The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Brighton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 27 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.62% 1.55% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% 13.33% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £191 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.90% 11.63% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Average daily rate £225 £400 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +34.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £408 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Average hourly rate £22.06 £21.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.02% -8.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Internet
East Sussex

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Intranet
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (28.57%) SugarCRM
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) SAS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (57.14%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) SugarCRM
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCA
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Veeam
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
1 1 (14.29%) VMware