The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Gloucestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 38 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Internet 7 1 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.79% 0.30% 4.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 1.47% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Average daily rate £350 - £344
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 - £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 68 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.00% 20.42% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 108
Average daily rate £425 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +34.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Internet
South West

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 3 £325 - 3
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Cirencester - - - - 1
Dursley - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Internet
South West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (23.53%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) Sophos
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Essbase
7 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) UNIX
7 3 (17.65%) VBScript
7 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
2 3 (17.65%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) Intranet
4 2 (11.76%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) 3G
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) Essbase
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) EJB
3 1 (5.88%) Swing
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) GWT
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) JPA
3 1 (5.88%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (5.88%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) CESG
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
1 1 (5.88%) Wiki
1 1 (5.88%) RIA
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (5.88%) iPhone
1 1 (5.88%) Open Source
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Web Development
2 3 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VBScript
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) LPIC
3 1 (5.88%) CCENT
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) qmail
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) Squid
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Sophos
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) JBoss
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) Adobe
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