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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 397 371 357
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -14
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 29 49 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.51% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 34
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£166 £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.91% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £199 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.20% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £15.00 £83.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -
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
8744 9589 9128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.46% 37.84% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6105 6745 6293
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
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 £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 164 224
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.03 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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 +9 7 £243 -36.39% 3
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) MS Office
3 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
6 11 (20.75%) Apple iOS
6 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
6 11 (20.75%) Blackberry
7 10 (18.87%) Android
8 9 (16.98%) Finance
8 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
9 8 (15.09%) Wireless
10 7 (13.21%) MCP
10 7 (13.21%) A+ Certification
11 6 (11.32%) Citrix
11 6 (11.32%) QA
11 6 (11.32%) iPhone
11 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
11 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
11 6 (11.32%) User Experience
11 6 (11.32%) iPad
12 5 (9.43%) iOS Development
12 5 (9.43%) FMCG
12 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
12 5 (9.43%) MCDST
12 5 (9.43%) MCITP
12 5 (9.43%) Marketing
12 5 (9.43%) Windows Vista

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.89%) Lync
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (33.96%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Wireless
2 5 (9.43%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
2 5 (9.43%) DHCP
2 5 (9.43%) FTP
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) VoIP
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (1.89%) NFC
4 1 (1.89%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.89%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) PBX
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) TestDirector
2 3 (5.66%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Advertising
4 3 (5.66%) Publishing
5 1 (1.89%) Games
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Support Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Desktop Support
4 6 (11.32%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (7.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Designer
7 3 (5.66%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
1 2 (3.77%) Flash
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
2 1 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Blackberry
1 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.32%) iPad
2 6 (11.32%) iPhone
2 6 (11.32%) User Experience
3 5 (9.43%) FMCG
3 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
3 5 (9.43%) Thin Client
3 5 (9.43%) Smartcard
4 4 (7.55%) Handset
4 4 (7.55%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Taxonomies
5 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.89%) Open Source
7 1 (1.89%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
3 11 (20.75%) Apple iOS
4 10 (18.87%) Android
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
6 5 (9.43%) Mac OS X
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.66%) Linux
7 3 (5.66%) VMS
8 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
2 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (9.43%) TDD
3 5 (9.43%) iOS Development
4 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
4 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
5 3 (5.66%) Android Development
5 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
5 3 (5.66%) Information Management
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL
5 3 (5.66%) SEO
5 3 (5.66%) Workflow
5 3 (5.66%) Scrum
6 2 (3.77%) Analytics
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.77%) BDD
6 2 (3.77%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.89%) Ruby
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) MCP
1 7 (13.21%) A+ Certification
2 5 (9.43%) MCDST
2 5 (9.43%) MCITP
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.89%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Citrix
3 5 (9.43%) CQG
3 5 (9.43%) SAP
3 5 (9.43%) Apple
3 5 (9.43%) Reuters
3 5 (9.43%) Bloomberg
4 3 (5.66%) Facebook
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe
5 2 (3.77%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) Websense
6 1 (1.89%) Polycom
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya
6 1 (1.89%) Peregrine
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