Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 129 159
Rank change year-on-year -19 +30 -
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 10 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.32% 0.35% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.18% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Manchester median daily rate £400 £250 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £358 £156 £256
90th Percentile £438 £438 £269
North West median daily rate £363 £179 £350
% change year-on-year +103.08% -49.00% -29.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £29.00 - £15.15

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 986 847 1,238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.45% 29.96% 34.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 512 774
Manchester median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - +12.28%
10th Percentile £219 £188 £250
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 44 33
Manchester median hourly rate £24.68 £19.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.55% +32.20% +11.32%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.78 £12.30
90th Percentile £32.50 £46.43 £34.85
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £20.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.93% +28.13% -5.88%

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 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 15 October 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 - 5 - -
Smartphone
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) PBX
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Informatics
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) ISDN
2 4 (40.00%) VLAN
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) PBX
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (40.00%) ISDN
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VLAN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) 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%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (40.00%) Informatics
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITSM
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe