The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pocket PC in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pocket PC over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pocket PC
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Pocket PC 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Pocket PC
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
780 628 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.96% 26.99% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 382 300
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £210 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 61
Median hourly rate £15.21 £16.60 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.40% -47.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Pocket PC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Pocket PC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Pocket PC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Pocket PC
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pocket PC across the West Midlands region.

Pocket PC Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Pocket PC
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pocket PC across the West Midlands region.

Pocket PC Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands