The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 96 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 37 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.46% 1.84% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.54% 9.67% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 30
Median daily rate £325 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £212 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Median hourly rate £20.83 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.16 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+29.95% +19.70%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
388 569 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.28% 19.04% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 305 213
Median daily rate £375 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £193 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 62 39
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 16 £325 -13.33% 4
Essex -6 10 £273 -19.55%
Norfolk 0 5 £425 +123.68%
Cambridgeshire +16 3 £375 +7.06% 10
Bedfordshire +7 3 £349 +2.95% 3
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Internet.

1 27 (41.54%) Windows
2 18 (27.69%) HTML
2 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.54%) SQL
3 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.00%) Finance
4 13 (20.00%) MS Office
5 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
5 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
6 10 (15.38%) Cisco
6 10 (15.38%) Java
6 10 (15.38%) Linux
6 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 9 (13.85%) Firewall
7 9 (13.85%) CSS
7 9 (13.85%) Oracle
7 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
8 8 (12.31%) IBM
8 8 (12.31%) Citrix
8 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (12.31%) .NET
8 8 (12.31%) Python
8 8 (12.31%) Degree
9 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.77%) MVC
9 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.77%) C

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.77%) IIS
2 4 (6.15%) Apache
2 4 (6.15%) GlassFish
2 4 (6.15%) JBoss
2 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Office
2 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) PTC Creo
4 1 (1.54%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (4.62%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.54%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.69%) VPN
2 5 (7.69%) WAN
3 4 (6.15%) LAN
3 4 (6.15%) LDAP
3 4 (6.15%) SSL
4 3 (4.62%) DHCP
4 3 (4.62%) DNS
4 3 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.62%) Network Security
4 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.62%) Wireless
5 2 (3.08%) 4G
5 2 (3.08%) IPsec
5 2 (3.08%) Node B
5 2 (3.08%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (3.08%) RNC
5 2 (3.08%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.08%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) DB2
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) VisualVM
2 2 (3.08%) Ant
2 2 (3.08%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) Selenium
3 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.69%) Retail
4 4 (6.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) German Language
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) Consultant
3 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Python Developer
5 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) HTML
2 9 (13.85%) CSS
3 8 (12.31%) .NET
4 7 (10.77%) SOAP
4 7 (10.77%) XML
5 5 (7.69%) Ajax
5 5 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.69%) JSON
6 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.15%) 802.1X
6 4 (6.15%) COM+
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.62%) HTML5
7 3 (4.62%) jQuery
7 3 (4.62%) Kendo UI
7 3 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) DataPower
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.15%) RIA
4 3 (4.62%) Internet of Things
4 3 (4.62%) User Experience
4 3 (4.62%) Wiki
5 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.08%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.54%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.54%) FMCG
6 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (41.54%) Windows
2 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.38%) Linux
4 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.15%) Unix
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) Debian
7 1 (1.54%) HPUX
7 1 (1.54%) Solaris
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.77%) MVC
2 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
3 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
3 6 (9.23%) ITIL
3 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (9.23%) Web Development
4 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 5 (7.69%) Scrum
5 4 (6.15%) B2B
5 4 (6.15%) Change Management
5 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.15%) High Availability
5 4 (6.15%) Logistics
6 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.62%) Change Control
6 3 (4.62%) DevOps
6 3 (4.62%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.38%) Java
4 8 (12.31%) Python
5 7 (10.77%) C
5 7 (10.77%) C#
5 7 (10.77%) C++
6 6 (9.23%) Perl
7 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) A+ Certification
3 3 (4.62%) CCNA
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCITP
3 3 (4.62%) MCP
3 3 (4.62%) MCSA
3 3 (4.62%) MOS
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) CISM
4 2 (3.08%) MCSE
5 1 (1.54%) CCA
5 1 (1.54%) CCNP
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.54%) MBA
5 1 (1.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) XenApp
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.08%) Firmware
4 2 (3.08%) NFS
4 2 (3.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.54%) Docker
5 1 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.54%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Puppet
2 3 (4.62%) Opsview
2 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 2 (3.08%) SCCM
3 2 (3.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.54%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle
4 8 (12.31%) Citrix
4 8 (12.31%) IBM
5 6 (9.23%) VMware
6 4 (6.15%) webMethods
7 3 (4.62%) Adobe
7 3 (4.62%) Juniper
7 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.62%) Software AG
7 3 (4.62%) Splunk
7 3 (4.62%) Symantec
8 2 (3.08%) Cognos
8 2 (3.08%) HP
8 2 (3.08%) Huawei
8 2 (3.08%) NetApp
8 2 (3.08%) Thunderhead
8 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.54%) Remedy