The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Computing 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 Computing over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Computing
England / West Midlands
Rank - 131 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Computing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.037% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £125
% change year-on-year -14.89% +229.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.75 -

Mobile Computing 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 617 648 689
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 27.46% 24.07% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 384 370
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 35 31 74
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £22.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -40.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £10.96 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Mobile Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Computing in the West Midlands

Mobile Computing
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 Computing in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Computing in the West Midlands

Mobile Computing
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 Computing in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Computing in the West Midlands

Mobile Computing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Computing 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 Computing.

1 6 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) ERP
3 4 (66.67%) MODAF
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) BPMN
4 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
6 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture

Mobile Computing
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:

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF Architect
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) MODAF Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) ERP
3 4 (66.67%) MODAF
4 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
4 3 (50.00%) BPMN
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared