Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 133 103
Rank change year-on-year +54 -30 +17
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 215 104 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.08% 1.68% 2.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.27% 4.23% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 80 119
City of London median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £287
90th Percentile £625 £588 £613
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.92 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% - -
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.92 -
% change year-on-year +0.40% - -

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 2,959 2,456 2,878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.33% 39.77% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,351 1,874 2,262
City of London median daily rate £525 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £278
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 45
City of London median hourly rate £27.30 £19.00 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.66% -4.95% +14.23%
10th Percentile £14.91 £13.11 £12.00
90th Percentile £41.63 £55.00 £35.04
Central London median hourly rate £27.09 £18.45 £20.00
% change year-on-year +46.83% -7.73% +14.26%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile App in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in the City of London

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in the City of London

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 111 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (35.81%) JavaScript
3 70 (32.56%) Finance
4 64 (29.77%) Java
5 60 (27.91%) HTML
6 56 (26.05%) Apple iOS
7 55 (25.58%) User Experience
8 53 (24.65%) Android
8 53 (24.65%) TDD
9 45 (20.93%) Scrum
10 44 (20.47%) BDD
11 36 (16.74%) Test Automation
12 34 (15.81%) HTML5
12 34 (15.81%) Banking
13 33 (15.35%) AngularJS
14 32 (14.88%) CSS
15 28 (13.02%) QA
15 28 (13.02%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (12.56%) Greenfield Project
17 25 (11.63%) Git (software)
17 25 (11.63%) React Native
17 25 (11.63%) SQL
18 24 (11.16%) Web Services
18 24 (11.16%) Adobe
18 24 (11.16%) iOS Development
18 24 (11.16%) Mobile Application Development
19 23 (10.70%) Android Development
19 23 (10.70%) React
19 23 (10.70%) C#
19 23 (10.70%) Software Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.40%) Confluence
3 2 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) JBoss
4 1 (0.47%) Mule
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (5.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 11 (5.12%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (5.12%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.72%) InVision
3 7 (3.26%) Flinto
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.47%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Radian6
2 2 (0.93%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.33%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (2.33%) Google Play
4 4 (1.86%) BlazeMeter
4 4 (1.86%) BrowserStack
4 4 (1.86%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.40%) GitHub
6 2 (0.93%) npm
6 2 (0.93%) Office 365
6 2 (0.93%) PaaS
6 2 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.47%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (0.47%) Serverless
7 1 (0.47%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.86%) Internet
1 4 (1.86%) Network Security
2 2 (0.93%) CTI
2 2 (0.93%) LAN
2 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.93%) WAN
3 1 (0.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.47%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.47%) NFC
3 1 (0.47%) SMS
3 1 (0.47%) SSH
3 1 (0.47%) SSL
3 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.72%) Blockchain
2 7 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (2.79%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.79%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.33%) JanusGraph
4 5 (2.33%) MySQL
4 5 (2.33%) Neo4j
4 5 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.33%) Redis
5 4 (1.86%) Big Data
6 3 (1.40%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.47%) Firebird
8 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.23%) Cucumber
3 20 (9.30%) Appium
4 18 (8.37%) Selenium
5 17 (7.91%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.12%) Axure RP
7 9 (4.19%) JIRA
8 8 (3.72%) webpack
9 7 (3.26%) Calabash
10 6 (2.79%) Jasmine
10 6 (2.79%) Maven
10 6 (2.79%) WebDriver
11 5 (2.33%) Gradle
11 5 (2.33%) Grunt
11 5 (2.33%) gulp
11 5 (2.33%) JMeter
11 5 (2.33%) PhantomJS
11 5 (2.33%) SonarQube
11 5 (2.33%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.86%) Xcode
General
1 70 (32.56%) Finance
2 34 (15.81%) Banking
3 12 (5.58%) Retail
4 9 (4.19%) Games
4 9 (4.19%) Marketing
5 8 (3.72%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.33%) Publishing
8 3 (1.40%) Legal
9 2 (0.93%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) German Language
10 1 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (36.28%) Developer
2 20 (9.30%) Designer
3 19 (8.84%) Analyst
4 17 (7.91%) React Developer
5 14 (6.51%) UX Designer
6 11 (5.12%) Java Developer
7 10 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 10 (4.65%) iOS Developer
7 10 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
7 10 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.19%) Android Developer
8 9 (4.19%) Architect
9 8 (3.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (3.72%) Mobile Designer
9 8 (3.72%) Mobile UX Designer
9 8 (3.72%) Web Designer
9 8 (3.72%) Xamarin Developer
10 7 (3.26%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.26%) Developer in Test
10 7 (3.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (27.91%) HTML
2 34 (15.81%) HTML5
3 33 (15.35%) AngularJS
4 32 (14.88%) CSS
5 25 (11.63%) React Native
6 24 (11.16%) Web Services
7 23 (10.70%) React
8 21 (9.77%) RESTful
9 20 (9.30%) Node.js
10 15 (6.98%) Spring
11 13 (6.05%) .NET
11 13 (6.05%) XML
12 12 (5.58%) Jest
13 11 (5.12%) Redux
14 10 (4.65%) Gherkin
14 10 (4.65%) Spring Boot
15 9 (4.19%) Spring Security
16 8 (3.72%) SOAP
17 7 (3.26%) Android SDK
17 7 (3.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.58%) User Experience
2 27 (12.56%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.72%) Fintech
5 7 (3.26%) Mobile Games
6 6 (2.79%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.33%) Social Media
8 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.93%) IVR
9 2 (0.93%) Java Card
9 2 (0.93%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.47%) EMV
10 1 (0.47%) NHS
10 1 (0.47%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.47%) PDA
10 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.47%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 56 (26.05%) Apple iOS
2 53 (24.65%) Android
3 9 (4.19%) Windows
4 6 (2.79%) zOS
5 2 (0.93%) Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (24.65%) TDD
3 45 (20.93%) Scrum
4 44 (20.47%) BDD
5 36 (16.74%) Test Automation
6 28 (13.02%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (11.16%) iOS Development
7 24 (11.16%) Mobile Application Development
8 23 (10.70%) Android Development
8 23 (10.70%) Software Engineering
9 21 (9.77%) Prototyping
10 19 (8.84%) Pair Programming
11 17 (7.91%) Wireframes
12 16 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (6.98%) E-Commerce
14 14 (6.51%) Functional Testing
14 14 (6.51%) Microservices
15 13 (6.05%) DevOps
15 13 (6.05%) Mobile Development
15 13 (6.05%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (35.81%) JavaScript
2 64 (29.77%) Java
3 25 (11.63%) SQL
4 23 (10.70%) C#
5 22 (10.23%) Objective-C
6 21 (9.77%) Apple Swift
7 11 (5.12%) Ruby
8 7 (3.26%) ES6
9 6 (2.79%) GraphQL
10 4 (1.86%) C
11 3 (1.40%) C++
11 3 (1.40%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.93%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.93%) PHP
12 2 (0.93%) Python
12 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.47%) Delphi
13 1 (0.47%) Groovy
13 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (2.33%) Degree
2 4 (1.86%) APMP
3 3 (1.40%) CISSP
3 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.93%) CEH
4 2 (0.93%) CISM
4 2 (0.93%) ISEB
4 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.47%) CISA
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.47%) MCSA
5 1 (0.47%) MCSE
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.02%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.72%) Docker
2 6 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.40%) Firmware
4 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (0.47%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (11.16%) Adobe
2 10 (4.65%) Google
2 10 (4.65%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.79%) Apple
4 3 (1.40%) IBM
5 2 (0.93%) AppDynamics
5 2 (0.93%) Conga
5 2 (0.93%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.93%) DocuSign
5 2 (0.93%) HP
5 2 (0.93%) Informatica
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.93%) Pardot
5 2 (0.93%) Perfecto Mobile
5 2 (0.93%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.93%) Splunk
6 1 (0.47%) Ensighten
6 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.47%) Tealium