The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Mobile Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Commerce over the 3 months to 27 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 Commerce (mCommerce)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 417 424
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 3 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% 0.046% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.054% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £475 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +35.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £588 £629
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £675 £400
% change year-on-year -29.62% +68.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mobile Commerce 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 18040 18590 18928
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.66% 85.36% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12911 13593 13436
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 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 157 253
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £46.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Mobile Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Commerce in London

Mobile Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Commerce in London

Mobile Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Commerce in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce.

1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (30.00%) Smartcard
4 3 (30.00%) ISO 8583
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) EFT
4 3 (30.00%) EFTPOS
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) VeriFone
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) WorldPay
4 3 (30.00%) Ingenico
4 3 (30.00%) FIS
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Elavon
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (20.00%) Product Management
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) EPoS
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration

Mobile Commerce
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Payments Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Payments Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Payments Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) EFT
2 3 (30.00%) EFTPOS
2 3 (30.00%) Smartcard
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) EPoS
3 2 (20.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (10.00%) APACS
4 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (10.00%) EMV
4 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (10.00%) PKI
4 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) FIS
1 3 (30.00%) Ingenico
1 3 (30.00%) VeriFone
1 3 (30.00%) WorldPay
2 2 (20.00%) Elavon
3 1 (10.00%) Cubic Transportation
3 1 (10.00%) Hypercom
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) Thales
3 1 (10.00%) TSYS
3 1 (10.00%) VocaLink
3 1 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf