Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 75 80
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 -5
Contract jobs citing Internet 20 25 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Reading 2.07% 1.83% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 8.25% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 9
Median daily rate £369 £481 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.38% +1.32% +26.67%
10th Percentile £105 £120 £232
90th Percentile £450 £538 £605
Berkshire median daily rate £338 £473 £338
% change year-on-year -28.57% +40.00% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £40.00
10th Percentile £31.25 - £37.50
90th Percentile £33.75 - £42.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £12.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +62.50% - -

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 240 303 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.82% 22.20% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 128 141
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +1.80%
10th Percentile £136 £250 £205
90th Percentile £550 £600 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 14
Median hourly rate £16.50 £42.50 £17.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.18% +138.73% -66.09%
10th Percentile £16.25 £17.00 £15.73
90th Percentile £29.63 £49.85 £52.13
Median hourly rate £17.54 £12.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +46.17% -36.84% +58.33%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Reading

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Internet in Reading.

Daily rate trend for Internet in Reading

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Internet in Reading over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Internet in Reading

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Internet in Reading.

Hourly rate trend for Internet in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Internet.

1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
5 4 (20.00%) ITSM
5 4 (20.00%) Legal
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (20.00%) Broadband
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
6 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) LTE
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) 4G
6 3 (15.00%) Bomgar
6 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) WebEx
6 3 (15.00%) Diameter Protocol
6 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (15.00%) PDA
6 3 (15.00%) Replication
6 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007

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 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (15.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (5.00%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) Broadband
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) 3G
3 3 (15.00%) 4G
3 3 (15.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) LTE
3 3 (15.00%) MPLS
3 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (15.00%) WebEx
4 2 (10.00%) 5G
4 2 (10.00%) BGP
4 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) IPsec
4 2 (10.00%) OSPF
4 2 (10.00%) VLAN
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Architect
1 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Adviser
2 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support
2 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Traffic Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 4G Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (15.00%) PDA
1 3 (15.00%) Replication
1 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (10.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Process Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (5.00%) Network Management
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (15.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
1 3 (15.00%) Bomgar
1 3 (15.00%) HP
1 3 (15.00%) Peregrine
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) F5
2 2 (10.00%) Juniper
2 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Nokia
3 1 (5.00%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Progress