The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Commerce over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank 636 626 583
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -43
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 8 18 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.032% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.040% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 30
Median daily rate £575 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £465 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £400 £505
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -20.79%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44752 45442 41756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.70% 79.80% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29560 29386 25936
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1183 1176
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Mobile Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Commerce
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Commerce within the UK.

Mobile Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Commerce
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -33 8 £575 +43.75% 5
London -5 6 £575 +45.56% 2
City of London - 4 £575 -
South East -9 1 - - 1
North West -11 1 £675 -
Manchester - 1 £675 -

Mobile Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mobile Commerce.

1 16 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) EFT
6 3 (16.67%) EFTPOS
6 3 (16.67%) EPoS
6 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
6 3 (16.67%) BASE24
6 3 (16.67%) ISO 8583
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (16.67%) QA
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
6 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (16.67%) VeriFone
6 3 (16.67%) Big Data
6 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
6 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Fintech
7 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (11.11%) Mercurial

Mobile Commerce
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 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) BASE24
2 1 (5.56%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) ATM
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
1 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Hudson
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Scala Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) EDI
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) EFT
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) EFTPOS
2 3 (16.67%) EPoS
2 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
3 2 (11.11%) EMV
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) APACS
4 1 (5.56%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Solaris
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Scala
3 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 8583
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Squid
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) VeriFone
1 3 (16.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 2 (11.11%) Fujitsu
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sun
2 2 (11.11%) Toshiba
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Elavon
3 1 (5.56%) Ingenico
3 1 (5.56%) Sage
3 1 (5.56%) TSYS
3 1 (5.56%) VocaLink
3 1 (5.56%) WorldPay