The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 340 370 356
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 85 53 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 35 48
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£438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £339 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £55.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.53%
Mobile Application Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in London

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mobile Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
City of London -2 19 £440 +3.52% 4
Canary Wharf - 4 £500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 148 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 73 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (41.22%) Apple iOS
4 55 (37.16%) JavaScript
5 54 (36.49%) Android
6 53 (35.81%) Java
7 49 (33.11%) JSON
8 43 (29.05%) HTML
9 42 (28.38%) XML
10 39 (26.35%) iOS Development
11 36 (24.32%) CSS
12 35 (23.65%) Mobile Development
13 34 (22.97%) Web Services
14 33 (22.30%) Scrum
14 33 (22.30%) Objective-C
14 33 (22.30%) HTML5
15 32 (21.62%) User Experience
15 32 (21.62%) Android Development
16 31 (20.95%) Web Development
17 30 (20.27%) TDD
18 29 (19.59%) Ajax
19 28 (18.92%) OO
20 27 (18.24%) Finance
21 26 (17.57%) jQuery
22 25 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
23 24 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
23 24 (16.22%) REST
23 24 (16.22%) CSS3
23 24 (16.22%) Linux
23 24 (16.22%) SQL Server

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.11%) Apache
2 10 (6.76%) Node.js
3 9 (6.08%) CMS
4 8 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.73%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.05%) Drupal
7 5 (3.38%) IIS
8 4 (2.70%) Umbraco
8 4 (2.70%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.03%) Confluence
9 3 (2.03%) WordPress
10 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.68%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.68%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.41%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (5.41%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.70%) GitHub
4 3 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.03%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.19%) MySQL
3 13 (8.78%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.11%) DB2
4 12 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.43%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.73%) Big Data
7 6 (4.05%) Redis
8 5 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.68%) SQLite
9 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 23 (15.54%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.08%) Xcode
2 9 (6.08%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.41%) Android Studio
3 8 (5.41%) Maven
4 7 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.73%) Selenium
5 5 (3.38%) JIRA
6 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.70%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.70%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.03%) Appium
7 3 (2.03%) Calabash
7 3 (2.03%) Hudson
8 2 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.35%) Subversion
9 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.68%) NUnit
9 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
General
1 27 (18.24%) Finance
2 15 (10.14%) Automotive
3 11 (7.43%) Retail
4 6 (4.05%) Banking
5 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 3 (2.03%) Games
6 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.35%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 115 (77.70%) Developer
2 30 (20.27%) Mobile Developer
3 22 (14.86%) iOS Developer
4 20 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 18 (12.16%) C++ Developer
6 17 (11.49%) Senior Developer
7 15 (10.14%) Architect
8 10 (6.76%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Senior iOS Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Android Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Applications Developer
11 7 (4.73%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.73%) Analyst
11 7 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 6 (4.05%) Business Analyst
12 6 (4.05%) Web Developer
13 5 (3.38%) Programmer
13 5 (3.38%) Front-End Web Developer
14 4 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (33.11%) JSON
2 43 (29.05%) HTML
3 42 (28.38%) XML
4 36 (24.32%) CSS
5 34 (22.97%) Web Services
6 33 (22.30%) HTML5
7 29 (19.59%) Ajax
8 26 (17.57%) jQuery
9 24 (16.22%) REST
9 24 (16.22%) CSS3
10 22 (14.86%) Spring
10 22 (14.86%) SOAP
11 20 (13.51%) Qt
12 18 (12.16%) .NET
13 17 (11.49%) AngularJS
14 16 (10.81%) J2EE
15 15 (10.14%) RESTful
16 13 (8.78%) PhoneGap
17 12 (8.11%) Backbone.js
17 12 (8.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 148 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 32 (21.62%) User Experience
3 22 (14.86%) Computer Science
4 17 (11.49%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.38%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.70%) Video on Demand
6 4 (2.70%) Tandem
7 3 (2.03%) Social Network
7 3 (2.03%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.03%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.35%) iPhone
8 2 (1.35%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.35%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.35%) Physics
9 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 61 (41.22%) Apple iOS
2 54 (36.49%) Android
3 24 (16.22%) Linux
4 12 (8.11%) UNIX
5 7 (4.73%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.03%) Windows
7 1 (0.68%) webOS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.35%) iOS Development
3 35 (23.65%) Mobile Development
4 33 (22.30%) Scrum
5 32 (21.62%) Android Development
6 31 (20.95%) Web Development
7 30 (20.27%) TDD
8 28 (18.92%) OO
9 25 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (14.86%) Open Source
11 20 (13.51%) DevOps
12 18 (12.16%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (10.14%) Memory Management
14 13 (8.78%) MVC
14 13 (8.78%) Unit Testing
15 12 (8.11%) Software Engineering
15 12 (8.11%) Web Design
16 11 (7.43%) BDD
17 10 (6.76%) Analytics
18 9 (6.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.16%) JavaScript
2 53 (35.81%) Java
3 33 (22.30%) Objective-C
4 23 (15.54%) C++
5 12 (8.11%) C#
6 10 (6.76%) PHP
7 8 (5.41%) SQL
7 8 (5.41%) Apple Swift
8 7 (4.73%) Ruby
9 5 (3.38%) ActionScript
9 5 (3.38%) Python
10 3 (2.03%) Go
11 2 (1.35%) Groovy
11 2 (1.35%) Scala
11 2 (1.35%) Clojure
11 2 (1.35%) C
12 1 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.68%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 21 (14.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.35%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.68%) ISEB
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Varnish
2 2 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) Puppet
1 6 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.70%) CA LISA
3 2 (1.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (14.19%) Google
2 17 (11.49%) Apple
3 15 (10.14%) Oracle
4 9 (6.08%) Adobe
5 6 (4.05%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.38%) IBM
7 4 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.70%) HP
7 4 (2.70%) CA
7 4 (2.70%) Pega
7 4 (2.70%) AppDynamics
8 3 (2.03%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.03%) Coverity
8 3 (2.03%) Zend
9 2 (1.35%) hybris
10 1 (0.68%) Roku
10 1 (0.68%) ATG
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago