The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Dundee region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 7 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 16.67% 10.53% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 71.43% 100.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 23.33% 10.53% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate £300 £225 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +99.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Internet
Scotland

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

Internet
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) IIS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 5 (100.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
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