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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 73 100 68
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Contract jobs citing Internet 42 5 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.07% 0.28% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.80% 2.44% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 26
Average daily rate £625 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.91% +23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £12.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.16%
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
236 205 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.61% 11.61% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 138 83
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £16.72 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds +20 35 £625 +68.91% 11
Halifax - 3 £453 - 1
Bradford +7 1 £380 -
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Internet
Yorkshire

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 45 (52.94%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) Unix
3 42 (49.41%) Java
4 33 (38.82%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (37.65%) Python
6 29 (34.12%) .NET
7 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (30.59%) HTML
9 23 (27.06%) Windows
9 23 (27.06%) Mac OS X
9 23 (27.06%) Ruby
10 21 (24.71%) Web Accessibility
11 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 19 (22.35%) Firewall
13 18 (21.18%) MongoDB
14 15 (17.65%) C#
14 15 (17.65%) Cisco
15 14 (16.47%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (15.29%) NoSQL
16 13 (15.29%) SQL
17 12 (14.12%) F5
17 12 (14.12%) REST
18 11 (12.94%) Redis
18 11 (12.94%) Opscode Chef
18 11 (12.94%) C++
18 11 (12.94%) Oracle
18 11 (12.94%) CSS
18 11 (12.94%) Apache
18 11 (12.94%) TDD
19 10 (11.76%) PostgreSQL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (12.94%) Apache
2 9 (10.59%) nginx
2 9 (10.59%) Node.js
2 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
3 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.35%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.18%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) Confluence
5 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.18%) OpenCms
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Office
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.41%) IaaS
3 7 (8.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.18%) GitHub
4 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.35%) Firewall
2 8 (9.41%) HTTP
3 7 (8.24%) BGP
3 7 (8.24%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (8.24%) DNS
3 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.06%) Intranet
5 5 (5.88%) VoIP
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (4.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (4.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (4.71%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.71%) LAN
6 4 (4.71%) MPLS
6 4 (4.71%) Network Security
6 4 (4.71%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (4.71%) VPN
7 3 (3.53%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) MongoDB
2 14 (16.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (15.29%) NoSQL
4 11 (12.94%) Redis
5 10 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (10.59%) MySQL
7 8 (9.41%) Hadoop
8 7 (8.24%) Big Data
8 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
10 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (2.35%) Informix
12 2 (2.35%) Neo4j
13 1 (1.18%) HBase
13 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Subversion
3 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.35%) JIRA
4 2 (2.35%) Maven
4 2 (2.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.18%) FishEye
5 1 (1.18%) Hudson
5 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (7.06%) Banking
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Games
3 1 (1.18%) Electronics
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Architect
2 21 (24.71%) Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Technical Architect
4 11 (12.94%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Architect
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
6 9 (10.59%) Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Digital Architect
6 9 (10.59%) Digital Technical Architect
6 9 (10.59%) Network Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Digital Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Digital Architect
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
8 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.71%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.71%) IT Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) .NET
2 26 (30.59%) HTML
3 12 (14.12%) REST
4 11 (12.94%) CSS
5 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.59%) JSON
6 7 (8.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (8.24%) XHTML
7 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.88%) Django
7 5 (5.88%) Play Framework
7 5 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (5.88%) Web Services
8 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.53%) Middleware
9 2 (2.35%) CAML
9 2 (2.35%) jQuery
9 2 (2.35%) LAMP
9 2 (2.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (38.82%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.59%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.71%) User Experience
5 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) Replication
6 2 (2.35%) RIA
6 2 (2.35%) Social Media
7 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.18%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.18%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.94%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) Unix
3 23 (27.06%) Mac OS X
3 23 (27.06%) Windows
4 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.18%) CentOS
8 1 (1.18%) Fedora
8 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) Web Accessibility
3 11 (12.94%) TDD
4 10 (11.76%) ITIL
5 7 (8.24%) Machine Learning
6 6 (7.06%) BDD
6 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.06%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.88%) Software Architecture
7 5 (5.88%) Web Design
8 4 (4.71%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.71%) DevOps
8 4 (4.71%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.71%) Scrum
8 4 (4.71%) Server Building
8 4 (4.71%) Service Management
8 4 (4.71%) SIEM
8 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) Java
2 32 (37.65%) Python
3 23 (27.06%) Ruby
4 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.65%) C#
6 13 (15.29%) SQL
7 11 (12.94%) C++
8 7 (8.24%) R
9 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
10 5 (5.88%) Scala
11 4 (4.71%) Perl
11 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.53%) PHP
13 2 (2.35%) FQL
13 2 (2.35%) VB
14 1 (1.18%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.24%) CCNP
3 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.53%) CISSP
6 2 (2.35%) CCIE
6 2 (2.35%) CCSP
6 2 (2.35%) MCDST
6 2 (2.35%) MCP
6 2 (2.35%) MCSE
6 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.18%) CCNA
7 1 (1.18%) CEH
7 1 (1.18%) Degree
7 1 (1.18%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.53%) vSphere
5 2 (2.35%) Firmware
6 1 (1.18%) HDFS
6 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.18%) vCloud
6 1 (1.18%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.18%) Xen
6 1 (1.18%) XenApp
6 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.24%) StatsD
3 4 (4.71%) Puppet
4 3 (3.53%) Cacti
4 3 (3.53%) Graphite
4 3 (3.53%) Nagios
4 3 (3.53%) Opsview
5 2 (2.35%) Cobbler
5 2 (2.35%) Salt
5 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.18%) Ansible
6 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.18%) Grafana
6 1 (1.18%) logstash
6 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) SCCM
6 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.18%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Cisco
2 12 (14.12%) F5
3 11 (12.94%) Oracle
4 10 (11.76%) Citrix
5 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.41%) VMware
7 7 (8.24%) Apigee
7 7 (8.24%) Mashery
7 7 (8.24%) Tableau
7 7 (8.24%) Teradata
8 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.71%) HP
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.53%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.35%) Akamai
10 2 (2.35%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (2.35%) Lotus
10 2 (2.35%) NetApp
10 2 (2.35%) Remedy
10 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
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Rate: £10 - £15 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 22 days ago