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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 128 124 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -34
Contract jobs citing Internet 879 834 991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.73% 1.74% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.97% 12.73% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 505 592
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £190 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 62 61
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.94 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.48 £26.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -
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
7344 6553 6343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.49% 13.68% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 3597 3312
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 362 498
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +1 403 £426 +2.71% 182
South East -34 175 £350 +7.69% 73
Yorkshire +4 61 £400 +23.07% 27
East of England 0 56 £350 +3.70% 35
South West -17 47 £375 - 34
North West -15 44 £513 +4.06% 31
East Midlands +15 35 £338 -15.73% 12
West Midlands 0 27 £300 +9.09% 28
North East -3 21 £250 -37.50% 4
Midlands -4 1 - -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 451 (25.44%) Windows
2 366 (20.64%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (19.57%) Java
4 346 (19.51%) Finance
5 330 (18.61%) HTML
6 295 (16.64%) Microsoft
7 293 (16.53%) Linux
8 277 (15.62%) JavaScript
9 273 (15.40%) Firewall
10 266 (15.00%) Cisco
11 256 (14.44%) SQL
12 222 (12.52%) Web Services
13 220 (12.41%) TCP/IP
14 215 (12.13%) WAN
15 214 (12.07%) UNIX
16 212 (11.96%) CSS
17 201 (11.34%) ITIL
18 192 (10.83%) Active Directory
19 190 (10.72%) .NET
20 189 (10.66%) Oracle
21 179 (10.10%) LAN
22 178 (10.04%) Scrum
23 176 (9.93%) TDD
24 172 (9.70%) DNS
25 161 (9.08%) VPN
26 160 (9.02%) MS Office
26 160 (9.02%) XML
27 159 (8.97%) Telecoms
28 156 (8.80%) SQL Server
28 156 (8.80%) Banking

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 106 (5.98%) IIS
2 105 (5.92%) SharePoint
3 100 (5.64%) Apache
4 77 (4.34%) Tomcat
5 70 (3.95%) MS Exchange
6 63 (3.55%) WebLogic
7 47 (2.65%) CMS
8 39 (2.20%) Node.js
9 36 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 35 (1.97%) Lync
11 32 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 32 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 27 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 26 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 23 (1.30%) OpenStack
14 23 (1.30%) JBoss
15 19 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
16 18 (1.02%) Confluence
17 14 (0.79%) WordPress
18 13 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 160 (9.02%) MS Office
2 137 (7.73%) MS Excel
3 38 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 36 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (1.07%) Photoshop
6 16 (0.90%) MS Project
7 15 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.34%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.28%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.17%) ImageReady
10 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.056%) InDesign
12 1 (0.056%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.056%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.056%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 9 (0.51%) Magento
2 8 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.28%) Tridion
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.17%) assyst
7 3 (0.17%) Summit
7 3 (0.17%) RMDS
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.056%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 80 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.58%) Office 365
3 25 (1.41%) IaaS
4 23 (1.30%) SaaS
5 15 (0.85%) PaaS
6 14 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (0.68%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.56%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.39%) Route 53
11 6 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 2 (0.11%) Heroku
15 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.056%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 273 (15.40%) Firewall
2 220 (12.41%) TCP/IP
3 215 (12.13%) WAN
4 179 (10.10%) LAN
5 172 (9.70%) DNS
6 161 (9.08%) VPN
7 145 (8.18%) Intranet
8 115 (6.49%) Wireless
9 111 (6.26%) HTTP
10 102 (5.75%) Network Security
11 88 (4.96%) SSL
12 86 (4.85%) MPLS
13 80 (4.51%) Ethernet
14 79 (4.46%) BGP
15 77 (4.34%) Cisco ASA
16 69 (3.89%) DHCP
17 54 (3.05%) IPsec
17 54 (3.05%) VLAN
18 52 (2.93%) SAN
19 51 (2.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 109 (6.15%) MySQL
3 102 (5.75%) MongoDB
4 94 (5.30%) Relational Database
5 76 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 58 (3.27%) Oracle Database
7 51 (2.88%) RDBMS
7 51 (2.88%) Hadoop
8 48 (2.71%) Big Data
9 42 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 31 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 19 (1.07%) Data Mining
15 19 (1.07%) Redis
16 16 (0.90%) DB2
17 15 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 115 (6.49%) Subversion
2 95 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 78 (4.40%) Jenkins
4 73 (4.12%) JUnit
5 55 (3.10%) Cucumber
6 53 (2.99%) JIRA
7 40 (2.26%) Selenium
8 39 (2.20%) Mockito
9 36 (2.03%) Visual Studio
10 32 (1.80%) Ant
11 28 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (1.52%) Maven
13 26 (1.47%) Eclipse
14 24 (1.35%) Gradle
15 20 (1.13%) Mercurial
16 13 (0.73%) PHPUnit
17 12 (0.68%) Toad
17 12 (0.68%) Jasmine
18 11 (0.62%) WebDriver
18 11 (0.62%) Grunt
General
1 346 (19.51%) Finance
2 159 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 156 (8.80%) Banking
4 91 (5.13%) Marketing
5 67 (3.78%) Retail
6 54 (3.05%) Publishing
7 52 (2.93%) Legal
8 34 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.69%) Multimedia
10 26 (1.47%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.47%) Retail Banking
10 26 (1.47%) German Language
11 25 (1.41%) Back Office
11 25 (1.41%) Law
12 22 (1.24%) Games
13 19 (1.07%) French Language
13 19 (1.07%) Advertising
14 13 (0.73%) Billing
15 12 (0.68%) Arabic Language
16 11 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 373 (21.04%) Developer
2 238 (13.42%) Analyst
3 169 (9.53%) Architect
4 117 (6.60%) Network Engineer
5 103 (5.81%) Java Developer
6 89 (5.02%) Project Manager
7 83 (4.68%) Consultant
8 66 (3.72%) Support Engineer
9 61 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
10 55 (3.10%) Business Analyst
11 48 (2.71%) Administrator
12 45 (2.54%) Support Analyst
13 44 (2.48%) Technical Architect
14 43 (2.43%) Designer
15 42 (2.37%) Service Analyst
16 41 (2.31%) Service Desk Analyst
17 38 (2.14%) Web Developer
17 38 (2.14%) Desktop Support
18 35 (1.97%) Software Engineer
18 35 (1.97%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (18.61%) HTML
2 222 (12.52%) Web Services
3 212 (11.96%) CSS
4 190 (10.72%) .NET
5 160 (9.02%) XML
6 138 (7.78%) HTML5
7 114 (6.43%) RESTful
8 100 (5.64%) REST
9 98 (5.53%) jQuery
10 95 (5.36%) J2EE
11 84 (4.74%) JSON
12 78 (4.40%) AngularJS
13 68 (3.84%) Spring
14 67 (3.78%) CSS3
15 64 (3.61%) SOAP
16 56 (3.16%) ASP.NET
17 51 (2.88%) XSLT
18 50 (2.82%) Ajax
19 48 (2.71%) XHTML
20 32 (1.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 122 (6.88%) Data Centre
2 117 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (5.64%) User Experience
4 66 (3.72%) Management Information System
5 58 (3.27%) PKI
6 51 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 50 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 50 (2.82%) Internet of Things
8 49 (2.76%) Online Banking
9 42 (2.37%) Mobile App
10 36 (2.03%) Mobile Banking
10 36 (2.03%) Clustering
11 34 (1.92%) RIA
12 29 (1.64%) Visualisation
13 25 (1.41%) Social Media
14 24 (1.35%) Blackberry
15 21 (1.18%) Replication
16 19 (1.07%) Data Integration
17 18 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
18 17 (0.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 451 (25.44%) Windows
2 293 (16.53%) Linux
3 214 (12.07%) UNIX
4 112 (6.32%) Windows 7
5 97 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 62 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 56 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (2.65%) Android
10 45 (2.54%) Windows XP
11 44 (2.48%) Solaris
12 37 (2.09%) Apple iOS
13 30 (1.69%) Windows 8
14 11 (0.62%) CentOS
14 11 (0.62%) AIX
14 11 (0.62%) Windows Vista
15 9 (0.51%) SUSE
15 9 (0.51%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.39%) HPUX
17 6 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (20.64%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (11.34%) ITIL
3 178 (10.04%) Scrum
4 176 (9.93%) TDD
5 133 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 124 (6.99%) Project Management
7 116 (6.54%) OO
8 112 (6.32%) Configuration Management
9 103 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (5.47%) Migration
10 97 (5.47%) SOA
11 91 (5.13%) Open Source
12 87 (4.91%) Software Engineering
13 82 (4.62%) MVC
14 81 (4.57%) Analytics
15 79 (4.46%) Web Development
16 77 (4.34%) DevOps
16 77 (4.34%) SDLC
17 75 (4.23%) BDD
18 68 (3.84%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 347 (19.57%) Java
2 277 (15.62%) JavaScript
3 256 (14.44%) SQL
4 135 (7.61%) Python
5 101 (5.70%) PHP
6 95 (5.36%) C#
7 81 (4.57%) Ruby
8 74 (4.17%) Perl
9 44 (2.48%) PowerShell
10 37 (2.09%) Bash Shell
11 34 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 33 (1.86%) C
13 30 (1.69%) Clojure
14 28 (1.58%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.52%) C++
16 21 (1.18%) VB
17 19 (1.07%) XQuery
18 17 (0.96%) R
19 16 (0.90%) XPath
19 16 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 156 (8.80%) Security Cleared
2 147 (8.29%) Degree
3 118 (6.66%) Cisco Certification
4 102 (5.75%) SC Cleared
5 86 (4.85%) CCNA
6 72 (4.06%) CCNP
7 61 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 41 (2.31%) MCSE
8 41 (2.31%) DV Cleared
9 20 (1.13%) CISSP
10 18 (1.02%) HNC
11 17 (0.96%) MCITP
12 16 (0.90%) MCP
13 14 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.73%) PMI Certification
14 13 (0.73%) ISEB
14 13 (0.73%) MCSA
15 12 (0.68%) CCIE
15 12 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.00%) QA
2 67 (3.78%) SLA
3 23 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.23%) COBIT
8 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.056%) WAI
10 1 (0.056%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.056%) FATCA
10 1 (0.056%) EMIR
10 1 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 192 (10.83%) Active Directory
2 108 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (2.48%) vSphere
4 37 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 30 (1.69%) XenApp
6 26 (1.47%) VMware ESX
7 15 (0.85%) Firmware
7 15 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 14 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.73%) vCloud
10 12 (0.68%) ISA Server
11 11 (0.62%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.56%) ProxySG
13 9 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 8 (0.45%) Docker
15 7 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
15 7 (0.39%) Snort
16 6 (0.34%) NFS
16 6 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 60 (3.38%) Puppet
2 42 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (2.09%) SCCM
4 21 (1.18%) Tivoli
5 19 (1.07%) Vagrant
6 18 (1.02%) Nagios
7 15 (0.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 14 (0.79%) CA Single Sign-On
9 13 (0.73%) ZABBIX
10 11 (0.62%) CA Spectrum
11 10 (0.56%) Salt
12 9 (0.51%) Ansible
12 9 (0.51%) HAProxy
12 9 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
12 9 (0.51%) SCOM
13 8 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 8 (0.45%) StatsD
14 7 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
14 7 (0.39%) Cacti
14 7 (0.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 295 (16.64%) Microsoft
2 266 (15.00%) Cisco
3 189 (10.66%) Oracle
4 148 (8.35%) VMware
5 89 (5.02%) Citrix
6 74 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 67 (3.78%) HP
8 66 (3.72%) Red Hat
9 63 (3.55%) F5
10 54 (3.05%) Adobe
11 52 (2.93%) Google
12 50 (2.82%) Juniper
13 45 (2.54%) IBM
14 38 (2.14%) SolarWinds
15 32 (1.80%) EMC
16 31 (1.75%) CA
17 27 (1.52%) NetApp
18 25 (1.41%) Blue Coat
19 23 (1.30%) Infoblox
20 22 (1.24%) Atlassian
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