The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Payment
UK
Rank 585 595 535
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -60
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 12 27 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.053% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.082% 0.16% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 48
Median daily rate £538 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.30% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £338 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £700 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £475
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14558 16732 16039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.52% 32.94% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9299 10629 10061
Median daily rate £440 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 694 649
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £17.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Mobile Payment
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mobile Payment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Payment Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Payment
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Payment within the UK.

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Payment
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Payment within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Payment
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment within the UK.

Mobile Payment Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Payment
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Payment within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +14 10 £575 +39.39% 4
London +3 6 £561 +21.35% 4
South West +12 3 £575 +53.33%
Wiltshire - 3 £575 -
Swindon - 3 £575 -
East Midlands +2 1 £475 -13.63%
City of London -6 1 £600 +77.77% 2
Northamptonshire -15 1 £475 -13.63%
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Northampton - 1 £475 -

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mobile Payment.

1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) Banking
5 8 (21.05%) Windows
5 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (21.05%) Security Architecture
6 7 (18.42%) Open Source
6 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.42%) PRINCE
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
7 6 (15.79%) MySQL
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle
7 6 (15.79%) Sun
7 6 (15.79%) OLTP
7 6 (15.79%) IBM
7 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (15.79%) Solaris
7 6 (15.79%) Linux
7 6 (15.79%) RAD
7 6 (15.79%) Tivoli
7 6 (15.79%) Benchmarking
7 6 (15.79%) OpenView
7 6 (15.79%) BMC
7 6 (15.79%) SAML
7 6 (15.79%) Middleware
7 6 (15.79%) VMware

Mobile Payment
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 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
1 6 (15.79%) OLTP
2 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Android Studio
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) git-flow
3 1 (2.63%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Electronics
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Architect
2 13 (34.21%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Android Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Android Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Android Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile Product Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Product Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Mobile Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Middleware
1 6 (15.79%) SAML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.63%) Dancer
2 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) Mojolicious
2 1 (2.63%) RESTful
2 1 (2.63%) Spring
2 1 (2.63%) Velocity
2 1 (2.63%) WCF
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (15.79%) PKI
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
3 3 (7.89%) EMV
3 3 (7.89%) Fintech
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (7.89%) SWIFT
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Contactless
4 2 (5.26%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
5 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Solaris
3 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (21.05%) Security Architecture
3 7 (18.42%) Open Source
3 7 (18.42%) PRINCE
3 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.79%) Benchmarking
4 6 (15.79%) High Availability
4 6 (15.79%) Network Architecture
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (15.79%) Presales
4 6 (15.79%) RAD
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Refactoring
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) APMP
2 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MBA
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.63%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) OpenView
1 6 (15.79%) Tivoli
2 4 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) BMC
2 6 (15.79%) IBM
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Sun
2 6 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.63%) Lotus
4 1 (2.63%) PayPal
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) VocaLink
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