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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 194 199 192
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 11 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.44% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Average daily rate
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£260 £306 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.10% -25.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £191 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £440 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-9.75% -
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
2074 2705 2342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.62% 38.05% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 2029 1743
Average daily rate £450 £475 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 56
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.20 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £41.53 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) User Experience
5 4 (21.05%) Android
5 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 2 (10.53%) MCDST
7 2 (10.53%) MCITP
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
7 2 (10.53%) Selenium
7 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
7 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) FTP
7 2 (10.53%) Flash
7 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Photoshop

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) FTP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) UI Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Flash
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
3 2 (10.53%) Smartcard
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Android
2 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Product Management
4 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
1 2 (10.53%) MCDST
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
1 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Reuters
2 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) CQG
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Nokia
3 1 (5.26%) Peregrine
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) HP
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