Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Computing in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Computing over the 6 months to 22 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 Computing
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 845 833 851
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18 -26
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 6 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.009% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.018% 0.025% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
England median daily rate £340 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +17.65% -29.17%
10th Percentile £180 £333 £213
90th Percentile £449 £565 £571
UK median daily rate £340 £375 £319
% change year-on-year -9.33% +17.65% -29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
England median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £16.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.15% +24.85% -
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £16.42
% change year-on-year +34.15% +24.85% -

Mobile Computing 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,529 31,653 33,564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.46% 34.64% 34.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,616 21,059 22,084
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 987 957 1,144
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.17 £11.63
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £47.18
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.99%

Mobile Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Mobile Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Computing in England

Mobile Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Computing in England

Mobile Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Computing in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Computing in England

Mobile Computing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Computing in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Computing in England

Mobile Computing
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 Computing within the England region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 4 £260 -30.67% 1
North of England -19 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £375 -
North West - 1 - -
Mobile Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Computing 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 England region with a requirement for Mobile Computing.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Acrobat
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7

Mobile Computing
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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (16.67%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Source Code Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Clearswift
3 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Proofpoint
3 1 (16.67%) VMware