The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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 East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 72 49
Rank change year-on-year +18 -23  
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.04% 0.96% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 5.22% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £350 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +34.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £286 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 83 134 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 17.22% 18.31% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 39
Median daily rate £395 £365 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.21% +39.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £327 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £44.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -38.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in West Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in West Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Crawley +4 3 £375 - 2
Internet
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Internet.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (33.33%) KVM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Incident Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) iptables
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
1 2 (33.33%) LXC
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central