Period
to 23 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 23 July 2019 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
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 194 169
Rank change year-on-year +27 -25 +9
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 23 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 0.19% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 0.60% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 13
East of England median daily rate £425 £330 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% +106.25% -54.29%
10th Percentile £176 £207 £130
90th Percentile £488 £357 £408
England median daily rate £200 £200 £220
% change year-on-year - -9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +57.02% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £18.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £16.20 £19.50 £17.50
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £14.66
% change year-on-year +0.95% +8.10% +12.79%

Smartphone is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,338 1,491 1,532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.12% 31.39% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 826 886
East of England median daily rate £430 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £212 £207 £200
90th Percentile £600 £588 £569
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 72 122
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.69% +40.00% -7.89%
10th Percentile £9.99 £13.61 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.13 £47.95
England median hourly rate £20.84 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -7.37% +15.38% -2.50%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in the East of England

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in the East of England

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smartphone in the East of England

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in the East of England

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +11 12 £475 - 1
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £180 -45.45% 5
Hertfordshire -1 4 £164 - 2
Norfolk - 1 - - 3
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Law
3 8 (34.78%) Windows 10
4 7 (30.43%) Apple
4 7 (30.43%) SCCM
5 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) iTunes
5 6 (26.09%) Planning and Forecasting
5 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (21.74%) Android
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (17.39%) Office 365
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (17.39%) Firmware
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) VPN
7 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
7 4 (17.39%) Python
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
8 3 (13.04%) Samsung
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Economy
8 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
8 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
8 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (13.04%) Validation
8 3 (13.04%) Data Security

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (26.09%) iTunes
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) MSI
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (34.78%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Digital Economy
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Python Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) GraphQL
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (4.35%) React
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) Vue.js
2 1 (4.35%) XHTML
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows 10
3 5 (21.74%) Android
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Planning and Forecasting
1 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Data Entry
3 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
3 3 (13.04%) Data Security
3 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
3 3 (13.04%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Rancher
3 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Apple
3 3 (13.04%) Samsung
4 2 (8.70%) Clearswift
4 2 (8.70%) Proofpoint
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) VMware