The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 20 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Internet 1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.75% 1.18% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 6.38% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £475 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -5.26%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 47 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 29.32% 18.43% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 52
Median daily rate £413 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £290 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £407 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 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 Slough region with a requirement for Internet.

1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) CCIP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP
2 1 (50.00%) IGMP
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (50.00%) STB
1 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware