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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smartphone
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing Smartphone 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.46 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +4.76%
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
128 123 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.50% 20.23% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 93 118
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £14.73 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+205.60% -34.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £12.28 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Smartphone
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Smartphone across the South Wales region.

Smartphone Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales