Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 140 136
Contract jobs citing Handset 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.13% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.47% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
East Midlands median daily rate - £450 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +309.09% -65.08%
England median daily rate £140 £275 £363
% change year-on-year -49.09% -24.14% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £20.00 -
England median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year -13.79% -19.15% +12.09%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 792 847 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.58% 26.78% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 540 533
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £212 £200 £213
90th Percentile £550 £557 £508
England median daily rate £451 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.28% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 55
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £16.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +24.57% -2.70%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.96 £10.80
90th Percentile £44.75 £60.00 £36.40
England median hourly rate £21.78 £20.99 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% +4.93% +14.29%

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 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