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 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 522 511 450
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -61
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 126 150 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.78% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 78 87
Median daily rate £190 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £140 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £545 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £355 £313
% change year-on-year
-55.63% +13.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 29 17
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £28.29 £23.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -25.00%

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
17780 19182 18392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.28% 33.01% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11513 11998 11144
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 644 816 800
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £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

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 28 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
England -9 116 £180 -48.57% 352
London -35 54 £200 -42.85% 14
South East +8 15 £138 -50.00% 97
South West +23 14 £166 - 42
Yorkshire +7 10 £330 -2.22% 35
City of London +25 9 £318 +41.11%
North Yorkshire +10 9 £330 - 13
East of England 0 8 - - 46
Scotland +13 7 £375 -14.28% 33
West Midlands -25 6 £196 -36.69% 31
Somerset - 6 £275 - 7
Middlesbrough - 6 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +24 5 £105 -65.00% 9
Milton Keynes +12 5 £105 -65.00% 1
Essex +7 5 - - 8
Glasgow - 5 £388 - 1
Bristol - 5 £150 - 1
North West +4 4 £140 -72.41% 46
Warrington +14 3 £140 -78.62% 1
Cheshire +4 3 £140 -78.62% 13
Surrey +4 3 £225 +40.62% 16
East Midlands -1 3 £115 - 28
Northern Ireland - 3 - - 31
County Antrim - 3 - - 10
York - 3 £330 - 1
Belfast - 3 - - 1
Bath - 3 - - 1
Edinburgh +13 2 £135 -69.14%
Hampshire +12 2 - - 18
Crawley +11 2 - -

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 136 (52.92%) Windows
2 102 (39.69%) Active Directory
3 101 (39.30%) MS Office
4 84 (32.68%) Microsoft
5 65 (25.29%) Windows 7
6 59 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (21.79%) MS Excel
8 49 (19.07%) ITIL
9 48 (18.68%) Apple iOS
10 46 (17.90%) Android
11 45 (17.51%) Citrix
12 40 (15.56%) Blackberry
12 40 (15.56%) SCCM
13 38 (14.79%) Apple
14 31 (12.06%) Windows 8
14 31 (12.06%) Windows 10
15 27 (10.51%) HTML
16 24 (9.34%) iPhone
17 23 (8.95%) MS Exchange
18 22 (8.56%) CSS
18 22 (8.56%) Scrum
18 22 (8.56%) Skype for Business
19 21 (8.17%) iOS Development
19 21 (8.17%) Security Cleared
19 21 (8.17%) Finance
20 20 (7.78%) JavaScript
20 20 (7.78%) VoIP
21 19 (7.39%) Java
21 19 (7.39%) Objective-C
21 19 (7.39%) HTML5

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 23 (8.95%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.56%) Skype for Business
3 13 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.72%) Drupal
6 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.17%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.78%) Confluence
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.78%) WordPress
10 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.39%) CMS
10 1 (0.39%) IIS
10 1 (0.39%) Moodle
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 101 (39.30%) MS Office
2 56 (21.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.56%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.17%) MS Project
6 2 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.78%) InVision
7 1 (0.39%) InDesign
7 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) assyst
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.00%) Office 365
2 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.78%) GitHub
3 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.78%) Google Drive
3 2 (0.78%) Google Play
3 2 (0.78%) iTunes
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.78%) VoIP
2 16 (6.23%) Skype
3 15 (5.84%) LAN
4 12 (4.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.67%) WAN
5 11 (4.28%) Internet
5 11 (4.28%) VPN
6 10 (3.89%) DNS
7 7 (2.72%) DHCP
7 7 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.33%) Wireless
9 5 (1.95%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.56%) 4G
10 4 (1.56%) ADSL
10 4 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.17%) Bluetooth
11 3 (1.17%) Network Security
11 3 (1.17%) SAN
11 3 (1.17%) SMS
12 2 (0.78%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.72%) MySQL
2 3 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.39%) Big Data
4 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.39%) MS Access
4 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (5.06%) Grunt
2 11 (4.28%) JIRA
3 10 (3.89%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.72%) Axure RP
4 7 (2.72%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.33%) Gradle
5 6 (2.33%) Subversion
6 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.56%) Ant
7 4 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.56%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.56%) Xcode
7 4 (1.56%) Zend Studio
8 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.78%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.78%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 21 (8.17%) Finance
2 17 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.67%) Retail
4 9 (3.50%) Banking
5 7 (2.72%) Marketing
6 6 (2.33%) Automotive
7 5 (1.95%) German Language
8 3 (1.17%) Billing
9 2 (0.78%) Legal
9 2 (0.78%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
10 1 (0.39%) Military
10 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (27.24%) Analyst
2 45 (17.51%) Developer
2 45 (17.51%) Support Analyst
3 38 (14.79%) Support Engineer
4 35 (13.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 32 (12.45%) IT Support
6 27 (10.51%) Desktop Support
7 24 (9.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 20 (7.78%) Service Analyst
8 20 (7.78%) Service Desk Analyst
9 18 (7.00%) iOS Developer
9 18 (7.00%) IT Analyst
9 18 (7.00%) IT Support Analyst
10 17 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
11 13 (5.06%) Desktop Engineer
11 13 (5.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 12 (4.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 12 (4.67%) Desktop Analyst
13 11 (4.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.51%) HTML
2 22 (8.56%) CSS
3 19 (7.39%) HTML5
4 14 (5.45%) Web Services
5 10 (3.89%) JSON
6 9 (3.50%) .NET
6 9 (3.50%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.72%) jQuery
7 7 (2.72%) RESTful
8 6 (2.33%) CSS3
8 6 (2.33%) iOS SDK
8 6 (2.33%) XML
9 5 (1.95%) Core Data
9 5 (1.95%) Spring
10 4 (1.56%) Ajax
10 4 (1.56%) Node.js
10 4 (1.56%) REST
10 4 (1.56%) SOAP
11 3 (1.17%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (1.17%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.56%) Blackberry
2 24 (9.34%) iPhone
3 18 (7.00%) User Experience
4 16 (6.23%) Mobile App
5 13 (5.06%) iPad
6 11 (4.28%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.28%) Handset
6 11 (4.28%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.50%) BYOD
7 9 (3.50%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.33%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.33%) mHealth
9 5 (1.95%) CMDB
9 5 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.56%) Informatics
10 4 (1.56%) Statistics
11 3 (1.17%) Health Informatics
11 3 (1.17%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 136 (52.92%) Windows
2 65 (25.29%) Windows 7
3 48 (18.68%) Apple iOS
4 46 (17.90%) Android
5 31 (12.06%) Windows 10
5 31 (12.06%) Windows 8
6 19 (7.39%) Windows Server
7 16 (6.23%) Windows XP
8 14 (5.45%) Linux
9 10 (3.89%) Mac OS X
10 9 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (3.11%) Windows Phone
12 5 (1.95%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.07%) ITIL
3 22 (8.56%) Scrum
4 21 (8.17%) iOS Development
5 19 (7.39%) Wireframes
6 16 (6.23%) Front End Development
6 16 (6.23%) Service Management
7 15 (5.84%) Service Delivery
8 13 (5.06%) Configuration Management
9 11 (4.28%) Software Deployment
9 11 (4.28%) TDD
10 10 (3.89%) CRM
10 10 (3.89%) Project Management
11 9 (3.50%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.11%) Android Development
12 8 (3.11%) ITSM
12 8 (3.11%) User Stories
13 7 (2.72%) Kanban
13 7 (2.72%) MVC
13 7 (2.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (7.39%) Java
2 19 (7.39%) Objective-C
3 11 (4.28%) Apple Swift
4 8 (3.11%) PHP
4 8 (3.11%) SQL
5 7 (2.72%) C
6 6 (2.33%) C#
6 6 (2.33%) C++
7 4 (1.56%) PHP 5
7 4 (1.56%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.17%) Ruby
9 2 (0.78%) Dart
9 2 (0.78%) Python
9 2 (0.78%) VB
9 2 (0.78%) VBScript
10 1 (0.39%) Perl
10 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (8.17%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.61%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.67%) MCP
3 12 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.50%) Degree
4 9 (3.50%) MCSE
5 8 (3.11%) MCDST
6 4 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.78%) CCNP
8 2 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.78%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.39%) CCNA
9 1 (0.39%) CNE
9 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.39%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.84%) SLA
2 14 (5.45%) QA
3 3 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 102 (39.69%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.23%) XenApp
3 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.39%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.39%) Docker
5 1 (0.39%) LXC
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (15.56%) SCCM
2 17 (6.61%) AirWatch
3 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.78%) Puppet
4 2 (0.78%) WSUS
5 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.39%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.39%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.39%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 84 (32.68%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.51%) Citrix
3 38 (14.79%) Apple
4 18 (7.00%) Cisco
5 17 (6.61%) HP
6 15 (5.84%) Google
7 12 (4.67%) Mitel
7 12 (4.67%) Samsung
8 9 (3.50%) Canon
9 8 (3.11%) Oracle
9 8 (3.11%) VMware
10 6 (2.33%) Verint
11 4 (1.56%) Avaya
11 4 (1.56%) Clearswift
11 4 (1.56%) Dell
11 4 (1.56%) MobileIron
11 4 (1.56%) Nokia
11 4 (1.56%) WorldPay
11 4 (1.56%) Zend
12 3 (1.17%) Sophos
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