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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 103 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing Handset 14 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.23% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 0.77% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £153 £125 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £15.17
% change year-on-year
+226.92% -14.30%
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
694 779 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.60% 30.43% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 424 390
Median daily rate £413 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.49% +9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £532 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 35 18
Median hourly rate £21.75 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.80 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £37.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Handset
South East

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 12 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (62.50%) MS Office
3 10 (62.50%) Digital Analytics
4 9 (56.25%) Web Analytics
5 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (37.50%) Performance Improvement
6 6 (37.50%) Quantitative Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Apache Flex
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) Change Control
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) Omniture
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.25%) Electronics
9 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (6.25%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (6.25%) Internet
9 1 (6.25%) 3G
9 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 1 (6.25%) Project Management
9 1 (6.25%) Broadband
9 1 (6.25%) SMS
9 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
9 1 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (6.25%) SAP
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL
9 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2

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%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) 3G
1 1 (6.25%) 4G
1 1 (6.25%) Broadband
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) LTE
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
1 1 (6.25%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (6.25%) VoLTE
General
1 12 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analytics Manager
1 12 (75.00%) Digital Analytics Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
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%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Service Design 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%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
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 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) High Availability
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Omniture
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Maxymiser
3 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau