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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 602 599 578
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 46 61 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.10% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 33
Median daily rate £380 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £418 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 20 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 28 September 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 +11 45 £380 +8.57% 18
London -5 23 £380 +2.70% 4
Yorkshire +20 15 £380 +334.28% 1
West Yorkshire - 14 £380 - 1
Leeds - 8 £380 - 1
Halifax - 6 £331 -
South East +5 4 - - 2
Berkshire +11 3 - -
Reading +22 2 - -
City of London +17 2 £340 +36.00%
Buckinghamshire +21 1 - -
North West +7 1 £500 +35.59% 4
Glasgow +7 1 - -
Scotland +6 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £500 - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 -
Chiswick - 1 - -

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 70 (98.59%) Mobile App
2 45 (63.38%) Android
3 40 (56.34%) Apple iOS
4 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
5 25 (35.21%) Android Development
5 25 (35.21%) Mobile Development
6 24 (33.80%) iOS Development
6 24 (33.80%) HTML
7 21 (29.58%) AngularJS
8 19 (26.76%) Apache Cordova
9 17 (23.94%) Java
9 17 (23.94%) Objective-C
9 17 (23.94%) RESTful
10 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
11 15 (21.13%) CSS
12 14 (19.72%) XML
12 14 (19.72%) TDD
13 13 (18.31%) JSON
14 12 (16.90%) Xamarin
14 12 (16.90%) HTML5
15 11 (15.49%) SQLite
15 11 (15.49%) .NET
15 11 (15.49%) PhoneGap
16 9 (12.68%) Apple Swift
16 9 (12.68%) Scrum
16 9 (12.68%) iPhone
17 8 (11.27%) C#
17 8 (11.27%) Windows
17 8 (11.27%) Android SDK

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 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) Drupal
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Google Play
1 2 (2.82%) iTunes
1 2 (2.82%) TestFlight
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) iBeacon
1 1 (1.41%) Network Security
1 1 (1.41%) Softphone
1 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQLite
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) gulp
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) Xcode
4 2 (2.82%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.82%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.41%) Bower
5 1 (1.41%) git-flow
5 1 (1.41%) Grunt
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) JUnit
5 1 (1.41%) Maven
5 1 (1.41%) webpack
General
1 4 (5.63%) Games
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Publishing
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) HTML
2 21 (29.58%) AngularJS
3 19 (26.76%) Apache Cordova
4 17 (23.94%) RESTful
5 15 (21.13%) CSS
6 14 (19.72%) XML
7 13 (18.31%) JSON
8 12 (16.90%) HTML5
9 11 (15.49%) .NET
9 11 (15.49%) PhoneGap
10 8 (11.27%) Android SDK
11 7 (9.86%) Cocoa
12 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (8.45%) Cocoa Touch
13 4 (5.63%) Core Animation
13 4 (5.63%) Core Data
13 4 (5.63%) Web Services
13 4 (5.63%) Xamarin.iOS
14 3 (4.23%) Ionic Framework
14 3 (4.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 70 (98.59%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.68%) iPhone
3 6 (8.45%) User Experience
4 4 (5.63%) Animation
4 4 (5.63%) iPad
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Social Network
6 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (63.38%) Android
2 40 (56.34%) Apple iOS
3 8 (11.27%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.21%) Android Development
2 25 (35.21%) Mobile Development
3 24 (33.80%) iOS Development
4 14 (19.72%) TDD
5 9 (12.68%) Scrum
6 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.86%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (7.04%) BDD
8 4 (5.63%) Web Development
9 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.23%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (4.23%) MVVM
10 2 (2.82%) CRM
10 2 (2.82%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.82%) Mobile First
10 2 (2.82%) MVC
10 2 (2.82%) OO
10 2 (2.82%) Open Source
10 2 (2.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
2 17 (23.94%) Java
2 17 (23.94%) Objective-C
3 9 (12.68%) Apple Swift
4 8 (11.27%) C#
5 3 (4.23%) PHP
5 3 (4.23%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.82%) SQL
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Xamarin
2 4 (5.63%) Apple
2 4 (5.63%) Google
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) ION Trading
4 2 (2.82%) IBM
4 2 (2.82%) Kony
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe
5 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Twitter
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