The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smartphone
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.98% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £538 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £200 £320
% change year-on-year +50.00% -37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.40%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 329 308 373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.29% 29.53% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 150 155
Median daily rate £396 £364 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.72% +6.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.53% +4.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £14.16 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in Buckinghamshire

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smartphone in Buckinghamshire

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in Buckinghamshire

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Aylesbury - 4 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £550 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1
Newport Pagnell - 1 £525 -
Smartphone
South East

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 10 (83.33%) MS Office
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Office 365
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) Apple
5 4 (33.33%) Toshiba
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) DNA
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) RSA SecurID
5 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
5 4 (33.33%) Coaching
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Handset
7 2 (16.67%) Wyse
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (16.67%) CMDB
3 2 (16.67%) Handset
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Android
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) DNA
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) Dell
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Toshiba
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Wyse
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Samsung