The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -61.33%
Smartphone
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 104 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.87% 22.08% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 60 54
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £267 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £417 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 9
Average hourly rate £18.75 £14.75 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -73.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.57 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.80 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -39.00%