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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 522 491 446
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -45
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 63 64 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.43% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 60
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£200 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £202 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £226 £401 £350
% change year-on-year
-43.50% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% -54.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.07 £18.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +26.15%
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
15352 14936 13559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.79% 31.68% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10052 9431 8133
Average daily rate £424 £405 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.69% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 628 765
Average hourly rate £17.13 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.45% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +13 35 £205 -45.33% 14
South East -15 11 £325 +36.69% 7
East Midlands +3 5 £190 -
North West -9 4 £297 -5.12% 3
East of England -13 4 £105 -67.69% 2
West Midlands -7 2 £138 -52.17% 2
Yorkshire -9 1 £110 -
South West -31 1 - - 1
Smartphone
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Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 62 (48.06%) Windows
2 49 (37.98%) MS Office
3 47 (36.43%) Microsoft
4 39 (30.23%) Android
5 36 (27.91%) Windows 7
6 29 (22.48%) Blackberry
7 28 (21.71%) Apple iOS
8 22 (17.05%) Finance
9 19 (14.73%) Citrix
9 19 (14.73%) Wireless
10 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (13.95%) User Experience
11 17 (13.18%) SharePoint
11 17 (13.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (12.40%) MCP
12 16 (12.40%) Mobile App
13 15 (11.63%) LAN
13 15 (11.63%) Thin Client
13 15 (11.63%) Fat Client
14 14 (10.85%) WAN
14 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (10.85%) A+ Certification
15 13 (10.08%) Active Directory
15 13 (10.08%) Telecoms
16 12 (9.30%) ITIL
17 11 (8.53%) Java
17 11 (8.53%) Photoshop
17 11 (8.53%) MS Excel
17 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce
17 11 (8.53%) DHCP

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 17 (13.18%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.98%) Lync
3 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.55%) WordPress
4 2 (1.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 49 (37.98%) MS Office
2 11 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.53%) Photoshop
3 10 (7.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (3.10%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.78%) MS Project
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
1 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.73%) Wireless
2 15 (11.63%) LAN
3 14 (10.85%) WAN
4 11 (8.53%) DHCP
4 11 (8.53%) DNS
5 10 (7.75%) FTP
5 10 (7.75%) TCP/IP
5 10 (7.75%) Internet
6 4 (3.10%) VoIP
6 4 (3.10%) VPN
7 2 (1.55%) 3G
7 2 (1.55%) PBX
7 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.78%) NFC
8 1 (0.78%) Network Security
8 1 (0.78%) LTE
8 1 (0.78%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.78%) NAS
8 1 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Axure RP
2 3 (2.33%) Selenium
2 3 (2.33%) Xcode
2 3 (2.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (2.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.55%) TestPartner
3 2 (1.55%) JIRA
3 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.55%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.78%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (17.05%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.20%) Publishing
4 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.10%) Advertising
5 4 (3.10%) Marketing
6 3 (2.33%) Banking
7 2 (1.55%) Retail
8 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.78%) Games
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Analyst
2 20 (15.50%) Developer
3 19 (14.73%) Support Analyst
4 17 (13.18%) Desktop Support
5 11 (8.53%) Help Desk Support
6 10 (7.75%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 10 (7.75%) Help Desk Analyst
6 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.75%) Designer
7 9 (6.98%) Mobile Developer
7 9 (6.98%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (6.98%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Service Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Android Developer
11 5 (3.88%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) Flash
2 5 (3.88%) HTML
2 5 (3.88%) .NET
2 5 (3.88%) Android SDK
3 4 (3.10%) CSS
3 4 (3.10%) jQuery
3 4 (3.10%) HTML5
3 4 (3.10%) CSS3
4 3 (2.33%) Web Services
4 3 (2.33%) J2EE
4 3 (2.33%) J2ME
5 2 (1.55%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.55%) SOAP
5 2 (1.55%) XML
5 2 (1.55%) Sass
5 2 (1.55%) LESS
5 2 (1.55%) Ember.js
5 2 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.55%) JSON
6 1 (0.78%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.48%) Blackberry
2 18 (13.95%) User Experience
3 16 (12.40%) Mobile App
4 15 (11.63%) Thin Client
4 15 (11.63%) Fat Client
5 10 (7.75%) Smartcard
6 9 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (6.20%) FMCG
8 7 (5.43%) Visualisation
9 6 (4.65%) iPhone
9 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.10%) iPad
10 4 (3.10%) Taxonomies
11 3 (2.33%) EPoS
11 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 62 (48.06%) Windows
2 39 (30.23%) Android
3 36 (27.91%) Windows 7
4 28 (21.71%) Apple iOS
5 17 (13.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.53%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.75%) Windows Vista
8 7 (5.43%) Mac OS X
8 7 (5.43%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.10%) Linux
10 3 (2.33%) VMS
11 2 (1.55%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (9.30%) ITIL
3 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce
4 9 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.20%) Android Development
6 7 (5.43%) iOS Development
7 6 (4.65%) TDD
7 6 (4.65%) SEO
8 5 (3.88%) Software Engineering
8 5 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (3.88%) BDD
9 4 (3.10%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (3.10%) Information Management
9 4 (3.10%) Workflow
9 4 (3.10%) Migration
9 4 (3.10%) Scrum
9 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.33%) OO
10 3 (2.33%) ITSM
10 3 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.53%) Java
2 5 (3.88%) C
2 5 (3.88%) SQL
2 5 (3.88%) Ruby
3 4 (3.10%) C++
3 4 (3.10%) PHP
3 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.33%) VC++
5 2 (1.55%) C#
6 1 (0.78%) Perl
6 1 (0.78%) ABAP
6 1 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) MCP
2 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.85%) A+ Certification
3 10 (7.75%) MCDST
3 10 (7.75%) MCITP
4 6 (4.65%) Degree
4 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.10%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.55%) MCSE
6 2 (1.55%) ISEB
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CCNA
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.88%) XenApp
3 4 (3.10%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 47 (36.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.73%) Citrix
3 11 (8.53%) Bloomberg
4 10 (7.75%) Reuters
4 10 (7.75%) SAP
4 10 (7.75%) Adobe
4 10 (7.75%) CQG
5 9 (6.98%) Apple
6 8 (6.20%) HP
6 8 (6.20%) Avaya
6 8 (6.20%) Polycom
7 6 (4.65%) Syclo
8 4 (3.10%) Cisco
9 3 (2.33%) Dell
9 3 (2.33%) Peregrine
9 3 (2.33%) Appcelerator
9 3 (2.33%) Remedy
10 2 (1.55%) Twitter
11 1 (0.78%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
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