The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 81 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% - 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-55.71% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
230 123 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.17% 14.75% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 55 107
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £166 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 23
Average hourly rate £15.35 £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.50 £10.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Smartphone
South East

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - - - -
Smartphone
South East

Smartphone
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) PDA
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Motorola
2 2 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) GPRS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Telematics
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (25.00%) GPRS
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PDA
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (50.00%) Windows CE
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Motorola
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