Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 129 125
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 +30
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 39 75 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.99% 1.47% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 5.18% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 24
West Midlands median daily rate £474 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% +22.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £363 £356 £266
90th Percentile £663 £600 £658
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £22.57 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.23% -26.00% -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +90.00% -44.44% +78.22%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,122 1,448 1,285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.35% 28.46% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 839 816
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £210 £231 £216
90th Percentile £588 £550 £516
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 99 75
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.95% -0.94% +4.47%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £43.98 £28.25 £39.60
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in the West Midlands

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +10 14 £495 -17.50% 3
Birmingham +4 14 £525 -12.50% 20
Shropshire +17 5 £393 +3.29% 3
Staffordshire +10 1 - - 4
Solihull +7 1 £650 +96.97% 1
Warwickshire -7 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £338 - 1
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) User Experience
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) Kanban
4 8 (20.51%) Azure
4 8 (20.51%) HTML
4 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
5 7 (17.95%) Office 365
5 7 (17.95%) CSS
5 7 (17.95%) Scrum
6 6 (15.38%) Web Design
6 6 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
6 6 (15.38%) DevOps
6 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
6 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (12.82%) Zscaler
7 5 (12.82%) Shadow IT
7 5 (12.82%) Public Sector
7 5 (12.82%) Service Design
7 5 (12.82%) AirWatch
7 5 (12.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (12.82%) LogRhythm
7 5 (12.82%) SIEM
7 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
7 5 (12.82%) XenApp
7 5 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
7 5 (12.82%) Citrix
7 5 (12.82%) Forcepoint

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Azure
2 7 (17.95%) Office 365
3 5 (12.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) AWS
5 2 (5.13%) SaaS
6 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JMeter
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.56%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) gulp
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 5 (12.82%) Public Sector
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Automotive
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Law
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Police
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Designer
3 8 (20.51%) UX Designer
4 5 (12.82%) Security Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.13%) BPM Developer
6 2 (5.13%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Software Product Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) React
3 3 (7.69%) RESTful
4 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.13%) Java EE
4 2 (5.13%) OAuth
4 2 (5.13%) OAuth2
4 2 (5.13%) Spring
4 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
4 2 (5.13%) WireMock
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) Sass
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) Vue.js
5 1 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Shadow IT
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.13%) Life Science
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.26%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) Kanban
3 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
4 7 (17.95%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) DevOps
5 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
5 6 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
5 6 (15.38%) Web Design
6 5 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (12.82%) Service Design
6 5 (12.82%) SIEM
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (10.26%) Workflow
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
8 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) OO
8 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
1 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) Apple Swift
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Go
4 1 (2.56%) Kotlin
4 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.82%) XenApp
2 3 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Citrix
2 5 (12.82%) Forcepoint
2 5 (12.82%) LogRhythm
2 5 (12.82%) Zscaler
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Veracode
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Zend