The table below looks at the statistics for Internet 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 Internet over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 127 133 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Contract jobs citing Internet 372 358 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.68% 1.58% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.69% 13.40% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 250 303
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £334 £311
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.90 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £22.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -11.86%
Internet
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
2931 2671 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.22% 11.80% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1798 1777
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in London

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in London

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in London

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in London

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Internet
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 Internet within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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 +5 77 £425 +13.33% 37
Canary Wharf -7 5 £288 -8.73%
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £300 - 4
Hounslow - 4 £413 -
Croydon - 3 £250 -
Brentford - 2 £95 -
Paddington -8 1 £375 -34.78%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £540 -
Uxbridge - 1 £325 -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 190 (25.96%) Finance
2 174 (23.77%) Windows
3 156 (21.31%) Java
4 146 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (19.40%) HTML
6 128 (17.49%) SQL
7 111 (15.16%) Cisco
8 110 (15.03%) Linux
9 109 (14.89%) TCP/IP
10 107 (14.62%) Firewall
11 106 (14.48%) Banking
12 100 (13.66%) JavaScript
12 100 (13.66%) Microsoft
13 92 (12.57%) UNIX
14 91 (12.43%) CSS
15 86 (11.75%) DNS
16 83 (11.34%) Web Services
17 82 (11.20%) Degree
18 81 (11.07%) LAN
19 79 (10.79%) WAN
20 78 (10.66%) VPN
21 72 (9.84%) OO
22 70 (9.56%) Active Directory
23 67 (9.15%) .NET
24 66 (9.02%) Oracle
25 64 (8.74%) Network Security
26 62 (8.47%) PHP
26 62 (8.47%) Python
26 62 (8.47%) SOA
26 62 (8.47%) Scrum

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (5.33%) IIS
1 39 (5.33%) Tomcat
2 36 (4.92%) Apache
3 32 (4.37%) WebLogic
4 26 (3.55%) MS Exchange
5 21 (2.87%) SharePoint
6 20 (2.73%) OpenStack
7 19 (2.60%) Node.js
8 18 (2.46%) WebSphere
9 17 (2.32%) JBoss
10 15 (2.05%) CMS
10 15 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (1.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 11 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (1.23%) Lync
13 9 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (1.09%) Jetty
Applications
1 59 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 53 (7.24%) MS Office
3 10 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.23%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.68%) MS Project
7 4 (0.55%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.41%) ImageReady
8 3 (0.41%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) assyst
1 5 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.41%) RMDS
2 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.14%) Tridion
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.50%) SaaS
3 6 (0.82%) Office 365
3 6 (0.82%) IaaS
4 5 (0.68%) PaaS
4 5 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.27%) Heroku
8 1 (0.14%) GitHub
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 109 (14.89%) TCP/IP
2 107 (14.62%) Firewall
3 86 (11.75%) DNS
4 81 (11.07%) LAN
5 79 (10.79%) WAN
6 78 (10.66%) VPN
7 64 (8.74%) Network Security
8 57 (7.79%) HTTP
9 47 (6.42%) BGP
10 43 (5.87%) Cisco ASA
10 43 (5.87%) MPLS
10 43 (5.87%) Wireless
11 42 (5.74%) SSL
12 41 (5.60%) Intranet
13 34 (4.64%) Ethernet
13 34 (4.64%) IPsec
14 30 (4.10%) VLAN
15 28 (3.83%) DHCP
16 27 (3.69%) Spanning Tree
17 24 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 48 (6.56%) MySQL
3 39 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 37 (5.05%) MongoDB
5 27 (3.69%) NoSQL
6 26 (3.55%) Oracle Database
7 20 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (2.73%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.91%) Big Data
10 13 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (1.78%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.64%) Redis
11 12 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.82%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 5 (0.68%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 52 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 51 (6.97%) Subversion
3 29 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.60%) JIRA
5 15 (2.05%) Grunt
6 14 (1.91%) Cucumber
6 14 (1.91%) WebDriver
7 13 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (1.64%) JUnit
8 12 (1.64%) Maven
9 10 (1.37%) Bower
9 10 (1.37%) Mockito
9 10 (1.37%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.23%) Mercurial
10 9 (1.23%) Hudson
10 9 (1.23%) Gradle
11 7 (0.96%) Ant
11 7 (0.96%) Selenium
11 7 (0.96%) Jasmine
11 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 190 (25.96%) Finance
2 106 (14.48%) Banking
3 57 (7.79%) Marketing
4 46 (6.28%) Telecoms
5 42 (5.74%) Investment Banking
6 31 (4.23%) Retail
7 29 (3.96%) Legal
8 27 (3.69%) Financial Institution
9 25 (3.42%) Multimedia
10 22 (3.01%) Publishing
11 18 (2.46%) Law
12 12 (1.64%) Arabic Language
13 10 (1.37%) Retail Banking
13 10 (1.37%) Advertising
14 9 (1.23%) Front Office
15 7 (0.96%) Back Office
15 7 (0.96%) Games
15 7 (0.96%) Billing
15 7 (0.96%) Local Government
15 7 (0.96%) French Language
Job Titles
1 163 (22.27%) Developer
2 79 (10.79%) Analyst
3 55 (7.51%) Network Engineer
4 48 (6.56%) Consultant
5 47 (6.42%) Architect
6 31 (4.23%) Java Developer
7 30 (4.10%) Project Manager
8 27 (3.69%) JavaScript Developer
9 26 (3.55%) Support Engineer
10 22 (3.01%) Designer
11 20 (2.73%) Administrator
11 20 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (2.60%) Business Analyst
13 17 (2.32%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (2.32%) Technical Consultant
14 16 (2.19%) Service Analyst
15 15 (2.05%) Web Developer
15 15 (2.05%) Service Desk Analyst
15 15 (2.05%) Software Engineer
16 13 (1.78%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (19.40%) HTML
2 91 (12.43%) CSS
3 83 (11.34%) Web Services
4 67 (9.15%) .NET
5 59 (8.06%) HTML5
6 58 (7.92%) RESTful
7 52 (7.10%) XML
8 49 (6.69%) REST
8 49 (6.69%) jQuery
9 43 (5.87%) AngularJS
10 41 (5.60%) J2EE
11 30 (4.10%) JSON
12 25 (3.42%) CSS3
13 23 (3.14%) Spring
14 21 (2.87%) Ajax
15 20 (2.73%) ASP.NET
16 19 (2.60%) D3.js
17 18 (2.46%) Backbone.js
17 18 (2.46%) JSP
18 17 (2.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.38%) User Experience
2 52 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.78%) PKI
4 33 (4.51%) Client/Server
5 29 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.69%) Open Source
7 25 (3.42%) Online Banking
7 25 (3.42%) Mobile App
8 24 (3.28%) Internet of Things
9 15 (2.05%) Management Information System
9 15 (2.05%) RIA
10 14 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
11 13 (1.78%) Blackberry
11 13 (1.78%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.50%) Video on Demand
12 11 (1.50%) Social Media
12 11 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
13 10 (1.37%) Copywriting
13 10 (1.37%) Data Integration
14 9 (1.23%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 174 (23.77%) Windows
2 110 (15.03%) Linux
3 92 (12.57%) UNIX
4 48 (6.56%) Windows 7
5 46 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (3.14%) Android
7 20 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (2.19%) Apple iOS
10 15 (2.05%) Windows XP
11 13 (1.78%) Solaris
11 13 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (1.50%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.09%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.96%) CentOS
15 5 (0.68%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.55%) AIX
17 3 (0.41%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (9.84%) OO
3 62 (8.47%) SOA
3 62 (8.47%) Scrum
4 61 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 60 (8.20%) TDD
6 58 (7.92%) Project Management
7 52 (7.10%) ITIL
8 49 (6.69%) Analytics
9 39 (5.33%) MVC
9 39 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (5.33%) DevOps
10 38 (5.19%) BDD
11 37 (5.05%) Configuration Management
12 34 (4.64%) Content Management
13 32 (4.37%) Migration
14 31 (4.23%) Service Delivery
15 29 (3.96%) Network Management
15 29 (3.96%) OOP
16 28 (3.83%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 156 (21.31%) Java
2 128 (17.49%) SQL
3 100 (13.66%) JavaScript
4 62 (8.47%) PHP
4 62 (8.47%) Python
5 45 (6.15%) Perl
6 42 (5.74%) C#
7 36 (4.92%) Ruby
8 23 (3.14%) Bash Shell
9 22 (3.01%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.05%) C
10 15 (2.05%) Clojure
11 14 (1.91%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.78%) T-SQL
13 12 (1.64%) Scala
13 12 (1.64%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.50%) VB
15 7 (0.96%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.96%) VB6
15 7 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 82 (11.20%) Degree
2 49 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (5.05%) Security Cleared
4 33 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (4.37%) CCNP
6 30 (4.10%) CCNA
7 22 (3.01%) MCSE
8 17 (2.32%) DV Cleared
9 16 (2.19%) CISSP
10 15 (2.05%) SC Cleared
11 11 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.23%) MCP
12 9 (1.23%) MCTS
12 9 (1.23%) MCITP
13 8 (1.09%) ISEB
13 8 (1.09%) CISA
14 7 (0.96%) GCIH
15 6 (0.82%) CCIE
15 6 (0.82%) CCDP
15 6 (0.82%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.87%) QA
2 24 (3.28%) SLA
3 9 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.41%) COBIT
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.14%) FATCA
7 1 (0.14%) EMIR
7 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 70 (9.56%) Active Directory
2 42 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.69%) vSphere
4 13 (1.78%) vCloud
5 9 (1.23%) Firmware
6 8 (1.09%) XenApp
6 8 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.09%) ProxySG
7 7 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.82%) Oracle Clusterware
9 5 (0.68%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.55%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.41%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.41%) XenServer
11 3 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.41%) Docker
12 2 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.27%) NFS
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 24 (3.28%) Puppet
2 17 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.78%) ZABBIX
3 13 (1.78%) SCCM
4 12 (1.64%) Nagios
5 7 (0.96%) CA Single Sign-On
5 7 (0.96%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.82%) Oracle Flashback
6 6 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.68%) Zenoss
7 5 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (0.55%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.55%) Ansible
8 4 (0.55%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.41%) Cacti
9 3 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.41%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 111 (15.16%) Cisco
2 100 (13.66%) Microsoft
3 66 (9.02%) Oracle
4 62 (8.47%) VMware
5 35 (4.78%) Citrix
6 25 (3.42%) F5
7 23 (3.14%) Red Hat
8 22 (3.01%) Juniper
9 21 (2.87%) SolarWinds
10 20 (2.73%) CheckPoint
11 19 (2.60%) Adobe
11 19 (2.60%) EMC
11 19 (2.60%) Apple
11 19 (2.60%) Aruba
12 18 (2.46%) Infoblox
12 18 (2.46%) New Relic
13 17 (2.32%) CA
13 17 (2.32%) HP
14 14 (1.91%) Perforce
15 13 (1.78%) AppDynamics
London
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £750 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £270.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hudson IT
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stratospherec
Rate: Unspecified Top end market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £395.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Michael Page
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
FRAGOMEN
Rate: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago