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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
South East / Surrey
Rank 80 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing Handset 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.10% 0.24% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.63% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £575 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £275 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.54% -35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £16.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-26.84% -25.00%

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
301 474 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.43% 38.01% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 279 205
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £270 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 59 16
Median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.88% +157.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £575 -
Handset
South East

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Handset.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) MBA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TETRA
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Scorecard
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) TETRA
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scorecard
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BT
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco