The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 89 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Internet 30 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.46% 2.08% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.07% 15.67% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 17
Median daily rate £350 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.16% +19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £328 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £649 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.33% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £11.60 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.81 £16.16 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+10.17% +19.70%
Internet
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
271 300 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.17% 13.30% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 188 107
Median daily rate £360 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 6
Median hourly rate £12.36 £15.36 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.50% -15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.35 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £187.50 £34.90
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 West Yorkshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 22 £350 -15.66% 5
Halifax +3 4 £373 -12.95%
Wakefield - 2 £123 -
Internet
Yorkshire

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 33 (50.00%) Firewall
2 28 (42.42%) Windows
3 24 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 22 (33.33%) Cisco
5 21 (31.82%) DNS
5 21 (31.82%) F5
5 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
6 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 15 (22.73%) Finance
8 15 (22.73%) SSL
9 13 (19.70%) VMware
9 13 (19.70%) IIS
9 13 (19.70%) Unix
9 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
9 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
10 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
11 11 (16.67%) HTTP
11 11 (16.67%) HTML
11 11 (16.67%) Intranet
12 10 (15.15%) Firmware
12 10 (15.15%) DMZ
12 10 (15.15%) Extranet
12 10 (15.15%) Law
12 10 (15.15%) Linux
12 10 (15.15%) BIG-IP
13 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
13 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
13 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
13 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 13 (19.70%) IIS
2 5 (7.58%) SAS
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) OpenCms
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
1 2 (3.03%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.00%) Firewall
2 21 (31.82%) DNS
3 15 (22.73%) SSL
4 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
5 11 (16.67%) HTTP
5 11 (16.67%) Intranet
6 10 (15.15%) BIG-IP
6 10 (15.15%) DMZ
6 10 (15.15%) Extranet
7 8 (12.12%) MPLS
8 7 (10.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (10.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (10.61%) VPN
8 7 (10.61%) VRRP
9 6 (9.09%) DHCP
10 5 (7.58%) DSL
10 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
10 5 (7.58%) LAN
10 5 (7.58%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (7.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.55%) MS Access
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.52%) Informix
4 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.03%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.52%) Capybara
3 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) RSpec
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Law
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Administrator
3 8 (12.12%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (10.61%) Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.55%) Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Web Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (10.61%) jQuery
3 6 (9.09%) XML
4 5 (7.58%) Web Services
5 4 (6.06%) .NET
5 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.06%) CSS
6 2 (3.03%) Flash
6 2 (3.03%) HTML5
6 2 (3.03%) LAMP
6 2 (3.03%) Node.js
6 2 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.03%) WAP
7 1 (1.52%) CSS3
7 1 (1.52%) GWT
7 1 (1.52%) RESTful
7 1 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.52%) Sinatra
7 1 (1.52%) Velocity
7 1 (1.52%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.09%) RIA
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Licensing
3 5 (7.58%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.55%) Clustering
4 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.55%) User Experience
5 2 (3.03%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.03%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.03%) IBM XIV
5 2 (3.03%) iPhone
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) W3C
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 13 (19.70%) Unix
4 10 (15.15%) Linux
5 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.03%) Android
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.64%) Server Building
4 8 (12.12%) Web Development
5 6 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.58%) Migration
6 5 (7.58%) Software Licensing
7 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.06%) High Availability
7 4 (6.06%) Information Security
7 4 (6.06%) ITIL
7 4 (6.06%) OO
7 4 (6.06%) Open Source
7 4 (6.06%) Pair Programming
7 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (4.55%) Kanban
8 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.12%) Java
4 5 (7.58%) Perl
4 5 (7.58%) PHP
5 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.55%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) Delphi
5 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.03%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) Ruby
6 2 (3.03%) SQL
7 1 (1.52%) COBOL
7 1 (1.52%) VBScript
7 1 (1.52%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.12%) CCNP
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.03%) CCDE
5 2 (3.03%) CCIE
5 2 (3.03%) CCNA
5 2 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (3.03%) MCDST
5 2 (3.03%) MCP
5 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.52%) CCSP
6 1 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.52%) CRISC
6 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Firmware
2 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.06%) vCloud
6 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.52%) Docker
8 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) vMotion
2 4 (6.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (4.55%) Ansible
3 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.55%) Puppet
4 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.03%) SCCM
4 2 (3.03%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) Cacti
5 1 (1.52%) Graphite
5 1 (1.52%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) Opsview
5 1 (1.52%) Salt
5 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Cisco
2 21 (31.82%) F5
3 13 (19.70%) VMware
4 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.12%) HP
6 6 (9.09%) Dell
7 5 (7.58%) NETGEAR
7 5 (7.58%) SonicWALL
8 4 (6.06%) Fortinet
8 4 (6.06%) Palo Alto
8 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.55%) Adobe
10 2 (3.03%) EMC
10 2 (3.03%) IBM
10 2 (3.03%) Mitel
10 2 (3.03%) SaltStack
10 2 (3.03%) Veritas
11 1 (1.52%) Canon
11 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.52%) Xerox