Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Mobile Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Development
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +81
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Birmingham median daily rate £275 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £313 £428 £338
% change year-on-year -26.90% +26.67% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Mobile Application Development is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1264 1252 1031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.87% 81.72% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 805 640
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.02%
10th Percentile £231 £243 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.90% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.84 £10.17
90th Percentile £46.40 £30.33 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Application Development in Birmingham

Mobile Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Application Development in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Material Design
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) UXPin
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Kendo UI
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML

Mobile Application Development
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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) UXPin
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Material Design
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Kendo UI
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe