The first table below looks at the demand for Mobile Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 57 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £306 £305
% change year-on-year
+10.20% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.53% -4.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 405 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.02% 66.83% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 234 252
Average daily rate £351 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.25 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.85% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.05 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Mobile Application Development
West Midlands

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (50.00%) Pocket PC
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Game Development
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows CE
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (50.00%) Game Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350
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