The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 25 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 10 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.83% 4.79% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.26% 19.15% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£300 £338 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -29.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £39.50 - £13.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £14.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-9.42% -18.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 47 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 41.38% 25.00% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 18 7
Average daily rate £325 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £446 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £39.50 £30.00 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +164.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +3.57%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) VPN
4 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
4 9 (40.91%) Ethernet
4 9 (40.91%) Firewall
4 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
4 9 (40.91%) Network Security
5 8 (36.36%) BGP
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) RIP
6 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (27.27%) CCNP
6 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) OSPF
6 6 (27.27%) IPsec
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 6 (27.27%) Migration
7 5 (22.73%) DSL
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) DB2
7 5 (22.73%) MS Office
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) WAN
7 5 (22.73%) ADSL
7 5 (22.73%) LAN

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Apache
1 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) VPN
2 9 (40.91%) Ethernet
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Network Security
3 8 (36.36%) BGP
4 6 (27.27%) RIP
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) OSPF
4 6 (27.27%) IPsec
5 5 (22.73%) DSL
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) ADSL
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (18.18%) SAN
6 4 (18.18%) SDH
6 4 (18.18%) EIGRP
6 4 (18.18%) MPLS
6 4 (18.18%) VLAN
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
1 5 (22.73%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) IP Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IMAC Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Break Fix Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.55%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) SecurID
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 4 (18.18%) AIX
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) SUSE
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (13.64%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) i5/OS
5 1 (4.55%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Change Management
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) eTOM
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBA
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) COBOL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (27.27%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) BC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) CCSP
6 2 (9.09%) ISEB
6 2 (9.09%) CISSP
7 1 (4.55%) DCSE
7 1 (4.55%) CCIP
7 1 (4.55%) Dell Certification
7 1 (4.55%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) vSphere
1 4 (18.18%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (13.64%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) CA
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Splunk
6 3 (13.64%) HP
7 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 2 (9.09%) Tufin
7 2 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (9.09%) AlgoSec
8 1 (4.55%) Cramer
8 1 (4.55%) Lotus
8 1 (4.55%) CODA
8 1 (4.55%) NetIQ
8 1 (4.55%) Dell