Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 153 162
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 -13
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 4 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.099% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.30% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
West Yorkshire median daily rate £372 £438 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.03% +31.09% +1.91%
10th Percentile £203 £419 £315
90th Percentile £454 £456 £356
Yorkshire median daily rate £372 £438 £334
% change year-on-year -15.03% +31.09% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.31 £10.00
% change year-on-year +4.80% +43.13% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 899 1,000 1,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 27.68% 33.16% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 613 782
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.56% +3.23% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 61
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.38 £14.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.54% -4.84% +6.90%
10th Percentile £9.79 £9.80 £9.75
90th Percentile £19.56 £29.19 £22.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.64% -0.90% +13.21%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in West Yorkshire

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in West Yorkshire

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smartphone in West Yorkshire

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in West Yorkshire

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Leeds +8 4 £372 -
Smartphone
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) WCAG
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) RSpec
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) C#

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 4G
1 1 (25.00%) ADSL
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) RSpec
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
1 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
1 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Runbook
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin