Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 40 77
Rank change year-on-year -13 +37 -14
Contract jobs citing Internet 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.59% 1.94% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 12.50% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Somerset median daily rate - £359 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.89% -32.83%
South West median daily rate £350 £338 £400
% change year-on-year +3.70% -15.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Somerset median hourly rate £50.00 £34.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.93% - -
South West median hourly rate £15.25 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -53.79% +20.00% +83.33%

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 70 72 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.73% 15.48% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 25 22
Somerset median daily rate £350 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £115 £241 £213
90th Percentile £512 £475 £400
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.78% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 6
Somerset median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -34.64% +73.86%
10th Percentile £19.80 £15.63 £24.05
90th Percentile £48.88 £42.50 £39.25
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +76.11%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Internet.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ATG
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0

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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Buildr
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) jMock
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
1 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) XML Parsing
2 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ATG
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft