Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Mobile Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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.

Java Mobile Developer
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 876 874 871
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Mobile Developer 11 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.017% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 15
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £410 £285 £310
90th Percentile £473 £463 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £371
% change year-on-year -0.59% +14.48% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Java Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Mobile Developer in the UK

Java Mobile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Mobile Developer in the UK

Java Mobile Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Mobile Developer in the UK

Java Mobile Developer
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Mobile Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +10 9 £450 +5.88% 3
London -15 7 £450 - 3
UK excluding London +29 4 £423 -0.59%
Northern Ireland - 2 £420 -
North of England +55 1 £425 -
North West +16 1 £425 -
South East +4 1 £425 +44.68%

Java Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java Mobile Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Java Mobile Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Android
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (63.64%) Android Development
5 6 (54.55%) User Experience
5 6 (54.55%) Mobile Development
5 6 (54.55%) JSON
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) Video on Demand
7 4 (36.36%) Android Studio
7 4 (36.36%) Google Play
7 4 (36.36%) Android SDK
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 4 (36.36%) Banking
7 4 (36.36%) Google
8 3 (27.27%) JUnit
8 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
8 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
8 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
9 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
9 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
9 2 (18.18%) BDD

Java Mobile Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Google Play
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) DB2 UDB
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Android Studio
3 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 2 (18.18%) Appium
4 2 (18.18%) Bower
4 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (18.18%) Grunt
4 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) Calabash
5 1 (9.09%) Crashlytics
5 1 (9.09%) Gradle
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
5 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) REST
3 4 (36.36%) Android SDK
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Struts
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Video on Demand
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (9.09%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Android
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Android Development
3 6 (54.55%) Mobile Development
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
7 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Time Management
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 1 (9.09%) Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) API Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Kanban
8 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (9.09%) SDET
8 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) ES6
3 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle