Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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 > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 155 151
Rank change year-on-year +30 -4 -16
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.37% 0.028% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 0.086% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Manchester median daily rate £163 £263 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.90% -10.64% -34.72%
10th Percentile £113 £256 £266
90th Percentile £438 £269 £327
North West median daily rate £173 £294 £495
% change year-on-year -41.28% -40.66% +51.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £24.89 - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 889 1160 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.28% 32.50% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 751 571
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £175 £256 £214
90th Percentile £600 £538 £518
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 33 39
Manchester median hourly rate £19.25 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.76% +7.41% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.30 £11.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £29.81 £38.01
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.75 £17.34
% change year-on-year +19.40% -3.40% +15.60%

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 November 2017.

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 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
Salford - 1 - -
Smartphone
North West

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

1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) PBX
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) SSL
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Games
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Interactive Media
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Typography

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) PBX
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) 3G
5 2 (18.18%) 4G
5 2 (18.18%) ADSL
5 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 2 (18.18%) ISDN
5 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Games
2 3 (27.27%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) UX Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Iconography
2 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Typography
3 2 (18.18%) Break/Fix
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (18.18%) Runbook
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Chat Support
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Informatics
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) VMware