The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 85 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing Internet 65 53 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.06% 2.24% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.40% 19.78% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 32 51
Average daily rate
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£428 £294 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.53% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £178 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £12.33 £18.81 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.47% +29.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
Internet
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
485 268 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.39% 11.31% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 149 168
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £385 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 22 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.94 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.09% -52.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 4 September 2015.

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
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 4 September 2015. 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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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
West Yorkshire -9 45 £426 +33.20% 28
South Yorkshire -18 12 £492 +78.72% 6
North Yorkshire -3 5 £312 -5.60% 7
East Yorkshire +3 1 - -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 39 (35.14%) Windows
2 33 (29.73%) Firewall
3 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 29 (26.13%) UNIX
5 28 (25.23%) Cisco
6 26 (23.42%) VMware
7 25 (22.52%) Linux
8 24 (21.62%) Python
9 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
9 23 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (18.92%) WAN
11 19 (17.12%) Web Services
11 19 (17.12%) ITIL
11 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
12 18 (16.22%) CheckPoint
12 18 (16.22%) .NET
13 17 (15.32%) DMZ
13 17 (15.32%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (14.41%) CCNP
14 16 (14.41%) CCNA
14 16 (14.41%) Java
14 16 (14.41%) Oracle
14 16 (14.41%) TCP/IP
14 16 (14.41%) MS Exchange
15 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (12.61%) Load Balancing
16 14 (12.61%) DNS
16 14 (12.61%) LAN
16 14 (12.61%) Network Security
17 13 (11.71%) Data Centre

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 16 (14.41%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.91%) IIS
3 10 (9.01%) Apache
4 7 (6.31%) nginx
5 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.50%) Node.js
7 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.70%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 2 (1.80%) Lync
9 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.80%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.80%) Confluence
9 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Office
2 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.90%) Mingle
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon S3
2 6 (5.41%) Route 53
2 6 (5.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (2.70%) SaaS
4 2 (1.80%) PaaS
4 2 (1.80%) GitHub
4 2 (1.80%) IaaS
4 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (29.73%) Firewall
2 21 (18.92%) WAN
3 17 (15.32%) DMZ
4 16 (14.41%) TCP/IP
5 14 (12.61%) LAN
5 14 (12.61%) DNS
5 14 (12.61%) Network Security
6 11 (9.91%) VPN
7 10 (9.01%) Intranet
7 10 (9.01%) SAN
8 9 (8.11%) BIG-IP
9 6 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (5.41%) Wireless
9 6 (5.41%) Extranet
9 6 (5.41%) ADSL
10 5 (4.50%) MPLS
10 5 (4.50%) HTTP
10 5 (4.50%) SSL
10 5 (4.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (4.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) MySQL
2 11 (9.91%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.01%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.21%) Redis
5 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.41%) Couchbase
6 6 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.41%) SimpleDB
7 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.80%) Big Data
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.90%) Informix
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.70%) JIRA
3 3 (2.70%) Selenium
3 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.80%) Subversion
4 2 (1.80%) FishEye
5 1 (0.90%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.90%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.90%) Redmine
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.60%) Games
4 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.80%) Law
5 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (17.12%) Developer
2 18 (16.22%) Network Engineer
3 15 (13.51%) Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Service Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) Architect
6 8 (7.21%) Consultant
6 8 (7.21%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.41%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Support Consultant
8 6 (5.41%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Technical Support Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.60%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.12%) Web Services
2 18 (16.22%) .NET
3 13 (11.71%) HTML
4 11 (9.91%) XML
4 11 (9.91%) CSS
5 6 (5.41%) POSIX
6 5 (4.50%) SOAP
7 4 (3.60%) XHTML
7 4 (3.60%) WSDL
7 4 (3.60%) jQuery
8 3 (2.70%) Ajax
8 3 (2.70%) Middleware
8 3 (2.70%) HTML5
8 3 (2.70%) CSS3
9 2 (1.80%) XPages
9 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.90%) JSON
10 1 (0.90%) RESTful
10 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.60%) Clustering
4 4 (3.60%) RIA
4 4 (3.60%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) W3C
7 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.90%) iPhone
7 1 (0.90%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Wiki
7 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.14%) Windows
2 29 (26.13%) UNIX
3 25 (22.52%) Linux
4 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.91%) Windows 7
6 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.50%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.60%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.80%) CentOS
11 2 (1.80%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.80%) Fedora
11 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.90%) Android
12 1 (0.90%) Debian
12 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.12%) ITIL
2 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.61%) Load Balancing
4 13 (11.71%) Service Management
5 12 (10.81%) DevOps
6 10 (9.01%) Web Accessibility
6 10 (9.01%) Configuration Management
6 10 (9.01%) Incident Management
7 9 (8.11%) Change Management
8 8 (7.21%) TDD
8 8 (7.21%) Network Design
8 8 (7.21%) Open Source
8 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.31%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.31%) Kanban
9 7 (6.31%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.41%) CRM
10 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.41%) Performance Testing
10 6 (5.41%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.62%) Python
2 16 (14.41%) Java
3 13 (11.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 11 (9.91%) Ruby
5 11 (9.91%) SQL
6 10 (9.01%) C++
7 5 (4.50%) PHP
7 5 (4.50%) C#
8 4 (3.60%) Perl
8 4 (3.60%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.70%) LotusScript
10 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.80%) C
10 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.90%) VB
11 1 (0.90%) R
11 1 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (14.41%) CCNP
2 16 (14.41%) CCNA
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.50%) MCSE
5 4 (3.60%) MCSA
5 4 (3.60%) CCIE
5 4 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.80%) CISSP
7 2 (1.80%) MCITP
7 2 (1.80%) CCSP
8 1 (0.90%) MCDST
8 1 (0.90%) MCTS
8 1 (0.90%) Degree
8 1 (0.90%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.90%) APMP
8 1 (0.90%) NCDA
8 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
1 23 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.11%) vSphere
3 5 (4.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.70%) Xen
4 3 (2.70%) XenApp
4 3 (2.70%) XenServer
4 3 (2.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.80%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.80%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.90%) Firmware
6 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.90%) Corosync
6 1 (0.90%) KVM
6 1 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) Puppet
2 11 (9.91%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.41%) HAProxy
3 6 (5.41%) Ansible
3 6 (5.41%) Salt
4 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.70%) Cobbler
5 3 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.70%) SCCM
5 3 (2.70%) SCOM
6 2 (1.80%) Nagios
6 2 (1.80%) Unicenter
6 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.80%) yum
6 2 (1.80%) Opsview
6 2 (1.80%) logstash
6 2 (1.80%) WSUS
7 1 (0.90%) Graphite
7 1 (0.90%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.23%) Cisco
3 26 (23.42%) VMware
4 18 (16.22%) CheckPoint
5 16 (14.41%) Oracle
6 10 (9.01%) HP
6 10 (9.01%) F5
7 8 (7.21%) NetApp
8 7 (6.31%) Citrix
9 6 (5.41%) hybris
9 6 (5.41%) Brocade
9 6 (5.41%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.50%) Informatica
11 4 (3.60%) Remedy
11 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.70%) Sophos
12 3 (2.70%) Lotus
13 2 (1.80%) Peregrine
13 2 (1.80%) CA
13 2 (1.80%) Dell
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