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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 42 52 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +23
Contract jobs citing Internet 102 94 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.14% 3.58% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.09% 14.24% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 25
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£335 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -10.00%
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
634 660 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.75% 25.15% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 216 245
Average daily rate £350 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £164 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £31.75 £20.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.30% +58.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £13.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 -1 26 £369 -13.23% 10
Slough +7 16 £383 -1.29% 1
Newbury - 14 £350 - 3
Bracknell -7 6 £115 -65.92% 3
Maidenhead -10 2 £275 -5.17% 3
Hungerford - - - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 68 (36.96%) Telecoms
2 58 (31.52%) Windows
3 55 (29.89%) Microsoft
4 54 (29.35%) Degree
5 46 (25.00%) Project Management
6 37 (20.11%) SQL
7 36 (19.57%) IIS
7 36 (19.57%) 3G
8 35 (19.02%) JavaScript
9 34 (18.48%) HTML
9 34 (18.48%) Active Directory
10 32 (17.39%) ITIL
11 30 (16.30%) MS Excel
11 30 (16.30%) SQL Server
11 30 (16.30%) Broadband
11 30 (16.30%) Billing
12 27 (14.67%) CSS
13 25 (13.59%) Firewall
13 25 (13.59%) .NET
13 25 (13.59%) WAN
13 25 (13.59%) TCP/IP
13 25 (13.59%) Computer Science
14 24 (13.04%) LAN
15 22 (11.96%) DNS
15 22 (11.96%) Security Cleared
16 21 (11.41%) PowerShell
16 21 (11.41%) Finance
16 21 (11.41%) Cisco
16 21 (11.41%) Linux
17 20 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 36 (19.57%) IIS
2 14 (7.61%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.98%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.98%) Apache
4 8 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.26%) Lync
7 5 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.17%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.63%) Liferay
9 3 (1.63%) Drupal
10 2 (1.09%) CMS
10 2 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.09%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.09%) Live Communications Server
10 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.33%) MS Office
3 7 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.57%) 3G
2 30 (16.30%) Broadband
3 25 (13.59%) Firewall
3 25 (13.59%) WAN
3 25 (13.59%) TCP/IP
4 24 (13.04%) LAN
5 22 (11.96%) DNS
6 20 (10.87%) 4G
7 18 (9.78%) HTTP
8 17 (9.24%) FTP
9 15 (8.15%) LTE
10 14 (7.61%) SSL
11 13 (7.07%) VPN
11 13 (7.07%) Intranet
12 12 (6.52%) Network Security
13 11 (5.98%) HTTPS
14 10 (5.43%) MPLS
15 9 (4.89%) Ethernet
16 8 (4.35%) SMS
17 7 (3.80%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.43%) MySQL
3 9 (4.89%) DB2
4 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (4.35%) Subversion
2 4 (2.17%) ERwin
3 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.09%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.54%) Gradle
5 1 (0.54%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.54%) NUnit
5 1 (0.54%) IntelliJ
General
1 68 (36.96%) Telecoms
2 30 (16.30%) Billing
3 21 (11.41%) Finance
4 11 (5.98%) Marketing
5 2 (1.09%) Automotive
5 2 (1.09%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (22.83%) Architect
2 27 (14.67%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (11.96%) Developer
4 15 (8.15%) Support Engineer
5 12 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 12 (6.52%) Senior Architect
5 12 (6.52%) SCCM Engineer
6 10 (5.43%) Consultant
6 10 (5.43%) Network Engineer
7 9 (4.89%) Design Engineer
8 8 (4.35%) Administrator
9 7 (3.80%) Network Architect
9 7 (3.80%) Field Engineer
10 6 (3.26%) Analyst
11 5 (2.72%) Desktop Technician
11 5 (2.72%) IT Support
11 5 (2.72%) Designer
11 5 (2.72%) Technical Project Manager
11 5 (2.72%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.48%) HTML
2 27 (14.67%) CSS
3 25 (13.59%) .NET
4 14 (7.61%) jQuery
4 14 (7.61%) ASP.NET
5 12 (6.52%) XML
5 12 (6.52%) DCOM
6 10 (5.43%) Web Services
7 9 (4.89%) LAMP
8 8 (4.35%) SOAP
9 5 (2.72%) REST
9 5 (2.72%) HTML5
9 5 (2.72%) Spring
10 4 (2.17%) WAP
10 4 (2.17%) JDBC
10 4 (2.17%) J2EE
10 4 (2.17%) WML
10 4 (2.17%) CSS3
11 3 (1.63%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.59%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.52%) PKI
3 9 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.26%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.17%) AS400
5 4 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.17%) iSeries
5 4 (2.17%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.63%) Open Source
6 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.63%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.63%) SecurID
6 3 (1.63%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.09%) Clustering
7 2 (1.09%) IPTV
7 2 (1.09%) Blog
7 2 (1.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.52%) Windows
2 21 (11.41%) Linux
3 20 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (9.24%) UNIX
5 11 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (5.43%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.80%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.63%) AIX
9 3 (1.63%) Solaris
10 2 (1.09%) Debian
10 2 (1.09%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.00%) Project Management
2 32 (17.39%) ITIL
3 15 (8.15%) E-Commerce
4 13 (7.07%) PRINCE2
4 13 (7.07%) Service Management
5 12 (6.52%) MVC
6 9 (4.89%) Change Control
6 9 (4.89%) Capacity Management
6 9 (4.89%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (4.89%) Migration
7 8 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 8 (4.35%) Time Management
7 8 (4.35%) Web Development
7 8 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (3.80%) OO
8 7 (3.80%) Change Management
8 7 (3.80%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (20.11%) SQL
2 35 (19.02%) JavaScript
3 21 (11.41%) PowerShell
4 15 (8.15%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.52%) VBScript
6 10 (5.43%) PHP
7 9 (4.89%) Java
8 4 (2.17%) RPG
8 4 (2.17%) RPG/400
8 4 (2.17%) RPG IV
9 3 (1.63%) C
10 2 (1.09%) C#
10 2 (1.09%) PHP5
11 1 (0.54%) Scala
11 1 (0.54%) Groovy
11 1 (0.54%) C++
11 1 (0.54%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (29.35%) Degree
2 22 (11.96%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.61%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.43%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.26%) PMP
6 6 (3.26%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.26%) CCNA
6 6 (3.26%) CCNP
6 6 (3.26%) MCSE
7 4 (2.17%) ISEB
8 3 (1.63%) CISSP
8 3 (1.63%) CCIE
8 3 (1.63%) CCSP
8 3 (1.63%) CCIP
8 3 (1.63%) CCDP
9 2 (1.09%) MCPD
9 2 (1.09%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) SLA
2 6 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.72%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.17%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 34 (18.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.09%) Xen
4 1 (0.54%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.54%) vSphere
4 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.54%) XenApp
4 1 (0.54%) Firmware
4 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (6.52%) SCCM
1 12 (6.52%) SCOM
1 12 (6.52%) WMI
2 3 (1.63%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.63%) OpenView
2 3 (1.63%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.09%) WSUS
3 2 (1.09%) Plesk
4 1 (0.54%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 55 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.41%) Cisco
3 14 (7.61%) Citrix
4 13 (7.07%) IBM
5 12 (6.52%) VMware
6 11 (5.98%) F5
7 9 (4.89%) HP
7 9 (4.89%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.80%) Juniper
8 7 (3.80%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.72%) Remedy
10 4 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.17%) SAP
11 3 (1.63%) Tufin
11 3 (1.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 3 (1.63%) AlgoSec
11 3 (1.63%) Zend
11 3 (1.63%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.63%) Unica
11 3 (1.63%) Huawei
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