The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 126 149 147
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 14 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.060% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £166 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £355 £313
% change year-on-year
-55.63% +13.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -25.00%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
839 949 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.73% 28.68% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 570 487
Median daily rate £351 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £215 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £502 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 57 48
Median hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +97.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.33 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Smartphone
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Smartphone Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Smartphone Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Somerset - 6 £275 - 7
Bristol - 5 £150 - 1
Wiltshire +10 2 £350 - 8
Dorset - 1 £158 - 6
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 10 (41.67%) Blackberry
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 9 (37.50%) MS Office
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) SCCM
7 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 4 (16.67%) Citrix
8 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (16.67%) ADSL
9 3 (12.50%) LAN
9 3 (12.50%) WAN
9 3 (12.50%) Internet
9 3 (12.50%) Finance
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (12.50%) XenApp
10 2 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (8.33%) Samsung
10 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (16.67%) ADSL
3 3 (12.50%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Desktop Support
3 6 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (20.83%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IT Support
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Handset
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VB
1 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
1 1 (4.17%) VBA
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) MCDST
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Nokia
3 2 (8.33%) Samsung
4 1 (4.17%) VMware