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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Computing
Rank 652 643 609
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -34
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 9 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.049% 0.10% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 5
Median daily rate £425 £475 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +163.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £365 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £653 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 - £180
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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
18204 18958 18253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.39% 32.43% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11764 11939 10929
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 766 762
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.47 £46.50 £43.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +0.42%

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 24 August 2016.

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
Top 7 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 24 August 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 -8 9 £425 -10.52% 3
London -4 4 £325 -31.57% 3
South West - 4 £538 -
Bristol - 4 £538 -
City of London +33 2 £313 -25.59% 3
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Mobile Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (27.27%) MODAF
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
3 2 (18.18%) SLA
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Military
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (9.09%) CESG
4 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management

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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Trainer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Trainer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) CLAS Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) MODAF
3 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) BPMN
4 1 (9.09%) ISMS
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CEH
2 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com