The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 22
Contract jobs citing Internet 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton - 0.69% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.56% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £388 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Luton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 31 18 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 19.87% 12.50% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +47.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £140 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.11% -10.00%  
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 Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Luton

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Luton