The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 80 71
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.098% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.34% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £179 £285
% change year-on-year +39.86% -37.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.93 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +19.40% -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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 205 296 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 31.01% 28.99% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 179 137
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.84% +71.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.20% +29.72%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in Reading

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
1 1 (100.00%) PhD