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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 61 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Internet 11 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 1.23% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.73% 6.62% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Median daily rate £375 £298 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% +28.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £363 £302
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 £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.16 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+29.95% +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
113 136 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.45% 18.63% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 84 60
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £424 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £11.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.83% +126.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £30.00 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +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 1 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 1 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 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Wireless
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) MS Office
5 5 (27.78%) Logistics
6 4 (22.22%) Network Planning
6 4 (22.22%) LTE
6 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) SLA
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) LAN
6 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (22.22%) Firewall
6 4 (22.22%) 3G
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) PMI
6 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Server Building
7 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (16.67%) Dell

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 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
2 6 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) 3G
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) LTE
4 2 (11.11%) IMAP
4 2 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (11.11%) S/MIME
4 2 (11.11%) SMTP
4 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) FTP
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) IKE
5 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP
5 1 (5.56%) SSH
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) OLTP
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Automotive
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Lead Project Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 4 (22.22%) PMI
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) HPUX
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Logistics
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Network Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Server Building
5 2 (11.11%) Internal Audit
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) IT Audit
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Korn
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (11.11%) Sendmail
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) MOM
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Dell
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Proofpoint
5 1 (5.56%) Cincom
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) VMware