The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
UK / England
Rank 529 553 541
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Contract jobs citing Handset 36 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.34% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 28
Median daily rate £288 £396 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% +21.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £133 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £425 £550
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 10
Median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £16.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +98.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £42.50 £25.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £16.50 £16.40
% change year-on-year
-26.84% +0.64%

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13507 15412 14863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.61% 33.11% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8713 9891 9457
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 489 643 603
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.46 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in England

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Handset Daily Rate Trend in England

Handset
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Handset across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Handset Daily Rate Histogram in England

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in England

Handset
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Handset across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Handset Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Handset
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
South East +21 11 £148 -46.36% 1
London +4 8 £339 -6.62%
East of England +10 6 £275 +189.47% 2
South West +19 4 £339 +4.15%
East Midlands - 3 - -
North West +11 2 £339 -32.30%
North East - 2 £500 -
Handset
UK

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 England region with a requirement for Handset.

1 16 (29.63%) Cisco
1 16 (29.63%) Migration
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (22.22%) VoIP
3 12 (22.22%) IVR
4 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (16.67%) Windows
6 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
6 8 (14.81%) MS Office
6 8 (14.81%) Validation
6 8 (14.81%) Verint
7 7 (12.96%) Android
7 7 (12.96%) Finance
8 6 (11.11%) IP Telephony
8 6 (11.11%) Smartphone
8 6 (11.11%) WAN
8 6 (11.11%) LAN
8 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
8 6 (11.11%) Unified Communications
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
9 5 (9.26%) CMDB
9 5 (9.26%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
9 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
10 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.41%) Project Management
10 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Google Play
1 1 (1.85%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) VoIP
2 6 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 6 (11.11%) LAN
2 6 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 6 (11.11%) WAN
3 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) GSM
4 3 (5.56%) LTE
4 3 (5.56%) MVNO
4 3 (5.56%) PBX
4 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.56%) Wireless
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) Nortel Meridian
5 2 (3.70%) UMTS
5 2 (3.70%) VPN
5 2 (3.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
1 1 (1.85%) GIS
1 1 (1.85%) Spatial Data
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Android Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Site Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Unified Communications Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Designer
5 4 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Customer Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.56%) ICT Technician
6 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Communications Officer
7 2 (3.70%) PMO Officer
7 2 (3.70%) Telephony Manager
7 2 (3.70%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) WAP
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) IVR
2 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 6 (11.11%) Smartphone
4 5 (9.26%) CMDB
4 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.70%) iPhone
6 2 (3.70%) NHS
6 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.85%) iPad
7 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) Android
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Migration
2 8 (14.81%) Validation
3 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.41%) Project Management
4 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.70%) Android Development
6 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.70%) CRM
6 2 (3.70%) DevOps
6 2 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (3.70%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.85%) Business Transformation
7 1 (1.85%) Coaching
7 1 (1.85%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Development
7 1 (1.85%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) Apple Swift
2 1 (1.85%) C#
2 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) CCNP
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) CCIE
4 1 (1.85%) MBA
4 1 (1.85%) MCDST
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Firmware
2 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.70%) Packer
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Cisco
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.81%) Verint
4 3 (5.56%) Avaya
4 3 (5.56%) BT
4 3 (5.56%) Huawei
5 2 (3.70%) Apple
5 2 (3.70%) BroadSoft
5 2 (3.70%) Informatica
5 2 (3.70%) Mitel
5 2 (3.70%) Nortel
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.70%) Samsung
5 2 (3.70%) Siebel
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Red Box
6 1 (1.85%) Symbian
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