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 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 85 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Internet 55 57 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.84% 1.94% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.72% 14.07% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £175 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -5.00%
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
566 405 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.96% 13.76% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 210 153
Average daily rate £315 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 42 68
Average hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.17% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £35.50 £37.50
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 the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the East of England 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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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
Hertfordshire -13 24 £375 -23.07% 13
Essex +4 21 £339 -18.37% 1
Norfolk +4 4 £190 -41.53%
Cambridgeshire -18 4 £350 +22.89% 16
Bedfordshire +4 2 £339 +32.19% 1
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 37 (35.92%) Firewall
2 29 (28.16%) Windows
3 23 (22.33%) Linux
4 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (19.42%) .NET
6 19 (18.45%) HTML
6 19 (18.45%) SharePoint
6 19 (18.45%) Cisco
6 19 (18.45%) Active Directory
7 16 (15.53%) Identity Management
7 16 (15.53%) Finance
7 16 (15.53%) Java
7 16 (15.53%) SQL
7 16 (15.53%) Oracle
8 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
8 15 (14.56%) VPN
9 14 (13.59%) VoIP
10 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
10 13 (12.62%) VMware
11 12 (11.65%) Wireless
11 12 (11.65%) JavaScript
11 12 (11.65%) LDAP
11 12 (11.65%) WAN
11 12 (11.65%) DNS
11 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
12 11 (10.68%) IBM
12 11 (10.68%) DHCP
12 11 (10.68%) HP
12 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce
12 11 (10.68%) ITIL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (18.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (5.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.83%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.83%) CMS
4 5 (4.85%) WordPress
4 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.88%) MQSeries
5 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.88%) IIS
6 3 (2.91%) Apache
6 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.94%) Drupal
7 2 (1.94%) Lync
8 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.97%) MS Project
4 1 (0.97%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.97%) InDesign
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Tridion
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.97%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.97%) TeleForm
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (35.92%) Firewall
2 15 (14.56%) VPN
3 14 (13.59%) VoIP
4 12 (11.65%) WAN
4 12 (11.65%) LDAP
4 12 (11.65%) DNS
4 12 (11.65%) Wireless
4 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
5 11 (10.68%) Telnet
5 11 (10.68%) DHCP
6 10 (9.71%) SSH
7 9 (8.74%) Intranet
7 9 (8.74%) PuTTY
8 7 (6.80%) LAN
9 6 (5.83%) SAN
10 5 (4.85%) BIG-IP
10 5 (4.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.91%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (2.91%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) Data Mining
2 7 (6.80%) MySQL
3 6 (5.83%) DB2
4 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.91%) QlikView
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.91%) CorVu
7 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.97%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.97%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Toad
2 6 (5.83%) Ant
2 6 (5.83%) JUnit
2 6 (5.83%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.83%) Subversion
3 5 (4.85%) JIRA
4 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (3.88%) Log4j
5 3 (2.91%) Selenium
5 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.94%) Trac
6 2 (1.94%) Maven
6 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.94%) AccuRev
6 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.94%) Hudson
6 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.94%) JMeter
6 2 (1.94%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.97%) ClearQuest
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.88%) Retail
3 4 (3.88%) French Language
3 4 (3.88%) German Language
4 3 (2.91%) Legal
4 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Electronics
5 2 (1.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.97%) Local Government
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
6 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (22.33%) Analyst
2 17 (16.50%) Developer
3 9 (8.74%) Consultant
3 9 (8.74%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) .NET Developer
5 7 (6.80%) Architect
5 7 (6.80%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Senior Manager
5 7 (6.80%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Java Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Technical Architect
6 5 (4.85%) Service Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Applications Support
6 5 (4.85%) Content Editor
6 5 (4.85%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
7 4 (3.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.42%) .NET
2 19 (18.45%) HTML
3 8 (7.77%) XML
4 7 (6.80%) J2EE
5 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.83%) CSS
5 6 (5.83%) Web Services
5 6 (5.83%) Ajax
5 6 (5.83%) HTML5
6 5 (4.85%) XHTML
7 4 (3.88%) JMS
7 4 (3.88%) XSLT
7 4 (3.88%) JDBC
7 4 (3.88%) JSP
7 4 (3.88%) Servlets
7 4 (3.88%) SOAP
7 4 (3.88%) Struts
7 4 (3.88%) EJB
7 4 (3.88%) JSTL
7 4 (3.88%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
1 7 (6.80%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.83%) PKI
2 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.88%) Web 2.0
3 4 (3.88%) Clustering
4 3 (2.91%) User Experience
4 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.94%) IVR
5 2 (1.94%) RIA
5 2 (1.94%) Handset
5 2 (1.94%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) CCTV
6 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.97%) Photography
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.16%) Windows
2 23 (22.33%) Linux
3 8 (7.77%) UNIX
4 7 (6.80%) Solaris
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.85%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.85%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.88%) HPUX
8 2 (1.94%) Debian
8 2 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.97%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.53%) Identity Management
3 11 (10.68%) ITIL
3 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce
3 11 (10.68%) Data Protection
4 10 (9.71%) Content Management
5 7 (6.80%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (5.83%) UML
6 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.83%) CRM
7 5 (4.85%) Change Management
7 5 (4.85%) OO
7 5 (4.85%) Project Planning
8 4 (3.88%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.88%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.88%) RAD
8 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.53%) Java
1 16 (15.53%) SQL
2 12 (11.65%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.74%) C#
4 5 (4.85%) Perl
5 4 (3.88%) XPath
5 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.91%) Python
6 3 (2.91%) C
7 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.97%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.97%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.83%) CCNA
3 5 (4.85%) Degree
4 4 (3.88%) CCNP
5 3 (2.91%) OCA
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.94%) MCSE
6 2 (1.94%) CCIE
6 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.97%) MCP
7 1 (0.97%) HNC
7 1 (0.97%) RHCE
7 1 (0.97%) CCVP
7 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.77%) vSphere
2 8 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.83%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.91%) XenApp
4 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.91%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.94%) iptables
6 1 (0.97%) Snort
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.97%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.97%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.97%) Samba
6 1 (0.97%) NFS
6 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.97%) Postfix
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 10 (9.71%) Tivoli
2 9 (8.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 8 (7.77%) CA Single Sign-On
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (4.85%) Novell Identity Manager
6 4 (3.88%) OVSD
6 4 (3.88%) OpenView
7 3 (2.91%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.94%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.97%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (0.97%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.97%) Iperf
9 1 (0.97%) Nessus
9 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.97%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Cisco
2 16 (15.53%) Oracle
3 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.62%) VMware
5 11 (10.68%) IBM
5 11 (10.68%) HP
6 10 (9.71%) F5
6 10 (9.71%) Cyber-Ark
7 8 (7.77%) Sun
8 7 (6.80%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.83%) Novell
9 6 (5.83%) CA
10 5 (4.85%) MobileIron
11 4 (3.88%) Elastic Path
11 4 (3.88%) Blue Martini
11 4 (3.88%) Citrix
11 4 (3.88%) Interwoven
11 4 (3.88%) Cognos
11 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.88%) ATG
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