Period
to 20 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 20 September 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 Application
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 163 155 148
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 -18
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 567 226 739
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.70% 1.72% 1.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.19% 4.69% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 175 522
10th Percentile £400 £313 £360
25th Percentile £446 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
75th Percentile £600 £538 £575
90th Percentile £650 £575 £638
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
10th Percentile " " £46.75
25th Percentile £24.50 £31.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £39.25 £115.00
Median % change year-on-year -36.31% -65.87% +155.56%
75th Percentile £25.50 £48.94 £122.50
90th Percentile £28.72 £51.08 "
England median hourly rate £25.00 £46.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year -46.24% -2.11% +50.79%

Mobile App 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,931 4,817 12,302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 32.76% 36.70% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,906 3,473 8,788
10th Percentile £363 £318 £318
25th Percentile £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £555 £540 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% -
75th Percentile £675 £663 £625
90th Percentile £750 £750 £700
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 67 155
10th Percentile £14.62 £15.56 £12.76
25th Percentile £20.40 £23.75 £15.85
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.75 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year -13.91% +67.78% -4.26%
75th Percentile £48.31 £47.75 £47.50
90th Percentile £62.45 £53.50 £52.80
England median hourly rate £25.00 £31.50 £20.98
% change year-on-year -20.63% +50.16% -0.70%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Mobile App as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in London

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mobile App in London.

Daily rate trend for Mobile App in London

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mobile App in London over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Mobile App in London

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mobile App in London.

Hourly rate trend for Mobile App in London

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
Central London -6 73 £520 +9.47% 68
West London -13 14 £600 -4.00% 25
East London -9 6 £600 +60.00% 24
South London - 6 £550 - 1
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 London region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 246 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (28.22%) Android
3 149 (26.28%) Apple iOS
4 134 (23.63%) JavaScript
5 110 (19.40%) React
6 106 (18.69%) User Experience
6 106 (18.69%) Java
7 105 (18.52%) Social Skills
8 96 (16.93%) Finance
9 88 (15.52%) E-Commerce
10 87 (15.34%) Scrum
11 85 (14.99%) React Native
12 84 (14.81%) DevOps
13 78 (13.76%) HTML
14 77 (13.58%) Retail
14 77 (13.58%) Kotlin
15 75 (13.23%) CSS
16 74 (13.05%) Test Automation
17 73 (12.87%) TDD
18 69 (12.17%) Azure
18 69 (12.17%) Apple Swift
18 69 (12.17%) Android Development
19 68 (11.99%) REST
20 67 (11.82%) Banking
21 66 (11.64%) Mobile Application Development
22 63 (11.11%) Node.js
23 62 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
24 61 (10.76%) Git (software)
25 58 (10.23%) Microsoft
26 51 (8.99%) iOS Development

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 38 (6.70%) Confluence
2 23 (4.06%) CMS
3 18 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.88%) Headless CMS
6 4 (0.71%) Apache
7 2 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.35%) Drupal
7 2 (0.35%) nginx
7 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.35%) WordPress
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.18%) Mule
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
8 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (3.53%) Figma
2 18 (3.17%) Sketch
3 16 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.94%) InVision
5 9 (1.59%) Adobe XD
6 8 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (1.41%) Photoshop
6 8 (1.41%) Zeplin
7 6 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.88%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.88%) Marvel
8 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.18%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 69 (12.17%) Azure
2 42 (7.41%) AWS
3 35 (6.17%) GitHub
4 19 (3.35%) Microsoft 365
5 16 (2.82%) Serverless
6 14 (2.47%) Firebase
6 14 (2.47%) IaaS
7 13 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (2.12%) SaaS
9 11 (1.94%) Google Analytics
10 10 (1.76%) Google Play
10 10 (1.76%) npm
11 9 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (1.41%) PaaS
13 7 (1.23%) Amazon EKS
13 7 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (1.23%) GitHub Actions
14 6 (1.06%) Adobe Analytics
14 6 (1.06%) Amazon S3
14 6 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.47%) SSL
2 13 (2.29%) DNS
3 12 (2.12%) HTTP
4 10 (1.76%) Internet
5 9 (1.59%) VPN
6 7 (1.23%) SAN
7 6 (1.06%) DHCP
7 6 (1.06%) LAN
7 6 (1.06%) WAN
8 5 (0.88%) Junos
8 5 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.71%) 2G
9 4 (0.71%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.35%) DSL
10 2 (0.35%) Firewall
10 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.35%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.18%) SMS
11 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.47%) NoSQL
2 13 (2.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.94%) MySQL
4 7 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.53%) Mixpanel
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.53%) SQLite
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.35%) Big Data
7 2 (0.35%) MS Access
7 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.35%) Power BI
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.18%) Looker
8 1 (0.18%) Redis
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 61 (10.76%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 47 (8.29%) JIRA
4 22 (3.88%) fastlane
5 20 (3.53%) JUnit
5 20 (3.53%) Xcode
6 19 (3.35%) Mockito
7 15 (2.65%) Maven
8 14 (2.47%) Postman
8 14 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (2.29%) Cucumber
10 12 (2.12%) Gradle
11 11 (1.94%) Android Studio
12 10 (1.76%) Selenium
13 9 (1.59%) Appium
14 8 (1.41%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.41%) Mercurial
14 8 (1.41%) webpack
15 7 (1.23%) GitLab
15 7 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 105 (18.52%) Social Skills
2 96 (16.93%) Finance
3 77 (13.58%) Retail
4 67 (11.82%) Banking
5 31 (5.47%) Marketing
6 25 (4.41%) Presentation Skills
7 23 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (3.35%) Retail Banking
9 15 (2.65%) Investment Banking
10 13 (2.29%) Influencing Skills
10 13 (2.29%) Publishing
11 12 (2.12%) Public Sector
12 10 (1.76%) Games
13 9 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
13 9 (1.59%) Telecoms
14 8 (1.41%) Private Banking
15 5 (0.88%) German Language
16 3 (0.53%) Automotive
16 3 (0.53%) Law
16 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 241 (42.50%) Developer
2 72 (12.70%) React Developer
3 70 (12.35%) Architect
4 60 (10.58%) Designer
5 54 (9.52%) Android Developer
6 44 (7.76%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (6.53%) iOS Developer
8 36 (6.35%) UI Designer
9 35 (6.17%) Digital Architect
10 34 (6.00%) Senior Developer
11 32 (5.64%) UX Designer
12 31 (5.47%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 31 (5.47%) Mobile Developer
13 27 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
14 22 (3.88%) Analyst
14 22 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
14 22 (3.88%) UI/UX Designer
15 18 (3.17%) Applications Developer
16 17 (3.00%) Tester
17 16 (2.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (19.40%) React
2 85 (14.99%) React Native
3 78 (13.76%) HTML
4 75 (13.23%) CSS
5 68 (11.99%) REST
6 63 (11.11%) Node.js
7 42 (7.41%) GraphQL
8 40 (7.05%) Web Services
9 30 (5.29%) JSON
10 28 (4.94%) RESTful
11 27 (4.76%) .NET
11 27 (4.76%) Redux
12 24 (4.23%) XML
13 23 (4.06%) HTML5
14 21 (3.70%) SOAP
15 19 (3.35%) RxJava
15 19 (3.35%) Spring
16 18 (3.17%) Android SDK
16 18 (3.17%) AngularJS
17 17 (3.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 106 (18.69%) User Experience
2 20 (3.53%) iPhone
3 19 (3.35%) iPad
3 19 (3.35%) Virtual Team
4 17 (3.00%) Social Media
5 16 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (1.76%) Cloud Native
8 10 (1.76%) Online Banking
9 9 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
10 8 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.88%) Chromecast
12 5 (0.88%) EPoS
12 5 (0.88%) Video\Live Streaming
13 4 (0.71%) Animation
13 4 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 3 (0.53%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 160 (28.22%) Android
2 149 (26.28%) Apple iOS
3 21 (3.70%) Windows
4 10 (1.76%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.88%) Linux
5 5 (0.88%) Mac OS X
5 5 (0.88%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.35%) Unix
7 2 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (15.52%) E-Commerce
3 87 (15.34%) Scrum
4 84 (14.81%) DevOps
5 74 (13.05%) Test Automation
6 73 (12.87%) TDD
7 69 (12.17%) Android Development
8 66 (11.64%) Mobile Application Development
9 62 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (8.99%) iOS Development
11 50 (8.82%) SDLC
12 49 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 47 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
14 46 (8.11%) Software Engineering
15 43 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (7.58%) Full Stack Development
16 42 (7.41%) Unit Testing
17 40 (7.05%) Mentoring
17 40 (7.05%) User Stories
18 38 (6.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 134 (23.63%) JavaScript
2 106 (18.69%) Java
3 77 (13.58%) Kotlin
4 69 (12.17%) Apple Swift
5 43 (7.58%) TypeScript
6 35 (6.17%) Objective-C
7 30 (5.29%) C#
8 21 (3.70%) Python
9 18 (3.17%) Java 8
9 18 (3.17%) SQL
10 14 (2.47%) Java 11
11 13 (2.29%) PHP
12 11 (1.94%) C++
13 10 (1.76%) Ruby
14 9 (1.59%) Groovy
14 9 (1.59%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.23%) Perl
16 5 (0.88%) C
16 5 (0.88%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.71%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 43 (7.58%) Degree
2 17 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.88%) CREST Certified
5 5 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.71%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.35%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.35%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.35%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.35%) OSCP
8 2 (0.35%) SANS
9 1 (0.18%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.18%) ISEB
9 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.35%) QA
2 28 (4.94%) Accessibility
3 11 (1.94%) WCAG
4 10 (1.76%) GDPR
5 7 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.88%) WAI
7 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.35%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17025
8 2 (0.35%) NCSC
8 2 (0.35%) PMO
9 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 18 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.82%) Docker
2 16 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (0.88%) vSphere
4 2 (0.35%) OpenAM
4 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (4.94%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.17%) Terraform
3 9 (1.59%) Ansible
4 7 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (0.88%) Bugsnag
7 4 (0.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 4 (0.71%) SCCM
8 3 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.35%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.35%) Istio
9 2 (0.35%) Kustomize
10 1 (0.18%) Grafana
10 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.18%) Kibana
10 1 (0.18%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 58 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 43 (7.58%) Adobe
3 30 (5.29%) Google
4 23 (4.06%) Apple
5 22 (3.88%) Xamarin
6 17 (3.00%) VMware
7 15 (2.65%) Oracle
8 14 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.76%) SAP
10 8 (1.41%) Splunk
11 7 (1.23%) Dell
12 5 (0.88%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.88%) Juniper
12 5 (0.88%) Kaspersky
12 5 (0.88%) Veeam
13 3 (0.53%) Citrix
14 2 (0.35%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.35%) Cisco
14 2 (0.35%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.35%) Siebel