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 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 76 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Internet 38 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.81% 2.10% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.95% 12.04% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 4
Median daily rate £438 £492 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.88% +131.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £450 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £700 £222
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £26.50 £11.17 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.24% -6.91%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
347 191 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.65% 17.46% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 101 73
Median daily rate £330 £490 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.65% +40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 16
Median hourly rate £27.75 £14.20 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.42% -48.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.25 £37.10
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 North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -11 37 £438 -14.24% 9
Durham +6 1 £315 - 1
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for Internet.

1 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) Security Cleared
3 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
4 28 (37.84%) Active Directory
4 28 (37.84%) DNS
4 28 (37.84%) DHCP
5 27 (36.49%) Intranet
6 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
7 25 (33.78%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (31.08%) SC Cleared
8 23 (31.08%) Windows
9 21 (28.38%) Data Management
9 21 (28.38%) TDD
9 21 (28.38%) Unit Testing
9 21 (28.38%) BDD
10 19 (25.68%) Node.js
10 19 (25.68%) Change Control
10 19 (25.68%) Test Automation
10 19 (25.68%) Management Information System
10 19 (25.68%) Project Management
10 19 (25.68%) Quality Management
11 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
11 18 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (22.97%) CSS
12 17 (22.97%) HTML
13 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
13 16 (21.62%) Microservices
13 16 (21.62%) Computer Science
13 16 (21.62%) Degree
14 15 (20.27%) Finance

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.81%) nginx
2 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.76%) Confluence
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.35%) FileNet
5 1 (1.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.35%) JBoss
5 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
2 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.35%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) DHCP
1 28 (37.84%) DNS
2 27 (36.49%) Intranet
3 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.05%) NAS
4 3 (4.05%) SAN
5 2 (2.70%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.70%) Firewall
5 2 (2.70%) FTP
5 2 (2.70%) HTTP
5 2 (2.70%) SSH
6 1 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.35%) LAN
6 1 (1.35%) LDAP
6 1 (1.35%) SSL
6 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) DB2
3 2 (2.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.70%) Redis
4 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.46%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.46%) IntelliJ
2 7 (9.46%) JIRA
2 7 (9.46%) NetBeans
3 6 (8.11%) Travis CI
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.35%) webpack
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Electronics
2 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Wintel Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Server Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Server Support
7 6 (8.11%) WebOps Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Wintel Support
10 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Administrator
10 3 (4.05%) Security Architect
10 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Lead Architect
11 2 (2.70%) UAT Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) Node.js
2 17 (22.97%) CSS
2 17 (22.97%) HTML
3 13 (17.57%) XML
4 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
5 10 (13.51%) jQuery
6 7 (9.46%) D3.js
6 7 (9.46%) Spring
7 4 (5.41%) .NET
7 4 (5.41%) Web Services
8 3 (4.05%) Ajax
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.05%) HTML5
8 3 (4.05%) XHTML
9 2 (2.70%) J2EE
10 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.35%) ActiveX
10 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET
10 1 (1.35%) JSP
10 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Management Information System
2 18 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (21.62%) Computer Science
4 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Economics
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.35%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.35%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.35%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) PMI
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Unix
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) AIX
5 1 (1.35%) CentOS
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
3 25 (33.78%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (28.38%) BDD
4 21 (28.38%) Data Management
4 21 (28.38%) TDD
4 21 (28.38%) Unit Testing
5 19 (25.68%) Change Control
5 19 (25.68%) Project Management
5 19 (25.68%) Quality Management
5 19 (25.68%) Test Automation
6 16 (21.62%) Microservices
7 14 (18.92%) Server Building
8 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
9 10 (13.51%) SDLC
10 9 (12.16%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (12.16%) Extreme Programming
10 9 (12.16%) Pair Programming
11 7 (9.46%) Coaching
11 7 (9.46%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.27%) Java
3 7 (9.46%) Perl
3 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.46%) Python
4 4 (5.41%) C#
4 4 (5.41%) VB
5 3 (4.05%) SQL
6 1 (1.35%) FQL
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) Scala
6 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 23 (31.08%) SC Cleared
3 16 (21.62%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.76%) MCSE
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) CAPM
5 1 (1.35%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) Gluster
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) LXC
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Ansible
1 6 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.11%) Puppet
2 2 (2.70%) OpenView
3 1 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.35%) Graphite
3 1 (1.35%) Graylog
3 1 (1.35%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.35%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.35%) Icinga
3 1 (1.35%) logstash
3 1 (1.35%) MOM
3 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) HP
2 6 (8.11%) SaltStack
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) BMC
5 2 (2.70%) F5
5 2 (2.70%) Opsware
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.35%) BEA
6 1 (1.35%) CA
6 1 (1.35%) NetApp
6 1 (1.35%) New Relic
6 1 (1.35%) Qualys
6 1 (1.35%) ReadSoft
6 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) Veritas