The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 123 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing Internet 937 957 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.76% 1.90% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.55% 12.81% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 547 626
Average daily rate
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£400 £389 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +9.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £520 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 63 39
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.32 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £35.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
Internet
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7469 7473 6574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.05% 14.85% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4319 4117 3641
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 484 409 381
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.63 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.46% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in England

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in England

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in England

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in England

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Internet
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +2 415 £425 - 171
South East -37 199 £350 - 85
North West +7 73 £483 +33.31% 40
East of England +5 70 £375 - 28
Yorkshire -19 63 £425 +47.82% 39
South West -28 46 £425 +8.97% 39
West Midlands -22 30 £395 +8.96% 28
North East -11 24 £511 +132.15% 9
East Midlands -5 20 £325 -18.85% 9
Midlands -1 4 - -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 443 (24.53%) Windows
2 365 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 345 (19.10%) HTML
4 341 (18.88%) Finance
5 324 (17.94%) Java
6 310 (17.17%) Microsoft
7 308 (17.05%) Linux
8 284 (15.73%) Firewall
9 270 (14.95%) JavaScript
10 263 (14.56%) Cisco
11 244 (13.51%) UNIX
12 236 (13.07%) SQL
13 230 (12.74%) ITIL
14 227 (12.57%) TCP/IP
15 221 (12.24%) CSS
16 220 (12.18%) .NET
17 211 (11.68%) WAN
18 204 (11.30%) Oracle
19 199 (11.02%) DNS
20 197 (10.91%) Web Services
21 187 (10.35%) LAN
22 184 (10.19%) Active Directory
23 175 (9.69%) Intranet
24 162 (8.97%) Python
25 158 (8.75%) MS Office
25 158 (8.75%) Degree
26 157 (8.69%) TDD
26 157 (8.69%) Banking
27 152 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
28 151 (8.36%) HTML5

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 110 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 98 (5.43%) Apache
3 92 (5.09%) IIS
4 78 (4.32%) MS Exchange
5 65 (3.60%) CMS
6 61 (3.38%) Tomcat
7 40 (2.21%) WebLogic
8 38 (2.10%) Node.js
9 37 (2.05%) Lync
10 30 (1.66%) WebSphere
11 28 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 25 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 24 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 24 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
14 23 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (0.94%) WordPress
16 16 (0.89%) Jetty
16 16 (0.89%) nginx
17 15 (0.83%) OpenStack
17 15 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 158 (8.75%) MS Office
2 142 (7.86%) MS Excel
3 38 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 28 (1.55%) Photoshop
6 24 (1.33%) MS Project
7 20 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 19 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.17%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.055%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.055%) ImageReady
11 1 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.055%) Mingle
11 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.055%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 10 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.44%) Tridion
2 8 (0.44%) Magento
2 8 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (0.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.39%) Primavera
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.22%) assyst
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.17%) Summit
6 3 (0.17%) RMDS
7 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (1.88%) IaaS
3 27 (1.50%) Office 365
4 26 (1.44%) SaaS
4 26 (1.44%) PaaS
5 23 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.66%) Google Analytics
8 11 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.50%) GitHub
10 8 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.33%) Route 53
11 6 (0.33%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.11%) Heroku
14 1 (0.055%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.055%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.055%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 284 (15.73%) Firewall
2 227 (12.57%) TCP/IP
3 211 (11.68%) WAN
4 199 (11.02%) DNS
5 187 (10.35%) LAN
6 175 (9.69%) Intranet
7 141 (7.81%) HTTP
8 137 (7.59%) VPN
9 109 (6.04%) Wireless
10 94 (5.20%) Network Security
11 90 (4.98%) DHCP
12 84 (4.65%) SSL
13 83 (4.60%) BGP
14 79 (4.37%) MPLS
15 66 (3.65%) Ethernet
16 62 (3.43%) Extranet
16 62 (3.43%) Cisco ASA
17 57 (3.16%) IPsec
18 50 (2.77%) OSPF
19 48 (2.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 105 (5.81%) MySQL
3 98 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 96 (5.32%) MongoDB
5 64 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 47 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 46 (2.55%) Big Data
8 40 (2.21%) Oracle Database
9 39 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
10 37 (2.05%) Hadoop
10 37 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 32 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (1.05%) Redis
13 18 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (1.00%) DB2
14 16 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 113 (6.26%) Git (software)
2 106 (5.87%) Subversion
3 77 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 68 (3.77%) JUnit
5 43 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 41 (2.27%) JIRA
7 39 (2.16%) Visual Studio
8 33 (1.83%) Maven
9 32 (1.77%) Eclipse
10 29 (1.61%) Mockito
11 28 (1.55%) Selenium
12 26 (1.44%) Ant
13 24 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (1.27%) Gradle
15 17 (0.94%) PHPUnit
15 17 (0.94%) Toad
16 14 (0.78%) WebDriver
17 13 (0.72%) Mercurial
18 10 (0.55%) JMeter
18 10 (0.55%) Log4j
General
1 341 (18.88%) Finance
2 157 (8.69%) Banking
3 147 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 84 (4.65%) Marketing
5 72 (3.99%) Retail
6 46 (2.55%) Legal
7 40 (2.21%) Publishing
8 36 (1.99%) Multimedia
9 29 (1.61%) Investment Banking
10 26 (1.44%) Retail Banking
11 25 (1.38%) German Language
12 22 (1.22%) Law
12 22 (1.22%) Back Office
13 21 (1.16%) Billing
14 20 (1.11%) French Language
15 19 (1.05%) Advertising
16 17 (0.94%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.61%) Games
18 8 (0.44%) Front Office
18 8 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 388 (21.48%) Developer
2 222 (12.29%) Analyst
3 178 (9.86%) Architect
4 113 (6.26%) Network Engineer
5 99 (5.48%) Java Developer
6 80 (4.43%) Project Manager
7 79 (4.37%) Consultant
8 75 (4.15%) Support Engineer
9 61 (3.38%) Business Analyst
10 60 (3.32%) Administrator
11 58 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
12 50 (2.77%) Desktop Support
13 47 (2.60%) Support Analyst
14 45 (2.49%) Web Developer
15 44 (2.44%) Senior Developer
16 39 (2.16%) Service Analyst
17 37 (2.05%) Service Desk Analyst
18 36 (1.99%) Software Engineer
18 36 (1.99%) Designer
19 34 (1.88%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (19.10%) HTML
2 221 (12.24%) CSS
3 220 (12.18%) .NET
4 197 (10.91%) Web Services
5 151 (8.36%) HTML5
6 136 (7.53%) XML
7 112 (6.20%) jQuery
8 98 (5.43%) RESTful
9 97 (5.37%) REST
10 77 (4.26%) CSS3
11 76 (4.21%) AngularJS
12 67 (3.71%) Spring
13 66 (3.65%) J2EE
14 57 (3.16%) ASP.NET
15 54 (2.99%) JSON
16 51 (2.82%) Ajax
17 50 (2.77%) SOAP
18 49 (2.71%) XHTML
19 44 (2.44%) XSLT
20 34 (1.88%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 152 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (6.26%) Data Centre
3 102 (5.65%) User Experience
4 79 (4.37%) Management Information System
5 62 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 55 (3.05%) Internet of Things
7 50 (2.77%) Online Banking
8 45 (2.49%) PKI
9 44 (2.44%) RIA
10 38 (2.10%) Client/Server
11 35 (1.94%) Mobile App
12 34 (1.88%) Mobile Banking
13 32 (1.77%) Visualisation
14 30 (1.66%) Clustering
15 27 (1.50%) Social Media
16 26 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
17 24 (1.33%) Replication
17 24 (1.33%) Blackberry
18 22 (1.22%) Algorithms
19 19 (1.05%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 443 (24.53%) Windows
2 308 (17.05%) Linux
3 244 (13.51%) UNIX
4 115 (6.37%) Windows 7
5 90 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 53 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (2.66%) Android
9 46 (2.55%) Apple iOS
10 37 (2.05%) Solaris
11 33 (1.83%) Windows XP
12 31 (1.72%) Mac OS X
12 31 (1.72%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.72%) HPUX
14 12 (0.66%) Windows Vista
15 10 (0.55%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.50%) Windows Phone 7
17 8 (0.44%) CentOS
17 8 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (12.74%) ITIL
3 157 (8.69%) TDD
4 145 (8.03%) Scrum
5 133 (7.36%) E-Commerce
6 122 (6.76%) Project Management
7 102 (5.65%) OO
8 97 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
9 95 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 92 (5.09%) Migration
11 87 (4.82%) Configuration Management
12 81 (4.49%) Web Development
13 79 (4.37%) Change Management
14 78 (4.32%) Content Management
15 76 (4.21%) MVC
15 76 (4.21%) Open Source
16 73 (4.04%) BDD
17 72 (3.99%) DevOps
18 63 (3.49%) Service Management
18 63 (3.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 324 (17.94%) Java
2 270 (14.95%) JavaScript
3 236 (13.07%) SQL
4 162 (8.97%) Python
5 110 (6.09%) C#
6 93 (5.15%) PHP
7 91 (5.04%) Ruby
8 74 (4.10%) PowerShell
9 56 (3.10%) C++
10 53 (2.93%) Perl
11 49 (2.71%) C
12 40 (2.21%) Bash Shell
13 35 (1.94%) T-SQL
14 33 (1.83%) VB
15 26 (1.44%) Shell Script
16 25 (1.38%) Clojure
17 24 (1.33%) VBScript
18 22 (1.22%) R
19 20 (1.11%) VB.NET
20 18 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 158 (8.75%) Degree
2 147 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 115 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (5.59%) SC Cleared
5 83 (4.60%) CCNP
6 74 (4.10%) CCNA
7 41 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (1.83%) DV Cleared
9 30 (1.66%) MCSE
10 20 (1.11%) CISSP
11 19 (1.05%) PMI Certification
12 16 (0.89%) HNC
13 15 (0.83%) CCIE
14 14 (0.78%) PMP
15 13 (0.72%) MCSA
15 13 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 11 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (0.55%) CCSE
17 10 (0.55%) MCP
17 10 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.93%) SLA
2 59 (3.27%) QA
3 40 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.27%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.22%) COBIT
8 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.11%) WAI
9 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.055%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.055%) BS7799
10 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 184 (10.19%) Active Directory
2 104 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.88%) Hyper-V
3 34 (1.88%) vSphere
4 25 (1.38%) VMware ESX
5 23 (1.27%) XenApp
6 14 (0.78%) XenDesktop
7 13 (0.72%) ProxySG
7 13 (0.72%) Docker
8 12 (0.66%) Firmware
9 11 (0.61%) XenServer
10 10 (0.55%) Snort
11 9 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.44%) NFS
12 8 (0.44%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.44%) ISA Server
12 8 (0.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 6 (0.33%) Squid
14 5 (0.28%) vCloud
14 5 (0.28%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 47 (2.60%) Puppet
2 37 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.88%) SCCM
4 27 (1.50%) Tivoli
5 20 (1.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 19 (1.05%) CA Single Sign-On
7 15 (0.83%) Nagios
8 12 (0.66%) Cacti
8 12 (0.66%) Vagrant
9 11 (0.61%) StatsD
10 10 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (0.50%) OpenView
11 9 (0.50%) SCOM
11 9 (0.50%) Ansible
11 9 (0.50%) DatAdvantage
11 9 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 8 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (0.44%) HAProxy
12 8 (0.44%) Graphite
Vendors
1 310 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 263 (14.56%) Cisco
3 204 (11.30%) Oracle
4 135 (7.48%) VMware
5 89 (4.93%) HP
6 79 (4.37%) CheckPoint
7 78 (4.32%) Citrix
8 66 (3.65%) F5
9 58 (3.21%) Adobe
10 57 (3.16%) IBM
11 54 (2.99%) Google
12 52 (2.88%) Juniper
13 47 (2.60%) Red Hat
14 29 (1.61%) SolarWinds
15 27 (1.50%) CA
16 25 (1.38%) Blue Coat
17 24 (1.33%) NetApp
18 23 (1.27%) Nokia
18 23 (1.27%) Infoblox
19 22 (1.22%) Aruba
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