The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 63 62 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -39
Contract jobs citing Internet 38 21 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.45% 1.90% 6.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.84% 15.44% 33.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 46
Average daily rate
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£415 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £257 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £362 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -
Internet
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
213 136 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.76% 12.31% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 85 100
Average daily rate £350 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 21 (42.00%) Cisco
1 21 (42.00%) Firewall
2 18 (36.00%) Windows
3 17 (34.00%) Web Services
4 16 (32.00%) Linux
4 16 (32.00%) VMware
5 15 (30.00%) DMZ
6 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing
6 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (26.00%) CCNP
7 13 (26.00%) CCNA
8 12 (24.00%) CheckPoint
8 12 (24.00%) UNIX
8 12 (24.00%) WAN
8 12 (24.00%) DevOps
9 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
9 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (22.00%) Puppet
9 11 (22.00%) ITIL
9 11 (22.00%) Apache
9 11 (22.00%) Python
10 10 (20.00%) MySQL
10 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 10 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (20.00%) SimpleDB
10 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (20.00%) Network Security
10 10 (20.00%) Redis

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 11 (22.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.00%) IIS
3 7 (14.00%) nginx
4 4 (8.00%) Node.js
5 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Project
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (14.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (14.00%) Route 53
2 7 (14.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) Firewall
2 15 (30.00%) DMZ
3 12 (24.00%) WAN
4 10 (20.00%) Network Security
5 7 (14.00%) SAN
5 7 (14.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (12.00%) VPN
7 4 (8.00%) DNS
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.00%) LAN
8 3 (6.00%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.00%) MPLS
9 2 (4.00%) OSPF
9 2 (4.00%) BGP
9 2 (4.00%) EIGRP
9 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.00%) FCoE
9 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (4.00%) FWSM
9 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) MySQL
1 10 (20.00%) SimpleDB
1 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (20.00%) Redis
1 10 (20.00%) Couchbase
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.00%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Informix
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Support Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Designer
8 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) Web Services
2 7 (14.00%) XML
2 7 (14.00%) POSIX
3 5 (10.00%) .NET
3 5 (10.00%) SOAP
4 4 (8.00%) WSDL
5 3 (6.00%) CSS
5 3 (6.00%) HTML
6 2 (4.00%) Ember.js
6 2 (4.00%) Middleware
7 1 (2.00%) Dojo
7 1 (2.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.00%) RESTful
7 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.00%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) RIA
4 3 (6.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.00%) IBM XIV
5 2 (4.00%) Wiki
6 1 (2.00%) W3C
6 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.00%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.00%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 12 (24.00%) UNIX
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing
2 12 (24.00%) DevOps
3 11 (22.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.00%) TDD
6 8 (16.00%) Network Design
6 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (14.00%) Service Management
7 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.00%) Kanban
7 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Security Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (8.00%) Open Source
9 4 (8.00%) Server Building
10 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (6.00%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (6.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Python
2 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (12.00%) Ruby
3 6 (12.00%) PHP
4 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (26.00%) CCNP
2 13 (26.00%) CCNA
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.00%) MCSE
4 2 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (2.00%) CCSP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) vSphere
3 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Puppet
1 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (20.00%) Salt
3 7 (14.00%) Ansible
3 7 (14.00%) HAProxy
4 3 (6.00%) SCCM
4 3 (6.00%) SCOM
4 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.00%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.00%) Nagios
5 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.00%) WSUS
5 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Cisco
2 16 (32.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.00%) Oracle
5 8 (16.00%) hybris
6 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.00%) HP
7 6 (12.00%) NetApp
7 6 (12.00%) Brocade
8 5 (10.00%) F5
9 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.00%) IBM
10 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.00%) Sophos
12 1 (2.00%) Veeam
12 1 (2.00%) EMC
12 1 (2.00%) Symantec
12 1 (2.00%) McAfee
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