Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 87 124
Rank change year-on-year -9 +37 -9
Contract jobs citing Internet 39 64 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.50% 1.99% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.63% 13.62% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 20
East Midlands median daily rate £355 £363 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.07% -33.49% +67.69%
10th Percentile £150 £136 £122
90th Percentile £850 £550 £590
England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 7
East Midlands median hourly rate - £11.00 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.55% +37.74%
England median hourly rate £15.73 £13.50 £19.62
% change year-on-year +16.48% -31.18% +13.20%

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 367 470 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.09% 14.61% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 300 270
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £161 £150 £131
90th Percentile £546 £500 £500
England median daily rate £425 £405 £401
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 31
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -20.00% +25.90%
10th Percentile £11.05 £9.85 £8.69
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.20 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% +8.60%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in the East Midlands

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in the East Midlands

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor 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 19 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -13 16 £355 -33.95% 4
Nottinghamshire +2 7 £666 +105.00% 3
Derbyshire +14 2 £331 -0.38% 3
Leicestershire -11 1 £350 +21.74% 3
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 13 (33.33%) GDPR
3 12 (30.77%) Law
4 10 (25.64%) Windows
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) Project Management
5 8 (20.51%) Finance
6 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
6 7 (17.95%) Oracle
6 7 (17.95%) Analytics
6 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.38%) SDLC
8 5 (12.82%) DevOps
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
8 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Test Management
8 5 (12.82%) Degree
8 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
8 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
8 5 (12.82%) SQL
8 5 (12.82%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.82%) Remedy
8 5 (12.82%) Netcool
8 5 (12.82%) Wireless
8 5 (12.82%) Scrum
9 4 (10.26%) Bugzilla
9 4 (10.26%) Retail
9 4 (10.26%) E-Procurement

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 4 (10.26%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) IntelliMatch
1 2 (5.13%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Wireless
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.69%) SMTP
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.26%) Data Lake
3 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Bugzilla
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Appium
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.56%) Protractor
2 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.56%) Rational Quality Manager
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (30.77%) Law
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.26%) Retail
5 3 (7.69%) Legal
6 2 (5.13%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.56%) Back Office
7 1 (2.56%) Banking
7 1 (2.56%) Digital Economy
7 1 (2.56%) Local Government
7 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Scrum Master
4 3 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
4 3 (7.69%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Database Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) XML Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) XSLT
3 2 (5.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) LINQ
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) SOAP
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Blog
3 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 8 (20.51%) Project Management
4 7 (17.95%) Analytics
5 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 5 (12.82%) DevOps
6 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.82%) ITIL
6 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) Test Management
7 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
7 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (10.26%) Data Strategy
7 4 (10.26%) E-Procurement
7 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
7 4 (10.26%) Security Architecture
7 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) Korn
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
1 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.26%) HNC
2 4 (10.26%) HND
3 2 (5.13%) ACCA
3 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.13%) CIMA
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCNP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) GDPR
2 3 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Docker
3 1 (2.56%) NFS
3 1 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Netcool
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) Kibana
2 1 (2.56%) logstash
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Remedy
3 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.69%) Ariba
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 3 (7.69%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Altiris
6 1 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.56%) Cadence
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) Sun
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Veritas