Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 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
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 123 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 - +160
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.040% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Leeds median daily rate £400 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £600 -
% change year-on-year -33.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £20.50 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £20.50 -

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 698 702 1,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 28.15% 32.99% 34.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 499 688
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £300
90th Percentile £588 £567 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 19
Leeds median hourly rate £16.31 £12.09 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.89% -1.33% -2.00%
10th Percentile £9.23 £11.35 £8.92
90th Percentile £30.98 £31.73 £17.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.03 £12.82
% change year-on-year +21.17% +9.44% -1.38%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in Leeds

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in Leeds

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile First

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C