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 3 months to 25 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 43 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Contract jobs citing Internet 44 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.35% 3.52% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.28% 20.50% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 15
Median daily rate £303 £450 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.77% +42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £525 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.33% +36.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £24.25 £16.16
% change year-on-year -28.86% +50.06%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 189 161 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.69% 17.18% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 70 74
Median daily rate £388 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% +4.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £206 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £9.00 £20.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -3 32 £303 -35.29% 5
High Wycombe - 2 - - 1
Internet
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.05%) Banking
3 36 (46.75%) Java
4 31 (40.26%) Finance
5 30 (38.96%) REST
6 28 (36.36%) JIRA
7 27 (35.06%) Test Automation
8 26 (33.77%) TDD
9 25 (32.47%) SQL
9 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
9 25 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (31.17%) SOAP
11 23 (29.87%) Web Services
11 23 (29.87%) Online Banking
11 23 (29.87%) Mobile App
12 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 22 (28.57%) QA
13 18 (23.38%) Scrum
14 17 (22.08%) Selenium
15 15 (19.48%) Cucumber
15 15 (19.48%) VB
16 14 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 14 (18.18%) OpenShift
17 13 (16.88%) Mobile Banking
17 13 (16.88%) SDLC
18 12 (15.58%) Retail
18 12 (15.58%) HTML
19 11 (14.29%) Firewall
19 11 (14.29%) Python
19 11 (14.29%) Ruby

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 7 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.19%) Confluence
3 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Drupal
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.30%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.30%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (1.30%) G Suite
3 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.30%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Firewall
2 8 (10.39%) Intranet
3 7 (9.09%) VPN
3 7 (9.09%) Wireless
4 5 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.19%) LAN
6 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.90%) SMTP
7 2 (2.60%) BGP
7 2 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.60%) DNS
7 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.60%) IPsec
7 2 (2.60%) OSPF
7 2 (2.60%) SSL
7 2 (2.60%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.60%) VoIP
8 1 (1.30%) MPLS
8 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.60%) Redis
5 1 (1.30%) DB2
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (36.36%) JIRA
2 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
3 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 17 (22.08%) Selenium
5 15 (19.48%) Cucumber
6 11 (14.29%) Calabash
7 7 (9.09%) Protractor
8 6 (7.79%) GitLab
9 5 (6.49%) HP UFT
9 5 (6.49%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (6.49%) Mocha
10 4 (5.19%) JMeter
11 2 (2.60%) Appium
11 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.30%) JUnit
12 1 (1.30%) Mockito
General
1 37 (48.05%) Banking
2 31 (40.26%) Finance
3 12 (15.58%) Retail
4 7 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.90%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Tester
2 16 (20.78%) Automation Tester
3 12 (15.58%) QA Automation Tester
3 12 (15.58%) QA Tester
4 7 (9.09%) Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Architect
5 6 (7.79%) Designer
5 6 (7.79%) Developer
5 6 (7.79%) UI Designer
5 6 (7.79%) UI/UX Designer
5 6 (7.79%) UX Designer
6 5 (6.49%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) QA Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) QA Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) REST
2 24 (31.17%) SOAP
3 23 (29.87%) Web Services
4 14 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 12 (15.58%) HTML
6 9 (11.69%) Node.js
7 8 (10.39%) CSS
8 7 (9.09%) HTML5
9 6 (7.79%) Java EE
9 6 (7.79%) jQuery
10 5 (6.49%) Chai
10 5 (6.49%) CSS3
10 5 (6.49%) RESTful
10 5 (6.49%) Spring
11 3 (3.90%) JSON
12 2 (2.60%) 802.1X
12 2 (2.60%) Ajax
12 2 (2.60%) Spring Boot
13 1 (1.30%) Polymer
13 1 (1.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Mobile App
1 23 (29.87%) Online Banking
2 13 (16.88%) Mobile Banking
3 10 (12.99%) User Experience
4 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.90%) BYOD
6 3 (3.90%) CESG
7 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Linux
3 5 (6.49%) Unix
4 2 (2.60%) Android
4 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.60%) Windows NT
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.06%) Test Automation
3 26 (33.77%) TDD
4 25 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (23.38%) Scrum
6 13 (16.88%) SDLC
7 7 (9.09%) QA Automation
7 7 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 7 (9.09%) Workflow
8 6 (7.79%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (7.79%) DevOps
8 6 (7.79%) Information Security
8 6 (7.79%) Open Source
8 6 (7.79%) SOA
9 5 (6.49%) Build Automation
9 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.49%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.49%) Dependency Management
9 5 (6.49%) Functional Testing
10 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.75%) Java
2 25 (32.47%) SQL
3 15 (19.48%) VB
4 11 (14.29%) Python
4 11 (14.29%) Ruby
5 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.19%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
1 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.19%) CCNP
2 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CCIE
4 2 (2.60%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (2.60%) CISSP
4 2 (2.60%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) CCIE Data Center
5 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) RMADS
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.60%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Cisco
2 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.79%) IBM
3 6 (7.79%) Juniper
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (5.19%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (5.19%) Brocade
4 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix
5 3 (3.90%) Pega
6 2 (2.60%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.60%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) F5
6 2 (2.60%) Google
6 2 (2.60%) McAfee
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) Sourcefire
6 2 (2.60%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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