The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
South East / Berkshire
Rank 80 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Internet 29 61 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.48% 2.43% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.94% 10.45% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 35 25
Median daily rate £375 £400 £307
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +30.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £330 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -54.43%
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 Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
418 584 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.28% 23.26% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 297 335
Median daily rate £400 £363 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £50.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £27.40 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +17 18 £251 -37.18% 4
Reading -7 5 £369 -7.81% 12
Newbury -2 2 £375 +20.00%
Slough +6 1 £475 +46.15%
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 32 (45.71%) Telecoms
2 22 (31.43%) Degree
3 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 16 (22.86%) Cisco
3 16 (22.86%) HP
4 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.43%) MPLS
4 15 (21.43%) Windows
5 13 (18.57%) WAN
5 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
5 13 (18.57%) Finance
5 13 (18.57%) Programme Management
6 12 (17.14%) Marketing
6 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 10 (14.29%) SLA
7 10 (14.29%) LAN
7 10 (14.29%) SQL
7 10 (14.29%) BGP
7 10 (14.29%) Project Management
7 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
8 9 (12.86%) VPN
8 9 (12.86%) Ethernet
9 8 (11.43%) DNS
9 8 (11.43%) CRM
9 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
9 8 (11.43%) HTML
9 8 (11.43%) Java

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (11.43%) IIS
1 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
2 5 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.86%) FrameMaker
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
1 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) MPLS
2 13 (18.57%) WAN
3 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.29%) BGP
4 10 (14.29%) LAN
5 9 (12.86%) Ethernet
5 9 (12.86%) VPN
6 8 (11.43%) DNS
7 7 (10.00%) HTTP
8 6 (8.57%) FTP
8 6 (8.57%) OSPF
8 6 (8.57%) VLAN
9 5 (7.14%) ADSL
9 5 (7.14%) HTTPS
9 5 (7.14%) SSL
10 4 (5.71%) DSL
10 4 (5.71%) SSH
10 4 (5.71%) Telnet
10 4 (5.71%) VPLS
10 4 (5.71%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) RDBMS
1 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.86%) JMeter
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) Travis CI
General
1 32 (45.71%) Telecoms
2 13 (18.57%) Finance
3 12 (17.14%) Marketing
4 6 (8.57%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (8.57%) Spanish Language
5 5 (7.14%) Electronics
5 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.86%) Billing
6 2 (2.86%) Legal
7 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.43%) Back Office
7 1 (1.43%) French Language
7 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (8.57%) Business Manager
1 6 (8.57%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 4 (5.71%) Analyst
3 4 (5.71%) Architect
3 4 (5.71%) Messaging Support
3 4 (5.71%) Messaging Technician
3 4 (5.71%) Network Engineer
3 4 (5.71%) Operations Technician
3 4 (5.71%) Support Technician
4 3 (4.29%) Coordinator
4 3 (4.29%) Data Engineer
4 3 (4.29%) Developer
4 3 (4.29%) Network Architect
4 3 (4.29%) OSS Engineer
4 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
4 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
5 2 (2.86%) Core Network Engineer
5 2 (2.86%) Voice Architect
5 2 (2.86%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) HTML
2 6 (8.57%) CSS
3 4 (5.71%) LAMP
3 4 (5.71%) Web Services
4 3 (4.29%) .NET
5 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.86%) JSON
5 2 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (1.43%) CSS3
6 1 (1.43%) Flash
6 1 (1.43%) HTML5
6 1 (1.43%) Middleware
6 1 (1.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.29%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) PMI
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.86%) Social Media
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.43%) IPTV
5 1 (1.43%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.43%) Photography
5 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.43%) STB
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Android
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.86%) Unix
5 1 (1.43%) Debian
5 1 (1.43%) SUSE
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Programme Management
2 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.29%) Project Management
3 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.43%) Change Management
4 8 (11.43%) CRM
4 8 (11.43%) Line Management
4 8 (11.43%) Migration
5 7 (10.00%) Analytics
5 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.00%) Business Development
5 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 6 (8.57%) Business Transformation
6 6 (8.57%) Case Management
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) SQL
2 8 (11.43%) Java
2 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.14%) PHP
4 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.86%) C
5 2 (2.86%) C#
5 2 (2.86%) Perl
5 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Degree
2 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.43%) CCNA
4 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.00%) CCNP
6 6 (8.57%) MBA
7 5 (7.14%) PMI Certification
8 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.29%) HNC
9 3 (4.29%) PMP
10 2 (2.86%) BC Cleared
10 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (2.86%) CCDA
10 2 (2.86%) CCDP
10 2 (2.86%) CCIP
10 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.43%) CCVP
11 1 (1.43%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.86%) Xen
4 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.29%) OpenView
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
3 1 (1.43%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Cisco
1 16 (22.86%) HP
2 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle
4 7 (10.00%) Google
4 7 (10.00%) VMware
5 6 (8.57%) IBM
6 5 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 5 (7.14%) Remedy
6 5 (7.14%) SAP
7 4 (5.71%) Juniper
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.86%) Apple
9 2 (2.86%) Avaya
9 2 (2.86%) Citrix
9 2 (2.86%) Dell
9 2 (2.86%) Samsung
9 2 (2.86%) Serena
10 1 (1.43%) Veeam