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 3 months to 27 April 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
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 159 190
Rank change year-on-year +1 +31  
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.086% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £435 £164 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +165.64% -37.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £141 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £187 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £171 £275
% change year-on-year +45.98% -37.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.93 £12.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year +17.05% -5.55%  

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 1245 1309 2072
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.94% 37.71% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 1076 1584
Median daily rate £513 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.12% +2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 29
Median hourly rate £21.16 £19.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.51% +4.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £12.00 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £84.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.66%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 27 April 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 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) ISDN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall

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 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Audio Visual Technician
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Xerox