The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 June 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.

Internet
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 93 79
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14  
Contract jobs citing Internet 21 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.94% 1.20% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.22% 8.29% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 22
Median daily rate £338 £390 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.46% -6.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £354 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £10.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -17.85% +29.95%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 138 217 225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.75% 14.45% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 141 143
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £26.63 £10.20 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +161.10% -54.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.20 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £13.21 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Leeds

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Leeds

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Internet.

1 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) Finance
4 9 (23.68%) DNS
4 9 (23.68%) User Experience
5 8 (21.05%) Degree
5 8 (21.05%) Windows
6 7 (18.42%) .NET
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) VMware
6 7 (18.42%) Web Development
6 7 (18.42%) jQuery
7 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
8 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (13.16%) VLAN
8 5 (13.16%) Online Banking
8 5 (13.16%) Marketing
8 5 (13.16%) Banking
8 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (13.16%) VPN
8 5 (13.16%) DHCP
8 5 (13.16%) LAN
8 5 (13.16%) WAN
8 5 (13.16%) C#
8 5 (13.16%) Delphi
8 5 (13.16%) SQL Server

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) Plone
3 2 (5.26%) SilverStripe
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Akamai
2 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Loggly
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) DHCP
3 5 (13.16%) LAN
3 5 (13.16%) VLAN
3 5 (13.16%) VPN
3 5 (13.16%) WAN
3 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (10.53%) HTTP
5 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 3 (7.89%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (7.89%) SMTP
5 3 (7.89%) SSH
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.26%) Intranet
6 2 (5.26%) IPsec
6 2 (5.26%) OSPF
6 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MS Access
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) HBase
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Redis
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Grunt
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Marketing
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Electronics
5 2 (5.26%) Games
5 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Developer
2 4 (10.53%) Project Leader
2 4 (10.53%) Security Technician
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience Researcher
2 4 (10.53%) User Researcher
3 3 (7.89%) Designer
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Tester
4 2 (5.26%) UX Designer
4 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) jQuery
3 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.16%) XML
4 4 (10.53%) CSS
5 3 (7.89%) REST
5 3 (7.89%) SOAP
6 2 (5.26%) Flash
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (5.26%) React
7 1 (2.63%) Akka
7 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.63%) CSS3
7 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.63%) HTML5
7 1 (2.63%) LAMP
7 1 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (2.63%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Online Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 3 (7.89%) IVR
4 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
4 3 (7.89%) RIA
4 3 (7.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (5.26%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.63%) iPhone
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) AIX
3 2 (5.26%) CatOS
3 2 (5.26%) Solaris
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) CoreOS
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Project Management
2 7 (18.42%) Web Development
3 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
3 5 (13.16%) DevOps
3 5 (13.16%) Information Governance
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Change Control
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) TDD
4 4 (10.53%) Usability Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Change Management
5 3 (7.89%) Ergonomics
5 3 (7.89%) Open Source
5 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.89%) Psychology
5 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.89%) Web Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) Delphi
4 4 (10.53%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) C
7 1 (2.63%) Clojure
7 1 (2.63%) Elixir
7 1 (2.63%) Erlang
7 1 (2.63%) Haskell
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) vCloud
1 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) HDFS
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) vRealize
3 2 (5.26%) Ansible
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.63%) Nagios
4 1 (2.63%) Salt
4 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) McAfee
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) F5
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) Nokia
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Sun
6 1 (2.63%) Adobe
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) Imperva
6 1 (2.63%) New Relic
6 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.63%) Splunk