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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 42 50 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4  
Contract jobs citing Internet 9 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.71% 1.30% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.28% 9.41% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £460 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +162.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £17.65 £17.00
% change year-on-year -24.92% +3.82%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 97 85 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.41% 13.80% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 51
Median daily rate £375 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.58% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £278 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £449 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 18
Median hourly rate £22.50 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £42.10 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Cambridgeshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Cambridgeshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Cambridgeshire

Internet
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 3 months to 23 March 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
Cambridge +11 6 £515 +14.44% 9
Huntingdon - 2 £300 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £500 - 1
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Law
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) CMS
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Brocade
5 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) Dutch Language

Internet
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Drupal
1 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
1 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (11.11%) Intranet
3 2 (11.11%) MPLS
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) Skype
3 2 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Dutch Language
1 2 (11.11%) German Language
1 2 (11.11%) Law
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
1 2 (11.11%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Architect
1 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) MDX
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) C
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) KVM
1 2 (11.11%) LXC
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) DameWare
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Avaya
2 2 (11.11%) Brocade
2 2 (11.11%) CA
2 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) F5
2 2 (11.11%) Lotus
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.11%) Vyatta
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
3 1 (5.56%) MobileIron