The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 26 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Internet 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.68% 4.90% 4.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 36.84% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% +19.70%
Internet
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 28.49% 13.29% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 10
Median daily rate £300 £413 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £375 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Internet.

1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) B2B
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 3 (42.86%) RIA
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (14.29%) NServiceBus
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Architect
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) RIA
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) B2B
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) BCP
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
2 1 (14.29%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
1 1 (14.29%) Postfix
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) AppSense
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Hitachi
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) VMware