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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 111 107 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Contract jobs citing Internet 88 132 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.52% 1.79% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.35% 15.17% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 89 117
Average daily rate
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£425 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.12% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £229 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £580 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Average hourly rate £30.82 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.18% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £11.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.00 £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £18.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +17.18%
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
775 870 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.40% 11.81% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 581 645
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 43
Average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 38 (22.09%) HTML
2 37 (21.51%) Banking
3 35 (20.35%) Java
4 34 (19.77%) SQL
5 33 (19.19%) Finance
6 30 (17.44%) Windows
7 29 (16.86%) E-Commerce
7 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
8 28 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (14.53%) Web Services
9 25 (14.53%) Cisco
10 23 (13.37%) CSS
10 23 (13.37%) Oracle
11 22 (12.79%) SQL Server
11 22 (12.79%) Retail
12 21 (12.21%) Degree
12 21 (12.21%) .NET
12 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
12 21 (12.21%) Firewall
13 20 (11.63%) Intranet
13 20 (11.63%) HTML5
14 19 (11.05%) Linux
14 19 (11.05%) OO
15 18 (10.47%) MS Excel
16 17 (9.88%) Migration
16 17 (9.88%) jQuery
17 16 (9.30%) Network Security
17 16 (9.30%) Telecoms
18 15 (8.72%) VMware
18 15 (8.72%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (7.56%) CMS
2 9 (5.23%) IIS
3 7 (4.07%) Apache
3 7 (4.07%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.74%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.16%) Drupal
7 2 (1.16%) Confluence
7 2 (1.16%) SAS
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.16%) Node.js
7 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.56%) MS Office
3 8 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.07%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.91%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.16%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.58%) Mingle
7 1 (0.58%) InDesign
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Academy Housing
1 3 (1.74%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.58%) assyst
3 1 (0.58%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.58%) Summit
3 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.91%) SaaS
2 3 (1.74%) GitHub
3 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.58%) PaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.21%) Firewall
2 20 (11.63%) Intranet
3 16 (9.30%) Network Security
4 14 (8.14%) VPN
5 11 (6.40%) LAN
6 10 (5.81%) WAN
6 10 (5.81%) DNS
6 10 (5.81%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.65%) BGP
7 8 (4.65%) Wireless
7 8 (4.65%) HTTP
7 8 (4.65%) SSL
7 8 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (3.49%) VLAN
8 6 (3.49%) MPLS
8 6 (3.49%) FTP
9 5 (2.91%) SAN
9 5 (2.91%) IPsec
9 5 (2.91%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.14%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.07%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.33%) MySQL
6 4 (2.33%) DB2
6 4 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.74%) Big Data
7 3 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.16%) MS Access
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.58%) Redis
9 1 (0.58%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (8.72%) Selenium
2 8 (4.65%) SoapUI
3 6 (3.49%) Subversion
4 5 (2.91%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.91%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.33%) JIRA
5 4 (2.33%) Grunt
5 4 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.33%) Bower
6 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.16%) TestNG
6 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.16%) Checkstyle
6 2 (1.16%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.16%) Toad
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.16%) JUnit
6 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.16%) Hudson
General
1 37 (21.51%) Banking
2 33 (19.19%) Finance
3 22 (12.79%) Retail
4 16 (9.30%) Telecoms
5 14 (8.14%) Marketing
6 10 (5.81%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.49%) Advertising
7 6 (3.49%) Publishing
8 5 (2.91%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.74%) Front Office
9 3 (1.74%) International Banking
10 2 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.16%) Local Government
11 1 (0.58%) Games
11 1 (0.58%) Legal
11 1 (0.58%) Electronics
11 1 (0.58%) Back Office
11 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (25.00%) Developer
2 38 (22.09%) Analyst
3 20 (11.63%) Architect
4 12 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 10 (5.81%) Designer
6 9 (5.23%) Consultant
7 8 (4.65%) Test Leader
7 8 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.07%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.07%) Technical Architect
8 7 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (3.49%) Web Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) User Experience Designer
11 4 (2.33%) Security Engineer
11 4 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (2.33%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.33%) Information Architect
11 4 (2.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.09%) HTML
2 25 (14.53%) Web Services
3 23 (13.37%) CSS
4 21 (12.21%) .NET
5 20 (11.63%) HTML5
6 17 (9.88%) jQuery
7 12 (6.98%) XML
8 11 (6.40%) CSS3
9 8 (4.65%) RESTful
9 8 (4.65%) REST
10 7 (4.07%) Backbone.js
10 7 (4.07%) Middleware
11 6 (3.49%) Spring
11 6 (3.49%) JSON
11 6 (3.49%) AngularJS
11 6 (3.49%) D3.js
12 5 (2.91%) Apache Flex
13 4 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (2.33%) JMS
13 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.23%) Mobile App
1 9 (5.23%) Online Banking
1 9 (5.23%) RIA
2 8 (4.65%) Open Source
3 7 (4.07%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.91%) Social Media
4 5 (2.91%) Clustering
4 5 (2.91%) Graphic Design
5 4 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.74%) W3C
6 3 (1.74%) Firmware
6 3 (1.74%) Statistics
6 3 (1.74%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.16%) Wiki
7 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.16%) FMCG
7 2 (1.16%) CESG
7 2 (1.16%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.44%) Windows
2 19 (11.05%) Linux
3 14 (8.14%) UNIX
4 10 (5.81%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.49%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.74%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.74%) AIX
8 3 (1.74%) SUSE
8 3 (1.74%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.74%) Android
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) SmartOS
9 1 (0.58%) Solaris
9 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.58%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.86%) E-Commerce
2 28 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (11.05%) OO
4 17 (9.88%) Migration
5 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (7.56%) ITIL
6 13 (7.56%) TDD
7 12 (6.98%) BDD
8 11 (6.40%) Scrum
8 11 (6.40%) Automated Testing
9 10 (5.81%) DevOps
9 10 (5.81%) User Stories
10 9 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.23%) Project Management
10 9 (5.23%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.23%) Content Management
10 9 (5.23%) Performance Testing
11 8 (4.65%) Load Testing
11 8 (4.65%) Security Testing
11 8 (4.65%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.35%) Java
2 34 (19.77%) SQL
3 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.81%) C#
5 8 (4.65%) Perl
6 7 (4.07%) Python
7 6 (3.49%) PHP
8 5 (2.91%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.33%) Ruby
9 4 (2.33%) XQuery
10 3 (1.74%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.74%) VBA
10 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.74%) C
11 2 (1.16%) Groovy
11 2 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (1.16%) XPath
11 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (12.21%) Degree
2 8 (4.65%) ISEB
3 7 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.49%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.49%) CCNP
5 4 (2.33%) CBAP
5 4 (2.33%) CISSP
6 3 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.74%) CCSP
6 3 (1.74%) JNCIS
6 3 (1.74%) CCSE
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.58%) MCSE
8 1 (0.58%) MCSA
8 1 (0.58%) MCP
8 1 (0.58%) CCIE
8 1 (0.58%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.58%) GIAC
8 1 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.72%) QA
2 4 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.74%) SLA
3 3 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.74%) COBIT
3 3 (1.74%) WAI
4 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.58%) HIPAA
System Software
1 12 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.65%) vSphere
4 3 (1.74%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.16%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.58%) Varnish
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.91%) Puppet
2 2 (1.16%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.16%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.16%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.58%) Ansible
3 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.58%) OpenView
3 1 (0.58%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (14.53%) Cisco
2 23 (13.37%) Oracle
3 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.72%) VMware
5 11 (6.40%) Citrix
6 10 (5.81%) Adobe
6 10 (5.81%) CheckPoint
7 9 (5.23%) Juniper
8 8 (4.65%) Business Objects
8 8 (4.65%) hybris
9 6 (3.49%) Sybase
10 5 (2.91%) F5
10 5 (2.91%) Informatica
11 4 (2.33%) Sitecore
11 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.74%) IBM
12 3 (1.74%) Civica
12 3 (1.74%) Capita
12 3 (1.74%) Orchard
12 3 (1.74%) Mitel
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