Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment 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 Payment over the 6 months to 14 December 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 Payment
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 249 232
Rank change year-on-year +1 -17 +29
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.070% 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
City of London median daily rate £475 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% - +37.50%
10th Percentile £413 £503 £418
90th Percentile £506 £680 £645
Central London median daily rate £475 £525 £550
% change year-on-year -9.52% -4.55% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Mobile Payment 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 2,944 3,072 2,640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.35% 42.73% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,273 2,406 2,024
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £285 £319 £313
90th Percentile £713 £725 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 36 31
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £23.49 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.06% +23.64% -2.56%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.16 £12.89
90th Percentile £33.41 £33.81 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £22.02 £18.45
% change year-on-year -12.56% +19.32% -5.38%

Mobile Payment
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Payment in the City of London

Mobile Payment
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 Payment in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment 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 Payment.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (40.00%) Fintech
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Wallet
2 2 (40.00%) Java 8
3 1 (20.00%) Contactless
3 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Gradle
3 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Android Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Xcode
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) EMV
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing

Mobile Payment
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Payments Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Wallet
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
2 1 (20.00%) Contactless
2 1 (20.00%) EMV
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Java 8
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes