The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 272 261 242
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 6 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.059% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.19% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Median daily rate £165 £170 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -45.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £314 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £318
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -13.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.75 £31.80 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +12.90%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2976 3127 2802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.93% 31.00% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1757 1661 1486
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 155 192
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.99% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.73 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 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
Surrey -13 2 £140 -17.64% 1
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £165 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £178 -
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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 South East region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (25.00%) CMDB
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Handset
5 2 (16.67%) EPoS
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) iPhone
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Billing
6 1 (8.33%) MOS
6 1 (8.33%) Google
6 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) ICT Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (25.00%) CMDB
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (25.00%) Handset
2 2 (16.67%) EPoS
2 2 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) BYOD
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MOS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Intel Security