The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 114 104 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -38
Contract jobs citing Internet 167 188 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.91% 1.92% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.62% 10.53% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 104 122
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £209 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
Median hourly rate £28.08 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.47% +16.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £10.70 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £32.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £16.16 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+14.82% +13.40%
Internet
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1573 1786 1846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.94% 18.24% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 922 970 866
Median daily rate £375 £355 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 124 100
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +9 42 £363 +70.58% 21
Buckinghamshire -1 32 £450 +28.57% 6
Surrey -2 26 £375 +25.00% 6
Hampshire -23 26 £360 -4.00% 19
Oxfordshire +9 14 £450 +28.57% 11
Kent +13 10 £400 -15.78% 5
Middlesex +8 8 £450 - 1
West Sussex -4 5 £370 +68.18% 3
East Sussex +10 2 - - 3
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Internet.

1 122 (34.76%) Windows
2 92 (26.21%) Firewall
3 89 (25.36%) Microsoft
4 75 (21.37%) Cisco
5 69 (19.66%) ITIL
6 66 (18.80%) DNS
7 65 (18.52%) Finance
8 62 (17.66%) VPN
9 60 (17.09%) Linux
10 54 (15.38%) SSL
11 53 (15.10%) Active Directory
12 52 (14.81%) Oracle
13 51 (14.53%) WAN
14 50 (14.25%) JavaScript
15 49 (13.96%) MS Excel
15 49 (13.96%) Telecoms
16 46 (13.11%) LAN
17 43 (12.25%) Security Cleared
18 42 (11.97%) TCP/IP
18 42 (11.97%) Citrix
19 40 (11.40%) Project Management
20 39 (11.11%) MS Exchange
21 37 (10.54%) Unix
22 36 (10.26%) .NET
22 36 (10.26%) SQL Server
22 36 (10.26%) IIS
22 36 (10.26%) VMware
23 35 (9.97%) Degree
24 33 (9.40%) Service Management
24 33 (9.40%) Web Services

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 39 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 36 (10.26%) IIS
3 17 (4.84%) Apache
3 17 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.70%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.99%) CMS
7 7 (1.99%) Drupal
7 7 (1.99%) IBM Notes
7 7 (1.99%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.71%) WordPress
9 5 (1.42%) Joomla!
10 4 (1.14%) JBoss
10 4 (1.14%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.14%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.57%) JRun
Applications
1 49 (13.96%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.12%) MS Office
3 8 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.28%) ProjectWise
4 5 (1.42%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.57%) QuarkXPress
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.14%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.55%) Office 365
2 13 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.85%) SaaS
5 5 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.42%) IaaS
6 4 (1.14%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (0.85%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.85%) AtomSphere
7 3 (0.85%) Boomi
7 3 (0.85%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.85%) PaaS
8 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) Heroku
9 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 92 (26.21%) Firewall
2 66 (18.80%) DNS
3 62 (17.66%) VPN
4 54 (15.38%) SSL
5 51 (14.53%) WAN
6 46 (13.11%) LAN
7 42 (11.97%) TCP/IP
8 31 (8.83%) IPsec
9 30 (8.55%) Intranet
10 28 (7.98%) DHCP
10 28 (7.98%) FTP
11 26 (7.41%) Network Security
12 24 (6.84%) SMTP
13 20 (5.70%) MPLS
13 20 (5.70%) Wireless
14 19 (5.41%) NetScaler
15 18 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (5.13%) HTTP
16 16 (4.56%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (4.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.70%) MySQL
3 10 (2.85%) Oracle Database
3 10 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.99%) Big Data
5 7 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.85%) DB2
7 3 (0.85%) EDRMS
7 3 (0.85%) GIS
7 3 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.57%) FileMaker
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.57%) Redis
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.56%) Subversion
3 5 (1.42%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.14%) Selenium
4 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.85%) Grunt
5 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.85%) JUnit
6 2 (0.57%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.28%) Gradle
7 1 (0.28%) Hudson
7 1 (0.28%) JIRA
7 1 (0.28%) Maven
7 1 (0.28%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 65 (18.52%) Finance
2 49 (13.96%) Telecoms
3 23 (6.55%) Marketing
4 13 (3.70%) German Language
5 10 (2.85%) Spanish Language
6 9 (2.56%) Banking
6 9 (2.56%) French Language
6 9 (2.56%) Italian Language
7 8 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.99%) Electronics
9 5 (1.42%) Publishing
9 5 (1.42%) Retail
10 3 (0.85%) Legal
11 2 (0.57%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (13.96%) Analyst
2 38 (10.83%) Developer
2 38 (10.83%) Support Engineer
3 33 (9.40%) Architect
4 28 (7.98%) Project Manager
5 21 (5.98%) Network Engineer
6 17 (4.84%) Administrator
6 17 (4.84%) Designer
7 16 (4.56%) Systems Engineer
8 15 (4.27%) Consultant
9 12 (3.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (3.42%) Solutions Designer
10 11 (3.13%) Security Advisor
11 10 (2.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (2.85%) Help Desk Support
11 10 (2.85%) Network Analyst
11 10 (2.85%) Security Analyst
11 10 (2.85%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.26%) .NET
2 33 (9.40%) Web Services
3 30 (8.55%) HTML
4 24 (6.84%) XML
5 20 (5.70%) ASP.NET
5 20 (5.70%) CSS
6 19 (5.41%) Node.js
7 13 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 11 (3.13%) jQuery
8 11 (3.13%) XSLT
9 10 (2.85%) Ajax
9 10 (2.85%) LAMP
9 10 (2.85%) SOAP
10 9 (2.56%) DCOM
10 9 (2.56%) MAPI
10 9 (2.56%) Regular Expression
11 8 (2.28%) J2EE
12 7 (1.99%) 802.1X
12 7 (1.99%) Middleware
12 7 (1.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.55%) Management Information System
2 27 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 24 (6.84%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.70%) Cryptography
5 18 (5.13%) CESG
6 16 (4.56%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.70%) PKI
9 10 (2.85%) Internet of Things
10 9 (2.56%) RSA SecurID
11 8 (2.28%) Clustering
11 8 (2.28%) Mobile Banking
11 8 (2.28%) User Experience
12 7 (1.99%) Digital TV
12 7 (1.99%) Online Banking
13 5 (1.42%) Replication
13 5 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.42%) Virtual Team
14 4 (1.14%) Smart Home
15 3 (0.85%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 122 (34.76%) Windows
2 60 (17.09%) Linux
3 37 (10.54%) Unix
4 28 (7.98%) Windows Server
5 20 (5.70%) Windows Vista
6 16 (4.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (3.70%) CentOS
9 12 (3.42%) Windows 7
9 12 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (2.56%) Solaris
10 9 (2.56%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.99%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.99%) Debian
12 4 (1.14%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.14%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (19.66%) ITIL
2 40 (11.40%) Project Management
3 33 (9.40%) Service Management
4 32 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (8.26%) Migration
6 26 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (6.27%) Load Balancing
7 22 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (5.70%) Configuration Management
9 19 (5.41%) Information Security
10 18 (5.13%) Information Assurance
10 18 (5.13%) Risk Management
11 17 (4.84%) Memory Management
12 16 (4.56%) B2B
12 16 (4.56%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (4.27%) Analytics
13 15 (4.27%) PRINCE2
14 14 (3.99%) OWASP
14 14 (3.99%) Patch Management
14 14 (3.99%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 50 (14.25%) JavaScript
2 32 (9.12%) Java
2 32 (9.12%) SQL
3 30 (8.55%) C#
4 28 (7.98%) PHP
5 24 (6.84%) VB.NET
6 23 (6.55%) C++
7 18 (5.13%) VBScript
8 17 (4.84%) PowerShell
9 15 (4.27%) Perl
10 14 (3.99%) Python
11 10 (2.85%) VB
12 7 (1.99%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.99%) C
12 7 (1.99%) Ruby
13 6 (1.71%) VB6
14 5 (1.42%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.14%) Scala
16 3 (0.85%) Go
17 2 (0.57%) Rust
Qualifications
1 43 (12.25%) Security Cleared
2 35 (9.97%) Degree
3 32 (9.12%) SC Cleared
4 27 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (6.55%) CISSP
6 18 (5.13%) CESG Certified Professional
7 17 (4.84%) CCNP
8 14 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (3.13%) CCNA
9 11 (3.13%) CEH
10 9 (2.56%) CCIE
10 9 (2.56%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.56%) MCSE
11 8 (2.28%) CCVP
12 6 (1.71%) Chartered Engineer
13 4 (1.14%) CISA
13 4 (1.14%) CISM
13 4 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.14%) MCSA
13 4 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.41%) SLA
2 19 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.99%) RMADS
4 13 (3.70%) PCI DSS
5 9 (2.56%) ISO 9001
6 7 (1.99%) COBIT
7 1 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 53 (15.10%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.99%) Sendmail
4 8 (2.28%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (1.42%) UAG
6 4 (1.14%) Postfix
7 3 (0.85%) Firmware
7 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.85%) vSphere
8 2 (0.57%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.57%) NDS
8 2 (0.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.28%) XenApp
9 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (4.27%) SCCM
2 11 (3.13%) Puppet
3 6 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (1.71%) Nexpose
4 5 (1.42%) Ansible
4 5 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.42%) Nagios
4 5 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.42%) WSUS
5 4 (1.14%) BMC Marimba
5 4 (1.14%) DameWare
5 4 (1.14%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.85%) WMI
7 2 (0.57%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.57%) OpenView
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (25.36%) Microsoft
2 75 (21.37%) Cisco
3 52 (14.81%) Oracle
4 42 (11.97%) Citrix
5 36 (10.26%) VMware
6 33 (9.40%) CheckPoint
7 27 (7.69%) Juniper
8 25 (7.12%) F5
8 25 (7.12%) HP
9 21 (5.98%) Blue Coat
10 14 (3.99%) Dell
10 14 (3.99%) Red Hat
11 11 (3.13%) Palo Alto
12 9 (2.56%) Adobe
12 9 (2.56%) SAP
12 9 (2.56%) TippingPoint
13 8 (2.28%) Avaya
13 8 (2.28%) Intel Security
13 8 (2.28%) IronPort
14 7 (1.99%) Symantec
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