The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 161 155 120
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -35
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 860 854 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.59% 1.50% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.75% 4.64% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 596 574
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 13
Median hourly rate £39.00 £23.26 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.70% +55.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £140.25 £50.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +135.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18111 18401 17465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.54% 32.31% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11705 11540 10568
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 722 697
Median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mobile App as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile App within the UK.

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App within the UK.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile App
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
England -14 818 £450 +12.50% 405
London 0 478 £450 +5.88% 179
South East +9 102 £423 +24.26% 55
City of London +12 98 £473 +11.17% 32
Yorkshire +28 54 £450 +12.50% 21
East of England +43 48 £425 +13.33% 21
West Yorkshire +31 47 £450 +12.50% 19
South West -19 42 £450 +12.50% 26
Cambridgeshire +37 33 £425 +13.33% 9
West Midlands -19 33 £350 +7.69% 34
North West -40 31 £400 +6.66% 42
West Sussex +4 30 £433 +33.07% 4
Scotland +5 26 £351 +12.40% 13
Bristol 0 25 £450 - 8
Leeds +6 24 £450 +9.09% 15
Manchester 0 23 £400 +6.66% 22
East Midlands -5 20 £400 +33.33% 19
Cambridge +28 19 £400 +6.66% 8
Berkshire -8 19 £400 +29.03% 10
Coventry +1 17 £380 +16.92% 3
Edinburgh 0 16 £400 +23.07% 6
Kent +10 15 £250 -47.36% 1
Tunbridge Wells +4 15 £250 - 1
Crawley -2 15 £450 +32.35% 1
Reading +12 14 £400 +12.67% 5
Hampshire +9 14 £425 +14.09% 9
Buckinghamshire +7 14 £400 +14.28% 5
Bradford +14 12 £450 +50.00% 1
Birmingham -7 12 £150 -66.29% 13
Halifax +7 10 £325 -

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 943 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 514 (28.06%) Android
3 478 (26.09%) User Experience
4 472 (25.76%) HTML
5 460 (25.11%) Apple iOS
6 436 (23.80%) CSS
7 433 (23.64%) JavaScript
8 397 (21.67%) Java
9 316 (17.25%) Scrum
10 247 (13.48%) TDD
11 242 (13.21%) Android Development
12 230 (12.55%) Mobile Application Development
13 226 (12.34%) Mobile Development
14 224 (12.23%) HTML5
15 220 (12.01%) AngularJS
16 218 (11.90%) Finance
17 207 (11.30%) Web Services
18 200 (10.92%) Git (software)
19 198 (10.81%) iOS Development
20 189 (10.32%) BDD
21 185 (10.10%) REST
22 171 (9.33%) Degree
23 159 (8.68%) Objective-C
24 156 (8.52%) Banking
24 156 (8.52%) Front End Development
25 154 (8.41%) CSS3
26 151 (8.24%) SQL
27 150 (8.19%) C#
28 146 (7.97%) .NET
29 144 (7.86%) Retail

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills 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 67 (3.66%) CMS
2 30 (1.64%) Confluence
3 16 (0.87%) OpenStack
4 13 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 11 (0.60%) Mule
5 11 (0.60%) WordPress
6 10 (0.55%) Apache
7 9 (0.49%) ArcGIS
7 9 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.49%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.44%) JBoss
8 8 (0.44%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (0.38%) Drupal
9 7 (0.38%) GeoServer
9 7 (0.38%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.33%) SAS
11 5 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 64 (3.49%) Photoshop
2 52 (2.84%) MS Excel
3 51 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 27 (1.47%) MS Office
5 24 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (1.26%) OmniGraffle
7 12 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (0.60%) MS Visio
9 10 (0.55%) UserZoom
10 7 (0.38%) InDesign
10 7 (0.38%) InVision
10 7 (0.38%) MS Project
11 3 (0.16%) GIMP
11 3 (0.16%) Pixate
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.055%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.055%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 21 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.76%) SAP CRM
3 12 (0.66%) SAP ERP
3 12 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.66%) SDL Web 8
4 9 (0.49%) Radian6
4 9 (0.49%) Social Studio
5 8 (0.44%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.16%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.16%) Maximo
6 3 (0.16%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.11%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.11%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.055%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.055%) Magento
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.055%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 1 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (1.09%) GitHub
4 18 (0.98%) Google Play
5 17 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (0.93%) TestFlight
6 14 (0.76%) Force.com
6 14 (0.76%) Google App Engine
7 13 (0.71%) Heroku
8 11 (0.60%) SaaS
9 9 (0.49%) Office 365
9 9 (0.49%) PaaS
10 8 (0.44%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 6 (0.33%) Bluemix
12 6 (0.33%) Lucidchart
13 5 (0.27%) Boomi
14 4 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.07%) Internet
2 23 (1.26%) Network Security
3 15 (0.82%) Wireless
4 12 (0.66%) HTTP
4 12 (0.66%) VPN
5 11 (0.60%) CTI
5 11 (0.60%) DNS
6 10 (0.55%) Firewall
7 6 (0.33%) SSL
8 5 (0.27%) DVB
8 5 (0.27%) LDAP
8 5 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.27%) VoIP
8 5 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.22%) FTP
9 4 (0.22%) Wireless Security
10 3 (0.16%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.16%) MQTT
11 2 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (6.11%) MongoDB
2 99 (5.40%) SQL Server
3 55 (3.00%) SQLite
4 45 (2.46%) MySQL
4 45 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 42 (2.29%) CouchDB
6 24 (1.31%) Big Data
6 24 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 20 (1.09%) GIS
8 17 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 16 (0.87%) RDBMS
10 15 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (0.55%) Couchbase
14 9 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (0.38%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.38%) QGIS
15 7 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 200 (10.92%) Git (software)
2 95 (5.19%) JIRA
3 78 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 67 (3.66%) Selenium
5 54 (2.95%) Android Studio
6 51 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 45 (2.46%) JUnit
8 40 (2.18%) Eclipse
9 39 (2.13%) Xcode
10 36 (1.97%) Appium
10 36 (1.97%) Axure RP
11 34 (1.86%) Subversion
12 32 (1.75%) gulp
13 26 (1.42%) WebDriver
14 25 (1.36%) Visual Studio
15 24 (1.31%) Maven
16 23 (1.26%) Calabash
16 23 (1.26%) Jasmine
17 20 (1.09%) Bitbucket
18 19 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 218 (11.90%) Finance
2 156 (8.52%) Banking
3 144 (7.86%) Retail
4 87 (4.75%) Marketing
5 44 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 29 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 29 (1.58%) Publishing
7 26 (1.42%) Automotive
8 24 (1.31%) Games
9 23 (1.26%) Legal
10 22 (1.20%) Retail Banking
11 16 (0.87%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.71%) Advertising
13 11 (0.60%) Back Office
13 11 (0.60%) French Language
14 9 (0.49%) Electronics
14 9 (0.49%) Local Government
15 8 (0.44%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.27%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 829 (45.25%) Developer
2 215 (11.74%) Designer
3 195 (10.64%) Android Developer
4 152 (8.30%) iOS Developer
5 137 (7.48%) Analyst
6 129 (7.04%) UX Designer
7 127 (6.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 114 (6.22%) JavaScript Developer
9 111 (6.06%) Mobile Developer
10 110 (6.00%) Project Manager
11 104 (5.68%) Architect
12 103 (5.62%) Applications Developer
13 85 (4.64%) Tester
14 83 (4.53%) Senior Developer
15 80 (4.37%) Business Analyst
16 71 (3.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 64 (3.49%) UI Designer
18 63 (3.44%) Consultant
18 63 (3.44%) Java Developer
19 62 (3.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (25.76%) HTML
2 436 (23.80%) CSS
3 224 (12.23%) HTML5
4 220 (12.01%) AngularJS
5 207 (11.30%) Web Services
6 185 (10.10%) REST
7 154 (8.41%) CSS3
8 146 (7.97%) .NET
9 143 (7.81%) RESTful
10 128 (6.99%) JSON
11 109 (5.95%) jQuery
12 106 (5.79%) Android SDK
13 103 (5.62%) XML
14 96 (5.24%) SOAP
15 95 (5.19%) Node.js
16 91 (4.97%) React
17 68 (3.71%) Cocoa
18 65 (3.55%) Sass
19 64 (3.49%) Cocoa Touch
20 54 (2.95%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 478 (26.09%) User Experience
2 66 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 59 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (2.57%) iPhone
5 42 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (2.29%) Mobile Banking
6 35 (1.91%) Digital Media
6 35 (1.91%) Fintech
7 34 (1.86%) Animation
7 34 (1.86%) Social Media
7 34 (1.86%) Visualisation
8 29 (1.58%) iPad
9 27 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 27 (1.47%) Graphic Design
10 26 (1.42%) Algorithms
11 16 (0.87%) Smartphone
12 15 (0.82%) Blackberry
12 15 (0.82%) Smart Meter
13 12 (0.66%) Mathematics
13 12 (0.66%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 514 (28.06%) Android
2 460 (25.11%) Apple iOS
3 123 (6.71%) Windows
4 68 (3.71%) Linux
5 27 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
6 25 (1.36%) Unix
7 17 (0.93%) Ubuntu
7 17 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 16 (0.87%) CentOS
9 12 (0.66%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.44%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.33%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.11%) SUSE
13 2 (0.11%) zOS
14 1 (0.055%) Debian
14 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 943 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (17.25%) Scrum
3 247 (13.48%) TDD
4 242 (13.21%) Android Development
5 230 (12.55%) Mobile Application Development
6 226 (12.34%) Mobile Development
7 198 (10.81%) iOS Development
8 189 (10.32%) BDD
9 156 (8.52%) Front End Development
10 143 (7.81%) Web Development
11 141 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
12 138 (7.53%) Prototyping
13 134 (7.31%) E-Commerce
14 112 (6.11%) CRM
15 109 (5.95%) MVC
16 108 (5.90%) OO
17 106 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
18 105 (5.73%) Open Source
19 101 (5.51%) Wireframes
20 96 (5.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 433 (23.64%) JavaScript
2 397 (21.67%) Java
3 159 (8.68%) Objective-C
4 151 (8.24%) SQL
5 150 (8.19%) C#
6 107 (5.84%) Apple Swift
7 99 (5.40%) PHP
8 84 (4.59%) Ruby
9 56 (3.06%) Python
10 43 (2.35%) C++
11 32 (1.75%) C
12 31 (1.69%) Groovy
13 24 (1.31%) ECMAScript
13 24 (1.31%) ES6
14 22 (1.20%) Apex Code
15 18 (0.98%) Scala
16 17 (0.93%) SOQL
17 13 (0.71%) T-SQL
18 10 (0.55%) PL/SQL
19 9 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 171 (9.33%) Degree
2 79 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 62 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 20 (1.09%) PMP
6 18 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 16 (0.87%) ISEB
8 13 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (0.55%) CREST Certified
10 8 (0.44%) CISSP
10 8 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.44%) OCA
10 8 (0.44%) OCAJ
10 8 (0.44%) OCP
10 8 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.38%) CEH
12 6 (0.33%) OSCP
13 5 (0.27%) CITP
14 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (6.17%) QA
2 7 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.22%) SDET
4 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.055%) SLA
6 1 (0.055%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.055%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.15%) Docker
3 13 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.055%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.055%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.055%) XenApp
5 1 (0.055%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (2.07%) Puppet
2 18 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.82%) Ansible
4 14 (0.76%) SCCM
5 11 (0.60%) AirWatch
6 10 (0.55%) Kibana
7 7 (0.38%) logstash
7 7 (0.38%) XenMobile
8 6 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.22%) CA Wily
9 4 (0.22%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.16%) Cisco IPCC
10 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.16%) OpenAM
10 3 (0.16%) WSUS
11 2 (0.11%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.055%) CA Service Virtualization
12 1 (0.055%) CloudHub
12 1 (0.055%) Nmap
12 1 (0.055%) OPNET
Vendors
1 92 (5.02%) Microsoft
2 73 (3.98%) SAP
3 70 (3.82%) Adobe
3 70 (3.82%) Apple
4 68 (3.71%) Google
5 52 (2.84%) Xamarin
6 48 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
7 46 (2.51%) Oracle
8 29 (1.58%) Atlassian
9 28 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 12 (0.66%) HP
10 12 (0.66%) Siebel
11 10 (0.55%) Citrix
11 10 (0.55%) Twitter
12 9 (0.49%) CA
12 9 (0.49%) Conga
12 9 (0.49%) MobileIron
12 9 (0.49%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 8 (0.44%) ESRI
13 8 (0.44%) Pardot
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + permanent considered
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Aquent
Rate: Highly Competitive and Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Rate: From £28,000 to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £33,899 to £60,774 per annum or more for exceptional candidates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Rate: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £25,700 to £55,750 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Rate: From £28,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago