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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 621 614
Rank change year-on-year +24 -7  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 4 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.004% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.012% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Median daily rate £419 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 - £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 - £342
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.42 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.42 -

Mobile Computing is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14509 16515 16170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.55% 33.30% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9503 10997 10406
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 539 561
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.07 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Mobile Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 +4 2 £325 - 2
Yorkshire +31 1 £513 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Mobile Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Computing 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 Computing.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) B2C
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HTML

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 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CAR
1 1 (11.11%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) IT Trainer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Payments Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Payments Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
1 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) B2B
2 1 (11.11%) B2C
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) E-business
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
2 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
1 1 (11.11%) VMware