Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 98 130
Rank change year-on-year -13 +32 -33
Contract jobs citing Internet 80 95 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.82% 2.19% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.16% 12.77% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 57 20
East of England median daily rate £475 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £145 £130 £224
90th Percentile £677 £583 £522
England median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 6
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £20.76 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.77% -60.47% +288.89%
10th Percentile £9.73 £16.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £21.58 £38.75 £57.50
England median hourly rate £14.46 £16.00 £19.31
% change year-on-year -9.63% -17.12% +11.27%

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 717 744 708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.27% 17.12% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 420 379
East of England median daily rate £378 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £155 £163 £200
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 64 57
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -34.67% +53.06%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.60 £57.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.50% -20.40% +16.28%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Hertfordshire -10 40 £325 +79.31% 17
Essex +18 21 £588 +111.71% 7
Cambridgeshire -15 13 £100 -75.00% 26
Bedfordshire +2 4 £550 - 2
Suffolk - 2 - - 2
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 36 (45.00%) Windows
2 28 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (21.25%) Windows XP
5 15 (18.75%) CRM
5 15 (18.75%) HP
6 14 (17.50%) VPN
7 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (15.00%) Client/Server
9 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
9 11 (13.75%) OpenView
9 11 (13.75%) OVSD
9 11 (13.75%) Data Centre
10 10 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (11.25%) DNS
12 8 (10.00%) WAN
12 8 (10.00%) MCSA
12 8 (10.00%) Java
12 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (10.00%) SQL
12 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
12 8 (10.00%) Validation
12 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.75%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (8.75%) Payment Gateway
13 7 (8.75%) Collaborative Working
13 7 (8.75%) Security Architecture
13 7 (8.75%) Migration

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 3 (3.75%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (5.00%) Office 365
4 2 (2.50%) Akamai
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.25%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.25%) GitHub
5 1 (1.25%) IaaS
5 1 (1.25%) PaaS
5 1 (1.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) VPN
2 9 (11.25%) DNS
3 8 (10.00%) WAN
4 5 (6.25%) MPLS
5 4 (5.00%) LAN
5 4 (5.00%) Network Security
6 3 (3.75%) DHCP
6 3 (3.75%) Firewall
6 3 (3.75%) IMAP
6 3 (3.75%) SMTP
6 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.50%) BGP
7 2 (2.50%) DWDM
7 2 (2.50%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.50%) HTTP
7 2 (2.50%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.50%) IGRP
7 2 (2.50%) OSPF
7 2 (2.50%) SNMP
7 2 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.25%) DB2
3 1 (1.25%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.25%) GIS
3 1 (1.25%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.00%) Selenium
2 4 (5.00%) Zephyr
3 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.75%) JMeter
3 3 (3.75%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) Ant
5 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.25%) GCC
5 1 (1.25%) JUnit
5 1 (1.25%) Log4j
5 1 (1.25%) Mockito
5 1 (1.25%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Billing
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) German Language
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (8.75%) Architect
5 7 (8.75%) IT Support
6 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) Agile Test Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 4 (5.00%) Information Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Project Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) React Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.75%) IT Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) XML
2 6 (7.50%) HTML
2 6 (7.50%) Web Services
3 5 (6.25%) .NET
3 5 (6.25%) Node.js
4 4 (5.00%) Ajax
4 4 (5.00%) React Native
4 4 (5.00%) REST
5 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.75%) CSS
5 3 (3.75%) Entity Framework
5 3 (3.75%) jQuery
5 3 (3.75%) LINQ
5 3 (3.75%) LINQ to SQL
5 3 (3.75%) RequireJS
5 3 (3.75%) WCF
6 2 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 11 (13.75%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.75%) NHS
5 5 (6.25%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.75%) W3C
6 3 (3.75%) Wiki
7 2 (2.50%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.25%) CESG
8 1 (1.25%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (45.00%) Windows
2 17 (21.25%) Windows XP
3 7 (8.75%) Linux
4 6 (7.50%) Windows 10
4 6 (7.50%) Windows Vista
5 4 (5.00%) Unix
5 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.25%) Android
7 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.25%) HPUX
7 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) CRM
2 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
4 10 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (10.00%) Validation
6 7 (8.75%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (8.75%) Migration
6 7 (8.75%) Security Architecture
7 6 (7.50%) ITIL
7 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.50%) Project Governance
8 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.25%) Information Security
8 5 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.00%) BDD
9 4 (5.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (5.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) Java
1 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) C
3 5 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (3.75%) C#
5 2 (2.50%) C++
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) Magik
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.00%) MCSA
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.50%) A+ Certification
4 6 (7.50%) MCSE
5 4 (5.00%) CCNA
5 4 (5.00%) Degree
5 4 (5.00%) ISEB
5 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.75%) CCNP
6 3 (3.75%) CISSP
6 3 (3.75%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.75%) MCITP
6 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.25%) CCDA
8 1 (1.25%) CCDP
8 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) OpenView
1 11 (13.75%) OVSD
2 4 (5.00%) Ansible
2 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.00%) Puppet
3 3 (3.75%) HP ALM
3 3 (3.75%) SCCM
4 2 (2.50%) Nessus
5 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.25%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.75%) HP
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco
4 6 (7.50%) Sun
5 4 (5.00%) Dell
6 3 (3.75%) F5
6 3 (3.75%) IBM
6 3 (3.75%) NETGEAR
6 3 (3.75%) Remedy
6 3 (3.75%) Virgin Media
6 3 (3.75%) VMware
7 2 (2.50%) Arista
7 2 (2.50%) Aruba
7 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.50%) Citrix
7 2 (2.50%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.50%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.50%) Zscaler
8 1 (1.25%) Avaya
8 1 (1.25%) Juniper