The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank - 58 28
Contract jobs citing Internet 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 0.93% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £260 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 38 32 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 21.11% 7.48% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 10
Median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £293 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
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 £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Shropshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Shropshire

Internet
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft