The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 406 354 407
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +53
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 6 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.16% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.17% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 26 15
Average daily rate £300 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +9.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.70% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.32 - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Mobile Applications Developer
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -27 3 £475 +46.15%
Brentford - - - -
Mobile Applications Developer
England

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (96.15%) Mobile App
2 19 (73.08%) Apple iOS
3 18 (69.23%) Android
4 13 (50.00%) Android Development
5 12 (46.15%) Objective-C
6 10 (38.46%) iOS Development
7 9 (34.62%) HTML
7 9 (34.62%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) iOS SDK
9 7 (26.92%) iPhone
9 7 (26.92%) Scrum
10 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 6 (23.08%) N-Tier
10 6 (23.08%) SOA
10 6 (23.08%) Xcode
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
11 5 (19.23%) CSS
11 5 (19.23%) Windows
11 5 (19.23%) WCF
12 4 (15.38%) Cocoa
12 4 (15.38%) Finance
12 4 (15.38%) Web Services
12 4 (15.38%) HTML5
12 4 (15.38%) iPad
13 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone
13 3 (11.54%) PhoneGap
13 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
13 3 (11.54%) TDD
14 2 (7.69%) Banking

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (3.85%) Node.js
1 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) RTCP
1 1 (3.85%) RTP
1 1 (3.85%) GSM
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
1 1 (3.85%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Xcode
2 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.54%) PhoneGap
4 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.85%) Mocha
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Local Government
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) iOS SDK
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) WCF
4 4 (15.38%) Cocoa
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) J2ME
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE
5 2 (7.69%) Android SDK
5 2 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (3.85%) UIKit
6 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) EJB
6 1 (3.85%) JDBC
6 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) Mobile App
2 7 (26.92%) iPhone
3 6 (23.08%) N-Tier
4 4 (15.38%) iPad
5 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.85%) Streaming Video
6 1 (3.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Apple iOS
2 18 (69.23%) Android
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Android Development
2 10 (38.46%) iOS Development
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
6 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.69%) Kanban
6 2 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) E-business
7 1 (3.85%) Data Security
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Objective-C
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) C++
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
1 1 (3.85%) Nokia
1 1 (3.85%) Apple
1 1 (3.85%) ESRI
1 1 (3.85%) Google