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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
England / East of England
Rank 102 95 83
Rank change year-on-year -7 -12  
Contract jobs citing Internet 25 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.18% 1.14% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.65% 7.93% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 20
Median daily rate £300 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £519 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +233.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.65 £16.50
% change year-on-year -18.91% +0.90%  

Internet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 376 353 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.71% 14.35% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 196 193
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 65
Median hourly rate £22.85 £43.75 £24.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.77% +81.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £15.00 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Internet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Internet in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 9 £400 -3.03% 14
Essex -4 7 £300 +14.28% 9
Hertfordshire -5 6 £130 -67.50% 18
Norfolk +1 3 £550 - 12
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Internet.

1 29 (34.12%) Windows
2 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.18%) Firewall
5 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (18.82%) MS Office
7 14 (16.47%) Linux
7 14 (16.47%) Unix
7 14 (16.47%) WAN
8 13 (15.29%) LAN
8 13 (15.29%) Finance
9 12 (14.12%) VoIP
9 12 (14.12%) VPN
9 12 (14.12%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (12.94%) SQL
11 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 10 (11.76%) SOA
11 10 (11.76%) Degree
12 9 (10.59%) Retail
12 9 (10.59%) Wireless
12 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
12 9 (10.59%) FTP
12 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
12 9 (10.59%) Coaching
13 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (9.41%) DevOps
13 8 (9.41%) SCCM
13 8 (9.41%) Network Security
13 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
13 8 (9.41%) HTML

Internet
Top Related 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 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.35%) CMS
2 2 (2.35%) Drupal
2 2 (2.35%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.35%) WordPress
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.18%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (18.82%) MS Office
2 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.35%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.35%) Magento
3 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
2 3 (3.53%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) Firewall
2 14 (16.47%) WAN
3 13 (15.29%) LAN
4 12 (14.12%) VoIP
4 12 (14.12%) VPN
5 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 9 (10.59%) FTP
6 9 (10.59%) Wireless
7 8 (9.41%) DNS
7 8 (9.41%) Network Security
8 6 (7.06%) MPLS
8 6 (7.06%) SSL
9 5 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (5.88%) SAN
9 5 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (4.71%) BGP
10 4 (4.71%) IPsec
10 4 (4.71%) LDAP
10 4 (4.71%) OSPF
10 4 (4.71%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.71%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Automotive
4 2 (2.35%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) German Language
4 2 (2.35%) Law
4 2 (2.35%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.18%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (16.47%) Architect
2 11 (12.94%) Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Developer
7 5 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) IT Support
7 5 (5.88%) Security Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) IT Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) HTML
2 6 (7.06%) Web Services
3 5 (5.88%) .NET
3 5 (5.88%) CSS
4 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.71%) J2EE
4 4 (4.71%) jQuery
5 3 (3.53%) Middleware
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.35%) HTML5
6 2 (2.35%) JSON
6 2 (2.35%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.18%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.18%) Kendo UI
7 1 (1.18%) REST
7 1 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.88%) EFT
3 5 (5.88%) Internet of Things
4 4 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.71%) iPad
4 4 (4.71%) NHS
4 4 (4.71%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.53%) Clustering
5 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.35%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.35%) User Experience
6 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.18%) iPhone
7 1 (1.18%) RIA
7 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) Windows
2 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 14 (16.47%) Unix
3 7 (8.24%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.53%) CentOS
7 3 (3.53%) Fedora
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Android
9 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.12%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (11.76%) SOA
4 9 (10.59%) Coaching
4 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
5 8 (9.41%) DevOps
5 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.88%) CRM
6 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (5.88%) Information Security
6 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.88%) Migration
6 5 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (5.88%) Software Architecture
6 5 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.88%) Web Development
6 5 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) SQL
2 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.24%) Java
5 6 (7.06%) Perl
5 6 (7.06%) Python
6 5 (5.88%) C
6 5 (5.88%) C#
7 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.71%) PHP
8 3 (3.53%) C++
9 2 (2.35%) ABAP
9 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.35%) VBScript
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) Ruby
10 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) MCSE
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.71%) CCNA
5 3 (3.53%) CCNP
5 3 (3.53%) MCP
6 2 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.35%) CCA
6 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.35%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.35%) MOS
6 2 (2.35%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.18%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) CISA
7 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) Docker
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.35%) BitLocker
4 2 (2.35%) Firmware
4 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.35%) KVM
4 2 (2.35%) LXC
4 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.18%) NDS
5 1 (1.18%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.18%) vSphere
5 1 (1.18%) XenApp
5 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) SCCM
2 6 (7.06%) Puppet
3 3 (3.53%) Ansible
3 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.53%) Terraform
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.35%) EMC Navisphere
4 2 (2.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.18%) DameWare
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Adobe
2 6 (7.06%) EMC
2 6 (7.06%) Forcepoint
3 5 (5.88%) Cisco
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
3 5 (5.88%) VMware
4 4 (4.71%) Citrix
4 4 (4.71%) SAP
5 3 (3.53%) HP
5 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.35%) AppSense
6 2 (2.35%) Avaya
6 2 (2.35%) Brocade
6 2 (2.35%) CA
6 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.35%) Lotus
6 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.35%) Sun
6 2 (2.35%) Symantec
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