The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 48 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing Internet 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.45% 0.92% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.43% 7.45% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
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£300 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +3.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Internet
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 94 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.15% 12.37% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 52 30
Average daily rate £325 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £170 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 15
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -30.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 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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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
Chelmsford - 3 £233 - 1
Colchester - 1 - -
Thurrock - - - -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) IPv4
3 2 (20.00%) IPv6
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) NHS
3 2 (20.00%) 802.11
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) Moodle
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) IPv4
3 2 (20.00%) IPv6
3 2 (20.00%) 802.11
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) DSL
4 1 (10.00%) Telnet
4 1 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) IntruShield
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) Trac
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Redmine
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) CGI
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) Java SE
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (10.00%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) Altiris
3 1 (10.00%) Tripwire
3 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (10.00%) Qualys
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (10.00%) Rapid7
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
Essex
Randstad Technologies
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