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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 44 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Internet 20 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.69% 2.88% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.85% 15.27% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £375 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £375 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £334 £311
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £10.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -11.86%
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
203 131 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.32% 18.85% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 54 31
Average daily rate £325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £425 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.86 £17.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.40% +36.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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
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 22 May 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
Watford +6 12 £344 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £377 -
Rickmansworth -2 1 - -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (43.48%) Firewall
2 16 (34.78%) Windows
3 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 15 (32.61%) Identity Management
4 14 (30.43%) HTML
5 13 (28.26%) VPN
6 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
6 11 (23.91%) Java
6 11 (23.91%) Finance
7 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.74%) .NET
7 10 (21.74%) Oracle
8 8 (17.39%) Telnet
8 8 (17.39%) Tivoli
8 8 (17.39%) LDAP
8 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.39%) Toad
8 8 (17.39%) HP
8 8 (17.39%) SSH
8 8 (17.39%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (15.22%) PuTTY
9 7 (15.22%) PKI
9 7 (15.22%) Data Protection
9 7 (15.22%) Data Integration
9 7 (15.22%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (15.22%) HTML5
9 7 (15.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
9 7 (15.22%) IBM

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (8.70%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.35%) Drupal
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) Firewall
2 13 (28.26%) VPN
3 8 (17.39%) Telnet
3 8 (17.39%) LDAP
3 8 (17.39%) SSH
4 7 (15.22%) PuTTY
5 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
6 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 2 (4.35%) LAN
6 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) DHCP
6 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Data Mining
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) DB2
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Toad
2 4 (8.70%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) Log4j
2 4 (8.70%) Ant
2 4 (8.70%) JUnit
2 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) French Language
3 3 (6.52%) German Language
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) .NET
3 7 (15.22%) HTML5
3 7 (15.22%) J2EE
4 6 (13.04%) XML
4 6 (13.04%) Ajax
5 5 (10.87%) XHTML
6 4 (8.70%) XSLT
6 4 (8.70%) JDBC
6 4 (8.70%) JSP
6 4 (8.70%) Servlets
6 4 (8.70%) EJB
6 4 (8.70%) Struts
6 4 (8.70%) JMS
6 4 (8.70%) XMLBeans
6 4 (8.70%) JSTL
7 3 (6.52%) Web Services
7 3 (6.52%) CSS
8 2 (4.35%) LAMP
8 2 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) PKI
1 7 (15.22%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.70%) Web 2.0
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) RIA
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.87%) UNIX
5 4 (8.70%) HPUX
5 4 (8.70%) Solaris
5 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Identity Management
2 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Data Protection
4 7 (15.22%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) UML
5 6 (13.04%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (10.87%) Content Management
7 4 (8.70%) OO
7 4 (8.70%) RAD
8 3 (6.52%) Change Management
8 3 (6.52%) MVC
9 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (4.35%) B2B
9 2 (4.35%) High Availability
9 2 (4.35%) Change Control
9 2 (4.35%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) Perl
4 4 (8.70%) XPath
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) Clojure
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) MCSE
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.52%) OCA
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) XenApp
4 2 (4.35%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.17%) iptables
5 1 (2.17%) Postfix
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.17%) NFS
5 1 (2.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 7 (15.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 6 (13.04%) OVSD
3 6 (13.04%) CA Single Sign-On
3 6 (13.04%) OpenView
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Novell Identity Manager
6 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) HP
2 8 (17.39%) Cyber-Ark
3 7 (15.22%) IBM
4 6 (13.04%) MobileIron
5 5 (10.87%) Sun
6 4 (8.70%) ATG
6 4 (8.70%) Novell
6 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (8.70%) Interwoven
6 4 (8.70%) CA
6 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco
6 4 (8.70%) Elastic Path
6 4 (8.70%) F5
6 4 (8.70%) Blue Martini
7 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.52%) VMware
8 2 (4.35%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) Juniper