The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Development Applications 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank - 47 -
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.39% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 44 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.83% 8.59% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 14
Average daily rate £313 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
PhoneGap
West Midlands

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 Development Applications 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 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Sencha
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (100.00%) Sencha Touch
1 1 (100.00%) Appcelerator
1 1 (100.00%) Corona SDK
1 1 (100.00%) RhoMobile

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Sencha Touch
1 1 (100.00%) Corona SDK
1 1 (100.00%) RhoMobile
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sencha
1 1 (100.00%) Appcelerator