The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £218 £325
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -33.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £16.84 £16.65
% change year-on-year
+27.67% +1.14%
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 Dorset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 53 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 34.44% 26.37% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 30 38
Median daily rate £396 £288 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.82% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £120 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £530 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Handset Daily Rate Trend in Dorset