Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 77 78
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 16 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.04% 0.77% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.65% 2.52% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 20
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £450 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +56.52% -30.30%
10th Percentile £340 £381 £150
90th Percentile £445 £493 £444
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 438 397 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 28.42% 30.42% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 254 332
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £206 £258 £200
90th Percentile £538 £488 £549
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 11
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.00 £13.43 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.58% -27.41% +23.33%
10th Percentile £11.63 £9.28 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.13 £25.87 £38.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.91% +22.19% -22.86%

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 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (31.25%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (31.25%) Apache Cordova
3 5 (31.25%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (25.00%) User Experience
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Ionic Framework
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
5 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (12.50%) iPad
6 2 (12.50%) React
6 2 (12.50%) Serverless
6 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
6 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Windows

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%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Serverless
3 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (31.25%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Ionic Framework
5 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
6 2 (12.50%) React
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.25%) React Native
7 1 (6.25%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) iPad
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
4 1 (6.25%) Smart Energy
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 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
4 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 2 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) RAD
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator
3 1 (6.25%) Sencha