The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 54 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing Internet 19 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.03% 1.03% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.39% 9.00% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £320 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +137.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £100.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+566.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
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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 Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 100 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.47% 11.48% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 66 32
Average daily rate £418 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -42.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £14.50 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £22.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (54.17%) Windows
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 9 (37.50%) OOD
5 9 (37.50%) OOP
5 9 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (37.50%) OO
5 9 (37.50%) TDD
5 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Kanban
5 9 (37.50%) Android
5 9 (37.50%) BDD
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Phone 7
5 9 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Phone
5 9 (37.50%) Mobile Payment
5 9 (37.50%) Android Development
5 9 (37.50%) User Experience
6 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) ISEB
8 5 (20.83%) Google
8 5 (20.83%) SQLite
8 5 (20.83%) ActionBarSherlock
8 5 (20.83%) Mechanoid
8 5 (20.83%) Robolectric

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQLite
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Robotium
1 5 (20.83%) Mechanoid
1 5 (20.83%) Robolectric
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Android Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Android Developer
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) ICT Operations Manager
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
1 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) ActionBarSherlock
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mobile Payment
1 9 (37.50%) User Experience
2 4 (16.67%) iPhone
2 4 (16.67%) iPad
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) W3C
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Android
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Phone 7
2 9 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Phone
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 9 (37.50%) OOD
4 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) Kanban
4 9 (37.50%) BDD
4 9 (37.50%) Android Development
4 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 9 (37.50%) OOP
4 9 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (37.50%) OO
5 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
6 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) C
2 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 4 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) R
4 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (8.33%) APMP
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Google
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.17%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle