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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 113 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Contract jobs citing Internet 95 127 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 1.86% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.87% 16.41% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 86 87
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £296 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 8
Average hourly rate £17.75 £27.56 £27.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.59% -0.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% -10.00%
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
738 774 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.06% 11.33% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 500 576
Average daily rate £388 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 49
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.56 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 49 (25.93%) Windows
2 46 (24.34%) Banking
3 45 (23.81%) Finance
4 39 (20.63%) Cisco
5 38 (20.11%) HTML
6 35 (18.52%) Firewall
7 32 (16.93%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (16.40%) Linux
9 30 (15.87%) JavaScript
10 28 (14.81%) SQL
11 27 (14.29%) Java
11 27 (14.29%) UNIX
12 26 (13.76%) VPN
13 25 (13.23%) OO
14 23 (12.17%) Network Security
15 22 (11.64%) DNS
16 21 (11.11%) TCP/IP
16 21 (11.11%) MS Excel
16 21 (11.11%) Oracle
16 21 (11.11%) CheckPoint
16 21 (11.11%) Windows 7
16 21 (11.11%) HTML5
16 21 (11.11%) Investment Banking
17 20 (10.58%) VMware
17 20 (10.58%) .NET
18 19 (10.05%) Microsoft
19 18 (9.52%) MS Office
19 18 (9.52%) BGP
19 18 (9.52%) Retail
19 18 (9.52%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.29%) IIS
3 9 (4.76%) CMS
4 8 (4.23%) Apache
5 6 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.65%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.12%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.59%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.06%) Node.js
9 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.06%) WorkSite
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.53%) JBoss
10 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion MX
10 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.52%) MS Office
3 6 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.12%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.53%) InDesign
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) assyst
2 3 (1.59%) Academy Housing
2 3 (1.59%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.53%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.53%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.53%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.65%) SaaS
2 3 (1.59%) GitHub
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) PaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.53%) SoftLayer
3 1 (0.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.52%) Firewall
2 26 (13.76%) VPN
3 23 (12.17%) Network Security
4 22 (11.64%) DNS
5 21 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 18 (9.52%) BGP
7 17 (8.99%) Intranet
7 17 (8.99%) LAN
8 16 (8.47%) Wireless
9 15 (7.94%) WAN
9 15 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (6.88%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (6.35%) SSL
12 11 (5.82%) HTTP
12 11 (5.82%) DHCP
13 10 (5.29%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (5.29%) OSPF
14 9 (4.76%) NetScaler
15 8 (4.23%) SAN
15 8 (4.23%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.76%) MySQL
3 6 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.12%) Big Data
5 4 (2.12%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.12%) DB2
6 3 (1.59%) MS Access
6 3 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.06%) DataStax
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) Redis
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Bower
1 11 (5.82%) Grunt
2 9 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 5 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.65%) JIRA
4 4 (2.12%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.59%) Selenium
5 3 (1.59%) Hudson
6 2 (1.06%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.06%) Subversion
6 2 (1.06%) Maven
6 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.06%) Toad
6 2 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.06%) Xcode
7 1 (0.53%) MSI
General
1 46 (24.34%) Banking
2 45 (23.81%) Finance
3 21 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 18 (9.52%) Retail
5 12 (6.35%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.82%) Marketing
7 6 (3.17%) Multimedia
7 6 (3.17%) Publishing
8 5 (2.65%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.65%) Spanish Language
9 4 (2.12%) Back Office
9 4 (2.12%) Legal
10 3 (1.59%) Front Office
10 3 (1.59%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.06%) Local Government
11 2 (1.06%) Games
11 2 (1.06%) Advertising
11 2 (1.06%) Law
12 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (19.05%) Developer
2 30 (15.87%) Analyst
3 25 (13.23%) Architect
4 14 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 13 (6.88%) Consultant
6 11 (5.82%) Network Engineer
6 11 (5.82%) Support Analyst
7 7 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 7 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 7 (3.70%) Network Architect
7 7 (3.70%) Security Architect
8 6 (3.17%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (3.17%) Designer
8 6 (3.17%) Applications Support
9 5 (2.65%) Service Analyst
9 5 (2.65%) Senior Developer
9 5 (2.65%) Administrator
9 5 (2.65%) Test Engineer
9 5 (2.65%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.11%) HTML
2 21 (11.11%) HTML5
3 20 (10.58%) .NET
4 17 (8.99%) RESTful
4 17 (8.99%) CSS
5 13 (6.88%) XML
5 13 (6.88%) AngularJS
6 11 (5.82%) D3.js
7 10 (5.29%) Web Services
8 9 (4.76%) CSS3
9 8 (4.23%) jQuery
9 8 (4.23%) Middleware
10 6 (3.17%) REST
10 6 (3.17%) Backbone.js
11 4 (2.12%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.59%) XSLT
12 3 (1.59%) J2EE
12 3 (1.59%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.59%) Apache Flex
12 3 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.47%) User Experience
2 13 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.35%) Blackberry
4 9 (4.76%) PKI
5 8 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.23%) Online Banking
5 8 (4.23%) Clustering
6 7 (3.70%) Replication
6 7 (3.70%) Handset
7 6 (3.17%) Open Source
7 6 (3.17%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.65%) Copywriting
8 5 (2.65%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.12%) Internet of Things
9 4 (2.12%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (2.12%) Social Media
9 4 (2.12%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.59%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.59%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.93%) Windows
2 31 (16.40%) Linux
3 27 (14.29%) UNIX
4 21 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 10 (5.29%) Windows XP
6 7 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.17%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.65%) Android
9 4 (2.12%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.59%) SUSE
10 3 (1.59%) AIX
10 3 (1.59%) Solaris
10 3 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.93%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (13.23%) OO
3 16 (8.47%) ITIL
4 15 (7.94%) Project Management
5 14 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 14 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (6.35%) Migration
7 10 (5.29%) Incident Management
7 10 (5.29%) TDD
8 9 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 9 (4.76%) Investment Management
8 9 (4.76%) Network Design
8 9 (4.76%) Content Management
9 8 (4.23%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.23%) Service Management
10 7 (3.70%) OOP
10 7 (3.70%) Network Architecture
10 7 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.87%) JavaScript
2 28 (14.81%) SQL
3 27 (14.29%) Java
4 14 (7.41%) C#
5 11 (5.82%) Python
6 10 (5.29%) Perl
7 5 (2.65%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.12%) Ruby
8 4 (2.12%) Scala
8 4 (2.12%) PHP
9 3 (1.59%) C
9 3 (1.59%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.06%) R
10 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.06%) XQuery
10 2 (1.06%) VBScript
10 2 (1.06%) VBA
10 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (9.52%) Degree
2 13 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.82%) CCNP
4 9 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.65%) CISSP
6 4 (2.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.12%) CCSE
6 4 (2.12%) MCITP
6 4 (2.12%) MCDST
6 4 (2.12%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.59%) CISA
7 3 (1.59%) CISM
7 3 (1.59%) MCSA
7 3 (1.59%) MCP
8 2 (1.06%) CCEE
8 2 (1.06%) CEH
8 2 (1.06%) MOS
8 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.06%) CCNA
8 2 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.76%) SLA
3 7 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.65%) QA
5 4 (2.12%) COBIT
6 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.53%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.53%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.53%) WCAG
7 1 (0.53%) WAI
System Software
1 17 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.47%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.76%) ProxySG
4 5 (2.65%) vSphere
5 4 (2.12%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.59%) Firmware
6 3 (1.59%) Squid
6 3 (1.59%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.06%) XenApp
7 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.53%) Varnish
8 1 (0.53%) KVM
8 1 (0.53%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (3.17%) SCCM
2 3 (1.59%) Puppet
2 3 (1.59%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.06%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.53%) Control-M
4 1 (0.53%) Nagios
4 1 (0.53%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.53%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.53%) WMI
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.53%) Ansible
4 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 39 (20.63%) Cisco
2 21 (11.11%) Oracle
2 21 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 20 (10.58%) VMware
4 19 (10.05%) Microsoft
5 17 (8.99%) F5
6 16 (8.47%) Juniper
7 13 (6.88%) Citrix
8 9 (4.76%) Blue Coat
9 8 (4.23%) Altiris
9 8 (4.23%) Sourcefire
10 6 (3.17%) Sybase
10 6 (3.17%) Business Objects
11 5 (2.65%) IBM
12 4 (2.12%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.12%) Apple
12 4 (2.12%) Informatica
12 4 (2.12%) HP
13 3 (1.59%) Reuters
13 3 (1.59%) Bloomberg
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