The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 12 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Internet 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 9.90% - 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £275 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.16%
Internet
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.80% 26.76% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 7
Average daily rate £425 £458 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +37.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £345 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £495 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 (78.95%) Banking
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (21.05%) JBoss
6 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 4 (21.05%) Apple
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.79%) Korn
7 3 (15.79%) Android
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.79%) SSL
7 3 (15.79%) AIX
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Jython
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Change Management
8 2 (10.53%) Firewall
8 2 (10.53%) Introscope

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 (21.05%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (10.53%) iPlanet
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Introscope
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
General
1 15 (78.95%) Banking
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Banking Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
3 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Digital Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Contactless
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) AIX
5 3 (15.79%) Android
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Android Development
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Demand Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) Jython
1 3 (15.79%) Korn
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) CA Wily
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Apple
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) CA
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix