Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Handsets
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 - 257
Rank change year-on-year - +257 +26
Contract jobs citing Handset 4 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.056% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
City of London median daily rate £283 - £300
10th Percentile £220 - £275
90th Percentile £373 - £423
Central London median daily rate £283 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £19.50
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 - £19.50

Handset is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3098 2719 3581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.63% 40.82% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2408 2108 2844
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £716 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 55
City of London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.92 £55.00 £42.15
Central London median hourly rate £22.02 £18.45 £20.00
% change year-on-year +19.32% -7.75% +14.29%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Handset as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Handset in the City of London

Handset
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Handset in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Handset in the City of London

Handset
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Handset in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Handset in the City of London

Handset
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Handset in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Handset in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Handset.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) PMO

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) PMO Lead
3 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO