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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Universal Resource File (WURFL)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WURFL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
19 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 27.94% 57.14% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 6
Median daily rate £325 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £363 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

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