The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 19 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Internet 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.97% - 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £125 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.16%
Internet
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.48% 11.03% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 14
Average daily rate £331 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 11 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) UAG
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (33.33%) Canon
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) UAG
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Canon
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware