The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank - 10 -
Contract jobs citing Internet 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 28.57% 16.44% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £438 £363 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +38.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Solihull

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Internet
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (33.33%) Rally
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Rally
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware