The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 251 241 234
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 10 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.11% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
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£375 £298 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8806 8448 7862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.37% 91.86% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5200 4616 4096
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 400 542
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.48 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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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
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £375 -
Surrey -1 2 £344 -
Mobile Applications Developer
England

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Mobile Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title.

1 23 (88.46%) Mobile App
2 22 (84.62%) Apple iOS
3 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
4 20 (76.92%) Android
5 15 (57.69%) HTML
6 12 (46.15%) HTML5
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) PhoneGap
7 10 (38.46%) iOS Development
8 8 (30.77%) User Experience
8 8 (30.77%) TDD
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) Android Development
9 7 (26.92%) iOS SDK
10 6 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (23.08%) Apache Cordova
10 6 (23.08%) CSS
10 6 (23.08%) jQuery
10 6 (23.08%) iPhone
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Phone
11 5 (19.23%) MobileIron
11 5 (19.23%) AirWatch
11 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
12 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 4 (15.38%) Node.js
12 4 (15.38%) Open Source
12 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
12 4 (15.38%) Git (software)

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Mobile Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) PPTP
2 1 (3.85%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Xcode
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Publishing
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) HTML5
3 10 (38.46%) PhoneGap
4 7 (26.92%) iOS SDK
5 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 6 (23.08%) CSS
5 6 (23.08%) Apache Cordova
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
7 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 3 (11.54%) .NET
8 3 (11.54%) REST
8 3 (11.54%) CSS3
9 2 (7.69%) RESTful
9 2 (7.69%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (7.69%) Ajax
9 2 (7.69%) JSON
9 2 (7.69%) XML
10 1 (3.85%) Cocoa
10 1 (3.85%) Cocoa Touch
10 1 (3.85%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) Mobile App
2 8 (30.77%) User Experience
2 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
3 6 (23.08%) iPhone
4 3 (11.54%) BYOD
4 3 (11.54%) iPad
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Apple iOS
2 20 (76.92%) Android
3 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Phone
5 3 (11.54%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) iOS Development
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) Android Development
4 6 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
6 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Time Management
7 2 (7.69%) Line Management
8 1 (3.85%) BDD
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) C++
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) MobileIron
3 4 (15.38%) Apple
4 3 (11.54%) Google
5 2 (7.69%) Sencha
6 1 (3.85%) Xamarin