The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
Smartphone
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Miscellaneous Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
53 50 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 38.97% 31.85% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 61
Median daily rate £420 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%