The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 59 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 35 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 3.47% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 11.86% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 7
Median daily rate £369 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-26.02% -2.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 295 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.35% 29.27% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 161 85
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Internet.

1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) CRM
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Google
4 7 (36.84%) Marketing
4 7 (36.84%) Business Development
4 7 (36.84%) Programme Management
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) Business Transformation
5 6 (31.58%) Data Architecture
5 6 (31.58%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (31.58%) MBA
5 6 (31.58%) PLM
5 6 (31.58%) Economics
5 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (31.58%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (31.58%) Spanish Language
5 6 (31.58%) IBM
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Change Management
5 6 (31.58%) Case Management
6 4 (21.05%) Android
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.79%) Computer Science

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) BGP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) NetScreen
2 1 (5.26%) OSPF
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) SNMP
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (31.58%) Mandarin Language
3 6 (31.58%) Spanish Language
4 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Business Manager
1 6 (31.58%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (10.53%) PMI
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) CRM
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
2 7 (36.84%) Business Development
2 7 (36.84%) Programme Management
3 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Business Transformation
3 6 (31.58%) Case Management
3 6 (31.58%) Change Management
3 6 (31.58%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (31.58%) Data Architecture
3 6 (31.58%) Economics
3 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (31.58%) PLM
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) API Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) MBA
3 2 (10.53%) HNC
3 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCDA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCVP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) HP
2 7 (36.84%) Google
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Apple
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) Samsung
5 2 (10.53%) Serena
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam