The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Payment
Rank 511 504 539
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +35
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 77 59 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 45 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £505 £389 £475
% change year-on-year
+29.90% -18.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13778 13403 14248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.21% 26.22% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8337 8107 8177
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 566 600 789
Average hourly rate £20.29 £22.00 £24.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%

Mobile Payment
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Payment within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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 -15 73 £450 - 9
London +18 57 £425 -5.55% 7
City of London +20 17 £438 +12.17% 6
South West - 3 £500 -
South East -13 2 £625 - 1
South Wales - 2 £438 -
Wales - 2 £438 -
Cardiff - 2 £438 -
Reading +7 1 £625 -
Berkshire 0 1 £625 -
Scotland -23 1 £250 -25.92%
Paddington - - - -
East of England - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Newport - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mobile Payment also 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 that cited Mobile Payment.

1 74 (50.68%) Finance
2 62 (42.47%) Banking
3 35 (23.97%) Mobile Commerce
4 29 (19.86%) Scrum
4 29 (19.86%) Java
4 29 (19.86%) Degree
5 24 (16.44%) Web Services
5 24 (16.44%) UML
5 24 (16.44%) Retail
5 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (16.44%) Mobile App
6 23 (15.75%) Oracle
7 21 (14.38%) Android
8 19 (13.01%) E-Commerce
9 18 (12.33%) SOA
10 17 (11.64%) Telecoms
10 17 (11.64%) Linux
10 17 (11.64%) Unit Testing
11 16 (10.96%) Project Management
12 15 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (10.27%) MVC
12 15 (10.27%) Ant
12 15 (10.27%) J2EE
12 15 (10.27%) Maven
12 15 (10.27%) Apple iOS
13 14 (9.59%) Apache Ivy
13 14 (9.59%) Android Development
13 14 (9.59%) Programme Management
13 14 (9.59%) Mathematics
13 14 (9.59%) SOAP

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mobile Payment also 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 that cited Mobile Payment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.42%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.74%) Liferay
3 1 (0.68%) WordPress
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) MS Project
1 5 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.37%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Responsys
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.90%) NFC
2 6 (4.11%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.74%) Internet
4 3 (2.05%) MVNO
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.68%) SMS
5 1 (0.68%) HTTP
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) Oracle Database
2 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (4.11%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (4.11%) OLTP
5 5 (3.42%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.37%) Big Data
6 2 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.68%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.68%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.68%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Ant
1 15 (10.27%) Maven
2 14 (9.59%) Apache Ivy
3 13 (8.90%) JUnit
4 9 (6.16%) Selenium
4 9 (6.16%) SoapUI
4 9 (6.16%) Calabash
5 5 (3.42%) Xcode
6 4 (2.74%) Rational Rose
6 4 (2.74%) Subversion
7 3 (2.05%) Gradle
8 2 (1.37%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.37%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.37%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.68%) JIRA
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.68%) JBehave
General
1 74 (50.68%) Finance
2 62 (42.47%) Banking
3 24 (16.44%) Retail
4 17 (11.64%) Telecoms
5 11 (7.53%) Marketing
6 9 (6.16%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.42%) German Language
8 4 (2.74%) Electronics
8 4 (2.74%) Spanish Language
9 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.37%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.68%) Games
11 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (18.49%) Project Manager
2 25 (17.12%) Developer
3 24 (16.44%) Analyst
4 22 (15.07%) Architect
5 18 (12.33%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.90%) Payments Business Analyst
7 9 (6.16%) Team Leader
7 9 (6.16%) Java Team Leader
7 9 (6.16%) Programme Manager
8 8 (5.48%) iOS Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (4.79%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.79%) Android Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Data Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Lead Architect
11 5 (3.42%) Product Manager
11 5 (3.42%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.44%) Web Services
2 15 (10.27%) J2EE
3 14 (9.59%) SOAP
4 13 (8.90%) Struts
4 13 (8.90%) JMS
4 13 (8.90%) Java EE
4 13 (8.90%) Spring Web Flow
4 13 (8.90%) JPA
4 13 (8.90%) Hibernate
4 13 (8.90%) Spring
5 7 (4.79%) Middleware
6 5 (3.42%) .NET
7 4 (2.74%) HTML
8 3 (2.05%) CSS
9 2 (1.37%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.37%) Cocoa
9 2 (1.37%) JSON
10 1 (0.68%) WCF
10 1 (0.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Mobile App
2 14 (9.59%) Mathematics
3 11 (7.53%) Mobile Banking
4 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.79%) EPoS
6 5 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.42%) iPhone
6 5 (3.42%) EMV
7 4 (2.74%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.74%) APACS
7 4 (2.74%) Handset
8 3 (2.05%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (1.37%) Social Media
10 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.68%) PMI
10 1 (0.68%) EFT
10 1 (0.68%) Firmware
10 1 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.38%) Android
2 17 (11.64%) Linux
3 15 (10.27%) Apple iOS
4 9 (6.16%) Solaris
5 5 (3.42%) UNIX
6 2 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.97%) Mobile Commerce
2 29 (19.86%) Scrum
3 24 (16.44%) UML
3 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.01%) E-Commerce
5 18 (12.33%) SOA
6 17 (11.64%) Unit Testing
7 16 (10.96%) Project Management
8 15 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.27%) MVC
9 14 (9.59%) Android Development
9 14 (9.59%) Programme Management
10 12 (8.22%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.85%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.16%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.16%) iOS Development
13 8 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (5.48%) Migration
14 7 (4.79%) Data Architecture
14 7 (4.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.86%) Java
2 11 (7.53%) SQL
3 6 (4.11%) C
3 6 (4.11%) C++
4 5 (3.42%) Objective-C
5 3 (2.05%) Ruby
5 3 (2.05%) C#
5 3 (2.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.05%) PHP
6 2 (1.37%) Scala
6 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.68%) Korn
7 1 (0.68%) Groovy
7 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.68%) Perl
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.68%) Golang
Qualifications
1 29 (19.86%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.05%) ISEB
5 1 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.68%) PCI QSA
5 1 (0.68%) CISSP
5 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.68%) CISA
5 1 (0.68%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.37%) KVM
2 2 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Oracle
2 8 (5.48%) Apple
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.74%) Perforce
5 2 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) ExactTarget
6 1 (0.68%) Tableau
6 1 (0.68%) Facebook
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