The table below looks at the statistics for bada skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited bada over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samsung bada
Rank - 585 593
Contract jobs citing bada 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.017% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate
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- £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £450
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12719 12026 11984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.91% 22.78% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7421 6775 6143
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1108 1025 1214
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £11.11 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

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Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing bada within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

bada Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing bada within the UK.

bada Daily Rate Trend in the UK

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Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing bada within the UK.

bada Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing bada 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 bada.

1 3 (100.00%) GPRS
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) Symbian
1 3 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAP
1 3 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) SyncML
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 3 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing bada 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 bada. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GPRS
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) WAP
1 3 (100.00%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Symbian
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks