Period
to 20 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 61 68
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 -9
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 25 21 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.94% 1.94% 2.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.31% 5.41% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 33
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £185 £283 £260
90th Percentile £397 £431 £438
North West median daily rate £366 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -5.48% +10.71% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -40.00% -
10th Percentile £13.55 £15.00 £20.18
90th Percentile £14.45 £15.00 £36.50
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% -40.00% -

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 396 388 667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.72% 35.89% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 235 417
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -12.12% +3.13%
10th Percentile £231 £164 £225
90th Percentile £546 £525 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 29
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.50 £24.38 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +16.07% +24.70%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £67.50 £60.50 £42.75
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +25.80% -17.86% +25.62%

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 May 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 May 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 -14 6 £356 - 2
Chester -2 5 £438 +50.86% 7
Warrington -11 2 £175 -50.00%
Knutsford -14 2 £400 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 2 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £350 -
Mobile App
North West

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) RESTful
4 8 (32.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) MySQL
6 6 (24.00%) CSS
6 6 (24.00%) MVC
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) PHP
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) Xamarin
7 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (20.00%) Android
7 5 (20.00%) OO PHP
7 5 (20.00%) API Development
8 4 (16.00%) User Experience
8 4 (16.00%) Fintech
8 4 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) Windows
9 3 (12.00%) OO
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) JBoss
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) BrowserStack
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) jMock
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Mockito
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) TestNG
2 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Azure Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) RESTful
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 6 (24.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.00%) JSON
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
7 1 (4.00%) Django
7 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE
7 1 (4.00%) JAX-WS
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) Spring
7 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Fintech
1 4 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Animation
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Android
1 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) API Development
4 5 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Android Development
5 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (12.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (8.00%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (8.00%) MVVM
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Secure Coding
6 2 (8.00%) SOLID
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter