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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 May 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 59 74
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 -1
Contract jobs citing Internet 19 10 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.39% 1.06% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.50% 8.55% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
10th Percentile £213 £285 £185
25th Percentile £244 £361 £193
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £375 £210
Median % change year-on-year -13.33% +78.57% -44.74%
75th Percentile £519 £441 £215
90th Percentile £550 £488 -
England median daily rate £525 £428 £450
% change year-on-year +22.81% -5.00% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
10th Percentile £13.97 - -
25th Percentile £14.75 - -
Median hourly rate £17.11 £9.56 £12.00
Median % change year-on-year +78.92% -20.33% -4.76%
75th Percentile £21.33 - -
90th Percentile £23.23 - -
England median hourly rate £28.38 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +83.06% -3.13% +28.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 181 117 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.21% 12.37% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 81 72
10th Percentile £164 £156 £121
25th Percentile £213 £213 £159
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £360 £308
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +17.07% -5.38%
75th Percentile £473 £419 £425
90th Percentile £550 £488 £486
England median daily rate £500 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 14
10th Percentile £14.27 £11.74 £12.00
25th Percentile £15.63 - £14.00
Median hourly rate £17.56 £15.00 £15.40
Median % change year-on-year +17.07% -2.60% +16.71%
75th Percentile £22.75 - £19.56
90th Percentile £23.60 £32.25 £49.45
England median hourly rate £23.91 £23.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +3.96% +12.20% +8.61%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the East Midlands

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Internet in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Internet in the East Midlands

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Internet in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Internet in the East Midlands

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Internet in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Internet in the East Midlands

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Nottinghamshire +10 7 £550 +219.49% 4
Derbyshire -7 6 £263 - 4
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 2
Northamptonshire -13 2 £325 -13.33% 6
Leicestershire -15 1 £375 -21.05% 2
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Internet.

1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
4 6 (31.58%) Social Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Intranet
6 4 (21.05%) MCSE
6 4 (21.05%) MCSA
6 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
6 4 (21.05%) Release Management
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Public Sector
7 3 (15.79%) Server Management
7 3 (15.79%) SurveyMonkey
7 3 (15.79%) PMO
7 3 (15.79%) Server Building
7 3 (15.79%) Ansible
7 3 (15.79%) CMS
7 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) WordPress
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Content Management

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
1 3 (15.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Chatbot
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (15.79%) SurveyMonkey
3 2 (10.53%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.26%) Azure
4 1 (5.26%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) Intranet
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) BGP
4 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.26%) HSRP
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) OSPF
4 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.26%) SD-WAN
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Social Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Public Sector
3 2 (10.53%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Communications Specialist
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Communications Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Information Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) IT Support
3 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Supervisor
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) CentOS
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (21.05%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Server Building
4 3 (15.79%) Server Management
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Conversational UI
6 1 (5.26%) Database Security
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Map
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCSA
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PMO
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) VxRail
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) Bomgar
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Meraki
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Workday
4 1 (5.26%) YouTube