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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 47 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Internet 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.40% 0.78% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 6.02% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Median daily rate £275 £150 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £394 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.26%

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
111 83 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.29% 12.99% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 41 41
Median daily rate £313 £369 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% +34.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £164 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £461 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.73 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.47% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.35 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) SMTP
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) IMAP
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
4 2 (12.50%) S/MIME
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking

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 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) MindAlign
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SMTP
2 3 (18.75%) IMAP
3 2 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (12.50%) S/MIME
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) DSL
4 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Blockchain
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Private Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) IoT Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) React
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
1 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) SUSE
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
1 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
1 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) ERP
2 1 (6.25%) High Availability
2 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
2 1 (6.25%) IT Audit
2 1 (6.25%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
2 1 (6.25%) TDD
2 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Sendmail
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Apple
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Google
1 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) VMware