The table below looks at the statistics for PhoneGap skills 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 PhoneGap over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 119 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 0.84% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£419 £230 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.06% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £230 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £230 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
641 598 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.76% 28.19% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 371 332
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.50 £24.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £175.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

PhoneGap
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PhoneGap Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PhoneGap across the West Midlands region.

PhoneGap Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PhoneGap across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

PhoneGap Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PhoneGap
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 PhoneGap within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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 8 £500 +117.39% 2
Staffordshire - 1 £338 -
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PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap.

1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) Android
2 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (80.00%) Android Development
2 8 (80.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) OOP
3 7 (70.00%) SOA
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (60.00%) Sencha
4 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (40.00%) Ajax
6 4 (40.00%) Ant
7 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (10.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (10.00%) Laravel
8 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
8 1 (10.00%) Liferay

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Architect
5 4 (40.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
6 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (10.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Android
1 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OOP
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
1 8 (80.00%) Android Development
1 8 (80.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Sencha