The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 44 42
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.53% 1.84% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.94% 10.39% 11.11%
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 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -52.00%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 63 77 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.33% 17.74% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 50 33
Median daily rate £393 £475 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.36% +65.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £529 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -11.11%  
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in South Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in South Yorkshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Sheffield +9 4 £375 +20.00% 2
Internet
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) RIA
3 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Service Design
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.64%) Computer Security
5 3 (13.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (13.64%) SIEM
5 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
5 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Windows NT
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) Client/Server

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (4.55%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) Intranet
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Online Betting
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Designer
1 5 (22.73%) UX Designer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Scrum Master
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior UX Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Server Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Database Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) RIA
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.09%) Online Games
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media
5 1 (4.55%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 4 (18.18%) Scrum
2 4 (18.18%) Service Design
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Security
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
3 3 (13.64%) SIEM
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Kanban
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
1 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco
1 1 (4.55%) F5
1 1 (4.55%) SAP