The median contractor rate for a Mobile Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Developer
London / City of London
Rank 148 155 184
Rank change year-on-year +7 +29  
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.091% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.096% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £450 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +31.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +6.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2888 3140 4850
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.25% 95.32% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2502 3650
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +6.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £46.10 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Mobile Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in the City of London

Mobile Developer
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 Developer in the City of London.

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

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Mobile Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Mobile Developer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Android
1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) REST
2 7 (63.64%) Mobile Development
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Android Development
4 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
5 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 2 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Telematics
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Maven
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) .NET

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Ant
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) React Native
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) NativeScript
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Android
1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Mobile Development
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Android Development
3 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Telematics
6 1 (9.09%) API Design
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Apple
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Telerik
1 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago