Period
to 18 December 2018

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 6 months to 18 December 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 129 160
Rank change year-on-year -22 +31 -3
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 10 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.41% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 1.40% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Manchester median daily rate £400 £313 £214
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +46.20% -27.23%
10th Percentile £239 £106 £172
90th Percentile £438 £438 £259
North West median daily rate £369 £195 £148
% change year-on-year +89.10% +32.20% -70.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 £21.70 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.64% - -
North West median hourly rate £29.00 £21.70 £15.08
% change year-on-year +33.64% +43.95% -6.51%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 934 859 1,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.02% 29.37% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 531 739
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £179 £175 £261
90th Percentile £538 £600 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 53 31
Manchester median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.80% +35.59% +5.36%
10th Percentile £13.61 £12.89 £12.50
90th Percentile £32.00 £41.00 £31.00
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £18.13
% change year-on-year +16.67% +15.86% +0.69%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smartphone in Manchester

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Salford -6 2 - -
Smartphone
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) PBX
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) ISDN
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Informatics

Smartphone
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (20.00%) ISDN
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) PBX
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Informatics
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) HP