The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Developer
Rank 437 471 394
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -77
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 158 106 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 59 118
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£400 £360 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £204 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £293
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.61

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
49496 48382 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.51% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30854 29920 24330
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1937 1986 2076
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 157 £400 +10.72% 52
London +46 89 £450 +18.03% 18
North West -2 22 £388 +3.33% 7
South East -22 19 £375 +20.96% 7
Buckinghamshire +11 13 £375 +36.36% 1
Manchester +1 13 £350 +16.66% 5
Leeds -10 11 £325 +41.30% 3
West Yorkshire -14 11 £325 +41.30% 5
Yorkshire -18 11 £325 +41.30% 6
City of London +11 9 £450 +12.35% 7
South West +6 8 £319 +93.18% 2
Cheshire -3 6 £408 +171.66% 2
West Midlands -4 6 £394 -1.56% 5
Chester +5 4 £400 +166.66% 1
Berkshire -1 4 £313 +73.13% 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £388 - 1
Surrey +4 3 £450 - 2
Hampshire +1 3 £330 -14.83% 1
Birmingham -3 3 £413 -
Kent -6 2 - - 2
Tunbridge Wells -7 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 £263 -
Somerset - 2 - - 1
Wimbledon - 2 £375 - 2
East of England +3 1 - - 5
Gloucestershire -8 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Bournemouth - 1 £300 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
County Antrim - 1 - - 1

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 204 (75.84%) Apple iOS
2 187 (69.52%) Android
3 169 (62.83%) Mobile App
4 164 (60.97%) Mobile Development
5 132 (49.07%) iOS Development
6 115 (42.75%) Android Development
7 108 (40.15%) HTML
8 106 (39.41%) JavaScript
9 105 (39.03%) Agile Software Development
10 90 (33.46%) HTML5
11 77 (28.62%) Objective-C
12 72 (26.77%) CSS
13 65 (24.16%) C#
14 60 (22.30%) Java
15 59 (21.93%) iOS SDK
16 50 (18.59%) .NET
16 50 (18.59%) JSON
17 46 (17.10%) Mobile Application Development
17 46 (17.10%) Scrum
18 45 (16.73%) User Experience
19 44 (16.36%) XML
19 44 (16.36%) Windows
20 42 (15.61%) CSS3
21 41 (15.24%) Android SDK
22 40 (14.87%) REST
22 40 (14.87%) Web Services
23 38 (14.13%) OO
23 38 (14.13%) PhoneGap
24 36 (13.38%) C++
25 35 (13.01%) Git (software)

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 19 (7.06%) Node.js
2 3 (1.12%) IIS
3 2 (0.74%) Apache
3 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Confluence
4 1 (0.37%) CMS
4 1 (0.37%) uiautomator
Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.74%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS Office
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) GitHub
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) NFC
2 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.37%) GPRS
2 1 (0.37%) UMTS
2 1 (0.37%) PPP
2 1 (0.37%) PPTP
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.06%) MySQL
3 6 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.49%) SQLite
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.37%) Redis
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.37%) DB2
6 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (13.01%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.52%) Xcode
3 21 (7.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 18 (6.69%) Subversion
5 15 (5.58%) Android Studio
6 11 (4.09%) Grunt
7 9 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.35%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.35%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.23%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.86%) Bower
9 5 (1.86%) Calabash
10 4 (1.49%) Appium
10 4 (1.49%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.12%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.12%) Mocha
11 3 (1.12%) Fiddler
11 3 (1.12%) JIRA
12 2 (0.74%) Apache Ivy
12 2 (0.74%) JUnit
General
1 24 (8.92%) Finance
2 12 (4.46%) Games
3 6 (2.23%) Banking
4 5 (1.86%) Marketing
5 4 (1.49%) Automotive
5 4 (1.49%) Advertising
6 3 (1.12%) Publishing
6 3 (1.12%) Retail
7 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.74%) Law
7 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (40.15%) HTML
2 90 (33.46%) HTML5
3 72 (26.77%) CSS
4 59 (21.93%) iOS SDK
5 50 (18.59%) .NET
5 50 (18.59%) JSON
6 44 (16.36%) XML
7 42 (15.61%) CSS3
8 41 (15.24%) Android SDK
9 40 (14.87%) REST
9 40 (14.87%) Web Services
10 38 (14.13%) PhoneGap
11 32 (11.90%) jQuery
12 29 (10.78%) AngularJS
13 25 (9.29%) Cocoa
14 20 (7.43%) RESTful
15 18 (6.69%) Apache Cordova
16 17 (6.32%) ASP.NET
17 13 (4.83%) Ionic Framework
17 13 (4.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 169 (62.83%) Mobile App
2 45 (16.73%) User Experience
3 26 (9.67%) iPhone
4 22 (8.18%) Blackberry
5 15 (5.58%) iPad
6 13 (4.83%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.23%) Social Media
9 4 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.12%) Blog
10 3 (1.12%) Animation
10 3 (1.12%) Video on Demand
10 3 (1.12%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.74%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.37%) Online Games
12 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 204 (75.84%) Apple iOS
2 187 (69.52%) Android
3 44 (16.36%) Windows
4 22 (8.18%) Windows Mobile
5 15 (5.58%) Windows Phone
6 11 (4.09%) Mac OS X
7 7 (2.60%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.60%) UNIX
8 6 (2.23%) Linux
9 5 (1.86%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (1.12%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.37%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (60.97%) Mobile Development
2 132 (49.07%) iOS Development
3 115 (42.75%) Android Development
4 105 (39.03%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (17.10%) Mobile Application Development
5 46 (17.10%) Scrum
6 38 (14.13%) OO
7 31 (11.52%) TDD
8 19 (7.06%) E-Commerce
9 17 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (5.58%) MVC
11 13 (4.83%) Software Engineering
11 13 (4.83%) BDD
12 12 (4.46%) Multithreading
13 11 (4.09%) OOP
13 11 (4.09%) Unit Testing
13 11 (4.09%) Analytics
14 9 (3.35%) Web Development
14 9 (3.35%) Mentoring
15 7 (2.60%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (39.41%) JavaScript
2 77 (28.62%) Objective-C
3 65 (24.16%) C#
4 60 (22.30%) Java
5 36 (13.38%) C++
6 26 (9.67%) SQL
7 18 (6.69%) PHP
8 11 (4.09%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.35%) C
10 6 (2.23%) Apple Swift
11 5 (1.86%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.74%) Python
12 2 (0.74%) XAML
12 2 (0.74%) Ruby
13 1 (0.37%) PHP5
13 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.37%) VB
13 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (6.69%) Degree
2 5 (1.86%) DV Cleared
2 5 (1.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (7.81%) Apple
1 21 (7.81%) Xamarin
2 20 (7.43%) Google
3 11 (4.09%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.72%) Appcelerator
5 8 (2.97%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.23%) IBM
6 6 (2.23%) Facebook
7 5 (1.86%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.49%) MobileIron
8 4 (1.49%) Oracle
8 4 (1.49%) Twitter
9 3 (1.12%) Sencha
9 3 (1.12%) Adobe
10 1 (0.37%) Telerik
10 1 (0.37%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
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