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 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 52 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Internet 14 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.88% 1.51% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.17% 11.34% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £545 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.74% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £293 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £16.21 £12.62
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +28.40%
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
115 97 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.44% 13.32% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 63 72
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 October 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 October 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 (44.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 7 (28.00%) Wireless
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
6 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 6 (24.00%) Banking
6 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (20.00%) IMAP
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) SMTP
7 5 (20.00%) Unix
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.00%) Service Design
7 5 (20.00%) Prototyping
8 4 (16.00%) Server Building
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) LAN
8 4 (16.00%) SSL
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco
8 4 (16.00%) IBM
8 4 (16.00%) S/MIME
8 4 (16.00%) Dell
8 4 (16.00%) Firewall

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 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) MindAlign
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
1 7 (28.00%) Wireless
2 5 (20.00%) IMAP
2 5 (20.00%) SMTP
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (16.00%) S/MIME
3 4 (16.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) OLTP
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 3 (12.00%) Automotive
5 2 (8.00%) Private Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Digital Designer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) PKI
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) Blockchain
5 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) HPUX
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (24.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 5 (20.00%) Service Design
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.00%) Server Building
4 3 (12.00%) Internal Audit
5 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (8.00%) IT Audit
5 2 (8.00%) Logistics
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Product Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) Korn
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.00%) MCITP
1 1 (4.00%) MCSA
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) Sendmail
3 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) MOM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Dell
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) Proofpoint
3 1 (4.00%) Cincom
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) VMware