Period
to 24 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 24 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 133 144
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Handset 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.096% 0.19% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.67% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
East Midlands median daily rate £140 £356 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.70% +231.40% -
10th Percentile £115 £308 £103
90th Percentile £379 £369 £114
England median daily rate £225 £275 £300
% change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £16.50 -
England median hourly rate £17.02 £42.50 £15.92
% change year-on-year -59.96% +166.96% -13.57%

Handset is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 824 898 972
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 26.26% 27.88% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 582 533
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £200 £219 £208
90th Percentile £523 £575 £494
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 30 56
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £16.05 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.50% +12.60% +1.79%
10th Percentile £10.59 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £21.78 £23.38
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.69%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Handset as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Handset in the East Midlands

Handset
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Handset in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Handset in the East Midlands

Handset
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Handset in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Handset in the East Midlands

Handset
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Handset in the East Midlands

Handset
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -7 2 £130 -
Derbyshire -6 1 £425 +17.24%
Handset
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Handset.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco