Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 140 157 124
Rank change year-on-year +17 -33 +2
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 400 471 973
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.99% 1.68% 2.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.23% 4.88% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 354 694
Median daily rate £480 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £337 £350 £358
90th Percentile £613 £638 £625
England median daily rate £463 £438 £452
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.21% +0.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Median hourly rate £29.75 £50.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.50% -4.76% +172.69%
10th Percentile £25.68 £47.50 £29.65
90th Percentile £33.00 £52.50 £64.25
England median hourly rate £32.00 £48.75 £15.18
% change year-on-year -34.36% +221.25% -53.66%

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 7,643 9,652 15,376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.01% 34.40% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,335 6,908 11,040
Median daily rate £525 £520 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £323 £296 £313
90th Percentile £725 £710 £700
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 151 250
Median hourly rate £31.35 £24.12 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.98% +9.64% -2.22%
10th Percentile £16.99 £12.44 £12.98
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.51 £20.25
% change year-on-year +18.54% +6.26% -3.60%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +28 38 £515 +10.87% 63
West London +24 5 £670 +21.82% 13
South London +44 3 £450 -29.41%
East London +31 1 £588 +38.24% 16
North London - 1 - - 1
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 188 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (37.75%) Android
3 127 (31.75%) Apple iOS
4 117 (29.25%) Java
5 95 (23.75%) Kotlin
6 92 (23.00%) User Experience
7 87 (21.75%) Finance
8 79 (19.75%) DevOps
9 75 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 74 (18.50%) Test Automation
11 71 (17.75%) AWS
11 71 (17.75%) Microservices
12 70 (17.50%) JavaScript
13 69 (17.25%) Jenkins
14 62 (15.50%) JIRA
15 60 (15.00%) SDLC
16 59 (14.75%) REST
17 58 (14.50%) HTML
18 54 (13.50%) GitHub
18 54 (13.50%) Android Development
19 52 (13.00%) RxJava
20 51 (12.75%) Spring
21 49 (12.25%) Banking
21 49 (12.25%) Scrum
21 49 (12.25%) CSS
22 47 (11.75%) Python
22 47 (11.75%) Azure
23 45 (11.25%) Mobile Development
24 39 (9.75%) React Native
24 39 (9.75%) Software Engineering

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 (7.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 24 (6.00%) Confluence
3 10 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.25%) CMS
4 9 (2.25%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.25%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.00%) Apache
7 3 (0.75%) IIS
8 2 (0.50%) Mule
8 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (4.25%) Sketch
2 14 (3.50%) Zeplin
3 12 (3.00%) InVision
4 11 (2.75%) Adobe XD
5 5 (1.25%) Figma
6 4 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.00%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Magento
1 3 (0.75%) Shopify
2 1 (0.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 71 (17.75%) AWS
2 54 (13.50%) GitHub
3 47 (11.75%) Azure
4 18 (4.50%) Serverless
5 16 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
5 16 (4.00%) Microsoft 365
6 12 (3.00%) Amazon S3
7 11 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (2.50%) SaaS
9 8 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (1.75%) PaaS
11 6 (1.50%) Firebase
11 6 (1.50%) GCP
11 6 (1.50%) IaaS
12 4 (1.00%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.00%) Sauce Labs
12 4 (1.00%) Slack
13 3 (0.75%) BlazeMeter
13 3 (0.75%) BrowserStack
13 3 (0.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.75%) HTTP
2 10 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (2.00%) VPN
4 6 (1.50%) Internet
4 6 (1.50%) LAN
4 6 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.50%) WAN
5 5 (1.25%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.25%) Skype
6 4 (1.00%) Firewall
7 3 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.50%) Intranet
8 2 (0.50%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.50%) Network Security
9 1 (0.25%) DNS
9 1 (0.25%) MPLS
9 1 (0.25%) SDH
9 1 (0.25%) SMS
9 1 (0.25%) VoLTE
9 1 (0.25%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.50%) MySQL
2 9 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.75%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.25%) Tableau
6 4 (1.00%) Big Data
6 4 (1.00%) SQLite
7 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.75%) Tableau Desktop
8 2 (0.50%) BigQuery
8 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.50%) Power BI
8 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.25%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.25%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.25%) DB2
9 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 75 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 69 (17.25%) Jenkins
3 62 (15.50%) JIRA
4 27 (6.75%) Maven
5 25 (6.25%) JUnit
6 24 (6.00%) Mockito
7 23 (5.75%) Cucumber
8 22 (5.50%) Selenium
9 15 (3.75%) Appium
9 15 (3.75%) git-flow
10 14 (3.50%) Axure RP
10 14 (3.50%) JMeter
11 13 (3.25%) CircleCI
11 13 (3.25%) Gradle
12 12 (3.00%) Postman
12 12 (3.00%) SonarQube
13 9 (2.25%) Ant
13 9 (2.25%) WebDriver
13 9 (2.25%) Xcode
14 8 (2.00%) fastlane
General
1 87 (21.75%) Finance
2 49 (12.25%) Banking
3 27 (6.75%) Retail
4 12 (3.00%) Retail Banking
5 11 (2.75%) Marketing
6 10 (2.50%) Public Sector
7 9 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.00%) Publishing
9 7 (1.75%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.75%) German Language
10 5 (1.25%) Games
10 5 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.00%) Law
12 3 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.75%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.50%) Billing
13 2 (0.50%) French Language
13 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 177 (44.25%) Developer
2 45 (11.25%) Android Developer
3 35 (8.75%) Designer
4 32 (8.00%) React Developer
5 31 (7.75%) Java Developer
6 29 (7.25%) UX Designer
7 27 (6.75%) Architect
8 26 (6.50%) Mobile Developer
8 26 (6.50%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 21 (5.25%) iOS Developer
11 19 (4.75%) Tester
12 18 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (4.50%) UI Designer
12 18 (4.50%) UI/UX Designer
13 14 (3.50%) Applications Developer
14 13 (3.25%) Analyst
14 13 (3.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 12 (3.00%) Mobile Engineer
15 12 (3.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.75%) REST
2 58 (14.50%) HTML
3 52 (13.00%) RxJava
4 51 (12.75%) Spring
5 49 (12.25%) CSS
6 39 (9.75%) React Native
7 36 (9.00%) React
8 34 (8.50%) Node.js
9 31 (7.75%) RESTful
10 29 (7.25%) JSON
11 28 (7.00%) Spring Boot
12 25 (6.25%) AngularJS
13 23 (5.75%) HTML5
14 21 (5.25%) Dagger
14 21 (5.25%) Redux
15 20 (5.00%) Hystrix
15 20 (5.00%) SOAP
16 19 (4.75%) .NET
16 19 (4.75%) Web Services
17 18 (4.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (23.00%) User Experience
2 30 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.50%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 7 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.75%) iPad
6 6 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.50%) iPhone
6 6 (1.50%) Social Media
7 4 (1.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.00%) CESG
7 4 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.75%) Blog
8 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.75%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.75%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.50%) Animation
9 2 (0.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 151 (37.75%) Android
2 127 (31.75%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.75%) Windows
4 8 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (1.50%) Linux
6 3 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (19.75%) DevOps
3 74 (18.50%) Test Automation
4 71 (17.75%) Microservices
5 60 (15.00%) SDLC
6 54 (13.50%) Android Development
7 49 (12.25%) Scrum
8 45 (11.25%) Mobile Development
9 39 (9.75%) Software Engineering
10 35 (8.75%) TDD
11 34 (8.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 34 (8.50%) Wireframes
12 32 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (7.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 27 (6.75%) Change Management
14 27 (6.75%) MVVM
14 27 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (6.50%) Open Source
15 26 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
16 25 (6.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (29.25%) Java
2 95 (23.75%) Kotlin
3 70 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 47 (11.75%) Python
5 32 (8.00%) Apple Swift
6 26 (6.50%) Java 8
7 23 (5.75%) SQL
8 19 (4.75%) C#
9 18 (4.50%) Objective-C
10 14 (3.50%) TypeScript
11 13 (3.25%) ES6
12 10 (2.50%) PHP
13 9 (2.25%) XAML
14 7 (1.75%) Ruby
15 6 (1.50%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.25%) Dart
16 5 (1.25%) Go
17 4 (1.00%) C++
18 2 (0.50%) Perl
18 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (4.25%) Degree
2 13 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.00%) CREST Certified
4 5 (1.25%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.00%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (1.00%) ISEB
5 4 (1.00%) OSCP
6 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.50%) MCSA
7 2 (0.50%) MCSE
7 2 (0.50%) MOS
8 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.25%) MBA
8 1 (0.25%) MCP
8 1 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.75%) QA
2 10 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.75%) GDPR
4 4 (1.00%) Section 508
4 4 (1.00%) WAI
4 4 (1.00%) WCAG
5 3 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.75%) PMO
5 3 (0.75%) SLA
6 1 (0.25%) GxP
6 1 (0.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 23 (5.75%) Docker
2 9 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (6.00%) Terraform
2 20 (5.00%) Prometheus
3 17 (4.25%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.50%) Puppet
5 2 (0.50%) SCCM
6 1 (0.25%) Ansible
6 1 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.25%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.25%) Marathon
6 1 (0.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 23 (5.75%) MuleSoft
1 23 (5.75%) Splunk
2 22 (5.50%) Adobe
2 22 (5.50%) AppDynamics
3 18 (4.50%) Xamarin
4 17 (4.25%) Microsoft
5 13 (3.25%) Google
6 10 (2.50%) Apple
7 5 (1.25%) Cisco
8 4 (1.00%) Samsung
9 3 (0.75%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.75%) hybris
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle
9 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.50%) Cadence
10 2 (0.50%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.50%) Polycom
10 2 (0.50%) SAP
10 2 (0.50%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.50%) Wyse