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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 112 109 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -31
Contract jobs citing Internet 94 128 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.60% 1.81% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.55% 15.52% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 85 97
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £293 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 6
Average hourly rate - £12.25 £23.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £14.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-9.42% -18.84%
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
749 825 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.76% 11.67% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 531 593
Average daily rate £375 £425 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 36
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.33 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.11% -10.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +3.57%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014, 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 51 (27.42%) Banking
2 49 (26.34%) Finance
3 47 (25.27%) Windows
4 41 (22.04%) HTML
5 35 (18.82%) JavaScript
5 35 (18.82%) Cisco
6 33 (17.74%) Firewall
7 32 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (16.67%) Java
8 31 (16.67%) Linux
9 30 (16.13%) SQL
10 25 (13.44%) UNIX
11 24 (12.90%) .NET
12 22 (11.83%) OO
12 22 (11.83%) HTML5
13 21 (11.29%) Oracle
13 21 (11.29%) CSS
13 21 (11.29%) VPN
13 21 (11.29%) Intranet
13 21 (11.29%) Investment Banking
14 20 (10.75%) Network Security
14 20 (10.75%) VMware
15 19 (10.22%) CheckPoint
15 19 (10.22%) DNS
15 19 (10.22%) Microsoft
16 18 (9.68%) TCP/IP
16 18 (9.68%) LAN
16 18 (9.68%) MS Excel
16 18 (9.68%) RESTful
17 17 (9.14%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 15 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.45%) IIS
2 12 (6.45%) CMS
3 7 (3.76%) Apache
4 6 (3.23%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.69%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.69%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.08%) Node.js
7 2 (1.08%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.54%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.54%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.54%) SAS
8 1 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.14%) MS Office
3 6 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.69%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.15%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.54%) InDesign
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) assyst
2 3 (1.61%) Academy Housing
2 3 (1.61%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.54%) Summit
3 1 (0.54%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.54%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.76%) SaaS
2 3 (1.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.54%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.54%) PaaS
3 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.54%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.74%) Firewall
2 21 (11.29%) VPN
2 21 (11.29%) Intranet
3 20 (10.75%) Network Security
4 19 (10.22%) DNS
5 18 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 18 (9.68%) LAN
6 16 (8.60%) WAN
6 16 (8.60%) Wireless
7 14 (7.53%) BGP
8 12 (6.45%) SSL
9 10 (5.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (5.38%) HTTP
10 8 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (4.30%) SAN
10 8 (4.30%) DHCP
10 8 (4.30%) OSPF
11 7 (3.76%) EIGRP
11 7 (3.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) MySQL
3 6 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.15%) Big Data
4 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.15%) DB2
5 3 (1.61%) MS Access
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.08%) DataStax
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.54%) Redis
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Grunt
1 11 (5.91%) Bower
2 9 (4.84%) WebDriver
3 5 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.69%) JIRA
4 4 (2.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.15%) Subversion
5 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.61%) Selenium
5 3 (1.61%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.61%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.08%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.08%) Mockito
6 2 (1.08%) Hudson
6 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.08%) Maven
6 2 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.54%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.54%) JMeter
7 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (27.42%) Banking
2 49 (26.34%) Finance
3 21 (11.29%) Investment Banking
4 17 (9.14%) Retail
5 11 (5.91%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.91%) Marketing
6 6 (3.23%) Multimedia
6 6 (3.23%) Publishing
7 5 (2.69%) Spanish Language
8 4 (2.15%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.61%) Legal
9 3 (1.61%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.08%) Local Government
10 2 (1.08%) Back Office
10 2 (1.08%) Advertising
10 2 (1.08%) Games
11 1 (0.54%) Front Office
11 1 (0.54%) Law
11 1 (0.54%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (22.04%) Developer
2 28 (15.05%) Analyst
3 27 (14.52%) Architect
4 15 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (7.53%) Consultant
6 11 (5.91%) Support Analyst
7 10 (5.38%) Security Engineer
8 9 (4.84%) Technical Architect
9 8 (4.30%) Network Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.76%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.76%) Network Architect
10 7 (3.76%) Security Architect
11 6 (3.23%) Designer
11 6 (3.23%) Senior Security Engineer
12 5 (2.69%) Administrator
12 5 (2.69%) Applications Support
12 5 (2.69%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.69%) .NET Developer
12 5 (2.69%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.04%) HTML
2 24 (12.90%) .NET
3 22 (11.83%) HTML5
4 21 (11.29%) CSS
5 18 (9.68%) RESTful
6 14 (7.53%) XML
7 13 (6.99%) AngularJS
8 11 (5.91%) Web Services
8 11 (5.91%) D3.js
9 9 (4.84%) CSS3
10 8 (4.30%) jQuery
11 7 (3.76%) REST
11 7 (3.76%) Backbone.js
12 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET
13 5 (2.69%) Middleware
13 5 (2.69%) .NET Framework
14 4 (2.15%) Spring
15 3 (1.61%) XSLT
15 3 (1.61%) J2EE
15 3 (1.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) User Experience
2 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.91%) Blackberry
4 10 (5.38%) Clustering
5 9 (4.84%) Online Banking
6 8 (4.30%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.30%) PKI
7 7 (3.76%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.76%) Replication
8 6 (3.23%) Open Source
8 6 (3.23%) Handset
9 5 (2.69%) Copywriting
9 5 (2.69%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (2.15%) Internet of Things
10 4 (2.15%) Social Media
10 4 (2.15%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.15%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.61%) RIA
11 3 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.27%) Windows
2 31 (16.67%) Linux
3 25 (13.44%) UNIX
4 17 (9.14%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.30%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.23%) Android
6 6 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.61%) SUSE
8 3 (1.61%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.61%) AIX
8 3 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.08%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.08%) CentOS
9 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (11.83%) OO
3 15 (8.06%) Project Management
3 15 (8.06%) E-Commerce
4 14 (7.53%) ITIL
4 14 (7.53%) Migration
5 13 (6.99%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (5.91%) Investment Management
8 10 (5.38%) TDD
8 10 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (4.84%) Content Management
10 8 (4.30%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.30%) Network Design
10 8 (4.30%) MVC
10 8 (4.30%) Service Management
11 7 (3.76%) Business Continuity
11 7 (3.76%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.76%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (3.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.82%) JavaScript
2 31 (16.67%) Java
3 30 (16.13%) SQL
4 12 (6.45%) C#
5 11 (5.91%) Perl
6 10 (5.38%) Python
7 5 (2.69%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.69%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.15%) Scala
8 4 (2.15%) Ruby
8 4 (2.15%) PHP
9 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.08%) R
9 2 (1.08%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (1.08%) VBA
9 2 (1.08%) XQuery
10 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.54%) VBScript
10 1 (0.54%) C
10 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.14%) Degree
2 13 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.91%) CCNP
4 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.23%) CISSP
6 5 (2.69%) CCSE
7 4 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.15%) MCITP
7 4 (2.15%) MCDST
8 3 (1.61%) CISA
8 3 (1.61%) CISM
8 3 (1.61%) MCSA
8 3 (1.61%) MCP
9 2 (1.08%) CCEE
9 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.08%) CEH
9 2 (1.08%) MCSE
9 2 (1.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (4.30%) SLA
2 7 (3.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.23%) QA
4 5 (2.69%) COBIT
5 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.54%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.54%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.54%) WCAG
6 1 (0.54%) WAI
System Software
1 17 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.99%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.76%) ProxySG
4 6 (3.23%) vSphere
5 4 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.61%) Firmware
6 3 (1.61%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.08%) XenApp
7 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.08%) Squid
7 2 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.54%) Varnish
8 1 (0.54%) RHEV
8 1 (0.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) SCCM
2 3 (1.61%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (1.61%) Puppet
3 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.08%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.54%) Control-M
4 1 (0.54%) Nagios
4 1 (0.54%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.54%) Ansible
4 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (18.82%) Cisco
2 21 (11.29%) Oracle
3 20 (10.75%) VMware
4 19 (10.22%) CheckPoint
4 19 (10.22%) Microsoft
5 14 (7.53%) Citrix
5 14 (7.53%) Juniper
6 12 (6.45%) F5
7 8 (4.30%) Sourcefire
7 8 (4.30%) Sybase
7 8 (4.30%) Business Objects
8 7 (3.76%) Altiris
8 7 (3.76%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.23%) Informatica
10 4 (2.15%) IBM
10 4 (2.15%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.61%) Reuters
11 3 (1.61%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.61%) Adobe
11 3 (1.61%) Civica
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £420 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £17 - £18.50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Gresham College
Rate: An annual fee of £6,900 will be paid by the College.
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago