The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smartphone
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 99 91
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.37% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £165 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £231 £330
% change year-on-year
+29.72% -29.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -7.40%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
399 539 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.71% 29.98% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 296 218
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.00 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £33.40 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Smartphone
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Chat Support
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Migration Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Chat Support
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware