The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smartphone
Rank - 116 116
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.28% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.97% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £181 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £310 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.29% -16.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -55.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
747 719 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.77% 28.50% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 339 214
Average daily rate £383 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.86% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 31
Average hourly rate £17.36 £16.61 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% -10.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £10.38 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Smartphone across the Berkshire region.

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Smartphone
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Smartphone also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Smartphone.

1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TestPartner
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Smartphone also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Smartphone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (50.00%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Facebook