The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 25 June 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 150 128
Rank change year-on-year +46 -22  
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 7 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.10% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.30% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £115 £294 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.85% -14.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £375 £275
% change year-on-year -56.00% +36.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.23
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.37%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 616 1007 851
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.76% 34.78% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 541 391
Median daily rate £376 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 41
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +45.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.93 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in Scotland

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smartphone in Scotland

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in Scotland

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Edinburgh +16 4 £115 -72.94% 1
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 £325 -
East Renfrewshire - 1 £115 -
Smartphone
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (25.00%) User Experience
4 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
5 3 (18.75%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
5 3 (18.75%) Axure RP
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) SCCM
6 2 (12.50%) assyst
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Statistics
6 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
6 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
7 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (6.25%) Grunt
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (18.75%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Axure RP
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) gulp
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Operator
5 1 (6.25%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) LESS
1 1 (6.25%) React
1 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile First
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
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