The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Mobile Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 596 575 590
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 51 65 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.12% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 26
Median daily rate £388 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £256 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £18.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £18.32

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
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

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 3 May 2016.

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 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 Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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 -35 50 £388 +9.15% 21
London -36 14 £385 +8.30% 4
Yorkshire - 10 £450 -
South East -16 9 £355 +9.23% 4
Leeds - 9 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £450 -
North West +1 8 £373 +2.05% 5
Cheshire - 5 £373 -
West Sussex - 4 £400 -
Chester - 4 £375 -
East of England 0 3 £400 +35.59%
East Midlands - 3 £250 - 3
Gatwick - 3 £400 -
Berkshire +4 2 £313 +28.86%
South West -3 2 £325 -3.70% 1
Reading -4 2 £313 +34.40%
Manchester -4 2 - - 4
Nottinghamshire - 2 £250 - 1
Bradford - 2 £450 -
Norwich - 2 £400 -
Bristol - 2 £325 -
Norfolk - 2 £400 -
City of London +31 1 £393 -1.87%
Buckinghamshire +11 1 - -
Oxfordshire +9 1 £325 -5.79% 1
Sussex - 1 £385 -
Sunderland - 1 - -
North East - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Mobile Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 79 (97.53%) Mobile App
2 57 (70.37%) Apple iOS
3 51 (62.96%) Android
4 40 (49.38%) iOS Development
5 30 (37.04%) Android Development
6 26 (32.10%) Objective-C
7 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 23 (28.40%) Java
9 22 (27.16%) HTML
9 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (24.69%) Windows
11 19 (23.46%) Mobile Development
12 18 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
13 16 (19.75%) Apple Swift
13 16 (19.75%) HTML5
14 13 (16.05%) PhoneGap
14 13 (16.05%) CSS
14 13 (16.05%) Retail
15 12 (14.81%) C#
15 12 (14.81%) .NET
15 12 (14.81%) MVC
15 12 (14.81%) REST
16 11 (13.58%) Android SDK
16 11 (13.58%) User Experience
16 11 (13.58%) Web Services
16 11 (13.58%) Xcode
17 10 (12.35%) CSS3
18 9 (11.11%) Entity Framework
18 9 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
18 9 (11.11%) Banking

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
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 (6.17%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (6.17%) IIS
1 5 (6.17%) Mule
2 3 (3.70%) CMS
2 3 (3.70%) Node.js
2 3 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) GitHub
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Firewall
1 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.23%) 4G
2 1 (1.23%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.23%) PPP
2 1 (1.23%) PPTP
2 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.70%) SQLite
4 2 (2.47%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.23%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Xcode
2 8 (9.88%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.94%) Subversion
5 3 (3.70%) JIRA
6 2 (2.47%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.23%) Appium
7 1 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.23%) Calabash
7 1 (1.23%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.23%) Gradle
7 1 (1.23%) Hudson
7 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.23%) QUnit
7 1 (1.23%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (1.23%) Trac
General
1 13 (16.05%) Retail
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Publishing
4 5 (6.17%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.94%) Advertising
6 2 (2.47%) Finance
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) HTML
2 16 (19.75%) HTML5
3 13 (16.05%) CSS
3 13 (16.05%) PhoneGap
4 12 (14.81%) .NET
4 12 (14.81%) REST
5 11 (13.58%) Android SDK
5 11 (13.58%) Web Services
6 10 (12.35%) CSS3
7 9 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 9 (11.11%) jQuery
7 9 (11.11%) JSON
7 9 (11.11%) XML
8 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
8 8 (9.88%) Cocoa
8 8 (9.88%) iOS SDK
8 8 (9.88%) RESTful
9 7 (8.64%) Cocoa Touch
10 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 79 (97.53%) Mobile App
2 11 (13.58%) User Experience
3 9 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (6.17%) iPhone
5 4 (4.94%) iPad
6 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Animation
7 1 (1.23%) BYOD
7 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.23%) Social Network
7 1 (1.23%) Telematics
7 1 (1.23%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 57 (70.37%) Apple iOS
2 51 (62.96%) Android
3 20 (24.69%) Windows
4 9 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.23%) Unix
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) iOS Development
2 30 (37.04%) Android Development
3 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (23.46%) Mobile Development
5 18 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 12 (14.81%) MVC
7 9 (11.11%) OO
7 9 (11.11%) TDD
8 7 (8.64%) Scrum
9 6 (7.41%) BDD
9 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.70%) Content Management
11 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.70%) DevOps
11 3 (3.70%) Multithreading
11 3 (3.70%) Validation
12 2 (2.47%) Front End Development
12 2 (2.47%) Mobile Device Management
12 2 (2.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) Objective-C
2 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.40%) Java
4 16 (19.75%) Apple Swift
5 12 (14.81%) C#
6 7 (8.64%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.94%) XAML
8 3 (3.70%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) C
9 2 (2.47%) C++
9 2 (2.47%) COBOL
9 2 (2.47%) ECMAScript
9 2 (2.47%) ES6
9 2 (2.47%) SQL
10 1 (1.23%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) Ruby
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Xamarin
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Appcelerator
4 3 (3.70%) Apple
4 3 (3.70%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.70%) Google
4 3 (3.70%) OpenText
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.23%) Broadcom
5 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
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