The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 25 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Internet 3 0 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.05% - 7.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% - 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 7 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 28.77% 11.29% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 43
Average daily rate £450 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Internet
Gloucestershire

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (16.67%) HTML

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) Essbase
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) LPIC
1 1 (16.67%) CCENT
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) qmail
2 1 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
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