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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Payment
UK
Rank 579 597 551
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -46
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 16 31 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.19% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 49
Median daily rate £466 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
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
14081 16114 15778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.03% 30.96% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9062 10430 9745
Median daily rate £447 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 580 645
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.70 £53.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

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 23 February 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 14 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 23 February 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 +21 15 £475 - 12
London +4 9 £458 -3.68% 8
South West +9 3 £575 +2.22% 1
Swindon +4 3 £575 +2.22%
Wiltshire +1 3 £575 +2.22%
South East +17 2 £475 +15.15%
Berkshire +21 1 £425 +21.42%
Reading +18 1 £425 +21.42%
City of London -6 1 £625 +85.18% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Northampton - 1 £475 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £475 -
Surrey - 1 £525 -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Banking
5 5 (15.63%) Retail
5 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) Windows
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) Marketing
6 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 3 (9.38%) Android Development
7 3 (9.38%) SWIFT
7 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) Android
7 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (9.38%) Open Source
7 3 (9.38%) Fintech
7 3 (9.38%) Contactless
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) VMware
7 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) Electronics

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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) iTunes
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) FTP
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) OLTP
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) git-flow
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 4 (12.50%) Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) Electronics
6 2 (6.25%) Legal
6 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.13%) Back Office
7 1 (3.13%) Law
7 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (3.13%) Publishing
7 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Payments Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Payments Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Android Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Product Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Payments Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Product Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Developer in Test
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Product Owner
5 1 (3.13%) Product Owner
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
1 2 (6.25%) SAML
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.13%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (3.13%) Core Data
2 1 (3.13%) Dancer
2 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) Mojolicious
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) RESTful
2 1 (3.13%) Spring
2 1 (3.13%) Velocity
2 1 (3.13%) WCF
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Contactless
3 3 (9.38%) EMV
3 3 (9.38%) Fintech
3 3 (9.38%) SWIFT
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) PKI
4 2 (6.25%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.13%) EFT
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
5 1 (3.13%) iPhone
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.13%) Social Media
5 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Android Development
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Commerce
4 3 (9.38%) MVC
4 3 (9.38%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) B2B
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Apple Swift
3 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Scala
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) CISA
2 1 (3.13%) CISM
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SANS
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) GDPR
3 1 (3.13%) ISO 8583
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.13%) SAS 70
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) OpenView
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) BMC
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) FIS
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Ingenico
4 1 (3.13%) Lotus
4 1 (3.13%) PayPal
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) VeriFone
4 1 (3.13%) VocaLink
4 1 (3.13%) WorldPay
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