The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 141 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Handset 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £90 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £218 £313
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -30.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £15.92 £16.65
% change year-on-year
+53.89% -4.38%
Handset
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
906 779 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.56% 27.11% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 499 419
Median daily rate £405 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 43
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £10.10 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Handset
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Handset Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Handset
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Handset Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Handset
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Yorkshire - 4 £90 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Handset.

1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco