Period
to 25 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Mobile Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > London
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 550 538 543
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 -75
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 79 43 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 28 42
London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £363 £363 £316
90th Percentile £600 £529 £586
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £27.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year - -3.51% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 42,810 38,094 41,570
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 95.07% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,953 27,100 29,970
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 660 496 519
London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.11 £12.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £50.05 £51.63 £46.80
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.69 £19.61
% change year-on-year +0.04% -4.68% +12.06%

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Mobile Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in London

Mobile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Developer in London

Mobile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in London over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Developer in London

Mobile Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Developer in London

Mobile Developer
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 Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. 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 -58 9 £475 +5.56% 2
East London - 6 £475 -
West London -32 1 £446 - 3
Mobile Developer
England

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, Mobile Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Mobile Developer in the job title.

1 58 (73.42%) Mobile Development
2 55 (69.62%) Android
3 47 (59.49%) Apple iOS
4 46 (58.23%) Mobile App
5 43 (54.43%) JavaScript
6 37 (46.84%) Android Development
7 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (37.97%) iOS Development
9 29 (36.71%) React Native
10 26 (32.91%) Java
11 24 (30.38%) Finance
12 23 (29.11%) User Experience
13 17 (21.52%) HTML
13 17 (21.52%) AngularJS
14 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (18.99%) JSON
15 15 (18.99%) CSS
16 14 (17.72%) Scrum
16 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
16 14 (17.72%) REST
16 14 (17.72%) DevOps
16 14 (17.72%) Apple Swift
17 13 (16.46%) Appium
17 13 (16.46%) Greenfield Project
17 13 (16.46%) RESTful
17 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (15.19%) BDD
18 12 (15.19%) React
18 12 (15.19%) API Integration
19 11 (13.92%) Microservices

Mobile Developer Skill Set
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 1 (1.27%) CMS
1 1 (1.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.66%) PaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Serverless
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (1.27%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) Appium
3 10 (12.66%) Subversion
4 9 (11.39%) Mercurial
4 9 (11.39%) Sublime Text
4 9 (11.39%) Visual Studio
5 8 (10.13%) JIRA
5 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (5.06%) Xcode
7 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.53%) Calabash
8 2 (2.53%) webpack
9 1 (1.27%) Ant
9 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.27%) Gradle
9 1 (1.27%) Grunt
9 1 (1.27%) gulp
9 1 (1.27%) Maven
9 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Publishing
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) React Native
2 17 (21.52%) AngularJS
2 17 (21.52%) HTML
3 15 (18.99%) CSS
3 15 (18.99%) JSON
4 14 (17.72%) REST
5 13 (16.46%) RESTful
6 12 (15.19%) React
7 11 (13.92%) Apache Cordova
8 10 (12.66%) OAuth
9 9 (11.39%) Android SDK
9 9 (11.39%) OAuth2
9 9 (11.39%) OpenID
9 9 (11.39%) Redux
10 8 (10.13%) Ionic Framework
10 8 (10.13%) Web Services
11 6 (7.59%) Node.js
12 4 (5.06%) HTML5
12 4 (5.06%) Material Design
12 4 (5.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (58.23%) Mobile App
2 23 (29.11%) User Experience
3 13 (16.46%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.06%) Fintech
5 3 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.53%) Equities
6 2 (2.53%) iPad
6 2 (2.53%) iPhone
7 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.27%) RIA
7 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.27%) Social Media
7 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 55 (69.62%) Android
2 47 (59.49%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.06%) Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (73.42%) Mobile Development
2 37 (46.84%) Android Development
3 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (37.97%) iOS Development
5 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (17.72%) DevOps
6 14 (17.72%) Scrum
7 12 (15.19%) API Integration
7 12 (15.19%) BDD
8 11 (13.92%) Microservices
8 11 (13.92%) TDD
9 10 (12.66%) Benchmarking
10 9 (11.39%) Release Management
11 7 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (8.86%) Push Notifications
12 6 (7.59%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (7.59%) OO
13 5 (6.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 5 (6.33%) Functional Programming
13 5 (6.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) JavaScript
2 26 (32.91%) Java
3 14 (17.72%) Apple Swift
4 9 (11.39%) C#
5 8 (10.13%) JSX
6 7 (8.86%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.33%) ES6
8 4 (5.06%) Kotlin
9 3 (3.80%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.53%) PHP
11 1 (1.27%) Java 8
11 1 (1.27%) Ruby
11 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) Degree
1 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) GDPR
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Xamarin
2 5 (6.33%) Apple
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Telerik
5 1 (1.27%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle