The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 28 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 South East 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 227 217 221
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 22 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.082% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.41% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 5
Average daily rate
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£313 £385 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.83% +33.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £16.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -60.00%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2007 1717 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.82% 20.21% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1034 834 845
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 128 175
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire +15 12 £313 -21.87% 17
Hampshire -8 6 £345 -6.75% 3
Surrey -2 3 £300 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 20 (55.56%) Android
2 17 (47.22%) Mobile App
3 16 (44.44%) Apple iOS
4 13 (36.11%) MS Office
5 11 (30.56%) HTML
6 10 (27.78%) Adobe
6 10 (27.78%) Axure RP
7 9 (25.00%) HTML5
7 9 (25.00%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) CSS
8 8 (22.22%) Flash
8 8 (22.22%) CSS3
9 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.67%) CMS
10 6 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
10 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
10 6 (16.67%) Java
10 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
10 6 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 6 (16.67%) Appcelerator
11 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
11 5 (13.89%) Sencha Touch
11 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
11 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
11 5 (13.89%) Gerrit
11 5 (13.89%) Sencha

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (16.67%) CMS
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.56%) Drupal
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 6 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Telnet
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
2 1 (2.78%) NFC
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) GPRS
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Axure RP
2 6 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) Gerrit
3 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) Xcode
5 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
1 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 4 (11.11%) Publishing
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Designer
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) User Experience Designer
4 5 (13.89%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (8.33%) UI Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Visual Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Relationships Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) HTML5
3 8 (22.22%) CSS3
3 8 (22.22%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) Flash
4 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 5 (13.89%) XML
4 5 (13.89%) Sencha Touch
4 5 (13.89%) Ajax
4 5 (13.89%) JSON
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) Struts2
5 4 (11.11%) Spring
5 4 (11.11%) Struts
6 3 (8.33%) SOAP
6 3 (8.33%) REST
7 2 (5.56%) .NET
8 1 (2.78%) ODBC
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.56%) PDA
3 2 (5.56%) Social Media
3 2 (5.56%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Firmware
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Handset
4 1 (2.78%) CESG
4 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Android
2 16 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX
7 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.78%) Windows CE
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.89%) Content Management
3 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Time Management
3 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) Analytics
5 3 (8.33%) Android Development
5 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 3 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (8.33%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) B2B
5 3 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) Usability Testing
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) B2C
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) Perl
3 4 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PMP
2 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Adobe
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Appcelerator
3 5 (13.89%) Sencha
4 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) CommVault
5 1 (2.78%) Motorola
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) McAfee
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Polycom
5 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
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