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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 95 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing Internet 43 55 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.53% 2.29% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.75% 14.51% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 33
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£350 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.72% -2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 £11.25 £17.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -34.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.35
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -5.19%
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
441 379 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.71% 15.75% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 178 182
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £190 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 58 60
Average hourly rate £29.75 £23.20 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.23% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire -17 21 £363 +11.53% 17
Hertfordshire -2 11 £475 +15.15% 5
Bedfordshire -7 6 £125 -64.28% 1
Essex -8 5 £325 -16.12% 4
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 41 (37.61%) HTML
2 38 (34.86%) Linux
3 34 (31.19%) SQL
4 31 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (25.69%) Java
6 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
7 26 (23.85%) XML
8 24 (22.02%) Windows
9 23 (21.10%) MS Excel
10 20 (18.35%) CSS
11 19 (17.43%) Python
12 18 (16.51%) MS Office
13 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
13 17 (15.60%) OO
13 17 (15.60%) Apache
13 17 (15.60%) Finance
13 17 (15.60%) QA
13 17 (15.60%) HTML5
14 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
14 16 (14.68%) Marketing
14 16 (14.68%) JIRA
14 16 (14.68%) VPN
14 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
15 15 (13.76%) Oracle
15 15 (13.76%) CSS3
16 14 (12.84%) UNIX
16 14 (12.84%) Web Development
16 14 (12.84%) TDD
16 14 (12.84%) Retail
16 14 (12.84%) Perforce

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (15.60%) Apache
2 10 (9.17%) WebSphere
3 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.34%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.34%) Node.js
5 7 (6.42%) lighttpd
6 6 (5.50%) JBoss
7 4 (3.67%) IIS
7 4 (3.67%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.75%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (2.75%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.83%) Lync
10 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.92%) Moodle
10 1 (0.92%) Confluence
10 1 (0.92%) nginx
10 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (21.10%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.51%) MS Office
3 6 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.67%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.68%) VPN
2 10 (9.17%) Firewall
3 9 (8.26%) Intranet
3 9 (8.26%) Extranet
4 6 (5.50%) DNS
5 5 (4.59%) LAN
5 5 (4.59%) WAN
5 5 (4.59%) DHCP
6 4 (3.67%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.67%) GPRS
6 4 (3.67%) IPv6
6 4 (3.67%) MPLS
6 4 (3.67%) BGP
6 4 (3.67%) Wireless
6 4 (3.67%) VLAN
6 4 (3.67%) Junos
6 4 (3.67%) Multicast
7 3 (2.75%) VoIP
7 3 (2.75%) 4G
7 3 (2.75%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) MySQL
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.92%) DB2
5 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) JIRA
2 13 (11.93%) Subversion
3 12 (11.01%) Ant
4 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
5 8 (7.34%) Grunt
6 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.75%) Log4j
7 3 (2.75%) JUnit
7 3 (2.75%) Selenium
7 3 (2.75%) Maven
7 3 (2.75%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.83%) NUnit
8 2 (1.83%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.83%) Flex Builder
9 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.92%) Firebug
9 1 (0.92%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.92%) QUnit
General
1 17 (15.60%) Finance
2 16 (14.68%) Marketing
3 14 (12.84%) Retail
4 12 (11.01%) Manufacturing
5 10 (9.17%) Telecoms
6 6 (5.50%) Publishing
7 4 (3.67%) Electronics
7 4 (3.67%) Automotive
8 1 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Games
8 1 (0.92%) French Language
8 1 (0.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Developer
2 27 (24.77%) Analyst
3 13 (11.93%) Senior Developer
4 9 (8.26%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Service Analyst
5 8 (7.34%) Web Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Design Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Architect
8 4 (3.67%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.61%) HTML
2 26 (23.85%) XML
3 20 (18.35%) CSS
4 17 (15.60%) HTML5
5 15 (13.76%) CSS3
6 11 (10.09%) .NET
6 11 (10.09%) J2EE
7 10 (9.17%) Spring
8 7 (6.42%) JSON
8 7 (6.42%) jQuery
8 7 (6.42%) Web Services
8 7 (6.42%) REST
9 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (5.50%) Ajax
9 6 (5.50%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.59%) .NET Framework
11 4 (3.67%) J2SE
11 4 (3.67%) SOAP
11 4 (3.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Open Source
2 12 (11.01%) Client/Server
3 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.42%) Streaming Media
5 5 (4.59%) IPTV
6 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.67%) Clustering
6 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.75%) RIA
7 3 (2.75%) Statistics
7 3 (2.75%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.83%) Animation
8 2 (1.83%) Handset
8 2 (1.83%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.83%) DTV
8 2 (1.83%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.83%) User Experience
9 1 (0.92%) Social Media
9 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.86%) Linux
2 24 (22.02%) Windows
3 14 (12.84%) UNIX
4 13 (11.93%) Windows XP
5 7 (6.42%) Solaris
6 4 (3.67%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (2.75%) HPUX
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
2 17 (15.60%) OO
3 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
4 14 (12.84%) Web Development
4 14 (12.84%) TDD
4 14 (12.84%) Scrum
5 10 (9.17%) Performance Testing
5 10 (9.17%) Test Strategy
5 10 (9.17%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (8.26%) Manual Testing
6 9 (8.26%) BDD
7 8 (7.34%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (7.34%) Software Testing
7 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.42%) ITIL
8 7 (6.42%) Web Design
8 7 (6.42%) Integration Testing
9 6 (5.50%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.19%) SQL
2 28 (25.69%) Java
3 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.43%) Python
5 12 (11.01%) C
6 9 (8.26%) C++
7 7 (6.42%) C#
8 4 (3.67%) Perl
8 4 (3.67%) PHP
9 3 (2.75%) XPath
10 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.83%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.92%) AWK
11 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.92%) sed
11 1 (0.92%) Golang
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) ISEB
2 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.67%) CCNP
3 3 (2.75%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.83%) CCNA
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.83%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.83%) JNCIA
4 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.92%) MCTS
5 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) MCP
5 1 (0.92%) MCSE
5 1 (0.92%) CCIE
5 1 (0.92%) PMP
5 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.60%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.92%) Samba
2 1 (0.92%) Snort
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.92%) qmail
2 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) OpenView
1 8 (7.34%) OVSD
2 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.92%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.92%) Bacula
3 1 (0.92%) Nessus
3 1 (0.92%) SCCM
3 1 (0.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.76%) Oracle
3 14 (12.84%) Perforce
4 12 (11.01%) HP
5 8 (7.34%) Cisco
5 8 (7.34%) IBM
6 7 (6.42%) Sun
7 4 (3.67%) Juniper
7 4 (3.67%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.75%) Endeca
8 3 (2.75%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.83%) Avaya
9 2 (1.83%) McAfee
9 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.83%) SAP
9 2 (1.83%) Citrix
9 2 (1.83%) Adobe
10 1 (0.92%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.92%) Symantec
10 1 (0.92%) VMware
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