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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 244 230 224
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 13 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.082% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
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£325 £238 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% +5.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-34.41% +14.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £17.50 £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £24.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +26.15%
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
2873 2301 2028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.98% 26.99% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1586 1216 927
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 136 193
Average hourly rate £16.72 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -1 3 £320 +27.74% 3
West Sussex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (58.82%) Android
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) Apple iOS
4 12 (35.29%) Mobile App
5 11 (32.35%) MS Office
6 8 (23.53%) Photoshop
6 8 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (23.53%) User Experience
7 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.59%) Axure RP
7 7 (20.59%) Visualisation
7 7 (20.59%) Adobe
8 6 (17.65%) Flash
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) ITIL
9 5 (14.71%) Java
9 5 (14.71%) Syclo
10 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
10 4 (11.76%) .NET
10 4 (11.76%) MCP
10 4 (11.76%) SAP
10 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
10 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
10 4 (11.76%) Publishing
10 4 (11.76%) Degree
11 3 (8.82%) FMCG
11 3 (8.82%) HTML5
11 3 (8.82%) Appcelerator Titanium

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Office
2 8 (23.53%) Photoshop
2 8 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) NAS
2 1 (2.94%) 3G
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
2 1 (2.94%) SMS
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Axure RP
2 3 (8.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) Gerrit
3 2 (5.88%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (11.76%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Designer
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.82%) UI Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Designer
4 3 (8.82%) UX Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Mobility Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Flash
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
3 3 (8.82%) J2ME
3 3 (8.82%) J2EE
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) CSS3
4 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) BREW
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (2.94%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 8 (23.53%) User Experience
3 7 (20.59%) Visualisation
4 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
5 3 (8.82%) FMCG
6 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.88%) iPhone
6 2 (5.88%) iPad
7 1 (2.94%) Tandem
7 1 (2.94%) IVR
7 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.94%) EPoS
7 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Android
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) Apple iOS
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
6 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.88%) Android Development
5 2 (5.88%) SEO
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) ITSM
6 1 (2.94%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.94%) Line Management
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) VC++
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
3 2 (5.88%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) MCP
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Adobe
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Syclo
3 4 (11.76%) SAP
4 3 (8.82%) Apple
4 3 (8.82%) Appcelerator
5 2 (5.88%) Twitter
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Thunderhead
6 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.94%) Peregrine
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.94%) Facebook