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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 151 176 198
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +22
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 2 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.61% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 8
Average daily rate - £295 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £268 £415
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -35.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.11 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-17.27% -0.91%
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
1265 1981 2332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.21% 38.53% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1553 1689
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -15.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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
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 10 February 2016, 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 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) BYOD
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Procurement Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
1 1 (14.29%) JAX-RS
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) BYOD
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
3 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) FactSet
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) iManage
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Reuters
3 1 (14.29%) VMware