Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Smartphone
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 92 108
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16 -12
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.23% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 1.08% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Cheshire median daily rate £715 £140 £655
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +410.71% -78.63% +101.54%
10th Percentile £708 £130 £618
90th Percentile £723 £145 £693
North West median daily rate £173 £294 £495
% change year-on-year -41.28% -40.66% +52.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Cheshire median hourly rate - £15.15 £13.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.19% -
North West median hourly rate £24.89 £15.15 £13.63
% change year-on-year +64.29% +11.19% +23.86%

Smartphone 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 352 464 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.41% 31.89% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 307 402
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61% +7.10%
10th Percentile £227 £213 £288
90th Percentile £538 £675 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 20
Cheshire median hourly rate £18.42 £19.64 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.22% +16.09% +5.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.11 £13.44
90th Percentile £27.30 £35.78 £17.78
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in Cheshire

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in Cheshire

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in Cheshire

Smartphone
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 Smartphone within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +17 3 £715 +410.71% 1
Smartphone
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) Domain Models
1 3 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (66.67%) SFIA
2 2 (66.67%) IT Governance

Smartphone
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (100.00%) Domain Models
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) IT Governance
2 2 (66.67%) SFIA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware