The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 28 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
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 18 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.78% 2.27% 8.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 12.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £438 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -2.56% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.62% -3.03%  

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 Salford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28 8 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 38.89% 18.18% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +25.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Salford

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Salford

Internet
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

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

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java