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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 519 476 475
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -1
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 64 81 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.62% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 62 47
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£330 £213 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.92% -37.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £168 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -58.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £14.50 £16.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £14.90 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -60.00%
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
13318 13007 13591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.13% 26.73% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8065 8115 8051
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 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 564 721
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 August 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
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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
South East +16 23 £313 -10.71% 23
London -27 19 £300 +40.84% 18
East of England -22 11 £225 +5.88% 2
East Midlands +5 6 £400 -
Yorkshire - 4 £385 -
West Midlands -21 1 £375 -
South West - - - - 4
North West - - - - 2
Smartphone
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Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (30.95%) Android
2 38 (30.16%) Apple iOS
3 35 (27.78%) Windows
4 31 (24.60%) MS Office
5 29 (23.02%) Finance
6 26 (20.63%) Mobile App
7 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
8 20 (15.87%) Windows 7
9 17 (13.49%) iOS Development
9 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (12.70%) Photoshop
10 16 (12.70%) Java
10 16 (12.70%) iPad
11 15 (11.90%) HTML
11 15 (11.90%) Wireless
11 15 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
12 14 (11.11%) Android Development
13 13 (10.32%) QA
13 13 (10.32%) Blackberry
14 12 (9.52%) Citrix
14 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
15 11 (8.73%) Linux
15 11 (8.73%) CSS
15 11 (8.73%) Marketing
16 10 (7.94%) HTML5
16 10 (7.94%) iPhone
16 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (7.94%) OO
16 10 (7.94%) JavaScript
16 10 (7.94%) Active Directory

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.97%) Lync
2 5 (3.97%) CMS
3 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.59%) Drupal
4 2 (1.59%) WordPress
4 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.59%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (24.60%) MS Office
2 16 (12.70%) Photoshop
3 15 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
5 6 (4.76%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Office 365
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.90%) Wireless
2 10 (7.94%) LAN
2 10 (7.94%) WAN
3 9 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (4.76%) VPN
5 6 (4.76%) DNS
5 6 (4.76%) DHCP
6 5 (3.97%) Internet
7 4 (3.17%) FTP
8 2 (1.59%) 2G
8 2 (1.59%) NFC
8 2 (1.59%) Broadband
8 2 (1.59%) 3G
8 2 (1.59%) 4G
9 1 (0.79%) Telnet
9 1 (0.79%) Intranet
9 1 (0.79%) Firewall
9 1 (0.79%) PBX
9 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.59%) MySQL
1 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (1.59%) Azkaban
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.97%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.97%) Gerrit
3 5 (3.97%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.17%) TestDirector
5 3 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (2.38%) Subversion
6 2 (1.59%) JIRA
6 2 (1.59%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.79%) Selenium
7 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 29 (23.02%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Marketing
3 9 (7.14%) Banking
4 8 (6.35%) Retail
4 8 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.76%) Advertising
5 6 (4.76%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.97%) Publishing
7 2 (1.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (20.63%) Developer
2 22 (17.46%) Analyst
3 12 (9.52%) Architect
4 11 (8.73%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (8.73%) Mobile Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Designer
5 10 (7.94%) Support Analyst
6 6 (4.76%) Systems Architect
6 6 (4.76%) Android Developer
7 5 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (3.97%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 5 (3.97%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (3.97%) Service Analyst
7 5 (3.97%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.97%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.17%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (3.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.17%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (3.17%) UI Designer
8 4 (3.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.90%) HTML
2 11 (8.73%) CSS
3 10 (7.94%) HTML5
4 9 (7.14%) Flash
4 9 (7.14%) jQuery
4 9 (7.14%) CSS3
5 7 (5.56%) Web Services
6 6 (4.76%) Android SDK
7 5 (3.97%) .NET
7 5 (3.97%) Ajax
8 4 (3.17%) JSON
8 4 (3.17%) XML
8 4 (3.17%) iOS SDK
8 4 (3.17%) Sencha Touch
9 3 (2.38%) Struts2
9 3 (2.38%) REST
9 3 (2.38%) SOAP
9 3 (2.38%) Struts
9 3 (2.38%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.63%) Mobile App
2 16 (12.70%) iPad
3 13 (10.32%) Blackberry
4 10 (7.94%) iPhone
5 8 (6.35%) Fat Client
5 8 (6.35%) Thin Client
6 6 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.76%) Visualisation
7 5 (3.97%) Social Media
7 5 (3.97%) EPoS
7 5 (3.97%) Handset
8 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.17%) Smartcard
8 4 (3.17%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (2.38%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.59%) PDA
11 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.95%) Android
2 38 (30.16%) Apple iOS
3 35 (27.78%) Windows
4 20 (15.87%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.73%) Linux
6 9 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.97%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.97%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (3.17%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.38%) VMS
11 2 (1.59%) VxWorks
11 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.79%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.79%) UNIX
12 1 (0.79%) CentOS
12 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.49%) iOS Development
1 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.11%) Android Development
3 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (7.94%) OO
4 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 9 (7.14%) TDD
5 8 (6.35%) Migration
6 6 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 6 (4.76%) ITIL
6 6 (4.76%) BDD
6 6 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (3.97%) Test Automation
7 5 (3.97%) Content Management
7 5 (3.97%) Document Management
7 5 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.17%) SEO
8 4 (3.17%) Scrum
8 4 (3.17%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.70%) Java
2 10 (7.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.76%) Python
3 6 (4.76%) PHP
4 5 (3.97%) C#
4 5 (3.97%) C++
5 4 (3.17%) Perl
6 3 (2.38%) SQL
6 3 (2.38%) Ruby
7 2 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.14%) MCP
1 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.97%) MCSE
3 4 (3.17%) MCDST
3 4 (3.17%) MCITP
3 4 (3.17%) MCTS
3 4 (3.17%) MCSA
3 4 (3.17%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.38%) Degree
5 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.59%) ISEB
5 2 (1.59%) PMP
6 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.32%) QA
2 6 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) XenApp
2 4 (3.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) Puppet
1 4 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Citrix
3 9 (7.14%) Adobe
4 8 (6.35%) Apple
5 6 (4.76%) Polycom
5 6 (4.76%) Avaya
6 5 (3.97%) Facebook
7 4 (3.17%) Reuters
7 4 (3.17%) Bloomberg
7 4 (3.17%) CQG
7 4 (3.17%) Sencha
8 3 (2.38%) Appcelerator
8 3 (2.38%) Twitter
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle
9 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.59%) Tableau
9 2 (1.59%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.79%) Websense
10 1 (0.79%) McAfee
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