The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Applications Developer role 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 Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 403 420 411
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 12 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.054% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.059% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 12
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £350 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
- -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mobile Applications Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mobile Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mobile Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +6 4 £250 -28.57% 1
Mobile Applications Developer
England

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title.

1 31 (93.94%) Android
2 30 (90.91%) Mobile App
3 26 (78.79%) Apple iOS
4 22 (66.67%) Android Development
5 17 (51.52%) XML
5 17 (51.52%) iOS Development
6 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
7 13 (39.39%) JSON
8 11 (33.33%) REST
9 10 (30.30%) Xamarin
9 10 (30.30%) C#
9 10 (30.30%) Java
9 10 (30.30%) .NET
10 9 (27.27%) Android SDK
10 9 (27.27%) Mobile Development
11 8 (24.24%) HTML
12 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.21%) HTML5
13 6 (18.18%) iOS SDK
13 6 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (18.18%) Objective-C
13 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
13 6 (18.18%) MySQL
13 6 (18.18%) SQL
13 6 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
14 5 (15.15%) Web Services
14 5 (15.15%) CSS
14 5 (15.15%) SQLite
14 5 (15.15%) Degree

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) NFC
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.15%) SQLite
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 4 (12.12%) Automotive
1 4 (12.12%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) XML
2 13 (39.39%) JSON
3 11 (33.33%) REST
4 10 (30.30%) .NET
5 9 (27.27%) Android SDK
6 8 (24.24%) HTML
7 7 (21.21%) HTML5
8 6 (18.18%) iOS SDK
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services
9 5 (15.15%) CSS
10 4 (12.12%) SOAP
10 4 (12.12%) Cocoa
10 4 (12.12%) CSS3
11 3 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
12 2 (6.06%) PhoneGap
13 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
13 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
13 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
13 1 (3.03%) jQuery
13 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (90.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.06%) iPhone
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) Animation
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Android
2 26 (78.79%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Android Development
2 17 (51.52%) iOS Development
3 9 (27.27%) Mobile Development
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (15.15%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) MVC
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) Content Management
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.03%) Kanban
9 1 (3.03%) Memory Management
9 1 (3.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) C#
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Xamarin
2 6 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (12.12%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Appcelerator
5 1 (3.03%) Facebook
5 1 (3.03%) Apple