The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 50 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Internet 7 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.31% 2.70% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.53% 13.89% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate
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£260 £220 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -48.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £12.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.63% +20.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
Internet
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 72 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.35% 19.41% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 16
Average daily rate £338 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+244.82% -32.55%
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 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 28 August 2015. 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
Gatwick +4 2 - -
Crawley -11 2 - -
Worthing -9 1 £300 - 2
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) MCSE
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (50.00%) Intranet
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
5 6 (37.50%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) SAS
5 6 (37.50%) MCITP
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) Lync
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) Adobe
8 3 (18.75%) MCP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) SAS
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (25.00%) Lync
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) IIS
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Intranet
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (6.25%) BT 21CN
4 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Support
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 3 (18.75%) iPad
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.25%) Database Security
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
2 6 (37.50%) MCITP
3 3 (18.75%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Google
5 3 (18.75%) LANDesk
5 3 (18.75%) Adobe
5 3 (18.75%) Sophos
5 3 (18.75%) Toshiba
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
7 1 (6.25%) BT
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix