The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank - 44 41
Contract jobs citing Internet 0 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.40% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.29% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Median daily rate - £325 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +51.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.81 £15.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+29.86% +17.30%
Internet
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.17% 9.80% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 32
Median daily rate £318 £306 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.09% +22.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.19 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.25% +44.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Internet
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Internet.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL