The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 157 145 142
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Internet 886 905 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.65% 1.61% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.16% 11.19% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 523 529
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 48 58
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.16 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.95% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.35 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £32.00 £28.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.16 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+29.95% +19.70%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8720 8085 7343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.25% 14.41% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5286 4548 3945
Median daily rate £390 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 484 402
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.83% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Internet
Daily Rate Trend

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Internet
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 809 £409 +2.25% 286
London -17 335 £470 +10.58% 118
South East +10 183 £375 +7.14% 60
South West +33 73 £350 -6.66% 17
Berkshire +21 65 £375 -6.25% 9
Yorkshire +3 49 £400 - 20
Scotland +14 47 £321 +12.45% 5
City of London +20 41 £463 +7.87% 23
North West -13 39 £385 -22.95% 27
North East -40 38 £368 +33.63% 2
Tyne and Wear -38 35 £368 +18.07%
Surrey +5 34 £290 +3.57% 11
East of England -2 33 £350 - 18
Newcastle upon Tyne -36 33 £368 +18.07%
Buckinghamshire +4 32 £455 +44.44% 9
Reading +11 30 £375 -6.25% 7
West Yorkshire -19 28 £425 +4.29% 15
Hampshire -1 27 £400 +6.31% 16
West Midlands -26 26 £400 +33.33% 19
Bristol +18 25 £275 -35.29% 4
East Midlands -8 23 £550 +62.96% 4
Milton Keynes +5 22 £475 +65.21% 2
Erskine -25 18 £310 +28.95%
Renfrewshire -25 18 £310 +28.95%
Leeds -14 17 £400 -3.61% 12
Nottingham +6 16 £565 +36.14% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 16 £565 +47.71% 1
Wiltshire 0 15 £525 +10.52% 2
Wales +19 14 £425 -22.72% 1
Glasgow +9 13 £323 -0.76% 3

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Internet.

1 503 (28.56%) Windows
2 401 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
3 370 (21.01%) Firewall
4 358 (20.33%) Microsoft
5 319 (18.11%) Finance
6 281 (15.96%) Linux
7 268 (15.22%) Java
7 268 (15.22%) Cisco
8 238 (13.52%) JavaScript
9 232 (13.17%) ITIL
10 230 (13.06%) Active Directory
11 227 (12.89%) HTML
12 205 (11.64%) DNS
13 201 (11.41%) .NET
14 193 (10.96%) Security Cleared
15 192 (10.90%) SQL Server
16 190 (10.79%) Oracle
16 190 (10.79%) Windows Server
17 188 (10.68%) Web Services
18 179 (10.16%) TCP/IP
19 175 (9.94%) SQL
20 173 (9.82%) MS Excel
21 169 (9.60%) Project Management
22 165 (9.37%) Degree
23 163 (9.26%) Unix
23 163 (9.26%) CSS
24 159 (9.03%) WAN
25 157 (8.92%) MS Office
25 157 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
26 155 (8.80%) IIS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 155 (8.80%) IIS
2 122 (6.93%) SharePoint
3 96 (5.45%) Apache
4 82 (4.66%) Tomcat
5 78 (4.43%) MS Exchange
6 56 (3.18%) CMS
7 48 (2.73%) Skype for Business
8 41 (2.33%) WebLogic
9 39 (2.21%) WebSphere
10 38 (2.16%) JBoss
11 35 (1.99%) IBM Notes
12 31 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
13 30 (1.70%) Jetty
13 30 (1.70%) nginx
14 27 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
15 26 (1.48%) Confluence
16 22 (1.25%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.97%) Drupal
18 15 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
19 12 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 173 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 157 (8.92%) MS Office
3 45 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 17 (0.97%) Photoshop
6 16 (0.91%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.68%) Acrobat
7 12 (0.68%) MS Project
8 8 (0.45%) ProjectWise
9 7 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.17%) SPSS
11 3 (0.17%) UserZoom
12 2 (0.11%) GIMP
12 2 (0.11%) HipChat
12 2 (0.11%) InDesign
12 2 (0.11%) Mingle
12 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.057%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 15 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.34%) assyst
4 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.28%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.23%) Finacle
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.11%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.11%) Magento
6 2 (0.11%) Radian6
6 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.057%) Eikon
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.057%) Primavera
7 1 (0.057%) Scribe Insight
7 1 (0.057%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 121 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.61%) Office 365
4 34 (1.93%) SaaS
5 32 (1.82%) IaaS
6 26 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.85%) Google Analytics
8 13 (0.74%) PaaS
9 12 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.68%) GitHub
9 12 (0.68%) Yammer
10 10 (0.57%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.40%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.34%) Route 53
13 6 (0.34%) Trello
14 5 (0.28%) AdWords
14 5 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 370 (21.01%) Firewall
2 205 (11.64%) DNS
3 179 (10.16%) TCP/IP
4 159 (9.03%) WAN
5 155 (8.80%) SSL
6 143 (8.12%) VPN
7 136 (7.72%) LAN
8 133 (7.55%) Intranet
9 118 (6.70%) HTTP
10 109 (6.19%) Wireless
11 100 (5.68%) Network Security
12 94 (5.34%) DHCP
13 83 (4.71%) MPLS
14 55 (3.12%) Intrusion Detection
15 54 (3.07%) BGP
16 52 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
16 52 (2.95%) Cisco Nexus
16 52 (2.95%) FTP
16 52 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
17 49 (2.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.98%) MongoDB
3 61 (3.46%) Relational Database
4 51 (2.90%) MySQL
5 46 (2.61%) NoSQL
6 43 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 42 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 41 (2.33%) RDBMS
8 41 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 36 (2.04%) Big Data
10 32 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (1.82%) Hadoop
11 29 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (1.65%) Redis
12 19 (1.08%) DB2
13 15 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (0.80%) Neo4j
14 14 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (0.74%) GIS
16 10 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 91 (5.17%) Jenkins
2 82 (4.66%) Git (software)
3 72 (4.09%) JIRA
4 43 (2.44%) Subversion
5 32 (1.82%) Maven
6 31 (1.76%) Hudson
7 29 (1.65%) Visual Studio
8 26 (1.48%) JUnit
9 25 (1.42%) Cucumber
9 25 (1.42%) Mockito
9 25 (1.42%) Selenium
10 21 (1.19%) Gradle
10 21 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (0.97%) WebDriver
12 12 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.62%) TestNG
14 10 (0.57%) Bitbucket
14 10 (0.57%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.51%) Ant
15 9 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 319 (18.11%) Finance
2 144 (8.18%) Telecoms
3 110 (6.25%) Banking
4 91 (5.17%) Marketing
5 67 (3.80%) Retail
6 46 (2.61%) Publishing
7 39 (2.21%) Legal
8 33 (1.87%) Law
9 31 (1.76%) Billing
10 20 (1.14%) Advertising
11 17 (0.97%) Electronics
11 17 (0.97%) German Language
12 16 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.80%) Back Office
14 12 (0.68%) Games
14 12 (0.68%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.57%) French Language
16 9 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.51%) Italian Language
16 9 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 266 (15.11%) Developer
2 249 (14.14%) Analyst
3 201 (11.41%) Architect
4 105 (5.96%) Network Engineer
5 94 (5.34%) Support Engineer
6 84 (4.77%) Consultant
7 70 (3.98%) Administrator
8 68 (3.86%) Project Manager
9 60 (3.41%) Designer
10 57 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 56 (3.18%) Java Developer
12 51 (2.90%) Technical Architect
13 49 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
13 49 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
14 45 (2.56%) Security Architect
15 42 (2.39%) Business Analyst
15 42 (2.39%) C# Developer
15 42 (2.39%) Service Analyst
15 42 (2.39%) Support Analyst
16 40 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (12.89%) HTML
2 201 (11.41%) .NET
3 188 (10.68%) Web Services
4 163 (9.26%) CSS
5 93 (5.28%) XML
6 81 (4.60%) REST
7 73 (4.15%) ASP.NET
8 72 (4.09%) HTML5
9 64 (3.63%) jQuery
10 57 (3.24%) AngularJS
10 57 (3.24%) Node.js
11 52 (2.95%) Ajax
12 48 (2.73%) Spring
13 47 (2.67%) .NET Framework
13 47 (2.67%) JSON
14 45 (2.56%) J2EE
14 45 (2.56%) SOAP
15 44 (2.50%) CSS3
16 32 (1.82%) Middleware
17 31 (1.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 157 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 144 (8.18%) Data Centre
3 132 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 95 (5.39%) User Experience
5 77 (4.37%) Computer Science
6 55 (3.12%) Internet of Things
7 44 (2.50%) Blackberry
8 43 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 43 (2.44%) Online Banking
9 39 (2.21%) CESG
10 37 (2.10%) PKI
11 35 (1.99%) Mobile App
12 32 (1.82%) Cryptography
13 30 (1.70%) Clustering
13 30 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
15 27 (1.53%) Social Media
16 26 (1.48%) Mobile Banking
17 20 (1.14%) Wiki
18 19 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 503 (28.56%) Windows
2 281 (15.96%) Linux
3 190 (10.79%) Windows Server
4 163 (9.26%) Unix
5 81 (4.60%) Windows 7
6 80 (4.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 76 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 73 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (2.33%) Apple iOS
11 38 (2.16%) Android
12 34 (1.93%) Windows XP
13 28 (1.59%) Windows 8
14 26 (1.48%) Mac OS X
15 23 (1.31%) Windows 10
16 22 (1.25%) CentOS
17 21 (1.19%) Windows Vista
18 20 (1.14%) Solaris
19 15 (0.85%) AIX
20 14 (0.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (13.17%) ITIL
3 169 (9.60%) Project Management
4 136 (7.72%) Scrum
5 134 (7.61%) TDD
6 125 (7.10%) Migration
7 95 (5.39%) DevOps
7 95 (5.39%) Information Security
8 94 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (5.22%) Configuration Management
10 91 (5.17%) Load Balancing
11 89 (5.05%) E-Commerce
12 86 (4.88%) Software Engineering
13 83 (4.71%) Web Development
14 81 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 75 (4.26%) MVC
16 70 (3.98%) Cybersecurity
16 70 (3.98%) Service Management
17 67 (3.80%) Open Source
18 64 (3.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 268 (15.22%) Java
2 238 (13.52%) JavaScript
3 175 (9.94%) SQL
4 139 (7.89%) C#
5 119 (6.76%) PowerShell
6 110 (6.25%) Python
7 74 (4.20%) PHP
8 63 (3.58%) Perl
9 48 (2.73%) C
10 47 (2.67%) Ruby
11 41 (2.33%) VB
12 40 (2.27%) C++
13 39 (2.21%) VBScript
14 37 (2.10%) Bash Shell
15 34 (1.93%) Scala
16 28 (1.59%) T-SQL
17 24 (1.36%) VB.NET
18 22 (1.25%) PL/SQL
19 16 (0.91%) Shell Script
20 14 (0.80%) FQL
Qualifications
1 193 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 165 (9.37%) Degree
3 131 (7.44%) Cisco Certification
4 116 (6.59%) SC Cleared
5 88 (5.00%) CCNP
5 88 (5.00%) CISSP
6 69 (3.92%) CCNA
7 64 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (2.50%) CESG Certified Professional
9 39 (2.21%) DV Cleared
10 35 (1.99%) CCIE
11 34 (1.93%) MCSE
12 28 (1.59%) ISEB
13 25 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
14 24 (1.36%) PMI Certification
15 22 (1.25%) MCP
16 19 (1.08%) MCSA
17 16 (0.91%) MCITP
18 15 (0.85%) CEH
18 15 (0.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.03%) SLA
2 56 (3.18%) QA
3 55 (3.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.65%) RMADS
5 22 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
6 15 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.62%) COBIT
7 11 (0.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (0.34%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.057%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.057%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.057%) MiFID
11 1 (0.057%) SEPA
System Software
1 230 (13.06%) Active Directory
2 87 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.27%) UAG
4 23 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (1.25%) VMware ESX
6 21 (1.19%) XenApp
7 19 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 19 (1.08%) vSphere
7 19 (1.08%) XenDesktop
8 18 (1.02%) Hyper-V
9 17 (0.97%) Sendmail
10 16 (0.91%) Docker
10 16 (0.91%) Firmware
11 15 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
12 13 (0.74%) ISA Server
13 10 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.45%) NFS
14 8 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.45%) ProxySG
15 7 (0.40%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 80 (4.54%) Puppet
2 57 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (3.07%) SCCM
4 34 (1.93%) Ansible
5 21 (1.19%) WSUS
6 18 (1.02%) Nagios
7 17 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
8 14 (0.80%) StatsD
9 12 (0.68%) SCOM
10 9 (0.51%) Backup Exec
10 9 (0.51%) DameWare
10 9 (0.51%) Data Guard
11 7 (0.40%) Nexpose
11 7 (0.40%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.34%) Cacti
12 6 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.34%) Opsview
12 6 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 358 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 268 (15.22%) Cisco
3 190 (10.79%) Oracle
4 134 (7.61%) VMware
5 124 (7.04%) Citrix
6 103 (5.85%) HP
7 102 (5.79%) F5
8 86 (4.88%) CheckPoint
9 85 (4.83%) Juniper
10 82 (4.66%) Red Hat
11 48 (2.73%) IBM
12 46 (2.61%) Adobe
13 41 (2.33%) Blue Coat
14 37 (2.10%) Google
15 36 (2.04%) Fortinet
16 35 (1.99%) Lotus
17 33 (1.87%) Palo Alto
18 30 (1.70%) TippingPoint
19 29 (1.65%) Symantec
20 23 (1.31%) Dell
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