The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.04% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£451 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.53%
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Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 108 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.20% 77.70% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 41 43
Average daily rate £375 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £410 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £39.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -19.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.54 £19.74 £30.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (60.00%) Calabash
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) Redis
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Mocha
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Appium
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (40.00%) Apigee
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (60.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Mocha
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Calabash
1 3 (60.00%) Appium
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apigee
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