The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 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
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 89 47
Rank change year-on-year +46 -42  
Contract jobs citing Internet 14 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.44% 2.25% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 6.23% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 7
Median daily rate £450 £385 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £210 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £508 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year - +5.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +73.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -19.04% +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 the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 119 578 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.77% 36.15% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 355 61
Median daily rate £338 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £218 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 42 20
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.28% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £16.99 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in the North East

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in the North East

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in the North East

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +60 14 £450 +16.88%
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Internet.

1 8 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 6 (33.33%) CRM
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
3 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) Selenium
3 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 5 (27.78%) RSpec
3 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
3 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (27.78%) Presales
3 5 (27.78%) BrowserStack
3 5 (27.78%) Sauce Labs
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) BrowserStack
1 5 (27.78%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) BGP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) NX-OS
1 1 (5.56%) TACACS
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) Telepresence
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
1 5 (27.78%) RSpec
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
1 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Ruby Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) CRM Architect
4 3 (16.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Security Officer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) CRM
1 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 6 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 5 (27.78%) BDD
2 5 (27.78%) ERP
2 5 (27.78%) Presales
2 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) ISMS
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Ruby
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto