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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 372 352 357
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing DMZ 26 41 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 1.56% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 5
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£450 £414 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +50.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £364 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £750 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
+37.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £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
2794 2632 2713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 12.21% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1703 1682
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 68 154
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £44.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 -1 5 £473 +19.84% 1
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (63.93%) Firewall
2 21 (34.43%) Active Directory
3 20 (32.79%) Windows
4 18 (29.51%) Linux
5 17 (27.87%) LAN
5 17 (27.87%) WAN
5 17 (27.87%) Cisco
6 15 (24.59%) VMware
6 15 (24.59%) Load Balancing
7 14 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (22.95%) UNIX
8 13 (21.31%) CISSP
8 13 (21.31%) Finance
8 13 (21.31%) Network Security
9 11 (18.03%) ITIL
10 10 (16.39%) Workflow
11 9 (14.75%) HP
11 9 (14.75%) CCIE
12 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
12 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
12 8 (13.11%) Migration
12 8 (13.11%) CheckPoint
12 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (13.11%) F5
13 7 (11.48%) Lync
13 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (11.48%) Banking
13 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
13 7 (11.48%) MPLS

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) Lync
3 6 (9.84%) IIS
4 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.20%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (8.20%) Apache
4 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.56%) JBoss
6 3 (4.92%) nginx
6 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.64%) Node.js
8 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.64%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (63.93%) Firewall
2 17 (27.87%) LAN
2 17 (27.87%) WAN
3 13 (21.31%) Network Security
4 7 (11.48%) MPLS
4 7 (11.48%) WLAN
4 7 (11.48%) DNS
4 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.48%) SAN
5 6 (9.84%) VPN
5 6 (9.84%) Reverse Proxy
5 6 (9.84%) VLAN
5 6 (9.84%) Multicast
6 4 (6.56%) Kerberos
6 4 (6.56%) Internet
6 4 (6.56%) BGP
7 3 (4.92%) Wireshark
7 3 (4.92%) OSPF
7 3 (4.92%) EIGRP
7 3 (4.92%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.92%) Redis
1 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
1 3 (4.92%) Gerrit
1 3 (4.92%) Artifactory
1 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) VisualVM
2 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.64%) PhantomJS
2 1 (1.64%) Gradle
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
2 1 (1.64%) WebLOAD
2 1 (1.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.64%) Introscope
2 1 (1.64%) JMeter
2 1 (1.64%) Ant
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Games
4 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Local Government
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Consultant
2 8 (13.11%) Network Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Network Security Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Server Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Security Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Architect
4 5 (8.20%) Security Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Network Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (4.92%) LAMP
1 3 (4.92%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) J2EE
2 2 (3.28%) Java EE
3 1 (1.64%) jQuery
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
3 1 (1.64%) JMX
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) SecurID
1 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.28%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) PKI
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) iPhone
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Linux
3 14 (22.95%) UNIX
4 5 (8.20%) Solaris
5 3 (4.92%) CentOS
5 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Load Balancing
2 11 (18.03%) ITIL
3 10 (16.39%) Workflow
4 8 (13.11%) Migration
5 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.48%) Change Management
6 5 (8.20%) Network Management
6 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.56%) Validation
7 4 (6.56%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Security Management
7 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.92%) DevOps
8 3 (4.92%) OWASP
8 3 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.92%) Ruby
2 3 (4.92%) Python
2 3 (4.92%) Perl
2 3 (4.92%) PHP
2 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) VB
3 2 (3.28%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (21.31%) CISSP
3 9 (14.75%) CCIE
4 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (11.48%) CISM
5 7 (11.48%) CCNP
6 4 (6.56%) CCNA
6 4 (6.56%) Degree
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.64%) CEH
8 1 (1.64%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.64%) GIAC
8 1 (1.64%) SSCP
8 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (34.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) vSphere
3 6 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.20%) Terminal Server
5 4 (6.56%) vCloud
6 3 (4.92%) Docker
7 2 (3.28%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.92%) Ansible
2 3 (4.92%) logstash
2 3 (4.92%) Salt
2 3 (4.92%) Kibana
2 3 (4.92%) ZABBIX
2 3 (4.92%) Puppet
2 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.28%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.28%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (3.28%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.64%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.64%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.64%) Nessus
4 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Cisco
2 15 (24.59%) VMware
3 9 (14.75%) HP
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.11%) CheckPoint
4 8 (13.11%) F5
5 5 (8.20%) Tufin
5 5 (8.20%) Fortinet
5 5 (8.20%) AppSense
5 5 (8.20%) NetApp
5 5 (8.20%) Avaya
5 5 (8.20%) Juniper
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix
5 5 (8.20%) Dell
5 5 (8.20%) EMC
6 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.56%) TippingPoint
6 4 (6.56%) Riverbed
7 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.92%) Blue Coat
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago