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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 115 103 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -31
Contract jobs citing Internet 93 130 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.57% 1.77% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.57% 14.96% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 86 123
Average daily rate
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£440 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.94% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £228 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £523
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 £15.00 £20.00 £16.79
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +19.13%
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
804 869 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.59% 11.84% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 581 643
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 43
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +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 £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 39 (23.64%) HTML
2 38 (23.03%) Banking
3 32 (19.39%) Finance
4 31 (18.79%) Java
4 31 (18.79%) SQL
4 31 (18.79%) Windows
5 30 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 27 (16.36%) E-Commerce
7 25 (15.15%) Cisco
8 24 (14.55%) Oracle
9 23 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (13.33%) Retail
10 22 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 22 (13.33%) CSS
10 22 (13.33%) Web Services
10 22 (13.33%) Firewall
11 20 (12.12%) Intranet
11 20 (12.12%) Microsoft
12 19 (11.52%) Degree
12 19 (11.52%) HTML5
13 18 (10.91%) Linux
14 17 (10.30%) ITIL
14 17 (10.30%) OO
14 17 (10.30%) .NET
14 17 (10.30%) Migration
14 17 (10.30%) Network Security
15 16 (9.70%) MS Excel
15 16 (9.70%) VPN
16 15 (9.09%) jQuery
16 15 (9.09%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (7.27%) CMS
2 10 (6.06%) IIS
3 9 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.24%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.24%) Apache
5 4 (2.42%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.82%) Node.js
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.21%) Confluence
7 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.21%) Drupal
8 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.61%) WordPress
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.48%) MS Office
3 8 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.85%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.03%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.21%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.61%) Mingle
6 1 (0.61%) InDesign
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Academy Housing
1 3 (1.82%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.61%) Summit
3 1 (0.61%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.61%) assyst
3 1 (0.61%) Magento
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) SaaS
2 3 (1.82%) GitHub
3 2 (1.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.61%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.61%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.33%) Firewall
2 20 (12.12%) Intranet
3 17 (10.30%) Network Security
4 16 (9.70%) VPN
5 13 (7.88%) LAN
6 12 (7.27%) WAN
7 11 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 10 (6.06%) DNS
9 9 (5.45%) BGP
10 8 (4.85%) Wireless
10 8 (4.85%) SSL
10 8 (4.85%) HTTP
10 8 (4.85%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (3.64%) VLAN
11 6 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (3.64%) MPLS
12 5 (3.03%) OSPF
12 5 (3.03%) SAN
12 5 (3.03%) IPsec
12 5 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.85%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.03%) MySQL
5 5 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.42%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.42%) DB2
7 3 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.82%) MS Access
7 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.82%) Big Data
8 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (7.88%) Selenium
2 8 (4.85%) SoapUI
3 6 (3.64%) JIRA
4 5 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.03%) Subversion
4 5 (3.03%) Grunt
4 5 (3.03%) Bower
5 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.42%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.82%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.21%) FindBugs
7 2 (1.21%) Mockito
7 2 (1.21%) Checkstyle
7 2 (1.21%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.21%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.21%) Toad
7 2 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.21%) TestNG
7 2 (1.21%) JUnit
7 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (23.03%) Banking
2 32 (19.39%) Finance
3 22 (13.33%) Retail
4 15 (9.09%) Marketing
5 14 (8.48%) Telecoms
6 11 (6.67%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.64%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.64%) Publishing
8 4 (2.42%) Advertising
9 3 (1.82%) Front Office
9 3 (1.82%) International Banking
10 2 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.61%) Back Office
11 1 (0.61%) Electronics
11 1 (0.61%) Legal
11 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (25.45%) Developer
2 34 (20.61%) Analyst
3 19 (11.52%) Architect
4 12 (7.27%) Support Analyst
5 10 (6.06%) Designer
6 9 (5.45%) Consultant
7 8 (4.85%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.85%) Test Leader
7 8 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (4.24%) Technical Architect
8 7 (4.24%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.64%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.64%) Network Engineer
9 6 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.03%) User Experience Designer
11 4 (2.42%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.42%) Information Architect
11 4 (2.42%) Applications Support
11 4 (2.42%) Network Analyst
11 4 (2.42%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (23.64%) HTML
2 22 (13.33%) Web Services
2 22 (13.33%) CSS
3 19 (11.52%) HTML5
4 17 (10.30%) .NET
5 15 (9.09%) jQuery
6 14 (8.48%) XML
7 10 (6.06%) CSS3
8 8 (4.85%) REST
8 8 (4.85%) D3.js
8 8 (4.85%) AngularJS
8 8 (4.85%) RESTful
9 7 (4.24%) Backbone.js
9 7 (4.24%) Middleware
10 6 (3.64%) Spring
10 6 (3.64%) JSON
11 5 (3.03%) Apache Flex
12 4 (2.42%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (2.42%) J2EE
12 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.45%) RIA
1 9 (5.45%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.85%) Online Banking
2 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.24%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (3.64%) Clustering
4 6 (3.64%) Open Source
5 5 (3.03%) Social Media
5 5 (3.03%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.42%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.82%) Statistics
7 3 (1.82%) Firmware
7 3 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.82%) Copywriting
7 3 (1.82%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.21%) Wiki
8 2 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.21%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.79%) Windows
2 18 (10.91%) Linux
3 14 (8.48%) UNIX
4 10 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.64%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.82%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.82%) Android
8 3 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.82%) SUSE
8 3 (1.82%) AIX
9 1 (0.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.61%) Fedora
9 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.36%) E-Commerce
2 23 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.30%) OO
3 17 (10.30%) ITIL
3 17 (10.30%) Migration
4 13 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 10 (6.06%) TDD
6 10 (6.06%) Content Management
6 10 (6.06%) DevOps
7 9 (5.45%) Performance Testing
7 9 (5.45%) BDD
7 9 (5.45%) Project Management
8 8 (4.85%) Quality Management
8 8 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.85%) Scrum
8 8 (4.85%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.85%) Load Testing
8 8 (4.85%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.79%) Java
1 31 (18.79%) SQL
2 30 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.24%) Perl
4 6 (3.64%) C#
4 6 (3.64%) Python
5 5 (3.03%) ActionScript
6 4 (2.42%) XQuery
6 4 (2.42%) Ruby
6 4 (2.42%) PHP
7 3 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.82%) C
8 2 (1.21%) VBA
8 2 (1.21%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.21%) XPath
8 2 (1.21%) Groovy
9 1 (0.61%) Scala
9 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (11.52%) Degree
2 8 (4.85%) ISEB
2 8 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.24%) CISSP
3 7 (4.24%) CCNP
4 4 (2.42%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.82%) JNCIS
5 3 (1.82%) CCSP
5 3 (1.82%) CCSE
5 3 (1.82%) CISA
5 3 (1.82%) CISM
6 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.21%) CBAP
7 1 (0.61%) MCDST
7 1 (0.61%) MCITP
7 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.61%) CEH
7 1 (0.61%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.88%) QA
2 6 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.64%) COBIT
3 4 (2.42%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.82%) SLA
4 3 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.21%) WAI
5 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.61%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (7.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.85%) vSphere
4 3 (1.82%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.21%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.61%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (3.03%) Puppet
2 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.21%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.21%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (1.21%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.61%) OpenView
3 1 (0.61%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.61%) Nagios
3 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.61%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 25 (15.15%) Cisco
2 24 (14.55%) Oracle
3 20 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.48%) VMware
5 11 (6.67%) Citrix
6 10 (6.06%) Juniper
6 10 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 9 (5.45%) Adobe
8 8 (4.85%) hybris
9 7 (4.24%) Business Objects
10 6 (3.64%) Sybase
10 6 (3.64%) F5
11 5 (3.03%) Informatica
12 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.82%) IBM
12 3 (1.82%) Mitel
12 3 (1.82%) Civica
12 3 (1.82%) Capita
12 3 (1.82%) Orchard
12 3 (1.82%) Sitecore
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 27 days ago