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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 174 160 138
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -22
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 809 864 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.49% 1.48% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.47% 4.56% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 602 546
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Median hourly rate £39.00 £30.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.86% +103.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.26 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £110.85 £34.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £31.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+35.48% +143.13%

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
18103 18932 18533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.37% 32.40% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11707 11906 11111
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 757 774
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -19 761 £426 +6.56% 322
London -11 451 £450 +5.88% 151
City of London -4 79 £488 +14.70% 31
South East -18 74 £425 +21.42% 34
Yorkshire +24 52 £380 +1.33% 17
East of England +33 51 £375 +4.16% 12
West Yorkshire +28 46 £380 +8.57% 13
South West +8 39 £450 +12.50% 23
North West -42 36 £425 +9.67% 35
West Midlands -28 32 £375 +7.14% 23
Scotland +23 31 £370 +28.69% 7
Manchester +6 31 £425 +8.97% 21
Cambridgeshire +35 29 £400 +10.72% 7
Bristol +5 25 £475 -5.00% 10
West Sussex +15 22 £440 +23.50% 1
Leeds +7 21 £450 +24.13% 7
Edinburgh +12 19 £400 +23.07% 2
Coventry +2 19 £428 +31.53%
Cambridge +26 18 £375 +3.80% 7
Berkshire -2 17 £440 +41.93% 10
East Midlands -4 17 £410 +17.14% 23
Hampshire +5 13 £400 +18.51% 10
Halifax +17 11 £325 -
Bradford +18 9 £450 +50.00% 2
Reading +11 9 £410 +15.49% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 9 £423 +20.71% 4
Hertfordshire +14 8 £500 +66.66% 1
North East -49 8 £425 +5.91% 5
Wales +26 7 £425 +6.25% 2
South Wales +21 7 £425 -8.10%

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 862 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
2 487 (28.36%) Android
3 447 (26.03%) HTML
4 438 (25.51%) User Experience
5 434 (25.28%) Apple iOS
6 410 (23.88%) CSS
7 385 (22.42%) JavaScript
8 339 (19.74%) Java
9 294 (17.12%) Scrum
10 248 (14.44%) TDD
11 230 (13.40%) Android Development
12 219 (12.75%) HTML5
13 217 (12.64%) AngularJS
14 212 (12.35%) Mobile Development
15 208 (12.11%) Git (software)
16 202 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
17 195 (11.36%) iOS Development
17 195 (11.36%) Web Services
18 189 (11.01%) Finance
19 180 (10.48%) REST
20 173 (10.08%) BDD
21 171 (9.96%) Degree
22 161 (9.38%) Objective-C
23 154 (8.97%) E-Commerce
24 153 (8.91%) CSS3
25 146 (8.50%) Banking
26 144 (8.39%) C#
27 143 (8.33%) Web Development
28 142 (8.27%) .NET
29 140 (8.15%) SQL

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 63 (3.67%) CMS
2 38 (2.21%) Confluence
3 20 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
4 16 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 15 (0.87%) OpenStack
5 15 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 13 (0.76%) Apache
7 11 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (0.64%) Mule
8 10 (0.58%) Umbraco
8 10 (0.58%) WordPress
9 9 (0.52%) Drupal
9 9 (0.52%) JBoss
10 7 (0.41%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.29%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.29%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.29%) Magnolia
11 5 (0.29%) NetWeaver
11 5 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (4.02%) Photoshop
2 56 (3.26%) MS Excel
3 55 (3.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (1.63%) MS Office
5 26 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (1.34%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (0.76%) MS Visio
8 10 (0.58%) UserZoom
9 9 (0.52%) InVision
10 8 (0.47%) MS Project
11 7 (0.41%) InDesign
12 3 (0.17%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.17%) GIMP
12 3 (0.17%) Pixate
13 2 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 18 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.82%) SAP CRM
3 12 (0.70%) SAP ERP
4 10 (0.58%) SDL Web 8
5 9 (0.52%) Radian6
5 9 (0.52%) Social Studio
6 8 (0.47%) WebTrends
7 7 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.17%) Maximo
8 3 (0.17%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.12%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.12%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.058%) BigMachines
10 1 (0.058%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.058%) CODA-Financials
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.46%) GitHub
4 20 (1.16%) TestFlight
5 19 (1.11%) PaaS
6 16 (0.93%) SaaS
7 14 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.82%) Google Play
8 12 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.70%) IaaS
9 10 (0.58%) CloudBees
9 10 (0.58%) Google App Engine
9 10 (0.58%) OpenShift
10 8 (0.47%) Heroku
10 8 (0.47%) Office 365
11 7 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.41%) Force.com
12 6 (0.35%) Bluemix
12 6 (0.35%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.04%) Internet
2 22 (1.28%) Network Security
3 15 (0.87%) HTTP
4 12 (0.70%) VPN
5 11 (0.64%) CTI
5 11 (0.64%) DNS
6 10 (0.58%) Wireless
7 9 (0.52%) Firewall
8 7 (0.41%) VoIP
9 6 (0.35%) LDAP
10 5 (0.29%) DVB
10 5 (0.29%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.23%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.23%) Softphone
11 4 (0.23%) Wireless Security
12 3 (0.17%) FTP
12 3 (0.17%) Intranet
12 3 (0.17%) SSL
13 2 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.12%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (6.58%) MongoDB
2 96 (5.59%) SQL Server
3 57 (3.32%) SQLite
4 53 (3.09%) MySQL
5 40 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 39 (2.27%) CouchDB
7 23 (1.34%) Big Data
8 22 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.64%) GIS
12 11 (0.64%) Relational Database
13 9 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.41%) Couchbase
14 7 (0.41%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.41%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.35%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 208 (12.11%) Git (software)
2 103 (6.00%) JIRA
3 84 (4.89%) Jenkins
4 65 (3.79%) Selenium
5 52 (3.03%) Android Studio
5 52 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 44 (2.56%) Xcode
7 37 (2.15%) Axure RP
8 34 (1.98%) Eclipse
8 34 (1.98%) Subversion
9 33 (1.92%) Appium
10 30 (1.75%) JUnit
11 28 (1.63%) Calabash
11 28 (1.63%) Visual Studio
12 27 (1.57%) Jasmine
13 25 (1.46%) WebDriver
14 23 (1.34%) gulp
15 21 (1.22%) Bitbucket
16 20 (1.16%) Grunt
17 18 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 189 (11.01%) Finance
2 146 (8.50%) Banking
3 124 (7.22%) Retail
4 79 (4.60%) Marketing
5 42 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 30 (1.75%) Publishing
7 29 (1.69%) Games
8 21 (1.22%) Retail Banking
9 19 (1.11%) Automotive
10 16 (0.93%) Legal
11 15 (0.87%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.76%) Advertising
14 12 (0.70%) French Language
15 8 (0.47%) Back Office
16 7 (0.41%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.29%) Billing
17 5 (0.29%) German Language
17 5 (0.29%) Law
18 4 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 753 (43.86%) Developer
2 217 (12.64%) Designer
3 189 (11.01%) Android Developer
4 147 (8.56%) iOS Developer
5 133 (7.75%) Analyst
5 133 (7.75%) UX Designer
6 116 (6.76%) Architect
7 111 (6.46%) Mobile Developer
8 104 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 100 (5.82%) Project Manager
10 99 (5.77%) Applications Developer
11 89 (5.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 80 (4.66%) Business Analyst
12 80 (4.66%) Senior Developer
13 79 (4.60%) Tester
14 72 (4.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 69 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
16 65 (3.79%) .NET Developer
17 60 (3.49%) UI Designer
18 55 (3.20%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (26.03%) HTML
2 410 (23.88%) CSS
3 219 (12.75%) HTML5
4 217 (12.64%) AngularJS
5 195 (11.36%) Web Services
6 180 (10.48%) REST
7 153 (8.91%) CSS3
8 142 (8.27%) .NET
9 139 (8.10%) JSON
10 134 (7.80%) RESTful
11 111 (6.46%) Node.js
12 107 (6.23%) React
13 98 (5.71%) XML
14 97 (5.65%) jQuery
15 92 (5.36%) SOAP
16 89 (5.18%) Android SDK
17 69 (4.02%) Cocoa
18 62 (3.61%) Sass
19 61 (3.55%) Cocoa Touch
20 51 (2.97%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 438 (25.51%) User Experience
2 72 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 55 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (3.03%) iPhone
5 39 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
6 35 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 34 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (1.98%) Social Media
8 32 (1.86%) Fintech
9 29 (1.69%) iPad
10 27 (1.57%) Animation
11 24 (1.40%) Graphic Design
12 22 (1.28%) Algorithms
13 17 (0.99%) Data Structures
14 16 (0.93%) Smart Meter
15 15 (0.87%) Smartphone
15 15 (0.87%) Visualisation
16 12 (0.70%) CESG
16 12 (0.70%) Mathematics
16 12 (0.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 487 (28.36%) Android
2 434 (25.28%) Apple iOS
3 123 (7.16%) Windows
4 66 (3.84%) Linux
5 23 (1.34%) Unix
6 22 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
7 19 (1.11%) Windows Phone
8 16 (0.93%) Ubuntu
9 15 (0.87%) CentOS
9 15 (0.87%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.35%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.17%) zOS
13 2 (0.12%) AIX
13 2 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.058%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 862 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (17.12%) Scrum
3 248 (14.44%) TDD
4 230 (13.40%) Android Development
5 212 (12.35%) Mobile Development
6 202 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 195 (11.36%) iOS Development
8 173 (10.08%) BDD
9 154 (8.97%) E-Commerce
10 143 (8.33%) Web Development
11 139 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
12 126 (7.34%) Prototyping
13 121 (7.05%) Front End Development
14 110 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 103 (6.00%) CRM
15 103 (6.00%) OO
15 103 (6.00%) Wireframes
16 101 (5.88%) MVC
17 93 (5.42%) Project Management
18 89 (5.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 385 (22.42%) JavaScript
2 339 (19.74%) Java
3 161 (9.38%) Objective-C
4 144 (8.39%) C#
5 140 (8.15%) SQL
6 108 (6.29%) Apple Swift
7 94 (5.47%) PHP
8 87 (5.07%) Ruby
9 51 (2.97%) Python
10 43 (2.50%) C++
11 31 (1.81%) C
12 26 (1.51%) ES6
13 24 (1.40%) ECMAScript
14 14 (0.82%) Scala
14 14 (0.82%) T-SQL
15 12 (0.70%) Groovy
16 11 (0.64%) Apex Code
17 10 (0.58%) SOQL
18 9 (0.52%) PowerShell
18 9 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 171 (9.96%) Degree
2 55 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.05%) ISEB
4 18 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 17 (0.99%) PMP
6 9 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.47%) CREST Certified
8 7 (0.41%) CEH
8 7 (0.41%) CISSP
8 7 (0.41%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.35%) OSCP
10 5 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.29%) CITP
11 4 (0.23%) CHECK Team Leader
11 4 (0.23%) CISA
12 2 (0.12%) CHECK Team Member
12 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.17%) QA
2 7 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.23%) SDET
4 3 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.058%) GCP
5 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.058%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.058%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.11%) Docker
2 19 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.058%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.058%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (1.86%) Puppet
2 17 (0.99%) SCCM
3 15 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.76%) AirWatch
4 13 (0.76%) Ansible
5 9 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.52%) XenMobile
6 7 (0.41%) Kibana
6 7 (0.41%) logstash
7 4 (0.23%) HP Fortify
7 4 (0.23%) WSUS
8 3 (0.17%) CA Wily
8 3 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (0.17%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.058%) CA Service Virtualization
9 1 (0.058%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.058%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.058%) Nessus
9 1 (0.058%) OPNET
9 1 (0.058%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 89 (5.18%) Microsoft
2 72 (4.19%) Adobe
3 66 (3.84%) Apple
4 60 (3.49%) SAP
5 59 (3.44%) Google
5 59 (3.44%) Xamarin
6 39 (2.27%) Oracle
7 35 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.51%) Atlassian
9 24 (1.40%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.58%) HP
10 10 (0.58%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.52%) Citrix
11 9 (0.52%) Conga
11 9 (0.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 8 (0.47%) ESRI
12 8 (0.47%) Pardot
13 7 (0.41%) CA
13 7 (0.41%) MobileIron
13 7 (0.41%) VMware
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £175 - £190 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £480 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ifftner Solutions
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £525 to £550 per day TBC
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Angus
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ark Workplace Risk
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Difrent
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day 24 months contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £330 - £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North
Reflex Tech Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Rate: From £28,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £550 / day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
JP Boden & Co Ltd
Rate: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Rate: From £28,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago