The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 52 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Internet 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% 0.79% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 4.95% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £150 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -48.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £150 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £394 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.37 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.09% +18.57%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 101 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.50% 16.03% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 50 49
Median daily rate £313 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.65 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Internet.

1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) SMTP
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Internet of Things
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Service Design
2 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) IMAP
2 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Private Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) S/MIME
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) MindAlign
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SMTP
2 3 (17.65%) IMAP
3 2 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (11.76%) S/MIME
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) BGP
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) DSL
4 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Private Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Designer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Designer
3 2 (11.76%) IoT Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
1 3 (17.65%) Internet of Things
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Blockchain
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
2 3 (17.65%) Service Design
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Internal Audit
4 1 (5.88%) IT Audit
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Sendmail
3 1 (5.88%) Firmware
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Apple
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) Proofpoint
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft