The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire 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 7 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.88% 1.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.16%
Internet
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.63% 21.11% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Average daily rate £425 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 £29.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% +79.18%
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 Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Worcestershire 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
Malvern +4 2 £425 - 2
Internet
West Midlands

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) IAG
3 2 (50.00%) UAG
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SafeCom
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) S/MIME
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Lync Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) IAG
1 2 (50.00%) UAG
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) SafeCom
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security