The first table below looks at the demand for the Mobile Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 489 402 469
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +67
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 107 149 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 106 79
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £18.32 £45.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.28% +32.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.32 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51854 44815 56131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.45% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 31590 25634 30843
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2065 2206 2587
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -92 101 £350 +7.69% 24
London -69 48 £363 +3.57% 8
South East -9 22 £256 -20.23% 5
Yorkshire -18 10 £230 +8.23% 2
West Yorkshire -13 9 £230 +8.23%
Leeds -19 9 £230 +8.23%
North West -24 9 £375 +36.36% 1
Kent - 9 £375 -
Berkshire +5 8 £181 -43.14% 1
West Midlands -20 7 £375 +25.00% 1
Reading -1 6 £181 -
City of London -41 5 £401 +23.23% 4
Buckinghamshire - 5 £313 -
Manchester -8 4 £350 +34.61% 1
Warwick - 3 £425 -
Warwickshire - 3 £425 -
Scotland -1 2 £250 -28.57% 1
Hertfordshire -8 2 £325 -31.57%
Lancashire -22 2 £375 +36.36%
East of England -38 2 £325 -31.57% 3
Milton Keynes - 2 £450 -
Glasgow +2 1 - - 1
Staffordshire -4 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent -5 1 - -
Cheshire -9 1 - -
Birmingham -13 1 - - 1
South West -19 1 £200 -38.46% 3
Merseyside - 1 £400 -
Somerset - 1 £200 -
Bath - 1 £200 -

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Mobile Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Mobile Developer in their job title.

1 127 (55.95%) Mobile App
2 126 (55.51%) Android
3 119 (52.42%) Apple iOS
4 113 (49.78%) HTML
5 101 (44.49%) JavaScript
6 85 (37.44%) HTML5
7 83 (36.56%) CSS
8 74 (32.60%) Android Development
9 72 (31.72%) iOS Development
10 53 (23.35%) Java
11 51 (22.47%) jQuery
12 49 (21.59%) CSS3
13 48 (21.15%) Windows
14 44 (19.38%) OO
14 44 (19.38%) C#
14 44 (19.38%) .NET
15 43 (18.94%) JSON
16 40 (17.62%) XML
17 37 (16.30%) PhoneGap
18 36 (15.86%) Objective-C
18 36 (15.86%) Mobile Application Development
19 33 (14.54%) Web Services
19 33 (14.54%) iPhone
20 32 (14.10%) Scrum
21 31 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (12.78%) REST
22 29 (12.78%) iPad
23 25 (11.01%) Sencha
24 24 (10.57%) Sencha Touch
24 24 (10.57%) TDD

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Mobile Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Mobile Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.08%) CMS
2 4 (1.76%) Node.js
3 3 (1.32%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.32%) WordPress
4 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.88%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.96%) Internet
2 2 (0.88%) Intranet
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.17%) SQLite
3 8 (3.52%) MySQL
4 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.44%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (16.30%) PhoneGap
2 19 (8.37%) Subversion
3 18 (7.93%) Xcode
4 16 (7.05%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.85%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.96%) Yeoman
6 9 (3.96%) Grunt
6 9 (3.96%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 8 (3.52%) JIRA
8 5 (2.20%) Ant
8 5 (2.20%) Maven
9 4 (1.76%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.32%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.32%) NUnit
10 3 (1.32%) Mockito
10 3 (1.32%) Mocha
10 3 (1.32%) jMock
10 3 (1.32%) Selenium
11 2 (0.88%) JBehave
General
1 18 (7.93%) Games
2 15 (6.61%) Finance
3 11 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.96%) Retail
5 5 (2.20%) Publishing
6 4 (1.76%) Legal
7 3 (1.32%) Marketing
8 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (49.78%) HTML
2 85 (37.44%) HTML5
3 83 (36.56%) CSS
4 51 (22.47%) jQuery
5 49 (21.59%) CSS3
6 44 (19.38%) .NET
7 43 (18.94%) JSON
8 40 (17.62%) XML
9 33 (14.54%) Web Services
10 29 (12.78%) REST
11 24 (10.57%) Sencha Touch
12 20 (8.81%) iOS SDK
13 18 (7.93%) SOAP
13 18 (7.93%) Ajax
14 15 (6.61%) Spring
15 14 (6.17%) .NET Framework
16 13 (5.73%) WCF
17 12 (5.29%) Sass
17 12 (5.29%) AngularJS
17 12 (5.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 127 (55.95%) Mobile App
2 33 (14.54%) iPhone
3 29 (12.78%) iPad
4 17 (7.49%) Smartphone
4 17 (7.49%) Blackberry
5 12 (5.29%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.96%) PDA
7 7 (3.08%) Pocket PC
8 4 (1.76%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.76%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.76%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.76%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.76%) NHS
8 4 (1.76%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.32%) GIS
10 2 (0.88%) Online Games
10 2 (0.88%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.88%) Open Source
10 2 (0.88%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 126 (55.51%) Android
2 119 (52.42%) Apple iOS
3 48 (21.15%) Windows
4 22 (9.69%) Windows Phone
5 21 (9.25%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (3.96%) Windows Phone 8
6 9 (3.96%) Windows CE
7 8 (3.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.32%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.44%) UNIX
9 1 (0.44%) AIX
9 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.60%) Android Development
2 72 (31.72%) iOS Development
3 44 (19.38%) OO
4 36 (15.86%) Mobile Application Development
5 32 (14.10%) Scrum
6 31 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (10.57%) TDD
7 24 (10.57%) MVC
8 20 (8.81%) OOP
9 16 (7.05%) Web Development
10 15 (6.61%) SOA
11 13 (5.73%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (5.29%) Unit Testing
13 9 (3.96%) Analytics
13 9 (3.96%) Rapid Prototyping
14 8 (3.52%) Use Case
14 8 (3.52%) Game Development
15 7 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (2.64%) E-Commerce
17 5 (2.20%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (44.49%) JavaScript
2 53 (23.35%) Java
3 44 (19.38%) C#
4 36 (15.86%) Objective-C
5 22 (9.69%) SQL
6 20 (8.81%) PHP
7 18 (7.93%) C++
8 9 (3.96%) C
8 9 (3.96%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.08%) XAML
9 7 (3.08%) Embedded C++
10 2 (0.88%) Groovy
10 2 (0.88%) Ruby
11 1 (0.44%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.44%) ABAP
11 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) Perl
11 1 (0.44%) Python
11 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 18 (7.93%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) CEH
3 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) ISEB
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.52%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (11.01%) Sencha
2 22 (9.69%) Google
3 16 (7.05%) Facebook
3 16 (7.05%) Twitter
4 13 (5.73%) Apple
5 12 (5.29%) Xamarin
6 11 (4.85%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.64%) SAP
7 6 (2.64%) Appcelerator
8 4 (1.76%) Adobe
9 3 (1.32%) hybris
10 2 (0.88%) Motorola
10 2 (0.88%) QNX
10 2 (0.88%) Kony
11 1 (0.44%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.44%) Sybase
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle
11 1 (0.44%) Nokia
11 1 (0.44%) Symbian
11 1 (0.44%) IBM
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