The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 78 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Contract jobs citing Internet 64 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.18% 1.09% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.75% 9.24% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 40
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £561 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.23 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.78% +34.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £19.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £19.41 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.81 £15.83 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+25.11% +21.76%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
502 368 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.09% 11.76% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 208 221
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 39
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.08 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Wiltshire +5 19 £386 -18.84% 3
Gloucestershire - 16 £350 - 6
Bristol +11 13 £338 -12.90% 4
Dorset +2 9 £335 +3.07%
Devon -9 2 £188 -50.00% 3
Somerset +10 1 - - 6
Cornwall - 1 £110 - 2
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 South West region with a requirement for Internet.

1 37 (33.64%) Firewall
2 35 (31.82%) Windows
3 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
4 29 (26.36%) ITIL
5 21 (19.09%) Security Cleared
6 20 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 18 (16.36%) Migration
8 17 (15.45%) Cisco
9 16 (14.55%) CISSP
10 15 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 15 (13.64%) SharePoint
10 15 (13.64%) IIS
11 14 (12.73%) Finance
12 13 (11.82%) Information Security
12 13 (11.82%) Project Management
13 12 (10.91%) Citrix
13 12 (10.91%) TCP/IP
13 12 (10.91%) Degree
14 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 11 (10.00%) C
14 11 (10.00%) Juniper
15 10 (9.09%) Java
15 10 (9.09%) MS Exchange
15 10 (9.09%) LAN
15 10 (9.09%) VPN
15 10 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (8.18%) VoIP
16 9 (8.18%) MS Office

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (13.64%) IIS
1 15 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.55%) IBM Domino
3 5 (4.55%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.73%) CMS
4 3 (2.73%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.73%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.82%) GroupWise
5 2 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.18%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.55%) Office 365
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.82%) SaaS
4 1 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.64%) Firewall
2 12 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (9.09%) LAN
3 10 (9.09%) VPN
4 9 (8.18%) MPLS
4 9 (8.18%) VoIP
5 8 (7.27%) DNS
6 7 (6.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (6.36%) OSPF
7 6 (5.45%) DHCP
8 5 (4.55%) WAN
8 5 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.64%) BGP
9 4 (3.64%) Ethernet
9 4 (3.64%) HTTP
9 4 (3.64%) LDAP
9 4 (3.64%) NetScreen
9 4 (3.64%) VLAN
9 4 (3.64%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.73%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.73%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.73%) RavenDB
4 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) JIRA
2 3 (2.73%) Artifactory
2 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.73%) Maven
2 3 (2.73%) NuGet
2 3 (2.73%) Subversion
2 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.73%) WiX
3 2 (1.82%) TestLink
4 1 (0.91%) Selenium
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (12.73%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.64%) Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Billing
5 2 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Analyst
2 11 (10.00%) Developer
3 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 9 (8.18%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Consultant
5 7 (6.36%) Security Specialist
6 6 (5.45%) Administrator
6 6 (5.45%) Desktop Support
6 6 (5.45%) Information Assurance Practitioner
6 6 (5.45%) IT Security Specialist
6 6 (5.45%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Process Analyst
7 5 (4.55%) Security Manager
7 5 (4.55%) SharePoint Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) HTML
2 6 (5.45%) SOAP
3 5 (4.55%) .NET
3 5 (4.55%) REST
4 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.64%) CSS
4 4 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (3.64%) Web Services
5 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.73%) MSMQ
5 3 (2.73%) NHibernate
5 3 (2.73%) React
5 3 (2.73%) WCF
6 2 (1.82%) jQuery
6 2 (1.82%) Middleware
6 2 (1.82%) XML
7 1 (0.91%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.91%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (7.27%) Data Centre
1 8 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.36%) Internet of Things
3 6 (5.45%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.45%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.64%) User Experience
5 3 (2.73%) iPhone
5 3 (2.73%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.91%) CESG
7 1 (0.91%) Handset
7 1 (0.91%) Informatics
7 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.91%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.91%) PKI
7 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (31.82%) Windows
2 9 (8.18%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.27%) Linux
3 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.27%) Windows XP
4 6 (5.45%) Android
4 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.73%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.82%) Unix
8 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.36%) ITIL
2 18 (16.36%) Migration
3 13 (11.82%) Information Security
3 13 (11.82%) Project Management
4 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.18%) Coaching
5 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2
5 9 (8.18%) Service Management
6 8 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (5.45%) Change Management
7 6 (5.45%) Information Assurance
7 6 (5.45%) ITSM
7 6 (5.45%) Security Architecture
7 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.45%) SIEM
8 5 (4.55%) Content Management
8 5 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.55%) Web Filtering
9 4 (3.64%) Email Filtering
9 4 (3.64%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.00%) C
2 10 (9.09%) Java
3 6 (5.45%) SQL
4 5 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.64%) C#
6 3 (2.73%) C++
6 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.73%) VC++
7 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.91%) ECMAScript
7 1 (0.91%) ES6
7 1 (0.91%) Perl
7 1 (0.91%) PHP
7 1 (0.91%) Python
7 1 (0.91%) Ruby
7 1 (0.91%) VB
7 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (19.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.55%) CISSP
3 12 (10.91%) Degree
4 9 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.36%) DV Cleared
7 6 (5.45%) CLAS
7 6 (5.45%) CREST Certified
7 6 (5.45%) IISP
7 6 (5.45%) SANS
8 5 (4.55%) CCNP
9 4 (3.64%) GWAPT
9 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.64%) OSCE
9 4 (3.64%) OSCP
10 2 (1.82%) GCIA
10 2 (1.82%) GCIH
10 2 (1.82%) MCP
11 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.91%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (7.27%) SLA
2 6 (5.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (5.45%) JSP 440
2 6 (5.45%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.55%) XenApp
2 5 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.64%) BitLocker
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (3.64%) UAG
3 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.82%) Snort
5 1 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) SCCM
2 3 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.82%) RSA enVision
3 2 (1.82%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.91%) Nagios
4 1 (0.91%) Puppet
4 1 (0.91%) SCOM
4 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.45%) Cisco
3 12 (10.91%) Citrix
4 11 (10.00%) Juniper
5 9 (8.18%) Forcepoint
6 6 (5.45%) Splunk
6 6 (5.45%) VMware
7 5 (4.55%) Dell
7 5 (4.55%) Lotus
8 4 (3.64%) AppSense
8 4 (3.64%) Canon
8 4 (3.64%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.64%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.64%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.64%) Sophos
8 4 (3.64%) WatchGuard
9 3 (2.73%) Actimize
9 3 (2.73%) Adobe
9 3 (2.73%) Apple
9 3 (2.73%) Symantec
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