The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smartphone
England / East Midlands
Rank 98 92 91
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.18% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.65% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £115 £200 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.50% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £200 £320
% change year-on-year +50.00% -37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 364 465 442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.38% 28.65% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 322 240
Median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 26
Median hourly rate £16.15 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.25% +48.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in the East Midlands

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in the East Midlands

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Northamptonshire -5 1 - - 5
Leicestershire - 1 £115 - 5
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (25.00%) Application Discovery
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Application Discovery
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Wyse