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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 102 88 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 19 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 1.22% 1.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.20% 4.58% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 7
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£325 £313 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £174 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -50.87%
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
593 633 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.03% 26.62% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 292 215
Average daily rate £363 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £171 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 62 53
Average hourly rate £18.50 £34.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.58% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.82 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

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 1 July 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
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 1 July 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 -9 7 £413 +50.00% 2
Staffordshire -2 6 £295 -28.48% 5
Coventry +4 2 £325 - 3
Solihull +1 1 £500 - 2
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (39.02%) Android
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) Apple iOS
4 11 (26.83%) HTML
4 11 (26.83%) .NET
5 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (24.39%) CSS
5 10 (24.39%) HTML5
6 9 (21.95%) Retail
7 8 (19.51%) Games
7 8 (19.51%) Degree
7 8 (19.51%) C#
7 8 (19.51%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (19.51%) iOS Development
8 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
9 6 (14.63%) PHP
9 6 (14.63%) Project Management
9 6 (14.63%) Cocoa
9 6 (14.63%) Mobile Development
9 6 (14.63%) SDLC
9 6 (14.63%) Cocoa Touch
10 5 (12.20%) Objective-C
10 5 (12.20%) Scrum
10 5 (12.20%) Finance
10 5 (12.20%) Automotive
10 5 (12.20%) Apple
10 5 (12.20%) SQL
10 5 (12.20%) XML
10 5 (12.20%) Windows
11 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.44%) RFID
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.44%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MS Access
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Subversion
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.88%) Xcode
3 2 (4.88%) NUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) Zephyr
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (21.95%) Retail
2 8 (19.51%) Games
3 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Automotive
4 4 (9.76%) Marketing
5 3 (7.32%) Electronics
6 2 (4.88%) Back Office
6 2 (4.88%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.44%) Billing
7 1 (2.44%) Banking
7 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) iOS Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
4 4 (9.76%) Software Tester
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.88%) Server Support Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) HTML
1 11 (26.83%) .NET
2 10 (24.39%) CSS
2 10 (24.39%) HTML5
3 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.63%) Cocoa
4 6 (14.63%) Cocoa Touch
5 5 (12.20%) XML
6 4 (9.76%) jQuery
6 4 (9.76%) Web Services
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.32%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (4.88%) REST
8 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.88%) Core Animation
8 2 (4.88%) XSLT
8 2 (4.88%) Ajax
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.44%) JSON
9 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.76%) iPhone
1 4 (9.76%) iPad
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Telematics
2 2 (4.88%) Social Media
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.88%) PDA
2 2 (4.88%) Animation
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Android
2 13 (31.71%) Apple iOS
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.44%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (19.51%) iOS Development
3 6 (14.63%) Mobile Development
3 6 (14.63%) SDLC
3 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
5 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.76%) Android Development
6 3 (7.32%) Open Source
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) BDD
7 2 (4.88%) Change Control
7 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.51%) C#
3 6 (14.63%) PHP
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) PHP5
6 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Apple
2 4 (9.76%) Symbian
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Telerik
3 2 (4.88%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Syclo
4 1 (2.44%) Kony
4 1 (2.44%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) CA
4 1 (2.44%) Sybase
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