The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Handset 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 0.65% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £229 £188 £275
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £13.98
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -6.99%
Handset
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 58 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 32.47% 39.73% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 17
Median daily rate £430 £444 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.09% +26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Handset Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Handset
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Staines region with a requirement for Handset.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WAP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WAP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT