Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 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 Application
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 126 137
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 -9
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 988 984 856
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.14% 2.16% 1.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.55% 5.47% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 717 613
London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £354 £325 £313
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £436
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.58% +8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 13
London median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £20.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% +69.33% +25.20%
10th Percentile £30.25 £17.21 £10.00
90th Percentile £77.63 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -44.44% +104.55% -27.87%

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 17,811 18,002 16,731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.51% 39.56% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,854 12,875 11,877
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £285
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 227 251
London median hourly rate £22.93 £21.30 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.65% +11.93% -4.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in London

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in London

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in London

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in London

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 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
Central London -13 233 £500 +5.26% 78
West London -16 58 £425 -4.71% 50
East London -15 24 £450 - 18
South London -20 12 £450 +20.00% 9
North London -9 2 £350 -9.68% 4
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 523 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 298 (30.16%) Android
4 291 (29.45%) Apple iOS
5 268 (27.13%) User Experience
6 242 (24.49%) TDD
6 242 (24.49%) Java
7 205 (20.75%) HTML
8 188 (19.03%) Finance
9 187 (18.93%) CSS
10 165 (16.70%) Scrum
11 158 (15.99%) React
12 153 (15.49%) Test Automation
13 147 (14.88%) Node.js
14 142 (14.37%) Android Development
15 136 (13.77%) Git (software)
16 135 (13.66%) React Native
17 131 (13.26%) BDD
18 125 (12.65%) iOS Development
18 125 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
19 124 (12.55%) DevOps
20 119 (12.04%) QA
21 118 (11.94%) Mobile Application Development
22 115 (11.64%) REST
23 110 (11.13%) HTML5
24 107 (10.83%) AngularJS
25 106 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
26 103 (10.43%) Python
26 103 (10.43%) E-Commerce
27 99 (10.02%) RESTful

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 35 (3.54%) CMS
2 26 (2.63%) Confluence
3 6 (0.61%) OpenStack
3 6 (0.61%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.51%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (0.51%) SAS
5 4 (0.40%) CoreMedia CMS
5 4 (0.40%) NetWeaver
5 4 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.30%) Apache
6 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.30%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.30%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.20%) Ethereum
7 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.20%) nginx
7 2 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (2.23%) Photoshop
2 18 (1.82%) InVision
3 11 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.30%) Flinto
8 2 (0.20%) Snapchat
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.10%) Pixate
9 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.10%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 106 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (2.53%) GitHub
4 25 (2.53%) PaaS
5 18 (1.82%) Apigee
6 14 (1.42%) Google Analytics
7 13 (1.32%) Google Play
8 12 (1.21%) Amazon S3
9 11 (1.11%) npm
10 10 (1.01%) Serverless
11 9 (0.91%) Office 365
12 8 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.81%) BrowserStack
13 7 (0.71%) SaaS
14 6 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
15 5 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
16 4 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (0.40%) CloudFront
17 3 (0.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.13%) Internet
2 16 (1.62%) HTTP
3 12 (1.21%) LAN
4 8 (0.81%) Firewall
4 8 (0.81%) SSL
5 6 (0.61%) DNS
5 6 (0.61%) IP Telephony
5 6 (0.61%) SMS
5 6 (0.61%) VLAN
5 6 (0.61%) WAN
6 5 (0.51%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.40%) VoIP
7 4 (0.40%) VPN
8 3 (0.30%) DHCP
8 3 (0.30%) DMZ
8 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.30%) Intranet
8 3 (0.30%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.30%) MPLS
8 3 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.53%) MySQL
3 23 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 13 (1.32%) Cosmos DB
5 11 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.01%) Blockchain
6 10 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.01%) SQLite
7 9 (0.91%) Big Data
7 9 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (0.81%) BigQuery
9 7 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.71%) Power BI
10 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.51%) SAP HANA
12 4 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.40%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 136 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 94 (9.51%) JIRA
3 90 (9.11%) Jenkins
4 71 (7.19%) Selenium
5 44 (4.45%) Appium
6 43 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 40 (4.05%) Visual Studio
8 38 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 38 (3.85%) Xcode
9 36 (3.64%) Maven
10 27 (2.73%) webpack
11 26 (2.63%) Subversion
12 25 (2.53%) SoapUI
13 24 (2.43%) JUnit
13 24 (2.43%) WebDriver
14 22 (2.23%) Mercurial
15 21 (2.13%) Axure RP
16 19 (1.92%) gulp
17 18 (1.82%) Gradle
18 17 (1.72%) Android Studio
General
1 188 (19.03%) Finance
2 95 (9.62%) Banking
3 80 (8.10%) Retail
4 42 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 41 (4.15%) Games
6 37 (3.74%) Marketing
7 14 (1.42%) Publishing
8 12 (1.21%) Back Office
9 8 (0.81%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.71%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.61%) Advertising
11 6 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.61%) Law
11 6 (0.61%) Russian Language
12 4 (0.40%) German Language
12 4 (0.40%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.30%) Billing
13 3 (0.30%) French Language
13 3 (0.30%) Front Office
13 3 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 454 (45.95%) Developer
2 114 (11.54%) React Developer
3 79 (8.00%) Designer
4 74 (7.49%) Android Developer
5 73 (7.39%) Senior Developer
6 65 (6.58%) Analyst
7 64 (6.48%) Java Developer
8 58 (5.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 50 (5.06%) iOS Developer
10 49 (4.96%) Applications Developer
11 48 (4.86%) Architect
12 47 (4.76%) Project Manager
13 46 (4.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 44 (4.45%) UX Designer
15 37 (3.74%) Business Analyst
15 37 (3.74%) Tester
16 35 (3.54%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 34 (3.44%) Mobile Developer
18 29 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
19 27 (2.73%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (20.75%) HTML
2 187 (18.93%) CSS
3 158 (15.99%) React
4 147 (14.88%) Node.js
5 135 (13.66%) React Native
6 115 (11.64%) REST
7 110 (11.13%) HTML5
8 107 (10.83%) AngularJS
9 99 (10.02%) RESTful
10 94 (9.51%) Redux
11 78 (7.89%) Web Services
12 76 (7.69%) JSON
13 74 (7.49%) CSS3
14 61 (6.17%) .NET
15 53 (5.36%) OAuth
16 42 (4.25%) Sass
17 37 (3.74%) Spring
18 32 (3.24%) SOAP
19 27 (2.73%) XML
20 26 (2.63%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 268 (27.13%) User Experience
2 67 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
3 66 (6.68%) Computer Science
4 40 (4.05%) Fintech
5 39 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (2.83%) Algorithms
7 26 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (2.63%) Video on Demand
8 24 (2.43%) Data Structures
9 22 (2.23%) Virtual Team
10 16 (1.62%) Cloud Native
11 15 (1.52%) Over-the-Top Content
12 14 (1.42%) iPhone
13 12 (1.21%) Video\Live Streaming
14 11 (1.11%) Social Media
15 10 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.01%) iPad
16 9 (0.91%) EMV
16 9 (0.91%) Management Information System
16 9 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 298 (30.16%) Android
2 291 (29.45%) Apple iOS
3 32 (3.24%) Linux
4 30 (3.04%) Windows
5 11 (1.11%) Unix
6 10 (1.01%) Windows 10
7 8 (0.81%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.71%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.61%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.40%) CentOS
10 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.10%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (24.49%) TDD
3 165 (16.70%) Scrum
4 153 (15.49%) Test Automation
5 142 (14.37%) Android Development
6 131 (13.26%) BDD
7 125 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
7 125 (12.65%) iOS Development
8 124 (12.55%) DevOps
9 118 (11.94%) Mobile Application Development
10 103 (10.43%) E-Commerce
11 91 (9.21%) Microservices
12 86 (8.70%) Front End Development
13 80 (8.10%) Mobile Development
14 75 (7.59%) Wireframes
15 72 (7.29%) OO
16 61 (6.17%) Unit Testing
17 60 (6.07%) SDLC
18 59 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
19 58 (5.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 323 (32.69%) JavaScript
2 242 (24.49%) Java
3 103 (10.43%) Python
4 89 (9.01%) C#
5 88 (8.91%) Apple Swift
6 60 (6.07%) Objective-C
7 54 (5.47%) SQL
8 47 (4.76%) C++
9 44 (4.45%) ES6
10 35 (3.54%) TypeScript
11 29 (2.94%) PHP
12 28 (2.83%) Kotlin
13 27 (2.73%) Go
14 24 (2.43%) Java 8
15 22 (2.23%) ES7
15 22 (2.23%) Ruby
16 18 (1.82%) Scala
17 16 (1.62%) Rust
18 14 (1.42%) C
19 13 (1.32%) JSX
Qualifications
1 81 (8.20%) Degree
2 52 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.32%) CEH
3 13 (1.32%) CISSP
3 13 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.91%) ISEB
5 8 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.61%) CCNA
7 6 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.61%) MCP
7 6 (0.61%) MCSE
7 6 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.40%) ACCA
9 4 (0.40%) CIMA
10 3 (0.30%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.30%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (12.04%) QA
2 14 (1.42%) PSD2
3 11 (1.11%) Actionable Recommendations
4 7 (0.71%) PMO
5 4 (0.40%) GDPR
5 4 (0.40%) WCAG
6 3 (0.30%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 82 (8.30%) Docker
2 13 (1.32%) OpenAM
3 5 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.10%) IAG
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 41 (4.15%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.02%) Terraform
3 19 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
4 15 (1.52%) Ansible
5 14 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.01%) Puppet
7 8 (0.81%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.30%) CASB
10 3 (0.30%) Grafana
10 3 (0.30%) Graphite
10 3 (0.30%) Packer
11 2 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.20%) Rancher
12 1 (0.10%) HockeyApp
12 1 (0.10%) Marathon
12 1 (0.10%) PingFederate
12 1 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (6.78%) Google
2 62 (6.28%) Microsoft
3 18 (1.82%) Adobe
3 18 (1.82%) IBM
4 17 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (1.62%) Apple
6 15 (1.52%) Tableau
7 11 (1.11%) ForgeRock
8 10 (1.01%) Xamarin
9 9 (0.91%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.71%) SAP
11 6 (0.61%) Facebook
11 6 (0.61%) HP
11 6 (0.61%) MuleSoft
11 6 (0.61%) Omniture
11 6 (0.61%) Remedy
11 6 (0.61%) Snow
11 6 (0.61%) Splunk
12 5 (0.51%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.51%) Sitecore