The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 - - 88
Contract jobs citing Handset 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £315
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 East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
465 409 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.94% 32.13% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 187 193
Median daily rate £450 £400 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 45
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.90 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.17 £47.50
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 Surrey

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Handset Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Handset
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Handset.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse