The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £261 £320 £414
% change year-on-year
-18.35% -22.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -11.47%
Smartphone
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
92 48 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.82% 22.86% 37.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 32 35
Average daily rate £380 £355 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -6.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -