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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 236 219 234
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 14 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.15% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Average daily rate £350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-55.71% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2066 1562 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.33% 18.66% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 730 919
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 159 198
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Smartphone Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -2 9 £329 +31.50% 19
Hampshire +6 2 £393 -0.63% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £350 - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (57.58%) Mobile App
2 16 (48.48%) CSS3
2 16 (48.48%) HTML5
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
2 16 (48.48%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) Apple iOS
4 12 (36.36%) Android
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 9 (27.27%) MS Office
7 9 (27.27%) Automotive
7 9 (27.27%) Retail
8 8 (24.24%) Axure RP
8 8 (24.24%) Sencha
8 8 (24.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 8 (24.24%) Sencha Touch
8 8 (24.24%) Appcelerator
8 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (24.24%) Ajax
8 8 (24.24%) Usability Testing
8 8 (24.24%) JSON
8 8 (24.24%) jQuery
8 8 (24.24%) Scrum
8 8 (24.24%) Adobe
8 8 (24.24%) XML
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.21%) QA
9 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Time Management
10 6 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
1 1 (3.03%) TELNET
1 1 (3.03%) GPRS
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (3.03%) NFC
1 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Axure RP
1 8 (24.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 6 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (12.12%) Subversion
3 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.03%) Xcode
4 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
General
1 9 (27.27%) Automotive
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Publishing
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Mobile Developer
3 8 (24.24%) User Experience Designer
3 8 (24.24%) Designer
4 7 (21.21%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Mobile Web Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
7 4 (12.12%) Applications Developer
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile Developer
9 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Field Service Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (3.03%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) CSS3
1 16 (48.48%) HTML5
1 16 (48.48%) HTML
1 16 (48.48%) CSS
2 8 (24.24%) Sencha Touch
2 8 (24.24%) Ajax
2 8 (24.24%) JSON
2 8 (24.24%) jQuery
2 8 (24.24%) XML
3 5 (15.15%) Struts
3 5 (15.15%) Spring
3 5 (15.15%) Struts2
4 4 (12.12%) REST
4 4 (12.12%) SOAP
4 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) .NET
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Compact Framework
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.03%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
2 5 (15.15%) Smart Meter
3 3 (9.09%) PDA
4 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.06%) CESG
4 2 (6.06%) Handset
5 1 (3.03%) EPoS
5 1 (3.03%) Firmware
5 1 (3.03%) iPhone
5 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Apple iOS
2 12 (36.36%) Android
3 10 (30.30%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX
5 2 (6.06%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Windows CE
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (24.24%) Usability Testing
1 8 (24.24%) Scrum
2 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
2 7 (21.21%) Time Management
3 6 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (18.18%) Web Development
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.15%) Content Management
4 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
4 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
5 4 (12.12%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) Android Development
5 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.06%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.06%) B2B
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.15%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Sencha
2 8 (24.24%) Appcelerator
2 8 (24.24%) Adobe
3 2 (6.06%) Polycom
3 2 (6.06%) Motorola
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Avaya
4 1 (3.03%) CommVault
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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