The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 34 41 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15  
Contract jobs citing Internet 16 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.26% 2.58% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.75% 14.86% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £475 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £17.65 £17.00
% change year-on-year -24.92% +3.82%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 81 74 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 21.54% 17.33% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 31
Median daily rate £500 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £187 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Sheffield over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Sheffield

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Sheffield

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Internet.

1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) User Experience
3 9 (37.50%) Service Design
3 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) RIA
5 6 (25.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) SLA
7 3 (12.50%) Marketing
7 3 (12.50%) Open Source
8 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (8.33%) Transition Management
8 2 (8.33%) Mobile First
8 2 (8.33%) Social Media
8 2 (8.33%) Coaching
8 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 2 (8.33%) Degree
8 2 (8.33%) Online Games
8 2 (8.33%) Online Betting
8 2 (8.33%) Kanban
8 2 (8.33%) Games

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
1 1 (4.17%) NAS
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Online Betting
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Designer
1 9 (37.50%) UX Designer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum Master
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) WAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) User Experience
2 7 (29.17%) RIA
3 2 (8.33%) Online Games
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Service Design
2 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Kanban
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) F5
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) VMware