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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 151 150 125
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 888 816 921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.66% 1.51% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.01% 4.72% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 550 613
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 5
Median hourly rate £37.99 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.14 £30.10 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.10 £48.19 £55.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +86.81%

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
17737 17281 17007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.07% 31.88% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11534 10640 10486
Median daily rate £425 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 704 736
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.17 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +10 863 £425 +6.25% 361
London +21 474 £450 +5.88% 161
South East -18 133 £385 +13.23% 44
City of London +6 73 £435 -0.57% 41
Yorkshire +40 56 £450 -6.25% 31
West Sussex -17 53 £375 +15.38% 2
West Yorkshire +43 51 £450 -6.25% 19
East of England +5 45 £400 +18.51% 20
North West -33 45 £350 -5.40% 44
Leeds +25 42 £450 -6.25% 14
West Midlands -3 35 £375 +0.67% 20
South West -26 34 £444 +10.93% 16
East Midlands +9 32 £388 -8.82% 21
Manchester -1 26 £300 -14.59% 19
Cambridgeshire +10 23 £400 +30.08% 6
Berkshire -3 23 £383 +24.89% 5
Bristol -7 21 £338 -20.58% 5
Buckinghamshire +14 19 £450 +26.76% 4
Crawley -11 19 £425 +25.00% 1
Bradford +31 16 £450 - 2
Milton Keynes +6 16 £450 +26.76% 2
Scotland -14 15 £318 -9.28% 8
Cambridge +10 14 £375 +11.11% 6
Birmingham +6 14 £325 -22.38% 7
Nottinghamshire +2 14 £415 +18.57% 8
Gatwick +8 13 £375 +15.38%
Hampshire +7 13 £336 -7.87% 9
Cheshire -25 13 £413 +13.01% 9
Worthing -28 13 £300 -31.42%
Nottingham +2 12 £415 -19.02% 7

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 855 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (26.88%) HTML
3 449 (26.58%) User Experience
4 445 (26.35%) Android
5 442 (26.17%) JavaScript
6 428 (25.34%) CSS
7 385 (22.79%) Apple iOS
8 369 (21.85%) Java
9 280 (16.58%) Scrum
10 223 (13.20%) HTML5
11 222 (13.14%) Android Development
12 218 (12.91%) Finance
13 215 (12.73%) AngularJS
14 212 (12.55%) Mobile Application Development
15 207 (12.26%) Mobile Development
16 191 (11.31%) TDD
17 180 (10.66%) iOS Development
18 167 (9.89%) Git (software)
18 167 (9.89%) Front End Development
19 165 (9.77%) BDD
19 165 (9.77%) CSS3
20 163 (9.65%) REST
21 160 (9.47%) Banking
22 159 (9.41%) Web Development
23 153 (9.06%) Degree
24 151 (8.94%) Web Services
25 140 (8.29%) RESTful
26 135 (7.99%) Retail
27 128 (7.58%) .NET
28 126 (7.46%) C#

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 86 (5.09%) Node.js
2 72 (4.26%) CMS
3 21 (1.24%) Confluence
4 15 (0.89%) WordPress
5 13 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (0.65%) JBoss
6 11 (0.65%) Mule
7 10 (0.59%) Apache
7 10 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (0.59%) OpenStack
7 10 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 10 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.53%) ArcGIS
8 9 (0.53%) Drupal
9 8 (0.47%) SAS
10 7 (0.41%) GeoServer
11 6 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.36%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 59 (3.49%) Photoshop
2 47 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 45 (2.66%) MS Excel
4 23 (1.36%) MS Office
5 18 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
7 10 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.53%) MS Visio
9 8 (0.47%) MS Project
10 5 (0.30%) InDesign
11 2 (0.12%) GIMP
12 1 (0.059%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.059%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.59%) WebTrends
3 9 (0.53%) SAP CRM
4 8 (0.47%) SDL Web 8
5 7 (0.41%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.18%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.18%) Maximo
8 2 (0.12%) BigMachines
8 2 (0.12%) Magento
8 2 (0.12%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 1 (0.059%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.059%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.059%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 64 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.18%) GitHub
4 18 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.01%) Google Play
6 14 (0.83%) SaaS
7 13 (0.77%) Force.com
7 13 (0.77%) Google App Engine
7 13 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (0.65%) Heroku
8 11 (0.65%) Office 365
9 9 (0.53%) Google Analytics
9 9 (0.53%) PaaS
10 8 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.36%) Bluemix
12 5 (0.30%) Boomi
13 4 (0.24%) AdWords
13 4 (0.24%) IaaS
13 4 (0.24%) Lucidchart
14 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.01%) Internet
2 22 (1.30%) Network Security
3 17 (1.01%) Firewall
4 16 (0.95%) DNS
5 14 (0.83%) VPN
5 14 (0.83%) Wireless
6 10 (0.59%) HTTP
7 8 (0.47%) SSL
7 8 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.30%) FTP
8 5 (0.30%) Junos
9 4 (0.24%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.24%) CTI
9 4 (0.24%) DVB
9 4 (0.24%) Wireless Security
10 3 (0.18%) LDAP
10 3 (0.18%) MQTT
10 3 (0.18%) Skype
10 3 (0.18%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (5.92%) MongoDB
2 88 (5.21%) SQL Server
3 50 (2.96%) NoSQL
4 30 (1.78%) CouchDB
4 30 (1.78%) MySQL
4 30 (1.78%) Relational Database
5 23 (1.36%) Big Data
6 21 (1.24%) GIS
7 20 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (1.07%) SQLite
9 17 (1.01%) RDBMS
10 13 (0.77%) Couchbase
10 13 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.41%) QGIS
12 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (0.36%) Redis
14 5 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 167 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 78 (4.62%) JIRA
3 76 (4.50%) Jenkins
4 71 (4.20%) Selenium
5 55 (3.26%) Cucumber
6 52 (3.08%) Android Studio
7 43 (2.55%) Eclipse
7 43 (2.55%) JUnit
8 38 (2.25%) Appium
8 38 (2.25%) Subversion
9 36 (2.13%) Xcode
10 34 (2.01%) Axure RP
11 30 (1.78%) Maven
12 29 (1.72%) WebDriver
13 22 (1.30%) Visual Studio
14 21 (1.24%) Bitbucket
15 20 (1.18%) gulp
16 15 (0.89%) Jasmine
17 14 (0.83%) Calabash
18 13 (0.77%) Grunt
General
1 218 (12.91%) Finance
2 160 (9.47%) Banking
3 135 (7.99%) Retail
4 76 (4.50%) Marketing
5 37 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 28 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.60%) Games
7 27 (1.60%) Legal
8 25 (1.48%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.30%) Publishing
10 21 (1.24%) Automotive
11 14 (0.83%) Retail Banking
12 13 (0.77%) Electronics
12 13 (0.77%) French Language
13 12 (0.71%) Advertising
14 11 (0.65%) Local Government
15 10 (0.59%) Back Office
15 10 (0.59%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.36%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 785 (46.48%) Developer
2 195 (11.55%) Designer
3 172 (10.18%) Android Developer
4 139 (8.23%) iOS Developer
5 138 (8.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 121 (7.16%) JavaScript Developer
7 117 (6.93%) UX Designer
8 109 (6.45%) Analyst
8 109 (6.45%) Project Manager
9 107 (6.34%) Mobile Developer
10 99 (5.86%) Applications Developer
11 96 (5.68%) Architect
12 68 (4.03%) Tester
12 68 (4.03%) UI Developer
13 65 (3.85%) Business Analyst
13 65 (3.85%) Java Developer
13 65 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 62 (3.67%) Web Developer
15 59 (3.49%) UI Designer
16 56 (3.32%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (26.88%) HTML
2 428 (25.34%) CSS
3 223 (13.20%) HTML5
4 215 (12.73%) AngularJS
5 165 (9.77%) CSS3
6 163 (9.65%) REST
7 151 (8.94%) Web Services
8 140 (8.29%) RESTful
9 128 (7.58%) .NET
10 114 (6.75%) JSON
11 108 (6.39%) jQuery
12 99 (5.86%) Android SDK
13 89 (5.27%) React
14 86 (5.09%) XML
15 79 (4.68%) SOAP
16 64 (3.79%) Sass
17 57 (3.37%) ASP.NET
18 55 (3.26%) Backbone.js
19 51 (3.02%) LESS
20 49 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 449 (26.58%) User Experience
2 58 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 37 (2.19%) Visualisation
5 36 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (2.07%) Digital Media
7 34 (2.01%) iPhone
7 34 (2.01%) Mobile Banking
8 27 (1.60%) Animation
9 26 (1.54%) Fintech
9 26 (1.54%) Social Media
10 23 (1.36%) iPad
11 22 (1.30%) Graphic Design
12 21 (1.24%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.01%) Blackberry
14 14 (0.83%) Psychology
15 13 (0.77%) Algorithms
15 13 (0.77%) Smart Meter
16 12 (0.71%) Minimum Viable Product
17 11 (0.65%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 445 (26.35%) Android
2 385 (22.79%) Apple iOS
3 118 (6.99%) Windows
4 64 (3.79%) Linux
5 36 (2.13%) Unix
6 28 (1.66%) Windows Mobile
7 14 (0.83%) Windows Phone
8 11 (0.65%) Ubuntu
9 10 (0.59%) CentOS
9 10 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.59%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.53%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.53%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.36%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.18%) Solaris
12 3 (0.18%) SUSE
13 2 (0.12%) Debian
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 855 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (16.58%) Scrum
3 222 (13.14%) Android Development
4 212 (12.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 207 (12.26%) Mobile Development
6 191 (11.31%) TDD
7 180 (10.66%) iOS Development
8 167 (9.89%) Front End Development
9 165 (9.77%) BDD
10 159 (9.41%) Web Development
11 109 (6.45%) E-Commerce
12 107 (6.34%) MVC
13 103 (6.10%) Wireframes
14 101 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
15 95 (5.62%) CRM
16 91 (5.39%) OO
17 90 (5.33%) Project Management
18 87 (5.15%) Open Source
19 84 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
20 81 (4.80%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 442 (26.17%) JavaScript
2 369 (21.85%) Java
3 126 (7.46%) C#
4 125 (7.40%) Objective-C
5 119 (7.05%) SQL
6 91 (5.39%) Apple Swift
7 89 (5.27%) PHP
8 67 (3.97%) Ruby
9 53 (3.14%) Python
10 34 (2.01%) Groovy
11 30 (1.78%) C++
12 27 (1.60%) Apex Code
13 26 (1.54%) C
14 22 (1.30%) ECMAScript
15 20 (1.18%) Scala
16 17 (1.01%) SOQL
17 16 (0.95%) ES6
18 10 (0.59%) T-SQL
19 9 (0.53%) TypeScript
20 8 (0.47%) Dart
Qualifications
1 153 (9.06%) Degree
2 84 (4.97%) Security Cleared
3 66 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 20 (1.18%) DV Cleared
6 18 (1.07%) PMP
7 14 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.59%) ISEB
9 9 (0.53%) CREST Certified
9 9 (0.53%) OCA
9 9 (0.53%) OCAJ
9 9 (0.53%) OCP
9 9 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.41%) CEH
11 6 (0.36%) CISSP
12 5 (0.30%) CITP
12 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.30%) OSCP
13 4 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (5.27%) QA
2 5 (0.30%) SDET
3 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.059%) COBIT
5 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.059%) SLA
5 1 (0.059%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.059%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.83%) Docker
3 11 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.059%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.059%) XenApp
5 1 (0.059%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (1.60%) Puppet
2 15 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.83%) SCCM
4 11 (0.65%) Ansible
5 10 (0.59%) Kibana
6 8 (0.47%) AirWatch
7 7 (0.41%) logstash
8 6 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.30%) Nessus
10 4 (0.24%) CA Wily
10 4 (0.24%) HP Fortify
10 4 (0.24%) Windows Intune
10 4 (0.24%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
11 3 (0.18%) OpenAM
11 3 (0.18%) WSUS
12 1 (0.059%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.059%) Nmap
12 1 (0.059%) OPNET
12 1 (0.059%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 94 (5.57%) Microsoft
2 66 (3.91%) Adobe
3 65 (3.85%) Google
4 60 (3.55%) Apple
5 54 (3.20%) SAP
6 42 (2.49%) Xamarin
7 38 (2.25%) Oracle
8 37 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 22 (1.30%) Atlassian
11 15 (0.89%) HP
12 12 (0.71%) Citrix
12 12 (0.71%) MobileIron
12 12 (0.71%) Siebel
13 11 (0.65%) CA
13 11 (0.65%) Tableau
14 10 (0.59%) IBM
14 10 (0.59%) Twitter
15 9 (0.53%) Splunk
16 8 (0.47%) ION Trading
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