The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Internet
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 67 90
Rank change year-on-year -6 +23  
Contract jobs citing Internet 26 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.94% 2.51% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.86% 21.59% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 15
Median daily rate £375 £513 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.82% +57.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -1.97% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £10.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year -12.90% -4.08%  

Internet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 175 227 236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.03% 11.64% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 138 154
Median daily rate £420 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Median hourly rate £17.39 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.12% -28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Internet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in West Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in West Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in West Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet 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 29 March 2017. 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 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 -12 16 £410 -34.40% 12
Bradford +2 3 £301 -14.57% 1
Wakefield +1 2 £320 - 3
Halifax +2 1 £300 -36.84% 1
Internet
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) VMware
4 13 (23.21%) HTTP
5 12 (21.43%) PHP
5 12 (21.43%) HTML
5 12 (21.43%) MySQL
5 12 (21.43%) Apache
6 11 (19.64%) DNS
6 11 (19.64%) Finance
7 10 (17.86%) Linux
7 10 (17.86%) CSS
7 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
7 10 (17.86%) User Experience
8 9 (16.07%) TDD
8 9 (16.07%) Puppet
8 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
8 9 (16.07%) LAMP
8 9 (16.07%) Replication
8 9 (16.07%) Firewall
9 8 (14.29%) Information Security
9 8 (14.29%) Node.js
9 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (14.29%) DevOps
9 8 (14.29%) Security Operations
9 8 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (12.50%) RIA
10 7 (12.50%) jQuery
10 7 (12.50%) MongoDB

Internet
Co-occurring 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 12 (21.43%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) CMS
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Spark
3 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
4 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.36%) Plone
5 3 (5.36%) SilverStripe
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.57%) IIS
6 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.79%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.93%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (8.93%) IaaS
1 5 (8.93%) Loggly
1 5 (8.93%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) HTTP
2 11 (19.64%) DNS
3 9 (16.07%) Firewall
4 6 (10.71%) Intranet
4 6 (10.71%) Network Security
5 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.14%) AMQP
6 4 (7.14%) LDAP
6 4 (7.14%) SMTP
6 4 (7.14%) SSH
7 3 (5.36%) Broadband
7 3 (5.36%) OSPF
8 2 (3.57%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.57%) Extranet
8 2 (3.57%) MPLS
8 2 (3.57%) SSL
8 2 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) MySQL
2 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.93%) HBase
3 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.93%) Redis
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.14%) Riak
5 2 (3.57%) Informix
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.79%) MS Access
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.93%) Grunt
1 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.93%) Maven
1 5 (8.93%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.57%) JMeter
3 1 (1.79%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.79%) Babel
3 1 (1.79%) Flex Builder
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Law
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Legal
4 3 (5.36%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Electronics
5 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Games
6 1 (1.79%) iGaming
6 1 (1.79%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 4 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (7.14%) Commercial Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Designer
4 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Leader
5 3 (5.36%) User Experience Researcher
5 3 (5.36%) User Researcher
5 3 (5.36%) UX Designer
5 3 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) HTML
2 10 (17.86%) CSS
3 9 (16.07%) LAMP
4 8 (14.29%) Node.js
5 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 7 (12.50%) jQuery
6 6 (10.71%) CSS3
6 6 (10.71%) HTML5
6 6 (10.71%) XML
7 5 (8.93%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (8.93%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (8.93%) SOAP
8 4 (7.14%) Flash
8 4 (7.14%) Kafka
8 4 (7.14%) React
8 4 (7.14%) REST
9 3 (5.36%) .NET
9 3 (5.36%) Web Services
10 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) User Experience
2 9 (16.07%) Replication
3 8 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (12.50%) RIA
5 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
6 4 (7.14%) NHS
6 4 (7.14%) Private Cloud
6 4 (7.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.57%) Clustering
7 2 (3.57%) IVR
7 2 (3.57%) Online Banking
7 2 (3.57%) W3C
8 1 (1.79%) Animation
8 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.79%) iPhone
8 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.79%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) CoreOS
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.57%) CatOS
5 2 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (1.79%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.07%) TDD
3 8 (14.29%) DevOps
3 8 (14.29%) Information Security
3 8 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 5 (8.93%) BDD
4 5 (8.93%) Change Control
4 5 (8.93%) Scrum
4 5 (8.93%) Security Hardening
4 5 (8.93%) Web Development
5 4 (7.14%) Coaching
5 4 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (7.14%) Kanban
5 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 4 (7.14%) Usability Testing
5 4 (7.14%) User Stories
5 4 (7.14%) Workflow
5 4 (7.14%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.43%) PHP
3 7 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) Python
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.36%) C#
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Delphi
7 1 (1.79%) Go
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) ACCA
2 3 (5.36%) CIMA
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.93%) Docker
2 5 (8.93%) HDFS
2 5 (8.93%) VirtualBox
3 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.36%) vCloud
4 3 (5.36%) vSphere
5 2 (3.57%) Firmware
5 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Puppet
2 5 (8.93%) Ansible
2 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.93%) Nagios
2 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.93%) Salt
2 5 (8.93%) ZABBIX
3 4 (7.14%) vRealize
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) VMware
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) Google
3 5 (8.93%) New Relic
3 5 (8.93%) Rackspace
3 5 (8.93%) SaltStack
3 5 (8.93%) Splunk
4 4 (7.14%) F5
5 3 (5.36%) Adobe
6 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.57%) Nokia
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) Lotus
7 1 (1.79%) Remedy
7 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
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