The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 74 52 47
Rank change year-on-year -22 -5  
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.85% 2.15% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.72% 18.52% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £370 £308 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.32% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.65 £17.75
% change year-on-year -18.91% -6.19%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 106 81 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.97% 11.60% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 42 36
Median daily rate £365 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.35% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £219 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.99 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.43% -36.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.99 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.29 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Tyne and Wear

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Tyne and Wear

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 4 £370 +21.81% 8
Gateshead - 1 £450 - 1
Internet
North East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Internet.

1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
4 12 (50.00%) DHCP
4 12 (50.00%) DNS
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (45.83%) Intranet
6 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 8 (33.33%) Unix
6 8 (33.33%) Change Control
7 7 (29.17%) Server Building
7 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Linux
8 5 (20.83%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) SOA
9 4 (16.67%) J2EE
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) Open Source
9 4 (16.67%) Scala
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
10 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (12.50%) Perl
10 3 (12.50%) SQL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) DHCP
1 12 (50.00%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) Intranet
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) BGP
4 1 (4.17%) DSL
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.17%) IPsec
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) OSPF
4 1 (4.17%) SMTP
4 1 (4.17%) SNMP
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) RSpec
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Wintel Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Scala Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Support
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Change Control
2 7 (29.17%) Server Building
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) OOD
7 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Scala
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco