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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 82 72 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 31 36 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 1.73% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.26% 8.82% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 6
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£350 £350 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £374 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £311
% change year-on-year
- +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-54.54% -21.42%
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
495 408 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.53% 19.64% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 211 208
Average daily rate £350 £315 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 31
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -38.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.62 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +8 18 £350 +118.75% 4
Warwickshire -18 4 £425 +21.42% 5
Coventry -11 3 £325 +30.00%
Wolverhampton - 3 £325 -
Herefordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 3
Solihull - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (30.91%) .NET
2 16 (29.09%) Android
2 16 (29.09%) Web Services
3 15 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 14 (25.45%) iOS Development
4 14 (25.45%) HTML
4 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.64%) SQL
5 13 (23.64%) CSS
6 12 (21.82%) Windows
7 11 (20.00%) Scrum
7 11 (20.00%) JIRA
7 11 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (18.18%) Android Development
8 10 (18.18%) MVC
8 10 (18.18%) Java
8 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 9 (16.36%) C#
9 9 (16.36%) Subversion
9 9 (16.36%) WCF
9 9 (16.36%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (14.55%) HTML5
10 8 (14.55%) Windows Phone
10 8 (14.55%) Windows 8
10 8 (14.55%) Windows Phone 8
10 8 (14.55%) Pocket PC
10 8 (14.55%) C++
10 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
10 8 (14.55%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.64%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) Drupal
2 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) ISDN
2 3 (5.45%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.82%) RTCP
3 1 (1.82%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.82%) SQLite
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) JIRA
2 9 (16.36%) Subversion
3 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
4 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.45%) Xcode
5 3 (5.45%) Ant
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.82%) Grunt
6 1 (1.82%) RubyGems
6 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 3 (5.45%) Automotive
2 2 (3.64%) Games
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Mobile Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Consultant
5 7 (12.73%) Applications Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.73%) iOS Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.27%) Android Developer
7 4 (7.27%) User Experience Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.45%) Support Team Leader
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Designer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 16 (29.09%) Web Services
3 14 (25.45%) HTML
4 13 (23.64%) CSS
5 9 (16.36%) WCF
6 8 (14.55%) HTML5
7 7 (12.73%) jQuery
7 7 (12.73%) PhoneGap
7 7 (12.73%) JSON
7 7 (12.73%) XML
8 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.27%) Ajax
11 2 (3.64%) Cocoa
11 2 (3.64%) Cocoa Touch
12 1 (1.82%) UIKit
12 1 (1.82%) Apache Cordova
12 1 (1.82%) Android SDK
12 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Pocket PC
2 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.27%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.82%) Social Media
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) GIS
5 1 (1.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) Statistics
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Android
2 15 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 12 (21.82%) Windows
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (14.55%) Windows CE
5 8 (14.55%) Windows 8
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Phone 8
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Phone
6 5 (9.09%) Linux
7 3 (5.45%) UNIX
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.82%) Fedora
9 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (25.45%) iOS Development
2 11 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 11 (20.00%) Scrum
3 10 (18.18%) MVC
3 10 (18.18%) Android Development
4 7 (12.73%) OOP
5 6 (10.91%) SOA
6 5 (9.09%) Workflow
7 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.45%) DevOps
7 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.45%) Memory Management
8 2 (3.64%) Game Development
8 2 (3.64%) User Experience Design
8 2 (3.64%) Web Development
8 2 (3.64%) CRM
8 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) Java
2 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.36%) C#
4 8 (14.55%) C++
4 8 (14.55%) Embedded C++
5 7 (12.73%) PHP
6 6 (10.91%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) PHP5
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) ABAP
7 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
2 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.45%) Ansible
3 2 (3.64%) Salt
4 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) VMware
2 6 (10.91%) Sencha
3 5 (9.09%) iRise
4 4 (7.27%) Capita
4 4 (7.27%) Google
4 4 (7.27%) Apple
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) Marketo
6 1 (1.82%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.82%) Polycom
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) ESRI
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Avaya
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
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