The table below looks at the statistics for SmartFocus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SmartFocus over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartFocus (formerly Emailvision)
Rank 591 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SmartFocus 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 - -
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 Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2750 1826 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.94% 3.31% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1734 1146 705
Average daily rate £418 £418 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £334
% change year-on-year
- +19.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 34 21
Average hourly rate £26.66 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.56% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £16.53
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.30%

SmartFocus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SmartFocus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SmartFocus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SmartFocus
Daily Rate Trend

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

SmartFocus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SmartFocus
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SmartFocus within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SmartFocus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SmartFocus
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SmartFocus within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
England - 3 £200 - 1
South West - 2 £200 -
Bristol - 2 £200 -
Southampton - 1 £405 -
Hampshire - 1 £405 -
South East - 1 £405 -

SmartFocus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SmartFocus 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 SmartFocus.

1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Unica
1 3 (75.00%) FastStats
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) CheetahMail
2 2 (50.00%) Pure360
2 2 (50.00%) Campaign Management
2 2 (50.00%) Database Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) DTV
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Alterian
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis

SmartFocus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SmartFocus 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 SmartFocus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) FastStats
2 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Unica
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) CheetahMail
1 2 (50.00%) Pure360
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Campaign Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing Campaign Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Campaign Management
2 2 (50.00%) Database Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Alterian
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft