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 August 2015 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 120 115 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Internet 79 92 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.47% 1.58% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% 11.49% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 61 86
Average daily rate
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£423 £440 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% +23.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £206 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £19.62 £30.82 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.35% +180.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
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
719 801 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.38% 13.78% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 513 573
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 30
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.37 £160.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015, 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 46 (29.68%) Finance
2 36 (23.23%) Banking
3 35 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (22.58%) Windows
4 30 (19.35%) Firewall
5 28 (18.06%) DNS
6 27 (17.42%) TCP/IP
6 27 (17.42%) UNIX
7 26 (16.77%) HTML
8 25 (16.13%) Java
8 25 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 24 (15.48%) JavaScript
10 23 (14.84%) Intranet
11 22 (14.19%) HTTP
11 22 (14.19%) Oracle
12 21 (13.55%) Linux
12 21 (13.55%) Cisco
13 18 (11.61%) HTML5
13 18 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (10.97%) .NET
15 16 (10.32%) SSL
15 16 (10.32%) Extranet
15 16 (10.32%) F5
16 15 (9.68%) CSS
17 14 (9.03%) MS Excel
17 14 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (8.39%) TDD
18 13 (8.39%) Investment Banking
18 13 (8.39%) Scrum
18 13 (8.39%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (6.45%) CMS
2 9 (5.81%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.52%) Apache
3 7 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 5 (3.23%) Confluence
5 4 (2.58%) Node.js
5 4 (2.58%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.58%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.94%) IIS
6 3 (1.94%) Jetty
6 3 (1.94%) WordPress
6 3 (1.94%) nginx
7 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.65%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.74%) MS Office
3 4 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.58%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.94%) MS Project
5 2 (1.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.65%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) RMDS
2 1 (0.65%) assyst
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.35%) Firewall
2 28 (18.06%) DNS
3 27 (17.42%) TCP/IP
4 23 (14.84%) Intranet
5 22 (14.19%) HTTP
6 16 (10.32%) SSL
6 16 (10.32%) Extranet
7 12 (7.74%) BIG-IP
8 11 (7.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (7.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 10 (6.45%) VPN
9 10 (6.45%) LAN
9 10 (6.45%) WAN
10 9 (5.81%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (5.16%) SMTP
12 6 (3.87%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (3.87%) AMQP
13 5 (3.23%) OSPF
13 5 (3.23%) BGP
13 5 (3.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.10%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.16%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.16%) Big Data
4 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.87%) MySQL
6 4 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.29%) OLTP
8 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (6.45%) JIRA
2 9 (5.81%) Subversion
2 9 (5.81%) Cucumber
3 8 (5.16%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.87%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.58%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.58%) JUnit
5 4 (2.58%) Gradle
5 4 (2.58%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.58%) Grunt
5 4 (2.58%) Bower
6 3 (1.94%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.94%) Ant
6 3 (1.94%) Selenium
7 2 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.29%) JMeter
7 2 (1.29%) Mockito
8 1 (0.65%) Hudson
8 1 (0.65%) Maven
8 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
General
1 46 (29.68%) Finance
2 36 (23.23%) Banking
3 13 (8.39%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.16%) Advertising
5 6 (3.87%) Law
5 6 (3.87%) Legal
6 5 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.23%) Retail
7 4 (2.58%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.58%) Marketing
7 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.94%) Billing
9 2 (1.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.65%) Front Office
10 1 (0.65%) Publishing
10 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.65%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (20.65%) Developer
2 17 (10.97%) Analyst
3 14 (9.03%) Architect
3 14 (9.03%) Administrator
4 12 (7.74%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (5.81%) Business Analyst
6 7 (4.52%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.52%) Support Engineer
7 5 (3.23%) Technical Architect
7 5 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (3.23%) Applications Architect
7 5 (3.23%) Network Specialist
8 4 (2.58%) Security Engineer
8 4 (2.58%) Security Manager
8 4 (2.58%) Web Engineer
8 4 (2.58%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (2.58%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (2.58%) C# Developer
8 4 (2.58%) Java Developer
8 4 (2.58%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.77%) HTML
2 18 (11.61%) HTML5
3 17 (10.97%) .NET
4 15 (9.68%) CSS
5 11 (7.10%) jQuery
6 10 (6.45%) Web Services
6 10 (6.45%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.81%) RESTful
8 8 (5.16%) CSS3
8 8 (5.16%) D3.js
9 6 (3.87%) REST
9 6 (3.87%) Backbone.js
9 6 (3.87%) JMS
10 5 (3.23%) Ajax
10 5 (3.23%) JSON
11 4 (2.58%) WCF
11 4 (2.58%) SAML
11 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.94%) EJB
12 3 (1.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.16%) User Experience
2 8 (5.16%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.87%) Online Banking
4 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.23%) Clustering
4 5 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.58%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.58%) PKI
6 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.29%) Handset
6 2 (1.29%) Replication
6 2 (1.29%) NHS
6 2 (1.29%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.29%) BYOD
6 2 (1.29%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.29%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.58%) Windows
2 27 (17.42%) UNIX
3 21 (13.55%) Linux
4 12 (7.74%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.58%) Solaris
7 3 (1.94%) Debian
7 3 (1.94%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.94%) Android
7 3 (1.94%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.29%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.65%) AIX
9 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (8.39%) TDD
3 13 (8.39%) OO
3 13 (8.39%) Scrum
4 12 (7.74%) ITIL
5 9 (5.81%) E-Commerce
5 9 (5.81%) Workflow
5 9 (5.81%) Content Management
5 9 (5.81%) BDD
6 8 (5.16%) Open Source
6 8 (5.16%) PRINCE2
6 8 (5.16%) Configuration Management
7 7 (4.52%) Software Engineering
8 6 (3.87%) TOGAF
8 6 (3.87%) Test Scripting
8 6 (3.87%) Load Testing
8 6 (3.87%) Web Development
8 6 (3.87%) Project Management
8 6 (3.87%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.13%) Java
2 24 (15.48%) JavaScript
3 11 (7.10%) C#
3 11 (7.10%) SQL
4 8 (5.16%) PHP
5 7 (4.52%) Perl
6 6 (3.87%) Python
7 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.58%) Ruby
9 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.94%) VBScript
10 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.65%) C++
11 1 (0.65%) C
11 1 (0.65%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.65%) XPath
11 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (7.74%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 8 (5.16%) Degree
4 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.23%) MCSE
5 5 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.58%) CCNP
7 2 (1.29%) CCNA
7 2 (1.29%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.29%) CCSE
7 2 (1.29%) DCSE
8 1 (0.65%) IIBA
8 1 (0.65%) CBAP
8 1 (0.65%) MOS
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.65%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.65%) MCTS
8 1 (0.65%) MCPD
8 1 (0.65%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) SLA
3 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.58%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.58%) vSphere
3 4 (2.58%) NFS
4 3 (1.94%) Squid
5 2 (1.29%) Docker
5 2 (1.29%) XenApp
5 2 (1.29%) XenServer
5 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.65%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.65%) Snort
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.45%) Puppet
2 6 (3.87%) SCCM
3 5 (3.23%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.58%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (1.94%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.29%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.65%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.65%) Ansible
7 1 (0.65%) Mesos
7 1 (0.65%) Graphite
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.65%) WMI
7 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.19%) Oracle
3 21 (13.55%) Cisco
4 16 (10.32%) F5
5 10 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.81%) IBM
6 9 (5.81%) Citrix
7 8 (5.16%) HP
7 8 (5.16%) VMware
8 6 (3.87%) Atlassian
8 6 (3.87%) Dell
8 6 (3.87%) EMC
9 5 (3.23%) NetApp
9 5 (3.23%) Lotus
10 4 (2.58%) Veritas
10 4 (2.58%) CA
10 4 (2.58%) Sybase
10 4 (2.58%) Google
11 3 (1.94%) AppSense
11 3 (1.94%) Adobe
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £382.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago