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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Developer
Rank 538 548 514
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 83 97 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 77 86
Median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
46860 52217 52769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.73% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30653 33283 33387
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2021 2181
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -3 80 £400 +6.66% 39
London +18 37 £400 -0.62% 11
South East +21 8 £375 +2.04% 7
North West -4 8 £425 +21.42% 3
Manchester -5 8 £425 +21.42% 2
East Midlands -13 7 £375 -6.25% 3
Yorkshire +23 6 £380 - 1
City of London -6 6 £438 +15.51% 3
Leicestershire - 6 £375 - 1
West Midlands -10 5 £401 +23.46% 8
West Yorkshire - 5 £380 - 1
Berkshire - 5 £375 -
Leeds - 5 £380 -
South West +11 4 £338 -15.62% 2
Bournemouth - 4 £338 -
Dorset - 4 £338 -
Hampshire +23 3 - - 6
East of England 0 3 £413 +22.22% 4
Cambridgeshire +4 2 - - 3
Birmingham -4 2 £344 -8.33% 2
Coventry -4 2 £464 +42.69% 1
North East - 2 £363 -
Reading - 2 - -
Durham - 2 £363 -
Havant - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £360 -
Wales -8 1 £375 +16.27% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £413 -
York - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 129 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 126 (73.26%) Android
3 117 (68.02%) Apple iOS
4 107 (62.21%) Mobile App
5 86 (50.00%) Android Development
6 78 (45.35%) iOS Development
7 72 (41.86%) JavaScript
8 67 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (31.98%) HTML
9 55 (31.98%) Java
10 53 (30.81%) CSS
11 50 (29.07%) Objective-C
12 41 (23.84%) AngularJS
13 38 (22.09%) Git (software)
14 36 (20.93%) Xamarin
15 35 (20.35%) Apple Swift
16 34 (19.77%) RESTful
16 34 (19.77%) JSON
17 32 (18.60%) .NET
17 32 (18.60%) HTML5
18 31 (18.02%) C#
19 26 (15.12%) User Experience
19 26 (15.12%) XML
20 25 (14.53%) Apache Cordova
21 24 (13.95%) TDD
22 22 (12.79%) Web Services
22 22 (12.79%) Android SDK
23 21 (12.21%) Scrum
24 20 (11.63%) Xcode
25 19 (11.05%) Windows

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 2 (1.16%) CMS
1 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) Apache
2 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.58%) Confluence
2 1 (0.58%) Drupal
2 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS Project
2 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.14%) Google Play
2 5 (2.91%) iTunes
3 3 (1.74%) Slack
4 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.16%) GitHub
4 2 (1.16%) TestFlight
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) Heroku
5 1 (0.58%) IaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) Internet
2 4 (2.33%) HTTP
3 3 (1.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.58%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.58%) DNS
4 1 (0.58%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.58%) SMS
4 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.72%) SQLite
2 5 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.16%) MySQL
3 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.58%) Big Data
4 1 (0.58%) GIS
4 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.63%) Xcode
3 19 (11.05%) Android Studio
4 11 (6.40%) Gradle
5 10 (5.81%) CocoaPods
6 9 (5.23%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.23%) Subversion
7 8 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 7 (4.07%) gulp
9 6 (3.49%) JUnit
10 5 (2.91%) JIRA
11 2 (1.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (1.16%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.16%) Selenium
12 1 (0.58%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.58%) Calabash
12 1 (0.58%) Capybara
12 1 (0.58%) Grunt
12 1 (0.58%) QUnit
12 1 (0.58%) Robotium
General
1 11 (6.40%) Games
2 9 (5.23%) Retail
3 4 (2.33%) Finance
4 2 (1.16%) Automotive
4 2 (1.16%) Banking
4 2 (1.16%) Publishing
5 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (31.98%) HTML
2 53 (30.81%) CSS
3 41 (23.84%) AngularJS
4 34 (19.77%) JSON
4 34 (19.77%) RESTful
5 32 (18.60%) .NET
5 32 (18.60%) HTML5
6 26 (15.12%) XML
7 25 (14.53%) Apache Cordova
8 22 (12.79%) Android SDK
8 22 (12.79%) Web Services
9 19 (11.05%) CSS3
10 16 (9.30%) REST
11 14 (8.14%) PhoneGap
11 14 (8.14%) React Native
12 13 (7.56%) iOS SDK
12 13 (7.56%) Node.js
12 13 (7.56%) React
13 11 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (5.23%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 107 (62.21%) Mobile App
2 26 (15.12%) User Experience
3 19 (11.05%) iPhone
4 9 (5.23%) Algorithms
4 9 (5.23%) Augmented Reality
4 9 (5.23%) iPad
5 5 (2.91%) Minimum Viable Product
6 4 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.33%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.33%) Social Media
7 3 (1.74%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.74%) Fintech
7 3 (1.74%) Mobile Games
8 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.16%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.58%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 126 (73.26%) Android
2 117 (68.02%) Apple iOS
3 19 (11.05%) Windows
4 3 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.58%) CentOS
6 1 (0.58%) Linux
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 86 (50.00%) Android Development
3 78 (45.35%) iOS Development
4 67 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (13.95%) TDD
6 21 (12.21%) Scrum
7 18 (10.47%) Web Development
8 17 (9.88%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.14%) BDD
10 13 (7.56%) Mobile Application Development
11 12 (6.98%) Cross-Platform Development
12 10 (5.81%) OO
13 7 (4.07%) Front End Development
13 7 (4.07%) OOP
13 7 (4.07%) Software Engineering
14 6 (3.49%) Automated Testing
14 6 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.49%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 6 (3.49%) Unit Testing
14 6 (3.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 55 (31.98%) Java
3 50 (29.07%) Objective-C
4 35 (20.35%) Apple Swift
5 31 (18.02%) C#
6 15 (8.72%) C++
7 12 (6.98%) Python
8 10 (5.81%) C
9 9 (5.23%) PHP
10 7 (4.07%) SQL
11 5 (2.91%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.33%) Ruby
13 3 (1.74%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 36 (20.93%) Xamarin
2 14 (8.14%) Google
3 13 (7.56%) Apple
4 4 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.16%) Citrix
5 2 (1.16%) IBM
5 2 (1.16%) Kony
5 2 (1.16%) Telerik
6 1 (0.58%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle
6 1 (0.58%) Solace
6 1 (0.58%) Twitter
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