The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
South East / Surrey
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Handset 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £294 £400
% change year-on-year +10.63% -26.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year -4.39% -  

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 360 505 414
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 30.82% 39.03% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 280 198
Median daily rate £405 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 59 18
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +28.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.78 £16.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £57.00 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Handset in Surrey

Handset
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Handset in Surrey

Handset
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Handset in Surrey

Handset
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £575 -
Handset
South East

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Handset.

1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) MBA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TETRA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) TETRA
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scorecard
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco