The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 103 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 20 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 1.06% 1.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.89% 3.96% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 8
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£373 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.45% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £169 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £34.20 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £22.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+86.81% -14.15%
Mobile App
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
691 632 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.18% 26.77% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 294 189
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £178 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 51 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £14.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the West Midlands region.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Birmingham -7 8 £419 +52.27% 4
Staffordshire 0 5 £295 -28.48% 2
Warwickshire +3 4 - - 3
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (43.24%) Android
2 13 (35.14%) Apple iOS
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) HTML
5 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.62%) .NET
5 8 (21.62%) C#
5 8 (21.62%) Degree
5 8 (21.62%) HTML5
6 7 (18.92%) iOS Development
6 7 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
6 7 (18.92%) CSS
7 6 (16.22%) QA
7 6 (16.22%) Automotive
8 5 (13.51%) Cocoa Touch
8 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
8 5 (13.51%) SDLC
8 5 (13.51%) Games
8 5 (13.51%) Scrum
8 5 (13.51%) Cocoa
8 5 (13.51%) Retail
8 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 5 (13.51%) XML
8 5 (13.51%) Windows
9 4 (10.81%) Web Services
9 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.81%) Apple

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (2.70%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) NFC
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.70%) RFID
1 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MS Access
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) NUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Xcode
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Zephyr
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (16.22%) Automotive
2 5 (13.51%) Games
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Electronics
4 3 (8.11%) Finance
5 2 (5.41%) Back Office
5 2 (5.41%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Publishing
6 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) iOS Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (5.41%) Programmer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) HTML5
3 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.92%) CSS
4 5 (13.51%) Cocoa Touch
4 5 (13.51%) Cocoa
4 5 (13.51%) XML
5 4 (10.81%) Web Services
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) XSLT
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.41%) REST
7 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.41%) Core Animation
8 1 (2.70%) iOS SDK
8 1 (2.70%) UIKit
8 1 (2.70%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) iPhone
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.81%) iPad
2 3 (8.11%) Telematics
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) PDA
3 2 (5.41%) Animation
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Android
2 13 (35.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) iOS Development
2 7 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
3 5 (13.51%) SDLC
3 5 (13.51%) Scrum
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) MVC
4 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
4 4 (10.81%) Android Development
5 3 (8.11%) Open Source
5 3 (8.11%) Change Control
5 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) DSDM
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
1 8 (21.62%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Objective-C
4 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.81%) Apple
2 3 (8.11%) Symbian
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Telerik
3 2 (5.41%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Syclo
4 1 (2.70%) Kony
4 1 (2.70%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 1 (2.70%) CA
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
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