The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank - 32 28
Contract jobs citing Internet 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.45% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.85% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £135 £135
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Internet
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.86% 11.61% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 12
Average daily rate £325 £225 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £115 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £335 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £40.25 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.07% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) IT Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Web Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Bomgar
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago