Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 106 114
Rank change year-on-year -41 +8 -15
Contract jobs citing Internet 36 106 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.82% 1.96% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.53% 12.97% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 58 94
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -9.04% +44.18%
10th Percentile £282 £197 £175
90th Percentile £521 £541 £700
England median daily rate £401 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.21% +5.63% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.50 £13.50 £12.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.63% +11.00% -3.63%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.36
90th Percentile £15.55 £23.75 £20.50
England median hourly rate £16.00 £19.92 £17.33
% change year-on-year -19.68% +14.95% +15.53%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 651 817 898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.84% 15.11% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 486 558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.25% +9.64%
10th Percentile £166 £228 £209
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £403 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +0.75% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 45 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.54% -15.76%
10th Percentile £11.14 £11.10 £9.63
90th Percentile £33.80 £46.00 £44.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.11% +8.74% +5.00%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Yorkshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -18 18 £430 +14.67% 8
South Yorkshire -10 9 £475 -2.56%
North Yorkshire +4 6 £475 +26.67% 6
East Yorkshire -8 1 - -
Internet
England

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

1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 14 (38.89%) Firewall
4 13 (36.11%) Cisco
5 12 (33.33%) Banking
6 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
6 11 (30.56%) Unix
7 10 (27.78%) VPN
7 10 (27.78%) Information Security
8 9 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (25.00%) F5
9 8 (22.22%) Symantec
9 8 (22.22%) SSL
10 7 (19.44%) DNS
10 7 (19.44%) Juniper
10 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
11 6 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 6 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 6 (16.67%) 802.1X
11 6 (16.67%) FireEye
11 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 6 (16.67%) Nexpose
11 6 (16.67%) GFI Software
11 6 (16.67%) Rapid7
11 6 (16.67%) LogRhythm
11 6 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 6 (16.67%) ArcSight
11 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (16.67%) TippingPoint

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Acrobat
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Akamai
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
3 10 (27.78%) VPN
4 8 (22.22%) SSL
5 7 (19.44%) DNS
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (16.67%) Wireless
7 5 (13.89%) Intranet
8 2 (5.56%) BGP
8 2 (5.56%) BIG-IP
8 2 (5.56%) Broadband
8 2 (5.56%) DHCP
8 2 (5.56%) Extranet
8 2 (5.56%) HTTP
8 2 (5.56%) MPLS
8 2 (5.56%) MRTG
8 2 (5.56%) Network Security
8 2 (5.56%) VLAN
8 2 (5.56%) WebEx
8 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JMeter
General
1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (13.89%) Information Specialist
4 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Deskside Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) IP Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) WAP
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) Kafka
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
4 1 (2.78%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Online Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.56%) PDA
6 1 (2.78%) BYOD
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.78%) NHS
6 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Unix
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.33%) Linux
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.33%) Windows NT
6 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Information Security
2 9 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 6 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Computer Security
7 3 (8.33%) Network Management
7 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.33%) Service Management
7 3 (8.33%) SIEM
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Java
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (5.56%) CEH
2 2 (5.56%) CISM
2 2 (5.56%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) CRISC
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
2 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Nexpose
2 4 (11.11%) DameWare
3 3 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (8.33%) SCCM
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (5.56%) Netcool
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.78%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) F5
3 8 (22.22%) Symantec
4 7 (19.44%) Juniper
5 6 (16.67%) ArcSight
5 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 6 (16.67%) FireEye
5 6 (16.67%) GFI Software
5 6 (16.67%) LogRhythm
5 6 (16.67%) McAfee
5 6 (16.67%) Rapid7
5 6 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 6 (16.67%) TippingPoint
6 4 (11.11%) HP
6 4 (11.11%) Remedy
7 3 (8.33%) Dell
7 3 (8.33%) Wyse
8 2 (5.56%) Adobe
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.56%) VMware