The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Commerce over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank 593 549 542
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -7
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 18 44 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.080% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 27
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£400 £490 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £505 £500
% change year-on-year
-20.79% +1.00%
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 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
44318 41702 38141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.68% 76.22% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28766 25845 23099
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1167 1177 1114
Average hourly rate £28.85 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Mobile Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Commerce within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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 -49 17 £400 -16.66% 7
South East -10 7 £400 -
London -26 6 £395 -7.05% 6
Basingstoke - 3 £400 -
Thames Valley - 3 £480 -
Hampshire - 3 £400 -
West Midlands - 2 £438 -
Worcestershire - 2 £438 -
Halifax -4 1 £356 -29.50%
West Yorkshire -22 1 £356 -29.50%
Yorkshire -31 1 £356 -29.50%
Merseyside - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £325 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 £325 -
Portsmouth - 1 £400 -
Redditch - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £400 -
Worcester - 1 £438 -
Scotland - 1 £325 -

Mobile Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce.

1 37 (75.51%) E-Commerce
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 18 (36.73%) Retail
4 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.57%) Finance
6 12 (24.49%) Scrum
6 12 (24.49%) User Experience
7 11 (22.45%) hybris
7 11 (22.45%) Analytics
7 11 (22.45%) B2B
7 11 (22.45%) Business Analysis
8 10 (20.41%) Project Management
8 10 (20.41%) B2C
9 9 (18.37%) Marketing
10 8 (16.33%) J2EE
10 8 (16.33%) SDLC
11 7 (14.29%) SAP
11 7 (14.29%) Endeca
11 7 (14.29%) Banking
11 7 (14.29%) Spring
12 6 (12.24%) TDD
12 6 (12.24%) Web Analytics
12 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (12.24%) Middleware
12 6 (12.24%) ERP
12 6 (12.24%) EAI
12 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
12 6 (12.24%) Demand Management
12 6 (12.24%) Performance Management

Mobile Commerce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) ATM
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (2.04%) MVNO
2 1 (2.04%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
2 4 (8.16%) Selenium
3 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.04%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Ant
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
5 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (36.73%) Retail
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 9 (18.37%) Marketing
4 7 (14.29%) Banking
5 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.08%) Legal
7 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Project Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Product Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Junior
6 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) J2EE
2 7 (14.29%) Spring
3 6 (12.24%) Middleware
4 5 (10.20%) HTML
5 4 (8.16%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) .NET
6 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (6.12%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (6.12%) REST
7 2 (4.08%) Android SDK
7 2 (4.08%) iOS SDK
7 2 (4.08%) JSON
7 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
7 2 (4.08%) OAuth
7 2 (4.08%) RESTful
7 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.08%) JSP
8 1 (2.04%) SOAP
8 1 (2.04%) OpenID
8 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) EFT
3 4 (8.16%) EFTPOS
3 4 (8.16%) Smartcard
3 4 (8.16%) EPoS
3 4 (8.16%) APACS
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (6.12%) Smart Meter
5 2 (4.08%) iSeries
5 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.04%) Statistics
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.04%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.04%) EMV
6 1 (2.04%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Android
1 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) E-Commerce
2 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) Scrum
4 11 (22.45%) Business Analysis
4 11 (22.45%) B2B
4 11 (22.45%) Analytics
5 10 (20.41%) B2C
5 10 (20.41%) Project Management
6 8 (16.33%) SDLC
7 6 (12.24%) Demand Management
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
7 6 (12.24%) ERP
7 6 (12.24%) EAI
7 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.24%) Web Analytics
7 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.20%) E-Procurement
8 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
3 2 (4.08%) Groovy
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) R
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) ISEB
1 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) hybris
2 7 (14.29%) SAP
2 7 (14.29%) Endeca
3 3 (6.12%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) IBM
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.04%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 1 (2.04%) Sage
5 1 (2.04%) ATG
5 1 (2.04%) VocaLink
5 1 (2.04%) TSYS
5 1 (2.04%) VeriFone
5 1 (2.04%) Kony
5 1 (2.04%) WorldPay
5 1 (2.04%) Elavon
5 1 (2.04%) Ingenico