The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire - - -
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 Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
70 54 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.25% 32.73% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 19
Median daily rate £320 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.74 £12.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £14.76 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Smartphone
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Smartphone Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire