Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 52 78
Rank change year-on-year -20 +26 -21
Contract jobs citing Internet 18 59 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.40% 3.25% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.29% 12.69% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 15
Reading median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £315 £325 £187
90th Percentile £515 £500 £400
Berkshire median daily rate £394 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.50% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Reading median hourly rate £32.83 £19.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.41% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.61 £21.25
% change year-on-year -33.71% -7.72% +21.43%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 286 465 374
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 22.26% 25.63% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 249 148
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £230
90th Percentile £560 £519 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 11
Reading median hourly rate £19.33 £19.61 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +12.06% +1.45%
10th Percentile £12.86 £10.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £56.95 £28.75 £45.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.34% -58.57% +89.19%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Reading

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Reading

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Reading over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Reading

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Reading

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Reading over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Internet in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Internet.

1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) C
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) HNC
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 4 (22.22%) LAN
6 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Serena
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Server Support
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Managing Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.56%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) XHTML
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 3 (16.67%) Internet of Things
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Android
4 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) CRM
1 4 (22.22%) Line Management
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 4 (22.22%) MVC
1 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
2 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) Information Management
2 3 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Release Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) API Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) C
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) HNC
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) CISM
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) GIAC
5 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.56%) PMP
5 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) CloudForms
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Serena
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat