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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 43 34 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Contract jobs citing Internet 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.06% 1.83% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.52% 10.42% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.65 £16.50
% change year-on-year -18.91% +0.90%  

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 46 48 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 16.25% 17.58% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 22
Median daily rate £265 £250 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -21.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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
Leicester -5 3 - - 4
Internet
East Midlands

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Internet
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) MI Manager
2 1 (25.00%) MIS Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy