The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 25 July 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 89 106 164
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +58
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 513 477 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.17% 1.97% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.10% 6.02% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 352 223
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +15.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.25 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% +3.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.52 £24.05 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £40.45 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-55.26% -8.06%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7230 7925 8157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.62% 32.69% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4861 5471 5512
Average daily rate £450 £460 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 174 205
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.53 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in London

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +35 133 £413 +13.01% 51
Croydon - 3 £300 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £400 -
Uxbridge - 1 £500 -
West Drayton - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Westminster - - - - 1
Hackney - - - - 2
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mobile App 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 App.

1 347 (34.49%) Android
2 343 (34.10%) Apple iOS
3 257 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
4 256 (25.45%) HTML
5 197 (19.58%) CSS
6 195 (19.38%) Java
7 187 (18.59%) Scrum
8 179 (17.79%) JavaScript
9 142 (14.12%) Web Services
9 142 (14.12%) TDD
10 118 (11.73%) Objective-C
11 115 (11.43%) HTML5
11 115 (11.43%) iOS Development
12 112 (11.13%) BDD
13 110 (10.93%) Android Development
14 95 (9.44%) Finance
14 95 (9.44%) Banking
15 92 (9.15%) Selenium
16 90 (8.95%) Ruby
17 89 (8.85%) Degree
18 84 (8.35%) JSON
18 84 (8.35%) E-Commerce
19 82 (8.15%) Mobile Application Development
20 81 (8.05%) Git (software)
21 78 (7.75%) Cucumber
21 78 (7.75%) QA
22 75 (7.46%) OO
23 74 (7.36%) Windows
23 74 (7.36%) Test Automation
24 73 (7.26%) RESTful

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mobile App 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 App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (1.69%) Tomcat
1 17 (1.69%) CMS
2 16 (1.59%) Node.js
3 15 (1.49%) Apache
4 11 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (0.89%) WordPress
6 6 (0.60%) Drupal
7 5 (0.50%) IIS
7 5 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.50%) Magnolia
7 5 (0.50%) Confluence
8 4 (0.40%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.30%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.20%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.099%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.099%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 60 (5.96%) Photoshop
2 56 (5.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (1.79%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (1.29%) InDesign
5 12 (1.19%) Adobe After Effects
6 11 (1.09%) MS Excel
6 11 (1.09%) Fireworks
7 10 (0.99%) MS Project
8 6 (0.60%) MS Office
9 5 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.20%) Doxygen
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (1.39%) SiteCatalyst
2 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.20%) Magento
3 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.099%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (0.99%) GitHub
3 5 (0.50%) SaaS
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.099%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.099%) Office 365
5 1 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.099%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.68%) Internet
2 25 (2.49%) HTTP
3 14 (1.39%) NFC
4 13 (1.29%) Firewall
4 13 (1.29%) SSL
5 12 (1.19%) Bluetooth
6 10 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.89%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.70%) VoIP
8 7 (0.70%) 3G
8 7 (0.70%) Network Security
8 7 (0.70%) 2G
8 7 (0.70%) 4G
9 6 (0.60%) DNS
10 5 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.40%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.30%) VPN
12 3 (0.30%) Extranet
13 2 (0.20%) Intranet
13 2 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (3.78%) MySQL
2 27 (2.68%) SQL Server
3 20 (1.99%) Big Data
4 15 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.39%) SQLite
6 9 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.70%) MongoDB
7 7 (0.70%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.40%) Redis
8 4 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.20%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.20%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.099%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.099%) SimpleDB
11 1 (0.099%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 92 (9.15%) Selenium
2 81 (8.05%) Git (software)
3 78 (7.75%) Cucumber
4 68 (6.76%) Calabash
5 54 (5.37%) JIRA
6 49 (4.87%) Xcode
7 42 (4.17%) WebDriver
8 38 (3.78%) Jenkins
9 33 (3.28%) SoapUI
10 31 (3.08%) Maven
11 25 (2.49%) Subversion
12 22 (2.19%) Axure RP
13 21 (2.09%) eggPlant
13 21 (2.09%) JBehave
14 19 (1.89%) Robotium
15 14 (1.39%) PhoneGap
15 14 (1.39%) Hudson
15 14 (1.39%) RSpec
15 14 (1.39%) LoadRunner
15 14 (1.39%) Ant
General
1 95 (9.44%) Finance
1 95 (9.44%) Banking
2 66 (6.56%) Retail
3 42 (4.17%) Marketing
4 25 (2.49%) Games
5 23 (2.29%) Publishing
6 21 (2.09%) Legal
7 20 (1.99%) Advertising
8 19 (1.89%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.39%) Retail Banking
10 11 (1.09%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.99%) French Language
12 9 (0.89%) Back Office
13 3 (0.30%) Front Office
13 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.30%) Arabic Language
13 3 (0.30%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.20%) International Banking
14 2 (0.20%) German Language
14 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 352 (34.99%) Developer
2 140 (13.92%) Designer
3 93 (9.24%) Tester
4 92 (9.15%) Analyst
5 90 (8.95%) iOS Developer
6 85 (8.45%) Android Developer
7 78 (7.75%) User Experience Designer
8 72 (7.16%) Project Manager
9 64 (6.36%) Architect
10 45 (4.47%) Senior Developer
11 39 (3.88%) Mobile Tester
12 38 (3.78%) Mobile Developer
13 33 (3.28%) Business Analyst
14 32 (3.18%) Test Leader
15 28 (2.78%) Visual Designer
15 28 (2.78%) Test Analyst
15 28 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
16 26 (2.58%) Front-End Developer
17 24 (2.39%) Lead Developer
18 23 (2.29%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (25.45%) HTML
2 197 (19.58%) CSS
3 142 (14.12%) Web Services
4 115 (11.43%) HTML5
5 84 (8.35%) JSON
6 73 (7.26%) RESTful
7 67 (6.66%) jQuery
8 64 (6.36%) .NET
9 63 (6.26%) REST
10 62 (6.16%) XML
10 62 (6.16%) iOS SDK
11 59 (5.86%) Android SDK
12 51 (5.07%) CSS3
13 41 (4.08%) AngularJS
14 38 (3.78%) SOAP
14 38 (3.78%) Cocoa
15 29 (2.88%) Backbone.js
16 28 (2.78%) Ajax
17 27 (2.68%) Ruby on Rails
18 25 (2.49%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.17%) Open Source
2 50 (4.97%) Computer Science
3 43 (4.27%) iPhone
4 41 (4.08%) iPad
5 29 (2.88%) Blackberry
6 23 (2.29%) Video on Demand
7 20 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
7 20 (1.99%) IPTV
8 19 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
9 17 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.49%) Animation
10 15 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.49%) Digital Media
11 14 (1.39%) GIS
12 13 (1.29%) Cryptography
12 13 (1.29%) Graphic Design
13 12 (1.19%) Streaming Video
13 12 (1.19%) Handset
13 12 (1.19%) Social Media
14 11 (1.09%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 347 (34.49%) Android
2 343 (34.10%) Apple iOS
3 74 (7.36%) Windows
4 59 (5.86%) Linux
5 21 (2.09%) Windows Phone
6 20 (1.99%) Windows Mobile
7 19 (1.89%) UNIX
8 16 (1.59%) Solaris
9 7 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.099%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (0.099%) CentOS
14 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.099%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (18.59%) Scrum
3 142 (14.12%) TDD
4 115 (11.43%) iOS Development
5 112 (11.13%) BDD
6 110 (10.93%) Android Development
7 84 (8.35%) E-Commerce
8 82 (8.15%) Mobile Application Development
9 75 (7.46%) OO
10 74 (7.36%) Test Automation
11 69 (6.86%) Test Scripting
12 61 (6.06%) Project Management
12 61 (6.06%) Software Engineering
13 58 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (5.17%) Rapid Prototyping
15 48 (4.77%) Stakeholder Management
16 46 (4.57%) SOA
17 43 (4.27%) Kanban
18 42 (4.17%) Waterfall
18 42 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 195 (19.38%) Java
2 179 (17.79%) JavaScript
3 118 (11.73%) Objective-C
4 90 (8.95%) Ruby
5 59 (5.86%) C#
6 39 (3.88%) PHP
6 39 (3.88%) SQL
7 27 (2.68%) Python
8 19 (1.89%) C
8 19 (1.89%) C++
9 16 (1.59%) Groovy
10 6 (0.60%) Perl
11 5 (0.50%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.50%) XAML
11 5 (0.50%) ActionScript
11 5 (0.50%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.40%) XPath
12 4 (0.40%) XQuery
13 3 (0.30%) Scala
14 1 (0.099%) R
Qualifications
1 89 (8.85%) Degree
2 25 (2.49%) ISTQB
3 22 (2.19%) ISEB
4 10 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (0.80%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.20%) PMP
7 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.099%) CBAP
8 1 (0.099%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.099%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.099%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.099%) HND
8 1 (0.099%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.75%) QA
2 13 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.50%) vSphere
3 4 (0.40%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.40%) Cygwin
3 4 (0.40%) KVM
4 1 (0.099%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (1.79%) Puppet
2 18 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.29%) Ansible
3 13 (1.29%) Salt
4 6 (0.60%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.40%) Nagios
5 4 (0.40%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 58 (5.77%) Adobe
2 34 (3.38%) Oracle
3 27 (2.68%) Apple
4 24 (2.39%) Google
5 22 (2.19%) Facebook
6 20 (1.99%) Microsoft
7 18 (1.79%) HP
8 17 (1.69%) Omniture
9 16 (1.59%) Xamarin
10 10 (0.99%) IBM
11 9 (0.89%) Twitter
12 8 (0.80%) Rackspace
12 8 (0.80%) SAP
12 8 (0.80%) Sencha
13 7 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.70%) Sun
14 6 (0.60%) Mercator
14 6 (0.60%) VMware
15 5 (0.50%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.50%) webMethods
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £110.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £440 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £480.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Nakama
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: DOE
Posted: 16 days ago