Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Internet
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 80 65
Rank change year-on-year -36 -15 +23
Contract jobs citing Internet 46 71 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.19% 1.94% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.17% 9.85% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 70
Berkshire median daily rate £404 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.67% -6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £156 £351 £313
90th Percentile £513 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £378
% change year-on-year +4.67% -0.66% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 27 8
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £12.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -38.81% +30.73%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £18.00
90th Percentile £32.75 £39.90 £40.65
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £12.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +83.33% -38.81% +64.44%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 642 721 1,175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.64% 19.70% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 303 548
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £193 £215 £250
90th Percentile £575 £560 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 57 44
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £12.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.67% -48.39% -35.42%
10th Percentile £13.28 £12.00 £10.58
90th Percentile £53.63 £47.70 £60.80
South East median hourly rate £26.50 £16.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year +60.61% -48.84% +7.50%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Berkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Internet in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Berkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Berkshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Berkshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Internet in Berkshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 14 £438 +16.67% 12
Bracknell -21 11 £338 - 5
Newbury -10 10 £338 -10.00% 2
Slough -8 2 £175 -68.18%
Maidenhead -16 1 - - 2
Internet
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 15 (32.61%) WAN
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (30.43%) LAN
4 13 (28.26%) MPLS
5 12 (26.09%) VoIP
5 12 (26.09%) VPN
5 12 (26.09%) Unified Communications
6 11 (23.91%) Cisco
7 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
7 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
7 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 9 (19.57%) Firewall
8 9 (19.57%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) Ethernet
9 8 (17.39%) CCNA
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (15.22%) .NET
10 7 (15.22%) Project Management
10 7 (15.22%) Migration
10 7 (15.22%) DV Cleared
11 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.04%) OSPF
11 6 (13.04%) BGP
11 6 (13.04%) Juniper
11 6 (13.04%) IIS
11 6 (13.04%) CRM
11 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.04%) HP

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) IIS
3 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.17%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 2 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) WAN
2 14 (30.43%) LAN
3 13 (28.26%) MPLS
4 12 (26.09%) Unified Communications
4 12 (26.09%) VoIP
4 12 (26.09%) VPN
5 9 (19.57%) Ethernet
5 9 (19.57%) Firewall
6 6 (13.04%) BGP
6 6 (13.04%) OSPF
6 6 (13.04%) PBX
7 5 (10.87%) IP Telephony
8 4 (8.70%) DNS
8 4 (8.70%) DSL
8 4 (8.70%) HTTP
8 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
8 4 (8.70%) PSTN
8 4 (8.70%) SSL
8 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.70%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Developer
1 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (6.52%) Architect
3 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Administrator
4 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Officer
4 2 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (4.35%) GDPR Officer
4 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Operations Technician
4 2 (4.35%) Problem Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Security Architect
4 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Support Technician
4 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Change Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) HTML5
3 2 (4.35%) Swagger
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.17%) Java EE
4 1 (2.17%) JPA
4 1 (2.17%) JSF
4 1 (2.17%) Meteor
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.17%) React
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Internet of Things
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) CCTV
4 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.17%) RIA
5 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.17%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.52%) Android
3 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
2 7 (15.22%) Migration
2 7 (15.22%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) CRM
4 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Presales
5 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.70%) Product Management
5 4 (8.70%) Validation
6 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) C
1 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) C++
3 2 (4.35%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) MATLAB
3 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.17%) Go
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) CCNA
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (15.22%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) CCDA
4 5 (10.87%) CCNP
5 4 (8.70%) CCDP
5 4 (8.70%) CCIE
5 4 (8.70%) ISEB
6 3 (6.52%) CCVP
6 3 (6.52%) Degree
7 2 (4.35%) CCIP
7 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) HP ALM
2 3 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.17%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Cisco
3 6 (13.04%) HP
3 6 (13.04%) Juniper
4 4 (8.70%) Serena
5 3 (6.52%) Avaya
5 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.52%) McAfee
5 3 (6.52%) Nortel
6 2 (4.35%) Remedy
6 2 (4.35%) Tandberg
7 1 (2.17%) BroadSoft
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.17%) VMware