The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing Handset 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
- -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £16.84 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+27.67% +27.09%
Handset
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
300 245 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.09% 27.34% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 182 111
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 8
Median hourly rate £23.50 £28.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.54% +72.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £100.00 £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Handset Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Handset
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Handset.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Polycom
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Telephony Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Telephony Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 2 (100.00%) Polycom
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens