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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 156 205 174
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -31
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 8 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.10% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.26% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 23
Median daily rate £153 £320 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.34% +4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £320 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £444 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-6.51% +4.76%
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
1370 2287 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.18% 38.61% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1833 1615
Median daily rate £465 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 41 45
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -0.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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
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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Apple
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) MCDST
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) MCP
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 2 (18.18%) Samsung
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) Sophos
7 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
7 2 (18.18%) VoIP
8 1 (9.09%) HTTP
8 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 1 (9.09%) VPN
8 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
8 1 (9.09%) Linux

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:

Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (9.09%) Core Animation
1 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) OAuth2
1 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) SpriteKit
1 1 (9.09%) UIKit
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) BYOD
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
2 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCDST
1 4 (36.36%) MCP
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Apple
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Samsung
3 2 (18.18%) Sophos
4 1 (9.09%) Appcelerator
4 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
4 1 (9.09%) FactSet
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Reuters