The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 41 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Internet 9 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.01% 2.76% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 16.42% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
Median daily rate £600 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.85 £16.50 £12.84
% change year-on-year
+20.30% +28.50%
Internet
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.03% 16.83% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 42 28
Median daily rate £525 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £164 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £635 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fleetwood - 5 £600 -
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) VoIP
2 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) CCIE
2 9 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Network Architecture
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 6 (37.50%) Network Security
6 4 (25.00%) Network Design
6 4 (25.00%) Broadband
6 4 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (12.50%) Service Management
8 2 (12.50%) ITSM
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) JBoss
8 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
8 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 1 (6.25%) QA
9 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) VoIP
2 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Network Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Information Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Information Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Network Architecture
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 4 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Service Design
6 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCIE
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco