The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 55 50 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 33 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.98% 3.23% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.22% 9.91% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 2
Average daily rate £356 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £308 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.20 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +6.87%
Mobile App
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
358 323 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 32.37% 32.63% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 210 104
Average daily rate £425 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £600 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 22
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.84 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.67% -46.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £14.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.03 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile App across the Cheshire region.

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Mobile App
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Mobile App Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Cheshire region.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile App across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -15 10 £369 +1.02% 1
Warrington -4 8 £350 -20.00% 4
Knutsford - 7 £419 -
Mobile App
North West

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Mobile App also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile App.

1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Android
3 23 (40.35%) Apple iOS
4 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
5 18 (31.58%) HTML
6 17 (29.82%) jQuery
7 16 (28.07%) Java
7 16 (28.07%) CSS
8 13 (22.81%) .NET
8 13 (22.81%) JSON
9 12 (21.05%) C#
9 12 (21.05%) Windows
9 12 (21.05%) iOS Development
9 12 (21.05%) User Experience
10 11 (19.30%) Android Development
10 11 (19.30%) Web Services
10 11 (19.30%) Local Government
11 10 (17.54%) TDD
11 10 (17.54%) XML
11 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
11 10 (17.54%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (17.54%) HTML5
12 9 (15.79%) RESTful
12 9 (15.79%) Change Management
12 9 (15.79%) Scrum
13 8 (14.04%) Banking
13 8 (14.04%) Web Development
13 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.04%) CSS3
13 8 (14.04%) Mobile Development

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Mobile App also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.28%) GeoServer
2 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (7.02%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 3 (5.26%) Drupal
3 3 (5.26%) Node.js
3 3 (5.26%) WordPress
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon Glacier
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (5.26%) Route 53
3 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) VPN
2 4 (7.02%) SSL
3 3 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (3.51%) Network Security
4 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.75%) Skype
5 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) GIS
2 7 (12.28%) QGIS
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (7.02%) Big Data
3 4 (7.02%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.51%) Redis
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.51%) Hudson
4 2 (3.51%) JUnit
4 2 (3.51%) Selenium
4 2 (3.51%) Xcode
5 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 11 (19.30%) Local Government
2 8 (14.04%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Applications Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Designer
3 7 (12.28%) GIS Developer
3 7 (12.28%) UX Designer
4 6 (10.53%) Android Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (8.77%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.02%) iOS Developer
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Mobile Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Mobile UX Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) HTML
2 17 (29.82%) jQuery
3 16 (28.07%) CSS
4 13 (22.81%) .NET
4 13 (22.81%) JSON
5 11 (19.30%) Web Services
6 10 (17.54%) HTML5
6 10 (17.54%) XML
7 9 (15.79%) RESTful
8 8 (14.04%) CSS3
9 7 (12.28%) Ajax
9 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.77%) Android SDK
10 5 (8.77%) J2EE
11 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
11 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (7.02%) Entity Framework
11 4 (7.02%) iOS SDK
11 4 (7.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) User Experience
2 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.02%) Telematics
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Contactless
4 2 (3.51%) Copywriting
4 2 (3.51%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Handset
5 1 (1.75%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Android
2 23 (40.35%) Apple iOS
3 12 (21.05%) Windows
4 4 (7.02%) Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) iOS Development
3 11 (19.30%) Android Development
4 10 (17.54%) Mobile Application Development
4 10 (17.54%) TDD
5 9 (15.79%) Change Management
5 9 (15.79%) Scrum
6 8 (14.04%) DevOps
6 8 (14.04%) Mobile Development
6 8 (14.04%) Web Development
7 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.53%) ITIL
8 6 (10.53%) MVC
8 6 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.53%) Validation
9 5 (8.77%) Open Source
10 4 (7.02%) Multithreading
10 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.26%) Content Management
11 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
2 16 (28.07%) Java
3 12 (21.05%) C#
4 7 (12.28%) PHP
4 7 (12.28%) Python
4 7 (12.28%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.02%) VB
5 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.02%) XAML
6 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.75%) Delphi
7 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Citrix
2 4 (7.02%) Juniper
3 3 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) ATG
4 1 (1.75%) hybris
4 1 (1.75%) VMware