Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 20 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 West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 176 217
Rank change year-on-year -9 +41 -5
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 11 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.55% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.89% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
South West median daily rate £525 £175 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -36.36% -50.00%
10th Percentile £227 £145 £213
90th Percentile £718 £403 £298
England median daily rate £185 £200 £325
% change year-on-year -7.50% -38.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 1
South West median hourly rate £14.25 £12.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.33% -2.00% -33.19%
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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1523 1644 1821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.16% 28.98% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 1121 1156
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £211 £225 £211
90th Percentile £548 £563 £532
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 117 103
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.04 £11.53 £13.45
90th Percentile £57.31 £43.95 £54.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in the South West

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartphone in the South West

Smartphone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smartphone in the South West

Smartphone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartphone in the South West

Smartphone
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Bristol -12 7 £625 +316.67%
Wiltshire +1 3 - - 1
Somerset -17 1 £160 -41.82%
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (18.18%) User Experience
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (9.09%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
6 1 (9.09%) Akka
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Finance

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Service Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Scala
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP