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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pocket PC
Rank - - 115
Contract jobs citing Pocket PC 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.15%
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
762 710 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.88% 27.78% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 400 382
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 58
Median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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

Pocket PC
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pocket PC 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Pocket PC.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000

Pocket PC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) NetIQ