The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 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 West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing Internet 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.88% 1.23% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 8.57% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £356 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% -12.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year - +5.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -22.95% +29.95%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 40 35 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 19.42% 14.34% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 17
Median daily rate £375 £300 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £325 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.90% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.50 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.65 £20.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Somerset

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Somerset

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 6 - -
Bath +1 1 £300 -15.78%
Internet
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Internet.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 8 (44.44%) Extranet
3 8 (44.44%) IIS
3 8 (44.44%) Workflow
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) PKI
3 8 (44.44%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) IaaS
3 8 (44.44%) Protective Monitoring
4 7 (38.89%) Gradle
4 7 (38.89%) Apache Buildr
4 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 7 (38.89%) Ansible
4 7 (38.89%) Docker
4 7 (38.89%) XML Parsing
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) RESTful
4 7 (38.89%) Mercurial
4 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (38.89%) JSON
4 7 (38.89%) Refactoring
4 7 (38.89%) jMock
4 7 (38.89%) RIA
4 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Web 2.0
4 7 (38.89%) Ajax

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (44.44%) IIS
1 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 8 (44.44%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Extranet
2 6 (33.33%) DMZ
2 6 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Ant
2 7 (38.89%) Apache Buildr
2 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
2 7 (38.89%) Gradle
2 7 (38.89%) IntelliJ
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) jMock
2 7 (38.89%) JUnit
2 7 (38.89%) Maven
2 7 (38.89%) Mercurial
2 7 (38.89%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Technical Architect
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Django Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Ajax
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) EJB
1 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) JSF
1 7 (38.89%) JSON
1 7 (38.89%) JSP
1 7 (38.89%) RESTful
1 7 (38.89%) SOAP
1 7 (38.89%) Spring
1 7 (38.89%) Struts
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) COM
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) Django
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) PKI
2 7 (38.89%) RIA
2 7 (38.89%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Protective Monitoring
1 8 (44.44%) TDD
1 8 (44.44%) Workflow
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Pair Programming
2 7 (38.89%) Refactoring
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
2 7 (38.89%) XML Parsing
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) OOD
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) APMP
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) ATG
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle