The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 21 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.65% 4.55% 4.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.26% 16.67% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +18.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £344
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.75 £20.04
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +78.39%
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 Staffordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38 36 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.40% 27.27% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 37
Average daily rate £375 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £200 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £367 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.82% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.76 £13.88 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - - - -
Mobile App
West Midlands

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Liferay
2 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP