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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Payment
Rank 415 405 372
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 16 16 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.072% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.20% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 37
Median daily rate £550 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.55% +4.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £459 £500
% change year-on-year
+19.82% -8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
7858 8036 8652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.27% 36.29% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5596 5496 6086
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 131 158
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Mobile Payment
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Mobile Payment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Payment within the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +30 4 £350 -36.36% 1
Mobile Payment
England

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Mobile Payment.

1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) TDD
3 11 (34.38%) Apple iOS
3 11 (34.38%) User Experience
4 10 (31.25%) Retail
5 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
6 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 8 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (25.00%) NFC
6 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (21.88%) Apple Swift
7 7 (21.88%) Android
7 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (21.88%) Objective-C
7 7 (21.88%) Contactless
8 6 (18.75%) EMV
8 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
9 5 (15.63%) iOS Development
9 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
9 5 (15.63%) BDD
10 4 (12.50%) Capybara
10 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (12.50%) RESTful
10 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 4 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (12.50%) Database Security
10 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
10 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) NFC
2 2 (6.25%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.50%) Capybara
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) RSpec
5 1 (3.13%) Appium
5 1 (3.13%) Calabash
5 1 (3.13%) JBehave
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Mechanoid
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Robolectric
5 1 (3.13%) Robotium
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.13%) Xcode
5 1 (3.13%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 5 (15.63%) iOS Developer
6 4 (12.50%) DBA
6 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 3 (9.38%) Android Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Database Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
8 2 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) RESTful
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) iOS SDK
4 2 (6.25%) Android SDK
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
4 2 (6.25%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.13%) ActionBarSherlock
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) User Experience
2 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (21.88%) Contactless
4 6 (18.75%) EMV
5 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (9.38%) Fintech
7 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
8 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
8 1 (3.13%) Online Banking
8 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Apple iOS
2 7 (21.88%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) TDD
3 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 5 (15.63%) BDD
5 5 (15.63%) iOS Development
6 4 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
6 4 (12.50%) Database Security
6 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Android Development
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) Open Source
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Kanban
8 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) Apple Swift
2 7 (21.88%) Objective-C
3 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Apple
2 3 (9.38%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft