The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 122 108 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing Internet 30 84 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 1.67% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% 12.41% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 63 71
Average daily rate £338 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £645 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £32.62 £17.63 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.06% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £17.53 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.73 £35.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Internet
London

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
340 677 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.84% 13.45% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 491 442
Average daily rate £413 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £507 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Internet
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 Internet across the City of London region.

Internet Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Internet
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 Internet across the City of London region.

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 18 (31.03%) Firewall
3 14 (24.14%) Finance
3 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
4 11 (18.97%) SQL
5 10 (17.24%) Oracle
5 10 (17.24%) ITIL
5 10 (17.24%) Cisco
5 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
6 9 (15.52%) DNS
6 9 (15.52%) LAN
6 9 (15.52%) WAN
6 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.79%) Degree
7 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
7 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
7 8 (13.79%) Citrix
7 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
8 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (12.07%) Linux
8 7 (12.07%) MS Office
8 7 (12.07%) Java
8 7 (12.07%) VMware
9 6 (10.34%) IPsec
9 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (10.34%) HTML
9 6 (10.34%) VPN
9 6 (10.34%) Intranet
9 6 (10.34%) SSL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.62%) IIS
2 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.45%) nginx
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Lightstreamer
5 1 (1.72%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) MS Office
3 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.72%) MS Project
5 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.17%) PaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) Google App Engine
3 2 (3.45%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) AdSense
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) GitHub
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Firewall
2 9 (15.52%) DNS
2 9 (15.52%) LAN
2 9 (15.52%) WAN
3 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.34%) Intranet
4 6 (10.34%) IPsec
4 6 (10.34%) SSL
4 6 (10.34%) VPN
5 5 (8.62%) HTTP
5 5 (8.62%) OSPF
5 5 (8.62%) Wireless
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.90%) DHCP
6 4 (6.90%) SNMP
6 4 (6.90%) WLAN
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (5.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Neo4j
3 3 (5.17%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.17%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Redis
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Subversion
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) JIRA
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) Hudson
4 2 (3.45%) Maven
4 2 (3.45%) MSI
4 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.72%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.72%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.72%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.72%) jMock
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Front Office
3 3 (5.17%) Games
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
4 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (13.79%) Support Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 4 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) HTML5
4 2 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.45%) RESTful
4 2 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (1.72%) CSS3
5 1 (1.72%) JMS
5 1 (1.72%) Open Graph
5 1 (1.72%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (1.72%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.72%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.72%) WCF
5 1 (1.72%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) Statistics
3 3 (5.17%) User Experience
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) iPad
4 2 (3.45%) iPhone
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Social Media
4 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) RIA
5 1 (1.72%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.90%) Unix
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.45%) AIX
6 2 (3.45%) CentOS
6 2 (3.45%) Debian
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.72%) Android
7 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.72%) Solaris
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.62%) Change Management
3 5 (8.62%) Project Management
4 4 (6.90%) Network Design
4 4 (6.90%) Scrum
5 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.17%) Automated Testing
5 3 (5.17%) B2B
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.17%) Network Management
5 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.17%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.17%) Service Management
6 2 (3.45%) Investment Management
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.45%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
3 7 (12.07%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) Perl
4 5 (8.62%) Python
5 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) C#
6 3 (5.17%) Go
6 3 (5.17%) VBScript
7 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.72%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.72%) Groovy
8 1 (1.72%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) SOQL
8 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.62%) CCNP
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.17%) CCNA
5 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.17%) MCSA
5 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) CISSP
6 2 (3.45%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.72%) CCSA
7 1 (1.72%) CCSE
7 1 (1.72%) CEH
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.72%) GIAC
7 1 (1.72%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.72%) MCITP
7 1 (1.72%) MCPD
7 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Docker
3 3 (5.17%) XenApp
4 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.72%) Firmware
5 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.72%) NFS
5 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.72%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
5 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) Ansible
3 2 (3.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.45%) Mesos
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (3.45%) Puppet
4 1 (1.72%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.72%) EnCase
4 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) SCOM
4 1 (1.72%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.72%) WSUS
4 1 (1.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) VMware
5 4 (6.90%) F5
6 3 (5.17%) AppSense
6 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.17%) Google
6 3 (5.17%) Juniper
6 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.45%) Altiris
7 2 (3.45%) Avaya
7 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) Nortel
7 2 (3.45%) Perforce
7 2 (3.45%) Rackspace
7 2 (3.45%) Reuters
7 2 (3.45%) Sybase
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