The first 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 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category 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 Payment
Rank 364 361 380
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 48 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 16
Average daily rate £460 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £330 £388
% change year-on-year
+32.57% -14.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7582 7099 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.34% 32.86% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 4946 5867
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 167 227
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £54.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Mobile Payment
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 13 £473 +26.00% 3
Chiswick - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Mobile Payment
England

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 72 (58.06%) Finance
2 55 (44.35%) Banking
3 46 (37.10%) Java
4 33 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (19.35%) Scrum
5 24 (19.35%) Retail
5 24 (19.35%) Mobile Banking
6 21 (16.94%) NFC
7 20 (16.13%) Mobile App
8 17 (13.71%) Project Management
8 17 (13.71%) Mobile Commerce
8 17 (13.71%) Telecoms
8 17 (13.71%) Degree
9 15 (12.10%) Web Services
10 14 (11.29%) Oracle
10 14 (11.29%) SOA
10 14 (11.29%) Selenium
11 13 (10.48%) UML
11 13 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (9.68%) XML
12 12 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 12 (9.68%) Linux
13 11 (8.87%) HTTP
14 10 (8.06%) UNIX
14 10 (8.06%) SOAP
14 10 (8.06%) Ant
14 10 (8.06%) Java SE
14 10 (8.06%) Marketing
14 10 (8.06%) WebSphere
14 10 (8.06%) Technical Architecture

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (8.06%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.65%) Liferay
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.42%) GlassFish
3 3 (2.42%) Apache
3 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.81%) WordPress
4 1 (0.81%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.23%) MS Office
4 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.61%) MS Project
5 2 (1.61%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.94%) NFC
2 11 (8.87%) HTTP
3 4 (3.23%) Internet
3 4 (3.23%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.42%) 3GPP
5 2 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (0.81%) Junos
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.81%) Network Security
6 1 (0.81%) SNMP
6 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.81%) VPN
6 1 (0.81%) VoIP
6 1 (0.81%) SMS
6 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.81%) BGP
6 1 (0.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.06%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (3.23%) Big Data
4 4 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.81%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Selenium
2 10 (8.06%) Ant
2 10 (8.06%) Maven
2 10 (8.06%) Calabash
2 10 (8.06%) WebDriver
2 10 (8.06%) Mockito
2 10 (8.06%) SoapUI
3 8 (6.45%) JUnit
4 6 (4.84%) JBehave
5 5 (4.03%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.03%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.03%) Apache Ivy
5 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.03%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.23%) eggPlant
6 4 (3.23%) Robotium
6 4 (3.23%) TestNG
7 3 (2.42%) Subversion
8 2 (1.61%) JIRA
8 2 (1.61%) Axure RP
General
1 72 (58.06%) Finance
2 55 (44.35%) Banking
3 24 (19.35%) Retail
4 17 (13.71%) Telecoms
5 10 (8.06%) Marketing
6 5 (4.03%) Advertising
7 4 (3.23%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.42%) German Language
9 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.81%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (20.97%) Developer
2 18 (14.52%) Project Manager
3 16 (12.90%) Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Architect
5 11 (8.87%) Business Analyst
6 9 (7.26%) Payments Business Analyst
6 9 (7.26%) Designer
6 9 (7.26%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.65%) Product Manager
7 7 (5.65%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.84%) Senior Architect
9 5 (4.03%) Technical Designer
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.23%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.23%) Development Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Marketing Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Product Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.10%) Web Services
2 12 (9.68%) XML
3 10 (8.06%) SOAP
3 10 (8.06%) Java SE
3 10 (8.06%) RESTful
4 9 (7.26%) Spring
5 8 (6.45%) JSON
6 7 (5.65%) J2EE
6 7 (5.65%) Middleware
7 5 (4.03%) Spring MVC
7 5 (4.03%) .NET
8 4 (3.23%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.23%) Struts
8 4 (3.23%) JMS
8 4 (3.23%) Java EE
8 4 (3.23%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (3.23%) JPA
9 3 (2.42%) iOS SDK
9 3 (2.42%) HTML
10 2 (1.61%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.35%) Mobile Banking
2 20 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.84%) Handset
4 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.03%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.03%) EMV
5 4 (3.23%) EPoS
5 4 (3.23%) Smartcard
6 3 (2.42%) iPhone
6 3 (2.42%) PKI
6 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.61%) EFT
7 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.61%) Social Media
7 2 (1.61%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) Open Source
8 1 (0.81%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Wiki
8 1 (0.81%) EFTPOS
8 1 (0.81%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.68%) Linux
2 10 (8.06%) UNIX
3 8 (6.45%) Solaris
4 7 (5.65%) Android
4 7 (5.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.35%) Scrum
3 17 (13.71%) Project Management
3 17 (13.71%) Mobile Commerce
4 14 (11.29%) SOA
5 13 (10.48%) UML
5 13 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.06%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (8.06%) Investment Management
8 9 (7.26%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.26%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (7.26%) MVC
9 8 (6.45%) TOGAF
9 8 (6.45%) Test Automation
10 7 (5.65%) Security Architecture
10 7 (5.65%) BDD
10 7 (5.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.10%) Java
2 9 (7.26%) Perl
3 8 (6.45%) C
3 8 (6.45%) C++
4 7 (5.65%) Scala
5 6 (4.84%) C#
5 6 (4.84%) Ruby
6 5 (4.03%) Groovy
6 5 (4.03%) PHP
7 4 (3.23%) SQL
8 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.81%) Korn
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.81%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) ISEB
3 4 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.81%) PCI QSA
5 1 (0.81%) HNC
5 1 (0.81%) HND
5 1 (0.81%) CISA
5 1 (0.81%) CISSP
5 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) FATCA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Puppet
2 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (11.29%) Oracle
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.42%) Veritas
3 2 (1.61%) Apple
3 2 (1.61%) Perforce
3 2 (1.61%) Calypso
3 2 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (0.81%) VocaLink
4 1 (0.81%) VeriFone
4 1 (0.81%) Facebook
4 1 (0.81%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco
4 1 (0.81%) HP
4 1 (0.81%) Symbian
4 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.81%) Juniper
4 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
London
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 24 days ago