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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 32 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing Internet 8 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.20% 1.75% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.96% 16.33% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate £350 £375 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +167.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.35 £12.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.05% 10.75% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 25 30
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.63 £32.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% +64.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worthing 0 7 £350 -
Chichester -2 1 - -
Crawley - - - - 1
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Littlehampton - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) MCSE
1 9 (90.00%) SAS
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (80.00%) Intranet
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Change Control
2 8 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) MCITP
7 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services Management
7 1 (10.00%) Finance

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (90.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Project Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Change Control
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) MCSE
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft