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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank 610 635 632
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 14 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.020% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.024% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 21
Median daily rate £463 £325 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £135 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £481
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -32.46%
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
40825 44928 44271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.52% 81.15% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27182 29127 28771
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1342 1219
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 3 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 4 December 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 +14 13 £500 +117.39% 3
London +4 11 £500 +117.39% 1
South East - 2 - -

Mobile Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) BDD
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
5 3 (15.79%) ISO 8583
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) EFT
5 3 (15.79%) EFTPOS
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) MSMQ
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 3 (15.79%) Smartcard
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) HTTP
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP

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 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) BASE24
1 2 (10.53%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (5.26%) Postilion
2 1 (5.26%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Google Play
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) ATM
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Travis CI
2 2 (10.53%) Calabash
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Xcode
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Grunt
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (68.42%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Coach
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Architect
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Azure Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Hybris Architect
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (5.26%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Android Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) MSMQ
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) Cocoa
3 2 (10.53%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (10.53%) Core Animation
3 2 (10.53%) Core Data
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) EFT
1 3 (15.79%) EFTPOS
1 3 (15.79%) Smartcard
2 2 (10.53%) Animation
2 2 (10.53%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
2 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (15.79%) Microservices
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 8583
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) SAS 70
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) FIS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) VeriFone
2 2 (10.53%) hybris
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Cadence
3 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Ingenico
3 1 (5.26%) Toshiba
3 1 (5.26%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (5.26%) WorldPay