The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 544 544 475
Rank change year-on-year
0 -69
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 53 28 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.053% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.058% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 34
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£338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £180 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £238 £300
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.32 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
49911 48452 42119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.38% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30221 29000 24202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1962 2019 2153
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 52 £338 +12.50% 18
South East +1 22 £319 +76.59% 7
London +12 15 £400 +14.28% 8
Berkshire -7 9 £313 +73.13% 2
East of England - 7 £275 -
Hampshire - 6 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Watford - 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 £356 -
City of London +10 3 £400 -15.78% 4
Reading 0 3 £233 +28.80%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £275 -
Cambridge - 3 £275 -
South West - 3 £338 - 2
Surrey - 3 £425 - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £345 - 2
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Manchester -9 1 £365 -
North West -25 1 £365 -2.66% 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £400 -
Oxford - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - - 1

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title.

1 91 (93.81%) Mobile App
2 77 (79.38%) Apple iOS
3 69 (71.13%) Android
4 47 (48.45%) iOS Development
5 44 (45.36%) HTML
6 39 (40.21%) JavaScript
7 38 (39.18%) Android Development
8 37 (38.14%) HTML5
9 33 (34.02%) Objective-C
10 32 (32.99%) iOS SDK
11 29 (29.90%) CSS
12 24 (24.74%) iPhone
13 23 (23.71%) PhoneGap
14 21 (21.65%) Java
15 20 (20.62%) .NET
16 18 (18.56%) Windows
16 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (18.56%) User Experience
17 16 (16.49%) CSS3
17 16 (16.49%) jQuery
18 15 (15.46%) Android SDK
19 14 (14.43%) Mobile Application Development
19 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
19 14 (14.43%) C#
19 14 (14.43%) Xcode
20 13 (13.40%) Scrum
20 13 (13.40%) iPad
20 13 (13.40%) Apache Cordova
21 11 (11.34%) AngularJS
21 11 (11.34%) Web Services

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.22%) Node.js
2 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.03%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.03%) PPP
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) SQLite
3 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
1 14 (14.43%) Xcode
2 8 (8.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (5.15%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.12%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.09%) JIRA
6 2 (2.06%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.06%) JUnit
6 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.06%) Subversion
6 2 (2.06%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.06%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.06%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.03%) Robolectric
7 1 (1.03%) Gradle
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Banking
2 3 (3.09%) Games
3 2 (2.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (45.36%) HTML
2 37 (38.14%) HTML5
3 32 (32.99%) iOS SDK
4 29 (29.90%) CSS
5 23 (23.71%) PhoneGap
6 20 (20.62%) .NET
7 16 (16.49%) CSS3
7 16 (16.49%) jQuery
8 15 (15.46%) Android SDK
9 13 (13.40%) Apache Cordova
10 11 (11.34%) AngularJS
10 11 (11.34%) Web Services
11 9 (9.28%) XML
11 9 (9.28%) REST
12 8 (8.25%) RESTful
12 8 (8.25%) JSON
13 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET
14 5 (5.15%) Worklight
15 4 (4.12%) SOAP
15 4 (4.12%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 91 (93.81%) Mobile App
2 24 (24.74%) iPhone
3 18 (18.56%) User Experience
4 13 (13.40%) iPad
5 10 (10.31%) Blackberry
6 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.09%) Social Media
8 2 (2.06%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.03%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.03%) Telematics
9 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.03%) Animation
9 1 (1.03%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 77 (79.38%) Apple iOS
2 69 (71.13%) Android
3 18 (18.56%) Windows
4 7 (7.22%) Windows Phone
5 5 (5.15%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (4.12%) Linux
6 4 (4.12%) UNIX
7 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.45%) iOS Development
2 38 (39.18%) Android Development
3 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.43%) Mobile Application Development
5 13 (13.40%) Scrum
6 9 (9.28%) OO
7 7 (7.22%) Web Development
7 7 (7.22%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.19%) TDD
8 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.15%) Time Management
9 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.09%) Line Management
10 3 (3.09%) Analytics
10 3 (3.09%) BDD
10 3 (3.09%) Information Architecture
10 3 (3.09%) Content Management
11 2 (2.06%) SOA
11 2 (2.06%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.21%) JavaScript
2 33 (34.02%) Objective-C
3 21 (21.65%) Java
4 14 (14.43%) C#
5 6 (6.19%) C++
6 5 (5.15%) C
6 5 (5.15%) PHP
7 1 (1.03%) VC++
7 1 (1.03%) Python
7 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (8.25%) Google
2 5 (5.15%) Xamarin
2 5 (5.15%) Apple
2 5 (5.15%) IBM
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) Adobe
3 4 (4.12%) Facebook
4 3 (3.09%) Twitter
4 3 (3.09%) Sencha
5 1 (1.03%) Kony
5 1 (1.03%) Syclo
5 1 (1.03%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle
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