The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 58 58
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.98% 1.22% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.23% 8.20% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 5
Median daily rate £325 £400 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +35.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £330 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year - +5.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -22.95% +29.95%  

Internet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 83 122 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 13.50% 14.90% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 79 88
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £200 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -52.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.39 £13.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Internet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Birmingham

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Birmingham

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Birmingham

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Internet.

1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
4 1 (10.00%) GitHub
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) 3G
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (10.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Laravel
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
1 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Internet Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) PHP 4
1 1 (10.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
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