The first 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 22 July 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 City of London 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 185 213 211
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.21% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 9
Average daily rate
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£390 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £378 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -58.57%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1773 2338 2491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.96% 32.88% 31.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 1711 1909
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 60 49
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.10 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.60 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Smartphone
London

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) iPhone
3 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Scala
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Handset
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) TestDirector

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
1 2 (13.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Interaction Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Interaction Designer
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) UI Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Kafka
2 1 (6.67%) Flash
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) iPhone
2 2 (13.33%) Handset
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (13.33%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) TDD
1 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) BDD
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Scala
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
3 1 (6.67%) Facebook
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Interwoven
3 1 (6.67%) CA
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