Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 822 790 854
Rank change year-on-year -32 +64 -46
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 28 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.015% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.045% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 11
England median daily rate £120 £290 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.62% -31.76% +88.89%
UK median daily rate £120 £320 £425
% change year-on-year -62.50% -24.71% +78.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
England median hourly rate £18.63 £55.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.14% +358.33% -
10th Percentile £17.44 £52.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £19.81 £97.50 £15.00
UK median hourly rate £18.63 £55.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -66.14% +358.33% -

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 31,640 28,955 32,982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.15% 33.73% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,961 18,933 21,754
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.09%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £634 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £436 £425
% change year-on-year +3.21% +2.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1,023 1,176
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.20 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £20.97 £21.17
% change year-on-year +3.91% -0.94% +20.97%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -26 11 £340 +17.24% 1
South East - 11 £120 -
East of England - 4 £475 -
South West - 2 £225 -
Mobile Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 22 (78.57%) VPN
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 14 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (46.43%) Smartphone
6 10 (35.71%) Apple
7 9 (32.14%) Citrix
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco
8 8 (28.57%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 7 (25.00%) SCCM
9 7 (25.00%) Android
9 7 (25.00%) Office 365
9 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (21.43%) PKI
10 6 (21.43%) RSA SecurID
10 6 (21.43%) Firewall
10 6 (21.43%) HP
10 6 (21.43%) SSL
10 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 6 (21.43%) Juniper
10 6 (21.43%) Bitbucket
10 6 (21.43%) Coaching
10 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 6 (21.43%) SDLC
10 6 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (21.43%) IT Strategy
10 6 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (21.43%) Confluence
10 6 (21.43%) Mac OS

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 6 (21.43%) Confluence
1 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.71%) iTunes
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) VPN
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (21.43%) SSL
3 3 (10.71%) Broadband
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) Intranet
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Bitbucket
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) 1st Line Support
2 10 (35.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 10 (35.71%) Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Help Desk Support
2 10 (35.71%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Service Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Service Desk Support
2 10 (35.71%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Smartphone
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 6 (21.43%) PKI
3 6 (21.43%) RSA SecurID
4 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
5 3 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (7.14%) iPad
6 2 (7.14%) iPhone
7 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
7 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.57%) NHS
7 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
7 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Android
3 6 (21.43%) Mac OS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Coaching
2 6 (21.43%) IT Strategy
2 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (21.43%) Release Management
2 6 (21.43%) SDLC
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) Terminal Server
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) HP ALM
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.57%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Apple
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) Atlassian
5 6 (21.43%) HP
5 6 (21.43%) Juniper
6 3 (10.71%) Bloomberg
6 3 (10.71%) Clearswift
6 3 (10.71%) MarketAxess
6 3 (10.71%) Proofpoint
6 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
6 3 (10.71%) Tradeweb
7 2 (7.14%) McAfee
7 2 (7.14%) VMware
8 1 (3.57%) Ivanti