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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Developer
Rank 545 513 483
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 94 144 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 92 68
Median daily rate £383 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £548 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
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
50509 55363 53299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.95% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32914 35215 32203
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1615 2084 2078
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 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 -50 90 £393 -1.87% 16
London -28 47 £425 -10.52% 6
Yorkshire +13 10 £325 +271.42% 2
West Yorkshire +13 10 £325 +8.33% 2
Manchester +3 8 £425 +13.33% 2
North West -10 8 £425 +12.58% 2
Halifax - 8 £325 -
West Midlands -24 7 £375 +1.69%
Coventry - 6 £375 -
Cambridgeshire +29 5 £350 +55.55%
Cambridge +26 5 £350 +55.55%
East of England +20 5 £350 +16.66% 1
South East -13 5 £381 +1.66% 1
East Midlands - 5 £275 - 3
Leicestershire - 5 £275 - 1
City of London +32 2 £445 +48.33% 2
Berkshire +14 2 £363 +16.74%
Loughborough - 2 £300 -
Milton Keynes +13 1 £400 +14.28%
Hampshire +12 1 £300 -14.28% 1
South West +8 1 £313 -10.71% 1
Scotland +8 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +6 1 £400 +6.66%
Edinburgh +2 1 - -
Leeds +1 1 £315 +5.00% 2
Surrey -1 1 £400 +3.22%
Bristol - 1 £313 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £350 -
Egham - 1 £400 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 -

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 144 (81.82%) Mobile Development
2 118 (67.05%) Android
3 112 (63.64%) Apple iOS
4 111 (63.07%) Mobile App
5 82 (46.59%) Android Development
6 79 (44.89%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (43.18%) iOS Development
8 72 (40.91%) JavaScript
9 65 (36.93%) HTML
10 60 (34.09%) CSS
11 56 (31.82%) Java
12 55 (31.25%) Objective-C
13 41 (23.30%) HTML5
14 37 (21.02%) Git (software)
14 37 (21.02%) Apple Swift
15 35 (19.89%) JSON
15 35 (19.89%) AngularJS
16 33 (18.75%) RESTful
17 30 (17.05%) TDD
17 30 (17.05%) User Experience
18 29 (16.48%) Windows
19 27 (15.34%) XML
19 27 (15.34%) Xamarin
20 25 (14.20%) C#
20 25 (14.20%) .NET
21 24 (13.64%) Web Development
22 22 (12.50%) CSS3
22 22 (12.50%) REST
23 21 (11.93%) BDD
23 21 (11.93%) Apache Cordova

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 4 (2.27%) CMS
2 2 (1.14%) JBoss
2 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.57%) Confluence
3 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.98%) Google Play
2 3 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.14%) GitHub
3 2 (1.14%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.57%) Heroku
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.57%) iTunes
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.57%) PaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.55%) Internet
2 5 (2.84%) HTTP
2 5 (2.84%) Network Security
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Skype
3 1 (0.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.95%) SQLite
2 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.14%) Big Data
3 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.57%) GIS
4 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.57%) MySQL
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (21.02%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.23%) Xcode
3 10 (5.68%) Android Studio
3 10 (5.68%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.11%) Subversion
5 7 (3.98%) gulp
5 7 (3.98%) JUnit
6 5 (2.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (1.70%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.70%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.70%) Maven
7 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.14%) Ant
8 2 (1.14%) Appium
8 2 (1.14%) Calabash
8 2 (1.14%) CocoaPods
8 2 (1.14%) Gradle
8 2 (1.14%) JIRA
8 2 (1.14%) Selenium
9 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (9.66%) Retail
2 13 (7.39%) Banking
3 8 (4.55%) Finance
4 6 (3.41%) Publishing
5 5 (2.84%) Games
6 3 (1.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (36.93%) HTML
2 60 (34.09%) CSS
3 41 (23.30%) HTML5
4 35 (19.89%) AngularJS
4 35 (19.89%) JSON
5 33 (18.75%) RESTful
6 27 (15.34%) XML
7 25 (14.20%) .NET
8 22 (12.50%) CSS3
8 22 (12.50%) REST
9 21 (11.93%) Apache Cordova
10 19 (10.80%) Android SDK
10 19 (10.80%) Cocoa
11 16 (9.09%) Web Services
12 15 (8.52%) jQuery
13 13 (7.39%) PhoneGap
13 13 (7.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (5.68%) SOAP
15 9 (5.11%) iOS SDK
16 8 (4.55%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 111 (63.07%) Mobile App
2 30 (17.05%) User Experience
3 13 (7.39%) iPhone
4 10 (5.68%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (4.55%) iPad
6 5 (2.84%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.27%) Fintech
8 3 (1.70%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.70%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.70%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.70%) Minimum Viable Product
8 3 (1.70%) Social Media
9 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.14%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.14%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 118 (67.05%) Android
2 112 (63.64%) Apple iOS
3 29 (16.48%) Windows
4 13 (7.39%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (6.25%) Windows Phone
6 4 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.14%) Linux
7 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.14%) Unix
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.57%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (81.82%) Mobile Development
2 82 (46.59%) Android Development
3 79 (44.89%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (43.18%) iOS Development
5 30 (17.05%) TDD
6 24 (13.64%) Web Development
7 21 (11.93%) BDD
8 20 (11.36%) Scrum
9 17 (9.66%) OO
10 16 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
10 16 (9.09%) OOP
11 14 (7.95%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.82%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.11%) B2C
13 9 (5.11%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.55%) Multithreading
15 6 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (3.41%) CRM
15 6 (3.41%) Front End Development
16 5 (2.84%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 72 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 56 (31.82%) Java
3 55 (31.25%) Objective-C
4 37 (21.02%) Apple Swift
5 25 (14.20%) C#
6 8 (4.55%) PHP
7 7 (3.98%) C++
8 6 (3.41%) Ruby
9 5 (2.84%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.27%) XAML
11 3 (1.70%) SQL
12 2 (1.14%) C
12 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.14%) VB
12 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.57%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.57%) ES6
13 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (3.41%) Degree
2 3 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.57%) CloudHub
1 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (15.34%) Xamarin
2 11 (6.25%) Google
3 10 (5.68%) Apple
4 5 (2.84%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.14%) Telerik
6 1 (0.57%) IBM
6 1 (0.57%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle
6 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.57%) Sencha
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