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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 360 366 357
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 57 56 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 48
Average daily rate
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£413 £415 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +25.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £53.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-10.53% -21.05%
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
19023 19471 19662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.91% 77.48% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13369 13614 13272
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 243 369
Average hourly rate £21.62 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.97 £15.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 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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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 +21 16 £444 +12.34% 7
Croydon - - - -
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 99 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 61 (61.62%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (42.42%) HTML
4 33 (33.33%) CSS
4 33 (33.33%) Android
4 33 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 32 (32.32%) JavaScript
6 28 (28.28%) Scrum
7 27 (27.27%) HTML5
8 26 (26.26%) Java
9 25 (25.25%) TDD
10 22 (22.22%) REST
11 21 (21.21%) User Experience
12 20 (20.20%) iOS Development
13 19 (19.19%) Windows
14 18 (18.18%) CSS3
15 17 (17.17%) Ruby
15 17 (17.17%) Android Development
16 16 (16.16%) Objective-C
16 16 (16.16%) Web Services
17 15 (15.15%) BDD
18 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
18 14 (14.14%) Open Source
18 14 (14.14%) JSON
18 14 (14.14%) jQuery
19 13 (13.13%) RESTful
19 13 (13.13%) XML
19 13 (13.13%) C#
20 12 (12.12%) Linux
21 11 (11.11%) iPhone

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 5 (5.05%) Drupal
2 4 (4.04%) Apache
2 4 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.03%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.02%) Node.js
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.01%) WordPress
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.01%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.03%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.02%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.02%) InDesign
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.01%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.01%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) GitHub
2 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (2.02%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) VPN
3 1 (1.01%) DNS
3 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.01%) Intranet
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.08%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.06%) MySQL
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.04%) Redis
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.02%) SQLite
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.01%) SimpleDB
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.08%) Xcode
2 8 (8.08%) Grunt
2 8 (8.08%) Bower
3 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.05%) JIRA
4 5 (5.05%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.04%) eggPlant
5 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.03%) Maven
6 3 (3.03%) Selenium
7 2 (2.02%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.02%) NUnit
7 2 (2.02%) Subversion
7 2 (2.02%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (2.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (2.02%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Retail
3 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Publishing
4 4 (4.04%) Games
4 4 (4.04%) Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Advertising
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (59.60%) Developer
2 12 (12.12%) Web Developer
3 11 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 10 (10.10%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Analyst
5 9 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Android Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Tester
9 4 (4.04%) Designer
9 4 (4.04%) Automation Tester
9 4 (4.04%) Windows Mobile Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior iOS Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Mobile Tester
10 3 (3.03%) Mobile Test Analyst
10 3 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.42%) HTML
2 33 (33.33%) CSS
3 27 (27.27%) HTML5
4 22 (22.22%) REST
5 18 (18.18%) CSS3
6 16 (16.16%) Web Services
7 14 (14.14%) JSON
7 14 (14.14%) jQuery
8 13 (13.13%) XML
8 13 (13.13%) RESTful
9 9 (9.09%) .NET
10 8 (8.08%) Apache Flex
11 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET
12 5 (5.05%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (5.05%) iOS SDK
12 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
13 4 (4.04%) Backbone.js
13 4 (4.04%) Android SDK
13 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (4.04%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 99 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 21 (21.21%) User Experience
3 14 (14.14%) Open Source
4 11 (11.11%) iPhone
5 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.05%) Social Network
7 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.03%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.01%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.01%) iPad
9 1 (1.01%) Online Games
9 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.01%) NHS
9 1 (1.01%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.01%) PKI
9 1 (1.01%) Statistics
9 1 (1.01%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.33%) Android
1 33 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 19 (19.19%) Windows
3 12 (12.12%) Linux
4 5 (5.05%) Windows Phone
5 4 (4.04%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (4.04%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (61.62%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.28%) Scrum
3 25 (25.25%) TDD
4 20 (20.20%) iOS Development
5 17 (17.17%) Android Development
6 15 (15.15%) BDD
7 10 (10.10%) Project Management
8 9 (9.09%) OO
8 9 (9.09%) User Experience Design
9 8 (8.08%) MVC
10 7 (7.07%) OOP
10 7 (7.07%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.05%) Business Analysis
12 5 (5.05%) DevOps
12 5 (5.05%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (4.04%) User Stories
13 4 (4.04%) Automation Testing
13 4 (4.04%) Kanban
13 4 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.32%) JavaScript
2 26 (26.26%) Java
3 17 (17.17%) Ruby
4 16 (16.16%) Objective-C
5 13 (13.13%) C#
6 9 (9.09%) PHP
7 8 (8.08%) Perl
7 8 (8.08%) ActionScript
8 5 (5.05%) SQL
9 4 (4.04%) Python
10 3 (3.03%) C++
11 2 (2.02%) C
11 2 (2.02%) XAML
12 1 (1.01%) R
12 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) CBAP
2 2 (2.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.03%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.02%) Adobe
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle
3 2 (2.02%) Apple
3 2 (2.02%) Sencha
4 1 (1.01%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.01%) Zend
4 1 (1.01%) Symbian
4 1 (1.01%) Citrix
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