The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 23 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Internet 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.39% - 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.00% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£495 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Internet
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.51% 25.37% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 17
Average daily rate £450 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £246 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £420 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -8.88%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 8 £495 -
Ludlow - - - -
Internet
West Midlands

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) Open Source
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (61.54%) XML
3 8 (61.54%) MySQL
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) CGI
3 8 (61.54%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
4 7 (53.85%) Analytics
4 7 (53.85%) SSL
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
4 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
4 7 (53.85%) SUSE
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) Database Security
5 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Big Data
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) SSL
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DBA
2 5 (38.46%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Security Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) XML
1 8 (61.54%) CGI
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (15.38%) Ajax
2 2 (15.38%) XHTML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) SUSE
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Database Security
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe