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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smartphone
Rank 391 410 368
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -42
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 24 23 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.096% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.26% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 50
Average daily rate
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£475 £273 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.31% +27.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.25 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +37.93%
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8622 8947 9751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.36% 37.37% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5961 5951 6649
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £277
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 155 183 197
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +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 28 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Apple iOS
3 14 (35.90%) Android
4 13 (33.33%) iPhone
4 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 13 (33.33%) iPad
4 13 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 12 (30.77%) JSON
5 12 (30.77%) Web Services
5 12 (30.77%) iOS Development
6 11 (28.21%) Android Development
6 11 (28.21%) UIKit
6 11 (28.21%) CSS
6 11 (28.21%) HTML
6 11 (28.21%) Xcode
6 11 (28.21%) Objective-C
6 11 (28.21%) Subversion
7 10 (25.64%) OOP
8 9 (23.08%) BDD
8 9 (23.08%) Mobile Development
9 7 (17.95%) User Experience
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
10 5 (12.82%) TDD
10 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
10 5 (12.82%) Windows
11 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
11 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
11 4 (10.26%) MS Office
11 4 (10.26%) Change Management

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2 (5.13%) Lync
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (2.56%) Vectorworks
4 1 (2.56%) Solid Edge
4 1 (2.56%) SketchUp
4 1 (2.56%) Blender
4 1 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 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 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Xcode
2 11 (28.21%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.56%) gulp
4 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.56%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) Bower
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Law
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Android Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Designer
4 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) iOS Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Android Developer
7 1 (2.56%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Programme Director
7 1 (2.56%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Industrial Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
1 12 (30.77%) JSON
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
2 11 (28.21%) CSS
2 11 (28.21%) UIKit
3 4 (10.26%) CSS3
3 4 (10.26%) HTML5
4 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
4 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.69%) Android SDK
4 3 (7.69%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) RESTful
5 2 (5.13%) iOS SDK
5 2 (5.13%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) Django
6 1 (2.56%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.56%) XMPP
6 1 (2.56%) Jinja
6 1 (2.56%) Mustache
6 1 (2.56%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) iPhone
1 13 (33.33%) iPad
2 7 (17.95%) User Experience
3 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.69%) Handset
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.56%) NHS
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.56%) STB
6 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 14 (35.90%) Android
3 5 (12.82%) Windows
4 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 12 (30.77%) iOS Development
4 11 (28.21%) Android Development
5 10 (25.64%) OOP
6 9 (23.08%) Mobile Development
6 9 (23.08%) BDD
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
8 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 3 (7.69%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) ITIL
10 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.13%) Industrial Design
10 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.56%) Test Management
11 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.56%) Cash Management
11 1 (2.56%) 3D Rendering
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) Objective-C
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) HP
2 3 (7.69%) Nokia
2 3 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (5.13%) Dell
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) Sony
3 2 (5.13%) Motorola
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
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%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Remedy
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