Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 43 49
Rank change year-on-year -31 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Internet 25 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.52% 3.84% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.58% 16.62% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 14
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £188 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +140.00% -51.61% +3.33%
10th Percentile £340 £130 £149
90th Percentile £513 £400 £543
East of England median daily rate £450 £325 £378
% change year-on-year +38.46% -13.91% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £24.75 £20.83
% change year-on-year -49.49% +18.82% +41.22%

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 261 325 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.90% 23.12% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 156 145
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £163 £130 £245
90th Percentile £502 £550 £495
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 9
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.92% -4.84% -18.70%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.03 £13.60
90th Percentile £52.75 £32.40 £44.08
East of England median hourly rate £16.75 £22.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -23.86% -41.33% +23.97%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 - 9 - -
Stevenage -15 5 £450 - 1
St Albans - 3 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead -15 2 £425 +21.43%
Hatfield +1 1 - - 1
Letchworth -1 1 £130 -
Internet
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (40.00%) VPN
3 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (36.00%) OpenView
3 9 (36.00%) HP
3 9 (36.00%) OVSD
4 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) Internet of Things
6 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.00%) React
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.00%) REST
6 4 (16.00%) Node.js
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) C#
7 3 (12.00%) MCSA
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) MySQL
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.00%) IIS
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.00%) CSS

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 (12.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Akamai
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) BGP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) DWDM
2 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.00%) GLBP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.00%) IGRP
2 1 (4.00%) IPsec
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) OSPF
2 1 (4.00%) SNMP
2 1 (4.00%) SSL
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
1 8 (32.00%) Service Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (20.00%) React Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (12.00%) CRM Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) Node.js
1 4 (16.00%) React
1 4 (16.00%) REST
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) React Native
4 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Wiki
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.00%) VMS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) SOA
1 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (12.00%) CRM
2 3 (12.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (12.00%) IT Asset Management
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Biometrics
4 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Network Management
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (12.00%) MCITP
1 3 (12.00%) MCSA
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) OpenView
1 9 (36.00%) OVSD
2 2 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Symantec
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Arista
4 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.00%) Zscaler