The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 374 364 367
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 26 52 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.65% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 44 33
Average daily rate
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£300 £204 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -41.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £170 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £325 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -58.57%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7029 7954 8187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.69% 32.81% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4723 5500 5533
Average daily rate £450 £463 £462
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 175 196
Average hourly rate £19.75 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Smartphone
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
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 +28 10 £390 +30.00% 7
Docklands, London - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (25.93%) Finance
1 14 (25.93%) Apple iOS
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) Windows
4 10 (18.52%) iPad
4 10 (18.52%) iPhone
4 10 (18.52%) Mobile App
5 9 (16.67%) Android
5 9 (16.67%) QA
5 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.81%) TDD
6 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 8 (14.81%) MS Office
6 8 (14.81%) iOS Development
7 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
7 7 (12.96%) Java
7 7 (12.96%) Photoshop
7 7 (12.96%) Apple
7 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
7 7 (12.96%) Banking
7 7 (12.96%) Wireless
7 7 (12.96%) Marketing
7 7 (12.96%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (11.11%) Fireworks
9 5 (9.26%) Internet
9 5 (9.26%) Citrix
9 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
9 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
9 5 (9.26%) Handset
9 5 (9.26%) Facebook

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 7 (12.96%) Photoshop
2 7 (12.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (11.11%) Fireworks
4 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Wireless
2 5 (9.26%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) DHCP
3 4 (7.41%) FTP
3 4 (7.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) 3G
4 1 (1.85%) LDAP
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) Broadband
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) SMS
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) NFC
4 1 (1.85%) 2G
4 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.85%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.85%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) TestDirector
2 2 (3.70%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
2 7 (12.96%) Marketing
3 4 (7.41%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) Publishing
5 2 (3.70%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) iOS Developer
5 4 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.70%) QA Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Designer
7 2 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (1.85%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) Kafka
2 2 (3.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) Flash
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) jQuery
3 1 (1.85%) RESTful
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.85%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.85%) AutoMapper
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) iPad
1 10 (18.52%) iPhone
1 10 (18.52%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.26%) Handset
4 4 (7.41%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 4 (7.41%) Smartcard
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.56%) Social Media
5 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.85%) EPoS
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Apple iOS
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 9 (16.67%) Android
4 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Vista
5 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.41%) Mac OS X
6 3 (5.56%) VMS
6 3 (5.56%) Linux
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (14.81%) TDD
3 8 (14.81%) iOS Development
4 5 (9.26%) BDD
5 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.41%) Scrum
5 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.41%) Manual Testing
5 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.41%) OO
6 3 (5.56%) OOP
6 3 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.56%) Android Development
7 2 (3.70%) Analytics
7 2 (3.70%) Kanban
7 2 (3.70%) Workflow
7 2 (3.70%) Content Management
7 2 (3.70%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (3.70%) Scala
3 2 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) Ruby
4 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) MCDST
1 4 (7.41%) MCITP
1 4 (7.41%) MCP
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.41%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Apple
3 5 (9.26%) Citrix
3 5 (9.26%) Facebook
4 4 (7.41%) Reuters
4 4 (7.41%) Bloomberg
4 4 (7.41%) CQG
5 2 (3.70%) Tableau
5 2 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) Remedy
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.85%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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