Period
to 19 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 51 68
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 43 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.79% 3.48% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.80% 15.97% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 8
Hertfordshire median daily rate £225 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.53% -5.47% -21.05%
10th Percentile £125 £121 £254
90th Percentile £343 £550 £556
East of England median daily rate £310 £309 £375
% change year-on-year +0.32% -17.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 - £11.00
10th Percentile £11.25 - £10.50
90th Percentile £29.00 - £11.50
East of England median hourly rate £13.50 £29.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year -54.41% -15.40% +233.33%

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 256 288 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.63% 21.79% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 147 107
Hertfordshire median daily rate £349 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.75% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £143 £194 £254
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £363 £370 £375
% change year-on-year -2.03% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 12 31
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £36.60 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.75% +74.29% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.05 £10.38 £12.50
90th Percentile £36.75 £44.73 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +45.08%

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 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 February 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
Welwyn Garden City -1 20 £200 +23.08% 2
Rickmansworth - 7 - -
Stevenage - 7 £500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 4 £325 -
Hertford - 2 - -
Watford -29 1 - - 2
Hatfield - 1 - - 5
Internet
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 27 (62.79%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) E-Commerce
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (32.56%) CRM
4 14 (32.56%) Windows
4 14 (32.56%) Finance
4 14 (32.56%) Payment Gateway
5 11 (25.58%) SQL
6 10 (23.26%) SLA
7 9 (20.93%) ITIL
7 9 (20.93%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (18.60%) Sun
8 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 8 (18.60%) Banking
9 7 (16.28%) OVSD
9 7 (16.28%) Wireless
9 7 (16.28%) Java
9 7 (16.28%) Linux
9 7 (16.28%) OpenView
9 7 (16.28%) HP
9 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
9 7 (16.28%) VPN
10 6 (13.95%) Web Services
11 5 (11.63%) XML
11 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
11 5 (11.63%) HTML
11 5 (11.63%) Unix
11 5 (11.63%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (11.63%) Cisco

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 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.33%) CloudFront
1 1 (2.33%) GitHub
1 1 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) VPN
1 7 (16.28%) Wireless
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) IMAP
3 4 (9.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Ant
2 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.33%) Log4j
2 1 (2.33%) Mockito
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Billing
4 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.65%) German Language
5 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Support Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
5 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Support
5 4 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Project Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Service Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.98%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Operations Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) Web Services
3 5 (11.63%) Ajax
3 5 (11.63%) HTML
3 5 (11.63%) XML
4 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (9.30%) CSS
4 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
4 4 (9.30%) jQuery
4 4 (9.30%) LINQ
4 4 (9.30%) LINQ to SQL
4 4 (9.30%) RequireJS
4 4 (9.30%) WCF
5 3 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.33%) JDBC
6 1 (2.33%) Node.js
6 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
1 4 (9.30%) W3C
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.63%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) HPUX
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) E-Commerce
2 14 (32.56%) CRM
3 9 (20.93%) Collaborative Working
3 9 (20.93%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) API Development
5 4 (9.30%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (9.30%) MVC
5 4 (9.30%) SDLC
5 4 (9.30%) Workflow
6 3 (6.98%) Client Onboarding
6 3 (6.98%) Data Entry
6 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (4.65%) Data Validation
7 2 (4.65%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (4.65%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) C#
4 4 (9.30%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) QA
3 2 (4.65%) PMO
4 1 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Docker
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) OpenView
1 7 (16.28%) OVSD
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Sun
3 7 (16.28%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco
5 4 (9.30%) PayPal
6 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (6.98%) VMware
7 2 (4.65%) Apple
8 1 (2.33%) ATG
8 1 (2.33%) Becrypt
8 1 (2.33%) Blue Martini
8 1 (2.33%) Demandware
8 1 (2.33%) Elastic Path
8 1 (2.33%) hybris
8 1 (2.33%) IBM
8 1 (2.33%) Splunk