The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 29 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Internet 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.52% 2.75% 4.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 31.25% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£120 £299 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.83% +19.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -
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South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.88% 8.79% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 10
Average daily rate £263 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £279 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £150.00 £11.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1263.63% -75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) ADSL
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) ADSL
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) PABX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft