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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Developer
Rank 558 520 491
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 91 150 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 101 73
Median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £488
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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -30 88 £400 - 32
London -17 47 £425 -5.55% 8
Yorkshire +19 12 £325 +271.42% 3
West Yorkshire +17 11 £325 +8.33% 3
North West 0 8 £425 +21.42% 8
Manchester 0 8 £425 +21.42% 5
Halifax - 8 £325 -
West Midlands -18 6 £375 +7.14% 4
Cambridgeshire +27 5 £350 +55.55% 2
Cambridge +21 5 £350 +55.55% 2
East of England +14 5 £350 +16.66% 2
East Midlands -1 5 £288 - 3
Coventry - 5 £375 -
City of London +10 4 £420 +40.00% 1
Leicestershire - 4 £288 - 1
South East -4 3 £400 +1.58% 1
Berkshire +11 2 - -
Leeds +3 2 £380 +26.66% 3
Loughborough - 2 £300 -
Buckinghamshire +18 1 £400 +14.28%
South West +13 1 £313 -10.71% 2
Milton Keynes +10 1 £400 +14.28%
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £450 -
Salford - 1 £413 - 2
Reading - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 -

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 136 (80.47%) Mobile Development
2 121 (71.60%) Android
3 117 (69.23%) Apple iOS
4 105 (62.13%) Mobile App
5 85 (50.30%) Android Development
6 81 (47.93%) iOS Development
7 72 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (38.46%) JavaScript
9 63 (37.28%) HTML
10 58 (34.32%) Java
11 56 (33.14%) CSS
11 56 (33.14%) Objective-C
12 37 (21.89%) HTML5
12 37 (21.89%) Git (software)
13 35 (20.71%) RESTful
13 35 (20.71%) Apple Swift
14 34 (20.12%) AngularJS
15 31 (18.34%) JSON
16 29 (17.16%) TDD
16 29 (17.16%) Xamarin
17 26 (15.38%) User Experience
18 25 (14.79%) .NET
19 24 (14.20%) XML
20 23 (13.61%) C#
21 22 (13.02%) Scrum
21 22 (13.02%) Apache Cordova
22 21 (12.43%) CSS3
22 21 (12.43%) BDD
23 20 (11.83%) Android SDK
23 20 (11.83%) Xcode

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 (2.37%) CMS
1 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.18%) JBoss
3 1 (0.59%) Apache
3 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.59%) Confluence
3 1 (0.59%) Drupal
3 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Project
2 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.33%) Google Play
2 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) iTunes
3 2 (1.18%) GitHub
3 2 (1.18%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.59%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.59%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.59%) Heroku
4 1 (0.59%) IaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.73%) Internet
2 5 (2.96%) HTTP
3 4 (2.37%) Network Security
4 1 (0.59%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.69%) SQLite
2 3 (1.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.18%) Big Data
3 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.59%) GIS
4 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.59%) MySQL
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (21.89%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.83%) Xcode
3 14 (8.28%) Android Studio
4 10 (5.92%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.33%) Subversion
6 7 (4.14%) gulp
6 7 (4.14%) JUnit
7 6 (3.55%) CocoaPods
8 5 (2.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (2.96%) Gradle
9 3 (1.78%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.78%) JIRA
9 3 (1.78%) Maven
10 2 (1.18%) Ant
10 2 (1.18%) Selenium
11 1 (0.59%) Capybara
11 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.59%) QUnit
11 1 (0.59%) Robotium
11 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (6.51%) Banking
2 10 (5.92%) Retail
3 7 (4.14%) Finance
4 6 (3.55%) Publishing
5 5 (2.96%) Games
6 3 (1.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (37.28%) HTML
2 56 (33.14%) CSS
3 37 (21.89%) HTML5
4 35 (20.71%) RESTful
5 34 (20.12%) AngularJS
6 31 (18.34%) JSON
7 25 (14.79%) .NET
8 24 (14.20%) XML
9 22 (13.02%) Apache Cordova
10 21 (12.43%) CSS3
11 20 (11.83%) Android SDK
12 18 (10.65%) Cocoa
12 18 (10.65%) REST
13 15 (8.88%) PhoneGap
13 15 (8.88%) Web Services
14 13 (7.69%) iOS SDK
15 10 (5.92%) jQuery
16 9 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (4.73%) React Native
17 8 (4.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 105 (62.13%) Mobile App
2 26 (15.38%) User Experience
3 12 (7.10%) iPhone
4 9 (5.33%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (4.73%) iPad
6 7 (4.14%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.55%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.37%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.37%) Fintech
8 4 (2.37%) Social Media
9 3 (1.78%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.78%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 121 (71.60%) Android
2 117 (69.23%) Apple iOS
3 20 (11.83%) Windows
4 8 (4.73%) Windows Phone
5 6 (3.55%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.18%) Linux
6 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.59%) CentOS
7 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (80.47%) Mobile Development
2 85 (50.30%) Android Development
3 81 (47.93%) iOS Development
4 72 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (17.16%) TDD
6 22 (13.02%) Scrum
7 21 (12.43%) BDD
8 18 (10.65%) Web Development
9 16 (9.47%) OOP
10 15 (8.88%) E-Commerce
10 15 (8.88%) OO
11 12 (7.10%) Mobile Application Development
12 11 (6.51%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.73%) Cross-Platform Development
14 7 (4.14%) Front End Development
15 6 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (3.55%) Software Engineering
15 6 (3.55%) Workflow
16 5 (2.96%) Project Management
16 5 (2.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 65 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 58 (34.32%) Java
3 56 (33.14%) Objective-C
4 35 (20.71%) Apple Swift
5 23 (13.61%) C#
6 12 (7.10%) C++
7 8 (4.73%) Python
8 7 (4.14%) PHP
9 6 (3.55%) C
10 4 (2.37%) Ruby
10 4 (2.37%) SQL
11 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.18%) XAML
13 1 (0.59%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.59%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (2.37%) Degree
2 3 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 29 (17.16%) Xamarin
2 13 (7.69%) Google
3 11 (6.51%) Apple
4 5 (2.96%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.18%) IBM
5 2 (1.18%) Kony
5 2 (1.18%) Telerik
6 1 (0.59%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle
6 1 (0.59%) Sencha
6 1 (0.59%) Twitter
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