The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 25 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.32% 0.59% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 2.70% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £300 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -25.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £16.16 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+50.06% +13.40%
Internet
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 37 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 11.92% 21.76% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 13
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £180 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Internet.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle