Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 17 November 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 41 32
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9 +5
Contract jobs citing Internet 9 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.02% 0.63% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 2.25% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 14
Slough median daily rate £525 - £391
10th Percentile £313 - £204
90th Percentile £550 - £550
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +12.68% +1.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -46.67% -18.18% +57.14%

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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 69 89 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 23.15% 27.99% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 56 102
Slough median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -5.80%
10th Percentile £201 £211 £213
90th Percentile £548 £443 £521
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £368
% change year-on-year +3.23% +5.44% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -45.45% +57.14%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Slough

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Slough

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Slough over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Slough

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for Internet.

1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Nagios
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) LAMP
3 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 4 (44.44%) Sensu
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) JSF
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) MSF

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Process Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) LAMP
1 4 (44.44%) Sensu
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) EJB
2 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) JPA
2 2 (22.22%) JSF
2 2 (22.22%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) MSMQ
2 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) Servlets
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) Struts
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) HPUX
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Deployment Diagram
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) MSF
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIE
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
1 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia