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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 384 384 379
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing DMZ 25 34 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 1.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 9
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£418 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £391 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 - £19.00
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
2968 2959 3079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.81% 12.15% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2014 1935 1949
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 79 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.67 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -9.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -2.38%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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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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 +20 9 £421 +4.20% 2
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 30 (53.57%) Firewall
2 23 (41.07%) Windows
3 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 18 (32.14%) WAN
4 18 (32.14%) Linux
4 18 (32.14%) LAN
4 18 (32.14%) UNIX
5 16 (28.57%) Cisco
6 13 (23.21%) Load Balancing
7 11 (19.64%) Banking
7 11 (19.64%) Workflow
7 11 (19.64%) VMware
8 10 (17.86%) Migration
8 10 (17.86%) HP
8 10 (17.86%) Network Security
9 9 (16.07%) Finance
9 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
10 8 (14.29%) CISM
10 8 (14.29%) CISSP
10 8 (14.29%) SAN
10 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 8 (14.29%) ITIL
10 8 (14.29%) F5
11 7 (12.50%) Lync
11 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (12.50%) WLAN
11 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
11 7 (12.50%) DNS

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 7 (12.50%) Lync
1 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.93%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) JBoss
5 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.57%) nginx
6 1 (1.79%) Node.js
6 1 (1.79%) Gentran
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (53.57%) Firewall
2 18 (32.14%) WAN
2 18 (32.14%) LAN
3 10 (17.86%) Network Security
4 8 (14.29%) SAN
5 7 (12.50%) WLAN
5 7 (12.50%) DNS
5 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.71%) VPN
6 6 (10.71%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (8.93%) VLAN
7 5 (8.93%) Internet
7 5 (8.93%) MPLS
7 5 (8.93%) Multicast
8 4 (7.14%) Kerberos
9 3 (5.36%) NetScaler
9 3 (5.36%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
9 3 (5.36%) BGP
9 3 (5.36%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) MySQL
1 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.57%) Redis
1 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.79%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Artifactory
1 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.57%) Gerrit
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.79%) GCC
2 1 (1.79%) PhantomJS
2 1 (1.79%) Gradle
2 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.79%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) WebLOAD
2 1 (1.79%) JMeter
2 1 (1.79%) Ant
2 1 (1.79%) VisualVM
General
1 11 (19.64%) Banking
2 9 (16.07%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) International Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Network Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Security Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Network Security Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
1 2 (3.57%) LAMP
1 2 (3.57%) Middleware
1 2 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.79%) WebSockets
2 1 (1.79%) ISPF
2 1 (1.79%) jQuery
2 1 (1.79%) Java EE
2 1 (1.79%) JMX
2 1 (1.79%) J2EE
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) SecurID
2 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) iPhone
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) HACMP
4 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) UNIX
3 6 (10.71%) Solaris
4 2 (3.57%) AIX
4 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Load Balancing
2 11 (19.64%) Workflow
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
4 8 (14.29%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.71%) Change Management
7 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.93%) Validation
7 5 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.93%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (8.93%) Network Management
8 4 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (3.57%) Line Management
10 2 (3.57%) People Management
10 2 (3.57%) DevOps
10 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.36%) VB
3 2 (3.57%) Perl
3 2 (3.57%) PHP
3 2 (3.57%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.57%) Ruby
3 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) JCL
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) CISM
1 8 (14.29%) CISSP
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.93%) Degree
4 5 (8.93%) CCNP
5 4 (7.14%) CCNA
6 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.79%) CEH
7 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.79%) SSCP
7 1 (1.79%) GIAC
7 1 (1.79%) CCIE
7 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.71%) vSphere
3 6 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.36%) vCloud
4 3 (5.36%) Terminal Server
5 2 (3.57%) Docker
5 2 (3.57%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.57%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.57%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) logstash
2 2 (3.57%) Salt
2 2 (3.57%) Kibana
2 2 (3.57%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.57%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.57%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.79%) Nessus
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Cisco
2 11 (19.64%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) HP
4 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
5 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (14.29%) F5
6 6 (10.71%) Tufin
7 5 (8.93%) Fortinet
7 5 (8.93%) TippingPoint
7 5 (8.93%) Citrix
7 5 (8.93%) Avaya
7 5 (8.93%) NetApp
7 5 (8.93%) Dell
7 5 (8.93%) EMC
8 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.14%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.36%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.36%) AppSense
9 3 (5.36%) Juniper
9 3 (5.36%) Intel
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