The 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Banking
Rank 607 584 554
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -30
Contract jobs citing Mobile Banking 57 63 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.35% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 60
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £315 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £456
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -23.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18208 17980 17517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.58% 31.69% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11846 10898 10690
Average daily rate £425 £420 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 596 704 760
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.96 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

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 1 May 2016.

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Banking
Top 22 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 1 May 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 57 £425 - 6
London -25 24 £475 +5.55% 5
South East -18 15 £200 -38.46% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 14 £200 -38.46%
Yorkshire +12 12 £450 -
Milton Keynes +7 11 - -
Leeds +10 10 £463 -
West Yorkshire +5 10 £463 -
City of London +33 4 £488 +8.33%
North West -8 3 £413 -7.04%
West Midlands -10 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £438 -
Knutsford - 2 £438 -
Sheffield - 2 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
South West +2 1 £280 -11.53%
Berkshire 0 1 £340 -15.00%
Manchester -7 1 £265 -40.28%
Newbury - 1 £340 -
Bristol - 1 £280 -

Mobile Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 95 (100.00%) Banking
2 42 (44.21%) Retail
3 39 (41.05%) Finance
4 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (34.74%) Retail Banking
5 33 (34.74%) Android
6 26 (27.37%) Mobile App
7 25 (26.32%) Java
8 24 (25.26%) Apple iOS
9 23 (24.21%) Android Development
10 17 (17.89%) iOS Development
11 14 (14.74%) User Experience
12 13 (13.68%) HTML
13 12 (12.63%) Internet
13 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
13 12 (12.63%) CSS
14 11 (11.58%) Windows
14 11 (11.58%) Business Analysis
15 10 (10.53%) Online Banking
15 10 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
15 10 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (9.47%) Project Management
16 9 (9.47%) Wealth Management
16 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
17 8 (8.42%) Agile Testing
17 8 (8.42%) Financial Institution
18 7 (7.37%) TDD
18 7 (7.37%) Mule
19 6 (6.32%) Mobile Development
19 6 (6.32%) ISTQB

Mobile Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (7.37%) Mule
2 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.05%) JBoss
5 1 (1.05%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.05%) Node.js
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) GitHub
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) HTTP
2 3 (3.16%) Intranet
3 1 (1.05%) Firewall
3 1 (1.05%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.11%) DB2
2 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) JIRA
1 6 (6.32%) Selenium
2 5 (5.26%) HP UFT
3 4 (4.21%) Appium
3 4 (4.21%) Calabash
3 4 (4.21%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.21%) JBehave
3 4 (4.21%) Maven
3 4 (4.21%) Zephyr
4 3 (3.16%) eggPlant
4 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.05%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.05%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.05%) Gradle
5 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 95 (100.00%) Banking
2 42 (44.21%) Retail
3 39 (41.05%) Finance
4 33 (34.74%) Retail Banking
5 8 (8.42%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.11%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (42.11%) Developer
2 25 (26.32%) Analyst
3 19 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 15 (15.79%) Banking Analyst
5 13 (13.68%) iOS Developer
5 13 (13.68%) Project Manager
6 11 (11.58%) Digital Analyst
6 11 (11.58%) Java Developer
7 10 (10.53%) Applications Developer
7 10 (10.53%) Business Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) Test Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Lead Developer
8 9 (9.47%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 9 (9.47%) Team Leader
9 7 (7.37%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Banking Project Manager
9 7 (7.37%) Digital Business Analyst
10 6 (6.32%) iOS Android Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Digital Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.68%) HTML
2 12 (12.63%) CSS
3 5 (5.26%) CSS3
3 5 (5.26%) Spring
4 4 (4.21%) HTML5
4 4 (4.21%) PhoneGap
4 4 (4.21%) REST
5 2 (2.11%) .NET
5 2 (2.11%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (1.05%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.05%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.05%) J2EE
6 1 (1.05%) Middleware
6 1 (1.05%) Sass
6 1 (1.05%) Web Services
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.05%) XML
6 1 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Mobile App
2 14 (14.74%) User Experience
3 10 (10.53%) Online Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.21%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.11%) iPhone
7 2 (2.11%) PMI
8 1 (1.05%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.05%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.05%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.74%) Android
2 24 (25.26%) Apple iOS
3 11 (11.58%) Windows
4 6 (6.32%) Unix
5 3 (3.16%) Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.21%) Android Development
3 17 (17.89%) iOS Development
4 11 (11.58%) Business Analysis
5 10 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
5 10 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (9.47%) Project Management
6 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.47%) Wealth Management
7 8 (8.42%) Agile Testing
8 7 (7.37%) TDD
9 6 (6.32%) Analytics
9 6 (6.32%) BDD
9 6 (6.32%) Content Management
9 6 (6.32%) ITIL
9 6 (6.32%) Mobile Development
9 6 (6.32%) Scrum
10 5 (5.26%) Data Analytics
10 5 (5.26%) OO
10 5 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) Java
2 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.21%) C#
4 3 (3.16%) C++
5 2 (2.11%) C
5 2 (2.11%) COBOL
5 2 (2.11%) SQL
6 1 (1.05%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) ISEB
1 6 (6.32%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.16%) Degree
4 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.11%) PMP
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) Google
3 2 (2.11%) Apple
3 2 (2.11%) F5
3 2 (2.11%) Sencha
3 2 (2.11%) Temenos
4 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.05%) FatWire
4 1 (1.05%) HP
4 1 (1.05%) Juniper
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle
4 1 (1.05%) Remedy
4 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.05%) Splunk
4 1 (1.05%) VMware