The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 393 389 383
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 15 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 21
Average daily rate £275 £295 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -12.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £268 £415
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -35.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.11 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-17.27% -0.91%
Smartphone
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7569 7666 8365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.15% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 5373 5683
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 151 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.02% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £48.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in London

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in London

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in London

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +25 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £163 -
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (36.36%) MS Office
3 10 (22.73%) Adobe
3 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 10 (22.73%) Law
3 10 (22.73%) Legal
4 9 (20.45%) Banking
5 8 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (18.18%) Degree
5 8 (18.18%) e-Learning
5 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 8 (18.18%) Windows
5 8 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 8 (18.18%) Acrobat
5 8 (18.18%) Adobe Captivate
5 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 8 (18.18%) WebEx
6 7 (15.91%) User Experience
6 7 (15.91%) Apple
6 7 (15.91%) HTML
6 7 (15.91%) Finance
7 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 6 (13.64%) Retail
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 6 (13.64%) Citrix
7 6 (13.64%) Android
8 5 (11.36%) HTML5
8 5 (11.36%) CSS3

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Node.js
2 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Office
2 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 8 (18.18%) Acrobat
3 8 (18.18%) Adobe Captivate
3 8 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.27%) Blender
5 1 (2.27%) SketchUp
5 1 (2.27%) Solid Edge
5 1 (2.27%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (2.27%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) WebEx
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Grunt
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Bower
3 1 (2.27%) Clang
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) gulp
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 10 (22.73%) Law
1 10 (22.73%) Legal
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Finance
4 6 (13.64%) Retail
4 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.82%) Electronics
6 2 (4.55%) Publishing
7 1 (2.27%) Automotive
7 1 (2.27%) Back Office
7 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) IT Trainer
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Trainer
3 8 (18.18%) Trainer
4 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 4 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Break Fix Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.82%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) HTML
2 5 (11.36%) CSS
2 5 (11.36%) CSS3
2 5 (11.36%) HTML5
2 5 (11.36%) LESS
2 5 (11.36%) Sass
3 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 4 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (6.82%) SOAP
5 2 (4.55%) Software Packaging
5 2 (4.55%) Swing
6 1 (2.27%) Django
6 1 (2.27%) Java EE
6 1 (2.27%) JAX-RS
6 1 (2.27%) Jinja
6 1 (2.27%) JSON
6 1 (2.27%) LLVM
6 1 (2.27%) Mustache
6 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 8 (18.18%) e-Learning
2 7 (15.91%) User Experience
3 4 (9.09%) BYOD
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) EPoS
5 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.55%) Handset
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.55%) PKI
6 1 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.27%) iPhone
6 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) Social Media
6 1 (2.27%) STB
6 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
1 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 6 (13.64%) Android
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.36%) Front End Development
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 4 (9.09%) OO
4 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.82%) Service Management
4 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.55%) ITSM
5 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.55%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (2.27%) CAD
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) Industrial Design
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.27%) TDD
6 1 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) Objective-C
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) Apple Swift
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) XenApp
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.55%) XenServer
4 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Adobe
3 7 (15.91%) Apple
4 6 (13.64%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.55%) BMC
5 2 (4.55%) FactSet
5 2 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) Motorola
5 2 (4.55%) Nokia
5 2 (4.55%) Remedy
5 2 (4.55%) Reuters
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) Avaya
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.27%) Facebook
6 1 (2.27%) iManage
6 1 (2.27%) Polycom
6 1 (2.27%) Sony
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter