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 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 73 79 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -34
Contract jobs citing Internet 43 44 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.87% 1.71% 3.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.60% 7.79% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 38
Median daily rate £359 £213 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.82% -46.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £175 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £32.00 £33.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +92.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% +19.70%
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
500 565 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.70% 21.92% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 273 242
Median daily rate £363 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +20 15 £350 -7.89% 9
Bracknell -10 11 £430 +102.35% 1
Maidenhead 0 2 - - 1
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 31 (27.93%) JavaScript
2 29 (26.13%) .NET
2 29 (26.13%) Microsoft
3 28 (25.23%) C#
4 26 (23.42%) Windows
5 25 (22.52%) Cisco
6 23 (20.72%) Telecoms
6 23 (20.72%) VB.NET
7 22 (19.82%) HTML
7 22 (19.82%) Web Services
8 21 (18.92%) Firewall
9 20 (18.02%) MS Excel
9 20 (18.02%) IIS
9 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET
9 20 (18.02%) SLA
10 18 (16.22%) C++
10 18 (16.22%) Node.js
11 17 (15.32%) Memory Management
11 17 (15.32%) Marketing
11 17 (15.32%) MPLS
12 16 (14.41%) VBScript
12 16 (14.41%) WAN
12 16 (14.41%) Degree
13 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
13 15 (13.51%) HTTP
13 15 (13.51%) VPN
13 15 (13.51%) Project Management
14 14 (12.61%) Management Information System
14 14 (12.61%) Java
14 14 (12.61%) CSS

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 20 (18.02%) IIS
2 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.21%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.50%) Drupal
4 5 (4.50%) Joomla!
4 5 (4.50%) WordPress
5 3 (2.70%) Apache
5 3 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.90%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.90%) JBoss
7 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (18.02%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.91%) MS Office
3 6 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.90%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.60%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.81%) Office 365
2 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.31%) SaaS
3 4 (3.60%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.80%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) Firewall
2 17 (15.32%) MPLS
3 16 (14.41%) WAN
4 15 (13.51%) HTTP
4 15 (13.51%) VPN
5 12 (10.81%) LAN
6 11 (9.91%) SSL
7 10 (9.01%) DNS
8 8 (7.21%) TCP/IP
9 7 (6.31%) BGP
9 7 (6.31%) Ethernet
9 7 (6.31%) Unified Communications
9 7 (6.31%) VoIP
10 6 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (4.50%) Broadband
11 5 (4.50%) Intranet
11 5 (4.50%) OSPF
11 5 (4.50%) SMTP
12 4 (3.60%) ADSL
12 4 (3.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.60%) Big Data
4 3 (2.70%) EDRMS
4 3 (2.70%) MySQL
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.90%) DB2
5 1 (0.90%) GIS
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.90%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.70%) Grunt
4 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.80%) JUnit
5 1 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.90%) Selenium
5 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (20.72%) Telecoms
2 17 (15.32%) Marketing
3 13 (11.71%) German Language
4 9 (8.11%) French Language
4 9 (8.11%) Italian Language
4 9 (8.11%) Spanish Language
5 6 (5.41%) Finance
6 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.60%) Electronics
8 1 (0.90%) Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Billing
8 1 (0.90%) Legal
8 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (22.52%) Support Engineer
2 18 (16.22%) Developer
3 11 (9.91%) Architect
4 9 (8.11%) Escalation Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Analyst
5 8 (7.21%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Designer
7 6 (5.41%) Consultant
7 6 (5.41%) Coordinator
7 6 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.50%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.50%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Messaging Support
8 5 (4.50%) Web Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Web Support Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.13%) .NET
2 22 (19.82%) HTML
2 22 (19.82%) Web Services
3 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET
4 18 (16.22%) Node.js
5 14 (12.61%) CSS
6 13 (11.71%) .NET Framework
7 9 (8.11%) DCOM
7 9 (8.11%) MAPI
8 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.60%) HTML5
9 4 (3.60%) jQuery
9 4 (3.60%) JSON
9 4 (3.60%) LAMP
9 4 (3.60%) SOAP
10 3 (2.70%) Ajax
10 3 (2.70%) COM
10 3 (2.70%) Flash
10 3 (2.70%) J2EE
10 3 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.31%) Clustering
5 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.41%) Internet of Things
6 5 (4.50%) PKI
7 4 (3.60%) Smart Home
7 4 (3.60%) User Experience
8 3 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.70%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (2.70%) Replication
8 3 (2.70%) Smart Meter
8 3 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.80%) PMI
9 2 (1.80%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.42%) Windows
2 9 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.41%) Linux
4 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.70%) Debian
5 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.80%) AIX
6 2 (1.80%) Solaris
6 2 (1.80%) Unix
6 2 (1.80%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.32%) Memory Management
2 15 (13.51%) Project Management
3 12 (10.81%) ITIL
4 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.91%) MVC
5 9 (8.11%) Analytics
6 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.31%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.41%) CRM
8 6 (5.41%) Pay per click
8 6 (5.41%) SEO
8 6 (5.41%) SOA
9 5 (4.50%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.50%) Garbage Collection
9 5 (4.50%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.50%) Migration
9 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.93%) JavaScript
2 28 (25.23%) C#
3 23 (20.72%) VB.NET
4 18 (16.22%) C++
5 16 (14.41%) VBScript
6 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
7 14 (12.61%) Java
8 11 (9.91%) SQL
9 9 (8.11%) VB
10 8 (7.21%) PHP
11 7 (6.31%) Python
12 6 (5.41%) VB6
13 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.80%) Perl
16 1 (0.90%) C
16 1 (0.90%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.90%) Ruby
16 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.90%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) Degree
2 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (8.11%) CCNA
4 9 (8.11%) CCNP
4 9 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.60%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.70%) CCIE
6 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.70%) PMP
7 2 (1.80%) CCDP
7 2 (1.80%) CCIP
7 2 (1.80%) CITP
7 2 (1.80%) ISEB
7 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.80%) MCITP
7 2 (1.80%) MCTS
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.90%) CCDA
8 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.02%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.70%) UAG
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.90%) Firmware
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) SCCM
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (2.70%) WMI
2 3 (2.70%) WSUS
3 2 (1.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.80%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.80%) Nagios
3 2 (1.80%) OpenView
4 1 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.52%) Cisco
3 10 (9.01%) HP
4 9 (8.11%) Oracle
5 8 (7.21%) F5
6 4 (3.60%) Google
6 4 (3.60%) Juniper
6 4 (3.60%) Serena
6 4 (3.60%) Tealium
6 4 (3.60%) VMware
7 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.70%) EMC
7 3 (2.70%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.70%) Meridio
7 3 (2.70%) NetApp
7 3 (2.70%) SAP
7 3 (2.70%) TippingPoint
8 2 (1.80%) Dell
8 2 (1.80%) Lotus
8 2 (1.80%) Red Hat