The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Computing in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Computing over the 3 months to 22 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Computing
UK
Rank 570 600 600
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 11 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.035% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 12
Median daily rate £245 £425 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.35% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £165 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £535 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £144
% change year-on-year
- +195.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+358.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+358.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14313 16654 15991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.49% 32.80% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9149 10570 10037
Median daily rate £438 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 705 655
Median hourly rate £21.04 £21.50 £17.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.16% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.99 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

Mobile Computing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mobile Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Computing
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mobile Computing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Computing
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Mobile Computing Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Computing
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Mobile Computing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Computing
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Mobile Computing Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Computing
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 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 +30 10 £245 -42.35% 1
Staffordshire - 6 - -
West Midlands - 6 - -
London +8 4 £245 +48.48%
Stafford - 3 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

Mobile Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Computing 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 Computing.

1 11 (45.83%) TOGAF
2 9 (37.50%) SOA
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) MODAF
3 8 (33.33%) Use Case
3 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) ArchiMate
5 6 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) BPMN
7 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (16.67%) ERP
7 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) MS Office
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
8 3 (12.50%) Android
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

Mobile Computing
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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Architect
2 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (25.00%) TOGAF Architect
4 5 (20.83%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.33%) MODAF Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Trainer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Basis
1 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Android
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) TOGAF
2 9 (37.50%) MODAF
2 9 (37.50%) SOA
3 8 (33.33%) Use Case
4 7 (29.17%) ArchiMate
5 5 (20.83%) BPMN
5 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) ERP
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 3 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
8 2 (8.33%) Coaching
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.33%) Email Management
8 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Casper Suite
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Samsung
4 1 (4.17%) AppSense
4 1 (4.17%) CA
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow