Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 337 338
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1 -65
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 52 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.87% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 19
South East median daily rate £150 £266 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.66% -23.93% +12.00%
10th Percentile £119 £103 £155
90th Percentile £453 £544 £453
England median daily rate £185 £200 £325
% change year-on-year -7.50% -38.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 19
South East median hourly rate £11.50 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.86% +23.33% -
10th Percentile £10.00 £14.25 £9.90
90th Percentile £15.75 £20.00 £36.10
England 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 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 4857 4957 5885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.84% 29.65% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2854 2852 3408
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
10th Percentile £218 £225 £225
90th Percentile £565 £575 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 288 322
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.59 £19.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.22% +22.45% +18.88%
10th Percentile £10.72 £12.00 £11.18
90th Percentile £47.75 £54.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.92 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.51% +9.62% +6.00%

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 22 November 2017.

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
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 22 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
Thames Valley -16 23 £145 -45.54% 1
Berkshire +15 17 £150 -64.50%
Surrey -10 16 £175 -22.22% 5
Hampshire +15 8 £140 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 3 £140 +12.00% 1
West Sussex -6 3 £173 -
Buckinghamshire -34 3 £383 -23.50%
Smartphone
England

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

1 27 (51.92%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (34.62%) Windows 7
4 17 (32.69%) Telecoms
5 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
7 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
9 10 (19.23%) SCCM
9 10 (19.23%) ITIL
10 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
10 9 (17.31%) Android
11 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 8 (15.38%) Handset
11 8 (15.38%) HP
12 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
12 7 (13.46%) Office 365
13 6 (11.54%) Finance
13 6 (11.54%) Electronics
13 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (11.54%) VPN
13 6 (11.54%) Break/Fix
14 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
14 5 (9.62%) SLA
14 5 (9.62%) LAN
14 5 (9.62%) Scrum
14 5 (9.62%) CMDB
15 4 (7.69%) PDA
15 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
15 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) VPN
2 5 (9.62%) LAN
3 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.77%) 3G
4 3 (5.77%) 4G
4 3 (5.77%) ADSL
5 2 (3.85%) WAN
6 1 (1.92%) ATM
6 1 (1.92%) DNS
6 1 (1.92%) Skype
6 1 (1.92%) Wireless
6 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.92%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.92%) Babel
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.92%) GitLab
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 17 (32.69%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.54%) Electronics
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Analyst
2 18 (34.62%) Support Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 8 (15.38%) IT Support
5 7 (13.46%) Development Manager
5 7 (13.46%) Digital Development Manager
5 7 (13.46%) IT Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Service Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Tester
6 6 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Mobile Tester
6 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Support
6 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Handset Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.77%) CSS
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
1 3 (5.77%) React
2 2 (3.85%) jQuery
2 2 (3.85%) Redux
3 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.92%) CSS3
3 1 (1.92%) HTML5
3 1 (1.92%) LESS
3 1 (1.92%) Sass
3 1 (1.92%) WAP
3 1 (1.92%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Handset
2 5 (9.62%) CMDB
2 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.69%) iPhone
3 4 (7.69%) PDA
3 4 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (5.77%) User Experience
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) CESG
6 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
4 9 (17.31%) Android
5 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.92%) Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) ITIL
3 6 (11.54%) Break/Fix
4 5 (9.62%) Scrum
5 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.69%) Chat Support
5 4 (7.69%) Coaching
5 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
6 3 (5.77%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.85%) Mobile Development
7 2 (3.85%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Service Management
7 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.92%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.92%) C
2 1 (1.92%) C++
2 1 (1.92%) ECMAScript
2 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.92%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.92%) CBAP
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.92%) IIBA
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (7.69%) Samsung
3 4 (7.69%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Dell
4 3 (5.77%) Symantec
5 2 (3.85%) Apple
5 2 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Lotus
6 1 (1.92%) Perforce
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy