The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 2.64% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.26%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 11.45% 15.15% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 4
Median daily rate £430 - £105
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Internet.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec
1 6 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 6 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (66.67%) Veeam
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 6 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) Polycom
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (66.67%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) DMZ
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) FWSM
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) IT Asset Management
1 6 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 6 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Polycom
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec
1 6 (66.67%) Veeam
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Tandberg