The table below looks at the prevalence of the term WURFL in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WURFL over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Universal Resource File (WURFL)
Rank - 16 13
Contract jobs citing WURFL 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 4.17% 9.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 22.22% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £330 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate - £330 £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
10 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 32.26% 18.75% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Average daily rate £348 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.27%

WURFL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WURFL across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

WURFL Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

WURFL
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WURFL across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

WURFL Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent