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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Banking
Rank 535 508 498
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -10
Contract jobs citing Mobile Banking 54 55 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 41
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£425 £450 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +46.15%
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
13781 13476 14294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.23% 26.35% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8358 8132 8184
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 563 611 781
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%

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 29 July 2014.

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Banking
Top 16 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 29 July 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
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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 -12 50 £425 -5.55% 6
London -14 36 £425 -5.55% 6
City of London +27 15 £450 +7.14% 2
South East -8 6 £350 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £350 -
South Wales - 3 £400 -
Wales - 3 £400 -
Cardiff - 3 £400 -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Mobile Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Banking
2 60 (48.00%) Finance
3 38 (30.40%) Internet
4 35 (28.00%) Scrum
5 33 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (23.20%) Retail
6 29 (23.20%) Mobile App
7 25 (20.00%) Online Banking
7 25 (20.00%) Java
8 23 (18.40%) Retail Banking
9 20 (16.00%) Selenium
10 19 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (15.20%) SQL
10 19 (15.20%) Web Services
11 18 (14.40%) SOAP
12 17 (13.60%) HTML
12 17 (13.60%) Test Automation
12 17 (13.60%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (12.80%) Maven
13 16 (12.80%) Oracle
13 16 (12.80%) Ant
14 15 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (11.20%) SoapUI
15 14 (11.20%) QA
15 14 (11.20%) Project Management
15 14 (11.20%) Apache Ivy
16 13 (10.40%) Jenkins
16 13 (10.40%) J2EE
16 13 (10.40%) JavaScript
16 13 (10.40%) HP

Mobile Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (8.00%) Apache
2 5 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.60%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.60%) nginx
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.60%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.80%) MS Project
3 1 (0.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.80%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.40%) Internet
2 8 (6.40%) HTTP
3 7 (5.60%) 3G
3 7 (5.60%) 2G
3 7 (5.60%) 4G
4 6 (4.80%) SSL
5 5 (4.00%) Intranet
6 2 (1.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (1.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (1.60%) DMZ
6 2 (1.60%) ATM
6 2 (1.60%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.60%) NFC
7 1 (0.80%) Firewall
7 1 (0.80%) LAN
7 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) DB2
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.80%) SQLPlus
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (16.00%) Selenium
2 16 (12.80%) Ant
2 16 (12.80%) Maven
3 14 (11.20%) SoapUI
3 14 (11.20%) Apache Ivy
4 13 (10.40%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.40%) JIRA
5 12 (9.60%) Git (software)
6 11 (8.80%) WebDriver
7 10 (8.00%) Hudson
8 8 (6.40%) JUnit
9 7 (5.60%) Toad
9 7 (5.60%) LoadRunner
9 7 (5.60%) Subversion
9 7 (5.60%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.60%) Mercurial
9 7 (5.60%) JBehave
9 7 (5.60%) eggPlant
10 5 (4.00%) Calabash
11 4 (3.20%) TeamCity
General
1 125 (100.00%) Banking
2 60 (48.00%) Finance
3 29 (23.20%) Retail
4 23 (18.40%) Retail Banking
5 9 (7.20%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.00%) Marketing
7 4 (3.20%) German Language
8 3 (2.40%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.60%) Advertising
10 1 (0.80%) Billing
10 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.80%) Back Office
10 1 (0.80%) Electronics
10 1 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.80%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (25.60%) Developer
2 21 (16.80%) Analyst
3 16 (12.80%) Architect
4 13 (10.40%) Designer
5 11 (8.80%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Solutions Designer
7 8 (6.40%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Programme Manager
8 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.80%) iOS Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Senior iOS Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Automated Test Developer
10 5 (4.00%) QA Leader
10 5 (4.00%) Copywriter
10 5 (4.00%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Tester
11 4 (3.20%) Senior Tester
11 4 (3.20%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.20%) Web Services
2 18 (14.40%) SOAP
3 17 (13.60%) HTML
4 13 (10.40%) J2EE
5 10 (8.00%) REST
6 9 (7.20%) J2ME
7 8 (6.40%) CSS
7 8 (6.40%) RESTful
8 7 (5.60%) XML
8 7 (5.60%) WAP
9 6 (4.80%) HTML5
9 6 (4.80%) JSON
9 6 (4.80%) jQuery
10 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET
10 5 (4.00%) .NET
11 4 (3.20%) CSS3
11 4 (3.20%) Android SDK
12 3 (2.40%) Ajax
12 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (2.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.20%) Mobile App
2 25 (20.00%) Online Banking
3 11 (8.80%) Handset
3 11 (8.80%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.20%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.40%) Copywriting
5 3 (2.40%) W3C
6 2 (1.60%) IVR
6 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.60%) iPhone
6 2 (1.60%) DataPower
6 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.80%) Statistics
7 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.80%) DTV
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.80%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.60%) Apple iOS
2 11 (8.80%) Android
3 7 (5.60%) UNIX
4 3 (2.40%) Linux
5 1 (0.80%) Windows
5 1 (0.80%) Solaris
5 1 (0.80%) CentOS
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.00%) Scrum
2 33 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (13.60%) Test Automation
5 15 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.20%) Project Management
7 12 (9.60%) TDD
8 11 (8.80%) Manual Testing
9 10 (8.00%) BDD
10 9 (7.20%) Automation Testing
11 8 (6.40%) Programme Management
11 8 (6.40%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.60%) Regression Testing
12 7 (5.60%) Content Management
12 7 (5.60%) Automated Testing
13 6 (4.80%) Business Analysis
13 6 (4.80%) iOS Development
13 6 (4.80%) Test Management
13 6 (4.80%) Test Scripting
14 5 (4.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.00%) Java
2 19 (15.20%) SQL
3 13 (10.40%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.20%) C#
4 9 (7.20%) Groovy
5 7 (5.60%) XPath
5 7 (5.60%) XQuery
6 5 (4.00%) Ruby
6 5 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (2.40%) Python
7 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.60%) C
8 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.80%) Korn
9 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.60%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.20%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (13.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.80%) YUM
2 1 (0.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.80%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Oracle
2 13 (10.40%) HP
3 9 (7.20%) SAP
4 8 (6.40%) Unisys
4 8 (6.40%) Apple
4 8 (6.40%) ICL
5 7 (5.60%) Sun
6 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.40%) Google
7 3 (2.40%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.60%) F5
8 2 (1.60%) Cisco
9 1 (0.80%) Cognos
9 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago