The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
South East / Hampshire
Rank - - 122
Contract jobs citing PDA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - - 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £90 £285 £303
% change year-on-year -68.36% -5.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58%  

PDA 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 Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 568 653 613
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.57% 29.94% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 447 343
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 22 40
Median hourly rate £17.50 £38.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.54% +28.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.28 £15.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.26 £50.00 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

PDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing PDA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for PDA in Hampshire

PDA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PDA in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PDA in Hampshire

PDA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PDA in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PDA in Hampshire