The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PhoneGap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PhoneGap over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

PhoneGap
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 141 120
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.033% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PhoneGap is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 490 766 549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.41% 25.37% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 490 353
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

PhoneGap
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing PhoneGap as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for PhoneGap in the West Midlands

PhoneGap
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PhoneGap in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for PhoneGap in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap.

1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) GitLab
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) webpack
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Vue.js
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 7
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

PhoneGap
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 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) webpack
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PHP 7
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin