The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 406 402 408
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing DMZ 30 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 0.98% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 9
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £334 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.43% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
3203 3075 2848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.46% 13.03% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2158 1989 1769
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 112 89
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £42.70 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DMZ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 5 £450 -5.26% 2
Croydon -15 5 £480 +6.66% 1
Romford - 1 £275 -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DMZ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for DMZ.

1 38 (62.30%) Firewall
2 35 (57.38%) VPN
3 25 (40.98%) Linux
4 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (39.34%) DevOps
5 22 (36.07%) Continuous Delivery
5 22 (36.07%) Docker
5 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (36.07%) Git (software)
6 19 (31.15%) Perl
7 17 (27.87%) Red Hat
8 16 (26.23%) MySQL
8 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
8 16 (26.23%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (24.59%) VMware
9 15 (24.59%) Java
9 15 (24.59%) Python
9 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (24.59%) Puppet
10 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
10 14 (22.95%) IBM
10 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
11 13 (21.31%) DNS
11 13 (21.31%) High Availability
11 13 (21.31%) Splunk
12 12 (19.67%) IaaS
12 12 (19.67%) Ansible
12 12 (19.67%) PaaS
12 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
12 12 (19.67%) CentOS

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.67%) Apache
2 11 (18.03%) Confluence
2 11 (18.03%) nginx
2 11 (18.03%) Tomcat
3 10 (16.39%) JBoss
3 10 (16.39%) Mule ESB
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) Jetty
5 1 (1.64%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
1 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (19.67%) IaaS
2 12 (19.67%) PaaS
3 11 (18.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (14.75%) GitHub
6 7 (11.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (62.30%) Firewall
2 35 (57.38%) VPN
3 13 (21.31%) DNS
4 12 (19.67%) Network Security
5 10 (16.39%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (13.11%) IPsec
7 7 (11.48%) Internet
7 7 (11.48%) Wireless
8 6 (9.84%) DHCP
9 5 (8.20%) HTTP
9 5 (8.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (8.20%) LAN
9 5 (8.20%) LDAP
9 5 (8.20%) WAN
10 4 (6.56%) SSL
11 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (4.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (4.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (4.92%) IMAP
11 3 (4.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) MySQL
1 16 (26.23%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) NoSQL
3 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.75%) Redis
4 5 (8.20%) DB2
4 5 (8.20%) MariaDB
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.03%) JIRA
2 11 (18.03%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (16.39%) Artifactory
3 10 (16.39%) Gerrit
3 10 (16.39%) Mercurial
3 10 (16.39%) SonarQube
3 10 (16.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.64%) GitLab
4 1 (1.64%) MSI
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Consultant
1 11 (18.03%) Security Engineer
2 8 (13.11%) Azure Consultant
2 8 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (13.11%) Network Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Network Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.28%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (3.28%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (3.28%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) Web Services
2 11 (18.03%) .NET
2 11 (18.03%) LAMP
2 11 (18.03%) LAPP Stack
2 11 (18.03%) LEMP Stack
3 10 (16.39%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (14.75%) J2EE
5 6 (9.84%) SOAP
5 6 (9.84%) XML
5 6 (9.84%) XSLT
6 5 (8.20%) RESTful
7 2 (3.28%) JMS
7 2 (3.28%) JSON
7 2 (3.28%) Middleware
7 2 (3.28%) SAML
7 2 (3.28%) XML Schema
7 2 (3.28%) XSD
8 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.64%) Java EE
8 1 (1.64%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (13.11%) PKI
2 5 (8.20%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.28%) DataPower
4 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.98%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) CentOS
2 12 (19.67%) Ubuntu
3 11 (18.03%) Windows
4 8 (13.11%) Solaris
4 8 (13.11%) Unix
5 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (39.34%) DevOps
2 22 (36.07%) Continuous Delivery
2 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (21.31%) High Availability
4 12 (19.67%) Scrum
5 11 (18.03%) BDD
5 11 (18.03%) OWASP
5 11 (18.03%) TDD
6 10 (16.39%) Migration
7 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.20%) Microservices
8 5 (8.20%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (8.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (6.56%) Change Control
9 4 (6.56%) Network Design
9 4 (6.56%) Network Management
9 4 (6.56%) Project Management
9 4 (6.56%) Validation
9 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) Perl
2 15 (24.59%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) Python
3 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
4 11 (18.03%) PHP
5 9 (14.75%) Ruby
6 6 (9.84%) C
7 3 (4.92%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) CCNA
5 4 (6.56%) CCNP
5 4 (6.56%) CISSP
6 3 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (4.92%) CCSE
6 3 (4.92%) CCSP
7 2 (3.28%) BC Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) CCDP
8 1 (1.64%) CCIE
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) MCSA
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (36.07%) Docker
2 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.03%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (16.39%) vCloud
5 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (6.56%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.28%) Firmware
8 1 (1.64%) KVM
8 1 (1.64%) NFS
8 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.64%) vSphere
8 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) Puppet
2 12 (19.67%) Ansible
3 11 (18.03%) Kibana
3 11 (18.03%) logstash
3 11 (18.03%) Rundeck
3 11 (18.03%) Salt
3 11 (18.03%) ZABBIX
4 10 (16.39%) HAProxy
5 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.92%) SCCM
7 1 (1.64%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.64%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.64%) Nagios
7 1 (1.64%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Red Hat
2 15 (24.59%) VMware
3 14 (22.95%) IBM
3 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.31%) Splunk
5 11 (18.03%) Cisco
6 10 (16.39%) Black Duck
6 10 (16.39%) Sonatype
6 10 (16.39%) Veracode
7 8 (13.11%) Oracle
8 7 (11.48%) CheckPoint
8 7 (11.48%) Google
9 6 (9.84%) Juniper
10 5 (8.20%) Citrix
10 5 (8.20%) Palo Alto
11 3 (4.92%) CA
11 3 (4.92%) F5
11 3 (4.92%) Sybase
12 2 (3.28%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.28%) HP
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