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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Payment
Rank 533 511 496
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 64 61 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 31
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £467 £425 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.88% +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
16097 16166 13912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.82% 30.82% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9830 9907 8380
Average daily rate £421 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 651 638 717
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -24.98%

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 26 March 2015.

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 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 Payment within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 62 £459 +2.00% 19
London +5 48 £433 -8.46% 10
City of London +15 19 £425 -9.57% 1
South East -20 3 - - 2
South West -10 2 £500 +18.34%
North West - 2 £444 - 1
West Midlands -6 1 - -
Berkshire -12 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £475 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 2
Scotland - - - - 1
North East - - - - 3
Basingstoke - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 3
Edinburgh - - - -
Guildford - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 3
Northampton - - - - 1
Watford - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.59%) Finance
3 40 (30.08%) Banking
3 40 (30.08%) E-Commerce
3 40 (30.08%) Android
4 39 (29.32%) User Experience
5 26 (19.55%) Android Development
5 26 (19.55%) Apple iOS
5 26 (19.55%) Mobile App
5 26 (19.55%) Java
5 26 (19.55%) Web Services
6 21 (15.79%) Retail
7 17 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.78%) TDD
7 17 (12.78%) Marketing
8 16 (12.03%) Android SDK
9 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.28%) Maven
9 15 (11.28%) Scrum
10 14 (10.53%) Oracle
10 14 (10.53%) JUnit
10 14 (10.53%) Unit Testing
11 13 (9.77%) Social Media
11 13 (9.77%) Android Studio
12 12 (9.02%) Calabash
12 12 (9.02%) Cucumber
12 12 (9.02%) BDD
12 12 (9.02%) iOS Development
12 12 (9.02%) Kanban
12 12 (9.02%) TeamCity

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 (3.76%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (3.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.75%) Apache
2 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (6.02%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.50%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Heroku
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) NFC
2 5 (3.76%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) ATM
3 2 (1.50%) Wireless
4 1 (0.75%) MVNO
4 1 (0.75%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.26%) SQLite
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.76%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Maven
2 14 (10.53%) JUnit
3 13 (9.77%) Android Studio
4 12 (9.02%) Calabash
4 12 (9.02%) Cucumber
4 12 (9.02%) TeamCity
5 8 (6.02%) Selenium
6 5 (3.76%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.26%) Subversion
8 2 (1.50%) Xcode
8 2 (1.50%) Appium
8 2 (1.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.50%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (37.59%) Finance
2 40 (30.08%) Banking
3 21 (15.79%) Retail
4 17 (12.78%) Marketing
5 7 (5.26%) Advertising
6 4 (3.01%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.75%) German Language
8 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (35.34%) Developer
2 25 (18.80%) Android Developer
3 21 (15.79%) Analyst
4 15 (11.28%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 13 (9.77%) Senior Android Developer
7 12 (9.02%) Designer
8 10 (7.52%) Business Analyst
9 9 (6.77%) Product Manager
9 9 (6.77%) UI Designer
10 8 (6.02%) Architect
11 7 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 6 (4.51%) iOS Developer
12 6 (4.51%) Payments Business Analyst
13 5 (3.76%) Integration Tester
13 5 (3.76%) Senior Designer
13 5 (3.76%) Tester
14 4 (3.01%) Product Development Manager
14 4 (3.01%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.55%) Web Services
2 16 (12.03%) Android SDK
3 9 (6.77%) CSS
4 8 (6.02%) HTML
5 7 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (2.26%) Spring
7 2 (1.50%) .NET
7 2 (1.50%) J2EE
7 2 (1.50%) J2SE
7 2 (1.50%) SOAP
7 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.50%) Spring MVC
8 1 (0.75%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.75%) Cocoa
8 1 (0.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.32%) User Experience
2 26 (19.55%) Mobile App
3 13 (9.77%) Social Media
4 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.76%) EMV
5 5 (3.76%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.50%) EPoS
7 2 (1.50%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.50%) Open Source
7 2 (1.50%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Java Card
8 1 (0.75%) iPad
8 1 (0.75%) iPhone
8 1 (0.75%) PKI
8 1 (0.75%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.75%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.75%) EFT
8 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.08%) Android
2 26 (19.55%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.52%) Linux
4 9 (6.77%) Solaris
5 5 (3.76%) Windows
6 4 (3.01%) UNIX
7 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.08%) E-Commerce
3 26 (19.55%) Android Development
4 17 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (12.78%) TDD
5 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (11.28%) Scrum
6 14 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 12 (9.02%) BDD
7 12 (9.02%) iOS Development
7 12 (9.02%) Kanban
7 12 (9.02%) OOD
7 12 (9.02%) OOP
7 12 (9.02%) OOA/OOD
7 12 (9.02%) OO
8 11 (8.27%) Project Management
9 9 (6.77%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.02%) Mobile Commerce
11 7 (5.26%) Usability Testing
12 6 (4.51%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.55%) Java
2 12 (9.02%) SQL
3 7 (5.26%) Ruby
4 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.26%) VBA
4 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.50%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.50%) C
5 2 (1.50%) C#
5 2 (1.50%) C++
5 2 (1.50%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.75%) Perl
6 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (3.01%) Degree
1 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.50%) ISEB
2 2 (1.50%) PMP
2 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (10.53%) Oracle
2 12 (9.02%) Google
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco
4 2 (1.50%) Motorola
4 2 (1.50%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.75%) VocaLink
5 1 (0.75%) VMware
5 1 (0.75%) Veritas
5 1 (0.75%) Apple
5 1 (0.75%) Sun
5 1 (0.75%) IBM
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago