The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Developer
Rank 233 239 231
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 13 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 7
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.66
Mobile Developer
England

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
8053 8945 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.06% 93.74% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4786 4155
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 436 470
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mobile 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 Developer across the South East region.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Mobile 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 Developer across the South East region.

Mobile Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile 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 Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 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
Oxfordshire - 7 £350 - 1
Berkshire +1 2 £375 +20.00% 1
Surrey -13 2 £400 -3.03% 2
East Sussex +9 1 £350 -6.66%
West Sussex - 1 £475 -
Mobile Developer
England

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Mobile 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 Developer in their job title.

1 25 (69.44%) Mobile App
2 20 (55.56%) Android
2 20 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 18 (50.00%) Android Development
4 16 (44.44%) Mobile Development
5 15 (41.67%) iOS Development
6 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (33.33%) Java
8 11 (30.56%) C++
8 11 (30.56%) Windows
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
9 10 (27.78%) HTML
9 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 10 (27.78%) Xamarin
10 9 (25.00%) .NET
10 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.22%) HTML5
12 7 (19.44%) REST
12 7 (19.44%) C#
12 7 (19.44%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (16.67%) Objective-C
13 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
13 6 (16.67%) CSS
13 6 (16.67%) Node.js
13 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
13 6 (16.67%) User Experience
14 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
15 4 (11.11%) Finance
15 4 (11.11%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Mobile 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) PPP
1 3 (8.33%) PPTP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
1 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Grunt
2 3 (8.33%) gulp
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Calabash
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.78%) MSTest
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Xcode
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) HTML5
4 7 (19.44%) REST
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) Ajax
6 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.11%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET
7 3 (8.33%) Backbone.js
7 3 (8.33%) RequireJS
7 3 (8.33%) WCF
7 3 (8.33%) WinForms
7 3 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
8 2 (5.56%) Web Services
9 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.78%) Cocoa
9 1 (2.78%) Spring
9 1 (2.78%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (69.44%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 6 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Android
1 20 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Phone
5 3 (8.33%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Android Development
2 16 (44.44%) Mobile Development
3 15 (41.67%) iOS Development
4 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) TDD
6 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Open Source
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL
9 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.78%) CRM
10 1 (2.78%) OO
10 1 (2.78%) OOP
10 1 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
2 11 (30.56%) C++
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (19.44%) C#
5 6 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Xamarin
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) MobileIron
4 2 (5.56%) Capita
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle