The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank - 9 7
Contract jobs citing Internet 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 3.85% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £128
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +135.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
Internet
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.70% 19.23% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £400 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Internet
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix