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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 538 489 515
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +26
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 104 144 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 96 55
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £339 £295
% change year-on-year
+21.03% +14.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £37.99 £42.50 £55.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.77 £42.50 £53.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £42.50 £56.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -

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
43607 44569 42344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 79.56% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29001 28695 26629
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1203 1227
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 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 -40 101 £450 +12.50% 60
London -1 75 £475 +11.43% 18
City of London +25 9 £481 +8.14% 2
South East -12 7 £438 +43.44% 12
West Sussex -18 5 £456 +46.00%
East of England +16 4 £350 - 5
East Midlands +7 4 £615 +69.65% 3
Yorkshire +5 4 - - 3
Gatwick +3 3 £450 +33.33%
Scotland -14 3 £268 -17.69%
North West -16 3 £445 +11.25% 7
North Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Tadcaster - 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +20 2 £350 - 3
Essex +3 2 £325 -
South West -1 2 £603 +72.14% 4
Crawley -2 2 £550 +83.33%
Cheshire -4 2 £454 +13.43% 1
Chester -8 2 £454 +13.43%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £336 -
Cambridge - 2 £350 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 2 £336 -
Surrey - 2 £360 - 5
Leicestershire - 2 £350 - 1
North East - 2 £336 - 3
Bristol +9 1 £590 +136.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 1 £615 - 1
Nottingham -1 1 £615 - 1
Birmingham -8 1 £350 +40.00% 3
Manchester -10 1 £410 +7.18% 4

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 94 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (37.44%) Android
4 73 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 65 (29.68%) Java
6 58 (26.48%) JavaScript
7 56 (25.57%) Scrum
8 45 (20.55%) SQL
9 39 (17.81%) Android Development
10 37 (16.89%) TDD
11 35 (15.98%) HTML
12 32 (14.61%) iOS Development
12 32 (14.61%) Mobile Development
13 29 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (12.79%) BDD
14 28 (12.79%) AngularJS
14 28 (12.79%) .NET
14 28 (12.79%) Finance
14 28 (12.79%) jQuery
15 26 (11.87%) QA
15 26 (11.87%) Linux
16 25 (11.42%) Enterprise Software
16 25 (11.42%) Windows
16 25 (11.42%) C#
17 24 (10.96%) CSS
17 24 (10.96%) User Experience
17 24 (10.96%) Git (software)
18 23 (10.50%) REST
18 23 (10.50%) SQL Server
19 20 (9.13%) XML

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 6 (2.74%) Apache
1 6 (2.74%) CMS
2 4 (1.83%) nginx
2 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.83%) WordPress
3 3 (1.37%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.37%) Drupal
4 2 (0.91%) GeoServer
4 2 (0.91%) IIS
4 2 (0.91%) JBoss
5 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.91%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.83%) Bluemix
3 4 (1.83%) GitHub
3 4 (1.83%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.83%) Lucidchart
4 3 (1.37%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) AdSense
5 1 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.46%) Google Play
5 1 (0.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.46%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.74%) HTTP
2 4 (1.83%) Internet
3 3 (1.37%) MQTT
3 3 (1.37%) SSL
3 3 (1.37%) VoIP
3 3 (1.37%) VPN
3 3 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.91%) Network Security
4 2 (0.91%) NFC
4 2 (0.91%) RIP
5 1 (0.46%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.48%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.57%) MySQL
4 4 (1.83%) GIS
4 4 (1.83%) SQLite
5 3 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.37%) Power BI
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (0.91%) MS Access
6 2 (0.91%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.91%) QGIS
6 2 (0.91%) Spatial Data
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.91%) SSDT
7 1 (0.46%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.39%) JIRA
3 12 (5.48%) Subversion
4 11 (5.02%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.02%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.65%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.74%) Bitbucket
6 6 (2.74%) JUnit
7 5 (2.28%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.28%) Grunt
8 4 (1.83%) Android Studio
8 4 (1.83%) gulp
8 4 (1.83%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.83%) JBehave
8 4 (1.83%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.83%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.83%) Mocha
8 4 (1.83%) Mockito
8 4 (1.83%) webpack
9 3 (1.37%) Maven
General
1 28 (12.79%) Finance
2 15 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.02%) Automotive
4 10 (4.57%) Legal
5 9 (4.11%) Banking
5 9 (4.11%) Marketing
6 7 (3.20%) Electronics
6 7 (3.20%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.28%) Advertising
7 5 (2.28%) Games
7 5 (2.28%) Retail
8 3 (1.37%) Publishing
9 2 (0.91%) Local Government
10 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 111 (50.68%) Developer
2 26 (11.87%) Scrum Master
3 23 (10.50%) Android Developer
4 18 (8.22%) Applications Developer
4 18 (8.22%) QA Engineer
5 17 (7.76%) Mobile Developer
5 17 (7.76%) Project Manager
6 15 (6.85%) iOS Developer
6 15 (6.85%) Java Developer
6 15 (6.85%) Senior Developer
7 14 (6.39%) Senior QA Engineer
8 13 (5.94%) Applications Engineer
9 12 (5.48%) Architect
9 12 (5.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (5.48%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 11 (5.02%) Consultant
11 8 (3.65%) Development Engineer
11 8 (3.65%) Senior Android Developer
11 8 (3.65%) Senior Development Engineer
12 7 (3.20%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.98%) HTML
2 28 (12.79%) .NET
2 28 (12.79%) AngularJS
2 28 (12.79%) jQuery
3 24 (10.96%) CSS
4 23 (10.50%) REST
5 20 (9.13%) XML
6 19 (8.68%) Web Services
7 18 (8.22%) J2EE
7 18 (8.22%) JMS
8 17 (7.76%) EJB
9 15 (6.85%) HTML5
9 15 (6.85%) SOAP
10 14 (6.39%) JSON
11 10 (4.57%) Spring
12 9 (4.11%) CSS3
12 9 (4.11%) Node.js
12 9 (4.11%) PhoneGap
12 9 (4.11%) React
12 9 (4.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 219 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 25 (11.42%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (10.96%) User Experience
4 13 (5.94%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.28%) Mashup
6 4 (1.83%) Interactive TV
6 4 (1.83%) iPhone
6 4 (1.83%) IPTV
6 4 (1.83%) MHEG
6 4 (1.83%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.37%) CESG
7 3 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.37%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.37%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.37%) Social Media
8 2 (0.91%) EMV
8 2 (0.91%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 82 (37.44%) Android
2 73 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 26 (11.87%) Linux
4 25 (11.42%) Windows
5 10 (4.57%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.65%) Unix
7 3 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.37%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (25.57%) Scrum
3 39 (17.81%) Android Development
4 37 (16.89%) TDD
5 32 (14.61%) iOS Development
5 32 (14.61%) Mobile Development
6 29 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (12.79%) BDD
8 19 (8.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 18 (8.22%) Automated Testing
10 17 (7.76%) Coaching
11 16 (7.31%) Black-Box Testing
12 15 (6.85%) Front End Development
13 14 (6.39%) Software Engineering
14 13 (5.94%) MVC
14 13 (5.94%) Web Development
15 12 (5.48%) Open Source
15 12 (5.48%) Project Management
15 12 (5.48%) Regression Testing
15 12 (5.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (29.68%) Java
2 58 (26.48%) JavaScript
3 45 (20.55%) SQL
4 25 (11.42%) C#
5 18 (8.22%) Objective-C
6 12 (5.48%) PHP
7 11 (5.02%) Apple Swift
8 8 (3.65%) C++
8 8 (3.65%) Ruby
9 6 (2.74%) C
9 6 (2.74%) Python
9 6 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.28%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.37%) Groovy
11 3 (1.37%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.91%) VB
12 2 (0.91%) XAML
13 1 (0.46%) ES6
13 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (7.76%) Degree
2 10 (4.57%) PMI Certification
2 10 (4.57%) PMP
2 10 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (3.65%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.87%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (2.28%) Docker
2 3 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.37%) AirWatch
1 3 (1.37%) Ansible
1 3 (1.37%) OpenAM
1 3 (1.37%) Puppet
1 3 (1.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 20 (9.13%) Google
2 14 (6.39%) Oracle
3 10 (4.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.57%) Xamarin
4 9 (4.11%) SAP
5 7 (3.20%) Sybase
6 6 (2.74%) Apple
6 6 (2.74%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.83%) OpenTV
9 3 (1.37%) Citrix
9 3 (1.37%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.37%) Splunk
9 3 (1.37%) VMware
10 2 (0.91%) OpenText
10 2 (0.91%) PayPal
10 2 (0.91%) Sencha
11 1 (0.46%) DoubleClick
11 1 (0.46%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.46%) Perforce
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