The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 116 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 1.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
189 161 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.80% 8.84% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 79 105
Average daily rate £301 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £31.50 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +8.00%
PhoneGap
England

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 Development Applications 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
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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Wolverhampton - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
PhoneGap
England

PhoneGap
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Corona SDK
3 1 (33.33%) RhoMobile
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Sencha
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Android Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Corona SDK
2 1 (33.33%) RhoMobile
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sencha
1 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator