Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 122 78
Rank change year-on-year +24 -44 +32
Contract jobs citing Internet 109 92 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.12% 1.78% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.82% 9.61% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 39 85
East of England median daily rate £375 £280 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.93% -25.33% -
10th Percentile £206 £130 £163
90th Percentile £550 £450 £550
England median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 3
East of England median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £27.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% -9.49% +87.25%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.07 £22.19
90th Percentile £37.50 £29.00 £29.21
England median hourly rate £15.75 £16.45 £19.92
% change year-on-year -4.27% -17.41% +14.95%

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 922 957 842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.95% 18.47% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 475 470
East of England median daily rate £400 £370 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +3.50% -2.05%
10th Percentile £193 £156 £200
90th Percentile £550 £559 £525
England median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 125 67
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% -30.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.60 £12.77
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.40 £44.30
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +12.50%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 14 November 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
East Anglia - 36 - - 3
Hertfordshire -16 29 £425 +128.19% 10
Essex -5 20 £533 +77.50% 8
Cambridgeshire +6 15 £284 -18.93% 37
Norfolk +9 6 £348 - 2
Bedfordshire -3 2 £388 +13.97% 6
Suffolk -12 1 £150 -21.02% 3
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 38 (34.86%) Law
2 37 (33.94%) Data Protection
2 37 (33.94%) GDPR
3 29 (26.61%) Windows
4 27 (24.77%) Linux
4 27 (24.77%) Migration
5 26 (23.85%) Data Centre
6 20 (18.35%) ITIL
7 17 (15.60%) HTTP
7 17 (15.60%) Scrum
8 16 (14.68%) DNS
8 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
9 15 (13.76%) C
9 15 (13.76%) Test Automation
10 14 (12.84%) SQL
10 14 (12.84%) DHCP
10 14 (12.84%) WAN
11 13 (11.93%) VoIP
11 13 (11.93%) C++
11 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.01%) HTML
12 12 (11.01%) Client/Server
13 11 (10.09%) VPN
13 11 (10.09%) TDD
13 11 (10.09%) Selenium
13 11 (10.09%) JIRA
14 10 (9.17%) Performance Testing
14 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
14 10 (9.17%) HP

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 10 (9.17%) Confluence
2 3 (2.75%) IIS
3 1 (0.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.92%) HipChat
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Akamai
1 4 (3.67%) Sumo Logic
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.92%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.60%) HTTP
2 16 (14.68%) DNS
3 14 (12.84%) DHCP
3 14 (12.84%) WAN
4 13 (11.93%) VoIP
5 11 (10.09%) VPN
6 8 (7.34%) Broadband
7 7 (6.42%) DLNA
7 7 (6.42%) DSL
7 7 (6.42%) FTP
7 7 (6.42%) IPv4
7 7 (6.42%) IPv6
7 7 (6.42%) UPnP
7 7 (6.42%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (5.50%) Firewall
9 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.67%) PBX
10 4 (3.67%) RTCP
10 4 (3.67%) RTP
10 4 (3.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) Impala
1 8 (7.34%) Pentaho
2 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.67%) MySQL
4 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.92%) DB2
5 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) JIRA
1 11 (10.09%) Selenium
2 9 (8.26%) JMeter
2 9 (8.26%) SoapUI
3 8 (7.34%) LoadRunner
4 6 (5.50%) Bitbucket
5 5 (4.59%) Subversion
5 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.67%) GDB
6 4 (3.67%) Valgrind
6 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.83%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.92%) Ant
9 1 (0.92%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.92%) JUnit
9 1 (0.92%) WATIR
General
1 38 (34.86%) Law
2 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Back Office
5 2 (1.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) German Language
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Analyst
2 20 (18.35%) Developer
3 19 (17.43%) Architect
4 15 (13.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (11.01%) Business Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Service Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) C Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Consultant
9 4 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Network Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) React Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.67%) VoIP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.01%) HTML
2 10 (9.17%) XML
3 9 (8.26%) JSON
4 7 (6.42%) Ajax
4 7 (6.42%) CGI
5 6 (5.50%) .NET
5 6 (5.50%) REST
6 5 (4.59%) Web Services
7 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.67%) CSS
7 4 (3.67%) FreeSWITCH
8 3 (2.75%) Node.js
8 3 (2.75%) React
9 2 (1.83%) Regular Expression
9 2 (1.83%) SOAP
9 2 (1.83%) Spring
10 1 (0.92%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.92%) HTML5
10 1 (0.92%) Java SE
10 1 (0.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.01%) Client/Server
3 9 (8.26%) Mainframe
4 7 (6.42%) Internet of Things
4 7 (6.42%) Media Streaming
4 7 (6.42%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.83%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.92%) ASIC
9 1 (0.92%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.92%) Derivative
9 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.92%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.92%) Verilog
9 1 (0.92%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.61%) Windows
2 27 (24.77%) Linux
3 10 (9.17%) Windows XP
4 7 (6.42%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (4.59%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.67%) Unix
7 2 (1.83%) VMS
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Solaris
8 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.94%) Data Protection
2 27 (24.77%) Migration
3 20 (18.35%) ITIL
4 17 (15.60%) Scrum
5 15 (13.76%) Test Automation
6 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.09%) TDD
8 10 (9.17%) BDD
8 10 (9.17%) Performance Testing
8 10 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (9.17%) SDLC
8 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.17%) User Stories
9 9 (8.26%) Configuration Management
9 9 (8.26%) Functional Testing
9 9 (8.26%) Integration Testing
9 9 (8.26%) Kanban
9 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.26%) Software Testing
9 9 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
2 15 (13.76%) C
3 14 (12.84%) SQL
4 13 (11.93%) C++
5 8 (7.34%) Embedded C
6 7 (6.42%) Python
7 6 (5.50%) Java
8 5 (4.59%) C#
9 4 (3.67%) Perl
10 1 (0.92%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.92%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.92%) Java 8
10 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.92%) Ruby
10 1 (0.92%) Rust
10 1 (0.92%) Scala
10 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) ISEB
1 9 (8.26%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.42%) Degree
3 4 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.83%) CCDA
5 2 (1.83%) CCNP
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.92%) CISSP
6 1 (0.92%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.92%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (33.94%) GDPR
2 9 (8.26%) QA
3 6 (5.50%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.75%) WCAG
5 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.50%) VirtualBox
3 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.67%) KVM
5 3 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.92%) Docker
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) OpenView
1 9 (8.26%) OVSD
2 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.75%) WSUS
3 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.92%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.92%) SCCM
4 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) HP
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.50%) VMware
5 5 (4.59%) Symantec
6 4 (3.67%) Citrix
6 4 (3.67%) Splunk
7 3 (2.75%) Veeam
8 2 (1.83%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco
8 2 (1.83%) Exinda
8 2 (1.83%) Mitel
8 2 (1.83%) Qualys
8 2 (1.83%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.92%) Adobe
9 1 (0.92%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.92%) IBM
9 1 (0.92%) Red Hat