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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 248 245 220
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -25
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 5 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.37% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 14
Average daily rate £188 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.40% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £296 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £360 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £229 £415
% change year-on-year
+36.46% -44.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.11 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-17.27% -0.91%
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
2628 2695 2467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.72% 28.99% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1543 1412 1284
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 177 161
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £12.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 2 £210 -39.13%
Kent - 2 - - 1
Hampshire +5 1 £165 -43.10% 2
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) EPoS
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) SCCM
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (13.33%) Software License Management
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (13.33%) Games
5 2 (13.33%) STB
5 2 (13.33%) Statistics
5 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 2 (13.33%) Automotive
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Firmware
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Android Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) ICT Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Rollout Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) OpenGL
1 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (20.00%) EPoS
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
2 2 (13.33%) STB
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) DTV
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Handset
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (13.33%) Product Management
1 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (13.33%) Software License Management
1 2 (13.33%) UML
1 2 (13.33%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Android Development
2 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) GLSL
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Google
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