Period
to 13 May 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 13 May 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
13 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 144 153 127
Rank change year-on-year +9 -26 +14
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 446 361 901
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.88% 1.73% 2.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.69% 5.39% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 264 602
10th Percentile £363 £313 £360
25th Percentile £425 £406 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £569 £550 £563
90th Percentile £625 £625 £638
England median daily rate £475 £448 £460
% change year-on-year +6.15% -2.72% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
10th Percentile £27.26 £47.88 £25.60
25th Percentile £27.27 £48.44 £32.50
Median hourly rate £28.56 £51.25 £52.50
Median % change year-on-year -44.27% -2.38% +132.82%
75th Percentile £30.89 £53.44 £53.75
90th Percentile £31.52 £53.63 £60.75
England median hourly rate £29.63 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -37.63% +35.71% +31.60%

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 7,841 6,698 12,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.13% 32.10% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,493 4,858 9,191
10th Percentile £350 £313 £325
25th Percentile £429 £413 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.38% - +4.95%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £625
90th Percentile £738 £725 £700
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 115 192
10th Percentile £15.86 £13.06 £13.28
25th Percentile £21.62 £18.00 £18.68
Median hourly rate £32.50 £31.72 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +2.46% +26.88% +8.81%
75th Percentile £47.50 £47.44 £38.81
90th Percentile £59.95 £53.45 £51.23
England median hourly rate £26.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +20.93% +2.38% -2.33%

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 13 May 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 13 May 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 +4 53 £519 +9.21% 57
West London +14 9 £600 +9.09% 20
South London +38 3 £450 -28.00% 2
East London +10 1 £588 +38.24% 19
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 13 May 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.

1 209 (46.86%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (35.65%) Android
3 122 (27.35%) Apple iOS
4 113 (25.34%) Java
5 99 (22.20%) User Experience
6 98 (21.97%) Social Skills
7 94 (21.08%) Finance
8 88 (19.73%) Kotlin
9 85 (19.06%) DevOps
10 80 (17.94%) JavaScript
10 80 (17.94%) Test Automation
11 70 (15.70%) REST
12 67 (15.02%) AWS
13 66 (14.80%) Microservices
14 63 (14.13%) Android Development
15 59 (13.23%) HTML
15 59 (13.23%) Scrum
16 58 (13.00%) JIRA
17 57 (12.78%) Jenkins
17 57 (12.78%) React Native
18 56 (12.56%) Banking
19 55 (12.33%) Azure
19 55 (12.33%) Git (software)
20 53 (11.88%) TDD
20 53 (11.88%) CSS
21 51 (11.43%) Mobile Development
22 50 (11.21%) SDLC
23 46 (10.31%) React
24 45 (10.09%) Software Engineering
25 44 (9.87%) RxJava

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 29 (6.50%) Confluence
2 17 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (1.79%) CMS
4 4 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (0.90%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.67%) Apache
5 3 (0.67%) IIS
6 2 (0.45%) nginx
6 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.45%) WordPress
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.22%) Drupal
7 1 (0.22%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.22%) Mule
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (5.83%) Sketch
2 19 (4.26%) InVision
2 19 (4.26%) Zeplin
3 18 (4.04%) Adobe XD
4 11 (2.47%) Figma
5 10 (2.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) Marvel
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.22%) Magento
1 1 (0.22%) Maximo
1 1 (0.22%) RESILIA
1 1 (0.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 67 (15.02%) AWS
2 55 (12.33%) Azure
3 40 (8.97%) GitHub
4 22 (4.93%) Serverless
5 21 (4.71%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (3.36%) Amazon S3
7 14 (3.14%) Firebase
8 11 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (2.47%) Microsoft 365
8 11 (2.47%) SaaS
9 8 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (1.35%) PaaS
11 5 (1.12%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (1.12%) Amazon EKS
11 5 (1.12%) IaaS
11 5 (1.12%) npm
12 4 (0.90%) Apple Pay
12 4 (0.90%) AWS Fargate
12 4 (0.90%) Slack
13 3 (0.67%) Flurry Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (2.02%) HTTP
2 9 (2.02%) VPN
3 6 (1.35%) Internet
3 6 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.12%) DNS
4 5 (1.12%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.12%) LAN
4 5 (1.12%) WAN
5 4 (0.90%) Firewall
5 4 (0.90%) Skype
5 4 (0.90%) SSL
6 3 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.45%) 2G
7 2 (0.45%) DSL
7 2 (0.45%) Intranet
7 2 (0.45%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.45%) SMS
8 1 (0.22%) SDH
8 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.47%) MySQL
2 9 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.12%) SQLite
4 5 (1.12%) Tableau
5 4 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.67%) Mixpanel
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.67%) Tableau Desktop
7 2 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.45%) Power BI
7 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.22%) Big Data
8 1 (0.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 58 (13.00%) JIRA
2 57 (12.78%) Jenkins
3 55 (12.33%) Git (software)
4 26 (5.83%) Cucumber
5 24 (5.38%) Selenium
6 21 (4.71%) Maven
7 18 (4.04%) JUnit
8 15 (3.36%) Axure RP
8 15 (3.36%) CircleCI
9 14 (3.14%) Postman
10 13 (2.91%) Appium
11 12 (2.69%) SonarQube
12 11 (2.47%) Mockito
13 10 (2.24%) git-flow
14 9 (2.02%) WebDriver
14 9 (2.02%) Xcode
15 8 (1.79%) fastlane
16 7 (1.57%) Cypress.io
17 6 (1.35%) Bitbucket Server
17 6 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 98 (21.97%) Social Skills
2 94 (21.08%) Finance
3 56 (12.56%) Banking
4 34 (7.62%) Retail
5 32 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.14%) Publishing
6 14 (3.14%) Retail Banking
7 10 (2.24%) Presentation Skills
7 10 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.79%) Influencing Skills
8 8 (1.79%) Public Sector
8 8 (1.79%) Wearables
9 7 (1.57%) Marketing
10 4 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.90%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.90%) Law
10 4 (0.90%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.67%) Games
11 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 209 (46.86%) Developer
2 55 (12.33%) Designer
3 54 (12.11%) Android Developer
4 42 (9.42%) React Developer
5 39 (8.74%) Architect
6 34 (7.62%) UX Designer
7 32 (7.17%) Java Developer
8 29 (6.50%) Mobile Developer
8 29 (6.50%) Senior Developer
9 26 (5.83%) iOS Developer
9 26 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (5.38%) UI Designer
11 23 (5.16%) Full Stack Developer
12 20 (4.48%) Tester
13 17 (3.81%) Digital Architect
13 17 (3.81%) Digital Solutions Architect
13 17 (3.81%) UI/UX Designer
14 16 (3.59%) Analyst
14 16 (3.59%) Applications Developer
14 16 (3.59%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (15.70%) REST
2 59 (13.23%) HTML
3 57 (12.78%) React Native
4 53 (11.88%) CSS
5 46 (10.31%) React
6 44 (9.87%) RxJava
7 42 (9.42%) Node.js
8 37 (8.30%) Spring
9 26 (5.83%) AngularJS
10 25 (5.61%) RESTful
11 24 (5.38%) Redux
12 21 (4.71%) Dagger
13 17 (3.81%) Android SDK
13 17 (3.81%) JSON
13 17 (3.81%) Spring Boot
14 16 (3.59%) GraphQL
14 16 (3.59%) SOAP
15 15 (3.36%) .NET
15 15 (3.36%) HTML5
16 14 (3.14%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 99 (22.20%) User Experience
2 10 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (1.79%) iPhone
3 8 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (1.57%) iPad
4 7 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (1.57%) Online Banking
5 6 (1.35%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.12%) CESG
7 4 (0.90%) Animation
7 4 (0.90%) Cloud Native
7 4 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.67%) Blog
8 3 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.67%) Social Media
8 3 (0.67%) Video on Demand
8 3 (0.67%) W3C
9 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 159 (35.65%) Android
2 122 (27.35%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.24%) Windows
4 8 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (0.90%) Linux
6 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.45%) Unix
7 2 (0.45%) VMS
7 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (46.86%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (19.06%) DevOps
3 80 (17.94%) Test Automation
4 66 (14.80%) Microservices
5 63 (14.13%) Android Development
6 59 (13.23%) Scrum
7 53 (11.88%) TDD
8 51 (11.43%) Mobile Development
9 50 (11.21%) SDLC
10 45 (10.09%) Software Engineering
11 36 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (7.85%) Wireframes
13 34 (7.62%) MVVM
14 31 (6.95%) Problem-Solving
14 31 (6.95%) User Stories
15 30 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (6.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 29 (6.50%) iOS Development
17 26 (5.83%) Mentoring
17 26 (5.83%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 113 (25.34%) Java
2 88 (19.73%) Kotlin
3 80 (17.94%) JavaScript
4 40 (8.97%) Python
5 35 (7.85%) Apple Swift
6 21 (4.71%) C#
6 21 (4.71%) SQL
7 20 (4.48%) Objective-C
7 20 (4.48%) TypeScript
8 16 (3.59%) Java 8
9 10 (2.24%) ES6
9 10 (2.24%) Ruby
10 8 (1.79%) PHP
11 6 (1.35%) C++
11 6 (1.35%) Go
11 6 (1.35%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.12%) Dart
12 5 (1.12%) XAML
13 4 (0.90%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (4.71%) Degree
2 12 (2.69%) CREST Certified
3 11 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.79%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.12%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (1.12%) OSCP
6 3 (0.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.67%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.67%) SANS
7 2 (0.45%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.45%) MCSA
7 2 (0.45%) MCSE
7 2 (0.45%) MOS
8 1 (0.22%) ISEB
8 1 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.16%) QA
2 14 (3.14%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.47%) GDPR
4 8 (1.79%) WCAG
5 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17025
5 2 (0.45%) NCSC
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.22%) PMO
6 1 (0.22%) PSD2
6 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (4.26%) Docker
2 9 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 31 (6.95%) Terraform
2 22 (4.93%) Kubernetes
3 11 (2.47%) Prometheus
4 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.67%) Ansible
5 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.67%) Puppet
6 2 (0.45%) Bugsnag
6 2 (0.45%) Istio
6 2 (0.45%) Kustomize
6 2 (0.45%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.22%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.22%) Marathon
7 1 (0.22%) Mesos
7 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (5.61%) Adobe
2 21 (4.71%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.26%) Google
4 18 (4.04%) Xamarin
5 16 (3.59%) Apple
6 14 (3.14%) MuleSoft
7 13 (2.91%) Splunk
8 12 (2.69%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.12%) Samsung
11 4 (0.90%) Cisco
12 3 (0.67%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
13 2 (0.45%) Avaya
13 2 (0.45%) Citrix
13 2 (0.45%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.45%) Facebook
13 2 (0.45%) IBM
13 2 (0.45%) Polycom
13 2 (0.45%) Roku