The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Flintshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Flintshire - - 16.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £294 £350
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £28.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-60.71% +133.33%
SMS
North Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Flintshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Flintshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Flintshire 68.75% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £160 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SMS across the Flintshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire