The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 48 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Contract jobs citing Internet 10 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.67% 2.12% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 25.81% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
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£220 £220 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £268 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.79
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +19.13%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 31 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.05% 8.20% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 11 43
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% +16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -16 9 £215 - 6
Durham - - - -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) Intranet
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (50.00%) JSF
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) DB2
4 2 (14.29%) JUnit
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
4 2 (14.29%) JMS
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) Play Framework
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Puppet
5 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (14.29%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
1 7 (50.00%) JSF
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
2 2 (14.29%) Play Framework
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
1 1 (7.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) SOA
1 2 (14.29%) MVC
1 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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