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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 138 143 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Contract jobs citing Internet 357 342 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.68% 1.63% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.32% 12.18% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 206 263
Average daily rate £400 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 12
Average hourly rate £21.27 £17.75 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.81% +2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.64 £28.75 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
2681 2809 2683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.62% 13.39% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 1823 1696
Average daily rate £425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 83 73
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.57 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 29 £388 -6.06% 27
Croydon - 4 £306 - 1
Twickenham - 2 £400 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £278 -
Ealing - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £396 -
Feltham - 1 £450 -
Greenford - 1 £585 -
Ilford - 1 £200 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 188 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (22.78%) Windows
3 136 (18.55%) Finance
4 125 (17.05%) Linux
4 125 (17.05%) Microsoft
5 119 (16.23%) Firewall
6 118 (16.10%) Java
6 118 (16.10%) JavaScript
7 116 (15.83%) Python
8 111 (15.14%) TCP/IP
9 106 (14.46%) Web Services
10 103 (14.05%) HTML
11 101 (13.78%) CSS
12 99 (13.51%) Cisco
13 97 (13.23%) SQL
14 90 (12.28%) Degree
15 88 (12.01%) WAN
16 85 (11.60%) DNS
17 82 (11.19%) HTTP
18 81 (11.05%) Unix
18 81 (11.05%) Scrum
19 78 (10.64%) Oracle
19 78 (10.64%) LAN
19 78 (10.64%) Active Directory
20 72 (9.82%) TDD
21 71 (9.69%) Apache
22 67 (9.14%) Software Engineering
22 67 (9.14%) Git (software)
23 66 (9.00%) ITIL
24 65 (8.87%) Data Centre

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 71 (9.69%) Apache
2 35 (4.77%) Tomcat
3 34 (4.64%) MS Exchange
4 31 (4.23%) IIS
5 27 (3.68%) SharePoint
6 25 (3.41%) CMS
6 25 (3.41%) Jetty
7 22 (3.00%) nginx
7 22 (3.00%) Skype for Business
8 20 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 20 (2.73%) Node.js
9 17 (2.32%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (1.23%) Confluence
11 9 (1.23%) IBM Notes
12 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (1.09%) LiveCycle
12 8 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.95%) JBoss
Applications
1 63 (8.59%) MS Office
2 45 (6.14%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.77%) Photoshop
5 12 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.68%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (0.68%) SketchUp
9 4 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.27%) InDesign
10 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.14%) MS Project
11 1 (0.14%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.27%) Primavera
4 2 (0.27%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.14%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.91%) SaaS
4 13 (1.77%) GitHub
4 13 (1.77%) Office 365
5 12 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.50%) IaaS
6 11 (1.50%) PaaS
7 9 (1.23%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.95%) Yammer
9 6 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.41%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.14%) AdSense
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 119 (16.23%) Firewall
2 111 (15.14%) TCP/IP
3 88 (12.01%) WAN
4 85 (11.60%) DNS
5 82 (11.19%) HTTP
6 78 (10.64%) LAN
7 62 (8.46%) Wireless
8 58 (7.91%) SSL
9 44 (6.00%) Intranet
9 44 (6.00%) VPN
10 39 (5.32%) DHCP
10 39 (5.32%) MPLS
11 36 (4.91%) Network Security
12 32 (4.37%) Wi-Fi
13 28 (3.82%) BGP
14 26 (3.55%) IPsec
15 21 (2.86%) OSPF
16 20 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (2.46%) BIG-IP
17 18 (2.46%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.64%) Big Data
3 33 (4.50%) NoSQL
4 31 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (3.55%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 20 (2.73%) MongoDB
8 20 (2.73%) MySQL
8 20 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (1.91%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.50%) Redis
11 11 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (0.95%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.95%) Neo4j
13 6 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 67 (9.14%) Git (software)
2 61 (8.32%) Jenkins
3 45 (6.14%) Subversion
4 41 (5.59%) JIRA
5 29 (3.96%) JUnit
5 29 (3.96%) Maven
6 28 (3.82%) Cucumber
7 27 (3.68%) Hudson
8 26 (3.55%) Gradle
9 17 (2.32%) Mockito
10 12 (1.64%) Selenium
11 11 (1.50%) IntelliJ
11 11 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (1.36%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.36%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.23%) Capybara
13 9 (1.23%) Log4j
13 9 (1.23%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.09%) NUnit
14 8 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 136 (18.55%) Finance
2 57 (7.78%) Banking
3 42 (5.73%) Retail
4 30 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.27%) Marketing
6 17 (2.32%) Advertising
7 15 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.50%) Front Office
9 10 (1.36%) Billing
9 10 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.23%) Law
10 9 (1.23%) Legal
10 9 (1.23%) Retail Banking
11 8 (1.09%) Games
12 7 (0.95%) Back Office
12 7 (0.95%) French Language
13 6 (0.82%) Local Government
13 6 (0.82%) Publishing
14 5 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 176 (24.01%) Developer
2 76 (10.37%) Analyst
3 67 (9.14%) Architect
4 56 (7.64%) Python Developer
5 41 (5.59%) Support Engineer
6 40 (5.46%) Java Developer
7 35 (4.77%) Consultant
7 35 (4.77%) Network Engineer
8 33 (4.50%) Administrator
9 30 (4.09%) JavaScript Developer
9 30 (4.09%) Project Manager
10 28 (3.82%) DevOps Engineer
11 24 (3.27%) Senior Developer
12 23 (3.14%) Network Architect
13 21 (2.86%) Desktop Support
14 20 (2.73%) Desktop Engineer
14 20 (2.73%) Support Analyst
15 19 (2.59%) Systems Administrator
16 17 (2.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 17 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (14.46%) Web Services
2 103 (14.05%) HTML
3 101 (13.78%) CSS
4 62 (8.46%) .NET
5 58 (7.91%) REST
6 48 (6.55%) HTML5
7 46 (6.28%) RESTful
8 45 (6.14%) XML
9 39 (5.32%) Spring
10 38 (5.18%) JSON
11 36 (4.91%) CSS3
11 36 (4.91%) Django
12 33 (4.50%) AngularJS
13 28 (3.82%) Ajax
14 27 (3.68%) jQuery
15 24 (3.27%) Guice
16 21 (2.86%) Ext JS
16 21 (2.86%) SOAP
17 19 (2.59%) ASP.NET
18 15 (2.05%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.87%) Data Centre
2 55 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 47 (6.41%) User Experience
4 43 (5.87%) Internet of Things
5 37 (5.05%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.27%) Blackberry
7 23 (3.14%) Mobile App
8 20 (2.73%) Online Banking
9 18 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
10 17 (2.32%) Client/Server
10 17 (2.32%) RIA
11 15 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.91%) Cryptography
12 14 (1.91%) Equities
13 13 (1.77%) Wiki
14 11 (1.50%) Visualisation
15 9 (1.23%) MPEG
15 9 (1.23%) Social Media
16 8 (1.09%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 167 (22.78%) Windows
2 125 (17.05%) Linux
3 81 (11.05%) Unix
4 60 (8.19%) Windows 7
5 51 (6.96%) Windows Server
6 29 (3.96%) Android
7 26 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (2.86%) Apple iOS
10 18 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (2.32%) CentOS
12 16 (2.18%) Windows 8
13 12 (1.64%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.23%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.82%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.68%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.68%) Solaris
17 4 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (11.05%) Scrum
3 72 (9.82%) TDD
4 67 (9.14%) Software Engineering
5 66 (9.00%) ITIL
6 62 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (7.09%) Unit Testing
8 50 (6.82%) Project Management
9 48 (6.55%) Open Source
10 47 (6.41%) DevOps
11 43 (5.87%) OO
12 41 (5.59%) E-Commerce
13 38 (5.18%) Migration
14 37 (5.05%) BDD
15 34 (4.64%) MVC
16 33 (4.50%) Configuration Management
16 33 (4.50%) Network Design
17 32 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
18 30 (4.09%) Performance Tuning
18 30 (4.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 118 (16.10%) Java
1 118 (16.10%) JavaScript
2 116 (15.83%) Python
3 97 (13.23%) SQL
4 48 (6.55%) C#
5 42 (5.73%) Ruby
6 36 (4.91%) C++
7 35 (4.77%) Perl
8 32 (4.37%) C
9 30 (4.09%) PowerShell
10 28 (3.82%) Bash Shell
11 25 (3.41%) PHP
12 9 (1.23%) Groovy
13 8 (1.09%) Apex Code
13 8 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.09%) SOQL
14 6 (0.82%) ActionScript
14 6 (0.82%) Go
14 6 (0.82%) Scala
15 5 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (12.28%) Degree
2 54 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (5.05%) CCNP
4 30 (4.09%) Security Cleared
5 26 (3.55%) CCIE
6 19 (2.59%) SC Cleared
7 18 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (2.32%) CISSP
9 16 (2.18%) CCNA
10 12 (1.64%) MCSE
11 9 (1.23%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.09%) MCSA
13 7 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.68%) CEH
14 5 (0.68%) GIAC
14 5 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.55%) CCSA
15 4 (0.55%) GCED
15 4 (0.55%) GCIA
15 4 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.50%) QA
2 28 (3.82%) SLA
3 14 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.41%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.27%) COBIT
8 1 (0.14%) COSO
8 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.14%) RMADS
System Software
1 78 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.46%) Docker
4 11 (1.50%) Firmware
4 11 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.50%) XenApp
5 9 (1.23%) ISA Server
6 7 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.68%) Terminal Server
7 5 (0.68%) vSphere
7 5 (0.68%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.41%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.41%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.27%) XenServer
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.14%) UAG
10 1 (0.14%) Varnish
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (3.55%) Puppet
2 25 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.77%) SCCM
4 11 (1.50%) Ansible
5 8 (1.09%) Nagios
6 7 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.82%) Graphite
8 5 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.68%) SCOrch
8 5 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (0.68%) WSUS
9 3 (0.41%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.41%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 2 (0.27%) Cisco LMS
10 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.27%) Mesos
Vendors
1 125 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 99 (13.51%) Cisco
3 78 (10.64%) Oracle
4 42 (5.73%) VMware
5 39 (5.32%) Citrix
6 37 (5.05%) CheckPoint
6 37 (5.05%) Google
7 25 (3.41%) Juniper
8 22 (3.00%) F5
9 20 (2.73%) Adobe
10 15 (2.05%) HP
11 12 (1.64%) Apple
11 12 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.64%) SolarWinds
11 12 (1.64%) Symantec
12 11 (1.50%) Fortinet
13 10 (1.36%) EMC
13 10 (1.36%) Lotus
14 9 (1.23%) Bloomberg
15 8 (1.09%) Red Hat
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £345 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Career Moves
Rate: £50000 - £63000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £190 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £130.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + PER DAY
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + expenses
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Alexander Mann Solutions
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago