The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 105 76 107
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +31
Contract jobs citing Internet 52 85 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.65% 2.05% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.18% 14.24% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 61 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £17.75 £17.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £17.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £17.77 £18.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.85 £16.50 £12.84
% change year-on-year
+20.30% +28.50%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
465 597 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.80% 14.39% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 347 227
Median daily rate £425 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 50 37
Median hourly rate £19.63 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.93% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Manchester 0 23 £350 -22.22% 31
Cheshire -16 11 £425 +17.24% 22
Lancashire -9 9 £600 +4.34% 11
Merseyside +5 5 £325 - 4
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 West region with a requirement for Internet.

1 31 (32.63%) Windows
2 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.00%) XML
5 18 (18.95%) Java
6 17 (17.89%) LAN
7 16 (16.84%) VoIP
7 16 (16.84%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (16.84%) TDD
8 15 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 15 (15.79%) WAN
9 14 (14.74%) Data Centre
10 13 (13.68%) C#
10 13 (13.68%) .NET
10 13 (13.68%) MS Office
10 13 (13.68%) Web Services
11 12 (12.63%) SQL
11 12 (12.63%) OOP
11 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
12 11 (11.58%) Scrum
12 11 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (11.58%) Firewall
13 10 (10.53%) Cisco
13 10 (10.53%) Project Management
13 10 (10.53%) Linux
13 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
13 10 (10.53%) ITIL
13 10 (10.53%) JSON
13 10 (10.53%) Android
13 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.21%) SAS
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.11%) IIS
5 2 (2.11%) JBoss
5 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.05%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.05%) Confluence
6 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Office
2 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.21%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.05%) Mingle
4 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Office 365
2 4 (4.21%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) LAN
2 16 (16.84%) VoIP
2 16 (16.84%) Wi-Fi
3 15 (15.79%) WAN
4 11 (11.58%) Firewall
5 9 (9.47%) HTTP
5 9 (9.47%) Network Security
6 7 (7.37%) Broadband
6 7 (7.37%) Intranet
7 6 (6.32%) DNS
7 6 (6.32%) PBX
8 5 (5.26%) SAN
9 4 (4.21%) DHCP
9 4 (4.21%) Extranet
10 3 (3.16%) MPLS
10 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.16%) VLAN
10 3 (3.16%) VPN
11 2 (2.11%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (2.11%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) GIS
2 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.16%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.11%) SQLite
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.05%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.05%) Informix
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.05%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.47%) JIRA
1 9 (9.47%) JUnit
1 9 (9.47%) Subversion
2 8 (8.42%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 4 (4.21%) Xcode
5 3 (3.16%) Calabash
5 3 (3.16%) Hudson
5 3 (3.16%) MSI
5 3 (3.16%) Robotium
5 3 (3.16%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.11%) Selenium
7 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.05%) Introscope
7 1 (1.05%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.05%) NUnit
7 1 (1.05%) QUnit
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Back Office
3 3 (3.16%) Local Government
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) Games
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Developer
2 21 (22.11%) Architect
3 16 (16.84%) Analyst
4 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
4 7 (7.37%) Network Architect
5 6 (6.32%) Administrator
5 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.32%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.26%) Android Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Objective-C Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 5 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Java Mobile Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Lead Security Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) XML
2 13 (13.68%) .NET
2 13 (13.68%) Web Services
3 10 (10.53%) JSON
3 10 (10.53%) REST
4 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.32%) HTML
5 5 (5.26%) CSS
5 5 (5.26%) jQuery
5 5 (5.26%) Node.js
5 5 (5.26%) RESTful
6 4 (4.21%) Cocoa
6 4 (4.21%) SOAP
6 4 (4.21%) WF
7 3 (3.16%) J2EE
7 3 (3.16%) WCF
8 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.11%) React
8 2 (2.11%) Spring
8 2 (2.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.53%) User Experience
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (4.21%) BYOD
6 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.16%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.16%) Streaming Media
8 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.11%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.11%) EPoS
8 2 (2.11%) Interactive TV
8 2 (2.11%) IPTV
8 2 (2.11%) MHEG
8 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.63%) Windows
2 10 (10.53%) Android
2 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.53%) Linux
3 9 (9.47%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.47%) Windows 8
4 7 (7.37%) Unix
4 7 (7.37%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.21%) AIX
7 3 (3.16%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.16%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.11%) Solaris
8 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.05%) CentOS
9 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.84%) TDD
3 12 (12.63%) OOP
3 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
4 11 (11.58%) Scrum
5 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.53%) ITIL
5 10 (10.53%) Project Management
6 9 (9.47%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (9.47%) Migration
6 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.42%) Automated Testing
7 8 (8.42%) BDD
7 8 (8.42%) Network Architecture
8 7 (7.37%) ITIL V3
8 7 (7.37%) Mobile Development
8 7 (7.37%) TOGAF
9 6 (6.32%) Analytics
9 6 (6.32%) Android Development
9 6 (6.32%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.95%) Java
2 13 (13.68%) C#
3 12 (12.63%) SQL
4 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.42%) Objective-C
5 5 (5.26%) PHP
6 4 (4.21%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.16%) Ruby
8 2 (2.11%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.11%) C++
8 2 (2.11%) Perl
8 2 (2.11%) Python
9 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.47%) CCIE
3 8 (8.42%) CCNP
4 7 (7.37%) Degree
5 6 (6.32%) CCNA
5 6 (6.32%) ISEB
6 4 (4.21%) RHCSA
6 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) MCAD
9 1 (1.05%) MCP
9 1 (1.05%) MCSD
9 1 (1.05%) MCSE
9 1 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.11%) SmoothWall
2 2 (2.11%) vMotion
3 1 (1.05%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) Cisco
3 9 (9.47%) VMware
4 6 (6.32%) Google
4 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.26%) HP
5 5 (5.26%) Oracle
6 4 (4.21%) Citrix
6 4 (4.21%) Nintex
6 4 (4.21%) Veritas
7 3 (3.16%) Dell
7 3 (3.16%) GENBAND
7 3 (3.16%) SAP
8 2 (2.11%) BroadSoft
8 2 (2.11%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.11%) IBM
8 2 (2.11%) Lotus
8 2 (2.11%) NETGEAR
8 2 (2.11%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.11%) Teradata
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