The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 25 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.89% 1.54% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 11.11% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £225 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.18 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £24.25 £16.16
% change year-on-year -28.86% +50.06%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 38 36 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 14.34% 13.90% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 26
Median daily rate £250 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £233 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.18 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.22% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Leicestershire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Leicestershire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth - 3 - -
Leicester -2 2 - - 2
Internet
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Life Science
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) SaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Aruba
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Broadband
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) HSRP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) MI Manager
3 1 (12.50%) MIS Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Microservices
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Altiris
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) VMware