The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Leicester 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 28 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.88% 0.95% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 6.67% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£401 £100 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+300.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 12.50% 14.29% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 5
Average daily rate £350 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £100 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £353 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -71.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £11.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
Internet
Leicestershire

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Web Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Google