The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
England / East Midlands
Rank 93 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Handset 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.069% 0.13% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.43% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +15.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £275 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.54% -35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £16.67 -
% change year-on-year
-27.59% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
375 467 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.93% 29.21% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 305 225
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 27
Median hourly rate £11.33 £18.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.75% +10.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Handset Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Handset
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Derbyshire -4 1 £425 +17.24%
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Handset.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft