The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 28 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.05% 2.12% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 14.29% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.13 £17.33 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +33.30%
Internet
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.38% 14.81% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £475 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Internet.

1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) HTML

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft