Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 227 284
Rank change year-on-year -13 +57 -24
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 4 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.061% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
City of London median daily rate £200 £153 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.15% -52.34% -8.57%
Central London median daily rate £210 £181 £320
% change year-on-year +15.86% -43.36% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
City of London median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% +2.94% -19.05%
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +71.43% +2.94% -19.05%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2714 2665 4350
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 41.63% 39.21% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2069 2179 3436
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £470 £458
% change year-on-year +9.04% +2.73% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 68
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% -7.57% -2.12%
10th Percentile £12.51 £11.25 £12.95
90th Percentile £31.74 £47.00 £52.88
Central London median hourly rate £17.85 £19.00 £20.56
% change year-on-year -6.07% -7.57% -2.12%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in the City of London

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in the City of London

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
3 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) D3.js
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (25.00%) BREW
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) D3.js
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Xerox