Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 246 238
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 +39
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 6 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.085% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
City of London median daily rate £488 £575 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.22% +31.43% -33.96%
10th Percentile £413 £488 £369
90th Percentile £700 £631 £625
Central London median daily rate £488 £538 £438
% change year-on-year -9.30% +22.86% +9.38%
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 3,041 3,046 2,777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.27% 43.95% 41.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,363 2,355 2,199
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £306 £320 £313
90th Percentile £713 £700 £669
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 37 32
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £21.20 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.20% +11.58% -8.06%
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.66 £11.25
90th Percentile £37.09 £33.25 £82.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.94% +15.71% -12.50%

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

Mobile Payment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Payment in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (33.33%) Fintech
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Currency
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Wallet
3 2 (33.33%) Java 8
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (33.33%) Spring Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) ISO 8583
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Finance

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Gradle
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Spring Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Currency
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Wallet
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
1 2 (33.33%) Machine to Machine
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Java 8
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes