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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 88 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Internet 59 63 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.92% 2.07% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.20% 14.75% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 11
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£375 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.50 £12.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.73% +3.44%
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
527 427 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.14% 14.02% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 228 148
Average daily rate £313 £320 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £447 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 60
Average hourly rate £23.50 £25.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.84% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £35.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 3 August 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
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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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 27 £525 +12.90% 11
Essex -1 21 £375 -16.66% 6
Cambridgeshire -22 5 £401 +10.48% 25
Norfolk 0 4 £190 -38.21%
Bedfordshire +11 2 - - 3
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 36 (34.29%) Firewall
2 33 (31.43%) Windows
3 30 (28.57%) Linux
4 25 (23.81%) .NET
5 22 (20.95%) Oracle
6 20 (19.05%) HTML
6 20 (19.05%) Java
6 20 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 20 (19.05%) Finance
7 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (18.10%) SQL
8 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
8 18 (17.14%) Cisco
9 16 (15.24%) ITIL
9 16 (15.24%) SharePoint
10 15 (14.29%) Identity Management
11 14 (13.33%) Intranet
11 14 (13.33%) VoIP
12 13 (12.38%) IBM
12 13 (12.38%) LDAP
12 13 (12.38%) Telnet
12 13 (12.38%) VMware
12 13 (12.38%) Content Management
13 12 (11.43%) SSH
13 12 (11.43%) Cyber-Ark
13 12 (11.43%) Tivoli
13 12 (11.43%) Wireless
13 12 (11.43%) UNIX
13 12 (11.43%) XML
13 12 (11.43%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 16 (15.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (7.62%) CMS
4 7 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.71%) MQSeries
5 6 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.76%) WordPress
6 5 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.81%) IIS
7 4 (3.81%) Lync
8 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.86%) Apache
8 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.90%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.95%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.90%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Tridion
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.90%) Agresso
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.95%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.95%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (34.29%) Firewall
2 14 (13.33%) Intranet
2 14 (13.33%) VoIP
3 13 (12.38%) LDAP
3 13 (12.38%) Telnet
4 12 (11.43%) Wireless
4 12 (11.43%) SSH
4 12 (11.43%) WAN
4 12 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 12 (11.43%) DNS
5 11 (10.48%) DHCP
5 11 (10.48%) PuTTY
6 10 (9.52%) VPN
7 7 (6.67%) LAN
8 6 (5.71%) SAN
9 5 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (4.76%) BIG-IP
10 4 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.81%) FTP
11 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.62%) DB2
4 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.76%) MySQL
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.86%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.95%) QlikView
9 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.95%) CorVu
9 1 (0.95%) ProClarity
9 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.95%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Toad
2 8 (7.62%) Eclipse
2 8 (7.62%) Ant
2 8 (7.62%) JUnit
2 8 (7.62%) Subversion
3 6 (5.71%) Log4j
3 6 (5.71%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.81%) JIRA
5 3 (2.86%) Selenium
5 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.90%) Trac
6 2 (1.90%) AccuRev
6 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.90%) Hudson
6 2 (1.90%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.90%) JMeter
6 2 (1.90%) Maven
6 2 (1.90%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Billing
3 5 (4.76%) French Language
4 3 (2.86%) German Language
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.90%) Publishing
5 2 (1.90%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.95%) Local Government
6 1 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Analyst
2 23 (21.90%) Developer
3 11 (10.48%) Support Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Consultant
5 8 (7.62%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Systems Support
5 8 (7.62%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.62%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Content Editor
7 5 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
8 4 (3.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (3.81%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.81%) .NET
2 20 (19.05%) HTML
3 12 (11.43%) XML
4 10 (9.52%) Web Services
5 8 (7.62%) Ajax
5 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (7.62%) CSS
6 7 (6.67%) J2EE
6 7 (6.67%) XHTML
7 6 (5.71%) JMS
7 6 (5.71%) XSLT
7 6 (5.71%) Struts
7 6 (5.71%) EJB
7 6 (5.71%) JDBC
7 6 (5.71%) JSP
7 6 (5.71%) Servlets
7 6 (5.71%) JSTL
7 6 (5.71%) XMLBeans
8 5 (4.76%) HTML5
9 4 (3.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.71%) Web 2.0
4 5 (4.76%) User Experience
5 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.86%) PKI
6 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.86%) Clustering
7 2 (1.90%) IVR
7 2 (1.90%) Handset
7 2 (1.90%) NHS
7 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.90%) Life Science
7 2 (1.90%) RIA
7 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.90%) Biology
7 2 (1.90%) Social Media
7 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.43%) Windows
2 30 (28.57%) Linux
3 12 (11.43%) UNIX
4 9 (8.57%) Solaris
5 6 (5.71%) HPUX
5 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.90%) Debian
9 2 (1.90%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.95%) Android
10 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.24%) ITIL
3 15 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 13 (12.38%) Content Management
5 11 (10.48%) Project Management
5 11 (10.48%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.57%) OO
7 8 (7.62%) UML
7 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 7 (6.67%) CRM
8 7 (6.67%) Service Management
8 7 (6.67%) SDLC
9 6 (5.71%) RAD
9 6 (5.71%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.71%) Web Development
10 5 (4.76%) Change Control
10 5 (4.76%) MVC
10 5 (4.76%) Migration
11 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.05%) Java
2 19 (18.10%) SQL
3 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.48%) C#
5 8 (7.62%) Perl
6 6 (5.71%) XPath
6 6 (5.71%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.86%) Python
7 3 (2.86%) C
8 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.95%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.95%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.95%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.71%) CCNA
2 6 (5.71%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) CCNP
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.81%) OCA
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.90%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.90%) MCSE
4 2 (1.90%) CCIE
4 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) CCVP
5 1 (0.95%) MCP
5 1 (0.95%) HNC
5 1 (0.95%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.62%) vSphere
3 7 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.86%) XenApp
5 3 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.86%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.90%) iptables
7 1 (0.95%) NFS
7 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.95%) Postfix
7 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.95%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.95%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.95%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) Tivoli
2 11 (10.48%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 10 (9.52%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (5.71%) Novell Identity Manager
6 3 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.90%) OpenView
7 2 (1.90%) OVSD
7 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.95%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.95%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.95%) Iperf
Vendors
1 22 (20.95%) Oracle
2 18 (17.14%) Cisco
3 13 (12.38%) IBM
3 13 (12.38%) VMware
4 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (11.43%) Cyber-Ark
5 10 (9.52%) F5
6 9 (8.57%) Sun
7 8 (7.62%) HP
8 7 (6.67%) CA
8 7 (6.67%) Novell
8 7 (6.67%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.71%) ATG
9 6 (5.71%) Blue Martini
9 6 (5.71%) Interwoven
9 6 (5.71%) Elastic Path
10 4 (3.81%) Citrix
10 4 (3.81%) Adobe
11 3 (2.86%) Avaya
11 3 (2.86%) Juniper
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