The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Smartphone
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 117 114
Rank change year-on-year +22 -3  
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.71% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £150 £423 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -64.49% +164.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £166 £375 £275
% change year-on-year -55.66% +36.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -60.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.23
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.37%  

Smartphone is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 525 703 722
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.56% 29.54% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 383 344
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.65 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £30.20 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Smartphone as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in Berkshire

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in Berkshire

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in Berkshire

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +18 1 £150 -64.49%
Slough - 1 - -
Smartphone
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP