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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 36 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.65% 1.99% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 15.38% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £220 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £348
% change year-on-year
+10.37% -2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £18.72 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +22.22%
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
36 39 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.65% 12.91% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 11
Average daily rate £317 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £180 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £393 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 26
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

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 27 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 1 - - 2
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - - 1
Internet
East Midlands

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Informix
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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