Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 72 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 -26 +18
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 20 13 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.52% 1.06% 3.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.24% 3.13% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 53
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.58% +1.25%
10th Percentile £185 £288 £290
90th Percentile £675 £444 £493
North West median daily rate £375 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -40.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £13.55 £15.00 £18.05
90th Percentile £14.45 £15.00 £29.75
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% -36.84% -13.64%

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 382 416 652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 29.01% 33.90% 33.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 289 402
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76% +9.68%
10th Percentile £208 £156 £263
90th Percentile £575 £661 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 24
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £20.75 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.12% +20.89% +4.03%
10th Percentile £12.58 £11.25 £13.64
90th Percentile £61.50 £45.38 £28.22
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year +23.53% -8.97% +16.14%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Warrington +2 4 £650 +85.71% 3
Chester +1 4 £438 - 2
Crewe - 2 £425 - 5
Ellesmere Port - 2 - -
Knutsford -16 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £350 - 1
Mobile App
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) RESTful
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 4 (20.00%) API Development
3 4 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (20.00%) Office 365
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (20.00%) Android
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Animation
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) Fintech
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 10

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 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) BrowserStack
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) jMock
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Mockito
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) TestNG
1 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Junior
3 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) RESTful
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Animation
2 3 (15.00%) Fintech
2 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (20.00%) API Development
3 4 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) MVVM
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) API Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Contract Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source Development
6 1 (5.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C#
1 4 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCDP
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle