The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SmartFocus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SmartFocus over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

SmartFocus (formerly Emailvision)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 645 630
Contract jobs citing SmartFocus 0 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.011% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.11% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Median daily rate - £225 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -51.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £175 £405
% change year-on-year - -56.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SmartFocus is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6437 5303 3378
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.67% 9.85% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7516 6602 3371
Median daily rate £475 £463 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +12.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £631 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 92 89
Median hourly rate £27.16 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.94% -45.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £40.00 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

SmartFocus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SmartFocus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SmartFocus in the UK

SmartFocus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SmartFocus in the UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SmartFocus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SmartFocus.

1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Tableau
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Google Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) CRM
3 6 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) Workflow Management
4 5 (62.50%) SMS
4 5 (62.50%) Workflow
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) Marketing Automation
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile Optimisation
4 5 (62.50%) Personalization
5 3 (37.50%) Adobe
5 3 (37.50%) SAS
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) XHTML
6 2 (25.00%) Legal
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Email Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) Omniture

SmartFocus
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (37.50%) SAS
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Infor CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Executive
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing Executive
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Development Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing Automation Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Email Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Marketing Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Pega Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) Marketing Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile Optimisation
3 5 (62.50%) Personalization
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow Management
4 2 (25.00%) A/B Testing
4 2 (25.00%) API Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Email Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Google
1 7 (87.50%) Tableau
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) comScore
3 2 (25.00%) Maxymiser
3 2 (25.00%) Omniture
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) Tealium
4 1 (12.50%) Aprimo
4 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
4 1 (12.50%) Epiphany
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Infor
4 1 (12.50%) Marketo
4 1 (12.50%) Pega
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) Teradata