Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 481 532 506
Rank change year-on-year +51 -26 +6
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 153 83 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 62 77
London median daily rate £450 £450 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +11.38%
10th Percentile £325 £322 £350
90th Percentile £575 £599 £575
England median daily rate £425 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -1.73% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
London median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year -58.90% - -

Mobile Application Development is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40937 38731 39019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.98% 86.21% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29768 27769 27882
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 401 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.60 £50.14 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Mobile Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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 +33 39 £450 +2.56% 5
East London - 11 £450 - 1
West London -2 9 £450 +5.88% 1
South London -30 1 £375 - 1
Mobile Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 88 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (45.75%) JavaScript
4 47 (30.72%) Android
5 43 (28.10%) Apple iOS
6 42 (27.45%) Java
7 35 (22.88%) TDD
7 35 (22.88%) Finance
8 32 (20.92%) SQL
9 31 (20.26%) Scrum
10 30 (19.61%) Android Development
11 29 (18.95%) HTML
12 28 (18.30%) MVC
12 28 (18.30%) Test Automation
13 27 (17.65%) iOS Development
14 26 (16.99%) SOA
15 25 (16.34%) AngularJS
15 25 (16.34%) BDD
16 24 (15.69%) Banking
17 23 (15.03%) Open Source
17 23 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (14.38%) Web Application Development
19 21 (13.73%) C#
19 21 (13.73%) .NET
19 21 (13.73%) React
19 21 (13.73%) Apple Swift
19 21 (13.73%) Open Source Development
20 20 (13.07%) JUnit
20 20 (13.07%) E-Commerce
20 20 (13.07%) Mockito

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 15 (9.80%) CMS
2 13 (8.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.58%) Apache
5 5 (3.27%) Confluence
6 4 (2.61%) JBoss
6 4 (2.61%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.61%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.96%) npm
5 2 (1.31%) GitHub
6 1 (0.65%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.65%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.65%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.88%) HTTP
2 5 (3.27%) Internet
3 4 (2.61%) Skype
4 2 (1.31%) DNS
4 2 (1.31%) Intranet
4 2 (1.31%) SMS
5 1 (0.65%) CTI
5 1 (0.65%) NFC
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.80%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.65%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.65%) GIS
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (13.07%) JUnit
1 20 (13.07%) Mockito
2 17 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.15%) JIRA
4 13 (8.50%) jMock
5 7 (4.58%) Jasmine
5 7 (4.58%) Selenium
6 6 (3.92%) Mercurial
7 5 (3.27%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (2.61%) Mocha
8 4 (2.61%) NUnit
8 4 (2.61%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (1.96%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.96%) Grunt
9 3 (1.96%) gulp
9 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.31%) IBM UrbanCode
10 2 (1.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (22.88%) Finance
2 24 (15.69%) Banking
3 17 (11.11%) Marketing
4 6 (3.92%) Retail
5 5 (3.27%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.96%) Advertising
6 3 (1.96%) Billing
6 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 94 (61.44%) Developer
2 24 (15.69%) Analyst
3 21 (13.73%) Business Analyst
4 20 (13.07%) .NET Developer
5 17 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 16 (10.46%) Android Developer
7 11 (7.19%) iOS Developer
8 10 (6.54%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.88%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Applications Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Digital Project Manager
10 8 (5.23%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (4.58%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Mobile Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
12 6 (3.92%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.95%) HTML
2 25 (16.34%) AngularJS
3 21 (13.73%) .NET
3 21 (13.73%) React
4 18 (11.76%) Node.js
4 18 (11.76%) React Native
5 16 (10.46%) J2EE
6 14 (9.15%) CSS
6 14 (9.15%) SOAP
7 13 (8.50%) XML
8 12 (7.84%) jQuery
8 12 (7.84%) Spring
9 10 (6.54%) Apache Cordova
9 10 (6.54%) Hibernate
9 10 (6.54%) Spring MVC
9 10 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (5.88%) Lucene
11 8 (5.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 153 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.42%) User Experience
3 16 (10.46%) Social Media
4 14 (9.15%) Virtual Team
5 7 (4.58%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.58%) iPad
6 4 (2.61%) Fintech
6 4 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.96%) iPhone
7 3 (1.96%) Wiki
8 2 (1.31%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.31%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.31%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.65%) Blog
9 1 (0.65%) DataPower
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.72%) Android
2 43 (28.10%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.92%) Linux
4 2 (1.31%) Windows
5 1 (0.65%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.88%) TDD
3 31 (20.26%) Scrum
4 30 (19.61%) Android Development
5 28 (18.30%) MVC
5 28 (18.30%) Test Automation
6 27 (17.65%) iOS Development
7 26 (16.99%) SOA
8 25 (16.34%) BDD
9 23 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (15.03%) Open Source
10 22 (14.38%) Web Application Development
11 21 (13.73%) Open Source Development
12 20 (13.07%) E-Commerce
13 15 (9.80%) Business Analysis
13 15 (9.80%) DevOps
13 15 (9.80%) OOP
13 15 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (8.50%) Coaching
15 12 (7.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 70 (45.75%) JavaScript
2 42 (27.45%) Java
3 32 (20.92%) SQL
4 21 (13.73%) Apple Swift
4 21 (13.73%) C#
5 19 (12.42%) Objective-C
6 12 (7.84%) Ruby
7 4 (2.61%) ES6
8 3 (1.96%) C
8 3 (1.96%) C++
9 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.65%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.65%) R
10 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (5.23%) APMP
1 8 (5.23%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.65%) IIBA
3 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.65%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 13 (8.50%) Adobe
2 6 (3.92%) Atlassian
2 6 (3.92%) Google
3 5 (3.27%) IBM
4 4 (2.61%) Appcelerator
4 4 (2.61%) Tableau
5 2 (1.31%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.31%) Splunk
6 1 (0.65%) Apple
6 1 (0.65%) CA
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle
6 1 (0.65%) Perfecto Mobile
6 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.65%) Twitter