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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhoneGap
Rank 107 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.047% 0.047% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £298 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.75 -
PhoneGap
England

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
469 539 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.02% 25.47% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 311 281
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 22
Average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.37 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
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 28 January 2015. 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 -4 1 - -
PhoneGap
England

PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Ant
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Android Development
3 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Android
4 3 (50.00%) Sencha
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (16.67%) Liferay
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) li3
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Laravel
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) Android Development
3 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sencha
2 1 (16.67%) Talend
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle