The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 70 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Internet 48 66 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.05% 3.14% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.08% 21.93% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 45 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 12
Average hourly rate £12.62 £13.63 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.37% -1.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.33 £19.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
281 301 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.98% 14.34% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 154 189
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £185 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 40
Average hourly rate £13.25 £30.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.83% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £13.98 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
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England

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire -16 32 £350 +40.00% 20
South Yorkshire -2 9 £288 -17.85% 5
North Yorkshire 0 4 - - 8
East Yorkshire - 2 £150 -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.17%) Web Services
2 19 (23.17%) Linux
3 18 (21.95%) PHP
4 15 (18.29%) MySQL
5 13 (15.85%) Windows
5 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
6 12 (14.63%) HTML
6 12 (14.63%) CSS
6 12 (14.63%) Apache
6 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (13.41%) MS Office
7 11 (13.41%) OO
8 10 (12.20%) OOP
8 10 (12.20%) .NET
8 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
8 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
8 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
9 9 (10.98%) LAMP
9 9 (10.98%) Python
9 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
9 9 (10.98%) Java
9 9 (10.98%) Google
10 8 (9.76%) Web Development
10 8 (9.76%) JIRA
10 8 (9.76%) C++
10 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
10 8 (9.76%) Windows XP
10 8 (9.76%) CMS
10 8 (9.76%) Red Hat

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (14.63%) Apache
2 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
4 8 (9.76%) CMS
5 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
5 7 (8.54%) Magnolia
6 5 (6.10%) SugarCRM
6 5 (6.10%) Moodle
6 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.22%) Quickr
10 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Office
2 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) SPSS
4 1 (1.22%) MS Project
4 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Magento
2 3 (3.66%) WebTrends
2 3 (3.66%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.54%) Intranet
2 7 (8.54%) LAN
2 7 (8.54%) VoIP
2 7 (8.54%) WAN
3 6 (7.32%) VLAN
3 6 (7.32%) MPLS
4 5 (6.10%) DNS
5 4 (4.88%) SSH
5 4 (4.88%) SSL
5 4 (4.88%) Wireless
6 1 (1.22%) DSL
6 1 (1.22%) Firewall
6 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.22%) SNMP
6 1 (1.22%) VPN
6 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) MySQL
2 7 (8.54%) Jackrabbit
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.44%) Informix
5 2 (2.44%) DB2
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) JIRA
2 6 (7.32%) Hudson
2 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Subversion
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) Behat
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Developer
2 23 (28.05%) Analyst
3 8 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (9.76%) PHP Developer
3 8 (9.76%) Web Developer
3 8 (9.76%) Service Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Tester
4 7 (8.54%) Administrator
4 7 (8.54%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.32%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) IT Support
7 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.17%) Web Services
2 12 (14.63%) HTML
2 12 (14.63%) CSS
3 10 (12.20%) .NET
4 9 (10.98%) LAMP
5 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
6 6 (7.32%) SOAP
7 5 (6.10%) XML
7 5 (6.10%) LINQ
7 5 (6.10%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (3.66%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (2.44%) WCF
10 1 (1.22%) Middleware
10 1 (1.22%) OLE
10 1 (1.22%) OLE DB
10 1 (1.22%) ODBC
10 1 (1.22%) J2EE
10 1 (1.22%) MFC
10 1 (1.22%) ActiveX
10 1 (1.22%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.44%) Online Games
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) Handset
4 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.22%) Statistics
4 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.22%) Informatics
4 1 (1.22%) Animation
4 1 (1.22%) Open Source
4 1 (1.22%) iSeries
4 1 (1.22%) iPhone
4 1 (1.22%) FMCG
4 1 (1.22%) RIA
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Linux
2 13 (15.85%) Windows
3 8 (9.76%) Windows XP
4 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.32%) Debian
5 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.66%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.44%) Android
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.44%) UNIX
7 2 (2.44%) AIX
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.41%) OO
2 10 (12.20%) OOP
3 8 (9.76%) Web Development
4 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.10%) ITIL
6 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.10%) Business Continuity
6 5 (6.10%) Analytics
7 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.88%) MVC
7 4 (4.88%) Change Management
7 4 (4.88%) Service Management
7 4 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (2.44%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (2.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) PHP
2 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.98%) Python
3 9 (10.98%) Java
4 8 (9.76%) C++
5 6 (7.32%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.32%) C#
5 6 (7.32%) SQL
6 5 (6.10%) C
6 5 (6.10%) PHP5
7 3 (3.66%) Ruby
8 2 (2.44%) Perl
9 1 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) VC++
9 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (8.54%) CCNA
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
4 1 (1.22%) MCSE
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.22%) MCITP
4 1 (1.22%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) WCAG
2 4 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.22%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.88%) Unicenter
3 2 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Google
3 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.54%) Cisco
5 5 (6.10%) Citrix
5 5 (6.10%) Zend
6 4 (4.88%) CA
7 3 (3.66%) Remedy
7 3 (3.66%) IBM
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle
9 1 (1.22%) Adobe
9 1 (1.22%) HP
9 1 (1.22%) Apple
9 1 (1.22%) Lotus
9 1 (1.22%) Cognos
9 1 (1.22%) VMware
9 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
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