Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 106 111
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -5
Contract jobs citing Internet 97 95 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.04% 2.04% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.34% 11.27% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 47
East of England median daily rate £450 £300 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -21.05% +1.33%
10th Percentile £148 £130 £253
90th Percentile £653 £563 £514
England median daily rate £418 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +1.21% - +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 5
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £19.26 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.11% -7.53% +54.30%
10th Percentile £9.73 £16.00 £11.45
90th Percentile £21.50 £38.75 £45.55
England median hourly rate £15.30 £17.50 £19.23
% change year-on-year -12.57% -9.00% +19.00%

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 786 843 789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.55% 18.09% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 451 453
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £155 £208
90th Percentile £549 £575 £538
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 94 59
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.33 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.37% -45.79% +55.44%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.40 £12.75
90th Percentile £45.30 £45.45 £46.36
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +8.11% -26.00% +21.95%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -14 37 £419 +132.64% 13
Essex +24 26 £500 +66.67% 8
Cambridgeshire -4 15 £180 -51.84% 23
East Anglia - 12 - -
Norfolk +7 3 £335 -41.10% 6
Bedfordshire -4 3 £485 +46.97% 1
Suffolk -12 1 £150 -21.02% 5
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (37.11%) Windows
2 21 (21.65%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (20.62%) Data Centre
4 18 (18.56%) Windows XP
5 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
6 15 (15.46%) VPN
6 15 (15.46%) Client/Server
7 14 (14.43%) HP
7 14 (14.43%) Law
7 14 (14.43%) Migration
8 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (13.40%) WAN
9 12 (12.37%) Linux
9 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
9 12 (12.37%) OpenView
9 12 (12.37%) Manufacturing
9 12 (12.37%) OVSD
9 12 (12.37%) Data Protection
9 12 (12.37%) GDPR
10 10 (10.31%) Active Directory
10 10 (10.31%) SQL
10 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.31%) Internet of Things
11 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (9.28%) ITIL
11 9 (9.28%) CRM
11 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (9.28%) Validation
12 8 (8.25%) DNS
12 8 (8.25%) MCSA

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 6 (6.19%) Confluence
2 3 (3.09%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.03%) Apache
4 1 (1.03%) CMS
4 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.03%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (21.65%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (6.19%) Office 365
4 2 (2.06%) Akamai
4 2 (2.06%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.03%) IaaS
5 1 (1.03%) PaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) VPN
2 13 (13.40%) WAN
3 8 (8.25%) DNS
4 5 (5.15%) HTTP
5 4 (4.12%) Firewall
5 4 (4.12%) LAN
5 4 (4.12%) MPLS
6 3 (3.09%) DHCP
6 3 (3.09%) Network Security
6 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.06%) 802.11
7 2 (2.06%) BGP
7 2 (2.06%) DSL
7 2 (2.06%) DWDM
7 2 (2.06%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.06%) IGRP
7 2 (2.06%) IPsec
7 2 (2.06%) OSPF
7 2 (2.06%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.15%) Impala
1 5 (5.15%) Pentaho
2 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.06%) DB2
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.03%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) JIRA
1 7 (7.22%) Selenium
2 6 (6.19%) JMeter
2 6 (6.19%) SoapUI
3 5 (5.15%) LoadRunner
4 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.09%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.06%) Ant
6 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.06%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.06%) JUnit
6 2 (2.06%) Subversion
7 1 (1.03%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.03%) Log4j
7 1 (1.03%) Maven
7 1 (1.03%) Mockito
7 1 (1.03%) Sahi
7 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 14 (14.43%) Law
2 12 (12.37%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.12%) Finance
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Games
5 1 (1.03%) German Language
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (27.84%) Analyst
2 12 (12.37%) Developer
3 11 (11.34%) Service Analyst
3 11 (11.34%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (10.31%) Architect
5 7 (7.22%) IT Support
5 7 (7.22%) React Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.15%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (5.15%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.15%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Security Architect
7 5 (5.15%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Administrator
8 4 (4.12%) Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) Information Architect
9 3 (3.09%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) HTML
1 8 (8.25%) XML
2 7 (7.22%) REST
3 6 (6.19%) Node.js
4 5 (5.15%) .NET
4 5 (5.15%) React
4 5 (5.15%) Web Services
5 4 (4.12%) React Native
6 3 (3.09%) 802.1X
6 3 (3.09%) CSS
7 2 (2.06%) Ajax
7 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.06%) JSON
7 2 (2.06%) SOAP
8 1 (1.03%) EJB
8 1 (1.03%) HTML5
8 1 (1.03%) Java SE
8 1 (1.03%) JSTL
8 1 (1.03%) Struts
8 1 (1.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Data Centre
2 15 (15.46%) Client/Server
3 10 (10.31%) Internet of Things
4 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.22%) Mainframe
6 6 (6.19%) NHS
7 3 (3.09%) Wiki
8 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.03%) ASIC
9 1 (1.03%) CESG
9 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.03%) Media Streaming
9 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.03%) Verilog
9 1 (1.03%) VHDL
9 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows XP
3 12 (12.37%) Linux
4 6 (6.19%) Windows Vista
5 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.12%) Unix
6 4 (4.12%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.06%) Solaris
7 2 (2.06%) VMS
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.03%) Android
8 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.03%) HPUX
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.43%) Migration
2 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.37%) Data Protection
4 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
5 9 (9.28%) CRM
5 9 (9.28%) ITIL
5 9 (9.28%) Validation
6 8 (8.25%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.25%) Security Architecture
7 7 (7.22%) BDD
7 7 (7.22%) Information Security
7 7 (7.22%) Performance Testing
7 7 (7.22%) Scrum
7 7 (7.22%) Software Testing
7 7 (7.22%) TDD
8 6 (6.19%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.19%) Regression Testing
8 6 (6.19%) SOA
8 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.31%) SQL
3 5 (5.15%) C
3 5 (5.15%) Java
4 3 (3.09%) C#
4 3 (3.09%) C++
4 3 (3.09%) Python
5 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.03%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.03%) Java 8
6 1 (1.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.03%) PHP
6 1 (1.03%) Ruby
6 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.25%) MCSA
3 6 (6.19%) A+ Certification
3 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.19%) ISEB
3 6 (6.19%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.15%) MCSE
4 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.12%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.09%) CCNA
6 3 (3.09%) CCNP
6 3 (3.09%) CISSP
6 3 (3.09%) Degree
6 3 (3.09%) MCITP
7 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.03%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) GDPR
2 7 (7.22%) QA
3 5 (5.15%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.09%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.06%) WCAG
6 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) OpenView
1 12 (12.37%) OVSD
2 4 (4.12%) SCCM
3 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.06%) Nessus
3 2 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.03%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.03%) Puppet
4 1 (1.03%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.43%) HP
3 6 (6.19%) Cisco
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) VMware
4 4 (4.12%) Dell
4 4 (4.12%) IBM
5 3 (3.09%) NETGEAR
5 3 (3.09%) Remedy
5 3 (3.09%) Virgin Media
6 2 (2.06%) Arista
6 2 (2.06%) Aruba
6 2 (2.06%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.06%) Citrix
6 2 (2.06%) F5
6 2 (2.06%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.06%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.06%) Splunk
6 2 (2.06%) Symantec
6 2 (2.06%) Zscaler