Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 118 102
Rank change year-on-year -14 -16 +14
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 55 77 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.19% 1.57% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.14% 5.12% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 48 49
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £346 £271 £313
90th Percentile £528 £475 £515
England median daily rate £459 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.94% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - £25.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.50% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £23.79 £37.00
% change year-on-year +47.15% -35.72% +32.14%

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 1,330 1,503 1,174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.83% 30.58% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 922 719
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £271 £235 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +0.42% +5.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 76 70
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -12.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.85 £36.88 £50.15
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.90 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.11% +12.31% -7.14%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Birmingham +16 21 £440 +10.00% 6
Shropshire -30 15 £400 -5.88% 3
Coventry -4 7 £525 +27.27% 2
Staffordshire +15 4 £444 - 3
Warwickshire -2 2 £513 +46.43%
Worcestershire - 1 £363 -
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) HTML
3 29 (52.73%) User Experience
4 27 (49.09%) CSS
5 18 (32.73%) Web Design
6 16 (29.09%) Prototyping
7 15 (27.27%) Front End Development
8 14 (25.45%) Rapid Prototyping
9 12 (21.82%) Android
9 12 (21.82%) Service Design
10 11 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (18.18%) Open Source
12 9 (16.36%) Apple iOS
12 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
13 8 (14.55%) XML
13 8 (14.55%) Java
13 8 (14.55%) C#
13 8 (14.55%) TDD
14 6 (10.91%) BDD
14 6 (10.91%) HTML5
14 6 (10.91%) Android Development
14 6 (10.91%) Docker
14 6 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (9.09%) Web Application Development
15 5 (9.09%) Open Source Development
15 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
15 5 (9.09%) Design Thinking
15 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
15 5 (9.09%) Node.js
15 5 (9.09%) jQuery

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 (3.64%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) WordPress
2 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) 802.11
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
1 2 (3.64%) SNMP
1 2 (3.64%) VoIP
1 2 (3.64%) VPN
1 2 (3.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
1 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.64%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.82%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Android Studio
3 3 (5.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.64%) Burp Suite
4 2 (3.64%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) Moq
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Designer
1 21 (38.18%) UX Designer
2 20 (36.36%) Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Solutions Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Tester
6 3 (5.45%) UI Designer
6 3 (5.45%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (3.64%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (54.55%) HTML
2 27 (49.09%) CSS
3 8 (14.55%) XML
4 6 (10.91%) HTML5
5 5 (9.09%) jQuery
5 5 (9.09%) Node.js
6 3 (5.45%) REST
6 3 (5.45%) RESTful
6 3 (5.45%) Sass
6 3 (5.45%) Spring
6 3 (5.45%) Spring Boot
7 2 (3.64%) 802.1X
7 2 (3.64%) CSS3
7 2 (3.64%) Django
7 2 (3.64%) Java EE
7 2 (3.64%) JSON
7 2 (3.64%) Laravel
7 2 (3.64%) OAuth
7 2 (3.64%) OAuth2
7 2 (3.64%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 29 (52.73%) User Experience
2 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.64%) SCADA
3 2 (3.64%) Wiki
4 1 (1.82%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Android
2 9 (16.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) Web Design
3 16 (29.09%) Prototyping
4 15 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 14 (25.45%) Rapid Prototyping
6 12 (21.82%) Service Design
7 11 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (18.18%) Open Source
9 8 (14.55%) TDD
10 6 (10.91%) Android Development
10 6 (10.91%) BDD
10 6 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (9.09%) Design Thinking
11 5 (9.09%) Open Source Development
11 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Web Application Development
12 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
12 4 (7.27%) Scrum
12 4 (7.27%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.55%) C#
2 8 (14.55%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) Python
4 4 (7.27%) SQL
5 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) Lua
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
5 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.82%) Go
6 1 (1.82%) Java 8
6 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.82%) R
6 1 (1.82%) Scala
6 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
1 2 (3.64%) OSCE
1 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Nessus
1 2 (3.64%) Nmap
2 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) hybris
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe
2 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) ATG
3 1 (1.82%) Demandware
3 1 (1.82%) ESRI
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Xamarin