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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Computing
Rank 624 615 612
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 14 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.062% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.085% 0.19% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 13
Median daily rate £250 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £165 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £425 £319
% change year-on-year
-47.05% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+223.52% +13.33%

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
16556 18240 17894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.52% 33.34% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10728 11465 11353
Median daily rate £430 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 582 787 748
Median hourly rate £19.38 £20.63 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +22.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

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 6 December 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
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 6 December 2016.

Mobile Computing Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Computing
Top 11 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 6 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 -15 12 £225 -47.05% 1
West Midlands - 6 - -
Staffordshire - 6 - -
London -18 4 £375 -13.04%
Stafford - 3 - -
South East +11 2 £225 -59.09%
Berkshire +7 2 £225 -59.09%
Reading - 2 £225 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

Mobile Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 11 (44.00%) TOGAF
2 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) SOA
3 9 (36.00%) MODAF
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) Use Case
5 7 (28.00%) ArchiMate
6 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) BPMN
8 4 (16.00%) Office 365
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) ERP
8 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (16.00%) Information Security
9 3 (12.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) CRM
9 3 (12.00%) MS Office
9 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
9 3 (12.00%) SLA
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco

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 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Intranet
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (24.00%) TOGAF Architect
4 5 (20.00%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support
6 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Trainer
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (8.00%) IT Trainer
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) MODAF Architect
7 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Android
4 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (36.00%) MODAF
2 9 (36.00%) SOA
3 8 (32.00%) Use Case
4 7 (28.00%) ArchiMate
5 5 (20.00%) BPMN
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) ERP
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) CRM
7 3 (12.00%) Matrix Management
7 3 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
8 2 (8.00%) Data Management
8 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) Email Management
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Apple
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Dell
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Samsung
5 1 (4.00%) AppSense
5 1 (4.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow