The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 90 73 100
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +27
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 28 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.20% 1.81% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.15% 9.21% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £268 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.36% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.39% -14.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £28.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-55.26% +8.57%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
455 380 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.43% 19.67% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 185 196
Average daily rate £330 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 26 37
Average hourly rate £31.50 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.51% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Mobile App
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
Birmingham -6 10 £313 -6.71% 5
Warwickshire -3 6 £350 - 5
Coventry -21 3 £325 +30.00%
Staffordshire - 3 £413 - 3
Worcestershire - - - -
Solihull - - - - 2
Herefordshire - - - -
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 17 (31.48%) HTML
2 16 (29.63%) Apple iOS
3 14 (25.93%) Android
3 14 (25.93%) iOS Development
4 13 (24.07%) .NET
4 13 (24.07%) CSS
5 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
6 10 (18.52%) HTML5
7 8 (14.81%) Android Development
8 7 (12.96%) MVC
8 7 (12.96%) PHP
8 7 (12.96%) Java
8 7 (12.96%) Web Services
9 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 6 (11.11%) SQL
9 6 (11.11%) Objective-C
9 6 (11.11%) jQuery
10 5 (9.26%) PhoneGap
10 5 (9.26%) iRise
10 5 (9.26%) Ajax
10 5 (9.26%) Windows
10 5 (9.26%) Apple
11 4 (7.41%) Internet
11 4 (7.41%) Client/Server
11 4 (7.41%) XML
11 4 (7.41%) OOP
11 4 (7.41%) Capita
11 4 (7.41%) Google
11 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.41%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 2 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (1.85%) Drupal
2 1 (1.85%) WordPress
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
1 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.85%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) Wireshark
2 3 (5.56%) ISDN
3 1 (1.85%) RTCP
3 1 (1.85%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.85%) SQLite
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) PhoneGap
2 3 (5.56%) Xcode
2 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (3.70%) Selenium
3 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.85%) Grunt
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) RubyGems
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 4 (7.41%) Automotive
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) iOS Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Android Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.41%) User Experience Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
9 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Trainer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) HTML
2 13 (24.07%) .NET
2 13 (24.07%) CSS
3 10 (18.52%) HTML5
4 7 (12.96%) Web Services
5 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.11%) jQuery
6 5 (9.26%) Ajax
7 4 (7.41%) XML
7 4 (7.41%) JSON
8 3 (5.56%) CSS3
8 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.70%) Cocoa
9 2 (3.70%) WCF
9 2 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (3.70%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.85%) Android SDK
10 1 (1.85%) REST
10 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.85%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.70%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) iPhone
3 2 (3.70%) iPad
3 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Life Science
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) Pocket PC
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Apple iOS
2 14 (25.93%) Android
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) UNIX
4 3 (5.56%) Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.85%) Fedora
6 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.85%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) iOS Development
2 8 (14.81%) Android Development
3 7 (12.96%) MVC
4 4 (7.41%) OOP
4 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (5.56%) Memory Management
5 3 (5.56%) Information Architecture
5 3 (5.56%) Workflow
5 3 (5.56%) SOA
6 2 (3.70%) Project Management
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.70%) CRM
6 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.70%) Web Development
6 2 (3.70%) Scrum
6 2 (3.70%) User Experience Design
6 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.70%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.96%) PHP
2 7 (12.96%) Java
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) PHP5
5 1 (1.85%) Ruby
5 1 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) ABAP
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Salt
2 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) iRise
1 5 (9.26%) Apple
2 4 (7.41%) Capita
2 4 (7.41%) Google
2 4 (7.41%) VMware
3 3 (5.56%) Sencha
4 1 (1.85%) Marketo
4 1 (1.85%) HubSpot
4 1 (1.85%) Polycom
4 1 (1.85%) ESRI
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) Avaya
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
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