Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 55 47
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 +6
Contract jobs citing Internet 25 43 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.76% 2.82% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.71% 16.35% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 30
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £280 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -21.02% -5.47%
10th Percentile £250 £125 £124
90th Percentile £439 £405 £550
East of England median daily rate £314 £328 £325
% change year-on-year -4.20% +0.77% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £24.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.98% - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £24.75 £29.61
% change year-on-year -49.49% -16.41% -12.91%

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 287 263 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 20.21% 17.25% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 114 160
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -0.07%
10th Percentile £213 £192 £195
90th Percentile £500 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +7.59% +3.57% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 10
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £36.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -54.92% +74.29%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.65 £13.38
90th Percentile £66.81 £30.95 £44.53
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £28.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -38.39% -18.84% +15.00%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 0 10 - -
Waltham Cross - 4 £300 - 1
Watford +8 2 - - 1
Borehamwood - 2 £375 - 2
Hatfield +6 1 £425 - 1
Hertford +4 1 £350 - 1
Internet
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 10 (40.00%) VPN
2 10 (40.00%) OpenView
2 10 (40.00%) HP
3 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (32.00%) XML
3 8 (32.00%) DHCP
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (28.00%) OVSD
5 6 (24.00%) C
5 6 (24.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) MySQL
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) IIS
6 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.00%) CSS
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) HTTP
6 4 (16.00%) SNMP

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 (16.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) VPN
2 8 (32.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) HTTP
3 4 (16.00%) IGMP
3 4 (16.00%) PBX
3 4 (16.00%) RTCP
3 4 (16.00%) RTP
3 4 (16.00%) SNMP
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) VLAN
3 4 (16.00%) VoIP
3 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (8.00%) 3GPP
4 2 (8.00%) 5G
4 2 (8.00%) LTE
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) GDB
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (16.00%) Valgrind
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Service Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) VoIP Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Protocol Stack Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (16.00%) OO
1 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (16.00%) Task-Oriented
1 4 (16.00%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (12.00%) Web Development
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C
1 6 (24.00%) C++
2 4 (16.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (16.00%) KVM
1 4 (16.00%) VirtualBox
1 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) OpenView
2 7 (28.00%) OVSD
3 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (16.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Symantec
2 4 (16.00%) Veeam
2 4 (16.00%) VMware