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 26 June 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 41 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11  
Contract jobs citing Internet 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.70% 1.62% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% 9.68% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £375 £313 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +160.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £24.25 £16.16
% change year-on-year -28.86% +50.06%  

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 47 62 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 20.00% 16.71% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 20
Median daily rate £450 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +81.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £243 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

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

Internet
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

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) RIA
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) User Experience
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Service Design
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 3 (15.00%) Unix
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile First
6 2 (10.00%) SIEM
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Online Games
6 2 (10.00%) Online Betting
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Security
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) Windows NT

Internet
Co-occurring 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 (5.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Online Betting
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Designer
1 5 (25.00%) UX Designer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Scrum Master
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior UX Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) RIA
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Online Games
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (20.00%) Scrum
2 4 (20.00%) Service Design
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Security
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Kanban
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) F5
1 1 (5.00%) SAP