The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 51 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing Internet 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.68% 0.96% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 4.88% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate £285 - £436
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 - £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 - £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 41 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.10% 19.71% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 31
Average daily rate £273 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Internet
North East

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 7 £310 - 3
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
Internet
North East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (55.56%) Intranet
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) PMI
3 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Drupal
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) 4G
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) 3G
4 2 (22.22%) DSL
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) 4G
2 2 (22.22%) 3G
2 2 (22.22%) DSL
2 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
1 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft