Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for SMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SMS over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Short Message Service (SMS)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +69
Contract jobs citing SMS 17 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.73% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.75 - -

SMS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 123 75 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 12.50% 9.52% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 43 57
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +10.24%
10th Percentile £189 £264 £176
90th Percentile £594 £493 £469
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +12.90% -4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.94 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.76% +30.74% -4.69%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.38 £12.80
90th Percentile £31.00 £22.92 £20.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £19.44 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.97% +29.58% -9.09%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Nottinghamshire

SMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SMS in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SMS in Nottinghamshire

SMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SMS in Nottinghamshire

SMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SMS in Nottinghamshire

SMS
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 17 £375 - 7
SMS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) Information Governance
4 3 (17.65%) GDPR
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.76%) Aurelia
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) CISA
5 2 (11.76%) CISM
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) Serverless
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Broadband
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) ICT Manager
2 3 (17.65%) ICT Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Governance Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Migration Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (11.76%) Aurelia
2 2 (11.76%) CSS3
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) Memcached
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Information Governance
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Code Coverage
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CISA
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) GDPR
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) CommVault
1 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
1 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds