The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 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)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 640 609
Rank change year-on-year +58 -31  
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 5 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.023% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.027% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 17
Median daily rate £475 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +43.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £355 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £630 £525
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39103 44215 45229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.33% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25496 29340 29026
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1070 1262
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.70 £50.00
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Mobile Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Commerce in the UK

Mobile Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Commerce in the UK

Mobile Commerce
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Commerce within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +40 5 £475 -17.39% 2
London -1 3 £475 -17.39% 1
East of England - 2 £475 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for Mobile Commerce.

1 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) EFT
2 7 (41.18%) EFTPOS
2 7 (41.18%) Smartcard
2 7 (41.18%) ISO 8583
2 7 (41.18%) VeriFone
2 7 (41.18%) FIS
3 6 (35.29%) Ingenico
3 6 (35.29%) WorldPay
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Banking
4 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (17.65%) User Experience
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) EPoS
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) CISSP
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 2 (11.76%) BASE24
7 2 (11.76%) CISA
7 2 (11.76%) CISM

Mobile Commerce
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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) BASE24
2 1 (5.88%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) ATM
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Payments Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Payments Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.88%) OpenID
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) EFT
1 7 (41.18%) EFTPOS
1 7 (41.18%) Smartcard
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) EPoS
3 3 (17.65%) User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (5.88%) APACS
5 1 (5.88%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (5.88%) EMV
5 1 (5.88%) Grid Computing
5 1 (5.88%) PKI
5 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) BPMN
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (11.76%) Compliance Management
5 2 (11.76%) ISMS
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CISA
1 2 (11.76%) CISM
1 2 (11.76%) CISSP
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO 8583
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) FIS
1 7 (41.18%) VeriFone
2 6 (35.29%) Ingenico
2 6 (35.29%) WorldPay
3 2 (11.76%) Elavon
3 2 (11.76%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (5.88%) Cubic Transportation
4 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.88%) Hypercom
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) Thales
4 1 (5.88%) Toshiba
4 1 (5.88%) TSYS
4 1 (5.88%) VocaLink
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