The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Mobile Applications 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 Senior Mobile Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Mobile Application Developer
Rank 582 549 525
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Mobile Applications Developer 1 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.009% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £339 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £339 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Mobile Applications Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Mobile Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Mobile Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Mobile Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
London -5 1 - - 2
England -21 1 - - 7
East of England - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chester - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
St Neots - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 5

Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Mobile Applications 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 Senior Mobile Applications Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax

Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Mobile Applications 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 Senior Mobile Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) UX Design
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Sencha
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter