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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
UK
Rank 165 129 147
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Contract jobs citing Internet 736 889 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.62% 1.74% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.79% 11.95% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 525 461
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 59
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.21 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.71% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £10.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £31.68 £36.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.26%

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
6822 7439 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.04% 14.55% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4239 4402 4279
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 310 449
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -18 670 £413 +3.12% 644
London -31 296 £450 +8.43% 109
South East -29 111 £363 -1.36% 157
South West +27 69 £395 +39.82% 70
Yorkshire +10 56 £425 -26.08% 56
City of London +12 45 £400 +6.66% 22
East of England +6 43 £275 -26.66% 60
West Yorkshire +1 37 £410 -34.40% 20
West Midlands +12 36 £450 +39.53% 50
Leeds +5 34 £410 -36.92% 7
North West -22 31 £416 -24.31% 87
Scotland +23 27 £350 -4.10% 46
Berkshire -10 27 £375 -5.06% 32
Surrey +8 25 £265 -25.83% 21
Hertfordshire +5 19 £150 -60.00% 12
Bracknell +17 18 £251 -37.18% 7
Edinburgh +22 17 £395 -1.25% 2
Bristol +4 16 £320 +166.66% 5
Buckinghamshire +1 16 £350 -33.96% 19
South Yorkshire -2 15 £488 +25.80% 14
Hampshire -18 15 £306 -12.50% 27
Swindon +12 14 £413 +28.90% 2
Manchester +11 14 £356 -32.14% 38
Wiltshire +2 14 £413 +29.92% 10
Oxfordshire +4 13 £425 +226.92% 16
East Midlands -9 13 £260 -5.45% 37
Coventry -9 13 £475 +18.75% 3
Gloucestershire +6 12 £120 -4.00% 6
Sheffield +1 12 £475 +38.18% 9
Milton Keynes -5 12 £350 -33.96% 3

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 416 (27.10%) Windows
2 400 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (19.80%) Microsoft
4 286 (18.63%) Finance
5 257 (16.74%) HTML
6 240 (15.64%) Java
7 238 (15.50%) Firewall
8 234 (15.24%) Cisco
9 223 (14.53%) JavaScript
10 218 (14.20%) Linux
11 210 (13.68%) Active Directory
12 187 (12.18%) Degree
13 186 (12.12%) CSS
14 168 (10.94%) LAN
15 166 (10.81%) WAN
15 166 (10.81%) DNS
16 163 (10.62%) SQL
17 159 (10.36%) Security Cleared
18 156 (10.16%) TCP/IP
19 151 (9.84%) Web Services
20 149 (9.71%) Cybersecurity
21 144 (9.38%) VMware
22 140 (9.12%) Unix
23 138 (8.99%) Banking
24 135 (8.79%) Intranet
25 134 (8.73%) ITIL
25 134 (8.73%) MS Office
26 126 (8.21%) Oracle
26 126 (8.21%) Python
27 125 (8.14%) Project Management

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 82 (5.34%) IIS
2 77 (5.02%) Apache
3 69 (4.50%) SharePoint
4 64 (4.17%) CMS
4 64 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 37 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (2.21%) Tomcat
7 32 (2.08%) nginx
8 30 (1.95%) Skype for Business
9 29 (1.89%) WebSphere
10 23 (1.50%) WebLogic
11 21 (1.37%) Confluence
12 19 (1.24%) JBoss
13 17 (1.11%) IBM Notes
14 16 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
15 15 (0.98%) Apache Spark
15 15 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 134 (8.73%) MS Office
2 119 (7.75%) MS Excel
3 23 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
4 20 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.33%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.26%) Mingle
10 3 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.13%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.065%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.065%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.39%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.13%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.065%) Eikon
8 1 (0.065%) Magento
8 1 (0.065%) Maximo
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.065%) Primavera
8 1 (0.065%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 97 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (3.00%) Office 365
4 24 (1.56%) IaaS
5 22 (1.43%) SaaS
6 15 (0.98%) Google Analytics
7 14 (0.91%) Heroku
7 14 (0.91%) PaaS
8 13 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.59%) OneDrive
10 7 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (0.46%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.39%) Route 53
12 5 (0.33%) Loggly
12 5 (0.33%) Sumo Logic
13 3 (0.20%) AdWords
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 238 (15.50%) Firewall
2 168 (10.94%) LAN
3 166 (10.81%) DNS
3 166 (10.81%) WAN
4 156 (10.16%) TCP/IP
5 135 (8.79%) Intranet
6 104 (6.78%) VPN
7 95 (6.19%) DHCP
8 94 (6.12%) MPLS
9 89 (5.80%) Wireless
10 85 (5.54%) SSL
11 84 (5.47%) HTTP
12 69 (4.50%) Ethernet
13 68 (4.43%) Network Security
14 55 (3.58%) BGP
15 53 (3.45%) VoIP
16 51 (3.32%) Wi-Fi
17 48 (3.13%) OSPF
18 46 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
19 41 (2.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 51 (3.32%) Relational Database
3 46 (3.00%) MySQL
4 34 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 28 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 26 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 26 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.43%) NoSQL
9 17 (1.11%) Big Data
10 16 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (0.91%) Redis
11 14 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (0.85%) Endeca
13 11 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (0.65%) GIS
14 10 (0.65%) HBase
15 9 (0.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 90 (5.86%) Jenkins
2 71 (4.63%) JIRA
3 70 (4.56%) Git (software)
4 43 (2.80%) Selenium
5 41 (2.67%) Visual Studio
6 32 (2.08%) Maven
6 32 (2.08%) Subversion
6 32 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 29 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (1.82%) Eclipse
8 28 (1.82%) Vagrant
9 25 (1.63%) JUnit
10 21 (1.37%) Cucumber
11 15 (0.98%) Ant
11 15 (0.98%) Hudson
11 15 (0.98%) IntelliJ
11 15 (0.98%) JMeter
12 12 (0.78%) Selenium IDE
13 11 (0.72%) Axure RP
13 11 (0.72%) Mercurial
General
1 286 (18.63%) Finance
2 138 (8.99%) Banking
3 102 (6.64%) Telecoms
4 68 (4.43%) Retail
5 55 (3.58%) Marketing
6 37 (2.41%) Legal
7 29 (1.89%) Publishing
8 24 (1.56%) Electronics
8 24 (1.56%) Retail Banking
9 21 (1.37%) Back Office
9 21 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.24%) Law
11 16 (1.04%) Games
12 13 (0.85%) Multimedia
13 12 (0.78%) Advertising
13 12 (0.78%) Billing
14 9 (0.59%) Local Government
14 9 (0.59%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.46%) French Language
15 7 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 279 (18.18%) Developer
2 194 (12.64%) Architect
3 180 (11.73%) Analyst
4 84 (5.47%) Network Engineer
5 81 (5.28%) Support Engineer
6 64 (4.17%) Administrator
7 60 (3.91%) Java Developer
8 53 (3.45%) Designer
8 53 (3.45%) Project Manager
9 49 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
9 49 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
10 42 (2.74%) Security Architect
11 41 (2.67%) Business Analyst
12 39 (2.54%) .NET Developer
12 39 (2.54%) Software Engineer
13 38 (2.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 37 (2.41%) Consultant
15 35 (2.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 31 (2.02%) IT Support
17 30 (1.95%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (16.74%) HTML
2 186 (12.12%) CSS
3 151 (9.84%) Web Services
4 118 (7.69%) XML
5 105 (6.84%) .NET
6 76 (4.95%) AngularJS
7 67 (4.36%) jQuery
8 66 (4.30%) REST
9 62 (4.04%) Spring
10 54 (3.52%) J2EE
10 54 (3.52%) SOAP
11 52 (3.39%) XSLT
12 51 (3.32%) HTML5
12 51 (3.32%) Node.js
13 47 (3.06%) ASP.NET
13 47 (3.06%) RESTful
14 46 (3.00%) React
15 45 (2.93%) Ajax
16 40 (2.61%) JSON
17 34 (2.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 121 (7.88%) User Experience
2 117 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (7.36%) Data Centre
4 101 (6.58%) Management Information System
5 80 (5.21%) Computer Science
6 63 (4.10%) Internet of Things
7 53 (3.45%) Client/Server
8 44 (2.87%) Mobile App
9 42 (2.74%) RIA
10 38 (2.48%) Online Banking
11 33 (2.15%) Virtual Team
12 31 (2.02%) Blackberry
13 28 (1.82%) PKI
14 26 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
15 23 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (1.50%) iPad
16 21 (1.37%) Replication
17 19 (1.24%) Driving Licence
17 19 (1.24%) SWIFT
18 18 (1.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 416 (27.10%) Windows
2 218 (14.20%) Linux
3 140 (9.12%) Unix
4 103 (6.71%) Windows Server
5 84 (5.47%) Windows 7
6 69 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 66 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (3.19%) Apple iOS
9 46 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 45 (2.93%) Windows 8
11 42 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (2.02%) Windows 10
13 29 (1.89%) Android
14 26 (1.69%) Solaris
15 24 (1.56%) Mac OS X
16 21 (1.37%) Windows XP
17 12 (0.78%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.78%) Windows Vista
18 11 (0.72%) MVS
19 9 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (9.71%) Cybersecurity
3 134 (8.73%) ITIL
4 125 (8.14%) Project Management
5 108 (7.04%) E-Commerce
6 105 (6.84%) Scrum
7 98 (6.38%) DevOps
8 96 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 91 (5.93%) Information Security
10 84 (5.47%) TDD
11 83 (5.41%) Web Development
12 82 (5.34%) Open Source
13 74 (4.82%) Migration
14 71 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 70 (4.56%) Service Delivery
16 69 (4.50%) Change Management
17 61 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (3.97%) High Availability
18 60 (3.91%) BDD
19 58 (3.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (15.64%) Java
2 223 (14.53%) JavaScript
3 163 (10.62%) SQL
4 126 (8.21%) Python
5 91 (5.93%) C#
6 62 (4.04%) C
6 62 (4.04%) Perl
6 62 (4.04%) PowerShell
7 52 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 46 (3.00%) C++
9 45 (2.93%) Ruby
10 41 (2.67%) PHP
11 23 (1.50%) Shell Script
12 22 (1.43%) Scala
13 18 (1.17%) VB
14 16 (1.04%) ActionScript
15 12 (0.78%) ES6
15 12 (0.78%) JCL
16 11 (0.72%) COBOL
16 11 (0.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 187 (12.18%) Degree
2 159 (10.36%) Security Cleared
3 121 (7.88%) Cisco Certification
4 103 (6.71%) SC Cleared
5 79 (5.15%) CCNA
6 70 (4.56%) CCNP
7 68 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (3.26%) MCSE
9 42 (2.74%) CISSP
10 35 (2.28%) MCP
11 32 (2.08%) CCIE
12 24 (1.56%) MCSA
13 22 (1.43%) DV Cleared
14 21 (1.37%) PMI Certification
15 19 (1.24%) MCDST
16 18 (1.17%) DBS Check
17 15 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
18 14 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
19 13 (0.85%) ACHDS
19 13 (0.85%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.30%) SLA
2 64 (4.17%) QA
3 29 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
5 17 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.33%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.26%) COBIT
10 3 (0.20%) RMADS
11 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.13%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.065%) FATCA
12 1 (0.065%) GCP
12 1 (0.065%) GDPR
12 1 (0.065%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.065%) SEPA
System Software
1 210 (13.68%) Active Directory
2 97 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (3.39%) Docker
4 36 (2.35%) Hyper-V
5 25 (1.63%) XenApp
6 24 (1.56%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
9 13 (0.85%) NFS
9 13 (0.85%) XenDesktop
10 12 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (0.72%) Firmware
11 11 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (0.72%) vSphere
12 10 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.65%) Xen
13 9 (0.59%) Apache Flume
13 9 (0.59%) BitLocker
13 9 (0.59%) KVM
13 9 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 64 (4.17%) Puppet
2 54 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (2.48%) SCCM
4 35 (2.28%) Ansible
5 20 (1.30%) Nagios
6 18 (1.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 17 (1.11%) Kubernetes
7 17 (1.11%) Tivoli
8 14 (0.91%) Graphite
9 12 (0.78%) Backup Exec
9 12 (0.78%) HP Fortify
10 10 (0.65%) Terraform
11 9 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
11 9 (0.59%) logstash
11 9 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (0.59%) Nexpose
11 9 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.52%) Kibana
12 8 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 304 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 234 (15.24%) Cisco
3 144 (9.38%) VMware
4 126 (8.21%) Oracle
5 98 (6.38%) Citrix
6 79 (5.15%) HP
7 58 (3.78%) Apple
8 52 (3.39%) Juniper
9 47 (3.06%) Google
9 47 (3.06%) Red Hat
10 45 (2.93%) CheckPoint
11 43 (2.80%) F5
12 39 (2.54%) IBM
13 33 (2.15%) Symantec
14 28 (1.82%) Intel Security
15 25 (1.63%) SAP
16 24 (1.56%) Adobe
17 23 (1.50%) EMC
18 21 (1.37%) Blue Coat
18 21 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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