Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 19 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 49 59
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 +4
Contract jobs citing Internet 37 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.36% 3.46% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 16.00% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 11
Hertfordshire median daily rate £419 £180 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +132.64% -52.00% -0.63%
10th Percentile £133 £126 £308
90th Percentile £513 £396 £520
East of England median daily rate £450 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.88% - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £19.26 £20.83
% change year-on-year -35.11% -7.53% +54.30%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 259 275 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.49% 21.65% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 145 143
Hertfordshire median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +8.99%
10th Percentile £167 £130 £250
90th Percentile £510 £565 £535
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.69% -12.33% -5.03%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £13.43
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.50 £43.55
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year -12.06% -46.93% +57.89%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Hertfordshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Internet in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Hertfordshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Hertfordshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Hertfordshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Rickmansworth - 12 - -
Stevenage -8 8 £450 -
Hemel Hempstead -13 4 £425 +372.38% 1
Welwyn Garden City -13 3 £135 -25.00% 2
St Albans - 3 - - 2
Hatfield - 2 £400 - 2
Letchworth +1 1 £130 -
Watford -12 1 - - 3
Internet
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Office
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) VPN
3 12 (32.43%) Windows XP
3 12 (32.43%) OpenView
3 12 (32.43%) HP
3 12 (32.43%) OVSD
4 11 (29.73%) Manufacturing
5 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.92%) REST
6 7 (18.92%) Internet of Things
7 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.22%) Node.js
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.22%) SOA
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) XML
8 5 (13.51%) React
9 4 (10.81%) React Native
9 4 (10.81%) VMware
9 4 (10.81%) SCCM
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL
9 4 (10.81%) SQL
9 4 (10.81%) IBM
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (8.11%) CRM
10 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
10 3 (8.11%) A+ Certification

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (8.11%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
2 1 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) VPN
2 2 (5.41%) BGP
2 2 (5.41%) DHCP
2 2 (5.41%) DMVPN
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
2 2 (5.41%) DWDM
2 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
2 2 (5.41%) GLBP
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.41%) IGRP
2 2 (5.41%) IPsec
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) MPLS
2 2 (5.41%) Multicast
2 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.41%) OSPF
2 2 (5.41%) SNMP
2 2 (5.41%) SSL
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Log4j
2 1 (2.70%) Mockito
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 11 (29.73%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Service Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) React Developer
5 6 (16.22%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (13.51%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Administrator
7 4 (10.81%) IT Support
7 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
8 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) IT Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) REST
2 6 (16.22%) Node.js
3 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 5 (13.51%) React
3 5 (13.51%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) React Native
5 3 (8.11%) .NET
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
6 2 (5.41%) 802.1X
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
7 1 (2.70%) Ajax
7 1 (2.70%) EJB
7 1 (2.70%) JDBC
7 1 (2.70%) JMS
7 1 (2.70%) JSON
7 1 (2.70%) JSTL
7 1 (2.70%) XHTML
7 1 (2.70%) XSD
7 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Internet of Things
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Wiki
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) VMS
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) HPUX
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) SOA
1 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
3 3 (8.11%) CRM
3 3 (8.11%) Decision-Making
3 3 (8.11%) IT Asset Management
3 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (5.41%) Data Validation
4 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.41%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 2 (5.41%) Validation
4 2 (5.41%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) A+ Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCITP
2 3 (8.11%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) OpenView
1 12 (32.43%) OVSD
2 4 (10.81%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) HP
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) IBM
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Arista
4 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) F5
4 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec
4 2 (5.41%) Zscaler
5 1 (2.70%) ATG
5 1 (2.70%) Becrypt
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Demandware
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) Meraki
5 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.70%) Sun