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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 116 101 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Contract jobs citing Internet 93 139 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.54% 1.93% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.68% 16.14% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 84 110
Average daily rate
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£463 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £235 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £24.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £16.58
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -3.46%
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
796 861 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.21% 11.97% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 546 613
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 40 32
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £48.75 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.94 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +7.14%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 50 (28.25%) Banking
2 44 (24.86%) Finance
3 42 (23.73%) HTML
3 42 (23.73%) Windows
4 36 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 32 (18.08%) Cisco
5 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (17.51%) Linux
7 30 (16.95%) Java
8 29 (16.38%) Firewall
9 27 (15.25%) SQL
10 25 (14.12%) .NET
11 24 (13.56%) OO
12 23 (12.99%) UNIX
12 23 (12.99%) Oracle
12 23 (12.99%) Intranet
12 23 (12.99%) HTML5
13 21 (11.86%) CSS
13 21 (11.86%) Microsoft
14 20 (11.30%) VPN
14 20 (11.30%) Network Security
15 19 (10.73%) CheckPoint
15 19 (10.73%) VMware
16 18 (10.17%) LAN
16 18 (10.17%) MS Excel
16 18 (10.17%) Investment Banking
17 17 (9.60%) ITIL
17 17 (9.60%) DNS
18 16 (9.04%) WAN
18 16 (9.04%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (7.34%) SharePoint
1 13 (7.34%) CMS
2 12 (6.78%) IIS
3 7 (3.95%) Apache
4 6 (3.39%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.26%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.26%) Node.js
7 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.13%) Confluence
8 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.13%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.56%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 18 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.04%) MS Office
3 6 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.26%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.56%) InDesign
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Academy Housing
1 3 (1.69%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 3 (1.69%) assyst
2 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.56%) Summit
3 1 (0.56%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.56%) Magento
3 1 (0.56%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) SaaS
2 3 (1.69%) GitHub
3 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.38%) Firewall
2 23 (12.99%) Intranet
3 20 (11.30%) VPN
3 20 (11.30%) Network Security
4 18 (10.17%) LAN
5 17 (9.60%) DNS
6 16 (9.04%) WAN
7 14 (7.91%) TCP/IP
8 13 (7.34%) Wireless
9 12 (6.78%) BGP
9 12 (6.78%) HTTP
10 9 (5.08%) SSL
10 9 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (4.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (3.39%) NetScaler
13 6 (3.39%) Reverse Proxy
13 6 (3.39%) DHCP
13 6 (3.39%) Ethernet
13 6 (3.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) MySQL
3 7 (3.95%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.26%) DB2
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.26%) Big Data
7 3 (1.69%) MS Access
7 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Grunt
1 8 (4.52%) Bower
2 6 (3.39%) WebDriver
3 5 (2.82%) Subversion
3 5 (2.82%) JIRA
3 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.69%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.13%) Mockito
6 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.13%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.13%) Hudson
7 1 (0.56%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.56%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.56%) Gradle
7 1 (0.56%) JMeter
General
1 50 (28.25%) Banking
2 44 (24.86%) Finance
3 18 (10.17%) Investment Banking
4 16 (9.04%) Retail
5 11 (6.21%) Marketing
6 9 (5.08%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.39%) Publishing
8 5 (2.82%) Spanish Language
8 5 (2.82%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.69%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.69%) International Banking
10 2 (1.13%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.13%) Local Government
10 2 (1.13%) Games
10 2 (1.13%) Advertising
10 2 (1.13%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.56%) Front Office
11 1 (0.56%) Back Office
11 1 (0.56%) Law
11 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (23.73%) Developer
2 29 (16.38%) Architect
3 26 (14.69%) Analyst
4 13 (7.34%) Consultant
5 12 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (6.21%) Technical Architect
6 11 (6.21%) Support Analyst
7 9 (5.08%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.52%) Web Developer
8 8 (4.52%) Security Engineer
9 7 (3.95%) Designer
10 6 (3.39%) Security Architect
10 6 (3.39%) Network Architect
10 6 (3.39%) Senior Security Engineer
11 5 (2.82%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.82%) Security Consultant
12 4 (2.26%) Applications Support
12 4 (2.26%) Administrator
12 4 (2.26%) Network Analyst
12 4 (2.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.73%) HTML
2 25 (14.12%) .NET
3 23 (12.99%) HTML5
4 21 (11.86%) CSS
5 16 (9.04%) RESTful
6 14 (7.91%) XML
7 13 (7.34%) jQuery
8 11 (6.21%) Web Services
8 11 (6.21%) D3.js
8 11 (6.21%) AngularJS
9 10 (5.65%) CSS3
10 9 (5.08%) REST
10 9 (5.08%) Middleware
11 8 (4.52%) Backbone.js
12 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET
13 5 (2.82%) Spring
13 5 (2.82%) .NET Framework
13 5 (2.82%) JSON
14 4 (2.26%) Apache Flex
14 4 (2.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) User Experience
1 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.65%) Clustering
3 9 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.52%) Online Banking
4 8 (4.52%) PKI
4 8 (4.52%) Open Source
5 7 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.95%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.95%) Replication
6 6 (3.39%) RIA
7 5 (2.82%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.26%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (2.26%) Copywriting
8 4 (2.26%) Social Media
9 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.69%) Handset
9 3 (1.69%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (23.73%) Windows
2 31 (17.51%) Linux
3 23 (12.99%) UNIX
4 14 (7.91%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.82%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.82%) Android
8 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.69%) SUSE
9 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.69%) AIX
10 2 (1.13%) Solaris
10 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.13%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.13%) CentOS
10 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.56%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (13.56%) OO
3 17 (9.60%) ITIL
4 15 (8.47%) E-Commerce
4 15 (8.47%) Migration
5 13 (7.34%) Project Management
6 11 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (6.21%) Investment Management
7 10 (5.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (5.65%) TDD
8 9 (5.08%) Content Management
8 9 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.52%) Scrum
9 8 (4.52%) Service Management
9 8 (4.52%) MVC
9 8 (4.52%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (3.95%) Load Balancing
10 7 (3.95%) Data Management
10 7 (3.95%) Network Design
10 7 (3.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (20.34%) JavaScript
2 30 (16.95%) Java
3 27 (15.25%) SQL
4 12 (6.78%) C#
5 10 (5.65%) Perl
6 9 (5.08%) Python
7 5 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.82%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.26%) XQuery
8 4 (2.26%) Ruby
8 4 (2.26%) PHP
8 4 (2.26%) Scala
9 3 (1.69%) Groovy
9 3 (1.69%) C
10 2 (1.13%) XPath
10 2 (1.13%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.56%) R
11 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.34%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (6.78%) CCNP
2 12 (6.78%) Degree
3 7 (3.95%) CISSP
3 7 (3.95%) CCSE
4 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.69%) JNCIS
7 3 (1.69%) MCDST
7 3 (1.69%) CISA
7 3 (1.69%) CISM
7 3 (1.69%) CCSP
7 3 (1.69%) MCSA
8 2 (1.13%) MCP
8 2 (1.13%) MCSE
8 2 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.13%) CCEA
8 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.95%) COBIT
3 6 (3.39%) QA
3 6 (3.39%) SLA
4 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.56%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.56%) WCAG
6 1 (0.56%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.39%) ProxySG
3 6 (3.39%) vSphere
4 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.69%) Firmware
5 3 (1.69%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.13%) Squid
6 2 (1.13%) XenApp
6 2 (1.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.56%) KVM
7 1 (0.56%) RHEV
7 1 (0.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) SCCM
1 5 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (1.13%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.13%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.13%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.56%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (18.08%) Cisco
2 23 (12.99%) Oracle
3 21 (11.86%) Microsoft
4 19 (10.73%) CheckPoint
4 19 (10.73%) VMware
5 15 (8.47%) Juniper
6 14 (7.91%) Citrix
7 11 (6.21%) F5
8 9 (5.08%) Sybase
8 9 (5.08%) Business Objects
9 8 (4.52%) Sourcefire
10 7 (3.95%) Informatica
11 6 (3.39%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.39%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.82%) Altiris
13 4 (2.26%) IBM
13 4 (2.26%) Adobe
14 3 (1.69%) Civica
14 3 (1.69%) Capita
14 3 (1.69%) Orchard
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: Negotiable Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago