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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smartphone
Rank 511 484 437
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -47
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 52 55 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.39% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 52
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£256 £394 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.92% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £199 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £488 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
-36.74% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Average hourly rate £17.61 £15.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.47% -56.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.45 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.73 £17.05 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £15.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+9.63% +27.08%
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
14081 14023 12433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.49% 31.50% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8990 8805 7549
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 564 583 745
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 29 £250 -28.57% 8
South East -31 10 £325 -18.75% 5
North West 0 4 £268 - 3
East Midlands - 4 £190 -
East of England - 3 £100 - 2
Yorkshire -12 1 £110 - 2
South West -19 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Smartphone
UK

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 57 (53.27%) Windows
2 43 (40.19%) Microsoft
3 39 (36.45%) MS Office
4 33 (30.84%) Windows 7
5 29 (27.10%) Blackberry
6 28 (26.17%) Android
7 19 (17.76%) Citrix
8 18 (16.82%) Apple iOS
9 17 (15.89%) Finance
9 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
10 16 (14.95%) Wireless
11 15 (14.02%) MCP
11 15 (14.02%) Active Directory
12 14 (13.08%) A+ Certification
12 14 (13.08%) Thin Client
12 14 (13.08%) ITIL
12 14 (13.08%) Fat Client
13 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (10.28%) DNS
15 11 (10.28%) DHCP
15 11 (10.28%) Java
15 11 (10.28%) Internet
15 11 (10.28%) Bloomberg
15 11 (10.28%) Mobile App
16 10 (9.35%) User Experience
16 10 (9.35%) Windows 8
16 10 (9.35%) Reuters
16 10 (9.35%) Smartcard

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.61%) Lync
3 2 (1.87%) WordPress
4 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 39 (36.45%) MS Office
2 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.61%) Photoshop
4 5 (4.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (3.74%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.93%) MS Project
6 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) SaaS
1 2 (1.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.95%) Wireless
2 11 (10.28%) DHCP
2 11 (10.28%) DNS
2 11 (10.28%) Internet
3 10 (9.35%) FTP
3 10 (9.35%) LAN
4 9 (8.41%) WAN
5 4 (3.74%) VoIP
5 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.80%) VPN
7 2 (1.87%) 3G
7 2 (1.87%) PBX
7 2 (1.87%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.93%) Network Security
8 1 (0.93%) LTE
8 1 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.93%) SMS
8 1 (0.93%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.93%) ADSL
8 1 (0.93%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Xcode
1 3 (2.80%) Axure RP
1 3 (2.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (1.87%) TestPartner
2 2 (1.87%) Selenium
2 2 (1.87%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.93%) Hudson
General
1 17 (15.89%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.61%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.61%) Advertising
3 6 (5.61%) Publishing
4 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.87%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (26.17%) Analyst
2 20 (18.69%) Developer
3 19 (17.76%) Desktop Support
4 18 (16.82%) Support Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) Help Desk Support
6 10 (9.35%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) Help Desk Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Mobile Developer
7 9 (8.41%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (8.41%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Service Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (5.61%) iOS Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Android Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Architect
12 4 (3.74%) Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) .NET
2 6 (5.61%) HTML
3 5 (4.67%) HTML5
3 5 (4.67%) CSS3
3 5 (4.67%) CSS
4 4 (3.74%) jQuery
5 3 (2.80%) JSON
5 3 (2.80%) J2EE
5 3 (2.80%) Flash
5 3 (2.80%) J2ME
5 3 (2.80%) LESS
5 3 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.87%) Android SDK
6 2 (1.87%) Ember.js
6 2 (1.87%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.87%) SOAP
6 2 (1.87%) Web Services
6 2 (1.87%) XML
6 2 (1.87%) Sass
7 1 (0.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.10%) Blackberry
2 14 (13.08%) Thin Client
2 14 (13.08%) Fat Client
3 11 (10.28%) Mobile App
4 10 (9.35%) User Experience
4 10 (9.35%) Smartcard
5 9 (8.41%) iPhone
6 8 (7.48%) FMCG
7 6 (5.61%) iPad
8 5 (4.67%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.74%) Taxonomies
10 3 (2.80%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.93%) PMI
12 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (53.27%) Windows
2 33 (30.84%) Windows 7
3 28 (26.17%) Android
4 18 (16.82%) Apple iOS
5 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.35%) Windows 8
6 10 (9.35%) Windows Vista
7 7 (6.54%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.74%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.93%) UNIX
10 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.08%) ITIL
2 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (7.48%) Problem Management
3 8 (7.48%) iOS Development
4 7 (6.54%) Android Development
4 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
5 6 (5.61%) E-Commerce
5 6 (5.61%) SEO
6 5 (4.67%) TDD
6 5 (4.67%) OO
6 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (3.74%) Change Control
7 4 (3.74%) Business Development
7 4 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.74%) Cash Management
7 4 (3.74%) Asset Management
7 4 (3.74%) Information Management
7 4 (3.74%) Workflow
7 4 (3.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.28%) Java
2 5 (4.67%) C
2 5 (4.67%) SQL
3 4 (3.74%) C#
3 4 (3.74%) C++
3 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.74%) PHP
3 4 (3.74%) Ruby
4 3 (2.80%) VC++
5 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.93%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) MCP
2 14 (13.08%) A+ Certification
3 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.35%) MCDST
4 10 (9.35%) MCITP
5 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.67%) Degree
7 4 (3.74%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.93%) MCSE
9 1 (0.93%) CCNA
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) SLA
1 3 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.67%) XenApp
3 4 (3.74%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (2.80%) SCCM
2 2 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (40.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) Citrix
3 11 (10.28%) Bloomberg
4 10 (9.35%) Reuters
4 10 (9.35%) CQG
5 9 (8.41%) SAP
6 8 (7.48%) HP
7 6 (5.61%) Syclo
8 4 (3.74%) Remedy
8 4 (3.74%) Cisco
8 4 (3.74%) Adobe
9 3 (2.80%) Dell
9 3 (2.80%) Avaya
9 3 (2.80%) Peregrine
9 3 (2.80%) Apple
9 3 (2.80%) Facebook
9 3 (2.80%) Polycom
10 2 (1.87%) Twitter
11 1 (0.93%) Websense
11 1 (0.93%) Appcelerator
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