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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Development
UK
Rank 519 527 511
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 74 85 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 73 67
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 £268 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.20

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
36876 40874 39156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.21% 81.75% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24455 26538 25225
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 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1196 1034
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +10 69 £425 +3.03% 56
London -9 24 £450 -10.00% 18
North West +22 12 £425 +29.77% 7
Manchester +12 10 £425 +16.43% 4
Yorkshire - 9 £254 - 4
West Midlands -1 7 £438 +20.68% 3
East Midlands +3 6 £475 -1.55% 1
Coventry - 6 £438 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £475 -
East of England +5 4 £350 -18.84% 7
South Yorkshire - 4 £308 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £200 - 4
Northampton - 4 - -
South East -6 3 £250 -39.02% 9
Scotland +25 2 - - 2
Cheshire +24 2 £335 +11.66%
Edinburgh +21 2 - - 1
Berkshire +14 2 £313 -24.01% 1
Essex -1 2 £438 +1.44% 1
City of London -6 2 £375 -9.09% 6
Sheffield - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - - 3
Tyne and Wear - 2 - - 1
Somerset - 2 £375 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £250 - 1
South West - 2 £375 - 6
North East - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £275 - 1
Leicestershire +3 1 - - 1

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 105 (59.32%) JavaScript
3 72 (40.68%) HTML
4 71 (40.11%) CSS
5 62 (35.03%) C#
5 62 (35.03%) .NET
6 61 (34.46%) Android
7 60 (33.90%) Apple iOS
8 55 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (25.42%) Java
10 44 (24.86%) Front End Development
11 39 (22.03%) HTML5
12 38 (21.47%) Xamarin
12 38 (21.47%) iOS Development
13 37 (20.90%) Android Development
14 35 (19.77%) NoSQL
15 32 (18.08%) AngularJS
15 32 (18.08%) jQuery
16 31 (17.51%) React
17 27 (15.25%) Windows
17 27 (15.25%) MVC
18 26 (14.69%) CSS3
19 25 (14.12%) Node.js
19 25 (14.12%) Apple Swift
19 25 (14.12%) .NET Framework
20 24 (13.56%) TDD
20 24 (13.56%) Objective-C
20 24 (13.56%) SQL Server
20 24 (13.56%) Mobile Development
21 23 (12.99%) Web Services

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 (12.99%) Umbraco
2 8 (4.52%) CMS
2 8 (4.52%) IIS
3 7 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.82%) Apache
4 5 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.26%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.26%) Confluence
6 2 (1.13%) Mule
6 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.56%) Documentum
7 1 (0.56%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) Kentico
7 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.56%) nginx
7 1 (0.56%) SAS
7 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.26%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.26%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.26%) GitHub
4 4 (2.26%) TestFlight
5 3 (1.69%) Bluemix
5 3 (1.69%) Heroku
5 3 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.56%) Google Play
6 1 (0.56%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) Intranet
1 4 (2.26%) VPN
2 3 (1.69%) HTTP
2 3 (1.69%) Internet
3 2 (1.13%) Network Security
3 2 (1.13%) NFC
3 2 (1.13%) Softphone
3 2 (1.13%) VoIP
4 1 (0.56%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.56%) Extranet
4 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.77%) NoSQL
2 24 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.34%) MySQL
4 6 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.26%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (2.26%) GIS
6 4 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.26%) Redis
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.26%) SQLite
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.91%) JIRA
3 13 (7.34%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.65%) Android Studio
4 10 (5.65%) Xcode
5 8 (4.52%) CocoaPods
6 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio
7 6 (3.39%) Grunt
8 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.82%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.26%) gulp
9 4 (2.26%) Maven
9 4 (2.26%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.69%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.69%) Gradle
10 3 (1.69%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.13%) JMeter
11 2 (1.13%) JUnit
11 2 (1.13%) Mocha
General
1 15 (8.47%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Marketing
2 7 (3.95%) Retail
3 6 (3.39%) Banking
3 6 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.82%) Games
5 4 (2.26%) French Language
6 3 (1.69%) German Language
6 3 (1.69%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.69%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.13%) Automotive
7 2 (1.13%) Electronics
7 2 (1.13%) Legal
7 2 (1.13%) Publishing
7 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 122 (68.93%) Developer
2 32 (18.08%) .NET Developer
3 27 (15.25%) Xamarin Developer
4 25 (14.12%) C# Developer
5 24 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (13.56%) iOS Developer
6 19 (10.73%) NoSQL Developer
7 18 (10.17%) Android Developer
8 17 (9.60%) Mobile Developer
9 15 (8.47%) Applications Developer
9 15 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
9 15 (8.47%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 14 (7.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 13 (7.34%) Java Developer
11 13 (7.34%) Senior Developer
12 11 (6.21%) Architect
13 9 (5.08%) iOS Android Developer
13 9 (5.08%) Software Developer
14 6 (3.39%) HTML Developer
14 6 (3.39%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (40.68%) HTML
2 71 (40.11%) CSS
3 62 (35.03%) .NET
4 39 (22.03%) HTML5
5 32 (18.08%) AngularJS
5 32 (18.08%) jQuery
6 31 (17.51%) React
7 26 (14.69%) CSS3
8 25 (14.12%) .NET Framework
8 25 (14.12%) Node.js
9 23 (12.99%) Web Services
10 15 (8.47%) JSON
10 15 (8.47%) RESTful
11 12 (6.78%) ASP.NET
11 12 (6.78%) REST
11 12 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (6.21%) Apache Cordova
12 11 (6.21%) Spring
13 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (5.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 177 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.91%) User Experience
3 12 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.82%) Fintech
5 5 (2.82%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.82%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.26%) CESG
6 4 (2.26%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.26%) iPhone
6 4 (2.26%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.69%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.13%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.13%) Interactive TV
8 2 (1.13%) IPTV
8 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.13%) MHEG
8 2 (1.13%) NHS
8 2 (1.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (34.46%) Android
2 60 (33.90%) Apple iOS
3 27 (15.25%) Windows
4 10 (5.65%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.08%) Windows Phone
6 7 (3.95%) Linux
7 5 (2.82%) webOS
7 5 (2.82%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (2.26%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (2.26%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.26%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.69%) Unix
10 1 (0.56%) MVS
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.86%) Front End Development
3 38 (21.47%) iOS Development
4 37 (20.90%) Android Development
5 27 (15.25%) MVC
6 24 (13.56%) Mobile Development
6 24 (13.56%) TDD
7 23 (12.99%) E-Commerce
8 20 (11.30%) Scrum
9 19 (10.73%) OO
10 17 (9.60%) Web Development
11 15 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (5.65%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.52%) Open Source
14 8 (4.52%) Project Management
15 7 (3.95%) Logistics
15 7 (3.95%) Prototyping
16 6 (3.39%) BDD
16 6 (3.39%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 62 (35.03%) C#
3 45 (25.42%) Java
4 25 (14.12%) Apple Swift
5 24 (13.56%) Objective-C
6 18 (10.17%) SQL
7 11 (6.21%) C
8 10 (5.65%) PHP
8 10 (5.65%) Python
9 9 (5.08%) C++
9 9 (5.08%) Ruby
10 4 (2.26%) VB
11 2 (1.13%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.13%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.56%) COBOL
12 1 (0.56%) Go
12 1 (0.56%) Perl
12 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.78%) Degree
2 8 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.13%) PMP
6 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.82%) Docker
2 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) AirWatch
2 4 (2.26%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.56%) Kibana
3 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 38 (21.47%) Xamarin
2 9 (5.08%) Apple
3 8 (4.52%) Oracle
4 6 (3.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.26%) Citrix
5 4 (2.26%) Splunk
5 4 (2.26%) Twitter
5 4 (2.26%) VMware
6 3 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.69%) IBM
6 3 (1.69%) Tealium
7 2 (1.13%) Google
7 2 (1.13%) OpenText
7 2 (1.13%) OpenTV
7 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.13%) SAP
7 2 (1.13%) Sencha
8 1 (0.56%) Samsung
8 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.56%) Talend
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