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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 76 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Contract jobs citing Internet 43 85 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.68% 3.40% 3.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.52% 13.20% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 48
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£213 £375 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% +57.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £233 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £464 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -25.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.73% +3.44%
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
572 644 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.29% 25.74% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 217 222
Average daily rate £325 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £215 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £42.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 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 31 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
Bracknell -2 18 £213 -48.48% 1
Reading -30 10 £360 -4.00% 12
Slough +4 8 £304 +30.64% 1
Newbury -2 2 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £450 - 5
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
2 31 (29.52%) Telecoms
3 29 (27.62%) HTML
4 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (22.86%) CSS
5 24 (22.86%) WAN
6 21 (20.00%) Cisco
7 19 (18.10%) Windows
8 18 (17.14%) Ethernet
9 16 (15.24%) Broadband
9 16 (15.24%) 3G
10 15 (14.29%) CCNP
10 15 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (14.29%) Linux
11 14 (13.33%) Marketing
12 13 (12.38%) TDD
12 13 (12.38%) ITIL
12 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
12 13 (12.38%) LAN
12 13 (12.38%) BGP
13 12 (11.43%) MPLS
13 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
13 12 (11.43%) Service Delivery
13 12 (11.43%) Degree
14 11 (10.48%) Firewall
14 11 (10.48%) Migration
14 11 (10.48%) Python
14 11 (10.48%) Network Architecture
15 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
15 10 (9.52%) LTE

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (4.76%) IIS
2 4 (3.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.81%) Apache
2 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.81%) Node.js
3 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.95%) Drupal
4 1 (0.95%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Office
2 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.90%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) PaaS
2 1 (0.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.86%) WAN
2 18 (17.14%) Ethernet
3 16 (15.24%) Broadband
3 16 (15.24%) 3G
4 13 (12.38%) BGP
4 13 (12.38%) LAN
4 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
5 12 (11.43%) MPLS
6 11 (10.48%) Firewall
7 10 (9.52%) 3GPP
7 10 (9.52%) LTE
8 9 (8.57%) VPN
8 9 (8.57%) HTTP
8 9 (8.57%) OSPF
9 8 (7.62%) DNS
10 7 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (5.71%) DHCP
11 6 (5.71%) ADSL
11 6 (5.71%) RIP
11 6 (5.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
1 6 (5.71%) NoSQL
1 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.81%) MySQL
3 2 (1.90%) DB2
4 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Subversion
1 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.90%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.95%) Hudson
3 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.95%) Maven
3 1 (0.95%) Selenium
3 1 (0.95%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (29.52%) Telecoms
2 14 (13.33%) Marketing
3 7 (6.67%) Finance
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (18.10%) Developer
2 13 (12.38%) Architect
3 12 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Product Manager
5 7 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 7 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 6 (5.71%) Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Network Architect
7 5 (4.76%) Designer
8 4 (3.81%) IP Network Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Strategy Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Architecture Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (3.81%) IP Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.86%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.62%) HTML
2 24 (22.86%) CSS
3 10 (9.52%) JSON
4 8 (7.62%) REST
5 7 (6.67%) CSS3
5 7 (6.67%) HTML5
6 6 (5.71%) Django
6 6 (5.71%) .NET
7 5 (4.76%) XHTML
8 4 (3.81%) Web Services
8 4 (3.81%) XML
8 4 (3.81%) jQuery
8 4 (3.81%) Sass
8 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.86%) Ajax
9 3 (2.86%) LAMP
10 2 (1.90%) JDBC
10 2 (1.90%) Spring
10 2 (1.90%) RESTful
10 2 (1.90%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) User Experience
2 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.71%) Economics
4 5 (4.76%) Replication
5 4 (3.81%) Social Media
6 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.95%) PMI
8 1 (0.95%) W3C
8 1 (0.95%) SecurID
8 1 (0.95%) IPTV
8 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.95%) Photography
8 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.95%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.95%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Windows
2 15 (14.29%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) UNIX
4 6 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.81%) Android
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.38%) TDD
2 13 (12.38%) ITIL
3 12 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 11 (10.48%) Migration
4 11 (10.48%) Network Architecture
5 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.62%) OOP
6 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.62%) Software Testing
7 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 7 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (5.71%) Kanban
8 6 (5.71%) Scrum
9 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.76%) Project Management
9 5 (4.76%) Matrix Management
9 5 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (3.81%) Change Control
10 4 (3.81%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (10.48%) Python
3 9 (8.57%) Java
4 6 (5.71%) C++
4 6 (5.71%) Perl
4 6 (5.71%) PHP
5 5 (4.76%) C#
6 4 (3.81%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.86%) Ruby
7 3 (2.86%) C
7 3 (2.86%) SQL
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) CCNP
1 15 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (11.43%) Degree
3 10 (9.52%) CCNA
3 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.76%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.90%) CCIP
6 2 (1.90%) HNC
6 2 (1.90%) HND
6 2 (1.90%) CCIE
7 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.95%) PMP
7 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.95%) CCSE
7 1 (0.95%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.90%) XenApp
3 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) OpenView
1 3 (2.86%) Cacti
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.95%) Netcool
2 1 (0.95%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.95%) Netcool/Proviso
Vendors
1 21 (20.00%) Cisco
2 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.62%) F5
4 7 (6.67%) Endeca
4 7 (6.67%) BT
4 7 (6.67%) VMware
5 6 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle
7 3 (2.86%) Google
7 3 (2.86%) HP
7 3 (2.86%) IBM
7 3 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (0.95%) Juniper
8 1 (0.95%) Genesys
8 1 (0.95%) NetApp
8 1 (0.95%) Lotus
8 1 (0.95%) Adobe
8 1 (0.95%) Sun
8 1 (0.95%) Dell
8 1 (0.95%) Nortel
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