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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 337 384 308
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -76
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 63 31 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 63
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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 £305 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £17.00
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
17601 18256 16725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.28% 78.22% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 13018 11607
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 228 233
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +25 21 £475 +15.15% 16
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 64 (52.46%) Apple iOS
3 59 (48.36%) Android
4 53 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
6 38 (31.15%) iOS Development
7 36 (29.51%) HTML
8 35 (28.69%) Java
9 31 (25.41%) Android Development
10 30 (24.59%) Objective-C
11 27 (22.13%) Mobile Development
12 26 (21.31%) XML
13 24 (19.67%) OO
13 24 (19.67%) Scrum
14 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
14 21 (17.21%) JSON
15 20 (16.39%) Web Services
15 20 (16.39%) CSS
16 19 (15.57%) TDD
16 19 (15.57%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (15.57%) HTML5
17 18 (14.75%) Web Development
17 18 (14.75%) Google
17 18 (14.75%) MVC
18 17 (13.93%) Apple
19 15 (12.30%) Degree
19 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
19 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
19 15 (12.30%) DevOps
20 14 (11.48%) REST

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 7 (5.74%) Node.js
2 5 (4.10%) Apache
3 4 (3.28%) IIS
4 3 (2.46%) Confluence
4 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.46%) CMS
4 3 (2.46%) Drupal
5 2 (1.64%) WordPress
5 2 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.82%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.46%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.82%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.82%) InDesign
3 1 (0.82%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.82%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.74%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.92%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.10%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.64%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.64%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.20%) MySQL
3 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.74%) DB2
3 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.92%) Big Data
5 5 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.28%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.64%) Redis
8 2 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Xcode
2 9 (7.38%) Subversion
3 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.92%) Android Studio
5 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.10%) Maven
5 5 (4.10%) JIRA
5 5 (4.10%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.28%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.46%) Appium
8 2 (1.64%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.64%) Selenium
8 2 (1.64%) Calabash
9 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.82%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.82%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.82%) NUnit
9 1 (0.82%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.82%) CocoaPods
General
1 8 (6.56%) Automotive
2 7 (5.74%) Marketing
3 6 (4.92%) Advertising
3 6 (4.92%) Games
4 5 (4.10%) Retail
5 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.64%) Finance
6 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Military
7 1 (0.82%) Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Publishing
7 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 89 (72.95%) Developer
2 21 (17.21%) iOS Developer
3 18 (14.75%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (10.66%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.02%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.38%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.38%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (6.56%) Integration Manager
7 8 (6.56%) Android Developer
7 8 (6.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Architect
8 7 (5.74%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Flash Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Senior iOS Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Flex Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Technical Manager
10 5 (4.10%) Programmer
10 5 (4.10%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.28%) Consultant
11 4 (3.28%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (29.51%) HTML
2 26 (21.31%) XML
3 21 (17.21%) JSON
4 20 (16.39%) Web Services
4 20 (16.39%) CSS
5 19 (15.57%) HTML5
6 14 (11.48%) REST
6 14 (11.48%) .NET
7 13 (10.66%) jQuery
7 13 (10.66%) CSS3
8 12 (9.84%) RESTful
9 11 (9.02%) AngularJS
9 11 (9.02%) Spring
9 11 (9.02%) Flash
10 10 (8.20%) Ajax
11 9 (7.38%) SOAP
11 9 (7.38%) J2EE
11 9 (7.38%) iOS SDK
12 8 (6.56%) Apache Cordova
13 7 (5.74%) Stage3D
Miscellaneous
1 122 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.02%) Open Source
3 11 (9.02%) User Experience
4 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.10%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (4.10%) Streaming Video
6 4 (3.28%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.46%) iPhone
7 3 (2.46%) DTV
7 3 (2.46%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.64%) Physics
8 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.64%) Tandem
8 2 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.64%) Kindle
8 2 (1.64%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 64 (52.46%) Apple iOS
2 59 (48.36%) Android
3 12 (9.84%) Linux
4 9 (7.38%) UNIX
4 9 (7.38%) Windows
5 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.64%) webOS
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.15%) iOS Development
3 31 (25.41%) Android Development
4 27 (22.13%) Mobile Development
5 24 (19.67%) Scrum
5 24 (19.67%) OO
6 19 (15.57%) TDD
7 18 (14.75%) MVC
7 18 (14.75%) Web Development
8 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (12.30%) DevOps
9 13 (10.66%) Analytics
9 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
9 13 (10.66%) OOP
10 11 (9.02%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.38%) Memory Management
12 8 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (4.92%) Project Management
13 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2
13 6 (4.92%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
2 35 (28.69%) Java
3 30 (24.59%) Objective-C
4 13 (10.66%) C#
4 13 (10.66%) PHP
5 10 (8.20%) SQL
6 5 (4.10%) C
7 4 (3.28%) C++
7 4 (3.28%) Ruby
7 4 (3.28%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.46%) ActionScript
8 3 (2.46%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.82%) Groovy
10 1 (0.82%) Scala
10 1 (0.82%) Clojure
10 1 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.82%) Go
10 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) ISEB
3 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Puppet
1 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.64%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) Google
2 17 (13.93%) Apple
3 11 (9.02%) Adobe
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle
5 7 (5.74%) Xamarin
6 6 (4.92%) Akamai
7 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.46%) IBM
9 2 (1.64%) HP
9 2 (1.64%) CA
9 2 (1.64%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.64%) Pega
9 2 (1.64%) Coverity
10 1 (0.82%) hybris
10 1 (0.82%) Facebook
10 1 (0.82%) Twitter
10 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.82%) ATG
10 1 (0.82%) FatWire
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