Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 141 128
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 59 71 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.24% 1.15% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.47% 4.12% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 53 31
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £266 £156 £250
90th Percentile £658 £562 £425
England median daily rate £438 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +2.94% +5.59% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 - £31.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £34.20
% change year-on-year +45.45% -19.59% +47.96%

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 1321 1722 1377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.76% 27.90% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 1050 818
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.59% +3.93%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £523 £542 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 84 107
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.12% -17.00%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £32.41 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Warwickshire +20 18 £288 -40.10% 1
Coventry +6 13 £325 -23.98% 2
Shropshire +17 10 £435 +19.15% 4
Birmingham -5 10 £575 +70.37% 1
Staffordshire +8 2 £350 -12.50%
Walsall - 1 - -
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) HTML
3 24 (40.68%) Apple iOS
4 22 (37.29%) CSS
5 21 (35.59%) Android
6 19 (32.20%) Degree
7 18 (30.51%) Scrum
8 16 (27.12%) Java
8 16 (27.12%) SQL
8 16 (27.12%) User Experience
9 15 (25.42%) Web Design
10 14 (23.73%) MySQL
11 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (22.03%) RESTful
11 13 (22.03%) MongoDB
11 13 (22.03%) Prototyping
12 12 (20.34%) Kanban
12 12 (20.34%) Rapid Prototyping
12 12 (20.34%) TDD
12 12 (20.34%) Spring
12 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
12 12 (20.34%) Hibernate
12 12 (20.34%) JUnit
12 12 (20.34%) SOA
13 11 (18.64%) JMS
13 11 (18.64%) JBoss
13 11 (18.64%) DSDM
13 11 (18.64%) Oracle
13 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
13 11 (18.64%) Predictive Analytics

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 11 (18.64%) Apache Spark
1 11 (18.64%) GlassFish
1 11 (18.64%) JBoss
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 11 (18.64%) WildFly
2 3 (5.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.39%) UXPin
3 1 (1.69%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Google Play
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
1 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) MySQL
2 13 (22.03%) MongoDB
2 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (18.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (18.64%) Big Data
3 11 (18.64%) Hadoop
3 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) JUnit
2 11 (18.64%) Hudson
2 11 (18.64%) JBehave
2 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.47%) JIRA
4 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.39%) Axure RP
5 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.69%) Bower
6 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.69%) Grunt
6 1 (1.69%) gulp
6 1 (1.69%) jMock
6 1 (1.69%) Mockito
6 1 (1.69%) Selenium
6 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
1 4 (6.78%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Automotive
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Designer
3 13 (22.03%) UX Designer
4 12 (20.34%) Senior Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Digital Developer
6 6 (10.17%) iOS Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Android Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Digital Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.08%) UI Designer
8 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Angular Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Interaction Designer
9 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) HTML
2 22 (37.29%) CSS
3 13 (22.03%) RESTful
4 12 (20.34%) Hibernate
4 12 (20.34%) Spring
5 11 (18.64%) HornetQ
5 11 (18.64%) Java EE
5 11 (18.64%) JAX-RS
5 11 (18.64%) JMS
5 11 (18.64%) RESTEasy
5 11 (18.64%) Spring Boot
5 11 (18.64%) WireMock
6 7 (11.86%) .NET
6 7 (11.86%) Web Services
7 6 (10.17%) jQuery
8 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.47%) HTML5
9 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.78%) CSS3
9 4 (6.78%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) User Experience
2 2 (3.39%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Animation
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Apple iOS
2 21 (35.59%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) Scrum
3 15 (25.42%) Web Design
4 13 (22.03%) Prototyping
5 12 (20.34%) Kanban
5 12 (20.34%) Rapid Prototyping
5 12 (20.34%) SOA
5 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
5 12 (20.34%) TDD
6 11 (18.64%) Analytics
6 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (18.64%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (18.64%) DSDM
6 11 (18.64%) Functional Testing
6 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
6 11 (18.64%) Personalization
6 11 (18.64%) Predictive Analytics
6 11 (18.64%) Software Delivery
6 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) Java
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) Scala
3 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.86%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.39%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Xamarin
3 3 (5.08%) Adobe
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Zend
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.69%) Google