Period
to 22 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mobile Application
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 69 69
Rank change year-on-year -19 0 +10
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 16 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.05% 1.32% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.37% 4.46% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 14
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +35.71% -15.15%
10th Percentile £263 £363 £223
90th Percentile £495 £536 £523
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £448 £400
% change year-on-year -7.82% +11.88% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -35.00% - -

Mobile App is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 475 359 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.15% 29.62% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 238 263
Birmingham median daily rate £389 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £200
90th Percentile £579 £513 £535
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £21.79 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.45% +1.43% -36.36%
10th Percentile £14.28 £11.31 £10.50
90th Percentile £74.38 £31.40 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.12 £17.89 £15.83
% change year-on-year +12.47% +13.05% -29.67%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in Birmingham

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile App in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Birmingham

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 6 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (31.25%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (25.00%) Xamarin
5 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (25.00%) React
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) User Experience
6 3 (18.75%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (18.75%) Law
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Android
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) iPhone
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (31.25%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (25.00%) React
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) React Native
7 1 (6.25%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) iPad
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
4 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 2 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Android Development
5 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Development
5 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sencha