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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Developer
UK
Rank 554 583 557
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 41 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.074% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 37
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 27 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 17 January 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 +20 39 £375 +7.14% 15
London +10 15 £375 +15.38% 4
South West - 7 £338 - 1
North West +19 6 £425 +30.76% 4
Manchester +16 5 £425 +30.76% 4
South East +9 4 £398 -14.05% 2
Dorset - 4 £338 -
Bournemouth - 4 £338 -
Leeds - 3 £475 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £475 -
Yorkshire - 3 £475 -
West Midlands -7 2 £464 +68.63% 3
East Midlands - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £464 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Crawley +9 1 £475 -9.52%
Milton Keynes +6 1 £320 -
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £320 -
West Sussex -2 1 £475 -9.52%
City of London -8 1 £225 -25.00% 1
Bristol - 1 £250 -
Liverpool - 1 £450 -
Merseyside - 1 £450 -

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 86 (98.85%) Mobile App
2 60 (68.97%) Android
3 42 (48.28%) Apple iOS
4 40 (45.98%) Android Development
5 37 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (37.93%) Java
7 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 26 (29.89%) iOS Development
9 23 (26.44%) Mobile Development
10 21 (24.14%) AngularJS
11 20 (22.99%) User Experience
12 18 (20.69%) Xamarin
12 18 (20.69%) TDD
13 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
13 17 (19.54%) HTML
14 16 (18.39%) C#
14 16 (18.39%) Apache Cordova
15 15 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
15 15 (17.24%) Windows
15 15 (17.24%) Objective-C
16 14 (16.09%) Scrum
17 13 (14.94%) iPhone
18 12 (13.79%) PhoneGap
18 12 (13.79%) Apple Swift
19 11 (12.64%) CSS
19 11 (12.64%) .NET
20 10 (11.49%) Web Services
20 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
20 10 (11.49%) JSON
21 9 (10.34%) RESTful

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 (2.30%) Mule
1 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Apache
2 1 (1.15%) Drupal
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Google Play
1 4 (4.60%) TestFlight
2 2 (2.30%) iTunes
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.15%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.15%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.15%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) Softphone
2 1 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQLite
2 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.20%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.90%) Xcode
5 5 (5.75%) Android Studio
5 5 (5.75%) CocoaPods
6 3 (3.45%) gulp
6 3 (3.45%) JIRA
7 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.15%) Bower
8 1 (1.15%) git-flow
8 1 (1.15%) Grunt
8 1 (1.15%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.15%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 5 (5.75%) Games
2 3 (3.45%) Banking
2 3 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.14%) AngularJS
2 17 (19.54%) HTML
3 16 (18.39%) Apache Cordova
4 12 (13.79%) PhoneGap
5 11 (12.64%) .NET
5 11 (12.64%) CSS
6 10 (11.49%) JSON
6 10 (11.49%) Web Services
7 9 (10.34%) Android SDK
7 9 (10.34%) HTML5
7 9 (10.34%) REST
7 9 (10.34%) RESTful
8 8 (9.20%) XML
9 7 (8.05%) Cocoa
9 7 (8.05%) Node.js
10 6 (6.90%) Cocoa Touch
10 6 (6.90%) React Native
11 5 (5.75%) Spring
12 4 (4.60%) iOS SDK
12 4 (4.60%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 86 (98.85%) Mobile App
2 20 (22.99%) User Experience
3 13 (14.94%) iPhone
4 4 (4.60%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.30%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Animation
7 1 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.15%) iPad
7 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.15%) Social Media
7 1 (1.15%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 60 (68.97%) Android
2 42 (48.28%) Apple iOS
3 15 (17.24%) Windows
4 4 (4.60%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.30%) Linux
6 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.15%) CentOS
7 1 (1.15%) Unix
7 1 (1.15%) webOS
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.98%) Android Development
2 37 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.89%) iOS Development
4 23 (26.44%) Mobile Development
5 18 (20.69%) TDD
6 15 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
7 14 (16.09%) Scrum
8 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
9 9 (10.34%) BDD
10 6 (6.90%) Front End Development
11 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.75%) Web Development
12 4 (4.60%) Change Control
12 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.60%) MVC
12 4 (4.60%) Release Management
13 3 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
13 3 (3.45%) MVVM
13 3 (3.45%) Open Source
13 3 (3.45%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) Java
2 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.39%) C#
4 15 (17.24%) Objective-C
5 12 (13.79%) Apple Swift
6 4 (4.60%) PHP
6 4 (4.60%) SQL
7 3 (3.45%) Python
7 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.30%) C
8 2 (2.30%) ES6
9 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.45%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Xamarin
2 4 (4.60%) Google
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Appcelerator
4 2 (2.30%) Citrix
4 2 (2.30%) IBM
4 2 (2.30%) Kony
4 2 (2.30%) Splunk
4 2 (2.30%) Tealium
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe
5 1 (1.15%) Apple
5 1 (1.15%) Facebook
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) PubNub
5 1 (1.15%) Samsung
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago