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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank - 38 29
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.33% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.00% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% -17.50%
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
80 100 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 36.70% 33.44% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 17
Median daily rate £388 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £855 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +151.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £30.19 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £30.19 £13.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing Smartphone as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Smartphone across the Liverpool region.

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool