The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 39 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Internet 31 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.82% 3.42% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.13% 21.60% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 1
Average daily rate
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£525 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +29.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £12.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 125 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.09% 15.82% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 56 16
Average daily rate £403 £275 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.36% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £185 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 8
Average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.62% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Welwyn Garden City - 18 £550 - 1
Watford -4 5 - - 1
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 28 (52.83%) .NET
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 21 (39.62%) Java
2 21 (39.62%) Firewall
3 20 (37.74%) Oracle
3 20 (37.74%) Windows
4 17 (32.08%) HTML
4 17 (32.08%) Finance
5 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
6 15 (28.30%) XML
6 15 (28.30%) LDAP
6 15 (28.30%) Toad
6 15 (28.30%) Identity Management
6 15 (28.30%) Telnet
6 15 (28.30%) Tivoli
6 15 (28.30%) SSH
6 15 (28.30%) Cyber-Ark
7 14 (26.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 14 (26.42%) IBM
7 14 (26.42%) PuTTY
8 13 (24.53%) CA Single Sign-On
8 13 (24.53%) UML
8 13 (24.53%) OO
8 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
8 13 (24.53%) Content Management
9 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
10 11 (20.75%) SQL
10 11 (20.75%) C#
10 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
11 10 (18.87%) CSS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (13.21%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (13.21%) MQSeries
1 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.32%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) LiveLink
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Lync
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Photoshop
1 6 (11.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Tridion
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (3.77%) Agresso
3 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) Firewall
2 15 (28.30%) SSH
2 15 (28.30%) LDAP
2 15 (28.30%) Telnet
3 14 (26.42%) PuTTY
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (5.66%) DNS
5 3 (5.66%) Intranet
5 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.77%) LAN
6 2 (3.77%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) SAN
7 1 (1.89%) Extranet
7 1 (1.89%) SMTP
7 1 (1.89%) FTP
7 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.98%) DB2
3 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.55%) Data Mining
4 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Toad
2 7 (13.21%) Log4j
2 7 (13.21%) Subversion
2 7 (13.21%) Ant
2 7 (13.21%) JUnit
2 7 (13.21%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Publishing
2 6 (11.32%) Multimedia
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Billing
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
4 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Developer
2 8 (15.09%) Consultant
2 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Junior
4 6 (11.32%) Junior Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Junior Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) .NET
2 17 (32.08%) HTML
3 15 (28.30%) XML
4 10 (18.87%) CSS
5 9 (16.98%) XHTML
5 9 (16.98%) Web Services
5 9 (16.98%) Ajax
6 8 (15.09%) jQuery
6 8 (15.09%) J2EE
6 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
7 7 (13.21%) EJB
7 7 (13.21%) JDBC
7 7 (13.21%) JSP
7 7 (13.21%) Servlets
7 7 (13.21%) XMLBeans
7 7 (13.21%) JMS
7 7 (13.21%) XSLT
7 7 (13.21%) Struts
7 7 (13.21%) JSTL
7 7 (13.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) User Experience
3 7 (13.21%) Web 2.0
4 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.32%) Social Media
4 6 (11.32%) Digital Media
4 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.55%) Data Integration
5 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.66%) Clustering
7 2 (3.77%) RIA
8 1 (1.89%) EFT
8 1 (1.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) UNIX
4 7 (13.21%) HPUX
4 7 (13.21%) Solaris
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Debian
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Identity Management
2 13 (24.53%) UML
2 13 (24.53%) OO
2 13 (24.53%) Content Management
3 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.09%) CRM
4 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.21%) RAD
5 7 (13.21%) Web Design
5 7 (13.21%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (11.32%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (11.32%) SMACSS
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.32%) Web Development
6 6 (11.32%) Use Case
6 6 (11.32%) Email Marketing
6 6 (11.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.75%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) C#
4 8 (15.09%) Perl
5 7 (13.21%) XPath
5 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) Clojure
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) OCA
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) CCNA
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.89%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (5.66%) ProxySG
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.77%) XenApp
4 2 (3.77%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) iptables
5 1 (1.89%) NFS
5 1 (1.89%) Samba
5 1 (1.89%) Postfix
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) Tivoli
2 14 (26.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 13 (24.53%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (15.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Novell Identity Manager
6 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.89%) OVSD
6 1 (1.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Oracle
2 15 (28.30%) Cyber-Ark
3 14 (26.42%) IBM
4 9 (16.98%) Sun
5 8 (15.09%) CA
5 8 (15.09%) Novell
6 7 (13.21%) ATG
6 7 (13.21%) Blue Martini
6 7 (13.21%) Elastic Path
6 7 (13.21%) Interwoven
6 7 (13.21%) Adobe
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco
8 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.66%) Juniper
9 3 (5.66%) HP
9 3 (5.66%) F5
9 3 (5.66%) VMware
9 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
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