Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 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 Application
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 152 131
Rank change year-on-year +34 -21 +4
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 1057 798 873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.24% 1.77% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.74% 4.81% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 567 670
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £325 £320 £306
90th Percentile £625 £575 £613
England median daily rate £440 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 7
London median hourly rate £28.15 £20.85 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.01% -50.94% +54.55%
10th Percentile £15.18 £10.00 £15.11
90th Percentile £40.00 £43.75 £103.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £38.35
% change year-on-year +45.45% -28.29% +58.27%

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 18410 16605 17383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.08% 36.74% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13185 11760 12225
London median daily rate £500 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.83% +1.67%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 256 300
London median hourly rate £21.70 £19.71 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.10% -2.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.00 £12.01
90th Percentile £48.33 £50.00 £47.75
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +27 247 £475 - 38
West London +47 85 £418 +12.91% 12
East London +13 24 £450 +2.86% 10
North London - 8 £388 - 2
South London -31 7 £458 +22.00% 2
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 London region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 585 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (30.94%) Android
3 314 (29.71%) JavaScript
4 305 (28.86%) Apple iOS
5 290 (27.44%) User Experience
6 254 (24.03%) Java
7 249 (23.56%) Scrum
8 222 (21.00%) Finance
9 219 (20.72%) TDD
10 214 (20.25%) HTML
11 190 (17.98%) CSS
12 173 (16.37%) Test Automation
13 161 (15.23%) BDD
14 152 (14.38%) Mobile Application Development
15 150 (14.19%) Android Development
16 144 (13.62%) Banking
17 143 (13.53%) QA
18 134 (12.68%) Git (software)
19 128 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
20 125 (11.83%) RESTful
21 124 (11.73%) HTML5
22 120 (11.35%) iOS Development
23 106 (10.03%) E-Commerce
24 104 (9.84%) C#
24 104 (9.84%) AngularJS
25 102 (9.65%) Apple Swift
26 100 (9.46%) Web Services
27 97 (9.18%) React
27 97 (9.18%) Wireframes
28 93 (8.80%) DevOps

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 52 (4.92%) CMS
2 32 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 32 (3.03%) Confluence
3 21 (1.99%) Apache
4 20 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (1.51%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.85%) JBoss
7 8 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (0.76%) Marvel
8 7 (0.66%) Mule
8 7 (0.66%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.47%) Drupal
9 5 (0.47%) WordPress
10 4 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.38%) IIS
10 4 (0.38%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.28%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.19%) Kentico
12 2 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (4.82%) Photoshop
2 42 (3.97%) InVision
3 34 (3.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (1.32%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (1.14%) Flinto
6 10 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.19%) GIMP
10 2 (0.19%) InDesign
10 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.19%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 8 (0.76%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.28%) Radian6
3 3 (0.28%) Social Studio
4 2 (0.19%) Magento
4 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.095%) Maximo
5 1 (0.095%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.87%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.31%) GitHub
4 16 (1.51%) PaaS
5 15 (1.42%) Google Play
6 13 (1.23%) npm
6 13 (1.23%) SaaS
6 13 (1.23%) Slack
7 12 (1.14%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.95%) Firebase
8 10 (0.95%) Office 365
9 9 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
10 8 (0.76%) IaaS
11 7 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.47%) BrowserStack
12 5 (0.47%) CloudBees
12 5 (0.47%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.38%) BlazeMeter
13 4 (0.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.37%) Internet
2 20 (1.89%) HTTP
3 9 (0.85%) SMS
4 8 (0.76%) Skype
5 6 (0.57%) VPN
5 6 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.47%) NFC
7 4 (0.38%) CTI
7 4 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.38%) Intranet
8 3 (0.28%) DNS
8 3 (0.28%) FTP
8 3 (0.28%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.28%) Wireless
9 2 (0.19%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.19%) LAN
9 2 (0.19%) Network Security
9 2 (0.19%) VoIP
9 2 (0.19%) WAN
9 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.50%) NoSQL
2 34 (3.22%) MongoDB
3 32 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (2.08%) SQL Server
5 19 (1.80%) MySQL
6 17 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (1.51%) Big Data
8 14 (1.32%) SQLite
9 11 (1.04%) Neo4j
9 11 (1.04%) Redis
10 10 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (0.76%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.57%) Blockchain
12 6 (0.57%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.38%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.38%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 134 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 85 (8.04%) JIRA
3 81 (7.66%) Appium
3 81 (7.66%) Jenkins
4 74 (7.00%) Cucumber
5 56 (5.30%) Selenium
6 42 (3.97%) Calabash
7 41 (3.88%) JUnit
8 37 (3.50%) Xcode
9 34 (3.22%) Axure RP
10 31 (2.93%) Mockito
11 25 (2.37%) gulp
12 20 (1.89%) Jasmine
13 19 (1.80%) Grunt
13 19 (1.80%) Subversion
14 17 (1.61%) Android Studio
14 17 (1.61%) webpack
15 16 (1.51%) Visual Studio
16 13 (1.23%) Mercurial
16 13 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 222 (21.00%) Finance
2 144 (13.62%) Banking
3 81 (7.66%) Marketing
4 74 (7.00%) Retail
5 25 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.89%) Games
7 17 (1.61%) Advertising
7 17 (1.61%) Publishing
8 14 (1.32%) Retail Banking
9 9 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.57%) Legal
12 5 (0.47%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.38%) Automotive
13 4 (0.38%) Billing
13 4 (0.38%) Law
14 2 (0.19%) Back Office
14 2 (0.19%) French Language
15 1 (0.095%) German Language
15 1 (0.095%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 461 (43.61%) Developer
2 121 (11.45%) Designer
3 100 (9.46%) Android Developer
4 95 (8.99%) Analyst
5 77 (7.28%) UX Designer
6 73 (6.91%) Senior Developer
7 67 (6.34%) iOS Developer
8 59 (5.58%) Business Analyst
9 58 (5.49%) Architect
10 52 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 43 (4.07%) Mobile Developer
11 43 (4.07%) Project Manager
12 40 (3.78%) Xamarin Developer
13 35 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
14 34 (3.22%) Applications Developer
15 33 (3.12%) Developer in Test
15 33 (3.12%) UI Designer
16 29 (2.74%) Java Developer
17 28 (2.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 27 (2.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (20.25%) HTML
2 190 (17.98%) CSS
3 125 (11.83%) RESTful
4 124 (11.73%) HTML5
5 104 (9.84%) AngularJS
6 100 (9.46%) Web Services
7 97 (9.18%) React
8 92 (8.70%) XML
9 91 (8.61%) Node.js
10 89 (8.42%) JSON
11 87 (8.23%) REST
12 82 (7.76%) React Native
13 75 (7.10%) CSS3
14 73 (6.91%) .NET
15 68 (6.43%) SOAP
16 54 (5.11%) jQuery
17 43 (4.07%) Redux
18 42 (3.97%) Gherkin
18 42 (3.97%) Spring
19 40 (3.78%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 290 (27.44%) User Experience
2 67 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
4 45 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.69%) Social Media
6 36 (3.41%) Virtual Team
7 35 (3.31%) Fintech
8 25 (2.37%) Video\Live Streaming
9 24 (2.27%) iPad
9 24 (2.27%) Video on Demand
10 16 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.51%) Graphic Design
10 16 (1.51%) iPhone
11 13 (1.23%) Animation
12 12 (1.14%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.14%) IPTV
13 11 (1.04%) Chromecast
13 11 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
14 10 (0.95%) Smartcard
15 9 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 327 (30.94%) Android
2 305 (28.86%) Apple iOS
3 47 (4.45%) Linux
4 36 (3.41%) Windows
5 19 (1.80%) Unix
6 14 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (0.66%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.47%) CentOS
8 5 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.38%) zOS
10 2 (0.19%) AIX
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.095%) Nucleus RTOS
11 1 (0.095%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.095%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (23.56%) Scrum
3 219 (20.72%) TDD
4 173 (16.37%) Test Automation
5 161 (15.23%) BDD
6 152 (14.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 150 (14.19%) Android Development
8 128 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
9 120 (11.35%) iOS Development
10 106 (10.03%) E-Commerce
11 97 (9.18%) Wireframes
12 93 (8.80%) DevOps
13 90 (8.51%) Mobile Development
14 88 (8.33%) Front End Development
15 83 (7.85%) Kanban
16 70 (6.62%) Prototyping
17 65 (6.15%) Software Engineering
18 60 (5.68%) MVC
19 56 (5.30%) OOP
20 55 (5.20%) OO
Programming Languages
1 314 (29.71%) JavaScript
2 254 (24.03%) Java
3 104 (9.84%) C#
4 102 (9.65%) Apple Swift
5 90 (8.51%) Objective-C
5 90 (8.51%) SQL
6 58 (5.49%) Ruby
7 53 (5.01%) ES6
8 38 (3.60%) Python
9 31 (2.93%) C
10 21 (1.99%) C++
11 18 (1.70%) PHP
12 17 (1.61%) Go
13 12 (1.14%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.04%) GraphQL
14 11 (1.04%) TypeScript
15 7 (0.66%) Scala
16 6 (0.57%) Groovy
17 4 (0.38%) Kotlin
18 3 (0.28%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 88 (8.33%) Degree
2 33 (3.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.76%) APMP
4 8 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.57%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.28%) ISEB
8 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.19%) PMP
9 1 (0.095%) CEH
9 1 (0.095%) CISM
9 1 (0.095%) CISSP
9 1 (0.095%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.095%) IIBA
9 1 (0.095%) MCSE
9 1 (0.095%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.095%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (13.53%) QA
2 4 (0.38%) PMO
3 3 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.19%) WAI
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.095%) PSD2
System Software
1 59 (5.58%) Docker
2 13 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.28%) Firmware
4 1 (0.095%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.095%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.095%) HDFS
4 1 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.23%) Puppet
3 9 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (0.76%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.76%) Terraform
5 7 (0.66%) SCCM
6 6 (0.57%) Ansible
7 3 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.19%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.19%) HockeyApp
9 1 (0.095%) CA Service Virtualization
9 1 (0.095%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.095%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.095%) Oozie
9 1 (0.095%) Salt
9 1 (0.095%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 63 (5.96%) Adobe
2 60 (5.68%) Xamarin
3 37 (3.50%) Google
4 27 (2.55%) Apple
4 27 (2.55%) Microsoft
5 21 (1.99%) SAP
6 15 (1.42%) Atlassian
7 14 (1.32%) hybris
7 14 (1.32%) Oracle
7 14 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.76%) HP
9 6 (0.57%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.57%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 5 (0.47%) IBM
10 5 (0.47%) Perfecto Mobile
10 5 (0.47%) Samsung
10 5 (0.47%) Tableau
11 4 (0.38%) Appcelerator
11 4 (0.38%) Splunk
11 4 (0.38%) Tealium