The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smartphone
Rank 554 508 482
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -26
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 39 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 46
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +64.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £250 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £173 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-54.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%
Smartphone
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15864 15545 15415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.92% 32.46% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10116 9610 9344
Average daily rate £420 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 589 598 675
Average hourly rate £18.95 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.20 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in England

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in England

Smartphone
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the England region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Smartphone Daily Rate Histogram in England

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in England

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the England region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Smartphone Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015. 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
London -8 21 £410 +3.79% 7
South East -16 11 £170 -50.72% 10
North West - 4 - - 5
Yorkshire -23 1 - - 3
North East - 1 £175 -
Smartphone
UK

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 33 (41.25%) Windows
2 24 (30.00%) iPhone
3 23 (28.75%) MS Office
4 22 (27.50%) Blackberry
4 22 (27.50%) Windows 7
5 20 (25.00%) iPad
5 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
6 17 (21.25%) Android
7 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.25%) Citrix
9 12 (15.00%) SCCM
9 12 (15.00%) Apple iOS
10 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 10 (12.50%) Lync
10 10 (12.50%) User Experience
11 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
11 9 (11.25%) CSS
11 9 (11.25%) HTML
11 9 (11.25%) DNS
11 9 (11.25%) DHCP
11 9 (11.25%) Project Management
12 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
12 8 (10.00%) Migration
12 8 (10.00%) Dell
12 8 (10.00%) Java
12 8 (10.00%) ITIL
12 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 8 (10.00%) Incident Management
13 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (12.50%) Lync
2 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.75%) MS Project Server
4 3 (3.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (28.75%) MS Office
2 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS Project
3 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.25%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.25%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) DHCP
1 9 (11.25%) DNS
2 7 (8.75%) Wireless
3 6 (7.50%) Broadband
4 4 (5.00%) LAN
4 4 (5.00%) WAN
4 4 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.75%) LTE
5 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.50%) VPN
6 2 (2.50%) Internet
6 2 (2.50%) 3G
6 2 (2.50%) Firewall
7 1 (1.25%) SSL
7 1 (1.25%) Multicast
7 1 (1.25%) Telepresence
7 1 (1.25%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.25%) RFID
7 1 (1.25%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.50%) Xcode
2 6 (7.50%) Subversion
3 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.25%) Hudson
4 1 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Grunt
4 1 (1.25%) Bower
4 1 (1.25%) gulp
General
1 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.75%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Law
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Advertising
6 1 (1.25%) Games
6 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Analyst
2 15 (18.75%) Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Project Manager
4 9 (11.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Service Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) IT Support
8 5 (6.25%) Android Developer
8 5 (6.25%) iOS Developer
8 5 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.75%) Migration Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) HTML
1 9 (11.25%) CSS
2 7 (8.75%) Web Services
3 6 (7.50%) JSON
3 6 (7.50%) CSS3
3 6 (7.50%) UIKit
3 6 (7.50%) HTML5
4 4 (5.00%) .NET
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) ODBC
5 3 (3.75%) Backbone.js
5 3 (3.75%) jQuery
5 3 (3.75%) RESTful
5 3 (3.75%) LESS
5 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.50%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.25%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.25%) Jinja
7 1 (1.25%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) iPhone
2 22 (27.50%) Blackberry
3 20 (25.00%) iPad
4 10 (12.50%) User Experience
5 6 (7.50%) BYOD
6 5 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.25%) Handset
8 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Windows
2 22 (27.50%) Windows 7
3 17 (21.25%) Android
4 12 (15.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.75%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.00%) Linux
6 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (11.25%) Project Management
3 8 (10.00%) Migration
3 8 (10.00%) ITIL
3 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
4 7 (8.75%) Android Development
4 7 (8.75%) iOS Development
5 6 (7.50%) Change Control
6 5 (6.25%) OOP
6 5 (6.25%) Change Management
7 4 (5.00%) Scrum
7 4 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (5.00%) TDD
7 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.00%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.75%) Mobile Development
8 3 (3.75%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) Java
2 6 (7.50%) Objective-C
3 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.00%) C#
4 4 (5.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.50%) C
6 1 (1.25%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (3.75%) MCP
1 3 (3.75%) MCSE
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.75%) XenApp
3 6 (7.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) Citrix
3 8 (10.00%) Dell
4 6 (7.50%) HP
5 4 (5.00%) McAfee
6 3 (3.75%) Remedy
6 3 (3.75%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.50%) Apple
7 2 (2.50%) Altiris
8 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.25%) BMC
8 1 (1.25%) Nokia
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco
8 1 (1.25%) Adobe
8 1 (1.25%) Polycom
8 1 (1.25%) Tandberg
8 1 (1.25%) Tableau
8 1 (1.25%) Facebook
8 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
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