The first table below looks at the demand for the Mobile Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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 Job Titles advertised 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 110 82 103
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 12 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 1.01% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.10% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.61 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -92.22%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2229 1822 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.79% 91.70% 92.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 890 971
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 132 138
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.48 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Mobile Developer
England

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Developer
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 Developer across the West Midlands region.

Mobile Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Developer
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 Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -2 9 £350 +29.62% 2
Coventry - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Mobile Developer
England

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Mobile Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Developer in their job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Mobile App
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Android
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
5 6 (31.58%) PhoneGap
5 6 (31.58%) Android Development
5 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (26.32%) JIRA
6 5 (26.32%) WCF
6 5 (26.32%) Windows CE
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
7 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) C++
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Mobile Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) PhoneGap
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
3 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 4 (21.05%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (5.26%) Ant
5 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) WCF
3 5 (26.32%) HTML5
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) JSON
5 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (21.05%) Pocket PC
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Android
1 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (26.32%) Windows CE
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Android Development
2 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (15.79%) OOP
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Sencha
3 2 (10.53%) Appcelerator
3 2 (10.53%) Capita
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
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