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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 190 188 197
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 11 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.51% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Average daily rate
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£295 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.67% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £194 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £430 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £226 £401 £350
% change year-on-year
-43.50% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +26.15%
Smartphone
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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
2044 2554 2213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.36% 37.97% 36.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1626 1887 1699
Average daily rate £470 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 41 57
Average hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.03 £42.50 £78.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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 December 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 December 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 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
4 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Android
4 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
5 5 (21.74%) User Experience
6 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) C++
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless
7 3 (13.04%) Xcode
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 3 (13.04%) Selenium
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
7 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
7 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
8 2 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
8 2 (8.70%) MCP
8 2 (8.70%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) FTP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Xcode
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
1 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
1 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) C Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Designer
4 3 (13.04%) iOS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C++ Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) UI Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
2 5 (21.74%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Android
2 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
3 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) TDD
2 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (17.39%) BDD
3 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Use Case
4 1 (4.35%) ITSM
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Product Management
4 1 (4.35%) Information Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
1 3 (13.04%) Ruby
2 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
1 2 (8.70%) MCDST
1 2 (8.70%) MCITP
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
2 2 (8.70%) Reuters
2 2 (8.70%) Bloomberg
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) CQG
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Nokia
3 1 (4.35%) Peregrine
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) HP
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