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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smartphone
UK / Scotland
Rank 94 130 122
Rank change year-on-year +36 -8  
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.47% 0.15% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £111 £121 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.76% -62.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £200 £330
% change year-on-year +50.00% -39.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +24.00% -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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 554 786 701
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 32.38% 30.45% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 420 366
Median daily rate £359 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.33% +4.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 23
Median hourly rate £47.23 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £20.60 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £46.80 £57.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 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
Edinburgh +26 5 £111 -8.76% 1
Glasgow - 2 - - 2
Smartphone
UK

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) Mobile First
4 4 (28.57%) CSS3
4 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) CMS
4 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (28.57%) Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) Content Management
4 4 (28.57%) Adobe
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Content Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Statistics
5 2 (14.29%) VMware

Smartphone
Top Related 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 4 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (14.29%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) CSS3
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
1 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
1 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 4 (28.57%) Content Management
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Content Management
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile First
2 4 (28.57%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (28.57%) Service Design
2 4 (28.57%) Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Statistics
3 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
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