The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 137 120 137
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 10 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.29% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.94% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
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£120 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £288 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -61.33%
Smartphone
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
907 741 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.52% 31.23% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 361 343
Average daily rate £330 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £219 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 86 97
Average hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £30.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -3.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.43 £14.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Smartphone across the East of England region.

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Smartphone
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Smartphone Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the East of England region.

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 5 £110 -64.08% 2
Hertfordshire -23 3 £340 +18.26% 1
Suffolk - - - - 2
Essex - - - - 1
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Android
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 5 (35.71%) Lync
3 5 (35.71%) Polycom
3 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Avaya
4 4 (28.57%) Document Management
4 4 (28.57%) iOS SDK
4 4 (28.57%) Android SDK
4 4 (28.57%) Android Development
4 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Sass
5 2 (14.29%) LESS
5 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (35.71%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Integration Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) iOS SDK
1 4 (28.57%) Android SDK
2 2 (14.29%) CSS3
2 2 (14.29%) Sass
2 2 (14.29%) LESS
2 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Android
1 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Document Management
1 4 (28.57%) Android Development
1 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Management
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Ruby
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Polycom
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Avaya
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix