The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank - 74 69
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.09% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.26% -2.85%
Smartphone
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
223 275 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.89% 26.60% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 183 145
Median daily rate £389 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £292 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 18
Median hourly rate £9.00 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+16.61% +0.42%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Smartphone as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Smartphone across the Cheshire region.

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the Cheshire region.

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone 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 Smartphone.

1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) AOP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle

Smartphone
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JAXB
1 1 (50.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) AOP
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle