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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smartphone
Rank 387 392 357
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -35
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 26 23 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.098% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.26% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 53
Average daily rate
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£475 £273 £206
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.31% +32.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £227 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.25 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%
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
8440 8788 9404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.00% 37.44% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5874 5909 6345
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 166 202
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £14.04 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Smartphone Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 August 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
City of London -20 1 £320 -7.24% 2
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) iPhone
2 15 (38.46%) Apple iOS
3 14 (35.90%) Android
4 13 (33.33%) iPad
5 12 (30.77%) iOS Development
5 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Web Services
6 11 (28.21%) HTML
6 11 (28.21%) Subversion
6 11 (28.21%) CSS
6 11 (28.21%) Xcode
6 11 (28.21%) Objective-C
6 11 (28.21%) JSON
6 11 (28.21%) UIKit
7 10 (25.64%) Android Development
7 10 (25.64%) OOP
8 9 (23.08%) Mobile Development
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (20.51%) BDD
10 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) MS Office
11 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.38%) Project Management
11 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
11 6 (15.38%) User Experience
12 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
12 5 (12.82%) Migration
13 4 (10.26%) TDD

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (10.26%) Lync
2 3 (7.69%) MS Project Server
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) MS Project
3 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
1 1 (2.56%) H.323
1 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.56%) Wireless
1 1 (2.56%) Multicast
1 1 (2.56%) Telepresence
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Xcode
2 11 (28.21%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.56%) Grunt
3 1 (2.56%) Bower
3 1 (2.56%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.56%) gulp
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Law
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Interactive Media
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Mobile Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Android Developer
3 4 (10.26%) iOS Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (5.13%) Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Android Developer
6 1 (2.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Programme Director
6 1 (2.56%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) UX Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
2 11 (28.21%) JSON
2 11 (28.21%) UIKit
2 11 (28.21%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) HTML5
3 4 (10.26%) CSS3
4 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
4 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.69%) jQuery
4 3 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.13%) RESTful
5 2 (5.13%) Android SDK
5 2 (5.13%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) Jinja
6 1 (2.56%) Mustache
6 1 (2.56%) WebRTC
6 1 (2.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) iPhone
2 13 (33.33%) iPad
3 6 (15.38%) User Experience
4 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.56%) Handset
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 14 (35.90%) Android
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
4 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
2 12 (30.77%) iOS Development
3 10 (25.64%) Android Development
3 10 (25.64%) OOP
4 9 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 8 (20.51%) BDD
6 6 (15.38%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) Migration
8 4 (10.26%) Scrum
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
8 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 3 (7.69%) UML
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.13%) ITIL
10 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.56%) Quality Management
11 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) Objective-C
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (5.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Nokia
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Remedy
4 1 (2.56%) McAfee
4 1 (2.56%) Sony
4 1 (2.56%) Mitel
4 1 (2.56%) Altiris
4 1 (2.56%) Polycom
4 1 (2.56%) Tandberg
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco