The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 41 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.83% 2.82% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.43% 17.39% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 3
Average daily rate £340 £523 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.92% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £200 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £585 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.16%
Internet
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.67% 16.24% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 36 34
Average daily rate £363 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £561 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £22.69 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Skype
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (20.00%) MQTT
6 2 (20.00%) Splunk
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (30.00%) Skype
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (20.00%) MQTT
3 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Business Solution Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Messaging Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (10.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Ektron
4 1 (10.00%) ICL
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (10.00%) Unisys