The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Banking in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Banking over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Banking
Rank 511 499 515
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing Mobile Banking 76 45 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 33 59
Average daily rate £443 £470 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £356 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.09% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14311 12220 14892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.42% 25.61% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8841 7349 8662
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 621 771
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%

Mobile Banking
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Banking within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Banking
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Banking within the UK.

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Banking
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Banking
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -63 68 £450 -4.76% 15
London -7 55 £443 -5.85% 14
City of London +2 25 £450 +1.69% 10
South West - 7 £500 -
Wales - 5 £400 -
South East - 5 £388 - 1
South Wales - 5 £400 -
Cardiff - 5 £400 -
Scotland -4 3 £395 -1.25%
Edinburgh - 3 £395 -
North West -19 1 £300 -
Cheshire - 1 £300 -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Mobile Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mobile Banking also 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 that cited Mobile Banking.

1 146 (100.00%) Banking
2 70 (47.95%) Finance
3 42 (28.77%) Java
4 40 (27.40%) Mobile App
5 39 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (23.97%) Scrum
6 35 (23.97%) Internet
7 33 (22.60%) Web Services
7 33 (22.60%) Selenium
8 32 (21.92%) TDD
9 31 (21.23%) Retail
9 31 (21.23%) SOAP
10 29 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (19.18%) Maven
11 28 (19.18%) Ant
12 27 (18.49%) Online Banking
12 27 (18.49%) Test Automation
13 26 (17.81%) SQL
14 25 (17.12%) Project Management
14 25 (17.12%) WebDriver
14 25 (17.12%) Mobile Payment
15 24 (16.44%) Jenkins
16 23 (15.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (15.75%) Oracle
17 21 (14.38%) JUnit
17 21 (14.38%) Git (software)
18 20 (13.70%) Retail Banking
18 20 (13.70%) Cucumber
19 18 (12.33%) JBehave
20 17 (11.64%) RESTful

Mobile Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mobile Banking also 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 that cited Mobile Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.16%) Apache
2 8 (5.48%) CMS
3 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.37%) IIS
3 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.05%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.97%) Internet
2 6 (4.11%) 2G
2 6 (4.11%) 3G
2 6 (4.11%) 4G
3 5 (3.42%) NFC
4 4 (2.74%) SSL
4 4 (2.74%) HTTP
4 4 (2.74%) ATM
5 2 (1.37%) Intranet
6 1 (0.68%) Junos
6 1 (0.68%) SNMP
6 1 (0.68%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) VoIP
6 1 (0.68%) BGP
6 1 (0.68%) OSPF
6 1 (0.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (0.68%) SQLPlus
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (22.60%) Selenium
2 28 (19.18%) Maven
2 28 (19.18%) Ant
3 25 (17.12%) WebDriver
4 24 (16.44%) Jenkins
5 21 (14.38%) JUnit
5 21 (14.38%) Git (software)
6 20 (13.70%) Cucumber
7 18 (12.33%) JBehave
8 17 (11.64%) Calabash
9 16 (10.96%) Mercurial
9 16 (10.96%) Subversion
10 14 (9.59%) CruiseControl
11 13 (8.90%) Apache Ivy
12 12 (8.22%) SoapUI
13 10 (6.85%) JIRA
13 10 (6.85%) eggPlant
14 8 (5.48%) Hudson
15 7 (4.79%) Robotium
16 6 (4.11%) Toad
General
1 146 (100.00%) Banking
2 70 (47.95%) Finance
3 31 (21.23%) Retail
4 20 (13.70%) Retail Banking
5 14 (9.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.79%) Marketing
6 7 (4.79%) Spanish Language
7 5 (3.42%) German Language
8 3 (2.05%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (1.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.68%) Publishing
10 1 (0.68%) Law
10 1 (0.68%) Front Office
10 1 (0.68%) Back Office
10 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (27.40%) Developer
2 17 (11.64%) Project Manager
3 16 (10.96%) Analyst
4 15 (10.27%) Architect
5 14 (9.59%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.53%) Programme Manager
6 11 (7.53%) Designer
7 8 (5.48%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.48%) Tester
8 7 (4.79%) Solutions Designer
8 7 (4.79%) Senior Tester
8 7 (4.79%) Copywriter
9 6 (4.11%) Android Developer
9 6 (4.11%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Automation Tester
10 5 (3.42%) ScrumMaster
11 4 (2.74%) QA Leader
11 4 (2.74%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.74%) HTML Developer
11 4 (2.74%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.60%) Web Services
2 31 (21.23%) SOAP
3 17 (11.64%) RESTful
4 16 (10.96%) XML
5 12 (8.22%) HTML
6 9 (6.16%) J2EE
7 8 (5.48%) REST
8 7 (4.79%) CSS3
8 7 (4.79%) J2ME
8 7 (4.79%) CSS
8 7 (4.79%) HTML5
8 7 (4.79%) jQuery
9 6 (4.11%) WAP
9 6 (4.11%) Android SDK
10 4 (2.74%) JSON
11 3 (2.05%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.05%) .NET
11 3 (2.05%) Spring
11 3 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.37%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.40%) Mobile App
2 27 (18.49%) Online Banking
3 25 (17.12%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (4.11%) Handset
5 5 (3.42%) W3C
6 4 (2.74%) iPhone
7 2 (1.37%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.37%) DataPower
7 2 (1.37%) IVR
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) EPoS
8 1 (0.68%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.68%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.53%) Android
2 10 (6.85%) UNIX
3 6 (4.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.05%) Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Windows
4 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.37%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.97%) Scrum
3 32 (21.92%) TDD
4 29 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (18.49%) Test Automation
6 25 (17.12%) Project Management
7 23 (15.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (10.96%) Automated Testing
9 15 (10.27%) SOA
10 14 (9.59%) BDD
11 12 (8.22%) Automation Testing
12 11 (7.53%) Programme Management
13 9 (6.16%) E-Commerce
14 8 (5.48%) Content Management
15 7 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (4.79%) Straight-Through Processing
15 7 (4.79%) MVC
16 6 (4.11%) Manual Testing
16 6 (4.11%) Unit Testing
16 6 (4.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.77%) Java
2 26 (17.81%) SQL
3 16 (10.96%) XQuery
3 16 (10.96%) XPath
3 16 (10.96%) Ruby
4 9 (6.16%) Groovy
5 7 (4.79%) C#
6 6 (4.11%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.05%) Perl
7 3 (2.05%) Python
8 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.68%) Korn
8 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.37%) ISEB
2 2 (1.37%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.68%) PMP
3 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) QA
2 5 (3.42%) WAI
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.68%) YUM
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Oracle
2 11 (7.53%) HP
3 7 (4.79%) Sun
3 7 (4.79%) Apple
4 6 (4.11%) ICL
4 6 (4.11%) SAP
4 6 (4.11%) Unisys
5 5 (3.42%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.05%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) TSYS
8 1 (0.68%) Fiserv
8 1 (0.68%) Juniper
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco
8 1 (0.68%) Symbian
8 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.68%) Veritas
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