Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 September 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 of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 107 91
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16 +12
Contract jobs citing Internet 104 99 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.06% 2.03% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.89% 10.73% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 58
East of England median daily rate £450 £325 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -15.31% +2.33%
10th Percentile £198 £130 £250
90th Percentile £575 £470 £533
England median daily rate £425 £401 £425
% change year-on-year +6.12% -5.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 3
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £24.75 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.49% +18.82% +41.22%
10th Percentile £9.73 £15.65 £17.17
90th Percentile £33.50 £35.83 £26.26
England median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -8.82% -13.31% +21.35%

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 of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 875 923 835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.37% 18.91% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 473 471
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £175 £170 £200
90th Percentile £559 £575 £538
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 110 58
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.02 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% -43.96% +22.95%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.95 £12.78
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.00 £45.32
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.10 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.50% -27.60% +24.42%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the East of England

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in the East of England

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in the East of England

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in the East of England

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Internet in the East of England

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Essex +12 27 £500 +48.15% 5
Hertfordshire -36 25 £450 +140.00% 17
East Anglia - 25 - -
Cambridgeshire +3 19 £294 -12.96% 25
Norfolk +19 6 £348 -40.85% 4
Bedfordshire -1 1 £388 +13.97% 2
Suffolk -14 1 £150 -21.02% 1
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 of England region with a requirement for Internet.

1 30 (28.85%) Windows
2 27 (25.96%) Data Centre
3 26 (25.00%) Law
4 25 (24.04%) Data Protection
4 25 (24.04%) GDPR
5 24 (23.08%) Migration
6 20 (19.23%) Linux
7 19 (18.27%) WAN
8 18 (17.31%) DNS
9 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
10 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 16 (15.38%) Client/Server
11 15 (14.42%) HTTP
12 14 (13.46%) Windows XP
12 14 (13.46%) HTML
13 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (12.50%) ITIL
13 13 (12.50%) Scrum
13 13 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (11.54%) Test Automation
14 12 (11.54%) VPN
15 11 (10.58%) C
15 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
16 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
16 10 (9.62%) HP
16 10 (9.62%) SQL
16 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
17 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (6.73%) Confluence
2 3 (2.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.73%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (4.81%) Akamai
4 4 (3.85%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.88%) Office 365
6 1 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.96%) IaaS
6 1 (0.96%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.96%) PaaS
6 1 (0.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.27%) WAN
2 18 (17.31%) DNS
3 15 (14.42%) HTTP
4 12 (11.54%) VPN
5 9 (8.65%) DHCP
5 9 (8.65%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (7.69%) DSL
6 8 (7.69%) VoIP
7 7 (6.73%) Broadband
7 7 (6.73%) DLNA
7 7 (6.73%) Firewall
7 7 (6.73%) FTP
7 7 (6.73%) IPv4
7 7 (6.73%) IPv6
7 7 (6.73%) UPnP
8 6 (5.77%) Network Security
9 4 (3.85%) LAN
9 4 (3.85%) MPLS
9 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) Impala
1 5 (4.81%) Pentaho
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
3 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.96%) DB2
4 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Selenium
2 8 (7.69%) JIRA
3 6 (5.77%) JMeter
3 6 (5.77%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.81%) LoadRunner
5 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.88%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.92%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.92%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.96%) Ant
8 1 (0.96%) GCC
8 1 (0.96%) Hudson
8 1 (0.96%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.96%) JUnit
8 1 (0.96%) Maven
8 1 (0.96%) Subversion
8 1 (0.96%) WATIR
General
1 26 (25.00%) Law
2 9 (8.65%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.73%) Finance
4 3 (2.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) German Language
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.96%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (27.88%) Analyst
2 17 (16.35%) Developer
3 11 (10.58%) Architect
4 10 (9.62%) Service Analyst
4 10 (9.62%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.77%) IT Support
7 6 (5.77%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.81%) React Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Security Operations Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) CRM Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Designer
10 3 (2.88%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.46%) HTML
2 9 (8.65%) JSON
3 8 (7.69%) XML
4 7 (6.73%) Ajax
4 7 (6.73%) CGI
4 7 (6.73%) REST
5 6 (5.77%) .NET
6 5 (4.81%) Web Services
7 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.85%) CSS
7 4 (3.85%) Node.js
7 4 (3.85%) React
8 3 (2.88%) 802.1X
9 2 (1.92%) React Native
9 2 (1.92%) Regular Expression
9 2 (1.92%) SOAP
9 2 (1.92%) Spring
10 1 (0.96%) HTML5
10 1 (0.96%) Java SE
10 1 (0.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.96%) Data Centre
2 16 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.69%) Mainframe
5 7 (6.73%) Internet of Things
5 7 (6.73%) Media Streaming
5 7 (6.73%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (5.77%) NHS
7 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.88%) Wiki
9 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.96%) ASIC
10 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.96%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.96%) Verilog
10 1 (0.96%) VHDL
10 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.85%) Windows
2 20 (19.23%) Linux
3 14 (13.46%) Windows XP
4 7 (6.73%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (5.77%) Windows Vista
6 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.85%) Unix
8 2 (1.92%) VMS
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.96%) Solaris
9 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.04%) Data Protection
2 24 (23.08%) Migration
3 13 (12.50%) ITIL
3 13 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (12.50%) Scrum
4 12 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
6 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (8.65%) CRM
7 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
7 9 (8.65%) TDD
8 8 (7.69%) BDD
8 8 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 8 (7.69%) Innovative Thinking
8 8 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 7 (6.73%) Integration Testing
9 7 (6.73%) Regression Testing
9 7 (6.73%) Software Testing
9 7 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.73%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
2 11 (10.58%) C
3 10 (9.62%) SQL
4 8 (7.69%) C++
5 7 (6.73%) Embedded C
6 5 (4.81%) C#
6 5 (4.81%) Java
7 4 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.96%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.96%) Java 8
9 1 (0.96%) Ruby
9 1 (0.96%) Rust
9 1 (0.96%) Scala
9 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (7.69%) MCSA
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.73%) ISEB
3 6 (5.77%) A+ Certification
3 6 (5.77%) Degree
3 6 (5.77%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.81%) MCSE
5 4 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.85%) CCNP
5 4 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.85%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.88%) CCNA
6 3 (2.88%) MCITP
6 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.92%) CCDA
7 2 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.04%) GDPR
2 8 (7.69%) QA
3 5 (4.81%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.88%) WCAG
5 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.96%) Docker
4 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.96%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) OpenView
1 8 (7.69%) OVSD
2 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.96%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.96%) Puppet
4 1 (0.96%) SCCM
4 1 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.96%) Terraform
4 1 (0.96%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) HP
3 7 (6.73%) Cisco
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle
5 5 (4.81%) Citrix
6 4 (3.85%) Dell
6 4 (3.85%) Splunk
6 4 (3.85%) VMware
7 3 (2.88%) NETGEAR
7 3 (2.88%) Remedy
7 3 (2.88%) Riverbed
7 3 (2.88%) Virgin Media
8 2 (1.92%) Arista
8 2 (1.92%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.92%) F5
8 2 (1.92%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.92%) Qualys
8 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.92%) Symantec
8 2 (1.92%) Zscaler