Period
to 17 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mobile Application
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 111 101 154
Rank change year-on-year -10 +53 -35
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 70 20 80
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.93% 1.11% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.03% 3.22% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 57
10th Percentile £400 £303 £325
25th Percentile £481 £311 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £488 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.50% -
75th Percentile £575 £533 £556
90th Percentile £644 £595 £605
Central London median daily rate £520 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +9.47% -9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year - -8.57% -
Central London median hourly rate - £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -8.57% -

Mobile App is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,391 621 1,872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.32% 34.58% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,004 412 1,424
10th Percentile £377 £313 £313
25th Percentile £488 £413 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £688 £616 £625
90th Percentile £775 £692 £688
Central London median daily rate £600 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 34
10th Percentile £8.00 £15.75 £11.25
25th Percentile £19.44 £31.00 £12.76
Median hourly rate £33.45 £38.13 £20.25
Median % change year-on-year -12.26% +88.27% +5.19%
75th Percentile £42.63 £47.75 £33.61
90th Percentile £62.25 £53.88 £46.23
Central London median hourly rate £30.25 £37.63 £20.50
% change year-on-year -19.60% +83.54% +6.49%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mobile App as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the City of London

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mobile App in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Mobile App in the City of London

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mobile App in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Mobile App in the City of London

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mobile App in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Mobile App in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 53 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (34.29%) Apple iOS
4 22 (31.43%) Android
4 22 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (28.57%) Finance
5 20 (28.57%) Retail
6 19 (27.14%) Project Delivery
7 18 (25.71%) React Native
8 17 (24.29%) TOGAF
9 15 (21.43%) Apple Swift
9 15 (21.43%) Coaching
9 15 (21.43%) User Experience
9 15 (21.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 15 (21.43%) TDD
10 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (17.14%) CRM
11 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
12 11 (15.71%) User Stories
12 11 (15.71%) Mobile Development
13 10 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
13 10 (14.29%) Java
13 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 10 (14.29%) Logistics
14 9 (12.86%) Banking
14 9 (12.86%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (12.86%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (12.86%) Translating Business Requirements
14 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 9 (12.86%) Thought Leadership

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Adobe XD
1 1 (1.43%) Figma
1 1 (1.43%) InVision
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) AWS
2 5 (7.14%) Azure
3 2 (2.86%) Firebase
3 2 (2.86%) GitHub
4 1 (1.43%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.43%) Datadog
4 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.43%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.43%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.43%) TestFlight
4 1 (1.43%) Trello
4 1 (1.43%) Tricentis Tosca
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Big Data
1 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.14%) Maven
3 4 (5.71%) JIRA
4 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.86%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.86%) Crashlytics
5 2 (2.86%) JUnit
5 2 (2.86%) Selenium
6 1 (1.43%) Appium
6 1 (1.43%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.43%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.43%) Gatling
6 1 (1.43%) GitLab
6 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.43%) Mocha
6 1 (1.43%) Postman
6 1 (1.43%) TestNG
6 1 (1.43%) Tricentis qTest
6 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
1 20 (28.57%) Retail
2 9 (12.86%) Banking
3 8 (11.43%) Social Skills
4 7 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
5 5 (7.14%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.86%) Back Office
6 2 (2.86%) Marketing
7 1 (1.43%) Games
7 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Architect
3 17 (24.29%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (22.86%) Digital Architect
4 16 (22.86%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 15 (21.43%) React Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Android Developer
7 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce Architect
7 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 5 (7.14%) AWS Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.71%) iOS Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Designer
10 3 (4.29%) iOS Android Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Xamarin Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Android Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) Head of Design
11 2 (2.86%) Head of User Experience
11 2 (2.86%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) React Native
2 8 (11.43%) RxJava
3 7 (10.00%) RESTful
4 6 (8.57%) Spring
5 5 (7.14%) HTML
5 5 (7.14%) REST
5 5 (7.14%) Vert.x
6 4 (5.71%) CSS
6 4 (5.71%) React
7 2 (2.86%) Android SDK
7 2 (2.86%) Apollo GraphQL
7 2 (2.86%) iOS SDK
7 2 (2.86%) Velocity
7 2 (2.86%) Web Services
8 1 (1.43%) Chai
8 1 (1.43%) Core Data
8 1 (1.43%) GraphQL
8 1 (1.43%) Jest
8 1 (1.43%) Redux
8 1 (1.43%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) EPoS
3 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) Animation
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) iPhone
4 1 (1.43%) Robotics
4 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Apple iOS
2 22 (31.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (27.14%) Project Delivery
5 17 (24.29%) TOGAF
6 15 (21.43%) Coaching
6 15 (21.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 15 (21.43%) TDD
7 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (17.14%) CRM
8 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
9 11 (15.71%) Mobile Development
9 11 (15.71%) User Stories
10 10 (14.29%) Logistics
10 10 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (12.86%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (12.86%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 9 (12.86%) Thought Leadership
11 9 (12.86%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) Apple Swift
2 10 (14.29%) Java
2 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.57%) Kotlin
4 4 (5.71%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.86%) C#
5 2 (2.86%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.43%) C++
6 1 (1.43%) Go
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
2 6 (8.57%) GDPR
2 6 (8.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.29%) Accessibility
4 2 (2.86%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (1.43%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 5 (7.14%) Terraform
2 2 (2.86%) Bugsnag
3 1 (1.43%) Grafana
3 1 (1.43%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.29%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe
3 1 (1.43%) Apple
3 1 (1.43%) Google
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) PagerDuty
3 1 (1.43%) Perfecto Mobile
3 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.43%) Splunk