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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank 581 524 508
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -16
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 26 54 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 33
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£470 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.30% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £322 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
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
42039 38339 36744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.68% 73.76% 71.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27231 23808 21445
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1169 1158 1415
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.80 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 2014.

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 24 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 21 November 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 -49 26 £470 +8.04% 6
London -14 15 £475 -5.00% 4
City of London +8 8 £525 -
East Midlands - 2 £363 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £363 -
South East -37 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £525 -
North West - 1 £525 -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Street - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -

Mobile Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 25 (49.02%) E-Commerce
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) Mobile Payment
4 13 (25.49%) Finance
4 13 (25.49%) Retail
5 11 (21.57%) Banking
6 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
7 9 (17.65%) User Experience
8 8 (15.69%) HTML
8 8 (15.69%) Java
9 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
10 6 (11.76%) TDD
10 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
10 6 (11.76%) Objective-C
10 6 (11.76%) Android
10 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
11 5 (9.80%) Project Management
11 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
11 5 (9.80%) Scrum
11 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
11 5 (9.80%) Marketing
12 4 (7.84%) .NET
12 4 (7.84%) CSS
12 4 (7.84%) RAD
12 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
12 4 (7.84%) HTML5
12 4 (7.84%) RESTful
12 4 (7.84%) NFC
12 4 (7.84%) Android Development
13 3 (5.88%) iOS Development

Mobile Commerce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) NFC
2 3 (5.88%) MVNO
2 3 (5.88%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.96%) GSM
3 1 (1.96%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) DMZ
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) 3G
3 1 (1.96%) Wireless
3 1 (1.96%) 2G
3 1 (1.96%) 2.5G
3 1 (1.96%) VLAN
3 1 (1.96%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (1.96%) GGSN
3 1 (1.96%) ATM
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL
1 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.96%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) JUnit
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
2 2 (3.92%) Gradle
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Calabash
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) Xcode
3 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.96%) Hudson
3 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
1 13 (25.49%) Retail
2 11 (21.57%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.80%) Marketing
5 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.69%) Business Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Payments Business Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Android Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Designer
6 3 (5.88%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Digital Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) UI Designer
7 2 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) HTML5
2 4 (7.84%) RESTful
3 3 (5.88%) Spring
3 3 (5.88%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) SOAP
4 2 (3.92%) REST
4 2 (3.92%) CSS3
4 2 (3.92%) LESS
4 2 (3.92%) JSON
4 2 (3.92%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.96%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (1.96%) jQuery
5 1 (1.96%) JPA
5 1 (1.96%) UIKit
5 1 (1.96%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.96%) Core Animation
5 1 (1.96%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
3 9 (17.65%) User Experience
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) iPad
6 1 (1.96%) EPoS
6 1 (1.96%) EFT
6 1 (1.96%) EFTPOS
6 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.96%) Handset
6 1 (1.96%) APACS
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.96%) Animation
6 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Android
1 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
2 1 (1.96%) Solaris
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) E-Commerce
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) TDD
5 5 (9.80%) Project Management
5 5 (9.80%) Scrum
6 4 (7.84%) RAD
6 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.84%) Android Development
7 3 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.88%) MVC
7 3 (5.88%) SOA
7 3 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) UML
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Market Research
8 2 (3.92%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) Objective-C
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) C#
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
5 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Squid
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) IBM
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.88%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Sun
3 1 (1.96%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.96%) Greenplum
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