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 24 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 63 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 -  
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 1.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 4.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Median daily rate £650 £140 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +364.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £363 £275
% change year-on-year -54.48% +31.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +15.38%  

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 271 269 442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.75% 28.38% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 139 216
Median daily rate £375 £440 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +21.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 21
Median hourly rate £15.50 £10.24 £16.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.44% -39.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 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
Milton Keynes -20 3 £650 +364.28%
Smartphone
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Office 365
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Apple
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
5 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Break/Fix
6 4 (30.77%) Coaching
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) Toshiba
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) Dell
6 4 (30.77%) DNA
6 4 (30.77%) Android
6 4 (30.77%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (30.77%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Linux

Smartphone
Co-occurring 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Help Desk Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (30.77%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) CMDB
4 2 (15.38%) Handset
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Android
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
2 5 (38.46%) Break/Fix
3 4 (30.77%) Coaching
3 4 (30.77%) DNA
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Apple
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Toshiba
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Wyse