The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 75 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing Internet 25 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.62% 1.99% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.46% 11.40% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 14
Average daily rate £275 £320 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -23.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £138 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.41%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 228 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.53% 17.46% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 105 118
Average daily rate £360 £338 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 32
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
Internet
South East

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford 0 10 £138 -57.03% 5
Camberley +2 3 £340 -26.40% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - -
Staines -3 1 £360 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 - - 1
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Caterham - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 2
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 20 (35.09%) WAN
2 18 (31.58%) ITIL
3 16 (28.07%) XSLT
3 16 (28.07%) XML
4 14 (24.56%) Change Management
4 14 (24.56%) Publishing
5 13 (22.81%) Python
6 11 (19.30%) XQuery
6 11 (19.30%) Project Management
7 10 (17.54%) Windows
7 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
8 9 (15.79%) HTTP
8 9 (15.79%) Citrix
9 8 (14.04%) Maximo
9 8 (14.04%) FTP
9 8 (14.04%) VPN
9 8 (14.04%) SMTP
9 8 (14.04%) LAN
9 8 (14.04%) SSH
10 7 (12.28%) Service Management
10 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
11 6 (10.53%) Legal
11 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.53%) Linux
11 6 (10.53%) Fault Management
12 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
12 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
12 5 (8.77%) SLA
12 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (8.77%) Workflow

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) Node.js
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) WAN
2 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.79%) HTTP
4 8 (14.04%) FTP
4 8 (14.04%) SSH
4 8 (14.04%) VPN
4 8 (14.04%) SMTP
4 8 (14.04%) LAN
5 4 (7.02%) SSL
5 4 (7.02%) Firewall
6 3 (5.26%) VoIP
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.51%) Intranet
7 2 (3.51%) Network Security
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.75%) Extranet
8 1 (1.75%) OSPF
8 1 (1.75%) BGP
8 1 (1.75%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (24.56%) Publishing
2 6 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Service Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) Network Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.51%) Java Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.75%) NOC Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) XML
1 16 (28.07%) XSLT
2 4 (7.02%) Web Services
3 3 (5.26%) CSS
4 2 (3.51%) .NET
4 2 (3.51%) XSD
4 2 (3.51%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.51%) REST
5 1 (1.75%) CSS3
5 1 (1.75%) Symfony
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) Yii
5 1 (1.75%) LAMP
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.26%) Open Source
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.51%) Replication
2 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.51%) EMV
3 1 (1.75%) CESG
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) Change Management
3 11 (19.30%) Project Management
4 7 (12.28%) Service Management
5 6 (10.53%) Fault Management
6 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.77%) Workflow
7 4 (7.02%) Content Management
8 3 (5.26%) MVC
9 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Change Control
9 2 (3.51%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.51%) Use Case
9 2 (3.51%) Web Development
9 2 (3.51%) Business Development
9 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.51%) ITSM
9 2 (3.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Python
2 11 (19.30%) XQuery
3 3 (5.26%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.26%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) ActionScript
4 2 (3.51%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (3.51%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CCSA
3 1 (1.75%) GSEC
3 1 (1.75%) CCSE
3 1 (1.75%) CEH
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.75%) MCSE
3 1 (1.75%) CCNP
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) CISSP
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Citrix
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco
3 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Adobe
4 2 (3.51%) Juniper
4 2 (3.51%) Ericsson
4 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.75%) Mercator
5 1 (1.75%) McAfee
5 1 (1.75%) Sophos
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) Nokia
5 1 (1.75%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.75%) Brocade
5 1 (1.75%) Crossbeam
5 1 (1.75%) Zend
5 1 (1.75%) Infor