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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 381 367
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 40 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 34
Median daily rate £450 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +14.28% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.54 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -46.96%  

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 16775 19211 17566
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.13% 85.14% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12076 13900 12358
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 196 244
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.95% +10.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +5 3 £356 -24.00% 7
Mobile Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 59 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
3 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (49.15%) Apple iOS
4 23 (38.98%) HTML
5 22 (37.29%) TDD
6 19 (32.20%) Android
7 18 (30.51%) CSS
8 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
9 16 (27.12%) jQuery
10 14 (23.73%) Finance
11 13 (22.03%) C#
11 13 (22.03%) Web Services
12 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
12 12 (20.34%) Java
12 12 (20.34%) React
13 11 (18.64%) OO
13 11 (18.64%) iOS Development
13 11 (18.64%) HTML5
14 10 (16.95%) BDD
14 10 (16.95%) Xamarin
15 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
15 9 (15.25%) .NET
16 8 (13.56%) Scrum
16 8 (13.56%) Node.js
16 8 (13.56%) Apple Swift
16 8 (13.56%) Fintech
17 7 (11.86%) Android Development
17 7 (11.86%) User Experience
17 7 (11.86%) CSS3

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 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.08%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.08%) Confluence
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Documentum
4 1 (1.69%) Jetty
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.69%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
1 2 (3.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.08%) Redis
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) JIRA
3 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.78%) Subversion
5 3 (5.08%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.08%) jMock
5 3 (5.08%) JUnit
5 3 (5.08%) Maven
5 3 (5.08%) Mockito
6 1 (1.69%) Calabash
6 1 (1.69%) git-flow
6 1 (1.69%) Grunt
6 1 (1.69%) gulp
6 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.69%) Mocha
6 1 (1.69%) Moq
6 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) iOS Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Xamarin Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Architect
3 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Android Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.08%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Lead Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Scrum Master
7 2 (3.39%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) HTML
2 18 (30.51%) CSS
3 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
4 16 (27.12%) jQuery
5 13 (22.03%) Web Services
6 12 (20.34%) React
7 11 (18.64%) HTML5
8 9 (15.25%) .NET
9 8 (13.56%) Node.js
10 7 (11.86%) Backbone.js
10 7 (11.86%) CSS3
10 7 (11.86%) REST
10 7 (11.86%) Spring
11 6 (10.17%) SOAP
12 5 (8.47%) JSON
12 5 (8.47%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (6.78%) Hibernate
13 4 (6.78%) React Native
13 4 (6.78%) RESTful
14 3 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.56%) Fintech
3 7 (11.86%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.69%) Contactless
5 1 (1.69%) EMV
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) EPoS
5 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) Apple iOS
2 19 (32.20%) Android
3 6 (10.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) webOS
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) TDD
3 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
4 11 (18.64%) iOS Development
4 11 (18.64%) OO
5 10 (16.95%) BDD
6 8 (13.56%) Scrum
7 7 (11.86%) Android Development
7 7 (11.86%) MVC
8 6 (10.17%) API Design
8 6 (10.17%) Open Source
8 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.47%) Mobile Development
9 5 (8.47%) Pair Programming
9 5 (8.47%) SOA
10 4 (6.78%) DevOps
10 4 (6.78%) Disruptive Innovation
10 4 (6.78%) Front End Development
10 4 (6.78%) OOP
10 4 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.03%) C#
3 12 (20.34%) Java
4 8 (13.56%) Apple Swift
5 6 (10.17%) Objective-C
6 5 (8.47%) C++
6 5 (8.47%) Ruby
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Kibana
1 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.69%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Xamarin
2 2 (3.39%) Apple
2 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe
3 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.69%) New Relic
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) PayPal
3 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.69%) Splunk
3 1 (1.69%) Talend
3 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
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