Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 2018 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
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 176 189
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 +3
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 11 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.20% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.91% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Scotland median daily rate £130 £123 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% -67.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £117 £109 £134
90th Percentile £388 £338 £419
UK median daily rate £200 £200 £250
% change year-on-year - -20.00% -26.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £9.25 -
UK median hourly rate £15.85 £14.00 £14.93
% change year-on-year +13.21% -6.24% -0.45%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,606 1,427 1,872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.69% 30.07% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 739 1,056
Scotland median daily rate £400 £379 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.54% +8.29% -
10th Percentile £220 £218 £230
90th Percentile £538 £522 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 64
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -26.67% +102.70%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.29 £11.22
90th Percentile £50.75 £44.38 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +8.11%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Glasgow -14 5 £375 +188.46%
Edinburgh -16 4 £120 +6.67% 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £190 -
Smartphone
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 6 (54.55%) Android
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) SCCM
3 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) User Experience
5 2 (18.18%) Skype
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

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 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Trainer
3 2 (18.18%) Trainer
3 2 (18.18%) UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Support
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
1 2 (18.18%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft