The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 111 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Contract jobs citing Handset 2 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.39% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 1.30% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £425 £220
% change year-on-year
-58.82% +93.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £15.29
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -11.70%
Handset
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
614 772 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.73% 30.30% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 404 441
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £545 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.38 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.20% -41.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.05 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.39 £45.31 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Handset across the Berkshire region.

Handset Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Handset across the Berkshire region.

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Handset
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Handset 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Handset.

1 13 (81.25%) Adobe
1 13 (81.25%) Adobe Analytics
1 13 (81.25%) Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 10 (62.50%) Digital Analytics
3 9 (56.25%) Web Analytics
4 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (37.50%) Quantitative Analysis
5 6 (37.50%) Performance Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Apache Flex
7 2 (12.50%) Omniture
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Nortel Meridian
7 2 (12.50%) Mitel
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) Nortel
7 2 (12.50%) Avaya
8 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco
8 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) Maxymiser
8 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (6.25%) SessionCam
8 1 (6.25%) Tableau

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Nortel Meridian
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analytics Manager
1 12 (75.00%) Digital Analytics Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Web Analytics Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Web Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Digital Analytics
3 9 (56.25%) Web Analytics
4 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (37.50%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Mitel
2 2 (12.50%) Nortel
2 2 (12.50%) Omniture
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Maxymiser
3 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau