The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank 598 590 554
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -36
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 43 42 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.075% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 29
Median daily rate £350 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £174 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £483 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £318
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -13.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 10
Median hourly rate £12.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £17.50 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £28.94 £25.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +12.90%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18175 17739 17537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 31.71% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11814 10738 10727
Median daily rate £425 £415 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 598 704 768
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.60 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.93 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend

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

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Smartphone
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartphone within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Smartphone Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Smartphone
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
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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
England -23 38 £393 +30.83% 23
London -6 20 £463 +12.80% 10
South East -12 6 £165 -2.94% 4
West Midlands - 3 - - 4
North Wales - 3 £325 -
Wrexham - 3 £325 -
Wales - 3 £325 - 2
South West +1 2 - - 2
Surrey -6 2 £140 -17.64% 1
Scotland -9 2 - -
Cheshire -11 2 £450 -
North West -20 2 £450 -
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Coventry - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £363 - 2
Chester - 2 £450 -
City of London +43 1 £135 -57.81% 1
Woking -5 1 £140 -17.64% 1
North East -32 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £325 - 1
Essex - 1 £400 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £325 - 1
Exeter - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 £400 -
Southampton - 1 £165 -
Kidlington - 1 £178 -

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
3 23 (27.71%) MS Office
4 15 (18.07%) Windows 7
5 14 (16.87%) Apple iOS
5 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
7 11 (13.25%) Apple
7 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
7 11 (13.25%) Retail
8 10 (12.05%) Citrix
8 10 (12.05%) Blackberry
8 10 (12.05%) Legal
8 10 (12.05%) Objective-C
8 10 (12.05%) iOS Development
9 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
9 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
9 9 (10.84%) Degree
10 8 (9.64%) Banking
10 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
10 8 (9.64%) HTML
10 8 (9.64%) Apple Swift
11 7 (8.43%) Adobe
11 7 (8.43%) LAN
11 7 (8.43%) WAN
11 7 (8.43%) EPoS
11 7 (8.43%) Finance
11 7 (8.43%) iPhone
12 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
12 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (27.71%) MS Office
2 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.23%) Acrobat
3 6 (7.23%) Adobe Captivate
3 6 (7.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project
4 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) LAN
1 7 (8.43%) WAN
2 6 (7.23%) WebEx
3 3 (3.61%) Firewall
3 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.61%) VoIP
4 2 (2.41%) 4G
5 1 (1.20%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.20%) DHCP
5 1 (1.20%) DNS
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.20%) ISDN
5 1 (1.20%) PSTN
5 1 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.20%) SMS
5 1 (1.20%) Telepresence
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
5 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Xcode
2 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.41%) RSpec
3 1 (1.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.25%) Retail
2 10 (12.05%) Legal
3 8 (9.64%) Banking
4 7 (8.43%) Finance
5 6 (7.23%) Law
6 3 (3.61%) Billing
6 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.41%) Publishing
8 1 (1.20%) German Language
8 1 (1.20%) Local Government
8 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (14.46%) Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) iOS Developer
5 8 (9.64%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Field Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Floorwalker
7 6 (7.23%) IT Floorwalker
7 6 (7.23%) IT Trainer
7 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Trainer
7 6 (7.23%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Trainer
8 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.82%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) HTML
2 6 (7.23%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) CSS
3 5 (6.02%) iOS SDK
3 5 (6.02%) SOAP
4 4 (4.82%) Cocoa
4 4 (4.82%) Cocoa Touch
4 4 (4.82%) CSS3
4 4 (4.82%) HTML5
4 4 (4.82%) jQuery
5 3 (3.61%) REST
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Thrift
6 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.41%) Web Services
7 1 (1.20%) Java EE
7 1 (1.20%) JAXB
7 1 (1.20%) ODBC
7 1 (1.20%) WSDL
7 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.43%) EPoS
2 7 (8.43%) iPhone
3 6 (7.23%) e-Learning
3 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.82%) iPad
5 3 (3.61%) CMDB
5 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.61%) Handset
6 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.41%) BYOD
6 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.41%) Telematics
6 2 (2.41%) User Experience
7 1 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) Windows 7
3 14 (16.87%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.23%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.02%) Android
6 4 (4.82%) Linux
7 3 (3.61%) Unix
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.05%) iOS Development
3 6 (7.23%) MVC
3 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
4 5 (6.02%) ITIL
4 5 (6.02%) Web Development
5 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.82%) Project Management
5 4 (4.82%) Scrum
5 4 (4.82%) Web Design
6 3 (3.61%) Business Analysis
6 3 (3.61%) Front End Development
6 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.61%) Software Delivery
6 3 (3.61%) Software Deployment
6 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.41%) OO
7 2 (2.41%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) Objective-C
2 8 (9.64%) Apple Swift
2 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.02%) SQL
4 4 (4.82%) Ruby
5 3 (3.61%) Java
6 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.20%) C
7 1 (1.20%) C#
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.20%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) VB
7 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
1 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.20%) CCNA
3 1 (1.20%) CCNP
3 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) MCDST
3 1 (1.20%) MCP
3 1 (1.20%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) SCCM
2 1 (1.20%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.20%) Nagios
2 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) Apple
3 10 (12.05%) Citrix
4 7 (8.43%) Adobe
5 4 (4.82%) Avaya
5 4 (4.82%) Cisco
6 2 (2.41%) Dell
6 2 (2.41%) HP
6 2 (2.41%) Nortel
7 1 (1.20%) Appcelerator
7 1 (1.20%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.20%) Google
7 1 (1.20%) Huawei
7 1 (1.20%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle
7 1 (1.20%) Polycom
7 1 (1.20%) Reuters
7 1 (1.20%) SAP
7 1 (1.20%) Sophos
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