The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment 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 Payment over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Payment
Rank 391 366 330
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -36
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 20 50 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.65% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 48
Average daily rate £475 £450 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £520 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.84% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.50 -
Mobile Payment
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7581 7663 8394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.73% 36.17% 38.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5311 5369 5705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 150 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mobile Payment
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Payment Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mobile Payment
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Trend in London

Mobile Payment
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Payment across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mobile Payment
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mobile Payment Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mobile Payment
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 Payment within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +29 4 £338 -19.64% 2
Mobile Payment
England

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mobile Payment 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 Payment.

1 20 (44.44%) Banking
1 20 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) Finance
3 13 (28.89%) Android
3 13 (28.89%) Mobile App
4 12 (26.67%) iOS Development
5 10 (22.22%) TDD
6 9 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 9 (20.00%) Java
6 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.78%) OO
7 8 (17.78%) JIRA
8 7 (15.56%) Selenium
8 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
8 7 (15.56%) C++
8 7 (15.56%) JBehave
8 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
8 7 (15.56%) Calabash
8 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
8 7 (15.56%) Zephyr
8 7 (15.56%) User Experience
8 7 (15.56%) Appium
8 7 (15.56%) Apple Swift
9 6 (13.33%) BDD
9 6 (13.33%) Web Services
9 6 (13.33%) Apple
9 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.33%) Xcode
9 6 (13.33%) Scrum

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mobile Payment 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 Payment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) NFC
2 1 (2.22%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.22%) DB2
1 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
1 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) JIRA
2 7 (15.56%) Appium
2 7 (15.56%) Calabash
2 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
2 7 (15.56%) JBehave
2 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.56%) Selenium
2 7 (15.56%) Zephyr
3 6 (13.33%) Xcode
4 5 (11.11%) CocoaPods
4 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.44%) Android Studio
6 2 (4.44%) Gradle
7 1 (2.22%) JUnit
7 1 (2.22%) Mechanoid
7 1 (2.22%) NUnit
7 1 (2.22%) Robolectric
7 1 (2.22%) Robotium
7 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (44.44%) Banking
2 13 (28.89%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Billing
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) iOS Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Lead iOS Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Android Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Automation Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Programme Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Test Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Objective-C Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Automation Tester
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Web Services
2 5 (11.11%) REST
3 4 (8.89%) OpenGL
4 3 (6.67%) .NET
4 3 (6.67%) iOS SDK
4 3 (6.67%) SOAP
5 2 (4.44%) Java EE
5 2 (4.44%) JSON
5 2 (4.44%) Middleware
5 2 (4.44%) RESTful
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.22%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.22%) SAML
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.56%) User Experience
3 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.89%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.67%) Contactless
5 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.44%) EMV
6 2 (4.44%) iPad
6 2 (4.44%) iPhone
6 2 (4.44%) Social Media
7 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 13 (28.89%) Android
3 5 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) iOS Development
3 10 (22.22%) TDD
4 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (17.78%) OO
6 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.33%) BDD
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.33%) Scrum
8 5 (11.11%) OOD
8 5 (11.11%) Open Source
9 4 (8.89%) Agile Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) OOP
9 4 (8.89%) Test Planning
9 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Android Development
10 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Java
1 9 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 7 (15.56%) Apple Swift
2 7 (15.56%) C++
3 5 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (8.89%) C
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SEPA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Apple
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.44%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.22%) Facebook
4 1 (2.22%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau
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