The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smartphone
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 106 93
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13  
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £205 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.33% +3.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £200 £330
% change year-on-year +50.00% -39.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.40%  

Smartphone 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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 425 566 459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 32.67% 31.89% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 322 234
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.51 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.19 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Smartphone as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in Manchester

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in Manchester

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in Manchester

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £160 - 1
Smartphone
North West

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) QA

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 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Email Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Chat Support
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) PayPal
1 1 (33.33%) VMware