The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application Development
Rank 131 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £298 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.88 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.27 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-24.07% -
Mobile Application Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2355 1924 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.74% 76.17% 74.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1351 1186 913
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 88 107
Median hourly rate £19.61 £28.69 £34.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.64% -17.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the West Midlands region.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development across the West Midlands region.

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Application Development
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 Application Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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 +5 2 £363 +45.00% 2
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Games
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Apigee
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (25.00%) Hudson
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) Redis
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)

Mobile Application Development
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 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior BizTalk Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apigee
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle