The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Commerce over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank - 158 144
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.024% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.030% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £325 £481
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -32.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mobile Commerce
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2729 3288 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.84% 79.42% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1820 2012 1489
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 129 106
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Mobile Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Mobile Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the North West