The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 142 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 6 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.28% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £143 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.46% -14.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.23 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -11.80%
Smartphone
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1037 780 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.33% 26.65% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 372 383
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.72 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.27% +14.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.91 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Smartphone as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Smartphone
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Smartphone Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 3 £123 -61.11%
Smartphone
UK

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) EPoS
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) assyst
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (16.67%) InDesign
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) CSS

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) InDesign
3 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) VMware