The table below looks at the statistics for ICMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
England / London
Rank 398 395 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing ICMP 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.015% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2461 2607 2767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.70% 12.70% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1655 1703 1854
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 77 69
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +39.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

ICMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ICMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ICMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

ICMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ICMP across the London region.

ICMP Daily Rate Trend in London

ICMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ICMP across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

ICMP Daily Rate Histogram in London

ICMP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ICMP across the London region.

ICMP Hourly Rate Trend in London

ICMP
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 ICMP within the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 - 3 £285 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £413 -
ICMP
England

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ICMP 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 ICMP.

1 25 (80.65%) TCP/IP
2 22 (70.97%) DNS
3 20 (64.52%) Load Balancing
4 19 (61.29%) Linux
5 18 (58.06%) Python
5 18 (58.06%) Go
6 17 (54.84%) VPN
6 17 (54.84%) Ruby
7 16 (51.61%) Cisco
8 15 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (48.39%) Ansible
8 15 (48.39%) Public Cloud
9 14 (45.16%) Java
10 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
10 13 (41.94%) Terraform
10 13 (41.94%) GoCD
11 11 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (35.48%) F5
11 11 (35.48%) Build Automation
11 11 (35.48%) IPsec
12 10 (32.26%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (32.26%) MySQL
12 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (32.26%) MPLS
12 10 (32.26%) Redis
12 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
12 10 (32.26%) Consul
12 10 (32.26%) Software Delivery
12 10 (32.26%) Mentoring

ICMP
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 11 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) TCP/IP
2 22 (70.97%) DNS
3 17 (54.84%) VPN
4 11 (35.48%) IPsec
5 10 (32.26%) MPLS
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (25.81%) SNMP
7 8 (25.81%) SSL
8 7 (22.58%) ADSL
8 7 (22.58%) Firewall
8 7 (22.58%) OSPF
9 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (19.35%) DHCP
9 6 (19.35%) HSRP
9 6 (19.35%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) WAN
10 5 (16.13%) Ethernet
10 5 (16.13%) SSH
11 4 (12.90%) BGP
11 4 (12.90%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
1 10 (32.26%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (32.26%) Redis
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) GoCD
2 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Architect
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) 802.1X
2 3 (9.68%) COM
3 2 (6.45%) LAMP
4 1 (3.23%) CGI
4 1 (3.23%) Embperl
4 1 (3.23%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Public Cloud
2 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) FreeBSD
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Load Balancing
2 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
3 11 (35.48%) Build Automation
4 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
4 10 (32.26%) Software Delivery
5 8 (25.81%) DevOps
6 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
7 5 (16.13%) Network Management
8 4 (12.90%) Change Control
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) Network Design
9 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
9 3 (9.68%) Project Management
10 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
10 2 (6.45%) Change Management
10 2 (6.45%) Computer Security
10 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
10 2 (6.45%) Information Security
10 2 (6.45%) SIEM
10 2 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Go
1 18 (58.06%) Python
2 17 (54.84%) Ruby
3 14 (45.16%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) CCIE
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) CCDP
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) CCSA
4 2 (6.45%) CCSE
4 2 (6.45%) CISSP
4 2 (6.45%) CLAS
4 2 (6.45%) GCIH
4 2 (6.45%) GIAC
5 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Ansible
1 15 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (41.94%) Terraform
3 10 (32.26%) Consul
4 3 (9.68%) Nessus
4 3 (9.68%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (3.23%) Nagios
5 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) F5
3 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) BT
6 3 (9.68%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Mercator
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
7 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.45%) Meraki
8 1 (3.23%) Juniper
8 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
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