The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pocket PC in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pocket PC over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pocket PC
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Pocket PC 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Pocket PC
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
235 231 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.64% 27.80% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 154 96
Median daily rate £370 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Median hourly rate £12.75 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.70 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Pocket PC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Pocket PC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Pocket PC
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Pocket PC Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Pocket PC
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Pocket PC Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham