The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 60 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Internet 7 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.93% 2.40% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 14.29% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
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£388 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £30.25 £48.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.83 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+21.76% -10.34%
Internet
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 119 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.89% 16.83% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 42 40
Average daily rate £300 £285 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 27
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £12.85 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -11 3 £394 +5.06% 16
Peterborough - 2 £300 -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (40.00%) Python
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Wireless
3 6 (30.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Perforce
3 6 (30.00%) JIRA
3 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (25.00%) F5
4 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) VoIP
4 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) vSphere
6 3 (15.00%) QA
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (10.00%) Internet of Things
7 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Lync
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.00%) InDesign
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Wireless
3 6 (30.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) VoIP
4 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (10.00%) Intranet
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (5.00%) LDAP
7 1 (5.00%) Broadband
7 1 (5.00%) Extranet
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Software Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) LAMP
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) Flash
4 1 (5.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Streaming Media
2 1 (5.00%) IPTV
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
2 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.00%) Photography
2 1 (5.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) CCIE
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco
1 6 (30.00%) Perforce
2 5 (25.00%) F5
2 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Altiris
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) Exinda
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed