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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 105 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing Internet 59 65 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.47% 1.67% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.83% 12.72% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 26
Median daily rate £451 £440 £514
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -14.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £326 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.83 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +50.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+34.42% +12.96%
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
600 511 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.94% 13.13% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 234 183
Median daily rate £385 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £214 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 33
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -40.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £51.67 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Cheshire -7 29 £394 -10.51% 3
Manchester -19 17 £500 +31.14% 18
Lancashire +5 5 £513 -18.00% 1
Merseyside +1 4 £260 +4.00% 3
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 49 (39.52%) Java
2 45 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.97%) Windows
4 26 (20.97%) Linux
5 25 (20.16%) Finance
6 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 23 (18.55%) .NET
8 21 (16.94%) Oracle
8 21 (16.94%) Unix
9 20 (16.13%) Telecoms
10 19 (15.32%) Banking
11 18 (14.52%) ITIL
12 17 (13.71%) CSS
12 17 (13.71%) HTML
13 15 (12.10%) SSL
13 15 (12.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (11.29%) HTTP
15 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
15 13 (10.48%) IIS
16 12 (9.68%) JBoss
16 12 (9.68%) Apache
16 12 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (9.68%) WebSphere
16 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
16 12 (9.68%) AngularJS
16 12 (9.68%) MongoDB
16 12 (9.68%) Node.js

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 13 (10.48%) IIS
1 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.68%) Apache
2 12 (9.68%) JBoss
2 12 (9.68%) Node.js
2 12 (9.68%) WebSphere
3 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 9 (7.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (3.23%) Drupal
5 4 (3.23%) iPlanet
5 4 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.42%) CMS
6 3 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.61%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.61%) Confluence
7 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.26%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (6.45%) IaaS
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.81%) Office 365
5 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) SSL
2 14 (11.29%) HTTP
3 11 (8.87%) Firewall
4 10 (8.06%) DNS
4 10 (8.06%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.06%) WAN
5 9 (7.26%) Intranet
5 9 (7.26%) LAN
6 7 (5.65%) Wireless
7 5 (4.03%) SMTP
7 5 (4.03%) VPN
8 3 (2.42%) ADSL
8 3 (2.42%) BGP
8 3 (2.42%) MPLS
8 3 (2.42%) Network Security
9 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (1.61%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (1.61%) FWSM
9 2 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.65%) MySQL
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.23%) Big Data
7 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.81%) MS Access
9 1 (0.81%) OLTP
9 1 (0.81%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.81%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) JIRA
2 7 (5.65%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.03%) Checkstyle
3 5 (4.03%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.03%) FindBugs
3 5 (4.03%) Maven
3 5 (4.03%) Mockito
3 5 (4.03%) Selenium
3 5 (4.03%) SonarQube
3 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.23%) Introscope
5 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.61%) JUnit
6 2 (1.61%) NUnit
6 2 (1.61%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.61%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.81%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 25 (20.16%) Finance
2 20 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 19 (15.32%) Banking
4 11 (8.87%) Billing
5 5 (4.03%) Publishing
6 4 (3.23%) Law
6 4 (3.23%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (25.81%) Architect
2 21 (16.94%) Developer
3 17 (13.71%) Technical Architect
4 13 (10.48%) Consultant
5 12 (9.68%) Java Architect
6 11 (8.87%) Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) Digital Architect
8 9 (7.26%) Digital Technical Architect
8 9 (7.26%) Java Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Network Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Network Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Senior Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Telecoms Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Telecoms Business Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Java Developer
12 5 (4.03%) 1st Line Support
12 5 (4.03%) Desktop Support
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.55%) .NET
2 17 (13.71%) CSS
2 17 (13.71%) HTML
3 15 (12.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (9.68%) AngularJS
5 11 (8.87%) .NET Framework
5 11 (8.87%) jQuery
5 11 (8.87%) JSP
6 9 (7.26%) Web Services
7 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.84%) CAML
8 6 (4.84%) JDBC
8 6 (4.84%) LAMP
8 6 (4.84%) Spring
8 6 (4.84%) XML
8 6 (4.84%) XSLT
9 5 (4.03%) Java EE
9 5 (4.03%) Middleware
9 5 (4.03%) Servlets
9 5 (4.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.26%) User Experience
3 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.65%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.84%) PMI
4 6 (4.84%) Social Media
5 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.23%) Contactless
5 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.23%) Online Banking
5 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.61%) Clustering
7 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.61%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) BYOD
8 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.81%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.81%) IPTV
8 1 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.97%) Linux
1 26 (20.97%) Windows
2 21 (16.94%) Unix
3 11 (8.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.65%) Android
6 6 (4.84%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.84%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.03%) AIX
8 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.61%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.52%) ITIL
3 14 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (8.06%) Capacity Management
6 10 (8.06%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.06%) Project Management
6 10 (8.06%) TDD
6 10 (8.06%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (7.26%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.26%) Scrum
8 8 (6.45%) UML
9 7 (5.65%) BPMN
9 7 (5.65%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.65%) eTOM
9 7 (5.65%) Incident Management
9 7 (5.65%) MVC
9 7 (5.65%) OOP
9 7 (5.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.52%) Java
2 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.06%) PHP
4 10 (8.06%) Python
4 10 (8.06%) SQL
5 8 (6.45%) C#
6 7 (5.65%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.65%) VB
7 5 (4.03%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.03%) FQL
7 5 (4.03%) Jython
7 5 (4.03%) Korn
7 5 (4.03%) Perl
8 3 (2.42%) R
8 3 (2.42%) Ruby
9 2 (1.61%) VBScript
10 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Degree
1 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.45%) ISEB
2 8 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.65%) CCNP
3 7 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.84%) MCITP
4 6 (4.84%) MCTS
4 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.84%) RHCE
5 4 (3.23%) CCNA
5 4 (3.23%) CISSP
6 2 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.61%) CCIE
6 2 (1.61%) CISM
6 2 (1.61%) PMP
6 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.81%) CCSP
7 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) ISO 9001
1 10 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.23%) QA
2 4 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.84%) UAG
3 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.61%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.61%) vSphere
4 2 (1.61%) Xen
4 2 (1.61%) XenServer
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.81%) Snort
5 1 (0.81%) vCloud
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.45%) Puppet
2 8 (6.45%) StatsD
3 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (3.23%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.61%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.61%) SmoothWall
5 2 (1.61%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.94%) Oracle
3 11 (8.87%) Cisco
3 11 (8.87%) Citrix
3 11 (8.87%) Red Hat
4 10 (8.06%) IBM
5 9 (7.26%) VMware
6 8 (6.45%) Apigee
6 8 (6.45%) Mashery
7 6 (4.84%) Brocade
8 5 (4.03%) Juniper
8 5 (4.03%) Perforce
9 4 (3.23%) CA
9 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.23%) Sun
10 3 (2.42%) F5
10 3 (2.42%) HP
10 3 (2.42%) Tableau
10 3 (2.42%) Teradata
11 2 (1.61%) Adobe
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