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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 72 42
Rank change year-on-year +27 -30  
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 13 10 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.03% 1.09% 3.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 3.68% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 21
Median daily rate £394 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £278 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £363
% change year-on-year -2.43% +13.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.46% -4.70%  

Mobile App is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 208 272 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 32.50% 29.57% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 186 156
Median daily rate £388 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -0.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +24.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.05 £62.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Mobile App as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +10 9 £400 -4.47% 12
Chester +15 2 £290 -36.08% 5
Crewe - 1 - -
Mobile App
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Spring
4 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) JBoss
5 6 (31.58%) JUnit
5 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
5 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
5 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
6 5 (26.32%) X.509
7 4 (21.05%) SOAP
7 4 (21.05%) J2EE
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) REST
8 3 (15.79%) Android
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
8 3 (15.79%) Android Development
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development

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 7 (36.84%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) X.509
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
1 6 (31.58%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) iOS Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Implementation Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Lead UX Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
3 7 (36.84%) Spring
4 4 (21.05%) J2EE
4 4 (21.05%) REST
4 4 (21.05%) SOAP
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) Dojo
7 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (5.26%) Java EE
7 1 (5.26%) JSF
7 1 (5.26%) JTA
7 1 (5.26%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (5.26%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) DataPower
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.79%) Android Development
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Apple Swift
4 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Kony
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) Yahoo!