Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 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.

Mobile Application
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 70 86
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 -46
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 22 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.66% 1.40% 1.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.03% 4.34% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 18
Cheshire median daily rate £363 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -4.84%
10th Percentile £310 £281 £236
90th Percentile £400 £440 £440
North West median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £27.52
North West median hourly rate £55.00 £11.70 £28.50
% change year-on-year +370.29% -58.96% -

Mobile App is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 365 392 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 27.46% 32.40% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 256 378
Cheshire median daily rate £376 £382 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -5.51% +0.94%
10th Percentile £250 £245 £257
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 19
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +24.70%
10th Percentile £10.18 £11.25 £12.20
90th Percentile £67.50 £65.00 £43.75
North West median hourly rate £19.52 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -13.27% +21.62% +15.63%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in Cheshire

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Cheshire

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in Cheshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile App in Cheshire

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in Cheshire

Mobile App
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe -12 7 £363 - 2
Chester +2 4 £365 +24.79% 3
Knutsford -15 3 £400 - 1
Warrington - 1 - - 5
Mobile App
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) Android
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 5 (22.73%) RESTful
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) User Experience
5 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
6 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 4 (18.18%) Android Development
6 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 4 (18.18%) SDLC
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (18.18%) Node.js
6 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 3 (13.64%) HTML5
7 3 (13.64%) CSS3
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Grunt
3 1 (4.55%) gulp
3 1 (4.55%) JMeter
3 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.55%) LoadUI
3 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) Mocha
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Android Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (9.09%) React Developer
4 2 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) RESTful
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) JSON
3 4 (18.18%) Node.js
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) Android SDK
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (9.09%) iOS SDK
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware
5 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
5 2 (9.09%) React
5 2 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Animation
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Android
2 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
3 5 (22.73%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) Android Development
4 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
4 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) OOD
6 2 (9.09%) Secure Coding
6 2 (9.09%) SOLID
6 2 (9.09%) Task Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Kotlin
6 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
6 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 2 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) VB
7 1 (4.55%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
7 1 (4.55%) Scala
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Xamarin
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SaltStack