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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 69 41 59
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +18
Contract jobs citing Internet 27 59 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.63% 4.06% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 32.78% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 42 24
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£320 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £125 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £387 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.70 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.32% -17.64%
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
180 180 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.90% 12.38% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 101 117
Average daily rate £325 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.27% +61.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £13.90 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.28 £110.00 £18.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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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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
Leeds -27 17 £350 +16.66% 7
Bradford -7 2 £186 -50.49% 1
Wakefield - 1 £300 -
Knottingley - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Internet
Yorkshire

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (38.78%) PHP
1 19 (38.78%) Web Services
2 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.41%) CCNA
4 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (20.41%) Cisco
4 10 (20.41%) Linux
4 10 (20.41%) OOP
4 10 (20.41%) OO
4 10 (20.41%) .NET
4 10 (20.41%) LAMP
5 9 (18.37%) Python
6 8 (16.33%) C++
6 8 (16.33%) WAN
6 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) LAN
7 7 (14.29%) MySQL
7 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 6 (12.24%) Apache
8 6 (12.24%) SOAP
8 6 (12.24%) VoIP
8 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
8 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.24%) MPLS
8 6 (12.24%) VLAN
8 6 (12.24%) PHP5
8 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.20%) DNS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (12.24%) Apache
1 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) SugarCRM
2 4 (8.16%) Moodle
3 3 (6.12%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (6.12%) CMS
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) SPSS
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) WAN
2 7 (14.29%) LAN
3 6 (12.24%) VoIP
3 6 (12.24%) MPLS
3 6 (12.24%) VLAN
4 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.20%) DNS
5 4 (8.16%) SSL
5 4 (8.16%) Wireless
5 4 (8.16%) SSH
6 3 (6.12%) Firewall
7 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.08%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) DSL
8 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.04%) SAN
8 1 (2.04%) Intranet
8 1 (2.04%) DHCP
8 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Subversion
2 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.08%) Bazaar
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) Behat
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.20%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Sitecore Developer
6 3 (6.12%) LAMP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.08%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) Web Services
2 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) LAMP
3 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.24%) SOAP
5 4 (8.16%) HTML
5 4 (8.16%) LINQ
5 4 (8.16%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (8.16%) CSS
5 4 (8.16%) XML
6 3 (6.12%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (4.08%) Symfony
8 1 (2.04%) ODBC
8 1 (2.04%) ActiveX
8 1 (2.04%) J2ME
8 1 (2.04%) ISAPI
8 1 (2.04%) MAPI
8 1 (2.04%) Middleware
8 1 (2.04%) OLE
8 1 (2.04%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.08%) Online Games
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) RIA
5 1 (2.04%) Handset
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (2.04%) Animation
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) OOP
1 10 (20.41%) OO
2 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.16%) CMMI
4 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.16%) MVC
4 4 (8.16%) Web Development
4 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.12%) Analytics
5 3 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.04%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) PHP
2 9 (18.37%) Python
3 8 (16.33%) C++
4 6 (12.24%) PHP5
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) C#
6 4 (8.16%) SQL
6 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
8 2 (4.08%) Java
9 1 (2.04%) C
9 1 (2.04%) VC++
9 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) CCNA
1 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) CCNP
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.04%) APMP
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco
3 4 (8.16%) Zend
4 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Google
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) Nokia
6 1 (2.04%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.04%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.04%) Cognos