Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 19 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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 126
Contract jobs citing Handset 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £115 £250 £349
% change year-on-year -54.00% -28.32% +26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £10.00
England median hourly rate £12.50 £22.25 £16.84
% change year-on-year -43.82% +32.13% +20.29%

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 North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 411 1060 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.80% 38.94% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 724 380
North East median daily rate £375 £344 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.01% -15.06% +11.72%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £247
90th Percentile £585 £513 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 66 44
North East median hourly rate £26.25 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.80% +41.67%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.75 £37.75 £41.73
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Handset in the North East

Handset
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Handset in the North East

Handset
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Handset in the North East