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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 410 404 419
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing DMZ 41 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.16% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 1.24% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 14
Median daily rate £475 £450 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
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
3301 3060 3131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.34% 12.92% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2160 1974 1919
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 89 99
Median hourly rate £21.45 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +19 7 £463 -2.63% 1
Croydon -10 3 £475 +5.55%
Romford - 1 £275 -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 48 (72.73%) Firewall
2 41 (62.12%) VPN
3 34 (51.52%) Linux
4 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (40.91%) DevOps
6 26 (39.39%) VMware
7 25 (37.88%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (37.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 24 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 24 (36.36%) Perl
9 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
9 23 (34.85%) Docker
10 22 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (33.33%) MySQL
10 22 (33.33%) Python
11 20 (30.30%) Scrum
12 19 (28.79%) Bash Shell
12 19 (28.79%) Ubuntu
12 19 (28.79%) Virtual Machines
13 18 (27.27%) Ansible
13 18 (27.27%) CentOS
13 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
13 18 (27.27%) LAMP
13 18 (27.27%) Tomcat
14 17 (25.76%) Apache
14 17 (25.76%) Mercurial
15 16 (24.24%) ZABBIX
15 16 (24.24%) NoSQL
15 16 (24.24%) Gerrit
15 16 (24.24%) Reverse Proxy

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 18 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 17 (25.76%) Apache
3 15 (22.73%) Mule ESB
3 15 (22.73%) nginx
4 11 (16.67%) JBoss
5 7 (10.61%) Confluence
5 7 (10.61%) Jetty
5 7 (10.61%) WildFly
6 3 (4.55%) IIS
7 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (15.15%) GitHub
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (12.12%) PaaS
4 7 (10.61%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (10.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (72.73%) Firewall
2 41 (62.12%) VPN
3 16 (24.24%) Reverse Proxy
4 15 (22.73%) Network Security
5 13 (19.70%) DNS
6 10 (15.15%) IPsec
7 8 (12.12%) LAN
7 8 (12.12%) WAN
8 7 (10.61%) DHCP
8 7 (10.61%) Wireless
9 6 (9.09%) LDAP
9 6 (9.09%) SSL
10 5 (7.58%) Internet
10 5 (7.58%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (6.06%) EIGRP
11 4 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (6.06%) NetScaler
11 4 (6.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) MySQL
1 22 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (24.24%) NoSQL
3 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
4 10 (15.15%) Redis
5 5 (7.58%) DB2
5 5 (7.58%) MariaDB
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 17 (25.76%) Mercurial
4 16 (24.24%) Gerrit
5 11 (16.67%) Artifactory
5 11 (16.67%) SonarQube
5 11 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (10.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (10.61%) JIRA
6 7 (10.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (9.09%) GitLab
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
4 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Billing
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Azure Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) LAMP
2 15 (22.73%) LAPP Stack
2 15 (22.73%) LEMP Stack
2 15 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
3 13 (19.70%) Web Services
4 9 (13.64%) J2EE
5 7 (10.61%) .NET
6 6 (9.09%) SOAP
6 6 (9.09%) XML
6 6 (9.09%) XSLT
7 5 (7.58%) RESTful
8 3 (4.55%) Middleware
9 2 (3.03%) 802.1X
9 2 (3.03%) CSS
9 2 (3.03%) Java EE
9 2 (3.03%) JMS
9 2 (3.03%) JSON
9 2 (3.03%) SAML
9 2 (3.03%) XML Schema
9 2 (3.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.09%) PKI
3 5 (7.58%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) DataPower
5 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
6 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (51.52%) Linux
2 19 (28.79%) Ubuntu
3 18 (27.27%) CentOS
4 13 (19.70%) Windows
5 8 (12.12%) Solaris
5 8 (12.12%) Unix
6 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.52%) Mandriva Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) DevOps
3 25 (37.88%) Continuous Delivery
3 25 (37.88%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (30.30%) Scrum
5 12 (18.18%) OWASP
6 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.64%) High Availability
6 9 (13.64%) Load Balancing
7 8 (12.12%) Migration
8 7 (10.61%) BDD
8 7 (10.61%) Change Control
8 7 (10.61%) Microservices
8 7 (10.61%) TDD
9 6 (9.09%) ITIL
9 6 (9.09%) Network Design
10 5 (7.58%) Network Management
10 5 (7.58%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (7.58%) Project Management
10 5 (7.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) Perl
2 22 (33.33%) Python
3 19 (28.79%) Bash Shell
4 11 (16.67%) Java
4 11 (16.67%) PHP
5 9 (13.64%) Ruby
6 5 (7.58%) C
7 3 (4.55%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.09%) CCNP
5 5 (7.58%) CCNA
6 4 (6.06%) CCSE
6 4 (6.06%) CCSP
7 3 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (4.55%) CISSP
8 2 (3.03%) BC Cleared
8 2 (3.03%) CCDP
8 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.52%) CCIE
9 1 (1.52%) Degree
9 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (1.52%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (34.85%) Docker
2 19 (28.79%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 11 (16.67%) vCloud
6 7 (10.61%) Xen
7 4 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.03%) Firmware
8 2 (3.03%) KVM
8 2 (3.03%) vSphere
9 1 (1.52%) NFS
9 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) Ansible
2 16 (24.24%) Kibana
2 16 (24.24%) logstash
2 16 (24.24%) ZABBIX
3 15 (22.73%) HAProxy
4 11 (16.67%) Puppet
4 11 (16.67%) Rundeck
4 11 (16.67%) Salt
5 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.06%) SCCM
6 1 (1.52%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.52%) Cacti
6 1 (1.52%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco CME
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.52%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) VMware
2 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
3 16 (24.24%) Cisco
4 12 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 11 (16.67%) Black Duck
5 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.67%) Sonatype
5 11 (16.67%) Veracode
6 10 (15.15%) IBM
7 9 (13.64%) Oracle
7 9 (13.64%) Splunk
8 8 (12.12%) Google
9 7 (10.61%) Juniper
10 6 (9.09%) Citrix
11 5 (7.58%) HP
12 4 (6.06%) CA
12 4 (6.06%) F5
12 4 (6.06%) Palo Alto
13 3 (4.55%) Dell
13 3 (4.55%) Fortinet
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