The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application
UK
Rank 146 149 159
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 773 860 780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.72% 1.62% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.38% 5.19% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 596 464
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 18
Median hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.54% -19.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £16.84 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £46.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year +40.95% -22.79%  

Mobile App is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14367 16563 16345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.99% 31.11% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9277 10795 9852
Median daily rate £445 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 538 562 696
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.84 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +21.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Mobile App as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +2 732 £425 +6.25% 367
London -15 340 £450 +2.85% 142
South East +15 127 £388 +3.33% 43
City of London +18 68 £500 +17.64% 36
East of England +7 55 £350 -6.66% 33
North West +20 53 £413 +22.22% 53
Yorkshire +36 52 £413 -2.94% 21
West Yorkshire +30 45 £413 -2.94% 14
Manchester +37 42 £425 +28.78% 39
Buckinghamshire +13 42 £400 +10.34% 3
Leeds +26 40 £413 - 11
West Midlands +7 33 £450 +12.50% 25
South West -5 32 £450 +12.50% 16
Scotland +49 31 £375 - 13
North East -11 26 £400 -17.94% 8
West Sussex -22 24 £471 +25.63% 2
Berkshire +41 21 £350 -5.40% 11
Essex +4 21 £275 -35.29%
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 20 £400 -20.00% 8
Tyne and Wear -20 20 £400 -15.78% 8
Milton Keynes +1 18 £400 +10.34% 2
East Midlands -35 17 £325 - 24
Edinburgh +34 16 £400 -3.03% 9
Bedfordshire +10 16 £425 +30.76% 4
Surrey +8 16 £550 +33.33% 3
Coventry +14 15 £475 -9.52% 2
Devon +2 13 £475 +5.55% 3
Reading +32 11 £363 -19.44% 6
Cambridgeshire +4 11 £350 -18.60% 12
Kent - 11 £350 - 1

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 736 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 508 (33.05%) Android
3 461 (29.99%) HTML
4 421 (27.39%) Apple iOS
5 412 (26.81%) JavaScript
6 390 (25.37%) CSS
7 388 (25.24%) User Experience
8 358 (23.29%) Java
9 267 (17.37%) TDD
10 261 (16.98%) Android Development
11 251 (16.33%) Scrum
12 218 (14.18%) Finance
13 195 (12.69%) C#
14 182 (11.84%) iOS Development
15 180 (11.71%) Git (software)
16 179 (11.65%) .NET
16 179 (11.65%) Mobile Application Development
17 178 (11.58%) HTML5
18 174 (11.32%) AngularJS
19 170 (11.06%) E-Commerce
20 169 (11.00%) Front End Development
21 166 (10.80%) Web Services
22 163 (10.61%) Prototyping
23 155 (10.08%) REST
24 150 (9.76%) JSON
25 147 (9.56%) Mobile Development
26 141 (9.17%) Banking
27 137 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
28 136 (8.85%) RESTful
29 134 (8.72%) Apple Swift

Mobile App
Top Related 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 50 (3.25%) Confluence
2 38 (2.47%) CMS
3 26 (1.69%) Umbraco
4 21 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.04%) Apache
6 11 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
8 9 (0.59%) JBoss
8 9 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.59%) WordPress
9 8 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.46%) Mule
10 7 (0.46%) nginx
11 6 (0.39%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.33%) Drupal
12 5 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.33%) IIS
12 5 (0.33%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 42 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.17%) MS Office
4 17 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
7 9 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.52%) Flinto
9 7 (0.46%) InVision
9 7 (0.46%) MS Project
9 7 (0.46%) MS Visio
10 5 (0.33%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.065%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.065%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 32 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.46%) SAP CRM
2 7 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.26%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.20%) Magento
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.065%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.065%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.065%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.065%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.065%) TRIRIGA
6 1 (0.065%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 97 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (3.84%) GitHub
4 23 (1.50%) PaaS
5 20 (1.30%) SaaS
6 19 (1.24%) Office 365
7 13 (0.85%) IaaS
8 12 (0.78%) Google Analytics
8 12 (0.78%) Google Play
9 11 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (0.72%) OpenShift
9 11 (0.72%) TestFlight
10 10 (0.65%) CloudBees
10 10 (0.65%) Google Tag Manager
11 8 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
12 7 (0.46%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.12%) Internet
2 26 (1.69%) HTTP
3 15 (0.98%) DNS
4 11 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (0.59%) Intranet
6 8 (0.52%) Bluetooth
7 7 (0.46%) LDAP
7 7 (0.46%) RTP
7 7 (0.46%) RTSP
7 7 (0.46%) Skype
7 7 (0.46%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.39%) Firewall
8 6 (0.39%) VPN
9 5 (0.33%) GSM
9 5 (0.33%) HSPA
9 5 (0.33%) LTE
9 5 (0.33%) WCDMA
10 4 (0.26%) NFC
11 3 (0.20%) 4G
11 3 (0.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.71%) MySQL
3 55 (3.58%) NoSQL
4 43 (2.80%) MongoDB
5 40 (2.60%) SQLite
6 20 (1.30%) Big Data
7 19 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (1.11%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (0.65%) GIS
11 9 (0.59%) CouchDB
11 9 (0.59%) MS Access
11 9 (0.59%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.39%) Blockchain
13 6 (0.39%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.33%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 180 (11.71%) Git (software)
2 127 (8.26%) JIRA
3 110 (7.16%) Jenkins
4 87 (5.66%) Selenium
5 71 (4.62%) Android Studio
6 61 (3.97%) Xcode
7 58 (3.77%) Calabash
8 57 (3.71%) Cucumber
9 44 (2.86%) Appium
9 44 (2.86%) Gradle
9 44 (2.86%) JUnit
10 37 (2.41%) Eclipse
11 36 (2.34%) WebDriver
12 34 (2.21%) Subversion
13 33 (2.15%) Grunt
13 33 (2.15%) gulp
14 32 (2.08%) Axure RP
14 32 (2.08%) Visual Studio
15 29 (1.89%) Maven
16 22 (1.43%) SoapUI
General
1 218 (14.18%) Finance
2 141 (9.17%) Banking
3 89 (5.79%) Retail
4 76 (4.94%) Marketing
5 34 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 33 (2.15%) Publishing
7 30 (1.95%) Games
8 24 (1.56%) Automotive
9 22 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 15 (0.98%) Advertising
10 15 (0.98%) Legal
11 14 (0.91%) Back Office
12 11 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.59%) Billing
13 9 (0.59%) Electronics
14 7 (0.46%) Front Office
14 7 (0.46%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.39%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.26%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 712 (46.32%) Developer
2 212 (13.79%) Designer
3 204 (13.27%) Android Developer
4 161 (10.47%) UX Designer
5 140 (9.11%) iOS Developer
6 116 (7.55%) Architect
7 105 (6.83%) Analyst
8 92 (5.99%) Mobile Developer
8 92 (5.99%) Senior Developer
9 82 (5.34%) .NET Developer
10 78 (5.07%) Applications Developer
11 71 (4.62%) Java Developer
12 68 (4.42%) C# Developer
12 68 (4.42%) Xamarin Developer
13 64 (4.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 62 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
14 62 (4.03%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 56 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
16 55 (3.58%) UI Designer
17 53 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (29.99%) HTML
2 390 (25.37%) CSS
3 179 (11.65%) .NET
4 178 (11.58%) HTML5
5 174 (11.32%) AngularJS
6 166 (10.80%) Web Services
7 155 (10.08%) REST
8 150 (9.76%) JSON
9 136 (8.85%) RESTful
10 133 (8.65%) React
11 127 (8.26%) Node.js
12 110 (7.16%) CSS3
13 108 (7.03%) Android SDK
14 88 (5.73%) XML
15 80 (5.20%) jQuery
16 78 (5.07%) SOAP
17 65 (4.23%) ASP.NET
18 54 (3.51%) Apache Cordova
19 53 (3.45%) React Native
20 46 (2.99%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 388 (25.24%) User Experience
2 80 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (3.25%) iPhone
4 38 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 35 (2.28%) Animation
5 35 (2.28%) iPad
6 33 (2.15%) Fintech
7 29 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
8 20 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.30%) Smart Meter
9 17 (1.11%) Social Media
10 14 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 13 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 13 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 12 (0.78%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.72%) Smartphone
14 10 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (0.65%) Graphic Design
15 9 (0.59%) Streaming Video
15 9 (0.59%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 508 (33.05%) Android
2 421 (27.39%) Apple iOS
3 101 (6.57%) Windows
4 62 (4.03%) Linux
5 22 (1.43%) Unix
6 12 (0.78%) Windows 10
7 11 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (0.65%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.59%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (0.39%) zOS
12 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.26%) AIX
13 4 (0.26%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.26%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 3 (0.20%) CentOS
14 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (17.37%) TDD
3 261 (16.98%) Android Development
4 251 (16.33%) Scrum
5 182 (11.84%) iOS Development
6 179 (11.65%) Mobile Application Development
7 170 (11.06%) E-Commerce
8 169 (11.00%) Front End Development
9 163 (10.61%) Prototyping
10 147 (9.56%) Mobile Development
11 137 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
12 115 (7.48%) BDD
13 113 (7.35%) Rapid Prototyping
14 108 (7.03%) OO
15 95 (6.18%) Web Design
16 94 (6.12%) MVC
17 81 (5.27%) Stakeholder Management
18 78 (5.07%) DevOps
18 78 (5.07%) Test Automation
18 78 (5.07%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 412 (26.81%) JavaScript
2 358 (23.29%) Java
3 195 (12.69%) C#
4 134 (8.72%) Apple Swift
5 116 (7.55%) Objective-C
6 101 (6.57%) SQL
7 62 (4.03%) Python
8 59 (3.84%) C++
9 57 (3.71%) Ruby
10 37 (2.41%) PHP
11 34 (2.21%) C
12 27 (1.76%) ES6
13 16 (1.04%) Scala
14 14 (0.91%) PowerShell
15 13 (0.85%) Groovy
16 11 (0.72%) T-SQL
17 10 (0.65%) Perl
17 10 (0.65%) TypeScript
18 8 (0.52%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.39%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 116 (7.55%) Degree
2 25 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.11%) ISEB
4 13 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 8 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.46%) OSCP
7 6 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.33%) CEH
8 5 (0.33%) PMP
9 4 (0.26%) CCNP
9 4 (0.26%) CISA
9 4 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.26%) CISSP
9 4 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.26%) MCSD
9 4 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.20%) CCDA
10 3 (0.20%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (7.87%) QA
2 11 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.65%) SDET
4 8 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.46%) SLA
6 5 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.26%) PMO
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.20%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.13%) GDPR
9 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.065%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.065%) GMP
10 1 (0.065%) GxP
10 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.065%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.17%) Docker
3 6 (0.39%) Firmware
3 6 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.065%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.065%) XenApp
5 1 (0.065%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (1.04%) HockeyApp
2 13 (0.85%) SCCM
3 9 (0.59%) AirWatch
4 8 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.52%) Puppet
5 5 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (0.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (0.26%) Ansible
6 4 (0.26%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.26%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.20%) Terraform
8 1 (0.065%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.065%) Kibana
8 1 (0.065%) Mesos
8 1 (0.065%) Netcool
8 1 (0.065%) Packer
8 1 (0.065%) Salt
8 1 (0.065%) WSUS
Vendors
1 124 (8.07%) Xamarin
2 103 (6.70%) Microsoft
3 67 (4.36%) Apple
4 57 (3.71%) Adobe
5 51 (3.32%) Google
6 36 (2.34%) SAP
7 23 (1.50%) Oracle
8 14 (0.91%) IBM
9 10 (0.65%) Atlassian
9 10 (0.65%) Tealium
10 9 (0.59%) Facebook
10 9 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.59%) Splunk
11 7 (0.46%) Alterian
11 7 (0.46%) Brightcove
11 7 (0.46%) Citrix
11 7 (0.46%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.39%) Omniture
12 6 (0.39%) Optimizely
13 5 (0.33%) AppDynamics
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Rate: Up to £450 per day (negotiable)
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
TEKsystems
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 9 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Sanderson
Posted: 2 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Ideal Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hurren and Hope
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + 6 month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
X4 Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hurren and Hope
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago