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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 152 119 77
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -42
Contract jobs citing Internet 375 492 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.52% 1.94% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.60% 15.88% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 354 421
Average daily rate
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£418 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £191 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £544 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.25% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 27
Average hourly rate £19.55 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.90 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -8.57%
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
3232 3098 3426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.10% 12.22% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2116 2046 2182
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 89 152
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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 0 94 £450 +12.50% 37
Docklands, London - 10 £135 -
Hounslow +4 5 - -
Uxbridge - 4 £256 -
Canary Wharf +16 2 - -
Romford - 1 £550 -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - - 2
Pinner - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 170 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (22.98%) Windows
3 150 (20.52%) Finance
4 148 (20.25%) HTML
4 148 (20.25%) Java
5 133 (18.19%) JavaScript
6 118 (16.14%) SQL
7 114 (15.60%) Linux
8 110 (15.05%) Banking
8 110 (15.05%) Microsoft
9 106 (14.50%) Cisco
9 106 (14.50%) Firewall
10 97 (13.27%) CSS
11 96 (13.13%) Intranet
12 82 (11.22%) Oracle
12 82 (11.22%) MS Office
13 79 (10.81%) UNIX
14 78 (10.67%) Web Services
15 77 (10.53%) ITIL
15 77 (10.53%) SQL Server
16 74 (10.12%) E-Commerce
17 73 (9.99%) XML
18 72 (9.85%) Scrum
19 70 (9.58%) LAN
19 70 (9.58%) WAN
20 69 (9.44%) MS Excel
20 69 (9.44%) .NET
21 66 (9.03%) OO
21 66 (9.03%) DNS
21 66 (9.03%) Degree

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 48 (6.57%) Apache
2 45 (6.16%) SharePoint
3 44 (6.02%) IIS
4 42 (5.75%) CMS
5 25 (3.42%) MS Exchange
6 20 (2.74%) WebSphere
6 20 (2.74%) OpenStack
7 19 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.78%) WebLogic
9 11 (1.50%) IBM Notes
10 9 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (1.23%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (1.23%) Node.js
11 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (0.96%) JBoss
12 7 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.82%) Lync
Applications
1 82 (11.22%) MS Office
2 69 (9.44%) MS Excel
3 27 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (3.42%) Photoshop
5 16 (2.19%) MS Visio
6 15 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.82%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.41%) MS Project
10 3 (0.41%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.41%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.27%) InDesign
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.14%) Mingle
12 1 (0.14%) Maya
Business Applications
1 16 (2.19%) assyst
2 9 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.41%) Academy Housing
4 3 (0.41%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 3 (0.41%) Magento
4 3 (0.41%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) Summit
5 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Documaker
5 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.05%) SaaS
2 13 (1.78%) GitHub
3 8 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.27%) Office 365
4 2 (0.27%) PaaS
4 2 (0.27%) Heroku
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.27%) Force.com
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 106 (14.50%) Firewall
2 96 (13.13%) Intranet
3 70 (9.58%) LAN
3 70 (9.58%) WAN
4 66 (9.03%) DNS
5 65 (8.89%) VPN
6 62 (8.48%) TCP/IP
7 54 (7.39%) HTTP
8 53 (7.25%) Network Security
9 49 (6.70%) BGP
10 30 (4.10%) Wireless
10 30 (4.10%) SAN
10 30 (4.10%) Extranet
11 28 (3.83%) DHCP
12 26 (3.56%) NetScaler
13 25 (3.42%) MPLS
13 25 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (3.28%) OSPF
14 24 (3.28%) SSL
14 24 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.16%) MySQL
3 39 (5.34%) MongoDB
4 34 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 21 (2.87%) Oracle Database
6 20 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (2.33%) DB2
9 13 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.23%) Big Data
10 9 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.09%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.68%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 41 (5.61%) Git (software)
2 37 (5.06%) Subversion
3 27 (3.69%) Jenkins
4 21 (2.87%) Maven
5 17 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 15 (2.05%) Grunt
7 12 (1.64%) Bower
7 12 (1.64%) JIRA
8 11 (1.50%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.23%) JUnit
10 8 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.09%) WebDriver
11 7 (0.96%) Axure RP
12 6 (0.82%) Mockito
12 6 (0.82%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
13 5 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.68%) JMeter
13 5 (0.68%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 150 (20.52%) Finance
2 110 (15.05%) Banking
3 65 (8.89%) Retail
4 48 (6.57%) Telecoms
5 46 (6.29%) Marketing
6 36 (4.92%) Investment Banking
7 34 (4.65%) Publishing
8 22 (3.01%) Law
9 17 (2.33%) Games
10 16 (2.19%) Legal
10 16 (2.19%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.92%) Retail Banking
12 11 (1.50%) Multimedia
13 9 (1.23%) Back Office
13 9 (1.23%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.96%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.82%) French Language
15 6 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.68%) Advertising
16 5 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 178 (24.35%) Developer
2 111 (15.18%) Analyst
3 75 (10.26%) Architect
4 41 (5.61%) Consultant
5 36 (4.92%) Senior Developer
5 36 (4.92%) Java Developer
6 35 (4.79%) Project Manager
7 29 (3.97%) Network Engineer
8 28 (3.83%) Support Engineer
9 26 (3.56%) Support Analyst
10 24 (3.28%) Web Developer
10 24 (3.28%) Security Analyst
10 24 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
11 22 (3.01%) JavaScript Developer
12 21 (2.87%) 2nd Line Support
12 21 (2.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 20 (2.74%) Security Architect
14 19 (2.60%) Business Analyst
14 19 (2.60%) Security Engineer
15 18 (2.46%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (20.25%) HTML
2 97 (13.27%) CSS
3 78 (10.67%) Web Services
4 73 (9.99%) XML
5 69 (9.44%) .NET
6 60 (8.21%) HTML5
7 54 (7.39%) jQuery
8 41 (5.61%) REST
9 40 (5.47%) RESTful
10 31 (4.24%) Spring
11 30 (4.10%) CSS3
12 29 (3.97%) AngularJS
13 27 (3.69%) ASP.NET
14 26 (3.56%) Backbone.js
15 25 (3.42%) J2EE
15 25 (3.42%) JSON
16 24 (3.28%) SOAP
17 21 (2.87%) XSLT
17 21 (2.87%) XHTML
18 20 (2.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.25%) Open Source
2 51 (6.98%) User Experience
3 42 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.92%) Blackberry
5 32 (4.38%) Computer Science
6 29 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 27 (3.69%) Management Information System
8 24 (3.28%) Online Banking
9 22 (3.01%) Social Media
10 21 (2.87%) RIA
11 15 (2.05%) Hedge funds
12 14 (1.92%) Clustering
13 13 (1.78%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (1.78%) Graphic Design
14 12 (1.64%) Video on Demand
15 11 (1.50%) iPad
15 11 (1.50%) Online Games
15 11 (1.50%) Wiki
15 11 (1.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 168 (22.98%) Windows
2 114 (15.60%) Linux
3 79 (10.81%) UNIX
4 51 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (6.84%) Windows 7
6 30 (4.10%) Android
7 29 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (3.01%) Windows XP
8 22 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (2.87%) Apple iOS
9 21 (2.87%) CentOS
10 19 (2.60%) Mac OS X
11 16 (2.19%) Ubuntu
12 15 (2.05%) Windows 8
13 14 (1.92%) AIX
14 12 (1.64%) SUSE
14 12 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (1.50%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.37%) Mac OS
17 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (10.53%) ITIL
3 74 (10.12%) E-Commerce
4 72 (9.85%) Scrum
5 66 (9.03%) OO
6 61 (8.34%) Project Management
7 60 (8.21%) TDD
8 57 (7.80%) Content Management
9 56 (7.66%) Migration
10 52 (7.11%) Load Balancing
11 44 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 44 (6.02%) DevOps
12 38 (5.20%) Web Development
13 36 (4.92%) Service Delivery
14 31 (4.24%) Information Security
15 30 (4.10%) MVC
16 29 (3.97%) Change Control
17 28 (3.83%) SOA
17 28 (3.83%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (3.83%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 148 (20.25%) Java
2 133 (18.19%) JavaScript
3 118 (16.14%) SQL
4 61 (8.34%) Python
5 58 (7.93%) Perl
6 38 (5.20%) Ruby
7 35 (4.79%) C#
8 31 (4.24%) PHP
9 28 (3.83%) C
10 24 (3.28%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.19%) XQuery
12 15 (2.05%) Clojure
12 15 (2.05%) XPath
13 13 (1.78%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.50%) ActionScript
15 10 (1.37%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.37%) Groovy
16 9 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.09%) Scala
17 8 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (9.03%) Degree
2 38 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (4.38%) CISSP
5 27 (3.69%) MCSE
6 25 (3.42%) CCNP
7 24 (3.28%) Security Cleared
8 17 (2.33%) MCP
9 14 (1.92%) GIAC
10 13 (1.78%) CEH
11 11 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (1.37%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.37%) DV Cleared
12 10 (1.37%) CISA
13 9 (1.23%) CISM
13 9 (1.23%) CCSE
13 9 (1.23%) CCNA
13 9 (1.23%) CCIE
14 8 (1.09%) CCSP
15 7 (0.96%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.24%) QA
2 26 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (3.28%) SLA
4 11 (1.50%) COBIT
5 10 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.55%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.41%) WCAG
7 3 (0.41%) WAI
8 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.27%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.14%) Section 508
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 55 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 47 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.69%) vSphere
4 19 (2.60%) vCloud
5 12 (1.64%) FreeRADIUS
6 10 (1.37%) ProxySG
7 9 (1.23%) Varnish
8 8 (1.09%) Firmware
9 7 (0.96%) XenApp
10 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.55%) Snort
11 4 (0.55%) Nmap
12 3 (0.41%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.27%) NDS
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.14%) qmail
14 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (4.51%) Puppet
2 31 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.74%) ZABBIX
4 17 (2.33%) Nagios
5 16 (2.19%) Zenoss
6 14 (1.92%) SCCM
7 13 (1.78%) Kibana
7 13 (1.78%) Graylog2
8 6 (0.82%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.55%) Nessus
11 3 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.27%) CA SiteMinder
12 2 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.27%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.27%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 110 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 106 (14.50%) Cisco
3 82 (11.22%) Oracle
4 60 (8.21%) VMware
5 50 (6.84%) Citrix
6 47 (6.43%) CheckPoint
7 27 (3.69%) Juniper
7 27 (3.69%) Adobe
8 22 (3.01%) F5
9 21 (2.87%) Splunk
9 21 (2.87%) Red Hat
10 20 (2.74%) IBM
10 20 (2.74%) Perforce
11 17 (2.33%) Blue Coat
11 17 (2.33%) Business Objects
12 14 (1.92%) Sybase
12 14 (1.92%) HP
12 14 (1.92%) Informatica
12 14 (1.92%) Google
13 11 (1.50%) Sourcefire
London
iKonnect
Rate: £160 - £175 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Personnel IT
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
GCI Consulting Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Attractive Daily Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £466.00 - £571.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £18.00 - £23.00 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £190 - £210 per day
Posted: 27 days ago