The table below looks at the statistics for PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 59 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.53% 0.15% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 0.58% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £230 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.39% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £305
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.04
PhoneGap
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 172 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.53% 26.54% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 114 75
Average daily rate £375 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £413 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

PhoneGap
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PhoneGap Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PhoneGap Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PhoneGap
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) Android Development
2 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 7 (87.50%) User Experience
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Sencha
4 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Architect
4 4 (50.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 2 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
6 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Android Development
1 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Sencha