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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 39 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Internet 25 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.87% 3.57% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.58% 23.42% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
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£475 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £445 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £336 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.03% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £21.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +22.22%
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
106 111 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.41% 15.25% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 24
Average daily rate £390 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.70 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -11.11%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +7 9 £475 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £375 -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Royston - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Stevenage - - - -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (39.47%) VPN
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) HTML5
3 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) Windows
4 10 (26.32%) HP
5 9 (23.68%) Firewall
5 9 (23.68%) MS Office
6 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 8 (21.05%) OpenView
6 8 (21.05%) OVSD
7 7 (18.42%) PKI
7 7 (18.42%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
7 7 (18.42%) Data Integration
7 7 (18.42%) Identity Management
7 7 (18.42%) Finance
7 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
7 7 (18.42%) Data Mining
7 7 (18.42%) Linux
7 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (15.79%) MobileIron
8 6 (15.79%) CSS
8 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.79%) CSS3
9 5 (13.16%) BDD
9 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (13.16%) TDD

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (13.16%) Apache
4 3 (7.89%) lighttpd
4 3 (7.89%) Node.js
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.26%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Drupal
6 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) VPN
2 9 (23.68%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) Intranet
4 1 (2.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
1 5 (13.16%) Ant
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Grunt
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Marketing
4 3 (7.89%) French Language
4 3 (7.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.05%) Service Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Project Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Mobility Specialist
8 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Integration Project Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Integration Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) HTML
1 14 (36.84%) HTML5
2 6 (15.79%) CSS
2 6 (15.79%) CSS3
3 3 (7.89%) J2EE
4 2 (5.26%) .NET
4 2 (5.26%) JSP
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) LAMP
4 2 (5.26%) Symfony
4 2 (5.26%) Ajax
4 2 (5.26%) JSON
4 2 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) ActiveX
5 1 (2.63%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) PKI
1 7 (18.42%) Data Integration
2 4 (10.53%) Open Source
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
2 7 (18.42%) Identity Management
2 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.16%) BDD
3 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (13.16%) TDD
3 5 (13.16%) OO
3 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (10.53%) CRM
4 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Web Design
6 2 (5.26%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) PHP
2 2 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) MCSE
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.26%) XenApp
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) OpenView
1 8 (21.05%) OVSD
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) MobileIron
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (2.63%) Demandware
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
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