Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 22 October 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 123 92
Rank change year-on-year +8 -31 -4
Contract jobs citing Internet 34 52 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.16% 1.38% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.52% 10.81% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 77
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £274 £175 £313
90th Percentile £467 £500 £700
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88% +37.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.50 £11.60 £11.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.10% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.48
90th Percentile £14.83 £13.50 £15.34
Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.50 £13.25 £12.41
% change year-on-year -28.30% +6.75% -1.64%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 399 481 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.66% 12.78% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 285 339
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £240
90th Percentile £543 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 41
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -15.63% -14.67%
10th Percentile £9.40 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £28.30 £21.78 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.92 £13.00
% change year-on-year +2.05% +7.04% -12.55%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in West Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in West Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in West Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in West Yorkshire

Internet
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Leeds -7 19 £338 -16.15% 1
Bradford - 4 £288 -
Halifax +7 1 £438 -1.13% 1
Wakefield -6 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £430 -
Internet
Yorkshire

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

1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 9 (26.47%) ITIL
4 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (23.53%) XML
5 8 (23.53%) .NET
6 7 (20.59%) IIS
6 7 (20.59%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) Web Development
7 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) DNS
7 6 (17.65%) HP
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 6 (17.65%) C#
7 6 (17.65%) LAN
7 6 (17.65%) WAN
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
8 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
8 5 (14.71%) Information Governance
8 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.71%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (14.71%) DHCP
8 5 (14.71%) MS Access

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Akamai
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
2 6 (17.65%) WAN
3 5 (14.71%) DHCP
3 5 (14.71%) Intranet
3 5 (14.71%) VLAN
3 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (11.76%) VPN
5 3 (8.82%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security
7 1 (2.94%) BGP
7 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.94%) DMZ
7 1 (2.94%) Extranet
7 1 (2.94%) HTTP
7 1 (2.94%) MPLS
7 1 (2.94%) MRTG
7 1 (2.94%) SSL
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) MS Access
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) JMeter
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Games
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Project Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Security Technician
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Firewall Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) User Experience Researcher
5 2 (5.88%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) XML
3 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 6 (17.65%) jQuery
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.82%) XSL
6 1 (2.94%) Akka
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) Node.js
6 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.76%) Online Banking
3 2 (5.88%) IVR
3 2 (5.88%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) AIX
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 6 (17.65%) Web Development
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 5 (14.71%) Information Governance
4 5 (14.71%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Service Management
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Network Management
5 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.82%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) Delphi
4 4 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Clojure
6 1 (2.94%) Elixir
6 1 (2.94%) Erlang
6 1 (2.94%) Haskell
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) DameWare
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.94%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) Dell
3 4 (11.76%) McAfee
3 4 (11.76%) Wyse
4 3 (8.82%) LANDesk
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) Imperva
5 2 (5.88%) Sun
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) Twitter