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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 630 607 560
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 31 55 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 32
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.96% -6.42%
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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 13 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 24 August 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 -19 31 £375 +10.29% 18
London +8 18 £388 +10.71% 7
West Yorkshire +15 9 £338 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire +4 9 £338 +74.19% 1
Halifax - 6 £331 -
City of London +30 2 £340 +36.00% 1
North West +9 2 £455 +17.41% 2
Leeds +3 2 £380 +26.66% 1
Manchester -11 2 £455 +16.66% 2
Berkshire +7 1 - -
South East +4 1 - - 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 -
Chiswick - 1 - -

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 71 (98.61%) Mobile App
2 49 (68.06%) Android
3 40 (55.56%) Apple iOS
4 29 (40.28%) Android Development
5 28 (38.89%) Mobile Development
5 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (36.11%) iOS Development
7 24 (33.33%) HTML
7 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 17 (23.61%) CSS
9 16 (22.22%) XML
9 16 (22.22%) Objective-C
9 16 (22.22%) JSON
10 15 (20.83%) Java
10 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
11 14 (19.44%) TDD
11 14 (19.44%) RESTful
12 13 (18.06%) Windows
12 13 (18.06%) Apache Cordova
13 12 (16.67%) SQLite
13 12 (16.67%) HTML5
13 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
14 10 (13.89%) iPhone
14 10 (13.89%) Retail
14 10 (13.89%) Android SDK
15 9 (12.50%) User Experience
15 9 (12.50%) Apple Swift
15 9 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
15 9 (12.50%) Banking
15 9 (12.50%) .NET

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 (6.94%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (6.94%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
1 2 (2.78%) TestFlight
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Google Play
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Softphone
1 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQLite
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) gulp
3 5 (6.94%) Xcode
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.78%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.78%) CocoaPods
5 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.39%) Appium
6 1 (1.39%) Bower
6 1 (1.39%) Calabash
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.39%) Grunt
6 1 (1.39%) JUnit
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
6 1 (1.39%) webpack
General
1 10 (13.89%) Retail
2 9 (12.50%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Publishing
6 1 (1.39%) Advertising
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.33%) HTML
2 17 (23.61%) CSS
3 16 (22.22%) JSON
3 16 (22.22%) XML
4 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
5 14 (19.44%) RESTful
6 13 (18.06%) Apache Cordova
7 12 (16.67%) HTML5
8 10 (13.89%) Android SDK
9 9 (12.50%) .NET
10 7 (9.72%) CSS3
10 7 (9.72%) PhoneGap
10 7 (9.72%) REST
11 6 (8.33%) Cocoa
12 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (6.94%) Cocoa Touch
12 5 (6.94%) jQuery
12 5 (6.94%) Web Services
13 3 (4.17%) Core Data
13 3 (4.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (98.61%) Mobile App
2 10 (13.89%) iPhone
3 9 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
3 9 (12.50%) User Experience
4 3 (4.17%) Animation
4 3 (4.17%) iPad
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 49 (68.06%) Android
2 40 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 13 (18.06%) Windows
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.78%) Unix
7 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Android Development
2 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.89%) Mobile Development
3 26 (36.11%) iOS Development
4 14 (19.44%) TDD
5 8 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (6.94%) MVC
6 5 (6.94%) Scrum
6 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.56%) BDD
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.17%) MVVM
8 3 (4.17%) OO
8 3 (4.17%) Open Source
9 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.78%) DevOps
9 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 15 (20.83%) Java
4 9 (12.50%) Apple Swift
5 8 (11.11%) C#
6 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.17%) C
8 2 (2.78%) COBOL
8 2 (2.78%) Python
8 2 (2.78%) VB
8 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.78%) XAML
9 1 (1.39%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.39%) ES6
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Xamarin
2 5 (6.94%) Apple
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) Google
4 3 (4.17%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
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