Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 118 128
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 -8
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £110 £135 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.52% -58.46% -4.41%
10th Percentile £103 £127 £101
90th Percentile £115 £140 £500
Scotland median daily rate £130 £338 £220
% change year-on-year -61.48% +53.41% -41.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £11.50 - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 828 668 906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.02% 31.36% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 370 424
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £260 £256 £225
90th Percentile £550 £526 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +37.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -6.67%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in Edinburgh

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (40.00%) assyst
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Technology Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple