The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 363 320 278
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 46 104 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.46% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 73 71
Average daily rate
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£384 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £483 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.04
Mobile 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
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
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 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mobile Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mobile 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 Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 0 13 £365 -8.75% 6
Mayfair - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Mobile Developer
England

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Mobile 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 Developer in their job title.

1 60 (59.41%) Apple iOS
2 59 (58.42%) Android
3 49 (48.51%) Mobile App
4 43 (42.57%) iOS Development
5 31 (30.69%) Android Development
5 31 (30.69%) HTML
6 29 (28.71%) Objective-C
6 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (27.72%) Java
8 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
9 25 (24.75%) Windows
10 22 (21.78%) HTML5
11 21 (20.79%) C#
12 20 (19.80%) CSS
13 16 (15.84%) Mobile Application Development
14 14 (13.86%) .NET
15 13 (12.87%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (11.88%) iPhone
16 12 (11.88%) iPad
17 11 (10.89%) User Experience
17 11 (10.89%) SQL
17 11 (10.89%) Web Services
18 10 (9.90%) Finance
18 10 (9.90%) Xcode
18 10 (9.90%) OO
18 10 (9.90%) Software Engineering
18 10 (9.90%) Xamarin
19 9 (8.91%) CSS3
19 9 (8.91%) TDD
19 9 (8.91%) JSON

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Mobile 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.96%) Node.js
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Doxygen
1 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) HTTP
2 5 (4.95%) VPN
3 3 (2.97%) VoIP
4 1 (0.99%) NFC
4 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQLite
2 1 (0.99%) MySQL
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Xcode
2 6 (5.94%) Grunt
2 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.96%) Calabash
4 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.96%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.98%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.98%) Bower
6 2 (1.98%) Selenium
7 1 (0.99%) NUnit
7 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.99%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.99%) Appium
7 1 (0.99%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.99%) Mocha
General
1 10 (9.90%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Games
3 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Publishing
5 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.99%) Law
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.69%) HTML
2 22 (21.78%) HTML5
3 20 (19.80%) CSS
4 14 (13.86%) .NET
5 11 (10.89%) Web Services
6 9 (8.91%) CSS3
6 9 (8.91%) JSON
7 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET
8 7 (6.93%) Apache Cordova
8 7 (6.93%) PhoneGap
9 6 (5.94%) XML
10 5 (4.95%) WCF
10 5 (4.95%) jQuery
10 5 (4.95%) .NET Framework
10 5 (4.95%) SOAP
10 5 (4.95%) RESTful
10 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.95%) iOS SDK
11 4 (3.96%) REST
11 4 (3.96%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 49 (48.51%) Mobile App
2 12 (11.88%) iPhone
2 12 (11.88%) iPad
3 11 (10.89%) User Experience
4 5 (4.95%) Smartphone
4 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.96%) Blog
6 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.97%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.98%) Social Media
7 2 (1.98%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.99%) FMCG
8 1 (0.99%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.99%) Animation
8 1 (0.99%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.99%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.99%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 60 (59.41%) Apple iOS
2 59 (58.42%) Android
3 25 (24.75%) Windows
4 13 (12.87%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (6.93%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.98%) Linux
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.57%) iOS Development
2 31 (30.69%) Android Development
3 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.84%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (9.90%) OO
5 10 (9.90%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.91%) TDD
7 8 (7.92%) MVC
8 7 (6.93%) Scrum
9 6 (5.94%) BDD
9 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.95%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.95%) Analytics
11 4 (3.96%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (3.96%) OOP
12 3 (2.97%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.97%) Test Automation
12 3 (2.97%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (2.97%) Rapid Prototyping
13 2 (1.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.71%) Objective-C
2 28 (27.72%) Java
3 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
4 21 (20.79%) C#
5 11 (10.89%) SQL
6 8 (7.92%) C++
7 7 (6.93%) C
8 6 (5.94%) PHP
9 5 (4.95%) Ruby
10 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Varnish
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Xamarin
2 5 (4.95%) Motorola
3 4 (3.96%) Appcelerator
4 2 (1.98%) Apple
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.98%) Perforce
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) Zend
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) Adobe
5 1 (0.99%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.99%) Kony
5 1 (0.99%) Facebook
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