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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 84 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Internet 44 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.66% 1.50% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.87% 11.89% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £254 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -52.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.25 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £42.25 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
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
446 387 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.84% 12.59% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 160 128
Average daily rate £325 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 34 71
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -2 18 £425 +30.76% 7
Essex +4 8 £300 -18.91% 1
Bedfordshire - 8 £375 -
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £388 +35.96% 24
Suffolk - 2 £250 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £225 -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 31 (33.33%) HTML
2 28 (30.11%) Firewall
3 25 (26.88%) SQL
4 23 (24.73%) Windows
4 23 (24.73%) Linux
5 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
6 17 (18.28%) VPN
6 17 (18.28%) Python
6 17 (18.28%) JIRA
7 16 (17.20%) XML
7 16 (17.20%) Cisco
8 15 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (15.05%) HP
10 13 (13.98%) WAN
10 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
10 13 (13.98%) SharePoint
11 12 (12.90%) Wireless
11 12 (12.90%) Perforce
12 11 (11.83%) Finance
12 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
12 11 (11.83%) MS Office
12 11 (11.83%) DHCP
12 11 (11.83%) LAN
12 11 (11.83%) DNS
13 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
13 10 (10.75%) E-Commerce
13 10 (10.75%) Manual Testing
14 9 (9.68%) F5
14 9 (9.68%) Telecoms
14 9 (9.68%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 13 (13.98%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.38%) IIS
4 4 (4.30%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.30%) Lync
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.15%) Apache
6 2 (2.15%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.15%) Drupal
7 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.08%) Moodle
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.08%) Node.js
7 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.08%) CMS
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.83%) MS Office
3 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.08%) MS Project
5 1 (1.08%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.08%) InDesign
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Tridion
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.08%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
2 2 (2.15%) Office 365
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.11%) Firewall
2 17 (18.28%) VPN
3 13 (13.98%) WAN
4 12 (12.90%) Wireless
5 11 (11.83%) DHCP
5 11 (11.83%) LAN
5 11 (11.83%) DNS
6 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.60%) VoIP
8 5 (5.38%) Intranet
8 5 (5.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (5.38%) BIG-IP
9 3 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.23%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (3.23%) SAN
9 3 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.23%) Broadband
9 3 (3.23%) LDAP
10 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) Data Mining
3 6 (6.45%) MySQL
4 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.23%) DB2
5 3 (3.23%) CorVu
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.23%) QlikView
6 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) JIRA
2 5 (5.38%) Subversion
3 4 (4.30%) Ant
3 4 (4.30%) JUnit
3 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.30%) Selenium
3 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.15%) Hudson
5 2 (2.15%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.15%) Maven
5 2 (2.15%) JMeter
5 2 (2.15%) Log4j
5 2 (2.15%) Trac
5 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.15%) AccuRev
5 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.08%) Grunt
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.38%) Electronics
4 5 (5.38%) French Language
4 5 (5.38%) German Language
5 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Publishing
7 1 (1.08%) Games
7 1 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.08%) Law
7 1 (1.08%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 21 (22.58%) Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.60%) Architect
4 8 (8.60%) Service Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (7.53%) Senior Manager
6 6 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Security Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Administrator
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (17.20%) XML
3 8 (8.60%) Web Services
3 8 (8.60%) .NET
3 8 (8.60%) HTML5
4 7 (7.53%) CSS
5 5 (5.38%) J2EE
6 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.30%) XHTML
6 4 (4.30%) LAMP
7 3 (3.23%) Ajax
7 3 (3.23%) jQuery
7 3 (3.23%) EJB
7 3 (3.23%) SOAP
8 2 (2.15%) Struts
8 2 (2.15%) XSLT
8 2 (2.15%) JDBC
8 2 (2.15%) JSP
8 2 (2.15%) Servlets
8 2 (2.15%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) PKI
1 7 (7.53%) Data Integration
2 6 (6.45%) Streaming Media
2 6 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) IPTV
3 4 (4.30%) Open Source
3 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.15%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.15%) User Experience
4 2 (2.15%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.15%) DTV
4 2 (2.15%) Handset
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.08%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.73%) Windows
1 23 (24.73%) Linux
2 8 (8.60%) Windows XP
3 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.45%) UNIX
4 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.38%) Solaris
6 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.15%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.15%) HPUX
8 1 (1.08%) Debian
8 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (10.75%) E-Commerce
2 10 (10.75%) Manual Testing
3 7 (7.53%) Data Protection
3 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (7.53%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (7.53%) ITIL
3 7 (7.53%) Identity Management
3 7 (7.53%) Scrum
4 6 (6.45%) CRM
4 6 (6.45%) Project Planning
4 6 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 5 (5.38%) Automated Testing
5 5 (5.38%) OO
5 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (5.38%) Content Management
6 4 (4.30%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.30%) Change Management
6 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.88%) SQL
2 17 (18.28%) Python
3 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.60%) C
4 8 (8.60%) Java
5 6 (6.45%) C++
6 4 (4.30%) C#
6 4 (4.30%) PHP
7 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.15%) Perl
8 2 (2.15%) XPath
9 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.08%) Clojure
9 1 (1.08%) Go
9 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.08%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.38%) CCNA
2 5 (5.38%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) CCNP
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.23%) MCSE
5 2 (2.15%) CCIE
5 2 (2.15%) MCP
5 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.08%) MCTS
6 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) HNC
6 1 (1.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.38%) vSphere
3 3 (3.23%) XenApp
3 3 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.15%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.08%) Snort
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (1.08%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) OVSD
1 7 (7.53%) OpenView
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.08%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.08%) Nessus
4 1 (1.08%) SCCM
4 1 (1.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.08%) Iperf
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) Cisco
3 14 (15.05%) HP
4 12 (12.90%) Perforce
5 9 (9.68%) F5
6 7 (7.53%) VMware
6 7 (7.53%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.45%) MobileIron
8 5 (5.38%) Avaya
9 4 (4.30%) Citrix
9 4 (4.30%) IBM
9 4 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.23%) Adobe
10 3 (3.23%) Oracle
10 3 (3.23%) SAP
10 3 (3.23%) Cognos
11 2 (2.15%) Business Objects
11 2 (2.15%) Interwoven
11 2 (2.15%) Juniper
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