Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 78 79
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 -32
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 19 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.61% 0.81% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.83% 2.85% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 9
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -14.63%
10th Percentile £316 £185 £288
90th Percentile £460 £675 £444
North West median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £15.00
North West median hourly rate £55.00 £11.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year +370.29% -22.03% -33.33%

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 278 351 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 23.60% 28.31% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 253 299
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% -10.59%
10th Percentile £204 £208 £172
90th Percentile £525 £575 £661
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 18
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £27.00 £19.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.70% +37.46% +13.34%
10th Percentile £13.45 £18.41 £11.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £45.38 £48.63
North West median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +31.25% -8.57%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -3 5 £410 - 3
Crewe -6 4 £365 -14.12% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £575 -
Warrington 0 1 £425 -34.62% 2
Mobile App
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 13 (68.42%) Android
1 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) Ajax
5 8 (42.11%) Python
5 8 (42.11%) Android Development
5 8 (42.11%) iOS Development
6 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (36.84%) MySQL
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) JSON
6 7 (36.84%) Django
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) HTML
8 5 (26.32%) Change Management
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (26.32%) User Experience
9 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) C++
10 3 (15.79%) DSDM
10 3 (15.79%) Handset
10 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
10 3 (15.79%) Waterfall

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%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (10.53%) Fireworks
2 2 (10.53%) Maya
2 2 (10.53%) MotionBuilder
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
1 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Axure RP
1 2 (10.53%) Grunt
1 2 (10.53%) gulp
1 2 (10.53%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (10.53%) Mocha
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Python Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Django Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Python/Django Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Designer
4 4 (21.05%) Mobile Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (21.05%) UX Designer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Ajax
2 7 (36.84%) Django
2 7 (36.84%) JSON
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) Android NDK
5 2 (10.53%) Chai
5 2 (10.53%) CSS3
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) Node.js
5 2 (10.53%) React
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) Sass
5 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (10.53%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 3 (15.79%) Handset
3 3 (15.79%) Smartphone
4 2 (10.53%) Animation
5 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Android
1 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Android Development
3 8 (42.11%) iOS Development
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (15.79%) DSDM
6 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Use Case
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) 3D Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Customer Insight
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Kotlin
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe