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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 7 August 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 57 50 43
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 +35
Contract jobs citing Internet 15 5 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.89% 0.82% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.26% 5.26% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
10th Percentile £444 - £183
25th Percentile £488 £269 £194
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £300 £234
Median % change year-on-year +100.00% +28.48% -30.81%
75th Percentile £709 £348 £267
90th Percentile £725 £402 £267
East of England median daily rate £550 £350 £331
% change year-on-year +57.14% +5.66% -22.06%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 162 95 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.45% 15.52% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 49 33
10th Percentile £311 £274 £201
25th Percentile £313 £313 £239
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £325
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -13.33%
75th Percentile £538 £438 £376
90th Percentile £678 £535 £400
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% -10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 2
10th Percentile - - £23.53
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £27.31
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £34.25
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -60.58% -22.60%
75th Percentile £15.75 £20.00 £41.81
90th Percentile £16.04 £49.63 £45.98
East of England median hourly rate £17.51 £18.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year -2.72% -7.10% +19.60%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Internet in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Internet in Cambridgeshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Internet in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Internet in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Internet in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Internet in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 7 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough -8 10 £600 +108.70% 1
Cambridge -7 2 £575 +35.29% 14
Internet
East of England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 9 (60.00%) Information Security
1 9 (60.00%) NIST
2 8 (53.33%) Zscaler
2 8 (53.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 8 (53.33%) Incident Response
2 8 (53.33%) Proofpoint
2 8 (53.33%) SaaS
2 8 (53.33%) ISACA
2 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (53.33%) SIEM
2 8 (53.33%) Mimecast
2 8 (53.33%) FireEye
2 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (53.33%) ISMS
2 8 (53.33%) Symantec
2 8 (53.33%) CISSP
2 8 (53.33%) Information Security Management
2 8 (53.33%) Security Management
3 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (46.67%) Palo Alto
4 6 (40.00%) Social Skills
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (26.67%) Security Monitoring

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Mimecast
1 8 (53.33%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) BGP
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
3 3 (20.00%) OSPF
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) WLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) DMVPN
5 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) SD-WAN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Head of Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Head of Information
2 5 (33.33%) Head of Security
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Manager
4 2 (13.33%) CISSP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Information Strategy Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) IoT
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (6.67%) Mali
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Games
4 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (53.33%) Incident Response
2 8 (53.33%) Information Security Management
2 8 (53.33%) ISMS
2 8 (53.33%) Security Management
2 8 (53.33%) SIEM
2 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Network Management
6 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (6.67%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CISSP
1 8 (53.33%) ISACA
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) CISM
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) CCDP
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) NIST
2 8 (53.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.67%) Observium
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) FireEye
1 8 (53.33%) Proofpoint
1 8 (53.33%) Symantec
1 8 (53.33%) Zscaler
2 7 (46.67%) Palo Alto
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds