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 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 50 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing Internet 14 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.83% 4.23% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 25.74% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £233 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.25 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £14.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-9.42% -18.84%
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
126 101 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.49% 16.45% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 46 40
Average daily rate £323 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.27% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 36
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.30 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £47.50
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 November 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 14 £350 +7.69% 23
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
St Neots - - - -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) HTML
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) Python
4 12 (30.00%) QA
5 11 (27.50%) JIRA
6 10 (25.00%) XML
6 10 (25.00%) C
6 10 (25.00%) Java
7 9 (22.50%) Finance
7 9 (22.50%) Perforce
7 9 (22.50%) Scrum
7 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.00%) C++
8 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (20.00%) Client/Server
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
9 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
9 7 (17.50%) OO
10 6 (15.00%) UNIX
10 6 (15.00%) TDD
10 6 (15.00%) Streaming Media
10 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
11 5 (12.50%) Degree
11 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 5 (12.50%) JavaScript

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) Node.js
3 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) VPN
2 4 (10.00%) IPv6
2 4 (10.00%) DHCP
2 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) MPLS
2 4 (10.00%) BGP
2 4 (10.00%) VLAN
2 4 (10.00%) Multicast
2 4 (10.00%) Junos
3 3 (7.50%) Wireless
3 3 (7.50%) DWDM
3 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (7.50%) VoIP
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) HTTP
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) LDAP
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) JIRA
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Grunt
3 3 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) Firebug
5 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Publishing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.50%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) J2EE
3 4 (10.00%) J2SE
4 3 (7.50%) REST
4 3 (7.50%) HTML5
4 3 (7.50%) LESS
4 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 3 (7.50%) XHTML
4 3 (7.50%) CSS
4 3 (7.50%) DOM
4 3 (7.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) FFmpeg
5 1 (2.50%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (2.50%) Velocity
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (15.00%) Streaming Media
3 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) IPTV
3 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.50%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
3 4 (10.00%) Solaris
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Windows
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Scrum
1 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
3 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
3 7 (17.50%) OO
4 6 (15.00%) TDD
4 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.00%) DNA
6 4 (10.00%) UML
6 4 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Product Management
7 3 (7.50%) System Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
1 14 (35.00%) Python
2 10 (25.00%) C
2 10 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) C++
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) Perl
4 5 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) sed
5 1 (2.50%) AWK
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) CCNP
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.50%) CCIE
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) qmail
1 1 (2.50%) Samba
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Bacula
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Perforce
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco
3 4 (10.00%) Sun
3 4 (10.00%) Juniper
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.00%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Lotus
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