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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 149 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +12.90%
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
1014 806 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 33.97% 27.04% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 402 355
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (66.67%) EPoS
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Site Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Huawei