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 29 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.

Internet
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 62 75
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13  
Contract jobs citing Internet 16 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.57% 2.45% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.68% 21.60% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 11
Median daily rate £410 £625 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.40% +68.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £361 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -1.97% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £10.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year -12.90% -4.08%  

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 117 162 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.52% 11.32% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 106 115
Median daily rate £425 £363 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +12.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.10 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.02% -65.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

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 29 March 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 29 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Internet.

1 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) VMware
4 13 (28.26%) HTTP
5 12 (26.09%) PHP
5 12 (26.09%) HTML
5 12 (26.09%) MySQL
5 12 (26.09%) Apache
6 11 (23.91%) DNS
7 10 (21.74%) Linux
7 10 (21.74%) CSS
7 10 (21.74%) User Experience
8 9 (19.57%) Puppet
8 9 (19.57%) Replication
8 9 (19.57%) LAMP
8 9 (19.57%) Firewall
8 9 (19.57%) TDD
9 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 8 (17.39%) DevOps
9 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (17.39%) Node.js
10 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
10 7 (15.22%) jQuery
10 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
10 7 (15.22%) Java
10 7 (15.22%) Windows
11 6 (13.04%) XML
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.04%) CMS

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 12 (26.09%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Spark
3 5 (10.87%) OpenStack
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.52%) Plone
5 3 (6.52%) SilverStripe
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.35%) IIS
6 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.17%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (10.87%) IaaS
1 5 (10.87%) Loggly
1 5 (10.87%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) HTTP
2 11 (23.91%) DNS
3 9 (19.57%) Firewall
4 5 (10.87%) Intranet
4 5 (10.87%) Network Security
5 4 (8.70%) AMQP
5 4 (8.70%) LDAP
5 4 (8.70%) SMTP
5 4 (8.70%) SSH
5 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.35%) BIG-IP
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.35%) Extranet
6 2 (4.35%) IPsec
6 2 (4.35%) OSPF
6 2 (4.35%) SSL
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.87%) HBase
3 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.87%) Redis
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.70%) Riak
5 2 (4.35%) Informix
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) MS Access
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.87%) Grunt
1 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.87%) Maven
1 5 (10.87%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.17%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.17%) Babel
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Law
4 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Legal
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Electronics
5 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Games
6 1 (2.17%) iGaming
6 1 (2.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Architect
2 10 (21.74%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Security Architect
4 4 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Commercial Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Designer
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.52%) User Experience Researcher
5 3 (6.52%) User Researcher
5 3 (6.52%) UX Designer
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) PHP Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) CSS
3 9 (19.57%) LAMP
4 8 (17.39%) Node.js
5 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
5 7 (15.22%) jQuery
6 6 (13.04%) CSS3
6 6 (13.04%) HTML5
6 6 (13.04%) XML
7 5 (10.87%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (10.87%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (10.87%) SOAP
8 4 (8.70%) Kafka
8 4 (8.70%) React
8 4 (8.70%) REST
9 3 (6.52%) .NET
9 3 (6.52%) Flash
9 3 (6.52%) Web Services
10 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) User Experience
2 9 (19.57%) Replication
3 6 (13.04%) RIA
3 6 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.70%) NHS
5 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
5 4 (8.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.35%) Clustering
6 2 (4.35%) IVR
6 2 (4.35%) Online Banking
6 2 (4.35%) W3C
7 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.17%) iPhone
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) CoreOS
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.35%) CatOS
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Android
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) TDD
3 8 (17.39%) DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security
4 6 (13.04%) Security Operations
5 5 (10.87%) BDD
5 5 (10.87%) Change Control
5 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) Coaching
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.70%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (8.70%) Kanban
6 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Usability Testing
6 4 (8.70%) User Stories
6 4 (8.70%) Workflow
6 4 (8.70%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.09%) PHP
3 7 (15.22%) Java
4 5 (10.87%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.52%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Delphi
7 1 (2.17%) Go
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Docker
2 5 (10.87%) HDFS
2 5 (10.87%) VirtualBox
3 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.52%) vCloud
4 3 (6.52%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) Firmware
5 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Ansible
2 5 (10.87%) Kubernetes
2 5 (10.87%) Nagios
2 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.87%) Salt
2 5 (10.87%) ZABBIX
3 4 (8.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) VMware
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco
3 5 (10.87%) Google
3 5 (10.87%) New Relic
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Rackspace
3 5 (10.87%) SaltStack
3 5 (10.87%) Splunk
4 4 (8.70%) F5
5 2 (4.35%) Adobe
5 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.35%) Nokia
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) Lotus
6 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard
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