The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 41 52
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Contract jobs citing Internet 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.70% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 3.77% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.28% -  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 64 53 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.62% 15.10% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 43
Median daily rate £208 £413 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.57% +42.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £625 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 21
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +119.51%  
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 Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Cambridge

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Cambridge over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Cambridge

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Internet.

1 5 (35.71%) Wireless
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Bluetooth
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Tcl
3 3 (21.43%) Firmware
3 3 (21.43%) SAML
3 3 (21.43%) Life Science
3 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 3 (21.43%) Bugzilla
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
3 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (7.14%) Apache Solr
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) Bluetooth
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Development Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Development Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Development Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Test Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Software Test Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Test Development Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) SAML
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) Lucene
3 1 (7.14%) MDX
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
1 3 (21.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Tcl
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter