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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 509 485 479
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 69 78 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.60% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 61 47
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£313 £213 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.71% -39.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £181 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -61.33%
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
13209 12944 13581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.85% 26.50% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8026 8110 8038
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 549 721
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £44.67 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -39.00%

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 2 September 2014.

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
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 2 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
London -21 25 £270 +26.76% 21
South East +14 22 £313 +13.63% 7
East of England -15 11 £225 -20.00% 5
East Midlands +8 6 £400 -
Yorkshire - 4 £385 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 2
South West - - - - 5
North West - - - - 2
Smartphone
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Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 40 (30.77%) Android
2 38 (29.23%) Apple iOS
3 37 (28.46%) Windows
4 35 (26.92%) MS Office
5 27 (20.77%) Microsoft
5 27 (20.77%) Finance
5 27 (20.77%) Mobile App
6 22 (16.92%) Windows 7
7 17 (13.08%) iPad
7 17 (13.08%) iOS Development
7 17 (13.08%) Photoshop
7 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (12.31%) Java
9 15 (11.54%) HTML
10 14 (10.77%) Wireless
10 14 (10.77%) Android Development
11 13 (10.00%) QA
12 12 (9.23%) Active Directory
12 12 (9.23%) LAN
12 12 (9.23%) Blackberry
13 11 (8.46%) WAN
13 11 (8.46%) Linux
13 11 (8.46%) Marketing
13 11 (8.46%) iPhone
14 10 (7.69%) Axure RP
14 10 (7.69%) HTML5
14 10 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (7.69%) Flash
14 10 (7.69%) MS Excel

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 5 (3.85%) CMS
1 5 (3.85%) Lync
2 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.31%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.54%) Drupal
4 2 (1.54%) WordPress
4 2 (1.54%) Confluence
4 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (26.92%) MS Office
2 17 (13.08%) Photoshop
3 16 (12.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 6 (4.62%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.77%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.77%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.54%) Office 365
1 2 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.77%) Wireless
2 12 (9.23%) LAN
3 11 (8.46%) WAN
4 8 (6.15%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.38%) VPN
5 7 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.08%) DNS
6 4 (3.08%) DHCP
7 2 (1.54%) Broadband
7 2 (1.54%) Internet
7 2 (1.54%) 3G
7 2 (1.54%) 4G
7 2 (1.54%) VoIP
7 2 (1.54%) FTP
7 2 (1.54%) 2G
8 1 (0.77%) NFC
8 1 (0.77%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.77%) NAS
8 1 (0.77%) Telnet
8 1 (0.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.54%) MySQL
1 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (1.54%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.85%) Gerrit
3 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.08%) TestDirector
5 3 (2.31%) Subversion
5 3 (2.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (1.54%) JIRA
6 2 (1.54%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.77%) Xcode
7 1 (0.77%) Selenium
7 1 (0.77%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.77%) Jasmine
General
1 27 (20.77%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Marketing
3 9 (6.92%) Banking
4 8 (6.15%) Retail
5 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.62%) Advertising
6 6 (4.62%) Publishing
6 6 (4.62%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.77%) Law
9 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (18.46%) Developer
1 24 (18.46%) Analyst
2 12 (9.23%) Architect
3 11 (8.46%) Support Analyst
3 11 (8.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (8.46%) Designer
3 11 (8.46%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (4.62%) Android Developer
4 6 (4.62%) Service Analyst
4 6 (4.62%) Desktop Support
4 6 (4.62%) Systems Architect
5 5 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (3.85%) UI Designer
5 5 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 5 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 5 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (3.08%) Desktop Technician
6 4 (3.08%) iOS Developer
6 4 (3.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.54%) HTML
2 10 (7.69%) CSS
2 10 (7.69%) Flash
2 10 (7.69%) HTML5
3 9 (6.92%) CSS3
4 8 (6.15%) jQuery
5 6 (4.62%) Web Services
5 6 (4.62%) Android SDK
6 5 (3.85%) Ajax
7 4 (3.08%) JSON
7 4 (3.08%) iOS SDK
7 4 (3.08%) XML
7 4 (3.08%) .NET
7 4 (3.08%) Sencha Touch
8 3 (2.31%) Struts2
8 3 (2.31%) SOAP
8 3 (2.31%) Struts
8 3 (2.31%) Spring
8 3 (2.31%) REST
8 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.77%) Mobile App
2 17 (13.08%) iPad
3 12 (9.23%) Blackberry
4 11 (8.46%) iPhone
5 7 (5.38%) Thin Client
5 7 (5.38%) Fat Client
6 6 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.62%) Visualisation
6 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.85%) EPoS
7 5 (3.85%) Handset
7 5 (3.85%) Social Media
8 4 (3.08%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (3.08%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.31%) FMCG
9 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.54%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.54%) PDA
11 1 (0.77%) Statistics
11 1 (0.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.77%) Android
2 38 (29.23%) Apple iOS
3 37 (28.46%) Windows
4 22 (16.92%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.46%) Linux
6 9 (6.92%) Windows XP
6 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.15%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.85%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.31%) VMS
11 2 (1.54%) VxWorks
11 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.77%) CentOS
12 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.77%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (13.08%) iOS Development
2 14 (10.77%) Android Development
3 10 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (6.92%) OO
4 9 (6.92%) E-Commerce
5 8 (6.15%) ITIL
5 8 (6.15%) TDD
5 8 (6.15%) Migration
6 6 (4.62%) Unit Testing
7 5 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 5 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (3.85%) Test Automation
7 5 (3.85%) BDD
7 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (3.85%) Document Management
8 4 (3.08%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (3.08%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.31%) Java
2 9 (6.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.62%) PHP
3 6 (4.62%) Python
4 5 (3.85%) C++
5 4 (3.08%) C#
5 4 (3.08%) Perl
6 3 (2.31%) SQL
6 3 (2.31%) Ruby
7 2 (1.54%) Scala
8 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) MCP
2 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.62%) Degree
4 5 (3.85%) MCSE
5 4 (3.08%) MCSA
5 4 (3.08%) A+ Certification
5 4 (3.08%) MCTS
6 3 (2.31%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.54%) MCITP
7 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.54%) MCDST
7 2 (1.54%) PMP
7 2 (1.54%) ISEB
8 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.77%) CCNA
8 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.00%) QA
2 6 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.85%) XenApp
2 5 (3.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (3.08%) Puppet
2 1 (0.77%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (20.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.69%) Adobe
2 10 (7.69%) Citrix
3 7 (5.38%) Apple
4 6 (4.62%) Avaya
4 6 (4.62%) Polycom
5 5 (3.85%) Facebook
6 4 (3.08%) Sencha
6 4 (3.08%) SAP
7 3 (2.31%) Appcelerator
7 3 (2.31%) Twitter
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle
8 2 (1.54%) Tableau
8 2 (1.54%) Cisco
8 2 (1.54%) CQG
8 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.54%) Reuters
8 2 (1.54%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.77%) Remedy
9 1 (0.77%) McAfee
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