The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 119 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -11
Contract jobs citing Internet 95 131 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.47% 2.10% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.79% 14.70% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 91 104
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £135.00 £29.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.37% +352.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
743 891 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.51% 14.30% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 603 727
Average daily rate £395 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 42 43
Average hourly rate £22.00 £49.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.10% +122.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £17.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £135.00 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Internet
London

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 April 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 April 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 (23.72%) HTML
2 50 (23.26%) Java
3 44 (20.47%) Microsoft
3 44 (20.47%) Banking
4 43 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 43 (20.00%) Finance
5 39 (18.14%) Scrum
5 39 (18.14%) Windows
5 39 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (16.28%) SQL
7 34 (15.81%) .NET
8 32 (14.88%) JavaScript
9 31 (14.42%) SQL Server
10 27 (12.56%) Web Services
11 26 (12.09%) TDD
12 24 (11.16%) Retail
13 23 (10.70%) Degree
13 23 (10.70%) BDD
14 22 (10.23%) Mobile App
14 22 (10.23%) Selenium
14 22 (10.23%) MS Office
15 21 (9.77%) Project Management
15 21 (9.77%) ITIL
15 21 (9.77%) HTML5
16 20 (9.30%) MS Excel
16 20 (9.30%) Intranet
16 20 (9.30%) Automated Testing
17 18 (8.37%) Marketing
17 18 (8.37%) QA
17 18 (8.37%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (7.91%) IIS
2 11 (5.12%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.19%) Apache
5 8 (3.72%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.79%) WebSphere Process Server
6 6 (2.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.79%) CMS
6 6 (2.79%) Lync
6 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.86%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.40%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.40%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (1.40%) SAS
9 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.93%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (10.23%) MS Office
2 20 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) Vectorworks
5 2 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.93%) CINEMA 4D
5 2 (0.93%) Mingle
6 1 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.47%) MS Project
6 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) RMDS
1 2 (0.93%) Academy Housing
1 2 (0.93%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (0.47%) Eikon
2 1 (0.47%) 3000 Xtra
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.47%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.30%) Intranet
2 18 (8.37%) TCP/IP
3 15 (6.98%) DNS
4 13 (6.05%) Firewall
4 13 (6.05%) WAN
5 11 (5.12%) LAN
6 10 (4.65%) HTTP
7 7 (3.26%) BGP
7 7 (3.26%) SSL
7 7 (3.26%) DHCP
8 6 (2.79%) VPN
8 6 (2.79%) MPLS
8 6 (2.79%) Wireless
9 5 (2.33%) Multicast
9 5 (2.33%) Extranet
9 5 (2.33%) OSPF
9 5 (2.33%) Broadband
9 5 (2.33%) BIG-IP
10 4 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.51%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.86%) MySQL
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.40%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (0.93%) VLDB
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.93%) DB2
6 2 (0.93%) OLAP
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 22 (10.23%) Selenium
2 10 (4.65%) SoapUI
3 7 (3.26%) JBehave
3 7 (3.26%) WebDriver
3 7 (3.26%) Subversion
3 7 (3.26%) Maven
4 6 (2.79%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.33%) Mockito
5 5 (2.33%) Ant
5 5 (2.33%) JIRA
5 5 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.86%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.40%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.40%) Hudson
7 3 (1.40%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (1.40%) TestDirector
7 3 (1.40%) Toad
8 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (20.47%) Banking
2 43 (20.00%) Finance
3 24 (11.16%) Retail
4 18 (8.37%) Marketing
4 18 (8.37%) Telecoms
5 14 (6.51%) Back Office
5 14 (6.51%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.26%) Advertising
7 6 (2.79%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.40%) Legal
9 2 (0.93%) French Language
9 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Front Office
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) Billing
10 1 (0.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 50 (23.26%) Developer
2 34 (15.81%) Analyst
3 22 (10.23%) Architect
4 13 (6.05%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 8 (3.72%) Test Leader
6 8 (3.72%) Project Manager
6 8 (3.72%) Administrator
7 7 (3.26%) .NET Developer
7 7 (3.26%) Consultant
7 7 (3.26%) Support Analyst
7 7 (3.26%) Support Engineer
8 6 (2.79%) Designer
8 6 (2.79%) Network Engineer
8 6 (2.79%) Test Analyst
8 6 (2.79%) Java Developer
9 5 (2.33%) Service Analyst
9 5 (2.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (2.33%) Software Engineer
9 5 (2.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (23.72%) HTML
2 34 (15.81%) .NET
3 27 (12.56%) Web Services
4 21 (9.77%) HTML5
5 16 (7.44%) jQuery
5 16 (7.44%) CSS
6 13 (6.05%) REST
7 12 (5.58%) XML
8 10 (4.65%) CSS3
9 8 (3.72%) RESTful
9 8 (3.72%) Ajax
10 7 (3.26%) Middleware
10 7 (3.26%) Apache Flex
11 6 (2.79%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.33%) Backbone.js
12 5 (2.33%) SOAP
12 5 (2.33%) J2EE
12 5 (2.33%) Spring
12 5 (2.33%) Silverlight
12 5 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.23%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.91%) Online Banking
3 13 (6.05%) Mobile Banking
4 12 (5.58%) Blackberry
5 10 (4.65%) Client/Server
6 9 (4.19%) RIA
7 6 (2.79%) W3C
7 6 (2.79%) Clustering
8 5 (2.33%) Open Source
8 5 (2.33%) Replication
8 5 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.33%) iPhone
8 5 (2.33%) DataPower
9 4 (1.86%) Statistics
9 4 (1.86%) Machine Learning
10 3 (1.40%) iPad
11 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.93%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.14%) Windows
2 16 (7.44%) Linux
3 14 (6.51%) Windows 7
4 12 (5.58%) UNIX
5 8 (3.72%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.79%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.33%) Android
8 4 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.40%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.93%) CentOS
10 2 (0.93%) Solaris
10 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 39 (18.14%) Scrum
2 39 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (12.09%) TDD
4 23 (10.70%) BDD
5 21 (9.77%) Project Management
5 21 (9.77%) ITIL
6 20 (9.30%) Automated Testing
7 17 (7.91%) MVC
8 16 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (7.44%) Migration
8 16 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (6.98%) OO
10 13 (6.05%) Waterfall
10 13 (6.05%) Performance Testing
11 11 (5.12%) Web Development
12 10 (4.65%) Business Analysis
12 10 (4.65%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.65%) User Stories
12 10 (4.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (23.26%) Java
2 35 (16.28%) SQL
3 32 (14.88%) JavaScript
4 18 (8.37%) C#
5 8 (3.72%) PHP
6 7 (3.26%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.79%) C
7 6 (2.79%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.86%) Python
8 4 (1.86%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.40%) LotusScript
9 3 (1.40%) Formula Language
9 3 (1.40%) Perl
9 3 (1.40%) VBA
9 3 (1.40%) XPath
10 2 (0.93%) Scala
10 2 (0.93%) Groovy
10 2 (0.93%) XQuery
10 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (10.70%) Degree
2 8 (3.72%) ISEB
3 7 (3.26%) CBAP
4 6 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.86%) MCP
7 3 (1.40%) MCSE
7 3 (1.40%) CCIE
7 3 (1.40%) CCNP
7 3 (1.40%) CCNA
8 2 (0.93%) CCA
8 2 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.93%) MCSA
9 1 (0.47%) CCEA
9 1 (0.47%) CISSP
9 1 (0.47%) CCSP
9 1 (0.47%) MCITP
9 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.37%) QA
2 5 (2.33%) WAI
3 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.33%) vSphere
2 5 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.86%) XenApp
3 4 (1.86%) XenDesktop
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.93%) Postfix
4 2 (0.93%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.47%) KVM
5 1 (0.47%) UAG
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.47%) NFS
5 1 (0.47%) Xen
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.19%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.79%) SCCM
3 4 (1.86%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.40%) Nagios
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.93%) MOM
5 2 (0.93%) Control-M
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.47%) DatAdvantage
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.47%) OpenView
6 1 (0.47%) SCOM
6 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (20.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.44%) Oracle
3 15 (6.98%) Citrix
3 15 (6.98%) Cisco
4 12 (5.58%) HP
4 12 (5.58%) Adobe
5 11 (5.12%) VMware
6 8 (3.72%) hybris
7 6 (2.79%) EPiServer
7 6 (2.79%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.79%) Apple
7 6 (2.79%) F5
8 5 (2.33%) Reuters
8 5 (2.33%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.86%) Siebel
9 4 (1.86%) IBM
10 3 (1.40%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.40%) JBoss
10 3 (1.40%) Lotus
10 3 (1.40%) Intel
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago