The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 30 July 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 West Sussex 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 32 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing Internet 17 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.63% 1.76% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.52% 15.91% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£220 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.53% 11.08% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 19 20
Average daily rate £225 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £288 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £615 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -42.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Internet
South East

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Internet
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +10 5 - - 3
Gatwick - 3 £220 -
Worthing -5 1 - -
Bognor Regis - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 16 (64.00%) ITIL
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
1 16 (64.00%) MCSE
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (52.00%) MCP
4 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (44.00%) Citrix
5 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
5 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (44.00%) IIS
5 11 (44.00%) DHCP
5 11 (44.00%) DNS
5 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
5 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
5 11 (44.00%) PKI
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (44.00%) SCCM
5 11 (44.00%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (44.00%) Office 365
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (44.00%) IaaS
5 11 (44.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (40.00%) Amazon RDS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 11 (44.00%) IIS
1 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (44.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (28.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (44.00%) Office 365
1 11 (44.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) DHCP
1 11 (44.00%) DNS
1 11 (44.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (32.00%) Intranet
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) DMZ
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Support Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Web Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) PKI
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (16.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
3 7 (28.00%) Change Control
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) MCSE
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (52.00%) MCP
3 9 (36.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) UAG
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
2 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle