
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.86%) Scrum
2 26 (18.71%) Mobile Commerce
3 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
5 17 (12.23%) SOA
6 16 (11.51%) Project Management
7 15 (10.79%) Programme Management
8 14 (10.07%) UML
9 13 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (9.35%) Android Development
10 12 (8.63%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.91%) User Stories
11 11 (7.91%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.47%) iOS Development
13 8 (5.76%) Unit Testing
14 7 (5.04%) OOP
14 7 (5.04%) Migration
14 7 (5.04%) Data Architecture
14 7 (5.04%) Software Engineering
14 7 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.23%) Java
2 10 (7.19%) SQL
3 5 (3.60%) C
3 5 (3.60%) C++
3 5 (3.60%) Objective-C
4 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.16%) PHP
4 3 (2.16%) Ruby
5 2 (1.44%) Scala
5 2 (1.44%) C#
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.72%) Python
6 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.72%) Perl
6 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.72%) Golang
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Degree
2 10 (7.19%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.16%) ISEB
5 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.72%) APMP
5 1 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) SLA
1 1 (0.72%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 14443
1 1 (0.72%) QA
1 1 (0.72%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.44%) KVM
2 2 (1.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Puppet
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (15.83%) Oracle
2 7 (5.04%) Apple
3 6 (4.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.16%) SAP
4 3 (2.16%) Perforce
5 2 (1.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.72%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.72%) Tableau
6 1 (0.72%) Facebook
6 1 (0.72%) ExactTarget
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