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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 63 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Internet 11 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 0.80% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.19% 6.67% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £16.16 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+21.34% +13.40%
Internet
West Midlands

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
108 90 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.88% 12.03% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 51 72
Median daily rate £338 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 13
Median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.83% +120.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Internet.

1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 7 (30.43%) Wireless
4 7 (30.43%) WAN
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
5 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (26.09%) Logistics
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Firewall
7 4 (17.39%) PMI
7 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (17.39%) 3G
7 4 (17.39%) Network Planning
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Unix
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Dell
7 4 (17.39%) SLA
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco
7 4 (17.39%) IBM

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 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) WAN
1 7 (30.43%) Wireless
2 4 (17.39%) 3G
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
2 4 (17.39%) LTE
3 2 (8.70%) IMAP
3 2 (8.70%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (8.70%) S/MIME
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) SMTP
3 2 (8.70%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) OLTP
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSBuild
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Automotive
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Lead Project Manager
1 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Designer
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.70%) DBA
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Server Support
3 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) PMI
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.70%) PKI
4 2 (8.70%) Replication
5 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) AIX
6 2 (8.70%) HPUX
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (26.09%) Logistics
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Network Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) Server Building
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
4 3 (13.04%) Service Design
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Internal Audit
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Product Management
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Korn
2 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (8.70%) Sendmail
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) MOM
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Dell
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Proofpoint
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cincom
4 1 (4.35%) HP