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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WURFL 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
Wireless Universal Resource File (WURFL)
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing WURFL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - - 2.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WURFL
Staffordshire

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
23 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 31.94% 48.48% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 4
Median daily rate £250 £420 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.93 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

WURFL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing WURFL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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