The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 43 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing Internet 14 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.74% 5.54% 4.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 25.40% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
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£325 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.80% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -4.54%
Internet
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 63 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.81% 21.80% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 14
Average daily rate £363 £325 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £205 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £435 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Gloucester -4 2 £325 -22.15% 1
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Internet
South West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) MS Office
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) C
6 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (21.74%) Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
7 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) PMP
7 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Service Management
7 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) Firewall
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
7 4 (17.39%) Time Management
7 4 (17.39%) XenApp
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) LDAP
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) LDAP
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) IPv4
4 1 (4.35%) IPv6
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) FTP
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) MPLS
4 1 (4.35%) OSPF
4 1 (4.35%) BGP
4 1 (4.35%) VRRP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) OLTP
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) JSP
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) XSD
1 1 (4.35%) XSLT
1 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) JPA
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) W3C
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Wiki
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) RMADS
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Time Management
2 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Use Case
3 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (4.35%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
3 2 (8.70%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) PMP
3 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCP
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
5 1 (4.35%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) LPIC
5 1 (4.35%) CCENT
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) XenApp
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) qmail
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.35%) Squid
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) Zenoss
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) F5