The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 23 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.69% 2.03% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 12.50% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£505 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.79% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+17.74% +14.81%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.60% 16.24% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Average daily rate £363 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) QUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Grails
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Mocha
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Mocha
1 2 (40.00%) QUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Grails
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA