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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 48 48 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.97% 1.61% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.04% 9.40% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Median daily rate £130 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -67.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £373 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £535 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.65 £17.75
% change year-on-year -18.91% -6.19%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 119 117 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 19.29% 17.08% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 64 53
Median daily rate £330 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £315 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 17
Median hourly rate £31.50 £15.50 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.22% +4.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £13.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.95 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Hertfordshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 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
Watford -5 2 £130 -74.50% 2
Hemel Hempstead +7 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City -1 1 £450 +12.50% 2
Welwyn - 1 £250 -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (22.86%) SOA
6 8 (22.86%) Unix
7 7 (20.00%) Linux
7 7 (20.00%) MS Office
7 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 6 (17.14%) FTP
8 6 (17.14%) Forcepoint
8 6 (17.14%) EFT
8 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
9 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (14.29%) CRM
9 5 (14.29%) QA
9 5 (14.29%) SCCM
9 5 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
9 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (11.43%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) Retail
10 4 (11.43%) Finance
10 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
10 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.43%) Oracle
10 4 (11.43%) Java

Internet
Top Related 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 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) FTP
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) Intranet
5 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.57%) AWS Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Middleware Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Middleware Architect
5 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) J2EE
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) Ajax
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) Kendo UI
3 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) EFT
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) iPad
4 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.86%) CCTV
5 1 (2.86%) RIA
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
3 8 (22.86%) SOA
4 5 (14.29%) CRM
4 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 5 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.57%) Coaching
6 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.57%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Validation
7 2 (5.71%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) VBScript
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.71%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Forcepoint
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) AppSense
4 2 (5.71%) HP
4 2 (5.71%) Sun
4 2 (5.71%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
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