The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 64 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.27 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-24.07% -
Mobile Application Development
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 621 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.89% 76.29% 72.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 420 286
Median daily rate £375 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 10
Median hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (50.00%) Hudson
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Redis
3 2 (50.00%) Apigee
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior BizTalk Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apigee
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle