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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application
England / West Midlands
Rank 72 81 97
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 49 48 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.03% 1.88% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.89% 7.73% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 3
Median daily rate £474 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.50% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £30.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £25.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
+48.00% -20.48%

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
621 621 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.68% 24.37% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 375 336
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 25 70
Median hourly rate £16.89 £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.64% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.80 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mobile App as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +5 17 £475 +11.76% 1
Birmingham 0 13 £488 +68.10% 7
Solihull +2 7 £350 -15.15% 4
Shropshire +23 3 £295 -15.71% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Warwickshire -2 1 - - 3
Staffordshire -8 1 - - 4
Worcestershire - 1 £300 - 4
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 48 (55.17%) HTML
2 46 (52.87%) CSS
3 42 (48.28%) User Experience
4 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (39.08%) Prototyping
6 29 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
7 21 (24.14%) Android
8 20 (22.99%) Apple iOS
8 20 (22.99%) Degree
9 19 (21.84%) Front End Development
10 18 (20.69%) Java
10 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
11 17 (19.54%) Web Design
12 16 (18.39%) Android Development
13 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
14 13 (14.94%) Service Design
15 12 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
16 11 (12.64%) AngularJS
16 11 (12.64%) iOS Development
17 10 (11.49%) MVC
17 10 (11.49%) .NET
17 10 (11.49%) Internet
18 9 (10.34%) C#
18 9 (10.34%) SQL
18 9 (10.34%) HTML5
18 9 (10.34%) Mobile Development
19 8 (9.20%) Xamarin
20 7 (8.05%) Web Development
20 7 (8.05%) PHP
20 7 (8.05%) MySQL

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (2.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (2.30%) Apache
1 2 (2.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.15%) SAP WM
1 1 (1.15%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) GitHub
1 2 (2.30%) Heroku
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Google Play
2 1 (1.15%) iTunes
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) Internet
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
2 4 (4.60%) LDAP
2 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) Network Security
3 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.15%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.15%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) MySQL
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.45%) GIS
3 3 (3.45%) SQLite
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.75%) Axure RP
2 5 (5.75%) Selenium
3 4 (4.60%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (4.60%) ClearCase
3 4 (4.60%) ClearQuest
3 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.60%) JUnit
3 4 (4.60%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (4.60%) Subversion
4 2 (2.30%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.30%) CocoaPods
4 2 (2.30%) Gradle
4 2 (2.30%) gulp
4 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) Xcode
5 1 (1.15%) GitLab
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (4.60%) Retail
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
2 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Games
2 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Developer
2 31 (35.63%) Designer
3 19 (21.84%) UX Designer
4 11 (12.64%) Android Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Applications Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Digital Designer
7 6 (6.90%) iOS Android Developer
7 6 (6.90%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.75%) DevOps Specialist
8 5 (5.75%) HTML CSS Designer
8 5 (5.75%) Xamarin Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Digital UX Designer
9 4 (4.60%) Interaction Designer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.60%) UI Designer
10 3 (3.45%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Architect
10 3 (3.45%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (55.17%) HTML
2 46 (52.87%) CSS
3 11 (12.64%) AngularJS
4 10 (11.49%) .NET
5 9 (10.34%) HTML5
6 6 (6.90%) REST
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (5.75%) Web Services
7 5 (5.75%) Xamarin.iOS
7 5 (5.75%) XSLT
8 4 (4.60%) jQuery
8 4 (4.60%) Node.js
8 4 (4.60%) RESTful
9 3 (3.45%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (3.45%) JSON
9 3 (3.45%) Laravel
9 3 (3.45%) PhoneGap
9 3 (3.45%) React
9 3 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (48.28%) User Experience
2 2 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Android
2 20 (22.99%) Apple iOS
3 7 (8.05%) Windows
4 5 (5.75%) Linux
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (4.60%) AIX
5 4 (4.60%) Unix
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.08%) Prototyping
3 29 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 19 (21.84%) Front End Development
5 17 (19.54%) Web Design
6 16 (18.39%) Android Development
7 13 (14.94%) Service Design
8 12 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (12.64%) iOS Development
10 10 (11.49%) MVC
11 9 (10.34%) Mobile Development
12 7 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (8.05%) Web Development
13 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.90%) DevOps
13 6 (6.90%) Scrum
14 5 (5.75%) Target Operating Model
14 5 (5.75%) Use Case
14 5 (5.75%) Wireframes
15 4 (4.60%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) Java
1 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.34%) C#
2 9 (10.34%) SQL
3 7 (8.05%) PHP
4 6 (6.90%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.30%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.30%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.30%) PHP 5
5 2 (2.30%) Python
6 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.15%) C
6 1 (1.15%) C++
6 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.15%) Groovy
6 1 (1.15%) PHP 7
6 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) MCSE
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Xamarin
2 7 (8.05%) Adobe
3 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.15%) Casewise
5 1 (1.15%) Google
5 1 (1.15%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) Kony