The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Mobile Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Commerce over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 630 594
Rank change year-on-year +60 -36  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 11 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.019% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.023% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 21
Median daily rate £450 £403 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% -0.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mobile Commerce is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35739 42737 41398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.68% 83.02% 80.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23658 28645 26143
Median daily rate £450 £443 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +5.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 961 1224
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.72 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Mobile Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Mobile Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Commerce in England

Mobile Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Commerce in England

Mobile Commerce
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 7 £463 +14.90% 3
South East +24 3 - -
North West - 1 £400 -
Mobile Commerce
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Commerce 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 England region with a requirement for Mobile Commerce.

1 18 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 9 (40.91%) EFT
2 9 (40.91%) EFTPOS
2 9 (40.91%) Smartcard
2 9 (40.91%) ISO 8583
2 9 (40.91%) VeriFone
2 9 (40.91%) FIS
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (31.82%) Retail
5 6 (27.27%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) WorldPay
5 6 (27.27%) Ingenico
6 5 (22.73%) Banking
7 4 (18.18%) EPoS
7 4 (18.18%) BASE24
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) Travis CI
8 3 (13.64%) CMS
8 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
8 3 (13.64%) Content Management
8 3 (13.64%) Spring
8 3 (13.64%) Wincor Nixdorf
8 3 (13.64%) ERP
8 3 (13.64%) B2B
8 3 (13.64%) B2C
8 3 (13.64%) J2EE
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
8 3 (13.64%) hybris

Mobile Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) BASE24
2 3 (13.64%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (9.09%) Postilion
4 1 (4.55%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Google Play
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) ATM
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) Travis CI
2 2 (9.09%) Calabash
2 2 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Payments Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Payments Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Hybris Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Payments Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Payments Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Product Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Product Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Cocoa
2 2 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (9.09%) Core Animation
2 2 (9.09%) Core Data
3 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
3 1 (4.55%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) EFT
1 9 (40.91%) EFTPOS
1 9 (40.91%) Smartcard
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) EPoS
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (13.64%) User Experience
5 2 (9.09%) Animation
5 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (9.09%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (4.55%) APACS
6 1 (4.55%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (4.55%) EMV
6 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
6 1 (4.55%) iPhone
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.55%) PKI
6 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
1 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) B2B
4 3 (13.64%) B2C
4 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) ERP
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
4 3 (13.64%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) BPMN
5 2 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) ISO 8583
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) FIS
1 9 (40.91%) VeriFone
2 6 (27.27%) Ingenico
2 6 (27.27%) WorldPay
3 3 (13.64%) hybris
3 3 (13.64%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 2 (9.09%) Elavon
4 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
4 2 (9.09%) Toshiba
5 1 (4.55%) Cubic Transportation
5 1 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (4.55%) Hypercom
5 1 (4.55%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) Thales
5 1 (4.55%) TSYS
5 1 (4.55%) VocaLink