The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing Internet 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 2.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Internet
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.64% 15.95% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 6
Average daily rate £375 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Internet
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (20.00%) German Language
4 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) HP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Case Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP