The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 187 218 210
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 12 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £247 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £460 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £288 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -61.33%
Smartphone
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2038 2706 2940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.62% 37.58% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 2000 2151
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 67
Average hourly rate £17.93 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.03% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £48.00 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Smartphone
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Smartphone Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
3 5 (26.32%) User Experience
4 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) QA
5 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
5 3 (15.79%) Android
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Social Media
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (10.53%) Tableau
6 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
6 2 (10.53%) Kafka
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (10.53%) Azkaban
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
2 2 (10.53%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) UI Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Kafka
1 2 (10.53%) Flash
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.53%) Handset
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.79%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Document Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Scala
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Peregrine
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
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