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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 554 528 490
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -38
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 106 146 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 104 65
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - £33.55

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
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -54 103 £450 +9.09% 61
London -11 71 £475 +9.19% 20
City of London +40 8 £475 +8.26% 6
Yorkshire +3 8 £275 -8.38% 4
North West -8 6 £454 +14.87% 9
South West -5 5 £495 +41.42% 1
South East -18 5 £400 +31.14% 10
North Yorkshire - 5 - -
Tadcaster - 5 - -
Bristol +3 4 £400 +14.28% 1
Manchester -5 4 £450 +17.64% 7
East of England +22 3 £350 -
Scotland +6 3 £225 -25.00% 4
North East -47 3 £313 -26.68% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £303 -19.33%
Cheshire +3 2 £454 +13.43% 1
East Midlands -1 2 £615 +105.00% 5
Chester -3 2 £454 +13.43%
West Yorkshire -5 2 £275 -8.38% 4
West Sussex -11 2 £500 +60.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -47 2 £310 -31.11%
Tyne and Wear -49 2 £310 -31.11%
Cambridge - 2 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £350 -
Durham +10 1 £315 -1.56% 3
Crawley -1 1 £550 +76.00%
Leeds -3 1 £325 +8.33% 4
Edinburgh -7 1 - - 2
West Midlands -36 1 £375 -3.22% 9
Surrey - 1 £400 - 7

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 229 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 100 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (38.86%) Android
4 77 (33.62%) Apple iOS
5 70 (30.57%) Java
6 60 (26.20%) Scrum
7 49 (21.40%) JavaScript
8 48 (20.96%) SQL
9 44 (19.21%) Android Development
10 40 (17.47%) TDD
11 37 (16.16%) .NET
12 36 (15.72%) iOS Development
12 36 (15.72%) Mobile Development
13 35 (15.28%) BDD
14 34 (14.85%) HTML
15 32 (13.97%) Finance
16 29 (12.66%) Windows
16 29 (12.66%) QA
17 28 (12.23%) C#
17 28 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (11.35%) AngularJS
18 26 (11.35%) SQL Server
18 26 (11.35%) Web Services
19 25 (10.92%) Degree
19 25 (10.92%) Enterprise Software
20 24 (10.48%) jQuery
20 24 (10.48%) Linux
21 22 (9.61%) XML
21 22 (9.61%) Google
21 22 (9.61%) Objective-C

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 5 (2.18%) Apache
2 4 (1.75%) CMS
2 4 (1.75%) nginx
2 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.31%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.31%) IIS
4 2 (0.87%) GeoServer
4 2 (0.87%) JBoss
4 2 (0.87%) WordPress
5 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.44%) Drupal
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.62%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.87%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.87%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (2.62%) Lucidchart
4 4 (1.75%) Bluemix
4 4 (1.75%) GitHub
4 4 (1.75%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.87%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) AdSense
6 1 (0.44%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.44%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.44%) IaaS
6 1 (0.44%) PaaS
6 1 (0.44%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.62%) HTTP
2 5 (2.18%) Internet
2 5 (2.18%) VoIP
2 5 (2.18%) VPN
3 3 (1.31%) MQTT
3 3 (1.31%) SSL
3 3 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.87%) Network Security
4 2 (0.87%) NFC
4 2 (0.87%) RIP
4 2 (0.87%) Softphone
5 1 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.80%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.37%) MySQL
4 4 (1.75%) GIS
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.75%) SQLite
5 3 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.31%) Data Lake
5 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.31%) Power BI
6 2 (0.87%) MS Access
6 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.87%) QGIS
6 2 (0.87%) Spatial Data
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.87%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 21 (9.17%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.42%) JIRA
3 13 (5.68%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.37%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.37%) Subversion
5 9 (3.93%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.06%) Android Studio
6 7 (3.06%) JUnit
7 6 (2.62%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.18%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.18%) Grunt
9 4 (1.75%) gulp
9 4 (1.75%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.75%) JBehave
9 4 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.75%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.75%) Mocha
9 4 (1.75%) Mockito
9 4 (1.75%) webpack
10 3 (1.31%) Calabash
General
1 32 (13.97%) Finance
2 15 (6.55%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.80%) Automotive
3 11 (4.80%) Banking
4 10 (4.37%) Legal
4 10 (4.37%) Marketing
5 7 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.62%) Electronics
6 6 (2.62%) Games
6 6 (2.62%) Retail
7 5 (2.18%) Advertising
8 3 (1.31%) Publishing
9 2 (0.87%) Local Government
9 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (50.66%) Developer
2 28 (12.23%) Android Developer
3 26 (11.35%) Scrum Master
4 20 (8.73%) iOS Developer
5 19 (8.30%) Mobile Developer
5 19 (8.30%) QA Engineer
6 18 (7.86%) Applications Developer
7 16 (6.99%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.55%) Senior QA Engineer
9 14 (6.11%) Applications Engineer
9 14 (6.11%) Project Manager
10 13 (5.68%) Analyst
10 13 (5.68%) Java Developer
10 13 (5.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 11 (4.80%) Architect
12 10 (4.37%) .NET Developer
12 10 (4.37%) Consultant
12 10 (4.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (4.37%) Xamarin Developer
13 9 (3.93%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.16%) .NET
2 34 (14.85%) HTML
3 26 (11.35%) AngularJS
3 26 (11.35%) Web Services
4 24 (10.48%) jQuery
5 22 (9.61%) XML
6 21 (9.17%) CSS
7 20 (8.73%) J2EE
8 19 (8.30%) JMS
8 19 (8.30%) REST
9 18 (7.86%) EJB
10 17 (7.42%) HTML5
10 17 (7.42%) SOAP
11 14 (6.11%) JSON
12 11 (4.80%) RESTful
13 10 (4.37%) React
14 9 (3.93%) ASP.NET
14 9 (3.93%) CSS3
15 8 (3.49%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 229 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 25 (10.92%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (9.61%) User Experience
4 18 (7.86%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.18%) CESG
5 5 (2.18%) iPhone
5 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.75%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.31%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.31%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.31%) Interactive TV
7 3 (1.31%) iPad
7 3 (1.31%) IPTV
7 3 (1.31%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.31%) MHEG
7 3 (1.31%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.31%) NHS
7 3 (1.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (38.86%) Android
2 77 (33.62%) Apple iOS
3 29 (12.66%) Windows
4 24 (10.48%) Linux
5 12 (5.24%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.06%) Unix
7 5 (2.18%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.20%) Scrum
3 44 (19.21%) Android Development
4 40 (17.47%) TDD
5 36 (15.72%) iOS Development
5 36 (15.72%) Mobile Development
6 35 (15.28%) BDD
7 28 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (9.61%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (8.30%) Automated Testing
10 18 (7.86%) Coaching
11 17 (7.42%) Black-Box Testing
12 15 (6.55%) MVC
13 14 (6.11%) Exploratory Testing
13 14 (6.11%) Open Source
13 14 (6.11%) Software Engineering
13 14 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (5.68%) Regression Testing
14 13 (5.68%) User Stories
15 12 (5.24%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (30.57%) Java
2 49 (21.40%) JavaScript
3 48 (20.96%) SQL
4 28 (12.23%) C#
5 22 (9.61%) Objective-C
6 11 (4.80%) Apple Swift
6 11 (4.80%) C++
7 10 (4.37%) PHP
7 10 (4.37%) Ruby
8 8 (3.49%) C
8 8 (3.49%) Python
9 6 (2.62%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.31%) Groovy
10 3 (1.31%) VB
10 3 (1.31%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.87%) XAML
12 1 (0.44%) ES6
12 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (10.92%) Degree
2 10 (4.37%) PMI Certification
2 10 (4.37%) PMP
2 10 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.31%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) ISEB
6 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.66%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.62%) Docker
2 5 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.18%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) AirWatch
1 5 (2.18%) XenMobile
2 4 (1.75%) Puppet
3 3 (1.31%) Ansible
3 3 (1.31%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (9.61%) Google
2 15 (6.55%) Xamarin
3 14 (6.11%) Oracle
4 13 (5.68%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.93%) Apple
5 9 (3.93%) SAP
6 8 (3.49%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.18%) Citrix
7 5 (2.18%) Samsung
7 5 (2.18%) VMware
8 4 (1.75%) Sybase
9 3 (1.31%) OpenTV
9 3 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.31%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.31%) Splunk
10 2 (0.87%) OpenText
10 2 (0.87%) PayPal
10 2 (0.87%) Sencha
10 2 (0.87%) Twitter
11 1 (0.44%) DoubleClick
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