The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 19 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Internet 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.15% 1.20% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 6.67% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.16%
Internet
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.94% 17.96% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 10
Average daily rate £235 £163 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.61% -32.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £100 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £350 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) MRTG
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Infovista
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) MRTG
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Provisioning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Infovista