The median contractor rate for a Mobile Applications Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.088% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £314
% change year-on-year +9.37% +27.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2125 2571 2399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 93.90% 95.43% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1342 1420 1351
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 72 169
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the West Midlands

Mobile Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the West Midlands

Mobile Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer 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 - 2 £400 -
Mobile Applications Developer
England

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Mobile Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (25.00%) Core Data
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Core Data
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Servlets
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft