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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 167 164 151
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 759 735 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.47% 1.42% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.57% 4.56% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 479 440
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £31.44 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.17% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £20.50 £19.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £34.00 £32.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.44 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +5.68%

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
16621 16104 15941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.28% 31.17% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10722 10019 9648
Average daily rate £425 £415 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 670 687 656
Average hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 741 £400 - 415
London +3 385 £450 +11.11% 169
South East -15 114 £363 -3.33% 54
City of London -7 54 £401 +4.22% 27
West Midlands +15 52 £375 +15.38% 29
South West +1 47 £400 - 31
North West -3 47 £375 -6.25% 35
West Sussex +44 44 £363 +3.57% 2
East Midlands +6 38 £400 -4.76% 19
Crawley - 31 £363 -
Cheshire +1 23 £373 -3.87% 14
North East -13 23 £425 +6.25% 20
Tyne and Wear -14 23 £425 -5.86% 19
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 22 £450 -0.32% 18
Manchester -17 20 £338 -15.62% 15
East of England -2 19 £360 -15.29% 24
Buckinghamshire +1 18 £438 +14.75% 7
Milton Keynes +1 16 £438 +16.66% 3
Birmingham +8 14 £300 -14.28% 8
Oxfordshire - 14 £344 - 8
Hampshire -3 13 £295 -26.25% 12
Bristol -4 13 £400 -11.11% 9
Nottinghamshire -11 12 £445 +11.25% 8
Nottingham -13 12 £445 +11.25% 8
Berkshire -35 11 £386 +3.00% 7
Northamptonshire +11 10 £288 -31.54% 2
Yorkshire -26 10 £325 -5.79% 32
Gatwick - 10 £388 -
Chester +3 9 £400 +33.33% 9
Wiltshire -2 9 £340 -30.39% 6

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 775 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (31.32%) Android
3 493 (29.52%) Apple iOS
4 447 (26.77%) HTML
5 421 (25.21%) JavaScript
6 407 (24.37%) CSS
7 397 (23.77%) User Experience
8 333 (19.94%) Java
9 255 (15.27%) HTML5
10 241 (14.43%) Finance
11 238 (14.25%) Android Development
12 211 (12.63%) iOS Development
13 205 (12.28%) Scrum
14 203 (12.16%) Mobile Application Development
15 194 (11.62%) AngularJS
16 191 (11.44%) Mobile Development
17 186 (11.14%) CSS3
18 177 (10.60%) E-Commerce
19 173 (10.36%) TDD
20 166 (9.94%) Web Services
21 158 (9.46%) Banking
22 149 (8.92%) Git (software)
23 148 (8.86%) Front End Development
24 144 (8.62%) jQuery
25 141 (8.44%) Retail
26 139 (8.32%) REST
26 139 (8.32%) BDD
27 128 (7.66%) SQL
28 122 (7.31%) QA
29 120 (7.19%) Degree

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 76 (4.55%) CMS
2 75 (4.49%) Node.js
3 22 (1.32%) Confluence
3 22 (1.32%) WordPress
4 17 (1.02%) Drupal
5 15 (0.90%) Apache
6 12 (0.72%) IIS
7 11 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.60%) JBoss
8 10 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (0.54%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.42%) ArcGIS
11 7 (0.42%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.36%) nginx
12 6 (0.36%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.36%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 65 (3.89%) Photoshop
2 49 (2.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 38 (2.28%) MS Excel
4 21 (1.26%) MS Office
5 19 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
6 12 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (0.72%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.54%) MS Project
8 7 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.12%) InDesign
11 1 (0.060%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (0.78%) SDL Web 8
2 10 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.24%) Magento
4 3 (0.18%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.18%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.12%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 1 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.060%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.060%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.060%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 83 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (1.32%) GitHub
5 17 (1.02%) SaaS
6 15 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.66%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.66%) Office 365
7 11 (0.66%) PaaS
8 10 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.36%) IaaS
10 5 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.24%) Amazon Glacier
11 4 (0.24%) Heroku
11 4 (0.24%) Route 53
12 3 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.81%) Internet
2 23 (1.38%) HTTP
3 22 (1.32%) Wireless
4 21 (1.26%) Firewall
5 20 (1.20%) VPN
6 18 (1.08%) DNS
7 16 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (0.84%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.66%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.42%) SSL
11 6 (0.36%) LAN
12 5 (0.30%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.30%) NFC
13 4 (0.24%) Junos
13 4 (0.24%) Network Security
14 3 (0.18%) BIG-IP
14 3 (0.18%) MQTT
14 3 (0.18%) PPP
14 3 (0.18%) PPTP
14 3 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (4.37%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.53%) Big Data
3 48 (2.87%) MongoDB
4 39 (2.34%) Relational Database
5 31 (1.86%) MySQL
6 30 (1.80%) NoSQL
7 21 (1.26%) Redis
8 18 (1.08%) RDBMS
9 16 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (0.90%) GIS
10 15 (0.90%) SQLite
11 11 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.42%) CouchDB
14 6 (0.36%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.36%) DB2
14 6 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 149 (8.92%) Git (software)
2 82 (4.91%) Selenium
3 79 (4.73%) JIRA
4 76 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 71 (4.25%) Appium
6 56 (3.35%) Cucumber
7 46 (2.75%) Eclipse
8 39 (2.34%) Calabash
8 39 (2.34%) Xcode
9 33 (1.98%) Android Studio
9 33 (1.98%) Maven
10 32 (1.92%) Axure RP
10 32 (1.92%) Subversion
11 27 (1.62%) Visual Studio
11 27 (1.62%) WebDriver
12 24 (1.44%) gulp
13 20 (1.20%) JUnit
14 19 (1.14%) IntelliJ
14 19 (1.14%) Jasmine
15 18 (1.08%) Grunt
General
1 241 (14.43%) Finance
2 158 (9.46%) Banking
3 141 (8.44%) Retail
4 88 (5.27%) Marketing
5 37 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.10%) Games
7 29 (1.74%) Investment Banking
8 27 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.62%) Publishing
9 25 (1.50%) Legal
10 16 (0.96%) Electronics
11 14 (0.84%) Automotive
11 14 (0.84%) Retail Banking
12 13 (0.78%) Advertising
13 12 (0.72%) Front Office
14 11 (0.66%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.36%) German Language
16 5 (0.30%) French Language
16 5 (0.30%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 748 (44.79%) Developer
2 184 (11.02%) Designer
3 182 (10.90%) Android Developer
4 170 (10.18%) iOS Developer
5 136 (8.14%) Mobile Developer
6 131 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 124 (7.43%) Analyst
8 110 (6.59%) Applications Developer
9 109 (6.53%) Project Manager
10 105 (6.29%) Architect
10 105 (6.29%) JavaScript Developer
11 103 (6.17%) UX Designer
12 96 (5.75%) Senior Developer
13 81 (4.85%) Web Developer
14 78 (4.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 72 (4.31%) Java Developer
16 65 (3.89%) Tester
17 63 (3.77%) UI Developer
18 61 (3.65%) Business Analyst
19 60 (3.59%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (26.77%) HTML
2 407 (24.37%) CSS
3 255 (15.27%) HTML5
4 194 (11.62%) AngularJS
5 186 (11.14%) CSS3
6 166 (9.94%) Web Services
7 144 (8.62%) jQuery
8 139 (8.32%) REST
9 115 (6.89%) .NET
10 112 (6.71%) RESTful
11 101 (6.05%) Android SDK
11 101 (6.05%) JSON
12 82 (4.91%) Backbone.js
13 77 (4.61%) XML
14 70 (4.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 69 (4.13%) Ajax
16 61 (3.65%) ASP.NET
17 57 (3.41%) SOAP
18 53 (3.17%) PhoneGap
19 50 (2.99%) React
Miscellaneous
1 397 (23.77%) User Experience
2 81 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 38 (2.28%) Social Media
5 34 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 27 (1.62%) Animation
7 24 (1.44%) Graphic Design
8 20 (1.20%) Visualisation
9 18 (1.08%) Digital Media
10 16 (0.96%) Internet of Things
10 16 (0.96%) Mathematics
11 15 (0.90%) Augmented Reality
11 15 (0.90%) iPhone
12 14 (0.84%) BYOD
12 14 (0.84%) Data Structures
12 14 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
13 13 (0.78%) iPad
13 13 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
14 12 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
14 12 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 523 (31.32%) Android
2 493 (29.52%) Apple iOS
3 118 (7.07%) Windows
4 71 (4.25%) Linux
5 33 (1.98%) Unix
6 18 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
7 16 (0.96%) Windows Phone
8 15 (0.90%) Windows 7
9 14 (0.84%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.42%) CentOS
13 6 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.30%) BlackBerry OS
14 5 (0.30%) Solaris
15 4 (0.24%) Kali Linux
15 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.18%) VMS
16 3 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 775 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (14.25%) Android Development
3 211 (12.63%) iOS Development
4 205 (12.28%) Scrum
5 203 (12.16%) Mobile Application Development
6 191 (11.44%) Mobile Development
7 177 (10.60%) E-Commerce
8 173 (10.36%) TDD
9 148 (8.86%) Front End Development
10 139 (8.32%) BDD
11 116 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
12 110 (6.59%) OO
13 93 (5.57%) Project Management
14 88 (5.27%) MVC
14 88 (5.27%) SDLC
15 85 (5.09%) Analytics
15 85 (5.09%) Open Source
16 78 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 75 (4.49%) Software Engineering
18 74 (4.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 421 (25.21%) JavaScript
2 333 (19.94%) Java
3 128 (7.66%) SQL
4 117 (7.01%) C#
5 116 (6.95%) Objective-C
6 80 (4.79%) Apple Swift
7 57 (3.41%) PHP
8 50 (2.99%) C++
9 48 (2.87%) Ruby
10 40 (2.40%) Python
11 16 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 14 (0.84%) C
12 14 (0.84%) ECMAScript
12 14 (0.84%) TypeScript
13 13 (0.78%) Dart
14 12 (0.72%) Apex Code
14 12 (0.72%) Groovy
15 10 (0.60%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
16 7 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 120 (7.19%) Degree
2 50 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.10%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.14%) ISEB
5 15 (0.90%) OCA
5 15 (0.90%) OCAJ
5 15 (0.90%) OCP
5 15 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.24%) CISSP
9 4 (0.24%) PMP
9 4 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.18%) CISM
10 3 (0.18%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.12%) CCSA
11 2 (0.12%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (7.31%) QA
2 16 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.42%) SLA
4 6 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.36%) SDET
5 4 (0.24%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.060%) COBIT
6 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.060%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.060%) WAI
System Software
1 29 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.66%) Docker
3 8 (0.48%) Terminal Services
4 7 (0.42%) Firmware
5 3 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.12%) Varnish
7 1 (0.060%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.060%) XenApp
7 1 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (2.99%) Puppet
2 19 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.84%) Ansible
4 12 (0.72%) AirWatch
5 6 (0.36%) Nessus
5 6 (0.36%) Windows Intune
6 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.18%) Kibana
7 2 (0.12%) Nagios
8 1 (0.060%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.060%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.060%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.060%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.060%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.060%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.060%) Salt
8 1 (0.060%) SCCM
8 1 (0.060%) Terraform
8 1 (0.060%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.060%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 85 (5.09%) Microsoft
2 60 (3.59%) Adobe
3 59 (3.53%) Apple
4 51 (3.05%) Google
5 47 (2.81%) Oracle
6 36 (2.16%) Xamarin
7 26 (1.56%) Atlassian
8 24 (1.44%) Splunk
9 23 (1.38%) F5
10 20 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.20%) SAP
11 16 (0.96%) HP
12 11 (0.66%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.66%) MobileIron
13 10 (0.60%) CA
13 10 (0.60%) IBM
13 10 (0.60%) Tableau
13 10 (0.60%) Twitter
14 9 (0.54%) Citrix
14 9 (0.54%) Facebook
London
Zion Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + doe
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + doe
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Baltimore
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Rate: £280 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £20 - 35 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Boston Hale
Rate: £360 - £470 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Greythorn
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 Per Day £300-375 / day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
United Kingdom
RAPP
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 8 days ago