The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 27 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Internet 3 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.20% 3.27% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 9.17% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate £325 £250 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 109 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.27% 35.62% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 60 25
Average daily rate £365 £345 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.61% -3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) B2B
2 3 (25.00%) B2C
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Computing

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) 4G
2 2 (16.67%) BGP
2 2 (16.67%) IPX
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Broadband
3 1 (8.33%) DAB
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) GPRS
3 1 (8.33%) GSM
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) L2TP
3 1 (8.33%) PPP
3 1 (8.33%) UMTS
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) REST
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) JSR 170
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) NetWare
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) B2B
1 3 (25.00%) B2C
1 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) MVC
1 3 (25.00%) OO
1 3 (25.00%) OOD
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) SDLC
1 3 (25.00%) SOLID
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) Lotus
2 2 (16.67%) Novell
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp