The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 75 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 19 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.20% 1.76% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.13% 13.88% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 11
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£401 £279 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.67% -14.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £88 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £347 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.94 £10.44 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -5.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.70 £14.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.91% -16.17%
Internet
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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 209 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.16% 12.68% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 105 93
Average daily rate £400 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 19
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £20.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +2 8 £401 +39.30% 4
Nottinghamshire +10 7 £288 +1.76% 2
Derbyshire -3 4 - -
Lincolnshire +9 1 - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 3
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
3 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
4 7 (24.14%) Intranet
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.69%) DNS
5 6 (20.69%) .NET
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) PKI
7 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
7 4 (13.79%) Degree
7 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (13.79%) IPsec
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) MCSE
7 4 (13.79%) MS Office
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (13.79%) LDAP
7 4 (13.79%) Kerberos
7 4 (13.79%) PowerShell

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.90%) CICS
2 1 (3.45%) Quickr
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Intranet
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) IPsec
3 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.79%) LDAP
3 4 (13.79%) Kerberos
4 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) SNMP
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Introscope
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Developer
1 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Specialist
2 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Magento Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) jQuery
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) JSP
5 2 (6.90%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) JMS
6 1 (3.45%) SOAP
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.45%) WCF
6 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Firmware
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) iSeries
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
3 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) SUSE
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.34%) MVC
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Logistics
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
4 2 (6.90%) UML
4 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Data Entry
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.90%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
1 4 (13.79%) MCSE
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) HNC
2 1 (3.45%) HND
2 1 (3.45%) CCSA
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Terminal Server
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) CA Wily
1 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) CA
3 1 (3.45%) Hitachi
3 1 (3.45%) Lotus
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Brocade
3 1 (3.45%) Google