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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 155 137 174
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +37
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 781 807 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.46% 1.55% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.88% 5.04% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 527 357
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £373 £336
% change year-on-year
-0.67% +10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 4
Average hourly rate £34.10 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.66% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £21.39 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.28 £32.00 £43.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +48.71%

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
15988 16019 14133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.80% 30.86% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9780 9821 8497
Average daily rate £420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 635 727
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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
England -9 751 £400 - 439
London -5 402 £402 -2.66% 187
South East -54 122 £360 -10.00% 72
City of London +29 113 £400 -5.82% 53
East of England +26 50 £338 -14.28% 19
South West +12 45 £375 -24.05% 31
North West -1 45 £400 +23.07% 59
Berkshire -48 37 £400 - 22
Hampshire -3 29 £388 -18.42% 4
East Midlands +1 26 £420 +52.72% 15
Yorkshire -35 26 £325 +4.00% 25
Surrey +24 25 £413 +22.67% 8
Cambridgeshire +19 24 £320 -32.63% 8
Buckinghamshire -2 24 £325 -27.77% 11
Manchester -9 22 £383 +17.69% 33
West Midlands -2 21 £345 +24.32% 20
Scotland +3 19 £413 +10.00% 11
Hertfordshire +11 18 £375 +17.18% 2
Milton Keynes -1 18 £340 -30.25% 7
West Yorkshire -26 18 £325 +8.33% 18
Cheshire +11 16 £438 +25.00% 18
Bristol +7 16 £375 -37.50% 13
Watford +21 14 £375 -
North East +12 12 £400 - 10
Northamptonshire -3 12 £420 +61.53% 4
Gloucestershire - 12 £450 - 4
Peterborough +9 11 £250 -50.00% 1
Edinburgh 0 11 £400 +23.07% 5
Chester - 11 £450 - 4
Bradford -17 10 £325 -26.96% 1

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mobile App also 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 that cited Mobile App.

1 648 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (32.37%) Apple iOS
3 487 (31.85%) Android
4 467 (30.54%) HTML
5 414 (27.08%) JavaScript
6 376 (24.59%) CSS
7 279 (18.25%) HTML5
8 278 (18.18%) User Experience
9 263 (17.20%) Java
10 219 (14.32%) Finance
11 215 (14.06%) iOS Development
12 210 (13.73%) Scrum
13 209 (13.67%) Mobile Application Development
14 203 (13.28%) Android Development
15 201 (13.15%) Web Services
16 180 (11.77%) CSS3
17 175 (11.45%) TDD
18 168 (10.99%) .NET
19 159 (10.40%) E-Commerce
20 147 (9.61%) C#
21 146 (9.55%) jQuery
22 142 (9.29%) Windows
22 142 (9.29%) OO
23 136 (8.89%) Objective-C
24 134 (8.76%) AngularJS
25 132 (8.63%) Degree
26 131 (8.57%) Git (software)
27 112 (7.33%) Adobe
28 110 (7.19%) SQL
28 110 (7.19%) RESTful

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mobile App also 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 that cited Mobile App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (4.64%) CMS
2 58 (3.79%) Node.js
3 22 (1.44%) WordPress
4 18 (1.18%) IIS
4 18 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 14 (0.92%) Drupal
6 14 (0.92%) Umbraco
6 14 (0.92%) Confluence
7 10 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (0.59%) Apache
8 9 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (0.46%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.46%) JBoss
11 6 (0.39%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.33%) nginx
13 4 (0.26%) Lync
13 4 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 83 (5.43%) Photoshop
2 47 (3.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (1.77%) MS Office
4 20 (1.31%) MS Excel
5 15 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.72%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.52%) MS Project
7 8 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.26%) InDesign
9 4 (0.26%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.20%) Mathematica
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.13%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.065%) Maya
12 1 (0.065%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.065%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.065%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 29 (1.90%) SiteCatalyst
2 12 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.33%) Maximo
4 4 (0.26%) Magento
4 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Tridion
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.13%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.065%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.065%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.065%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.065%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.065%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.065%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.065%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (0.39%) GitHub
7 5 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (0.33%) ElastiCache
7 5 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.26%) SaaS
9 3 (0.20%) Office 365
9 3 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.13%) Heroku
11 1 (0.065%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.065%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.065%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.065%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.07%) HTTP
2 41 (2.68%) Internet
3 17 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.05%) 3G
4 16 (1.05%) SSL
4 16 (1.05%) Wireshark
5 11 (0.72%) Wireless
5 11 (0.72%) 4G
5 11 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (0.72%) DNS
5 11 (0.72%) HTTPS
5 11 (0.72%) Bluetooth
6 10 (0.65%) SDH
6 10 (0.65%) 2G
6 10 (0.65%) 2.5G
7 6 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.33%) NFC
8 5 (0.33%) Network Security
8 5 (0.33%) SMS
8 5 (0.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.45%) MySQL
3 20 (1.31%) NoSQL
4 19 (1.24%) SQLite
5 18 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 13 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.46%) DB2
9 5 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.33%) Big Data
10 4 (0.26%) Redis
10 4 (0.26%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.20%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 131 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 69 (4.51%) JIRA
3 59 (3.86%) Selenium
3 59 (3.86%) Subversion
4 55 (3.60%) Jenkins
5 54 (3.53%) Cucumber
6 45 (2.94%) Calabash
6 45 (2.94%) Xcode
7 31 (2.03%) Visual Studio
8 29 (1.90%) JUnit
9 25 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (1.64%) Android Studio
10 23 (1.50%) Axure RP
11 22 (1.44%) TeamCity
11 22 (1.44%) Maven
12 21 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 21 (1.37%) Appium
13 19 (1.24%) Eclipse
14 18 (1.18%) Mercurial
15 17 (1.11%) Robolectric
General
1 219 (14.32%) Finance
2 105 (6.87%) Banking
3 83 (5.43%) Marketing
4 73 (4.77%) Retail
5 44 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 38 (2.49%) Games
7 27 (1.77%) Publishing
8 25 (1.64%) Advertising
9 21 (1.37%) Automotive
10 13 (0.85%) Electronics
10 13 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.78%) Arabic Language
12 11 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 11 (0.72%) Law
13 10 (0.65%) Legal
13 10 (0.65%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.52%) Back Office
15 7 (0.46%) Local Government
16 5 (0.33%) Dutch Language
16 5 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 720 (47.09%) Developer
2 144 (9.42%) Analyst
3 142 (9.29%) Mobile Developer
4 129 (8.44%) Designer
5 125 (8.18%) iOS Developer
6 118 (7.72%) Android Developer
7 98 (6.41%) Project Manager
8 90 (5.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 85 (5.56%) Architect
10 78 (5.10%) Senior Developer
11 75 (4.91%) Business Analyst
12 67 (4.38%) Tester
13 65 (4.25%) UX Designer
14 55 (3.60%) Front-End Developer
15 54 (3.53%) Applications Developer
16 53 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
17 48 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
18 44 (2.88%) Test Analyst
19 37 (2.42%) .NET Developer
20 36 (2.35%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (30.54%) HTML
2 376 (24.59%) CSS
3 279 (18.25%) HTML5
4 201 (13.15%) Web Services
5 180 (11.77%) CSS3
6 168 (10.99%) .NET
7 146 (9.55%) jQuery
8 134 (8.76%) AngularJS
9 110 (7.19%) RESTful
10 99 (6.47%) XML
11 96 (6.28%) JSON
12 89 (5.82%) REST
13 64 (4.19%) Android SDK
14 62 (4.05%) iOS SDK
15 60 (3.92%) ASP.NET
16 54 (3.53%) SOAP
17 53 (3.47%) Backbone.js
18 50 (3.27%) Ajax
19 49 (3.20%) PhoneGap
20 46 (3.01%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 278 (18.18%) User Experience
2 83 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (5.23%) iPhone
4 56 (3.66%) iPad
5 53 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 53 (3.47%) Social Media
6 51 (3.34%) Open Source
7 33 (2.16%) Client/Server
7 33 (2.16%) Blackberry
8 30 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
9 28 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.70%) Mobile Payment
11 24 (1.57%) Graphic Design
12 20 (1.31%) Management Information System
13 17 (1.11%) PKI
13 17 (1.11%) Digital Media
14 16 (1.05%) Data Structures
15 14 (0.92%) Animation
16 13 (0.85%) Online Banking
17 12 (0.78%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 495 (32.37%) Apple iOS
2 487 (31.85%) Android
3 142 (9.29%) Windows
4 89 (5.82%) Linux
5 52 (3.40%) Windows Phone
6 44 (2.88%) UNIX
7 34 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
8 31 (2.03%) Mac OS X
9 22 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 15 (0.98%) Windows Phone 8
12 10 (0.65%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.65%) Solaris
13 7 (0.46%) webOS
13 7 (0.46%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
14 3 (0.20%) VME
15 2 (0.13%) Debian
16 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.065%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 648 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (14.06%) iOS Development
3 210 (13.73%) Scrum
4 209 (13.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 203 (13.28%) Android Development
6 175 (11.45%) TDD
7 159 (10.40%) E-Commerce
8 142 (9.29%) OO
9 93 (6.08%) MVC
10 89 (5.82%) BDD
11 84 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
12 82 (5.36%) Project Management
13 76 (4.97%) Analytics
14 71 (4.64%) Software Engineering
15 67 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 65 (4.25%) Web Development
17 57 (3.73%) Waterfall
18 55 (3.60%) User Stories
19 53 (3.47%) Automated Testing
20 51 (3.34%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 414 (27.08%) JavaScript
2 263 (17.20%) Java
3 147 (9.61%) C#
4 136 (8.89%) Objective-C
5 110 (7.19%) SQL
6 107 (7.00%) PHP
7 69 (4.51%) Ruby
8 47 (3.07%) Python
9 35 (2.29%) C++
10 31 (2.03%) C
11 25 (1.64%) Perl
12 13 (0.85%) XPath
13 11 (0.72%) Scala
13 11 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 9 (0.59%) Apex Code
14 9 (0.59%) XAML
14 9 (0.59%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.39%) Clojure
16 5 (0.33%) PHP5
16 5 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 132 (8.63%) Degree
2 39 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.22%) ISEB
4 21 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 15 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 15 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.26%) OCAJ
10 4 (0.26%) OCP
10 4 (0.26%) OCA
10 4 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.26%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.20%) PhD
11 3 (0.20%) CCSP
11 3 (0.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.04%) QA
2 10 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.52%) SLA
4 5 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
5 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.78%) Firmware
3 11 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.33%) NFS
6 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.065%) HDFS
8 1 (0.065%) iptables
8 1 (0.065%) NDS
Systems Management
1 19 (1.24%) Puppet
2 16 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.85%) Ansible
4 11 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.39%) SCCM
6 4 (0.26%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.20%) OpenView
7 3 (0.20%) Netcool
7 3 (0.20%) Nagios
7 3 (0.20%) yum
7 3 (0.20%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.13%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.065%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (0.065%) SCOM
9 1 (0.065%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.065%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.065%) logstash
9 1 (0.065%) Salt
9 1 (0.065%) Kibana
Vendors
1 112 (7.33%) Adobe
2 82 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 79 (5.17%) Google
4 49 (3.20%) Apple
5 41 (2.68%) Oracle
6 33 (2.16%) Xamarin
7 26 (1.70%) VMware
8 25 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 21 (1.37%) SAP
10 16 (1.05%) Citrix
11 15 (0.98%) F5
11 15 (0.98%) Twitter
12 13 (0.85%) Facebook
12 13 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (0.78%) HP
13 12 (0.78%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.65%) Appcelerator
15 9 (0.59%) Atlassian
15 9 (0.59%) IBM
16 8 (0.52%) ATG
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £550 - 600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ConSol Partners
Rate: From £175 to £200 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
JD & Co Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day contract - permanent salaries offer equity!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: 400 to 450 per day GBP
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Rate: From £380 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago