Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 167 184
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -4
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 16 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.95% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 6
Scotland median daily rate £130 £338 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.48% +53.41% -41.33%
10th Percentile £105 £106 £94
90th Percentile £394 £406 £481
UK median daily rate £185 £208 £325
% change year-on-year -10.84% -36.15% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -10.00% -5.36% -9.43%

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 1483 1477 1915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.51% 34.26% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 869 939
Scotland median daily rate £378 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.86% -3.45% +2.11%
10th Percentile £208 £228 £210
90th Percentile £525 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 38 61
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -3.45%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.60 £46.68 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £20.67 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.22% +6.00% +8.33%

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 21 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 November 2017. 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 -11 7 £259 -31.00% 1
Edinburgh -5 5 £110 -18.52%
Stirling +5 3 £325 -3.70%
Fife - 1 - -
Smartphone
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) User Experience
4 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) SCCM
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) Adobe
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) SEO
6 3 (18.75%) Finance

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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Grunt
1 3 (18.75%) gulp
1 3 (18.75%) webpack
2 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) CSS3
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) HTML5
1 3 (18.75%) LESS
1 3 (18.75%) React
1 3 (18.75%) Sass
1 3 (18.75%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile First
3 3 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) SEO
3 3 (18.75%) Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Statistics
4 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter