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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Developer
UK
Rank 565 600 546
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 32 29 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.059% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 36
Median daily rate £400 £373 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
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
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 23 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 26 February 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 +31 31 £400 +7.38% 21
London +15 10 £375 +15.38% 4
North West +20 8 £438 +17.44% 1
Manchester - 7 £425 -
South East +17 4 - - 4
Yorkshire +21 3 - -
South West +7 3 £338 +3.84% 4
West Yorkshire +16 2 - -
East Midlands +8 2 - - 5
Leeds +1 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 £338 -
Leicester - 2 - - 2
Leicestershire - 2 - - 4
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 £338 -
Bristol +5 1 £250 -23.07%
City of London +1 1 £225 -34.54% 1
Liverpool - 1 £450 -
Merseyside - 1 £450 -
Coventry - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 £400 - 2

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 73 (96.05%) Mobile App
2 54 (71.05%) Android
3 39 (51.32%) Apple iOS
4 35 (46.05%) Android Development
5 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (38.16%) Java
7 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
8 23 (30.26%) iOS Development
9 20 (26.32%) User Experience
10 16 (21.05%) AngularJS
10 16 (21.05%) Mobile Development
11 15 (19.74%) Scrum
12 14 (18.42%) Git (software)
12 14 (18.42%) Mobile Application Development
13 13 (17.11%) Xamarin
13 13 (17.11%) Apple Swift
13 13 (17.11%) Objective-C
13 13 (17.11%) HTML
13 13 (17.11%) Windows
14 12 (15.79%) C#
15 11 (14.47%) PhoneGap
15 11 (14.47%) Apache Cordova
15 11 (14.47%) TDD
16 10 (13.16%) iPhone
17 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
17 9 (11.84%) REST
18 8 (10.53%) HTML5
18 8 (10.53%) BDD
18 8 (10.53%) CSS
18 8 (10.53%) Web Services

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 (2.63%) Mule
1 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) Drupal
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Google Play
1 4 (5.26%) TestFlight
2 2 (2.63%) iTunes
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.32%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.32%) GitHub
3 1 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQLite
2 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) QlikView
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio
3 7 (9.21%) Xcode
4 5 (6.58%) Android Studio
4 5 (6.58%) CocoaPods
5 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.95%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.32%) Babel
6 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.32%) git-flow
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
6 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.32%) JUnit
6 1 (1.32%) Mockito
6 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.32%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.32%) webpack
General
1 5 (6.58%) Banking
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 13 (17.11%) HTML
3 11 (14.47%) Apache Cordova
3 11 (14.47%) PhoneGap
4 9 (11.84%) REST
5 8 (10.53%) CSS
5 8 (10.53%) HTML5
5 8 (10.53%) Web Services
6 7 (9.21%) Android SDK
6 7 (9.21%) Cocoa
6 7 (9.21%) Node.js
7 6 (7.89%) Cocoa Touch
7 6 (7.89%) JSON
7 6 (7.89%) RESTful
8 5 (6.58%) .NET
8 5 (6.58%) React Native
8 5 (6.58%) Spring
9 4 (5.26%) iOS SDK
9 4 (5.26%) React
9 4 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 73 (96.05%) Mobile App
2 20 (26.32%) User Experience
3 10 (13.16%) iPhone
4 4 (5.26%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.95%) Mobile Games
5 3 (3.95%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.63%) iPad
7 1 (1.32%) Animation
7 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Social Media
7 1 (1.32%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 54 (71.05%) Android
2 39 (51.32%) Apple iOS
3 13 (17.11%) Windows
4 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.63%) Linux
6 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.32%) CentOS
7 1 (1.32%) webOS
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) Android Development
2 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.26%) iOS Development
4 16 (21.05%) Mobile Development
5 15 (19.74%) Scrum
6 14 (18.42%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (14.47%) TDD
8 8 (10.53%) BDD
8 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.89%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.58%) Web Development
11 4 (5.26%) Change Control
11 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.26%) MVC
11 4 (5.26%) Release Management
12 3 (3.95%) Pattern Recognition
12 3 (3.95%) Prototyping
13 2 (2.63%) DevOps
13 2 (2.63%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) Java
2 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.11%) Apple Swift
3 13 (17.11%) Objective-C
4 12 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (3.95%) ES6
5 3 (3.95%) PHP
5 3 (3.95%) SQL
6 2 (2.63%) C
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Xamarin
2 4 (5.26%) Google
3 3 (3.95%) Splunk
3 3 (3.95%) Tealium
4 2 (2.63%) Appcelerator
4 2 (2.63%) Citrix
4 2 (2.63%) IBM
4 2 (2.63%) Kony
5 1 (1.32%) Adobe
5 1 (1.32%) Apple
5 1 (1.32%) Facebook
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle
5 1 (1.32%) PubNub
5 1 (1.32%) Samsung
5 1 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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