The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 64 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Contract jobs citing Internet 18 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.53% 4.31% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 24.09% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 23
Average daily rate £240 £290 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £355 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £110.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +685.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 137 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.08% 17.91% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 75 64
Average daily rate £325 £270 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £151 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £35.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.29% +162.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £15.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £115.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Internet
West Yorkshire

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (59.62%) PHP
2 30 (57.69%) Web Services
3 27 (51.92%) Client/Server
3 27 (51.92%) TCP/IP
4 26 (50.00%) DNS
4 26 (50.00%) C++
5 25 (48.08%) Linux
5 25 (48.08%) Python
5 25 (48.08%) SSL
5 25 (48.08%) Software Engineering
5 25 (48.08%) Ruby
5 25 (48.08%) Degree
5 25 (48.08%) Load Balancing
5 25 (48.08%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (48.08%) Bash Shell
5 25 (48.08%) Node.js
6 10 (19.23%) HTML
6 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 10 (19.23%) CSS
7 9 (17.31%) JIRA
8 7 (13.46%) WCAG
8 7 (13.46%) Google
8 7 (13.46%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.54%) OOP
9 6 (11.54%) OO
10 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.69%) Windows
10 4 (7.69%) CRM

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 25 (48.08%) Node.js
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) Moodle
2 3 (5.77%) SugarCRM
3 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) FileNet
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (51.92%) TCP/IP
2 26 (50.00%) DNS
3 25 (48.08%) SSL
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MySQL
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Tester
6 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.77%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.77%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Architect
8 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) Web Services
2 10 (19.23%) HTML
2 10 (19.23%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) SOAP
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.77%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) LAMP
3 3 (5.77%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (5.77%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (51.92%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Software Engineering
1 25 (48.08%) Load Balancing
2 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (11.54%) OOP
3 6 (11.54%) OO
4 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.69%) CRM
5 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Time Management
6 2 (3.85%) Scrum
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.85%) User Stories
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL
7 1 (1.92%) Validation
7 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.92%) Process Management
7 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) PHP
2 26 (50.00%) C++
3 25 (48.08%) Python
3 25 (48.08%) Ruby
3 25 (48.08%) Bash Shell
4 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.69%) SQL
6 3 (5.77%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.77%) PHP5
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) WCAG
2 1 (1.92%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) MetaFrame
2 1 (1.92%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Google
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Zend
3 2 (3.85%) Sun
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix
3 2 (3.85%) Lotus
3 2 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) McAfee
4 1 (1.92%) Juniper
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
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Posted: 11 days ago