Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 19 January 2019 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 82 78
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -12
Contract jobs citing Internet 25 48 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.58% 2.09% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.21% 15.69% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 22
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £455 £338 £462
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.81% -26.93% +31.96%
10th Percentile £411 £257 £300
90th Percentile £605 £444 £550
South East median daily rate £462 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +24.73% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -17.56%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 223 306 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.08% 13.33% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 154 198
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £259 £163 £254
90th Percentile £500 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £22.68 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.36% +11.76% +5.43%
10th Percentile £13.60 £13.08 £12.85
90th Percentile £49.88 £56.63 £40.60
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £17.44 £22.38
% change year-on-year +26.16% -22.07% -31.15%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Buckinghamshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Buckinghamshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Buckinghamshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Buckinghamshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +4 21 £458 +30.93% 5
High Wycombe -2 1 £400 +20.30% 5
Internet
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (32.00%) F5
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (32.00%) CCNP
4 8 (32.00%) LAN
4 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (28.00%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (28.00%) Telepresence
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (28.00%) SSL
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
5 7 (28.00%) Juniper
5 7 (28.00%) BGP
5 7 (28.00%) IPsec
5 7 (28.00%) Aruba
5 7 (28.00%) Network Management
5 7 (28.00%) BIG-IP
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (24.00%) Big Data
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (24.00%) Windows

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) BGP
3 7 (28.00%) BIG-IP
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco ISE
3 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (28.00%) IPsec
3 7 (28.00%) SSL
3 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (28.00%) Telepresence
3 7 (28.00%) WAN
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) Extranet
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium
3 3 (12.00%) Calabash
3 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.00%) Appium
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Product Owner
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Network Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Product Owner
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Junior
4 2 (8.00%) Junior Automation Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Junior Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) REST
3 4 (16.00%) SOAP
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.00%) EJB
5 1 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (4.00%) Kafka
5 1 (4.00%) LDAP
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Internet of Things
3 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (20.00%) Smart Energy
4 3 (12.00%) BYOD
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) New Media
5 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Network Management
2 7 (28.00%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (24.00%) CRM
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.00%) BDD
6 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) EAI
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.00%) Service Management
8 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Groovy
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) Ruby
2 3 (12.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) CCNP
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) F5
3 7 (28.00%) Aruba
3 7 (28.00%) Juniper
3 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (4.00%) Brocade
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) VMware