Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 78 95
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 -61
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 19 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.46% 0.86% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.37% 3.06% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 4
Cheshire median daily rate £390 £400 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -9.35% +10.31%
10th Percentile £325 £305 £348
90th Percentile £453 £675 £462
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
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 354 360 505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 27.13% 28.04% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 256 335
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £280 £240 £238
90th Percentile £565 £525 £670
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 11
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.67 £28.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +35.71% +23.53%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £14.43
90th Percentile £67.50 £65.00 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £23.34 £22.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.09% +37.50% -5.88%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Knutsford -11 5 £410 -3.53% 4
Chester +1 3 £365 +19.18% 5
Crewe -14 3 £363 -27.50%
Macclesfield - 2 £575 -
Warrington 0 1 £425 -34.62% 4
Mobile App
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Android
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (31.58%) User Experience
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
5 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
5 6 (31.58%) Node.js
5 6 (31.58%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) HTML5
7 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 4 (21.05%) React
7 4 (21.05%) Task Automation
8 3 (15.79%) Yarn
8 3 (15.79%) Chai
8 3 (15.79%) Kotlin
8 3 (15.79%) gulp
8 3 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner

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 3 (15.79%) Fireworks
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
1 3 (15.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Yarn
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
2 3 (15.79%) Grunt
2 3 (15.79%) gulp
2 3 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (15.79%) Mocha
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) JMeter
4 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.26%) LoadUI
4 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile Solutions Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Android Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Designer
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (15.79%) UX Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) React Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior UX Designer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Node.js
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
3 4 (21.05%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) React
3 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) Chai
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) Sass
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) iOS SDK
6 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (31.58%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) Handset
2 3 (15.79%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Android
2 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
3 6 (31.58%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Task Automation
6 3 (15.79%) DSDM
6 3 (15.79%) Use Case
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Android Development
7 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
7 2 (10.53%) OOD
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (5.26%) Customer Insight
8 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Kotlin
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter