The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 568 570 530
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 45 26 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.049% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.053% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £287 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50665 48981 46333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.57% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32010 29890 26848
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1968 2163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Mobile Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 45 £350 - 13
London +8 22 £325 -7.14% 6
South East -11 11 £375 +20.96% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £375 - 1
Milton Keynes +10 6 £375 - 1
North West -17 6 £390 +30.00% 1
City of London -2 3 £250 -28.57% 3
Manchester -12 3 £395 +31.66% 1
Leeds - 3 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £300 -
Yorkshire - 3 £300 -
South West -12 2 £300 +81.81% 1
Surrey - 2 £344 - 1
West Midlands +2 1 £400 - 2
Gloucestershire -3 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £300 -
Bournemouth - 1 £300 -
Leatherhead - 1 £388 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title.

1 85 (89.47%) Mobile App
2 74 (77.89%) Android
3 71 (74.74%) Apple iOS
4 42 (44.21%) Android Development
5 39 (41.05%) iOS Development
6 38 (40.00%) HTML
6 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 30 (31.58%) HTML5
8 26 (27.37%) iOS SDK
8 26 (27.37%) Mobile Development
9 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (26.32%) XML
10 24 (25.26%) Objective-C
11 21 (22.11%) CSS
11 21 (22.11%) Mobile Application Development
12 20 (21.05%) Windows
13 19 (20.00%) .NET
13 19 (20.00%) Java
13 19 (20.00%) PhoneGap
14 18 (18.95%) iPhone
15 17 (17.89%) JSON
16 16 (16.84%) SQL Server
17 15 (15.79%) Web Services
17 15 (15.79%) Blackberry
17 15 (15.79%) REST
17 15 (15.79%) User Experience
18 14 (14.74%) CSS3
19 13 (13.68%) Android SDK
20 12 (12.63%) iPad
20 12 (12.63%) Degree

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.32%) Node.js
2 1 (1.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) NFC
3 1 (1.05%) PPTP
3 1 (1.05%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.05%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) MySQL
3 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.11%) SQLite
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) DB2
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Xcode
1 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (3.16%) Subversion
3 3 (3.16%) JIRA
4 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.11%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.05%) Robolectric
5 1 (1.05%) Gradle
5 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.05%) JUnit
5 1 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 5 (5.26%) Games
2 4 (4.21%) Automotive
3 3 (3.16%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Publishing
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) HTML
2 30 (31.58%) HTML5
3 26 (27.37%) iOS SDK
4 25 (26.32%) XML
5 21 (22.11%) CSS
6 19 (20.00%) .NET
6 19 (20.00%) PhoneGap
7 17 (17.89%) JSON
8 15 (15.79%) Web Services
8 15 (15.79%) REST
9 14 (14.74%) CSS3
10 13 (13.68%) Android SDK
11 10 (10.53%) jQuery
12 8 (8.42%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.37%) Apache Cordova
14 6 (6.32%) RESTful
15 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
15 5 (5.26%) SOAP
16 4 (4.21%) Cocoa
16 4 (4.21%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 85 (89.47%) Mobile App
2 18 (18.95%) iPhone
3 15 (15.79%) Blackberry
3 15 (15.79%) User Experience
4 12 (12.63%) iPad
5 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.11%) Social Media
7 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.05%) Animation
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) BYOD
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 74 (77.89%) Android
2 71 (74.74%) Apple iOS
3 20 (21.05%) Windows
4 9 (9.47%) Windows Phone
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (3.16%) UNIX
6 3 (3.16%) Linux
6 3 (3.16%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.21%) Android Development
2 39 (41.05%) iOS Development
3 26 (27.37%) Mobile Development
4 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (22.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 12 (12.63%) Scrum
7 9 (9.47%) OO
7 9 (9.47%) TDD
8 6 (6.32%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.26%) Time Management
9 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
10 4 (4.21%) Content Management
10 4 (4.21%) Web Development
10 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.21%) Open Source
10 4 (4.21%) BDD
11 3 (3.16%) Analytics
11 3 (3.16%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (25.26%) Objective-C
3 19 (20.00%) Java
4 12 (12.63%) C#
5 8 (8.42%) C++
5 8 (8.42%) SQL
6 3 (3.16%) C
7 2 (2.11%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (11.58%) Google
2 8 (8.42%) Apple
2 8 (8.42%) Xamarin
3 6 (6.32%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.21%) IBM
4 4 (4.21%) Facebook
5 3 (3.16%) Twitter
5 3 (3.16%) MobileIron
5 3 (3.16%) Adobe
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle
6 2 (2.11%) Sencha
7 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator
7 1 (1.05%) Telerik
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