Period
to 19 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 342 287 312
Rank change year-on-year -55 +25 +35
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 39 80 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 1.57% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 55 9
South East median daily rate £415 £145 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +186.21% - -42.00%
10th Percentile £115 £120 £121
90th Percentile £650 £452 £345
England median daily rate £180 £175 £200
% change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 16
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -32.43% +54.17%
10th Percentile £15.97 £10.20 £13.05
90th Percentile £21.88 £19.45 £20.50
England median hourly rate £18.19 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.23% +10.00% +20.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,920 5,088 4,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.75% 30.56% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,969 2,981 2,639
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £245 £210 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
England median daily rate £475 £451 £433
% change year-on-year +5.38% +4.10% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 227 256
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -31.37%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.75 £11.33
90th Percentile £50.13 £48.75 £48.13
England median hourly rate £20.69 £21.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year -3.77% +9.55% -1.88%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in the South East

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in the South East

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smartphone in the South East

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in the South East

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Smartphone in the South East

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
Hampshire -26 17 £430 +207.14% 2
Thames Valley +3 10 £115 -17.86% 4
Surrey -16 8 £150 +25.00% 4
Berkshire -9 6 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £115 -4.17% 2
East Sussex -12 3 - -
Oxfordshire +30 1 - -
West Sussex -14 1 £485 +169.44% 1
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Windows 10
4 13 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 12 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (23.08%) Analytics
6 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
8 7 (17.95%) Web Analytics
8 7 (17.95%) SEO
8 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (15.38%) Office 365
9 6 (15.38%) Social Media
9 6 (15.38%) Scrum
9 6 (15.38%) PHP
10 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
10 5 (12.82%) PMP
10 5 (12.82%) PMI Certification
10 5 (12.82%) Apple
10 5 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (12.82%) Java
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle
10 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (12.82%) CRM
10 5 (12.82%) Flash
10 5 (12.82%) Web Services
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) B2B

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) CMS
2 5 (12.82%) Drupal
3 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) LAN
1 4 (10.26%) WAN
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.69%) Network Security
2 3 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) WLAN
4 1 (2.56%) Intranet
4 1 (2.56%) SMS
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) git-flow
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
1 10 (25.64%) IT Support
2 8 (20.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Test Manager
5 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) IT Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (7.69%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) Flash
2 5 (12.82%) Web Services
3 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (5.13%) GraphQL
4 2 (5.13%) React
4 2 (5.13%) React Native
4 2 (5.13%) REST
5 1 (2.56%) Handlebars
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) Laravel
5 1 (2.56%) Modernizr
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Social Media
2 5 (12.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (10.26%) iPhone
4 3 (7.69%) CESG
4 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.13%) iPad
5 2 (5.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.56%) BBC
6 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.56%) Smart Home
6 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows 10
3 5 (12.82%) Android
3 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.56%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) Analytics
3 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (17.95%) SEO
3 7 (17.95%) Web Analytics
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) B2B
5 5 (12.82%) B2C
5 5 (12.82%) CRM
5 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.82%) Email Marketing
5 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
5 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
5 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) PHP
2 5 (12.82%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) PMI Certification
1 5 (12.82%) PMP
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) CEH
2 3 (7.69%) CHECK Team Member
2 3 (7.69%) CHFI
2 3 (7.69%) CISSP
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) ECSA
2 3 (7.69%) IISP
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Tigerscheme
3 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Apple
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe
5 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.56%) Toshiba