Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 171 173
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +19
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 16 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.31% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.07% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 11
Scotland median daily rate £190 £130 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -61.48% +53.41%
10th Percentile £119 £105 £106
90th Percentile £455 £394 £406
UK median daily rate £190 £190 £208
% change year-on-year - -8.43% -36.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK median hourly rate £15.85 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +17.41% -10.00% -5.36%

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 1,527 1,492 1,566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.26% 29.97% 35.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 776 776 919
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -3.45%
10th Percentile £218 £206 £238
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 64 48
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £23.25 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.73% -9.71% +37.33%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £53.38 £45.50 £43.68
UK median hourly rate £21.25 £20.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.62% +0.60% +5.10%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -24 7 £400 +54.59% 1
Edinburgh -6 5 £120 +9.09% 4
South Lanarkshire - 3 £130 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
Smartphone
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 8 (50.00%) Android
2 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) SCCM
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) MVVM
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (25.00%) Skype
6 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 3 (18.75%) Java

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
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Apple Pay
2 1 (6.25%) Google Pay
2 1 (6.25%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) Skype
3 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) NFC
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Xcode
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Trainer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Trainer
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ICT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ICT Support
5 1 (6.25%) ICT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) REST
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 2 (12.50%) Cocoa
3 2 (12.50%) iOS SDK
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Wallet
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (6.25%) Life Science
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Android
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (6.25%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) MVVM
2 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Android Development
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Contract Negotiation
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.25%) Java 8
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Samsung
3 1 (6.25%) VMware