Period
to 15 June 2021

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 15 June 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 Payment
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 150 139 233
Rank change year-on-year -11 +94 +9
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 6 5 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.17% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.56% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £538 £500
Median % change year-on-year +11.63% +7.50% -4.76%
Central London median daily rate £600 £521 £525
% change year-on-year +15.11% -0.71% -

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 1,130 893 2,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.19% 31.13% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 636 1,485
10th Percentile £363 £304 £350
25th Percentile £463 £413 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +11.90% - -
75th Percentile £679 £625 £625
90th Percentile £738 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £575 £515 £525
% change year-on-year +11.65% -1.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 38 38
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £11.72 £15.00 £12.95
Median hourly rate £21.49 £26.81 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year -19.85% +35.73% -8.14%
75th Percentile £37.25 £39.25 £37.50
90th Percentile £42.48 £52.48 £45.41
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.18 £19.75
% change year-on-year -26.40% +37.59% -7.06%

Mobile Payment
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mobile Payment as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Mobile Payment in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, 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 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
1 3 (50.00%) User Stories
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) Android Development
1 3 (50.00%) RxJava
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) SEPA
1 3 (50.00%) Kotlin
1 3 (50.00%) Slack
1 3 (50.00%) Architecture Roadmap
1 3 (50.00%) Social Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Wearables
1 3 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
1 3 (50.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Social Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Payments Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Payments Solutions Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Android Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) RxJava
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Android Development
1 3 (50.00%) Architecture Roadmap
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Kotlin
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware