The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Mobile Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Development
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 343 352
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 58 75 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 67
Median daily rate £438 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £623 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £410 £338
% change year-on-year -8.53% +21.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.97 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -1.17%  

Mobile Application Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17979 18242 19175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.61% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12883 13341 13612
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 254
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Application Development in London

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Application Development in London

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Application Development in London

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Application Development in London

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 9 £363 -24.67% 4
Bromley - 4 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £450 -
Hammersmith - 2 £450 -
Mobile Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 95 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
3 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (37.89%) Apple iOS
5 30 (31.58%) Android
6 26 (27.37%) HTML
7 25 (26.32%) TDD
8 21 (22.11%) C#
8 21 (22.11%) AngularJS
9 20 (21.05%) Finance
10 19 (20.00%) Java
10 19 (20.00%) React
11 18 (18.95%) Android Development
11 18 (18.95%) CSS
12 17 (17.89%) iOS Development
13 16 (16.84%) User Experience
13 16 (16.84%) E-Commerce
13 16 (16.84%) Scrum
14 15 (15.79%) .NET
15 14 (14.74%) Git (software)
15 14 (14.74%) jQuery
16 13 (13.68%) Apple Swift
16 13 (13.68%) Objective-C
16 13 (13.68%) MVC
17 12 (12.63%) Web Services
18 11 (11.58%) Xamarin
18 11 (11.58%) Open Source
18 11 (11.58%) Node.js
18 11 (11.58%) Fintech
19 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS

Mobile Application Development
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 8 (8.42%) CMS
2 7 (7.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (3.16%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.05%) Documentum
5 1 (1.05%) Drupal
5 1 (1.05%) JBoss
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) GitHub
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) HTTP
2 4 (4.21%) DNS
3 2 (2.11%) Intranet
4 1 (1.05%) CTI
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) SMS
4 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.05%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) Big Data
4 1 (1.05%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.05%) GIS
4 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.37%) JUnit
3 6 (6.32%) jMock
3 6 (6.32%) Mockito
3 6 (6.32%) Subversion
4 5 (5.26%) JIRA
5 4 (4.21%) git-flow
5 4 (4.21%) Grunt
5 4 (4.21%) gulp
6 3 (3.16%) Jasmine
6 3 (3.16%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.16%) Mocha
6 3 (3.16%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (2.11%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.11%) Calabash
8 1 (1.05%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (21.05%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Banking
3 7 (7.37%) Retail
4 5 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.16%) Advertising
6 2 (2.11%) Back Office
6 2 (2.11%) Games
7 1 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.05%) Digital Economy
7 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 63 (66.32%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) iOS Developer
3 13 (13.68%) Android Developer
4 11 (11.58%) Xamarin Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Analyst
6 8 (8.42%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (6.32%) iOS Android Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Mobile Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Mobile Software Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.37%) HTML
2 21 (22.11%) AngularJS
3 19 (20.00%) React
4 18 (18.95%) CSS
5 15 (15.79%) .NET
6 14 (14.74%) jQuery
7 12 (12.63%) Web Services
8 11 (11.58%) Node.js
9 10 (10.53%) SOAP
10 9 (9.47%) Apache Cordova
11 8 (8.42%) HTML5
11 8 (8.42%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (8.42%) Spring
12 7 (7.37%) Hibernate
12 7 (7.37%) REST
12 7 (7.37%) XML
13 6 (6.32%) Ionic Framework
13 6 (6.32%) J2EE
13 6 (6.32%) JSON
13 6 (6.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 95 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 16 (16.84%) User Experience
3 11 (11.58%) Fintech
4 6 (6.32%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.21%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (4.21%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (4.21%) Social Media
7 3 (3.16%) EPoS
7 3 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.16%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.11%) iPad
8 2 (2.11%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.05%) Blog
9 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.05%) DataPower
9 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.89%) Apple iOS
2 30 (31.58%) Android
3 4 (4.21%) Linux
4 3 (3.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.32%) TDD
3 18 (18.95%) Android Development
4 17 (17.89%) iOS Development
5 16 (16.84%) E-Commerce
5 16 (16.84%) Scrum
6 13 (13.68%) MVC
7 11 (11.58%) Open Source
8 10 (10.53%) OO
8 10 (10.53%) Web Development
9 9 (9.47%) BDD
9 9 (9.47%) DevOps
9 9 (9.47%) OOP
9 9 (9.47%) SOA
10 8 (8.42%) Kanban
10 8 (8.42%) Open Source Development
10 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.42%) Web Application Development
11 7 (7.37%) Disruptive Innovation
12 6 (6.32%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
2 21 (22.11%) C#
3 19 (20.00%) Java
4 13 (13.68%) Apple Swift
4 13 (13.68%) Objective-C
5 9 (9.47%) C++
6 8 (8.42%) Ruby
6 8 (8.42%) SQL
7 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.05%) C
8 1 (1.05%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.05%) Python
8 1 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 11 (11.58%) Xamarin
2 7 (7.37%) Adobe
3 3 (3.16%) Apple
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle
4 2 (2.11%) Appcelerator
4 2 (2.11%) IBM
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.05%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.05%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.05%) Twitter
London
Montash
Rate: £700 - £710 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Darwin Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £700 - £701 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago