Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Internet
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 76 107
Rank change year-on-year -36 +31 -4
Contract jobs citing Internet 93 131 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.80% 2.71% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.77% 15.29% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 88 49
East of England median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £130 £163 £273
90th Percentile £450 £561 £553
England median daily rate £410 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 14
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.62 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.49% +87.25% +40.48%
10th Percentile £12.89 £22.19 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.00 £29.21 £42.35
England median hourly rate £15.99 £20.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -20.04% +15.41% +15.53%

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 952 857 940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.39% 17.72% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 475 459
East of England median daily rate £364 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.04% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £155 £200 £212
90th Percentile £562 £531 £525
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 68 123
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +20.00% +22.45%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.78 £10.85
90th Percentile £47.40 £43.83 £52.25
England median hourly rate £18.56 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.84% +15.85% +2.50%

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 21 November 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 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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -12 44 £188 -56.40% 9
Bedfordshire +1 19 £350 -9.68%
Essex -38 13 £300 -4.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -18 8 £350 +40.00% 17
Norfolk -16 7 - - 1
Suffolk +8 2 £190 -5.00%
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (27.96%) Windows
1 26 (27.96%) Linux
2 24 (25.81%) Web Services
3 23 (24.73%) Java
3 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (22.58%) Finance
4 21 (22.58%) SQL
5 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
5 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (20.43%) Unix
6 19 (20.43%) Banking
7 18 (19.35%) Retail
8 17 (18.28%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (16.13%) Git (software)
9 15 (16.13%) E-Commerce
9 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
10 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Excel
10 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (15.05%) REST
11 13 (13.98%) Apple iOS
11 13 (13.98%) Mobile App
11 13 (13.98%) Android
11 13 (13.98%) SOAP
11 13 (13.98%) QA
11 13 (13.98%) Wireless
12 12 (12.90%) Firewall
12 12 (12.90%) TDD
12 12 (12.90%) VMware
12 12 (12.90%) HTML
12 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure

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 8 (8.60%) Confluence
2 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.45%) IIS
4 5 (5.38%) Apache
4 5 (5.38%) MQSeries
4 5 (5.38%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.08%) CMS
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.08%) Site Server
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (8.60%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.23%) Doxygen
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.60%) Sauce Labs
3 5 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.38%) Google App Engine
3 5 (5.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (5.38%) IaaS
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.38%) Office 365
4 3 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.23%) Route 53
5 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) Wireless
2 12 (12.90%) Firewall
3 11 (11.83%) LAN
4 10 (10.75%) DNS
4 10 (10.75%) WAN
5 7 (7.53%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (7.53%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (7.53%) MPLS
6 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.38%) DHCP
7 5 (5.38%) SSL
8 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.23%) Broadband
9 3 (3.23%) H.323
9 3 (3.23%) Intranet
9 3 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (3.23%) IPsec
9 3 (3.23%) PSTN
9 3 (3.23%) SAN
9 3 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) Redis
2 7 (7.53%) MySQL
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.15%) Blockchain
5 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.08%) DB2
6 1 (1.08%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.83%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.68%) Selenium
4 8 (8.60%) Appium
4 8 (8.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (8.60%) Bitbucket
4 8 (8.60%) Cucumber
4 8 (8.60%) JIRA
4 8 (8.60%) Protractor
4 8 (8.60%) WebDriver
5 6 (6.45%) Maven
6 5 (5.38%) Eclipse
6 5 (5.38%) Jasmine
6 5 (5.38%) JUnit
6 5 (5.38%) Log4j
6 5 (5.38%) Mockito
6 5 (5.38%) Subversion
7 4 (4.30%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.23%) Babel
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 19 (20.43%) Banking
3 18 (19.35%) Retail
4 8 (8.60%) Corporate Banking
5 7 (7.53%) Games
5 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.30%) Billing
6 4 (4.30%) Law
7 3 (3.23%) Legal
7 3 (3.23%) Marketing
8 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.08%) Automotive
9 1 (1.08%) German Language
9 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (16.13%) Analyst
2 10 (10.75%) Developer
2 10 (10.75%) Tester
3 9 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Automation Tester
4 8 (8.60%) QA Automation Tester
4 8 (8.60%) QA Tester
5 7 (7.53%) Cisco Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Cisco Support
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.23%) Administrator
9 3 (3.23%) Business Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (3.23%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.81%) Web Services
2 14 (15.05%) REST
3 13 (13.98%) SOAP
4 12 (12.90%) HTML
5 9 (9.68%) XML
6 8 (8.60%) .NET
6 8 (8.60%) XSLT
7 6 (6.45%) JSP
8 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.38%) CSS
8 5 (5.38%) EJB
8 5 (5.38%) J2EE
8 5 (5.38%) JDBC
8 5 (5.38%) JMS
8 5 (5.38%) JSON
8 5 (5.38%) Node.js
8 5 (5.38%) XSD
9 4 (4.30%) Apache Camel
9 4 (4.30%) LESS
9 4 (4.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.38%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.23%) Smartcard
4 3 (3.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.15%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.15%) Fintech
5 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.08%) CCTV
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.08%) Smart City
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.96%) Linux
1 26 (27.96%) Windows
2 19 (20.43%) Unix
3 13 (13.98%) Android
3 13 (13.98%) Apple iOS
4 11 (11.83%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.75%) Solaris
6 8 (8.60%) Mac OS X
7 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
8 6 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.38%) AIX
9 5 (5.38%) HPUX
10 4 (4.30%) VMS
10 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.15%) OpenVMS
13 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.13%) E-Commerce
3 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (12.90%) TDD
5 10 (10.75%) Functional Testing
5 10 (10.75%) ITIL
5 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
6 9 (9.68%) DevOps
7 8 (8.60%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (8.60%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
7 8 (8.60%) QA Automation
8 7 (7.53%) CRM
8 7 (7.53%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.45%) Cryptography
9 6 (6.45%) SDLC
9 6 (6.45%) Security Architecture
10 5 (5.38%) Data Privacy
10 5 (5.38%) Secure Coding
10 5 (5.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) Java
2 21 (22.58%) SQL
3 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.60%) Apple Swift
4 8 (8.60%) C
5 7 (7.53%) Perl
5 7 (7.53%) Python
6 5 (5.38%) PHP
7 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.15%) C#
8 2 (2.15%) ES6
8 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
1 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.23%) CCA
2 3 (3.23%) CCNA
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.23%) CISM
2 3 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (3.23%) MCP
2 3 (3.23%) MCSE
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.15%) ISEB
3 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) QA
2 7 (7.53%) SLA
3 4 (4.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (3.23%) PMO
5 2 (2.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.68%) Docker
4 6 (6.45%) vSphere
5 5 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.38%) vCloud
6 3 (3.23%) XenApp
6 3 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.15%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (3.23%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.23%) Puppet
2 3 (3.23%) Terraform
3 2 (2.15%) SCCM
4 1 (1.08%) OpenView
4 1 (1.08%) OVSD
4 1 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.08%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.90%) VMware
3 11 (11.83%) Cisco
4 5 (5.38%) Citrix
4 5 (5.38%) Google
4 5 (5.38%) IBM
5 4 (4.30%) Apple
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle
5 4 (4.30%) PayPal
5 4 (4.30%) Talend
6 3 (3.23%) HP
7 2 (2.15%) Ariba
7 2 (2.15%) Avaya
7 2 (2.15%) Kaspersky
7 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.15%) SAP
7 2 (2.15%) Sun
7 2 (2.15%) VocaLink
7 2 (2.15%) Zend
8 1 (1.08%) Elastic Path