The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 16 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Internet 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.74% 1.57% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.77% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £319 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.85 £16.50 £12.84
% change year-on-year
+20.30% +28.50%
Internet
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.15% 25.20% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 8
Median daily rate £400 £473 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% +18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £355 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £16.33 £22.50 £18.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.44% +24.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.39 £12.35 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.27 £33.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Chester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Internet.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Local Government
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) BYOD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Workday
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 1 (14.29%) QUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) LESS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
1 1 (14.29%) QUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) LESS
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Sass
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
1 2 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) BYOD
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) RIA
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Workday