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 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 512 486 486
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 66 83 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.55% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 59 45
Average daily rate
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£300 £216 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -38.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £194 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £413 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £288 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -61.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -61.33%
Smartphone
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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
16171 15218 16173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.95% 31.55% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9949 9558 9540
Average daily rate £413 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 614 799
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £42.50 £45.00
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 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 19 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 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
London -18 28 £260 +22.06% 13
South East +20 21 £313 +56.25% 21
East of England -17 10 £120 -58.26% 4
East Midlands +4 5 £350 - 1
North West -10 1 £375 +17.64% 1
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
South West - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 (31.50%) Windows
2 38 (29.92%) MS Office
2 38 (29.92%) Android
3 34 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (25.98%) Apple iOS
5 31 (24.41%) Microsoft
6 25 (19.69%) Windows 7
6 25 (19.69%) Mobile App
7 24 (18.90%) Finance
8 23 (18.11%) User Experience
9 17 (13.39%) Photoshop
10 16 (12.60%) Adobe Illustrator
11 15 (11.81%) Active Directory
11 15 (11.81%) iPad
12 14 (11.02%) Java
13 13 (10.24%) LAN
13 13 (10.24%) Wireless
13 13 (10.24%) iOS Development
14 12 (9.45%) Android Development
14 12 (9.45%) WAN
15 11 (8.66%) Windows XP
15 11 (8.66%) Blackberry
15 11 (8.66%) iPhone
15 11 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (8.66%) Marketing
16 10 (7.87%) Axure RP
16 10 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (7.87%) Adobe
16 10 (7.87%) Linux
16 10 (7.87%) ITIL

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (3.94%) Lync
2 4 (3.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.57%) CMS
4 2 (1.57%) Drupal
4 2 (1.57%) WordPress
4 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (29.92%) MS Office
2 17 (13.39%) Photoshop
3 16 (12.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
5 6 (4.72%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.79%) MS Project
7 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Office 365
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) LAN
1 13 (10.24%) Wireless
2 12 (9.45%) WAN
3 8 (6.30%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.51%) VPN
4 7 (5.51%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.36%) DNS
5 3 (2.36%) DHCP
6 2 (1.57%) 2G
6 2 (1.57%) VoIP
6 2 (1.57%) 3G
6 2 (1.57%) 4G
7 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.79%) Telnet
7 1 (0.79%) Intranet
7 1 (0.79%) Internet
7 1 (0.79%) Firewall
7 1 (0.79%) LDAP
7 1 (0.79%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) MySQL
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.57%) Azkaban
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.94%) Gerrit
4 4 (3.15%) TestDirector
5 3 (2.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (1.57%) JIRA
6 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.57%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 24 (18.90%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Marketing
3 8 (6.30%) Banking
4 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.51%) Retail
5 6 (4.72%) Advertising
6 5 (3.94%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.36%) Legal
8 3 (2.36%) Publishing
9 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.79%) Law
10 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (19.69%) Analyst
2 22 (17.32%) Developer
3 11 (8.66%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (8.66%) Architect
3 11 (8.66%) Designer
4 10 (7.87%) Support Analyst
5 8 (6.30%) Service Analyst
5 8 (6.30%) Desktop Support
5 8 (6.30%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (6.30%) Android Developer
6 7 (5.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (4.72%) Systems Architect
8 5 (3.94%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.94%) UI Designer
9 4 (3.15%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.15%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.15%) Desktop Technician
9 4 (3.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) Flash
1 10 (7.87%) HTML
2 8 (6.30%) Android SDK
3 5 (3.94%) HTML5
3 5 (3.94%) CSS
3 5 (3.94%) .NET
3 5 (3.94%) Web Services
4 4 (3.15%) jQuery
4 4 (3.15%) iOS SDK
4 4 (3.15%) CSS3
5 3 (2.36%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.57%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.57%) JSON
6 2 (1.57%) wxWidgets
6 2 (1.57%) XML
6 2 (1.57%) SOAP
6 2 (1.57%) Ember.js
6 2 (1.57%) Kafka
6 2 (1.57%) Sass
6 2 (1.57%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.69%) Mobile App
2 23 (18.11%) User Experience
3 15 (11.81%) iPad
4 11 (8.66%) Blackberry
4 11 (8.66%) iPhone
5 6 (4.72%) Fat Client
5 6 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (4.72%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.72%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.94%) Social Media
6 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.94%) EPoS
6 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.94%) FMCG
7 4 (3.15%) Handset
7 4 (3.15%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (3.15%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.57%) PDA
10 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.50%) Windows
2 38 (29.92%) Android
3 33 (25.98%) Apple iOS
4 25 (19.69%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.66%) Windows XP
5 11 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (7.87%) Linux
7 7 (5.51%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.94%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.15%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.36%) VMS
11 2 (1.57%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.79%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.79%) CentOS
12 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (10.24%) iOS Development
3 12 (9.45%) Android Development
4 10 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (7.87%) ITIL
5 9 (7.09%) E-Commerce
5 9 (7.09%) TDD
6 8 (6.30%) Migration
7 5 (3.94%) Test Automation
7 5 (3.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (3.94%) BDD
7 5 (3.94%) Problem Management
7 5 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (3.94%) Software Engineering
7 5 (3.94%) Document Management
8 4 (3.15%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.15%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (3.15%) SEO
8 4 (3.15%) Scrum
8 4 (3.15%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.02%) Java
2 6 (4.72%) Python
2 6 (4.72%) PHP
3 4 (3.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.15%) Perl
3 4 (3.15%) C#
3 4 (3.15%) C++
4 3 (2.36%) SQL
4 3 (2.36%) Ruby
5 2 (1.57%) Scala
6 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.09%) MCP
2 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.72%) Degree
4 5 (3.94%) MCSE
5 4 (3.15%) MCTS
5 4 (3.15%) MCSA
5 4 (3.15%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.36%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.36%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.57%) ISEB
7 2 (1.57%) PMP
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.79%) CCNA
8 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.79%) MCITP
8 1 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.79%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) QA
2 6 (4.72%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.15%) XenApp
2 4 (3.15%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Puppet
1 4 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 31 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) Adobe
3 9 (7.09%) Citrix
4 7 (5.51%) Apple
5 6 (4.72%) Polycom
5 6 (4.72%) SAP
5 6 (4.72%) Avaya
6 5 (3.94%) Facebook
7 3 (2.36%) Twitter
7 3 (2.36%) Appcelerator
8 2 (1.57%) Cisco
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle
8 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.57%) Tableau
9 1 (0.79%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.79%) Websense
9 1 (0.79%) CQG
9 1 (0.79%) Symantec
9 1 (0.79%) Remedy
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