The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 38 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Internet 14 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.29% - 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 3
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£406 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £13.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -13.33%
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Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.18% 10.60% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 12
Average daily rate £475 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £150 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 18
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) Scrum
3 19 (63.33%) RESTful
3 19 (63.33%) Change Control
4 18 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 18 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (53.33%) Web Development
5 16 (53.33%) Subversion
5 16 (53.33%) Web Services
5 16 (53.33%) OO
5 16 (53.33%) Apache
5 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
6 15 (50.00%) BDD
6 15 (50.00%) TDD
7 14 (46.67%) JSON
7 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
8 13 (43.33%) Java
8 13 (43.33%) CSS
9 11 (36.67%) HTML
9 11 (36.67%) Selenium
10 10 (33.33%) Spring
10 10 (33.33%) JUnit
10 10 (33.33%) Mockito
10 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
11 9 (30.00%) PostGIS
11 9 (30.00%) XML
11 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 16 (53.33%) Apache
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Lync
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) SMTP
2 3 (10.00%) FTP
2 3 (10.00%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) SSL
2 3 (10.00%) LDAP
2 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (10.00%) IPsec
2 3 (10.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (6.67%) Intranet
3 2 (6.67%) Extranet
4 1 (3.33%) ADSL
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (53.33%) Subversion
2 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (36.67%) Selenium
4 10 (33.33%) JUnit
4 10 (33.33%) Mockito
4 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (13.33%) PHPUnit
5 4 (13.33%) Maven
6 3 (10.00%) RSpec
7 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) RESTful
2 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 14 (46.67%) JSON
4 13 (43.33%) CSS
5 11 (36.67%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) Spring
7 9 (30.00%) PostGIS
7 9 (30.00%) XML
7 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (26.67%) Ajax
9 7 (23.33%) HTML5
9 7 (23.33%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) SOAP
10 5 (16.67%) SAML
10 5 (16.67%) JPA
10 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
10 5 (16.67%) REST
10 5 (16.67%) CSS3
10 5 (16.67%) OpenID
10 5 (16.67%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) PKI
2 3 (10.00%) CESG
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) GIS
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Solaris
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Scrum
2 19 (63.33%) Change Control
3 18 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (53.33%) Web Development
4 16 (53.33%) OO
5 15 (50.00%) BDD
5 15 (50.00%) TDD
6 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.67%) SOA
8 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (13.33%) OOP
10 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (10.00%) Kanban
10 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (43.33%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) PHP5
5 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VirtualBox
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Snort
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Apigee
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) Google
2 4 (13.33%) Apple
3 3 (10.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (6.67%) Nintex
4 2 (6.67%) Telerik
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Lumension
5 1 (3.33%) WSO2
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Rate: £36,000 - £39,000 Base Salary circa £70,000 OTE + Incredible Benefits Package
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