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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 155 147 184
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +37
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 8 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.28% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.71% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 15
Median daily rate £169 £198 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% -43.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £330 £225
% change year-on-year
-43.93% +46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.81 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.40%
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
1314 1407 2221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.71% 40.06% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 1088 1725
Median daily rate £510 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 40
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.00 £23.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Smartphone as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 2 December 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) VoIP
6 4 (26.67%) ISDN
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
7 3 (20.00%) WorldPay
7 3 (20.00%) API Design
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) RESTful
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Google
7 3 (20.00%) MCDST
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) OOD
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) MCSE
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) MCP
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Play
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) ISDN
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Bluetooth
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Android Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (13.33%) Gradle
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Audio Visual Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
1 3 (20.00%) RESTful
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (6.67%) Psychology
3 1 (6.67%) Tandem
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) API Design
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (20.00%) OO
1 3 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (13.33%) Android Development
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) SEO
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Dart
2 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) MCDST
2 3 (20.00%) MCP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Google
4 3 (20.00%) WorldPay
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 1 (6.67%) Demandware
6 1 (6.67%) hybris
6 1 (6.67%) Samsung
6 1 (6.67%) Sophos
6 1 (6.67%) VMware