The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 39 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.67% 2.45% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 16.67% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£294 £401 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.65% +39.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £401 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £401 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £9.94 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
Internet
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.36% 14.69% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 12
Average daily rate £275 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £563 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 2 £294 -26.65%
Internet
East Midlands

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) SMS
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe
1 7 (77.78%) Google Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) jQuery
1 7 (77.78%) Google
1 7 (77.78%) CSS3
1 7 (77.78%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) OSGi
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C#

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (77.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SMS
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Support
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Internet Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) jQuery
1 7 (77.78%) HTML5
1 7 (77.78%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (11.11%) OSGi
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe
1 7 (77.78%) Google