Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 18 November 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 35 40
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 -5
Contract jobs citing Internet 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.88% 2.33% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 17.50% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Chester median daily rate £313 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% -10.53% +35.71%
10th Percentile £266 £274 £367
90th Percentile £434 £468 £528
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Chester median hourly rate - £16.33 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £12.35 £16.33 £17.33
% change year-on-year -24.35% -5.80% -

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 Chester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 39 40 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 18.31% 13.29% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 37
Chester median daily rate £325 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £266 £251 £331
90th Percentile £493 £530 £530
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -11.76% - +15.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £16.33 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.37% -3.06% -38.76%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -27.78% +3.87% -7.57%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Chester

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Chester

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Chester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Chester

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for Internet.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) SugarCRM
1 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Telematics
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) ICEfaces
2 1 (25.00%) RichFaces
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (50.00%) SugarCRM
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) DOM
2 1 (25.00%) ICEfaces
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JAX-RPC
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) RichFaces
2 1 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Telematics
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Perforce