The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £16.84 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+27.67% +24.74%
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 East Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
58 112 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.09% 30.85% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 77 44
Median daily rate £350 £400 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £620 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 22
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.00 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +39.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £17.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.54 £21.15 £32.50
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 East Sussex

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex