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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 95 106 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 36 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.28% 0.75% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.86% 2.69% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 15
Median daily rate £375 £373 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £282 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £34.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-17.05% +30.76%
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
741 706 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.26% 27.75% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 441 298
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 60
Median hourly rate £15.21 £22.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.42% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.40 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham +4 13 £338 -19.40% 7
Warwickshire +4 9 £405 - 1
Shropshire - 5 - -
Coventry - 2 £525 - 1
Staffordshire +4 1 £220 -25.42% 3
Worcestershire -9 1 £363 - 3
Solihull - 1 £400 -
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 50 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) CSS
3 37 (44.05%) HTML
4 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 22 (26.19%) Web Development
5 22 (26.19%) AngularJS
6 19 (22.62%) HTML5
7 17 (20.24%) Retail
7 17 (20.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (20.24%) Mobile Development
8 16 (19.05%) User Experience
8 16 (19.05%) B2C
9 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
9 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
10 13 (15.48%) Rapid Prototyping
10 13 (15.48%) Selenium
11 12 (14.29%) WebDriver
12 11 (13.10%) Degree
13 10 (11.90%) Java
13 10 (11.90%) Customer Insight
14 9 (10.71%) Appium
14 9 (10.71%) Scrum
15 8 (9.52%) Finance
15 8 (9.52%) Web Services
15 8 (9.52%) Project Management
15 8 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
16 7 (8.33%) BDD
16 7 (8.33%) Apple iOS
16 7 (8.33%) Open Source
16 7 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 3 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) DNS
1 6 (7.14%) Firewall
2 5 (5.95%) Junos
2 5 (5.95%) VPN
3 2 (2.38%) ADSL
3 2 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.38%) Redis
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.48%) Selenium
3 12 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 9 (10.71%) Appium
5 7 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.33%) Maven
6 5 (5.95%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.38%) Hudson
7 2 (2.38%) JIRA
8 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.19%) Subversion
8 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (20.24%) Retail
2 8 (9.52%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (34.52%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) Web Developer
3 16 (19.05%) Mobile Developer
3 16 (19.05%) Mobile Web Developer
4 15 (17.86%) Designer
5 14 (16.67%) UX Designer
6 11 (13.10%) Tester
7 8 (9.52%) Automation Tester
8 7 (8.33%) Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Mobile Tester
10 4 (4.76%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 4 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
11 3 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
11 3 (3.57%) Performance Tester
11 3 (3.57%) QA Tester
11 3 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (45.24%) CSS
2 37 (44.05%) HTML
3 22 (26.19%) AngularJS
4 19 (22.62%) HTML5
5 17 (20.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (9.52%) Web Services
7 7 (8.33%) .NET
8 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.76%) Entity Framework
10 4 (4.76%) JSON
10 4 (4.76%) LINQ
10 4 (4.76%) Task Parallel Library
11 3 (3.57%) CSS3
11 3 (3.57%) REST
12 2 (2.38%) iOS SDK
12 2 (2.38%) RESTful
12 2 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) User Experience
2 5 (5.95%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.95%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (2.38%) BYOD
3 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.19%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.14%) Android
2 6 (7.14%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.38%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.19%) Web Development
3 17 (20.24%) Mobile Development
4 16 (19.05%) B2C
5 13 (15.48%) Rapid Prototyping
6 10 (11.90%) Customer Insight
7 9 (10.71%) Scrum
8 8 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (9.52%) Project Management
9 7 (8.33%) BDD
9 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.33%) MVC
9 7 (8.33%) Open Source
10 6 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.14%) Change Management
10 6 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.14%) Front End Development
10 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
10 6 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 10 (11.90%) Java
3 6 (7.14%) C#
4 5 (5.95%) SQL
5 3 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (1.19%) Python
6 1 (1.19%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) XenApp
1 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.57%) Windows Intune
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (1.19%) SCCM
3 1 (1.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) MobileIron
3 3 (3.57%) Citrix
4 2 (2.38%) Acronis
4 2 (2.38%) Apigee
4 2 (2.38%) Juniper
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe
5 1 (1.19%) SAP