The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 25 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs citing Internet 14 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.83% 1.03% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.45% 9.52% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
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£275 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -2.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.70 £14.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.91% -16.17%
Internet
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.03% 10.77% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 16
Average daily rate £288 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 9
Average hourly rate £11.75 £14.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +15 11 £275 -21.42% 4
Rotherham - - - -
Internet
Yorkshire

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
1 11 (52.38%) Blackberry
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) Wireless
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) IP Telephony
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (28.57%) MySQL
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Apache
7 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
7 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) CMS
7 5 (23.81%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (23.81%) Magnolia
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
8 4 (19.05%) Hudson
8 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) Debian
8 4 (19.05%) Citrix
8 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) CMS
1 5 (23.81%) Magnolia
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
5 1 (4.76%) Quickr
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Wireless
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (38.10%) IP Telephony
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.76%) VoIP
7 1 (4.76%) SNMP
7 1 (4.76%) DNS
7 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (19.05%) Hudson
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) CESG
3 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) iSeries
4 1 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Debian
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Change Control
2 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Logistics
3 2 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) SIEM
4 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Usability Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Test Management
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) C
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) Unicenter
3 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) CA
5 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) Nokia
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Lotus
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm