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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 22 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.05% 1.06% 4.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 9.09% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Average daily rate
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£218 £135 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -46.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £123 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £147 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -5.00%
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
24 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 12.57% 11.64% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 32
Average daily rate £398 £303 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.40% +21.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £283 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £14.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +187.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.22% -25.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Bournemouth -3 1 £325 +140.74% 2
Poole - 1 £110 -
Internet
South West

Internet
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) WiX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) WiX
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam