The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Mobile Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Developer
UK
Rank 532 547 506
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 69 89 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 60 69
Median daily rate £375 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +8.92%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Mobile Developer in the job title.

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Mobile Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -4 67 £375 -6.25% 30
London +11 23 £431 -11.53% 8
South East +19 13 £375 +7.14% 5
North West +22 10 £425 +14.86% 2
Manchester +20 10 £425 +21.42% 1
Berkshire +18 7 £375 - 1
City of London +4 7 £450 -14.28% 2
East Midlands -1 6 £325 -18.75% 5
Leicestershire - 6 £325 - 4
Reading +18 4 - -
Durham - 4 £350 - 1
North East - 4 £350 - 1
South West -3 3 £338 -3.57% 3
West Midlands -3 3 £388 -3.12% 4
Thatcham - 3 - -
Kent - 3 £275 -
Yorkshire +21 2 - -
West Yorkshire +14 2 - -
Leeds +3 2 - -
Oxford 0 2 - -
East of England -7 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire -10 2 - -
Salford - 2 £388 -
Dorset - 2 £338 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Maidstone - 2 £263 -
Leicester - 2 £360 - 2
Bournemouth - 2 £338 -
Coventry - 2 £400 -
Bristol +2 1 £250 -25.92% 1

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Mobile Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Mobile Developer in the job title.

1 106 (74.65%) Android
2 94 (66.20%) Apple iOS
2 94 (66.20%) Mobile App
3 89 (62.68%) Mobile Development
4 75 (52.82%) Android Development
5 69 (48.59%) iOS Development
6 53 (37.32%) JavaScript
7 44 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (30.28%) Java
9 36 (25.35%) Apple Swift
9 36 (25.35%) Objective-C
10 32 (22.54%) Xamarin
11 29 (20.42%) C#
12 27 (19.01%) Web Services
13 24 (16.90%) .NET
13 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
14 22 (15.49%) HTML
14 22 (15.49%) CSS
15 20 (14.08%) Windows
15 20 (14.08%) User Experience
16 18 (12.68%) Android Studio
17 17 (11.97%) AngularJS
17 17 (11.97%) Xcode
18 16 (11.27%) Android SDK
19 15 (10.56%) Mobile Application Development
19 15 (10.56%) iPhone
19 15 (10.56%) RESTful
19 15 (10.56%) TDD
20 14 (9.86%) HTML5
20 14 (9.86%) Node.js

Mobile Developer Skill Set
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 3 (2.11%) Mule
2 2 (1.41%) JBoss
2 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.70%) Apache
3 1 (0.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Maximo
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.93%) Google Play
2 4 (2.82%) iTunes
2 4 (2.82%) TestFlight
3 3 (2.11%) GitHub
4 2 (1.41%) Slack
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) RFID
2 1 (0.70%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.70%) DNS
2 1 (0.70%) iBeacon
2 1 (0.70%) SMS
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.93%) SQLite
2 5 (3.52%) MySQL
2 5 (3.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.41%) QlikView
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.68%) Android Studio
3 17 (11.97%) Xcode
4 14 (9.86%) CocoaPods
5 12 (8.45%) Jenkins
6 10 (7.04%) Gradle
7 9 (6.34%) Visual Studio
8 6 (4.23%) Subversion
9 5 (3.52%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.82%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.82%) JIRA
11 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.11%) Mocha
12 2 (1.41%) Ant
12 2 (1.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (1.41%) Maven
13 1 (0.70%) Babel
13 1 (0.70%) git-flow
13 1 (0.70%) NUnit
13 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (5.63%) Finance
1 8 (5.63%) Games
2 6 (4.23%) Banking
3 4 (2.82%) Publishing
4 2 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.01%) Web Services
2 24 (16.90%) .NET
3 22 (15.49%) CSS
3 22 (15.49%) HTML
4 17 (11.97%) AngularJS
5 16 (11.27%) Android SDK
6 15 (10.56%) RESTful
7 14 (9.86%) HTML5
7 14 (9.86%) Node.js
8 13 (9.15%) JSON
8 13 (9.15%) REST
9 12 (8.45%) React Native
10 11 (7.75%) iOS SDK
10 11 (7.75%) React
11 9 (6.34%) CSS3
11 9 (6.34%) OpenGL
11 9 (6.34%) XML
12 8 (5.63%) Apache Cordova
12 8 (5.63%) JNI
12 8 (5.63%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 94 (66.20%) Mobile App
2 20 (14.08%) User Experience
3 15 (10.56%) iPhone
4 8 (5.63%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.63%) Augmented Reality
5 7 (4.93%) iPad
6 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.82%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.82%) Mobile Games
7 3 (2.11%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.41%) Animation
8 2 (1.41%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (1.41%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.70%) mHealth
9 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.70%) Social Media
9 1 (0.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 106 (74.65%) Android
2 94 (66.20%) Apple iOS
3 20 (14.08%) Windows
4 4 (2.82%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.70%) CentOS
6 1 (0.70%) Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (62.68%) Mobile Development
2 75 (52.82%) Android Development
3 69 (48.59%) iOS Development
4 44 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (10.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 15 (10.56%) TDD
6 12 (8.45%) E-Commerce
6 12 (8.45%) Scrum
7 11 (7.75%) Cross-Platform Development
8 10 (7.04%) Web Development
9 7 (4.93%) BDD
9 7 (4.93%) MVC
10 6 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.23%) Mobile First
10 6 (4.23%) OO
11 5 (3.52%) Mobile Device Management
12 4 (2.82%) Change Control
12 4 (2.82%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.82%) Release Management
13 3 (2.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.32%) JavaScript
2 43 (30.28%) Java
3 36 (25.35%) Apple Swift
3 36 (25.35%) Objective-C
4 29 (20.42%) C#
5 13 (9.15%) SQL
6 12 (8.45%) C++
6 12 (8.45%) Python
7 10 (7.04%) C
8 7 (4.93%) PHP
9 5 (3.52%) ES6
10 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) Xamarin
2 6 (4.23%) Google
2 6 (4.23%) IBM
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.11%) Apple
4 3 (2.11%) Splunk
4 3 (2.11%) Tealium
5 2 (1.41%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.41%) Citrix
5 2 (1.41%) Kony
6 1 (0.70%) Samsung
6 1 (0.70%) Solace
6 1 (0.70%) Telerik
6 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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