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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
UK
Rank 580 620 597
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -23
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 14 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.017% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.021% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
Median daily rate £400 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £363 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £485 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £413 £410
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +0.60%
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
37526 43083 40983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 82.84% 79.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24906 28187 25982
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1187 1087
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +48.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Commerce
Top 5 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +48 12 £425 -5.55% 5
London +25 8 £450 - 2
South East +25 3 - -
North West - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £400 -

Mobile Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 25 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Retail
4 9 (30.00%) VeriFone
4 9 (30.00%) Smartcard
4 9 (30.00%) EFT
4 9 (30.00%) EFTPOS
4 9 (30.00%) ISO 8583
4 9 (30.00%) FIS
5 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (23.33%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) Banking
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) WorldPay
6 6 (20.00%) Ingenico
7 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) J2EE
7 5 (16.67%) B2B
7 5 (16.67%) Spring
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
8 4 (13.33%) hybris
8 4 (13.33%) Content Management
8 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) B2C
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) ERP
8 4 (13.33%) EPoS
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript

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 4 (13.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) BASE24
1 4 (13.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (6.67%) Postilion
3 1 (3.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Google Play
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.00%) Travis CI
2 2 (6.67%) Calabash
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Xcode
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Grunt
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Architect
1 7 (23.33%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Hybris Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Payments Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Payments Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Coach
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Architect
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Payments Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Product Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) Spring
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) JSON
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware
3 3 (10.00%) MSMQ
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 3 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) Cocoa
4 2 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (6.67%) Core Animation
4 2 (6.67%) Core Data
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) EFT
1 9 (30.00%) EFTPOS
1 9 (30.00%) Smartcard
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) EPoS
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (10.00%) User Experience
5 2 (6.67%) Animation
5 2 (6.67%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (3.33%) APACS
6 1 (3.33%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.33%) EMV
6 1 (3.33%) iPhone
6 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) B2B
4 5 (16.67%) BDD
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) B2C
5 4 (13.33%) Content Management
5 4 (13.33%) ERP
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) User Stories
6 3 (10.00%) Microservices
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) OOP
6 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) ISO 8583
2 3 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.33%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) FIS
1 9 (30.00%) VeriFone
2 6 (20.00%) Ingenico
2 6 (20.00%) WorldPay
3 4 (13.33%) hybris
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
5 2 (6.67%) Toshiba
6 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.33%) Cadence
6 1 (3.33%) Cubic Transportation
6 1 (3.33%) Elavon
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) Hypercom
6 1 (3.33%) Lotus
6 1 (3.33%) Sage
6 1 (3.33%) Thales
6 1 (3.33%) TSYS
6 1 (3.33%) VocaLink