The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Development
UK
Rank 500 510 513
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 86 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 87 71
Median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +82.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
- +106.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36679 42732 41310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.31% 82.43% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24330 27936 26209
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 939 1157 1103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +42.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the UK.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the UK.

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +23 83 £425 +6.25% 48
London +6 36 £450 -10.00% 12
North West +33 15 £425 +29.77% 9
Manchester +21 14 £425 +28.78% 7
Yorkshire +28 9 £450 +63.63% 1
East Midlands +3 7 £475 +7.95%
West Yorkshire +15 5 £450 +63.63%
Northamptonshire - 5 £475 -
Leeds +11 4 £450 +63.63%
South East -2 4 £250 -25.92% 13
Northampton - 4 - -
Scotland +31 3 £425 +13.33%
West Midlands +8 3 - - 4
East of England +7 3 £425 +3.03% 3
South Yorkshire +5 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - - 3
North East - 3 - - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - - 3
Edinburgh - 3 £425 -
Berkshire +19 2 £313 -24.01% 1
Leicestershire +5 2 - -
Sheffield +5 2 - -
South West +4 2 £375 +15.38% 2
Essex -4 2 £438 +6.06%
Somerset - 2 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £250 - 1
Cheshire +19 1 £295 -1.66%
Birmingham -2 1 - -
City of London -5 1 £375 -26.82% 3
Coventry -9 1 - -

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 176 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 108 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 70 (39.77%) HTML
3 70 (39.77%) CSS
4 68 (38.64%) Apple iOS
5 64 (36.36%) C#
6 62 (35.23%) .NET
7 61 (34.66%) Android
8 60 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (27.84%) Xamarin
10 43 (24.43%) Front End Development
11 40 (22.73%) AngularJS
11 40 (22.73%) Java
12 37 (21.02%) iOS Development
13 36 (20.45%) Android Development
13 36 (20.45%) HTML5
14 35 (19.89%) TDD
15 34 (19.32%) jQuery
15 34 (19.32%) NoSQL
16 32 (18.18%) React
17 27 (15.34%) Node.js
18 26 (14.77%) Web Services
18 26 (14.77%) Windows
19 25 (14.20%) .NET Framework
20 24 (13.64%) MVC
20 24 (13.64%) CSS3
21 23 (13.07%) Mobile Development
21 23 (13.07%) Apple Swift
21 23 (13.07%) Finance
21 23 (13.07%) Umbraco

Mobile Application Development
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 23 (13.07%) Umbraco
2 7 (3.98%) IIS
3 6 (3.41%) CMS
3 6 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.27%) Confluence
6 3 (1.70%) Apache
7 2 (1.14%) Mule
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.57%) Documentum
8 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.57%) Jetty
8 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.57%) Kentico
8 1 (0.57%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.57%) nginx
8 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.84%) GitHub
5 4 (2.27%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (2.27%) TestFlight
6 3 (1.70%) Bluemix
6 3 (1.70%) Heroku
6 3 (1.70%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.57%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) Intranet
2 3 (1.70%) NFC
2 3 (1.70%) VPN
3 2 (1.14%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 2 (1.14%) Internet
3 2 (1.14%) Network Security
3 2 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.32%) NoSQL
2 19 (10.80%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.82%) MySQL
4 11 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (2.27%) GIS
6 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.27%) Redis
6 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.27%) SQLite
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.57%) DB2
9 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.39%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.39%) JIRA
3 11 (6.25%) Xcode
4 9 (5.11%) Android Studio
5 8 (4.55%) Grunt
6 6 (3.41%) gulp
7 5 (2.84%) CocoaPods
7 5 (2.84%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.27%) Maven
8 4 (2.27%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.70%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.70%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.70%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.70%) Mocha
9 3 (1.70%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.14%) Gradle
10 2 (1.14%) Sinon.JS
General
1 23 (13.07%) Finance
2 8 (4.55%) Retail
3 6 (3.41%) Banking
3 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.27%) French Language
4 4 (2.27%) Marketing
5 3 (1.70%) Games
5 3 (1.70%) German Language
5 3 (1.70%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.70%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.14%) Automotive
6 2 (1.14%) Electronics
6 2 (1.14%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (71.02%) Developer
2 37 (21.02%) Xamarin Developer
3 32 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 25 (14.20%) C# Developer
5 24 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (11.93%) iOS Developer
7 19 (10.80%) NoSQL Developer
8 16 (9.09%) Android Developer
8 16 (9.09%) Applications Developer
9 15 (8.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 15 (8.52%) Mobile Developer
9 15 (8.52%) Senior Developer
10 14 (7.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 14 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (6.82%) Architect
12 11 (6.25%) Java Developer
13 9 (5.11%) iOS Android Developer
14 7 (3.98%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (3.98%) Software Developer
15 5 (2.84%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (39.77%) CSS
1 70 (39.77%) HTML
2 62 (35.23%) .NET
3 40 (22.73%) AngularJS
4 36 (20.45%) HTML5
5 34 (19.32%) jQuery
6 32 (18.18%) React
7 27 (15.34%) Node.js
8 26 (14.77%) Web Services
9 25 (14.20%) .NET Framework
10 24 (13.64%) CSS3
11 15 (8.52%) JSON
11 15 (8.52%) REST
12 13 (7.39%) RESTful
13 12 (6.82%) Apache Cordova
13 12 (6.82%) ASP.NET
13 12 (6.82%) Backbone.js
14 11 (6.25%) Spring
14 11 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 176 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 18 (10.23%) User Experience
3 10 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.11%) Fintech
5 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.84%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.84%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.27%) iPhone
8 3 (1.70%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.70%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.14%) CESG
9 2 (1.14%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.14%) Interactive TV
9 2 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.14%) IPTV
9 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.14%) MHEG
9 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (38.64%) Apple iOS
2 61 (34.66%) Android
3 26 (14.77%) Windows
4 8 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.98%) Windows Phone
6 6 (3.41%) Linux
7 5 (2.84%) webOS
7 5 (2.84%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.57%) MVS
9 1 (0.57%) Unix
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.43%) Front End Development
3 37 (21.02%) iOS Development
4 36 (20.45%) Android Development
5 35 (19.89%) TDD
6 24 (13.64%) MVC
7 23 (13.07%) Mobile Development
8 19 (10.80%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (9.66%) E-Commerce
9 17 (9.66%) OO
9 17 (9.66%) Scrum
10 15 (8.52%) BDD
11 14 (7.95%) Web Development
12 11 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.11%) Prototyping
14 8 (4.55%) Web Design
15 7 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (3.98%) Logistics
15 7 (3.98%) Project Management
16 6 (3.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 108 (61.36%) JavaScript
2 64 (36.36%) C#
3 40 (22.73%) Java
4 23 (13.07%) Apple Swift
5 18 (10.23%) Objective-C
6 13 (7.39%) SQL
7 11 (6.25%) C++
7 11 (6.25%) Ruby
8 9 (5.11%) C
8 9 (5.11%) PHP
9 7 (3.98%) Python
10 4 (2.27%) VB
11 2 (1.14%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.14%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.57%) COBOL
12 1 (0.57%) Go
12 1 (0.57%) Perl
12 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.55%) Degree
3 6 (3.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.70%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.14%) PMP
6 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.84%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.14%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.57%) Kibana
3 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.57%) Mesos
Vendors
1 49 (27.84%) Xamarin
2 8 (4.55%) Apple
3 5 (2.84%) Oracle
4 4 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.27%) Splunk
5 3 (1.70%) Google
5 3 (1.70%) IBM
5 3 (1.70%) Tealium
5 3 (1.70%) Twitter
6 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.14%) Citrix
6 2 (1.14%) OpenText
6 2 (1.14%) OpenTV
6 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.14%) SAP
6 2 (1.14%) VMware
7 1 (0.57%) New Relic
7 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.57%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
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