The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application
Rank 4 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 28 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 16.77% 2.96% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 60.87% 10.53% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
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£366 £220 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.47% -4.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £12.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+143.13% -55.26%
Mobile App
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
46 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 27.54% 28.15% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 16
Average daily rate £370 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.95% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £310 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £16.84 £16.84 £16.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 50 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (55.36%) Android
3 30 (53.57%) Apple iOS
4 28 (50.00%) Automation Testing
5 26 (46.43%) iOS Development
6 25 (44.64%) Android Development
7 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (19.64%) Mobile Development
8 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
9 10 (17.86%) Manual Testing
10 9 (16.07%) Automated Testing
10 9 (16.07%) Finance
11 8 (14.29%) CSS
11 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (14.29%) TOGAF
11 8 (14.29%) Open Source
12 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (12.50%) OAuth
12 7 (12.50%) Local Government
12 7 (12.50%) SOA
12 7 (12.50%) SAML
12 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 7 (12.50%) Citrix
12 7 (12.50%) CSS3
13 5 (8.93%) Android SDK
13 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
14 4 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
14 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.57%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.57%) Redis
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.14%) Appium
3 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) Mocha
4 2 (3.57%) Calabash
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Local Government
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (57.14%) Developer
2 24 (42.86%) iOS Developer
3 21 (37.50%) Android Developer
4 14 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Tester
6 10 (17.86%) Mobile Tester
7 9 (16.07%) Architect
8 8 (14.29%) Applications Tester
9 5 (8.93%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) Test Analyst
10 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (7.14%) Applications Architect
11 2 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 1 (1.79%) Applications Developer
12 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
12 1 (1.79%) Manual Tester
12 1 (1.79%) Technical Tester
12 1 (1.79%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) CSS
2 7 (12.50%) SAML
2 7 (12.50%) OAuth
2 7 (12.50%) CSS3
3 5 (8.93%) Android SDK
4 3 (5.36%) JSON
5 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (1.79%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.79%) Web Services
6 1 (1.79%) J2ME
6 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) iPhone
2 2 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Android
2 30 (53.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 26 (46.43%) iOS Development
4 25 (44.64%) Android Development
5 11 (19.64%) Mobile Development
5 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
6 10 (17.86%) Manual Testing
7 9 (16.07%) Automated Testing
8 8 (14.29%) Open Source
8 8 (14.29%) TOGAF
9 7 (12.50%) SOA
9 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.36%) TDD
10 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.57%) SDLC
11 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.57%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) Java
2 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (1.79%) Apigee
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