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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 154 155 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -29
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 894 840 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.67% 1.50% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.01% 4.68% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 588 605
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 £413 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Median hourly rate £36.49 £102.01 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.23% +580.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £33.61 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £170.40 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 - £13.00

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
17832 17935 17416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.24% 31.96% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11535 11197 10680
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 £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 679 704
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +9 854 £450 +12.50% 350
London +7 487 £450 +5.88% 146
South East +11 128 £410 +26.15% 50
City of London +21 97 £463 +8.82% 27
Yorkshire +42 54 £450 -4.25% 32
East of England +46 51 £425 +9.67% 18
West Yorkshire +22 46 £450 -4.25% 23
South West 0 42 £450 +12.50% 19
West Sussex -15 41 £425 +30.76%
North West -34 37 £375 - 42
Cambridgeshire +38 35 £425 +13.33% 10
Leeds +12 29 £450 -4.25% 19
Manchester +12 25 £363 +1.75% 30
Scotland -1 24 £325 +8.33% 9
Berkshire -2 24 £400 +33.33% 15
East Midlands -14 23 £375 -0.33% 13
West Midlands -17 23 £275 -22.80% 20
Cambridge +29 22 £388 +3.33% 10
Bristol +4 22 £431 +1.47% 5
Crawley -9 18 £450 +32.35%
Bradford +27 17 £450 -
Kent +7 17 £250 - 1
Reading +4 17 £400 +18.51% 8
Tunbridge Wells +1 17 £250 -
Buckinghamshire +8 16 £425 +25.92% 4
Hampshire +17 15 £338 -7.53% 8
Birmingham 0 14 £150 -64.17% 4
Edinburgh -3 14 £406 +56.25% 3
Milton Keynes +7 12 £438 +16.66% 2
Surrey +3 11 £413 +37.50% 10

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 904 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (27.34%) Android
3 477 (26.89%) User Experience
4 452 (25.48%) HTML
5 428 (24.13%) Apple iOS
6 424 (23.90%) JavaScript
7 413 (23.28%) CSS
8 391 (22.04%) Java
9 298 (16.80%) Scrum
10 241 (13.59%) Android Development
11 222 (12.51%) Mobile Application Development
12 216 (12.18%) TDD
13 214 (12.06%) Finance
14 213 (12.01%) HTML5
15 212 (11.95%) Mobile Development
16 206 (11.61%) AngularJS
17 191 (10.77%) iOS Development
18 187 (10.54%) Web Services
19 182 (10.26%) Git (software)
20 181 (10.20%) REST
21 173 (9.75%) BDD
22 158 (8.91%) Front End Development
23 156 (8.79%) Banking
24 154 (8.68%) Degree
25 153 (8.62%) CSS3
26 147 (8.29%) Web Development
27 146 (8.23%) C#
28 144 (8.12%) SQL
28 144 (8.12%) Objective-C
29 143 (8.06%) 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 (3.78%) CMS
2 26 (1.47%) Confluence
3 16 (0.90%) WordPress
4 14 (0.79%) OpenStack
5 13 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 12 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (0.68%) SharePoint
7 11 (0.62%) Apache
7 11 (0.62%) Mule
7 11 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.56%) JBoss
9 8 (0.45%) ArcGIS
9 8 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (0.45%) Drupal
10 7 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (0.39%) GeoServer
10 7 (0.39%) Joomla!
10 7 (0.39%) SAS
10 7 (0.39%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 63 (3.55%) Photoshop
2 51 (2.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 51 (2.87%) MS Excel
3 28 (1.58%) MS Office
4 24 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 18 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
6 12 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.56%) UserZoom
8 9 (0.51%) InVision
8 9 (0.51%) MS Visio
9 8 (0.45%) MS Project
10 6 (0.34%) InDesign
11 3 (0.17%) GIMP
12 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.056%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.056%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 21 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.79%) SAP CRM
2 14 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.68%) SAP ERP
4 10 (0.56%) SDL Web 8
4 10 (0.56%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.17%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.17%) Maximo
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.11%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.11%) Magento
6 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.11%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.11%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.056%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 78 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (1.13%) GitHub
3 20 (1.13%) Google Play
4 14 (0.79%) SaaS
5 13 (0.73%) TestFlight
6 12 (0.68%) Force.com
6 12 (0.68%) Google App Engine
6 12 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.62%) Heroku
7 11 (0.62%) PaaS
8 9 (0.51%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.51%) Office 365
9 7 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 7 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.34%) Bluemix
11 5 (0.28%) Boomi
12 4 (0.23%) IaaS
12 4 (0.23%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.97%) Internet
2 24 (1.35%) Network Security
3 14 (0.79%) Wireless
4 12 (0.68%) Firewall
4 12 (0.68%) HTTP
5 11 (0.62%) DNS
6 8 (0.45%) VPN
7 6 (0.34%) SSL
7 6 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.28%) DVB
8 5 (0.28%) FTP
8 5 (0.28%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.23%) CTI
9 4 (0.23%) LDAP
9 4 (0.23%) Wireless Security
10 3 (0.17%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.17%) MQTT
10 3 (0.17%) VoIP
11 2 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (5.98%) MongoDB
2 93 (5.24%) SQL Server
3 43 (2.42%) NoSQL
4 41 (2.31%) MySQL
5 38 (2.14%) SQLite
6 37 (2.09%) CouchDB
7 26 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 24 (1.35%) Big Data
9 22 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (1.13%) GIS
11 16 (0.90%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
12 13 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.56%) Couchbase
15 9 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (0.39%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.39%) QGIS
16 7 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 182 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 85 (4.79%) JIRA
3 75 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 70 (3.95%) Selenium
5 58 (3.27%) Android Studio
6 53 (2.99%) Cucumber
7 46 (2.59%) Eclipse
8 43 (2.42%) JUnit
9 39 (2.20%) Axure RP
10 38 (2.14%) Xcode
11 36 (2.03%) Subversion
12 34 (1.92%) Appium
13 28 (1.58%) Maven
13 28 (1.58%) WebDriver
14 22 (1.24%) gulp
15 21 (1.18%) Visual Studio
16 20 (1.13%) Bitbucket
17 18 (1.01%) Gradle
18 17 (0.96%) Mercurial
19 16 (0.90%) Jasmine
General
1 214 (12.06%) Finance
2 156 (8.79%) Banking
3 143 (8.06%) Retail
4 82 (4.62%) Marketing
5 38 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 28 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 26 (1.47%) Automotive
8 25 (1.41%) Legal
8 25 (1.41%) Publishing
9 22 (1.24%) Games
10 20 (1.13%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.07%) Retail Banking
12 13 (0.73%) Advertising
13 12 (0.68%) Electronics
14 11 (0.62%) Back Office
14 11 (0.62%) French Language
14 11 (0.62%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.51%) Local Government
16 7 (0.39%) Front Office
17 5 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 813 (45.83%) Developer
2 209 (11.78%) Designer
3 196 (11.05%) Android Developer
4 147 (8.29%) iOS Developer
5 128 (7.22%) UX Designer
6 127 (7.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 117 (6.60%) Analyst
8 115 (6.48%) Project Manager
9 114 (6.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 102 (5.75%) Mobile Developer
11 100 (5.64%) Applications Developer
11 100 (5.64%) Architect
12 79 (4.45%) Senior Developer
12 79 (4.45%) Tester
13 68 (3.83%) Java Developer
14 67 (3.78%) Business Analyst
15 63 (3.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 63 (3.55%) UI Designer
16 59 (3.33%) Consultant
17 56 (3.16%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (25.48%) HTML
2 413 (23.28%) CSS
3 213 (12.01%) HTML5
4 206 (11.61%) AngularJS
5 187 (10.54%) Web Services
6 181 (10.20%) REST
7 153 (8.62%) CSS3
8 138 (7.78%) .NET
9 135 (7.61%) RESTful
10 114 (6.43%) JSON
11 111 (6.26%) jQuery
12 110 (6.20%) Android SDK
13 92 (5.19%) React
14 89 (5.02%) Node.js
15 88 (4.96%) XML
16 85 (4.79%) SOAP
17 65 (3.66%) Sass
18 63 (3.55%) Cocoa
19 58 (3.27%) Cocoa Touch
20 55 (3.10%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 477 (26.89%) User Experience
2 63 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (2.93%) Computer Science
4 42 (2.37%) iPhone
5 40 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
7 37 (2.09%) Digital Media
8 35 (1.97%) Visualisation
9 33 (1.86%) Animation
10 32 (1.80%) Fintech
11 28 (1.58%) iPad
12 27 (1.52%) Data Structures
12 27 (1.52%) Graphic Design
13 24 (1.35%) Algorithms
14 22 (1.24%) Social Media
15 15 (0.85%) Blackberry
15 15 (0.85%) Psychology
15 15 (0.85%) Smart Meter
15 15 (0.85%) Smartphone
16 12 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 485 (27.34%) Android
2 428 (24.13%) Apple iOS
3 120 (6.76%) Windows
4 69 (3.89%) Linux
5 29 (1.63%) Unix
6 28 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
7 16 (0.90%) Windows Phone
8 15 (0.85%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.79%) CentOS
10 10 (0.56%) Windows Server
11 9 (0.51%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.39%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.34%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.23%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.11%) Solaris
16 2 (0.11%) SUSE
17 1 (0.056%) Debian
17 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.056%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (16.80%) Scrum
3 241 (13.59%) Android Development
4 222 (12.51%) Mobile Application Development
5 216 (12.18%) TDD
6 212 (11.95%) Mobile Development
7 191 (10.77%) iOS Development
8 173 (9.75%) BDD
9 158 (8.91%) Front End Development
10 147 (8.29%) Web Development
11 130 (7.33%) Prototyping
12 127 (7.16%) E-Commerce
13 126 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
14 110 (6.20%) CRM
14 110 (6.20%) MVC
15 105 (5.92%) OO
15 105 (5.92%) Wireframes
16 104 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
17 103 (5.81%) Project Management
18 100 (5.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 424 (23.90%) JavaScript
2 391 (22.04%) Java
3 146 (8.23%) C#
4 144 (8.12%) Objective-C
4 144 (8.12%) SQL
5 99 (5.58%) Apple Swift
6 97 (5.47%) PHP
7 78 (4.40%) Ruby
8 52 (2.93%) Python
9 38 (2.14%) C++
10 31 (1.75%) Groovy
11 30 (1.69%) C
12 26 (1.47%) Apex Code
13 25 (1.41%) ECMAScript
14 19 (1.07%) ES6
15 18 (1.01%) Scala
16 17 (0.96%) SOQL
17 12 (0.68%) T-SQL
18 11 (0.62%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 154 (8.68%) Degree
2 79 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 62 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 18 (1.01%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.01%) PMP
6 13 (0.73%) ISEB
6 13 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (0.56%) CREST Certified
8 9 (0.51%) CISSP
9 8 (0.45%) OCA
9 8 (0.45%) OCAJ
9 8 (0.45%) OCP
9 8 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.39%) CEH
10 7 (0.39%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.34%) OSCP
12 5 (0.28%) CITP
13 4 (0.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (5.64%) QA
2 7 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.28%) SDET
4 4 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.056%) SLA
7 1 (0.056%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.056%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.13%) Docker
3 11 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.056%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.056%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.056%) XenApp
5 1 (0.056%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (1.92%) Puppet
2 17 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.79%) SCCM
4 13 (0.73%) Ansible
5 10 (0.56%) Kibana
6 9 (0.51%) AirWatch
7 7 (0.39%) logstash
8 6 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.28%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.23%) CA Wily
10 4 (0.23%) HP Fortify
11 3 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
11 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.17%) Nessus
11 3 (0.17%) OpenAM
11 3 (0.17%) WSUS
12 2 (0.11%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.056%) CA Service Virtualization
13 1 (0.056%) CloudHub
13 1 (0.056%) Terraform
Vendors
1 94 (5.30%) Microsoft
2 71 (4.00%) SAP
3 70 (3.95%) Adobe
4 68 (3.83%) Google
5 66 (3.72%) Apple
6 46 (2.59%) Oracle
7 45 (2.54%) Xamarin
8 38 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (1.47%) Atlassian
9 26 (1.47%) Red Hat
10 13 (0.73%) HP
11 12 (0.68%) Siebel
12 10 (0.56%) MobileIron
12 10 (0.56%) Twitter
13 9 (0.51%) CA
13 9 (0.51%) ION Trading
14 8 (0.45%) Citrix
14 8 (0.45%) IBM
14 8 (0.45%) Sitecore
14 8 (0.45%) Splunk
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadcaster, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £320 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Make positive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £28,000 to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago