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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 150 124 152
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +28
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 850 948 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.49% 1.73% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.71% 5.43% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 579 479
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 10
Average hourly rate £30.50 £15.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.33% -47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £12.50 £26.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.85 £50.10 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £12.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+143.13% -55.26%

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
18056 17465 16882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.65% 31.94% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11374 10594 10000
Average daily rate £418 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 671 742
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +5.57%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -26 820 £400 +0.06% 398
London -20 448 £425 +6.25% 192
City of London -4 133 £425 +1.49% 40
South East -71 108 £345 +6.15% 46
North West +29 73 £373 +49.00% 65
South West +16 54 £400 +14.28% 18
Cheshire +21 37 £370 +124.24% 33
North East +10 37 £404 +144.69% 3
Tyne and Wear +9 33 £410 +148.48% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 33 £410 +148.48% 2
Berkshire -33 31 £310 -0.80% 7
Chester +14 29 £370 +68.18% 15
East of England -28 28 £388 -8.82% 23
East Midlands +9 27 £300 +9.09% 8
West Midlands -5 24 £325 - 22
Yorkshire -41 21 £400 +6.66% 20
Bristol +8 20 £475 +35.71% 9
West Yorkshire -28 20 £400 +6.66% 15
Leeds -18 19 £413 +10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -22 19 £350 +7.69% 2
Scotland -5 17 £300 - 22
West Sussex +4 16 £325 -7.14% 2
Manchester -11 16 £375 -16.66% 23
Edinburgh -6 14 £253 -22.30% 11
Milton Keynes -12 14 £350 +12.00%
Kent -12 13 £475 +35.71% 1
Crawley - 12 £333 - 2
Cambridgeshire +4 11 £375 -11.76% 9
Reading -5 11 £355 +42.00%
Tunbridge Wells -5 11 - -

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 841 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (36.06%) Apple iOS
3 603 (35.47%) Android
4 461 (27.12%) HTML
5 423 (24.88%) JavaScript
6 406 (23.88%) User Experience
7 393 (23.12%) CSS
8 340 (20.00%) Java
9 338 (19.88%) iOS Development
10 332 (19.53%) Android Development
11 275 (16.18%) Mobile Application Development
12 264 (15.53%) Scrum
13 254 (14.94%) HTML5
14 243 (14.29%) Mobile Development
15 242 (14.24%) Web Services
16 224 (13.18%) TDD
17 218 (12.82%) Finance
18 202 (11.88%) E-Commerce
19 201 (11.82%) JSON
20 189 (11.12%) Objective-C
21 174 (10.24%) Git (software)
22 171 (10.06%) C#
23 170 (10.00%) Degree
24 169 (9.94%) REST
25 158 (9.29%) OO
26 155 (9.12%) XML
27 151 (8.88%) CSS3
28 146 (8.59%) .NET
29 141 (8.29%) jQuery
30 131 (7.71%) Continuous Integration

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 69 (4.06%) CMS
2 67 (3.94%) Node.js
3 28 (1.65%) Confluence
4 27 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 24 (1.41%) Apache
5 24 (1.41%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.00%) Umbraco
6 17 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.88%) IIS
8 14 (0.82%) Drupal
9 12 (0.71%) Lync
10 9 (0.53%) WordPress
10 9 (0.53%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.47%) SharePoint
11 8 (0.47%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.41%) JBoss
13 6 (0.35%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 64 (3.76%) Photoshop
2 34 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (1.82%) MS Excel
4 17 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.71%) MS Office
6 10 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.41%) MS Project
8 6 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.12%) Mingle
9 2 (0.12%) InDesign
10 1 (0.059%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.059%) Maya
10 1 (0.059%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.059%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.41%) Tridion
3 5 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.24%) Maximo
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.18%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.12%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.12%) Magento
6 2 (0.12%) Optimost
6 2 (0.12%) Radian6
7 1 (0.059%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.059%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.059%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.059%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 62 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.18%) Adobe Analytics
4 18 (1.06%) GitHub
4 18 (1.06%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.41%) SaaS
7 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.24%) Heroku
8 4 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.12%) Force.com
9 2 (0.12%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.12%) Office 365
10 1 (0.059%) Route 53
10 1 (0.059%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.059%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.71%) Internet
2 20 (1.18%) HTTP
3 16 (0.94%) 3G
4 14 (0.82%) Bluetooth
5 13 (0.76%) Firewall
5 13 (0.76%) 4G
6 12 (0.71%) Wireshark
6 12 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.65%) Wireless
8 10 (0.59%) 2G
8 10 (0.59%) 2.5G
8 10 (0.59%) DNS
8 10 (0.59%) SDH
9 9 (0.53%) VPN
10 8 (0.47%) Intranet
11 7 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.35%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.29%) SSL
13 5 (0.29%) LTE
14 4 (0.24%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.88%) MySQL
3 40 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 37 (2.18%) NoSQL
5 34 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 32 (1.88%) SQLite
7 28 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (1.12%) DB2
9 16 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (0.88%) CouchDB
10 15 (0.88%) Redis
10 15 (0.88%) Big Data
11 12 (0.71%) Couchbase
12 10 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.47%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.41%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.29%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.24%) Apache Hive
17 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 174 (10.24%) Git (software)
2 69 (4.06%) Jenkins
3 66 (3.88%) JIRA
4 65 (3.82%) Cucumber
5 58 (3.41%) Selenium
6 52 (3.06%) Subversion
7 41 (2.41%) Xcode
8 37 (2.18%) Calabash
9 35 (2.06%) Appium
10 28 (1.65%) Maven
11 23 (1.35%) JUnit
11 23 (1.35%) Eclipse
12 22 (1.29%) Android Studio
12 22 (1.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 20 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (1.12%) NUnit
15 17 (1.00%) Axure RP
16 16 (0.94%) WebDriver
17 15 (0.88%) Visual Studio
18 12 (0.71%) Mercurial
General
1 218 (12.82%) Finance
2 105 (6.18%) Retail
3 95 (5.59%) Marketing
4 70 (4.12%) Banking
5 58 (3.41%) Games
6 42 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.35%) Automotive
8 20 (1.18%) Publishing
9 18 (1.06%) Legal
10 15 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.76%) Advertising
11 13 (0.76%) Retail Banking
12 12 (0.71%) Arabic Language
12 12 (0.71%) Electronics
13 9 (0.53%) Back Office
13 9 (0.53%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.47%) Local Government
15 4 (0.24%) Law
16 2 (0.12%) Billing
16 2 (0.12%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 863 (50.76%) Developer
2 203 (11.94%) iOS Developer
3 200 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
4 194 (11.41%) Android Developer
5 157 (9.24%) Designer
6 129 (7.59%) Architect
7 127 (7.47%) Analyst
8 99 (5.82%) Project Manager
9 98 (5.76%) UX Designer
10 94 (5.53%) Senior Developer
11 87 (5.12%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 70 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
12 70 (4.12%) Tester
13 69 (4.06%) Applications Developer
14 60 (3.53%) Business Analyst
15 55 (3.24%) Java Developer
16 54 (3.18%) Front-End Developer
17 50 (2.94%) Test Analyst
17 50 (2.94%) Consultant
18 48 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (27.12%) HTML
2 393 (23.12%) CSS
3 254 (14.94%) HTML5
4 242 (14.24%) Web Services
5 201 (11.82%) JSON
6 169 (9.94%) REST
7 155 (9.12%) XML
8 151 (8.88%) CSS3
9 146 (8.59%) .NET
10 141 (8.29%) jQuery
11 128 (7.53%) AngularJS
12 116 (6.82%) Android SDK
13 112 (6.59%) RESTful
14 93 (5.47%) SOAP
15 83 (4.88%) Ajax
16 81 (4.76%) iOS SDK
17 61 (3.59%) Cocoa
18 59 (3.47%) ASP.NET
19 53 (3.12%) Spring
20 50 (2.94%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 406 (23.88%) User Experience
2 75 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (4.29%) iPhone
4 62 (3.65%) Social Media
4 62 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 59 (3.47%) iPad
6 52 (3.06%) Blackberry
7 31 (1.82%) Graphic Design
8 23 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.24%) Animation
9 21 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.06%) Digital Media
11 17 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
12 13 (0.76%) Social Network
13 12 (0.71%) Visualisation
13 12 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 12 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
14 10 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
15 9 (0.53%) DTV
16 8 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 613 (36.06%) Apple iOS
2 603 (35.47%) Android
3 121 (7.12%) Windows
4 86 (5.06%) Linux
5 38 (2.24%) UNIX
6 32 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
7 30 (1.76%) Windows Phone
8 15 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 13 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.76%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
12 4 (0.24%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.24%) Solaris
13 3 (0.18%) webOS
13 3 (0.18%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
14 2 (0.12%) AIX
14 2 (0.12%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.059%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 841 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (19.88%) iOS Development
3 332 (19.53%) Android Development
4 275 (16.18%) Mobile Application Development
5 264 (15.53%) Scrum
6 243 (14.29%) Mobile Development
7 224 (13.18%) TDD
8 202 (11.88%) E-Commerce
9 158 (9.29%) OO
10 131 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
11 128 (7.53%) BDD
12 100 (5.88%) MVC
13 99 (5.82%) Project Management
14 97 (5.71%) Open Source
15 93 (5.47%) Software Engineering
16 83 (4.88%) Analytics
17 80 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
18 78 (4.59%) Automated Testing
19 77 (4.53%) Web Development
20 72 (4.24%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 423 (24.88%) JavaScript
2 340 (20.00%) Java
3 189 (11.12%) Objective-C
4 171 (10.06%) C#
5 109 (6.41%) SQL
6 89 (5.24%) C++
7 75 (4.41%) Ruby
8 56 (3.29%) PHP
9 40 (2.35%) Python
10 35 (2.06%) Apple Swift
11 25 (1.47%) C
12 22 (1.29%) Scala
13 17 (1.00%) Perl
14 15 (0.88%) Bash Shell
15 14 (0.82%) T-SQL
16 12 (0.71%) ActionScript
17 10 (0.59%) TypeScript
18 8 (0.47%) XAML
19 7 (0.41%) ECMAScript
19 7 (0.41%) Dart
Qualifications
1 170 (10.00%) Degree
2 41 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.12%) ISEB
4 16 (0.94%) DV Cleared
5 15 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.29%) OCP
8 5 (0.29%) OCA
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.29%) OCAJ
9 4 (0.24%) CISSP
9 4 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.18%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.18%) CISA
10 3 (0.18%) CISM
11 2 (0.12%) CEH
11 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.71%) QA
2 6 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.059%) WCAG
3 1 (0.059%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.29%) Docker
3 4 (0.24%) Varnish
4 2 (0.12%) Firmware
4 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.12%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.059%) iptables
5 1 (0.059%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.059%) NFS
5 1 (0.059%) NDS
Systems Management
1 30 (1.76%) Puppet
2 25 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.18%) Ansible
4 11 (0.65%) AirWatch
5 8 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.29%) SCCM
7 4 (0.24%) CA LISA
8 3 (0.18%) Nessus
8 3 (0.18%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.12%) logstash
9 2 (0.12%) Salt
9 2 (0.12%) Kibana
9 2 (0.12%) yum
10 1 (0.059%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.059%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.059%) SCOM
10 1 (0.059%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.059%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.059%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.059%) Iperf
Vendors
1 103 (6.06%) Adobe
2 99 (5.82%) Microsoft
3 93 (5.47%) Google
4 57 (3.35%) Oracle
5 51 (3.00%) Apple
6 33 (1.94%) Xamarin
7 31 (1.82%) SAP
8 15 (0.88%) IBM
8 15 (0.88%) Citrix
8 15 (0.88%) CA
9 14 (0.82%) Red Hat
9 14 (0.82%) HP
10 13 (0.76%) VMware
10 13 (0.76%) MobileIron
11 12 (0.71%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.65%) Twitter
12 11 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (0.59%) Omniture
14 9 (0.53%) Coverity
14 9 (0.53%) Facebook
London
Hanover IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TD Group
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
The MRJ Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Salt
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago