The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 56 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 5 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.68% 1.41% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.98% 4.74% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate
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£445 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £12.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+143.13% -55.26%
Mobile App
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
168 211 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.95% 29.84% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 128 82
Average daily rate £348 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £161 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £94.05 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.86% +470.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £8.13 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £175.00 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mobile App also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile App.

1 5 (35.71%) Android
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (21.43%) Android Development
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
4 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Google
4 2 (14.29%) Telerik
4 2 (14.29%) Games
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (7.14%) SEO

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mobile App also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Xcode
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
3 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
1 3 (21.43%) XML
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 3 (21.43%) HTML5
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (7.14%) Kendo UI
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
2 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) Psychology
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Android Development
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Game Development
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Apple
2 2 (14.29%) Telerik
2 2 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe