The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Commerce 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 Commerce over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Commerce (mCommerce)
Rank - 125 121
Contract jobs citing Mobile Commerce 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.040% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.051% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mobile Commerce
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
2638 1971 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.50% 78.15% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1572 1147 1002
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 100 113
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Mobile Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mobile Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Commerce
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 Commerce across the West Midlands region.

Mobile Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands