The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 53 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.63% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.23 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -14.64%
Smartphone
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
162 166 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 33.89% 25.62% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 87 80
Median daily rate £300 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £204 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 24 30
Median hourly rate £23.75 £19.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -30.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £42.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Smartphone as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Smartphone across the Essex region.

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the Essex region.

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 1 £400 - 2
Smartphone
East of England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) BYOD
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Proofpoint
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) BYOD
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Proofpoint