The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 30 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
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 24 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 -  
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.61% 0.82% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -1.28% +1.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28 30 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 12.17% 24.59% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 8
Median daily rate £313 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £26.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +114.00%  
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 Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Northern Ireland

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Northern Ireland

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Northern Ireland

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Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 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
County Antrim - 6 £225 - 11
Internet
UK

For the 6 months to 30 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Internet.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec
1 6 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 6 (66.67%) Polycom
1 6 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (66.67%) Veeam
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 6 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (66.67%) IT Asset Management
2 3 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 3 (33.33%) OSPF
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) WAN

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 3 (33.33%) OSPF
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) IT Asset Management
1 6 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 6 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Polycom
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec
1 6 (66.67%) Veeam
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
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