The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
London / City of London
Rank 152 147 183
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +36
Contract jobs citing DMZ 3 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 1.71% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £525 £525 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £419 £463
% change year-on-year
+9.85% -9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £21.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
362 351 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.27% 11.00% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 246 507
Median daily rate £425 £409 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% +5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £29.82 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.28% +59.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £24.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DMZ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DMZ across the City of London region.

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DMZ
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DMZ across the City of London region.

DMZ Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DMZ 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 City of London region with a requirement for DMZ.

1 7 (63.64%) VPN
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) VSAN
5 3 (27.27%) EMC VNX
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Docker
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) EMC
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) LAN

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Mule ESB
1 2 (18.18%) nginx
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) GitHub
2 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) VSAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Converged Networks
4 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
4 2 (18.18%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) HSRP
5 1 (9.09%) IPsec
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) VRRP
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Artifactory
2 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
2 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
2 2 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Azure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) EMC VNX
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) B2B
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Management
3 2 (18.18%) OWASP
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCSA
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) DFS Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) HAProxy
1 2 (18.18%) Kibana
1 2 (18.18%) logstash
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Rundeck
1 2 (18.18%) Salt
1 2 (18.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Black Duck
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) CommVault
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 2 (18.18%) Sonatype
4 2 (18.18%) Veracode
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk