Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 40 8
Rank change year-on-year +5 -32 +42
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 3 15 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.14% 3.95% 12.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.00% 16.85% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 38
Chester median daily rate £293 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.00% +2.74% +121.21%
10th Percentile £282 £330 £304
90th Percentile £324 £459 £475
Cheshire median daily rate £394 £356 £388
% change year-on-year +10.53% -8.06% +134.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Chester median hourly rate - £27.50 -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £25.00 -

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 Chester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75 89 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 28.52% 23.42% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 64 73
Chester median daily rate £350 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +23.33%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £293
90th Percentile £505 £479 £475
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Chester median hourly rate £16.33 £21.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.26% +24.70% -48.18%
10th Percentile £12.84 £15.45 £14.40
90th Percentile £26.84 £36.38 £31.10
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £16.67
% change year-on-year +42.86% +25.97% +2.58%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in Chester

Mobile App
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile App in Chester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile App in Chester

Mobile App
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App in Chester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile App in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle