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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Developer
Rank 567 478 478
Rank change year-on-year
-89 0
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 83 169 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 110 56
Median daily rate £400 £395 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £575 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -

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
51163 53980 51056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33272 34147 30940
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -97 81 £400 - 34
London -49 41 £438 -7.89% 5
West Yorkshire +6 10 £325 - 4
Yorkshire -2 10 £325 - 4
Manchester -5 10 £411 +9.66% 7
North West -21 10 £411 +6.12% 7
Halifax - 8 £325 -
West Midlands -29 6 £375 -3.22% 2
Coventry - 6 £375 -
East Midlands +5 5 £275 - 5
South East -9 5 £381 +1.66% 8
Salford - 5 £394 -
Leicestershire - 4 £275 - 4
City of London +42 2 £445 +48.33% 1
East of England +19 2 £400 +33.33% 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £400 - 2
Hampshire +3 1 £300 -14.28% 3
Berkshire 0 1 £363 +16.74% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - -
Edinburgh -1 1 - - 1
Scotland -3 1 - - 1
Nottingham -3 1 £350 - 1
Nottinghamshire -5 1 £350 - 1
South West -6 1 £425 +41.66% 1
Leeds -8 1 £315 -3.07% 3
Surrey -8 1 £400 +3.22% 1
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
Bristol - 1 £425 - 1
Egham - 1 £400 -
Crawley - 1 £500 -

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 148 (79.57%) Mobile Development
2 118 (63.44%) Android
3 116 (62.37%) Apple iOS
4 111 (59.68%) Mobile App
5 82 (44.09%) Android Development
6 81 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (41.94%) iOS Development
8 77 (41.40%) JavaScript
9 68 (36.56%) HTML
10 61 (32.80%) CSS
11 55 (29.57%) Java
11 55 (29.57%) Objective-C
12 47 (25.27%) HTML5
13 40 (21.51%) AngularJS
14 38 (20.43%) Apple Swift
15 32 (17.20%) JSON
16 30 (16.13%) Git (software)
16 30 (16.13%) Windows
17 29 (15.59%) C#
17 29 (15.59%) RESTful
17 29 (15.59%) User Experience
18 25 (13.44%) Xamarin
18 25 (13.44%) XML
19 24 (12.90%) Retail
19 24 (12.90%) Web Development
19 24 (12.90%) CSS3
20 23 (12.37%) REST
20 23 (12.37%) .NET
21 20 (10.75%) TDD
22 19 (10.22%) Web Services

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 7 (3.76%) CMS
2 2 (1.08%) JBoss
2 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.54%) MS Office
1 1 (0.54%) MS Project
1 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.54%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.23%) Google Play
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.08%) TestFlight
3 1 (0.54%) GitHub
3 1 (0.54%) iTunes
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) Internet
2 3 (1.61%) Network Security
3 2 (1.08%) HTTP
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) Skype
4 1 (0.54%) SSH
4 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.53%) SQLite
2 2 (1.08%) Big Data
2 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.54%) GIS
3 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.54%) MySQL
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.91%) Xcode
3 9 (4.84%) Android Studio
3 9 (4.84%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.23%) gulp
4 6 (3.23%) Subversion
5 5 (2.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (2.69%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.15%) JUnit
7 3 (1.61%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.61%) Gradle
7 3 (1.61%) Maven
8 2 (1.08%) Ant
8 2 (1.08%) Appium
8 2 (1.08%) Calabash
8 2 (1.08%) CocoaPods
8 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.08%) Mockito
8 2 (1.08%) Robolectric
General
1 24 (12.90%) Retail
2 17 (9.14%) Banking
3 13 (6.99%) Finance
4 6 (3.23%) Publishing
5 5 (2.69%) Automotive
6 4 (2.15%) Advertising
7 3 (1.61%) Games
7 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.08%) Marketing
8 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (36.56%) HTML
2 61 (32.80%) CSS
3 47 (25.27%) HTML5
4 40 (21.51%) AngularJS
5 32 (17.20%) JSON
6 29 (15.59%) RESTful
7 25 (13.44%) XML
8 24 (12.90%) CSS3
9 23 (12.37%) .NET
9 23 (12.37%) REST
10 19 (10.22%) Apache Cordova
10 19 (10.22%) Web Services
11 18 (9.68%) Android SDK
12 17 (9.14%) Cocoa
12 17 (9.14%) jQuery
13 14 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (6.99%) iOS SDK
15 12 (6.45%) PhoneGap
16 10 (5.38%) Cocoa Touch
16 10 (5.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (59.68%) Mobile App
2 29 (15.59%) User Experience
3 10 (5.38%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (4.30%) iPhone
5 7 (3.76%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.76%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.23%) iPad
7 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.61%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (1.61%) Social Media
8 2 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.08%) Animation
8 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.08%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.54%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.54%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 118 (63.44%) Android
2 116 (62.37%) Apple iOS
3 30 (16.13%) Windows
4 17 (9.14%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (6.45%) Windows Phone
6 6 (3.23%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.15%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.08%) Linux
8 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.08%) Unix
9 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.54%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (79.57%) Mobile Development
2 82 (44.09%) Android Development
3 81 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (41.94%) iOS Development
5 24 (12.90%) Web Development
6 20 (10.75%) TDD
7 19 (10.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 19 (10.22%) OO
8 17 (9.14%) Scrum
9 16 (8.60%) BDD
10 14 (7.53%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.45%) B2C
11 12 (6.45%) OOP
12 11 (5.91%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.38%) Multithreading
14 7 (3.76%) MVC
14 7 (3.76%) Software Engineering
15 6 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (3.23%) CRM
15 6 (3.23%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (41.40%) JavaScript
2 55 (29.57%) Java
2 55 (29.57%) Objective-C
3 38 (20.43%) Apple Swift
4 29 (15.59%) C#
5 6 (3.23%) C++
5 6 (3.23%) PHP
6 5 (2.69%) XAML
7 4 (2.15%) C
7 4 (2.15%) Ruby
8 3 (1.61%) SQL
8 3 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.61%) VB
8 3 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.54%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (3.23%) Degree
2 3 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Docker
1 1 (0.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.54%) CloudHub
1 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (13.44%) Xamarin
2 16 (8.60%) Google
3 8 (4.30%) Apple
4 3 (1.61%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.61%) Sencha
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle
5 2 (1.08%) SAP
6 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.54%) IBM
6 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.54%) Siebel
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