The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 365 364 370
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing DMZ 30 39 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.50% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 3
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£450 £407 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £366 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £322 £286
% change year-on-year
+45.63% +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - £18.25
DMZ
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2814 2595 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 11.82% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 1634 1753
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 74 141
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -25.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.69 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DMZ across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in London

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DMZ across the London region.

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in London

DMZ
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DMZ across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

DMZ Daily Rate Histogram in London

DMZ
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DMZ across the London region.

DMZ Hourly Rate Trend in London

DMZ
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 6 £386 -0.32%
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DMZ 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 DMZ.

1 37 (66.07%) Firewall
2 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
3 17 (30.36%) VMware
4 16 (28.57%) Windows
5 15 (26.79%) ITIL
5 15 (26.79%) Linux
5 15 (26.79%) Cisco
6 14 (25.00%) UNIX
7 13 (23.21%) LAN
7 13 (23.21%) WAN
7 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (23.21%) Finance
7 13 (23.21%) Load Balancing
8 11 (19.64%) SAN
9 10 (17.86%) CCIE
9 10 (17.86%) DNS
9 10 (17.86%) CISSP
10 9 (16.07%) MPLS
10 9 (16.07%) Network Security
10 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.07%) Banking
11 8 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (14.29%) Change Management
11 8 (14.29%) Workflow
11 8 (14.29%) VPN
11 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 8 (14.29%) IIS
12 7 (12.50%) HP
12 7 (12.50%) Dell

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DMZ 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 DMZ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.29%) IIS
1 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (7.14%) Lync
4 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.79%) JBoss
7 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 37 (66.07%) Firewall
2 13 (23.21%) LAN
2 13 (23.21%) WAN
3 11 (19.64%) SAN
4 10 (17.86%) DNS
5 9 (16.07%) MPLS
5 9 (16.07%) Network Security
6 8 (14.29%) VPN
7 7 (12.50%) WLAN
8 5 (8.93%) DHCP
8 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.93%) NAS
8 5 (8.93%) Multicast
9 4 (7.14%) VLAN
9 4 (7.14%) BGP
9 4 (7.14%) Kerberos
10 3 (5.36%) VoIP
10 3 (5.36%) LDAP
10 3 (5.36%) ADSL
10 3 (5.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) Redis
2 1 (1.79%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Introscope
2 1 (1.79%) WebLOAD
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.79%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Games
4 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Consultant
2 6 (10.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
3 5 (8.93%) Architect
3 5 (8.93%) Analyst
3 5 (8.93%) Server Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 4 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Web Hosting Specialist
6 2 (3.57%) Network Manager
6 2 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Network Security Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) J2EE
1 4 (7.14%) Web Services
1 4 (7.14%) Java EE
2 3 (5.36%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) LAMP
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Clustering
2 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) PKI
3 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.36%) CESG
3 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Linux
3 14 (25.00%) UNIX
4 5 (8.93%) Solaris
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) AIX
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) Load Balancing
3 8 (14.29%) Change Management
3 8 (14.29%) Workflow
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.71%) Migration
5 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.93%) TOGAF
6 5 (8.93%) Security Management
6 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.93%) Network Management
6 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.36%) Information Security
8 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) VB
3 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) SQL
4 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.86%) CCIE
2 10 (17.86%) CISSP
3 8 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (10.71%) CCNP
5 4 (7.14%) Degree
6 3 (5.36%) CCNA
6 3 (5.36%) CISM
7 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) VCP4
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.79%) GIAC
8 1 (1.79%) CEH
8 1 (1.79%) SSCP
8 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
1 1 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.93%) Terminal Server
4 5 (8.93%) vSphere
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (5.36%) VirtualBox
6 2 (3.57%) vCloud
7 1 (1.79%) Docker
7 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.36%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.57%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.57%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.79%) Nessus
4 1 (1.79%) Puppet
4 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.79%) Ansible
4 1 (1.79%) logstash
4 1 (1.79%) Salt
4 1 (1.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) VMware
2 15 (26.79%) Cisco
3 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.50%) HP
4 7 (12.50%) Dell
5 6 (10.71%) Citrix
5 6 (10.71%) F5
6 5 (8.93%) EMC
6 5 (8.93%) NetApp
6 5 (8.93%) AppSense
7 4 (7.14%) IBM
7 4 (7.14%) Avaya
7 4 (7.14%) Riverbed
8 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle
8 3 (5.36%) Pega
8 3 (5.36%) Juniper
8 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
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