Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Mobile Applications Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 January 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.

Senior Mobile Application Developer
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 873 859 877
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Mobile Applications Developer 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.003% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
UK median daily rate £400 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% - +13.79%
10th Percentile £345 £371 £371
90th Percentile £435 £444 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% -17.50%
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 95,070 91,512 101,809
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.75% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,231 59,759 64,878
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £254 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,781 3,213 3,853
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -2.70% +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.20% -2.97% +9.09%

Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Mobile Applications Developer in the UK

Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Mobile Applications Developer in the UK

Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Mobile Applications Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 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
England -12 2 £400 -3.03% 4
UK excluding London +3 1 £425 -5.56% 4
London -37 1 £375 -
Midlands - 1 £425 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £425 -

Senior Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Senior Mobile Applications 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 Senior Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) NFC
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry

Senior Mobile Applications 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NFC
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin