Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 101 110
Rank change year-on-year -40 +9 +11
Contract jobs citing Internet 58 85 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.18% 2.01% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.94% 13.32% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 67
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.79% +14.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £284 £290 £175
90th Percentile £468 £500 £530
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £10.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.71% +2.94% -18.40%
England median hourly rate £15.30 £17.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year -12.57% -10.76% +21.35%

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 649 638 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.16% 15.11% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 343 489
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £230
90th Percentile £557 £549 £550
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 49
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.53 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.10 £30.89 £43.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -28.00% +21.95%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 August 2018. 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 -35 31 £425 +13.33% 18
South Yorkshire +4 21 £338 -22.86% 7
North Yorkshire -5 4 £338 -28.95% 4
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) Windows
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 14 (24.14%) Finance
5 12 (20.69%) Scrum
6 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.97%) Firewall
6 11 (18.97%) Android
7 10 (17.24%) Confluence
7 10 (17.24%) Cisco
7 10 (17.24%) Python
8 9 (15.52%) Unix
8 9 (15.52%) CheckPoint
8 9 (15.52%) Intranet
8 9 (15.52%) VMware
8 9 (15.52%) F5
9 8 (13.79%) Office 365
9 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
9 8 (13.79%) JIRA
9 8 (13.79%) Web Services
9 8 (13.79%) Linux
9 8 (13.79%) SQL
9 8 (13.79%) MCSA
9 8 (13.79%) Windows XP
9 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
10 7 (12.07%) .NET
10 7 (12.07%) Java
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (12.07%) Windows 2000

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 10 (17.24%) Confluence
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) nginx
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Office 365
2 4 (6.90%) GitHub
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.72%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 9 (15.52%) Intranet
3 5 (8.62%) Network Security
3 5 (8.62%) SSL
4 4 (6.90%) BIG-IP
4 4 (6.90%) HTTP
4 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.17%) IPsec
5 3 (5.17%) VPN
6 2 (3.45%) BGP
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (3.45%) DNS
6 2 (3.45%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.45%) Extranet
6 2 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (3.45%) OSPF
6 2 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
1 8 (13.79%) JIRA
2 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) GCC
3 1 (1.72%) GDB
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) GoogleTest
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Mockito
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.34%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Law
5 3 (5.17%) Games
6 2 (3.45%) Automotive
6 2 (3.45%) Retail
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.72%) Electronics
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.72%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Service Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) 1st Line Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (10.34%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Web Services
2 7 (12.07%) .NET
3 6 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (5.17%) CSS
4 3 (5.17%) HTML5
4 3 (5.17%) XML
5 2 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.45%) jQuery
5 2 (3.45%) REST
5 2 (3.45%) SOAP
5 2 (3.45%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) Java SE
6 1 (1.72%) JMS
6 1 (1.72%) JNI
6 1 (1.72%) Middleware
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.72%) Qt
6 1 (1.72%) Smarty
6 1 (1.72%) STL
6 1 (1.72%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) EPoS
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.72%) MPEG
4 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Android
3 9 (15.52%) Unix
4 8 (13.79%) Linux
4 8 (13.79%) Windows XP
5 7 (12.07%) Apple iOS
5 7 (12.07%) Windows 2000
5 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Vista
6 6 (10.34%) Mac OS
6 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.72%) HPUX
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) Scrum
3 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (10.34%) Change Management
5 6 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (10.34%) Feasibility Study
5 6 (10.34%) Open Source
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management
6 5 (8.62%) Change Control
6 5 (8.62%) DevOps
6 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (8.62%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Analytics
7 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.90%) SIEM
7 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) Python
2 8 (13.79%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) Java
4 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.62%) C++
6 4 (6.90%) C
7 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.72%) C#
9 1 (1.72%) LotusScript
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) MCSA
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.07%) HNC
2 7 (12.07%) MCP
2 7 (12.07%) MCSE
3 3 (5.17%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) CCSE
5 1 (1.72%) CCSP
5 1 (1.72%) CISSP
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) VCP5
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) GDPR
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) ProxySG
3 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.72%) Docker
5 1 (1.72%) Firmware
5 1 (1.72%) KVM
5 1 (1.72%) Varnish
5 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Ansible
2 3 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.45%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.45%) OpenView
3 2 (3.45%) QRadar
3 2 (3.45%) Terraform
4 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.72%) Packer
4 1 (1.72%) Puppet
4 1 (1.72%) Rundeck
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco
3 9 (15.52%) CheckPoint
3 9 (15.52%) F5
3 9 (15.52%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) Blue Coat
5 6 (10.34%) Splunk
5 6 (10.34%) Symantec
6 5 (8.62%) Dell
6 5 (8.62%) EMC
6 5 (8.62%) NetApp
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) Google
7 2 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.45%) Infoblox
7 2 (3.45%) Nimsoft
7 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.72%) LogRhythm