The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Staines region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 13.56% 9.05% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £360 £310 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -15.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
SMS
Surrey

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

SMS
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SMS across the Staines region.

SMS Daily Rate Trend in Staines

SMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

SMS Hourly Rate Trend in Staines