The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - - 98
Contract jobs citing Handset 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £225 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £16.84 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+27.67% +27.09%
Handset
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
659 632 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.51% 29.90% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 443 317
Median daily rate £425 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.66 £10.05 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £41.50 £26.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Handset Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire