The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 81 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Contract jobs citing Internet 42 69 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.70% 2.79% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.86% 11.04% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 38
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£380 £363 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +64.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £221 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £447 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £17.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £17.50 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -5.00%
Internet
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
612 625 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.81% 25.29% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 210 196
Average daily rate £335 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 10 24
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -12 13 £380 +1.33% 9
Bracknell -4 11 £213 -37.03% 4
Slough +7 6 £431 +85.48% 1
Newbury -1 3 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £450 -
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 37 (34.91%) Telecoms
2 31 (29.25%) JavaScript
3 27 (25.47%) HTML
4 25 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (21.70%) WAN
6 21 (19.81%) Cisco
7 20 (18.87%) Windows
7 20 (18.87%) CSS
8 17 (16.04%) Ethernet
8 17 (16.04%) TDD
9 15 (14.15%) Broadband
9 15 (14.15%) Linux
9 15 (14.15%) ITIL
10 14 (13.21%) Python
10 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
10 14 (13.21%) CCNP
10 14 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (13.21%) 3G
11 13 (12.26%) LAN
11 13 (12.26%) User Experience
12 12 (11.32%) Degree
12 12 (11.32%) JSON
12 12 (11.32%) Service Delivery
13 11 (10.38%) Software Testing
13 11 (10.38%) OOP
13 11 (10.38%) Java
13 11 (10.38%) MPLS
13 11 (10.38%) BGP
13 11 (10.38%) TCP/IP
13 11 (10.38%) VPN

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.72%) IIS
1 5 (4.72%) Node.js
2 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.77%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.94%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.94%) Drupal
5 1 (0.94%) Liferay
5 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Office
2 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) PaaS
2 1 (0.94%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.70%) WAN
2 17 (16.04%) Ethernet
3 15 (14.15%) Broadband
4 14 (13.21%) 3G
5 13 (12.26%) LAN
6 11 (10.38%) TCP/IP
6 11 (10.38%) VPN
6 11 (10.38%) MPLS
6 11 (10.38%) BGP
7 10 (9.43%) Firewall
7 10 (9.43%) HTTP
7 10 (9.43%) 3GPP
7 10 (9.43%) LTE
8 8 (7.55%) OSPF
9 7 (6.60%) SSL
9 7 (6.60%) ADSL
9 7 (6.60%) RIP
9 7 (6.60%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (5.66%) DNS
11 5 (4.72%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.55%) RDBMS
2 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.72%) MySQL
4 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) DB2
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) CorVu
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.94%) QlikView
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.94%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Subversion
1 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.89%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.94%) Hudson
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.94%) Maven
3 1 (0.94%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (34.91%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.43%) Marketing
3 9 (8.49%) Finance
4 3 (2.83%) Billing
4 3 (2.83%) Back Office
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (22.64%) Developer
2 13 (12.26%) Architect
3 10 (9.43%) Network Engineer
3 10 (9.43%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.43%) Product Manager
3 10 (9.43%) Python Developer
4 6 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (5.66%) IP Engineer
5 5 (4.72%) Network Architect
5 5 (4.72%) Analyst
6 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (3.77%) Project Manager
6 4 (3.77%) Coordinator
6 4 (3.77%) IP Network Engineer
6 4 (3.77%) Architecture Manager
6 4 (3.77%) Strategy Manager
7 3 (2.83%) Designer
7 3 (2.83%) Transition Manager
7 3 (2.83%) Security Engineer
7 3 (2.83%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.47%) HTML
2 20 (18.87%) CSS
3 12 (11.32%) JSON
4 11 (10.38%) REST
5 9 (8.49%) Django
6 8 (7.55%) CSS3
6 8 (7.55%) HTML5
7 7 (6.60%) Sass
8 6 (5.66%) .NET
9 5 (4.72%) XHTML
10 4 (3.77%) Web Services
10 4 (3.77%) XML
10 4 (3.77%) jQuery
10 4 (3.77%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.83%) Ajax
11 3 (2.83%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.83%) LAMP
12 2 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.89%) SOAP
12 2 (1.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) User Experience
2 8 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.66%) Economics
4 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) RIA
4 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.89%) Social Media
5 2 (1.89%) Replication
5 2 (1.89%) SecurID
5 2 (1.89%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) IPTV
6 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) IVR
6 1 (0.94%) STB
6 1 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Windows
2 15 (14.15%) Linux
3 8 (7.55%) UNIX
4 6 (5.66%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.77%) Android
6 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.83%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.04%) TDD
3 15 (14.15%) ITIL
4 12 (11.32%) Service Delivery
5 11 (10.38%) OOP
5 11 (10.38%) Software Testing
5 11 (10.38%) Network Architecture
6 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.55%) Scrum
7 8 (7.55%) Kanban
7 8 (7.55%) Migration
8 7 (6.60%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.72%) Project Management
10 5 (4.72%) Matrix Management
11 4 (3.77%) SWOT Analysis
11 4 (3.77%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.77%) Memory Management
11 4 (3.77%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.25%) JavaScript
2 14 (13.21%) Python
3 11 (10.38%) Java
4 6 (5.66%) C++
4 6 (5.66%) Perl
4 6 (5.66%) PHP
5 5 (4.72%) C#
6 4 (3.77%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.83%) Ruby
7 3 (2.83%) C
7 3 (2.83%) SQL
8 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) CCNP
1 14 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (11.32%) Degree
3 11 (10.38%) Security Cleared
4 10 (9.43%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.55%) CCNA
6 5 (4.72%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.89%) CISSP
7 2 (1.89%) CCIP
7 2 (1.89%) HNC
7 2 (1.89%) HND
8 1 (0.94%) CCIE
8 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.94%) PMP
8 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.89%) XenApp
3 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) TrustSec
2 1 (0.94%) OpenView
2 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.94%) Netcool
2 1 (0.94%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.94%) Netcool/Proviso
2 1 (0.94%) Cacti
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Cisco
2 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.49%) F5
4 7 (6.60%) CheckPoint
4 7 (6.60%) BT
5 6 (5.66%) VMware
6 3 (2.83%) Endeca
6 3 (2.83%) Google
6 3 (2.83%) Citrix
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle
7 2 (1.89%) IBM
7 2 (1.89%) CA
7 2 (1.89%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.89%) AlgoSec
7 2 (1.89%) Tufin
8 1 (0.94%) Sandvine
8 1 (0.94%) Crossbeam
8 1 (0.94%) Mitel
8 1 (0.94%) Redknee
8 1 (0.94%) Verint
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