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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smartphone
Rank 174 192 185
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 12 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.39% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Average daily rate
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£295 £299 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +43.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £181 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £483 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
-36.74% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.11 £15.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +27.08%
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
1873 2280 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.78% 38.13% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1461 1661 1646
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 50
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.50 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.44 £42.50 £90.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 11 (57.89%) MS Office
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Blackberry
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
3 5 (26.32%) Android
3 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Xcode
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) MCDST
6 2 (10.53%) MCITP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (10.53%) Selenium
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) CQG
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) MCP
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) FTP
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) FTP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Xcode
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) iOS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) C Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Smartcard
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
2 5 (26.32%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
1 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.53%) TDD
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITSM
3 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
1 3 (15.79%) C++
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCDST
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
1 2 (10.53%) MCP
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) CQG
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Reuters
2 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) Nokia
3 1 (5.26%) Peregrine
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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