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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 138 112 83
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -29
Contract jobs citing Internet 352 417 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.65% 1.90% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.51% 16.07% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 274 327
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.06% +0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £335 £343
% change year-on-year
+10.44% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -54.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £18.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £30.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +22.22%
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
2814 2595 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 11.82% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 1634 1753
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 74 141
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -25.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.69 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 3 March 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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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 -10 85 £405 +1.25% 34
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £625 - 4
Chessington - 1 - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Brentford - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 184 (26.71%) Windows
2 147 (21.34%) Java
3 146 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (20.46%) Finance
5 134 (19.45%) SQL
6 127 (18.43%) HTML
7 113 (16.40%) Linux
8 111 (16.11%) Cisco
9 107 (15.53%) JavaScript
10 99 (14.37%) Firewall
11 96 (13.93%) UNIX
12 93 (13.50%) Banking
13 87 (12.63%) CSS
14 84 (12.19%) Web Services
14 84 (12.19%) LAN
15 82 (11.90%) Microsoft
15 82 (11.90%) Degree
16 81 (11.76%) WAN
17 80 (11.61%) TCP/IP
17 80 (11.61%) DNS
18 76 (11.03%) VPN
19 74 (10.74%) MS Office
20 73 (10.60%) Scrum
20 73 (10.60%) VMware
21 71 (10.30%) .NET
21 71 (10.30%) Active Directory
22 67 (9.72%) OO
23 65 (9.43%) E-Commerce
24 64 (9.29%) Project Management
24 64 (9.29%) Windows 7

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 37 (5.37%) IIS
2 36 (5.22%) SharePoint
3 32 (4.64%) Tomcat
4 28 (4.06%) Apache
5 25 (3.63%) MS Exchange
5 25 (3.63%) WebLogic
6 20 (2.90%) CMS
7 19 (2.76%) WebSphere
8 17 (2.47%) OpenStack
9 16 (2.32%) Node.js
9 16 (2.32%) JBoss
10 14 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (1.02%) WordPress
15 6 (0.87%) Drupal
15 6 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 74 (10.74%) MS Office
2 61 (8.85%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.87%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.29%) MS Project
8 2 (0.29%) ImageReady
8 2 (0.29%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.60%) assyst
2 4 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.29%) RMDS
3 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.74%) SaaS
3 6 (0.87%) Office 365
4 5 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.58%) PaaS
5 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.58%) ElastiCache
5 4 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.44%) IaaS
6 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.15%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 99 (14.37%) Firewall
2 84 (12.19%) LAN
3 81 (11.76%) WAN
4 80 (11.61%) TCP/IP
4 80 (11.61%) DNS
5 76 (11.03%) VPN
6 51 (7.40%) HTTP
7 49 (7.11%) Network Security
8 48 (6.97%) BGP
9 44 (6.39%) DHCP
10 43 (6.24%) Intranet
11 40 (5.81%) SSL
12 37 (5.37%) Wireless
13 31 (4.50%) MPLS
14 30 (4.35%) OSPF
15 26 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
16 25 (3.63%) SAN
17 24 (3.48%) IPsec
18 22 (3.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.53%) MySQL
3 36 (5.22%) MongoDB
4 30 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.63%) Oracle Database
6 21 (3.05%) NoSQL
7 18 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.74%) Big Data
10 11 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.45%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (1.02%) DB2
15 6 (0.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 6 (0.87%) MarkLogic
16 5 (0.73%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (7.26%) Subversion
2 43 (6.24%) Git (software)
3 28 (4.06%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.32%) Grunt
5 15 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (2.18%) WebDriver
6 14 (2.03%) JIRA
7 13 (1.89%) Visual Studio
7 13 (1.89%) Bower
8 10 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (1.45%) Maven
9 9 (1.31%) Hudson
10 7 (1.02%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.02%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.02%) Selenium
10 7 (1.02%) Mercurial
11 6 (0.87%) Fiddler
11 6 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (0.87%) JMeter
11 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 141 (20.46%) Finance
2 93 (13.50%) Banking
3 57 (8.27%) Telecoms
4 42 (6.10%) Investment Banking
5 41 (5.95%) Marketing
6 38 (5.52%) Retail
7 32 (4.64%) Legal
8 29 (4.21%) Publishing
9 23 (3.34%) Financial Institution
10 18 (2.61%) Law
11 13 (1.89%) Games
12 11 (1.60%) Back Office
13 9 (1.31%) Multimedia
13 9 (1.31%) Arabic Language
13 9 (1.31%) Advertising
14 7 (1.02%) Local Government
15 5 (0.73%) Front Office
16 4 (0.58%) Billing
16 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (19.88%) Developer
2 96 (13.93%) Analyst
3 64 (9.29%) Architect
4 54 (7.84%) Consultant
5 36 (5.22%) Network Engineer
6 32 (4.64%) Support Engineer
7 29 (4.21%) Java Developer
8 26 (3.77%) Project Manager
9 23 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (3.19%) Support Analyst
11 21 (3.05%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (2.90%) Security Architect
13 19 (2.76%) Designer
14 18 (2.61%) Service Desk Analyst
14 18 (2.61%) Web Developer
14 18 (2.61%) Service Analyst
15 17 (2.47%) Help Desk Analyst
15 17 (2.47%) Technical Consultant
16 16 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
17 14 (2.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (18.43%) HTML
2 87 (12.63%) CSS
3 84 (12.19%) Web Services
4 71 (10.30%) .NET
5 63 (9.14%) XML
6 54 (7.84%) RESTful
7 47 (6.82%) HTML5
7 47 (6.82%) J2EE
8 39 (5.66%) REST
8 39 (5.66%) AngularJS
9 38 (5.52%) jQuery
10 26 (3.77%) XHTML
11 25 (3.63%) JSON
12 20 (2.90%) D3.js
12 20 (2.90%) XSLT
12 20 (2.90%) Middleware
13 19 (2.76%) ASP.NET
14 18 (2.61%) CSS3
15 17 (2.47%) Spring
16 14 (2.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.95%) User Experience
3 34 (4.93%) Blackberry
4 29 (4.21%) Client/Server
4 29 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.77%) Open Source
6 22 (3.19%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.90%) Online Banking
8 15 (2.18%) PKI
9 14 (2.03%) Thin Client
9 14 (2.03%) Social Media
9 14 (2.03%) Fat Client
10 13 (1.89%) Internet of Things
11 12 (1.74%) iPad
11 12 (1.74%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.74%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.74%) Handset
11 12 (1.74%) Replication
12 11 (1.60%) Clustering
12 11 (1.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 184 (26.71%) Windows
2 113 (16.40%) Linux
3 96 (13.93%) UNIX
4 64 (9.29%) Windows 7
5 51 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (3.63%) Windows XP
8 23 (3.34%) Android
9 21 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (2.47%) Apple iOS
11 15 (2.18%) Windows Vista
11 15 (2.18%) Mac OS X
12 14 (2.03%) CentOS
13 13 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (1.60%) Windows 8
14 11 (1.60%) Solaris
15 10 (1.45%) AIX
16 9 (1.31%) Ubuntu
17 8 (1.16%) SUSE
18 7 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (10.60%) Scrum
3 67 (9.72%) OO
4 65 (9.43%) E-Commerce
5 64 (9.29%) Project Management
6 63 (9.14%) TDD
7 51 (7.40%) DevOps
8 50 (7.26%) SOA
9 42 (6.10%) ITIL
10 41 (5.95%) Service Delivery
11 40 (5.81%) Analytics
12 35 (5.08%) Migration
13 33 (4.79%) OOP
14 32 (4.64%) Content Management
15 31 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (4.35%) Network Design
17 28 (4.06%) Load Balancing
17 28 (4.06%) BDD
18 27 (3.92%) Configuration Management
19 23 (3.34%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 147 (21.34%) Java
2 134 (19.45%) SQL
3 107 (15.53%) JavaScript
4 58 (8.42%) Perl
5 56 (8.13%) Python
6 51 (7.40%) PHP
7 43 (6.24%) Ruby
8 36 (5.22%) C#
9 35 (5.08%) Bash Shell
10 25 (3.63%) Clojure
11 22 (3.19%) PL/SQL
12 18 (2.61%) C
13 12 (1.74%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.60%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.45%) Scala
16 9 (1.31%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.02%) VBA
18 6 (0.87%) VBScript
19 5 (0.73%) VB.NET
20 4 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (11.90%) Degree
2 52 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (6.39%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (5.52%) Security Cleared
5 30 (4.35%) CCNP
6 29 (4.21%) MCSE
7 28 (4.06%) CCNA
8 24 (3.48%) MCP
9 22 (3.19%) MCITP
10 18 (2.61%) DV Cleared
11 16 (2.32%) CISSP
12 14 (2.03%) SC Cleared
13 12 (1.74%) CCIE
14 11 (1.60%) A+ Certification
14 11 (1.60%) MCDST
15 9 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (1.16%) CEH
16 8 (1.16%) MCTS
16 8 (1.16%) VCP4
17 7 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.82%) QA
2 36 (5.22%) SLA
3 15 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.73%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.44%) COBIT
8 2 (0.29%) WCAG
8 2 (0.29%) WAI
9 1 (0.15%) BS7799
9 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.15%) FATCA
9 1 (0.15%) EMIR
9 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 71 (10.30%) Active Directory
2 55 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.21%) vSphere
4 13 (1.89%) vCloud
5 12 (1.74%) ProxySG
6 11 (1.60%) Firmware
7 8 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.16%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.16%) XenApp
8 7 (1.02%) FreeRADIUS
9 6 (0.87%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.58%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (0.44%) Squid
13 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (3.19%) Puppet
2 21 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.89%) SCCM
3 13 (1.89%) ZABBIX
4 11 (1.60%) Nagios
5 8 (1.16%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.87%) Zenoss
7 5 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.58%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (0.58%) Ansible
8 4 (0.58%) Icinga
8 4 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.44%) Control-M
9 3 (0.44%) SCOM
9 3 (0.44%) Graphite
10 2 (0.29%) Kibana
10 2 (0.29%) Graylog
10 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 111 (16.11%) Cisco
2 82 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 73 (10.60%) VMware
4 63 (9.14%) Oracle
5 52 (7.55%) Citrix
6 40 (5.81%) CheckPoint
7 31 (4.50%) Juniper
8 29 (4.21%) F5
9 24 (3.48%) Red Hat
10 20 (2.90%) Blue Coat
11 18 (2.61%) Google
12 16 (2.32%) Adobe
13 15 (2.18%) New Relic
14 14 (2.03%) EMC
14 14 (2.03%) Altiris
14 14 (2.03%) Perforce
15 13 (1.89%) Reuters
15 13 (1.89%) Bloomberg
15 13 (1.89%) Splunk
16 12 (1.74%) HP
London
Montash
Rate: £332.83 - £406.80 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £332.83 - £406.80 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Intelletect
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xcede Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Vitamin T
Rate: From £24.70 to £29.93 per hour £24.70-£29.93 per hour plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
QA Limited
Rate: £221.25 per week
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Vitamin T
Rate: £17.45 per hour £17.45/hr plus holiday, bonus & perks
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago