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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application
England / West Midlands
Rank 87 88 102
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 31 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.37% 1.60% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.94% 6.62% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 3
Median daily rate £450 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year +40.95% -22.79%  

Mobile App is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 628 650 681
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 27.75% 24.13% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 386 369
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 72
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -41.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.96 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Mobile App as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +11 15 £475 -9.52% 3
Solihull +8 5 £350 -6.66% 3
Shropshire +29 3 £395 - 6
Birmingham -4 3 £475 +20.63% 6
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Mobile App
England

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 44 (56.41%) HTML
2 42 (53.85%) CSS
3 37 (47.44%) User Experience
4 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (42.31%) Prototyping
6 30 (38.46%) Rapid Prototyping
7 19 (24.36%) Degree
7 19 (24.36%) Apple iOS
7 19 (24.36%) Front End Development
8 18 (23.08%) Android
9 16 (20.51%) Web Design
10 15 (19.23%) Java
11 14 (17.95%) Android Development
12 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 13 (16.67%) Service Design
13 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 11 (14.10%) iOS Development
14 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
14 11 (14.10%) Mobile Application Development
15 10 (12.82%) Internet
16 9 (11.54%) MVC
17 8 (10.26%) .NET
17 8 (10.26%) Xamarin
17 8 (10.26%) Mobile Development
18 7 (8.97%) Continuous Delivery
18 7 (8.97%) C#
18 7 (8.97%) SQL
19 6 (7.69%) Scrum
19 6 (7.69%) Objective-C
19 6 (7.69%) HTML5

Mobile App
Top Related 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 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.28%) SAP WM
1 1 (1.28%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) GitHub
1 2 (2.56%) Heroku
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) Internet
2 4 (5.13%) DNS
2 4 (5.13%) LDAP
2 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.28%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.28%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) MySQL
2 3 (3.85%) GIS
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) SQLite
3 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) Selenium
3 4 (5.13%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (5.13%) ClearCase
3 4 (5.13%) ClearQuest
3 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.13%) JUnit
3 4 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.13%) Subversion
4 3 (3.85%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.56%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.56%) CocoaPods
5 2 (2.56%) Gradle
5 2 (2.56%) gulp
5 2 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.56%) Xcode
6 1 (1.28%) GitLab
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.28%) webpack
General
1 2 (2.56%) Games
1 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Designer
2 28 (35.90%) Developer
3 18 (23.08%) UX Designer
4 10 (12.82%) Android Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Applications Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (8.97%) iOS Android Developer
7 7 (8.97%) iOS Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Digital Designer
9 5 (6.41%) DevOps Specialist
9 5 (6.41%) HTML CSS Designer
9 5 (6.41%) Interaction Designer
9 5 (6.41%) Xamarin Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Digital UX Designer
10 4 (5.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 4 (5.13%) UI Designer
11 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Mobile Designer
11 3 (3.85%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (56.41%) HTML
2 42 (53.85%) CSS
3 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
4 8 (10.26%) .NET
5 6 (7.69%) HTML5
5 6 (7.69%) REST
6 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (6.41%) Web Services
6 5 (6.41%) Xamarin.iOS
6 5 (6.41%) XSLT
7 4 (5.13%) Node.js
7 4 (5.13%) RESTful
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.85%) Core Data
8 3 (3.85%) Laravel
8 3 (3.85%) React
9 2 (2.56%) .NET Core
9 2 (2.56%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 37 (47.44%) User Experience
2 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.28%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Apple iOS
2 18 (23.08%) Android
3 5 (6.41%) Linux
4 4 (5.13%) AIX
4 4 (5.13%) Unix
4 4 (5.13%) Windows
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) Prototyping
3 30 (38.46%) Rapid Prototyping
4 19 (24.36%) Front End Development
5 16 (20.51%) Web Design
6 14 (17.95%) Android Development
7 13 (16.67%) Service Design
8 11 (14.10%) iOS Development
8 11 (14.10%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (11.54%) MVC
10 8 (10.26%) Mobile Development
11 7 (8.97%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (7.69%) DevOps
12 6 (7.69%) Scrum
13 5 (6.41%) Target Operating Model
13 5 (6.41%) Use Case
14 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
14 4 (5.13%) Web Development
15 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) Java
2 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.97%) C#
3 7 (8.97%) SQL
4 6 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 3 (3.85%) Apple Swift
5 3 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (2.56%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.56%) PHP 5
6 2 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.28%) C
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.28%) Groovy
7 1 (1.28%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.41%) Puppet
2 4 (5.13%) Ansible
3 1 (1.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Xamarin
2 5 (6.41%) Adobe
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle
4 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.28%) Casewise
5 1 (1.28%) IBM
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
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