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 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 49 70 27
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -43
Contract jobs citing Internet 13 9 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.76% 0.92% 5.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.51% 4.46% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 21
Median daily rate £375 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £19.61 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £16.16 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+14.82% +13.40%
Internet
Berkshire

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
173 202 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.44% 20.76% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 103 90
Median daily rate £433 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.89 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.26 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram 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 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Internet.

1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) VB.NET
2 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
3 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.23%) VBScript
4 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
4 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
5 12 (27.91%) Memory Management
5 12 (27.91%) Node.js
5 12 (27.91%) C++
5 12 (27.91%) Firewall
6 11 (25.58%) Windows
6 11 (25.58%) SLA
6 11 (25.58%) Degree
6 11 (25.58%) German Language
7 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
7 10 (23.26%) Office 365
7 10 (23.26%) Cisco
7 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
7 10 (23.26%) Web Services
7 10 (23.26%) HTML
8 9 (20.93%) IIS
8 9 (20.93%) Marketing
9 8 (18.60%) French Language
9 8 (18.60%) Italian Language
9 8 (18.60%) Spanish Language
9 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
9 8 (18.60%) MAPI

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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) IIS
3 4 (9.30%) Drupal
3 4 (9.30%) Joomla!
3 4 (9.30%) WordPress
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
3 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Office 365
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) Google Analytics
3 4 (9.30%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
2 7 (16.28%) LAN
2 7 (16.28%) WAN
3 6 (13.95%) HTTP
4 5 (11.63%) MPLS
4 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.30%) Network Security
5 4 (9.30%) VPN
6 3 (6.98%) DHCP
6 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (6.98%) SMTP
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
6 3 (6.98%) WLAN
7 2 (4.65%) BGP
7 2 (4.65%) DDNS
7 2 (4.65%) PBX
7 2 (4.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.58%) German Language
2 9 (20.93%) Marketing
3 8 (18.60%) French Language
3 8 (18.60%) Italian Language
3 8 (18.60%) Spanish Language
4 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.65%) Finance
7 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Escalation Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Coordinator
4 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Messaging Support
5 3 (6.98%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Messaging Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.91%) Node.js
4 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 10 (23.26%) Web Services
5 8 (18.60%) MAPI
6 7 (16.28%) DCOM
7 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.63%) CSS
9 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.65%) COM
10 2 (4.65%) LAMP
10 2 (4.65%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (4.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
3 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
4 6 (13.95%) Clustering
5 4 (9.30%) PKI
6 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.65%) IVR
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
6 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.65%) Replication
6 2 (4.65%) Smart Meter
7 1 (2.33%) Handset
7 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Debian
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Memory Management
2 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
2 6 (13.95%) Project Management
3 5 (11.63%) Analytics
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
3 5 (11.63%) SOA
4 4 (9.30%) B2B
4 4 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (9.30%) Internet Marketing
4 4 (9.30%) Link Building
4 4 (9.30%) MVC
4 4 (9.30%) Pay per click
4 4 (9.30%) SEO
4 4 (9.30%) Website Architecture
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.98%) High Availability
5 3 (6.98%) Network Management
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C#
1 16 (37.21%) VB.NET
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
3 13 (30.23%) VBScript
4 12 (27.91%) C++
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) VB
6 4 (9.30%) Java
6 4 (9.30%) VB6
7 3 (6.98%) Python
7 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.63%) CCNA
3 5 (11.63%) CCNP
4 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) CITP
5 2 (4.65%) MCITP
5 2 (4.65%) MCTS
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.65%) PMP
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) CCDA
6 1 (2.33%) CCENT
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.33%) CCVP
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.33%) UAG
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (6.98%) WMI
3 2 (4.65%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 2 (4.65%) WSUS
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco
3 5 (11.63%) F5
4 4 (9.30%) Google
4 4 (9.30%) Tealium
5 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.98%) Fortinet
5 3 (6.98%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) Juniper
5 3 (6.98%) TippingPoint
6 2 (4.65%) Dell
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle
6 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 2 (4.65%) Splunk
6 2 (4.65%) VMware
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Mitel
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds