Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 76 68
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing Internet 9 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.73% 1.44% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.78% 5.48% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 26
Reading median daily rate £500 £339 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.60% -9.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £258 £199 £291
90th Percentile £599 £389 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Reading median hourly rate - £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.36% -5.71%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -33.33% -36.84%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 238 365 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.19% 26.32% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 154 237
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.36% +3.20%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £227
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year - +5.96% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 30
Reading median hourly rate £25.33 £41.25 £35.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.60% +15.21% +104.60%
10th Percentile £15.28 £13.13 £12.21
90th Percentile £46.98 £55.65 £70.95
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £20.56 £39.00
% change year-on-year -34.35% -47.28% +122.86%

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 22 January 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Sass
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (22.22%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Server Building
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 2 (22.22%) gulp
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) IaaS
4 2 (22.22%) WSO2
4 2 (22.22%) Grunt

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 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) SMTP
2 2 (22.22%) SSH
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Grunt
1 2 (22.22%) gulp
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) LAMP
2 2 (22.22%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Server Building
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) WSO2
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle