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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 392 411 406
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing DMZ 33 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.075% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £170 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £405 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £289 £355
% change year-on-year
+42.98% -18.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £78.25
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
3185 3098 3646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.01% 12.31% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2035 2025 2190
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 88 179
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +29 8 £500 +10.49%
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 33 (63.46%) Firewall
2 20 (38.46%) Cisco
3 19 (36.54%) Windows
4 17 (32.69%) Migration
5 15 (28.85%) Load Balancing
5 15 (28.85%) WAN
6 14 (26.92%) LAN
6 14 (26.92%) Linux
6 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
7 13 (25.00%) Network Security
8 12 (23.08%) UNIX
9 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
9 11 (21.15%) VPN
9 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
10 10 (19.23%) Workflow
10 10 (19.23%) Finance
11 9 (17.31%) CISSP
11 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
11 9 (17.31%) F5
12 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.38%) Citrix
13 7 (13.46%) CISM
13 7 (13.46%) DNS
13 7 (13.46%) ITIL
13 7 (13.46%) Banking
13 7 (13.46%) Reverse Proxy
14 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (11.54%) VMware
14 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Lync
3 4 (7.69%) nginx
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.77%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.92%) Node.js
6 1 (1.92%) Gentran
6 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (63.46%) Firewall
2 15 (28.85%) WAN
3 14 (26.92%) LAN
4 13 (25.00%) Network Security
5 11 (21.15%) VPN
6 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 7 (13.46%) DNS
7 7 (13.46%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (11.54%) Multicast
8 6 (11.54%) EIGRP
9 5 (9.62%) Internet
9 5 (9.62%) VLAN
10 4 (7.69%) IGRP
10 4 (7.69%) LDAP
11 3 (5.77%) SAN
11 3 (5.77%) SSL
11 3 (5.77%) WLAN
11 3 (5.77%) FTP
11 3 (5.77%) BGP
11 3 (5.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Redis
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) DB2
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
1 2 (3.85%) Gerrit
1 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) PhantomJS
2 1 (1.92%) VisualVM
2 1 (1.92%) GCC
2 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.92%) Gradle
2 1 (1.92%) Ant
2 1 (1.92%) JMeter
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) International Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Architect
2 9 (17.31%) Network Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Security Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) CSS
2 5 (9.62%) jQuery
3 4 (7.69%) HTML5
3 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.69%) JSON
3 4 (7.69%) WCF
3 4 (7.69%) WF
3 4 (7.69%) LINQ
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (3.85%) Middleware
4 2 (3.85%) LAMP
4 2 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.92%) Java EE
5 1 (1.92%) ISPF
5 1 (1.92%) JMX
5 1 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) SecurID
2 2 (3.85%) PKI
2 2 (3.85%) Online Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) iPhone
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) Java Card
3 1 (1.92%) HACMP
3 1 (1.92%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.92%) GIS
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Linux
3 12 (23.08%) UNIX
4 6 (11.54%) Solaris
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) CentOS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.85%) AIX
7 1 (1.92%) Android
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Migration
2 15 (28.85%) Load Balancing
3 10 (19.23%) Workflow
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL
5 6 (11.54%) Change Management
5 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.54%) Security Architecture
6 5 (9.62%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (9.62%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) Validation
7 4 (7.69%) MVC
7 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.69%) EAI
7 4 (7.69%) OOD
7 4 (7.69%) SOA
7 4 (7.69%) B2B
7 4 (7.69%) UML
7 4 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) VB
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 4 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (3.85%) PHP
3 2 (3.85%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.85%) VBScript
3 2 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (1.92%) C
4 1 (1.92%) JCL
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) CISSP
2 7 (13.46%) CISM
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.62%) CCNP
4 5 (9.62%) Degree
5 4 (7.69%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.92%) GIAC
7 1 (1.92%) CEH
7 1 (1.92%) CCEE
7 1 (1.92%) CCIE
7 1 (1.92%) SSCP
7 1 (1.92%) CISA
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.92%) CCA
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.85%) Terminal Server
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
4 2 (3.85%) vCloud
4 2 (3.85%) Docker
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) ZABBIX
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
1 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.85%) XenMobile
1 2 (3.85%) Ansible
1 2 (3.85%) logstash
1 2 (3.85%) Salt
1 2 (3.85%) Kibana
2 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.92%) Nessus
2 1 (1.92%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Cisco
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
3 9 (17.31%) F5
4 8 (15.38%) Citrix
5 6 (11.54%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) Tufin
5 6 (11.54%) VMware
6 5 (9.62%) Fortinet
6 5 (9.62%) TippingPoint
6 5 (9.62%) Juniper
7 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
7 4 (7.69%) McAfee
8 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
8 3 (5.77%) Avaya
8 3 (5.77%) Intel
8 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle
8 3 (5.77%) JBoss
9 2 (3.85%) IBM
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