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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 131 137 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -47
Contract jobs citing Internet 397 360 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.73% 1.55% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.02% 12.80% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 245 344
Average daily rate
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£426 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £14.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.80 £21.10 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -5.00%
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
3050 2812 2891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.25% 12.10% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1963 1808 1803
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 85 124
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -15 73 £430 +1.17% 46
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £275 - 2
Hammersmith -5 4 - - 1
Croydon -7 3 £200 -
Brentford - 2 £95 -
Uxbridge - 1 £325 - 1
Chiswick - 1 - -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 204 (25.50%) Finance
2 187 (23.38%) Java
3 185 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (22.38%) Windows
5 159 (19.88%) HTML
6 145 (18.13%) SQL
7 127 (15.88%) Linux
7 127 (15.88%) TCP/IP
8 125 (15.63%) UNIX
9 122 (15.25%) Cisco
10 118 (14.75%) JavaScript
11 111 (13.88%) Firewall
12 108 (13.50%) Banking
13 105 (13.13%) Microsoft
14 104 (13.00%) CSS
15 102 (12.75%) Web Services
16 93 (11.63%) DNS
17 89 (11.13%) WAN
18 87 (10.88%) TDD
18 87 (10.88%) LAN
19 86 (10.75%) Scrum
20 81 (10.13%) HTML5
21 80 (10.00%) E-Commerce
22 77 (9.63%) VPN
23 76 (9.50%) Degree
24 75 (9.38%) RESTful
24 75 (9.38%) SOA
25 74 (9.25%) .NET
26 69 (8.63%) HTTP
27 66 (8.25%) Oracle

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 47 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 44 (5.50%) IIS
3 38 (4.75%) Apache
4 31 (3.88%) WebLogic
5 30 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 28 (3.50%) MS Exchange
7 22 (2.75%) CMS
8 20 (2.50%) Node.js
9 19 (2.38%) JBoss
10 18 (2.25%) OpenStack
10 18 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 15 (1.88%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (1.63%) Lync
13 12 (1.50%) Jetty
14 11 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (1.00%) Confluence
16 8 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 53 (6.63%) MS Office
2 49 (6.13%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.38%) Photoshop
6 9 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (1.00%) MS Project
8 5 (0.63%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.50%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.38%) ImageReady
11 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.38%) RMDS
2 3 (0.38%) assyst
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Tridion
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.63%) SaaS
3 9 (1.13%) Office 365
4 7 (0.88%) IaaS
4 7 (0.88%) PaaS
5 6 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.25%) Heroku
10 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.13%) Yammer
10 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 127 (15.88%) TCP/IP
2 111 (13.88%) Firewall
3 93 (11.63%) DNS
4 89 (11.13%) WAN
5 87 (10.88%) LAN
6 77 (9.63%) VPN
7 69 (8.63%) HTTP
8 61 (7.63%) Intranet
8 61 (7.63%) Network Security
9 49 (6.13%) SSL
9 49 (6.13%) Wireless
10 44 (5.50%) Cisco ASA
11 42 (5.25%) BGP
12 41 (5.13%) MPLS
13 38 (4.75%) Ethernet
14 36 (4.50%) IPsec
15 32 (4.00%) VLAN
16 29 (3.63%) Spanning Tree
17 28 (3.50%) Extranet
18 27 (3.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (7.88%) MySQL
2 58 (7.25%) MongoDB
3 54 (6.75%) SQL Server
4 42 (5.25%) NoSQL
5 40 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 32 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 25 (3.13%) Big Data
8 22 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (2.75%) RDBMS
9 20 (2.50%) Hadoop
10 17 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.13%) Redis
14 7 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.50%) DTS
15 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 51 (6.38%) Subversion
2 46 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 34 (4.25%) Jenkins
4 30 (3.75%) JIRA
5 19 (2.38%) JUnit
5 19 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 16 (2.00%) Maven
7 15 (1.88%) Mockito
8 14 (1.75%) Gradle
9 12 (1.50%) Grunt
10 11 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.38%) Ant
11 10 (1.25%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.13%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.88%) Bower
13 7 (0.88%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.75%) Selenium
14 6 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.75%) Hudson
14 6 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 204 (25.50%) Finance
2 108 (13.50%) Banking
3 60 (7.50%) Marketing
4 50 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 41 (5.13%) Retail
6 34 (4.25%) Investment Banking
7 30 (3.75%) Multimedia
8 29 (3.63%) Legal
9 24 (3.00%) Financial Institution
10 19 (2.38%) Publishing
11 14 (1.75%) Law
11 14 (1.75%) Retail Banking
12 12 (1.50%) Arabic Language
12 12 (1.50%) Advertising
13 10 (1.25%) French Language
14 8 (1.00%) Front Office
15 7 (0.88%) Back Office
15 7 (0.88%) Games
15 7 (0.88%) Billing
16 5 (0.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 173 (21.63%) Developer
2 88 (11.00%) Analyst
3 80 (10.00%) Architect
4 57 (7.13%) Network Engineer
5 43 (5.38%) Java Developer
6 39 (4.88%) Consultant
7 38 (4.75%) Project Manager
8 36 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
9 35 (4.38%) Business Analyst
10 27 (3.38%) Administrator
11 25 (3.13%) Support Engineer
12 22 (2.75%) JavaScript Developer
13 21 (2.63%) Designer
14 17 (2.13%) Python Developer
15 16 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
16 15 (1.88%) Web Developer
16 15 (1.88%) Systems Administrator
16 15 (1.88%) Front-End Developer
16 15 (1.88%) DevOps Engineer
17 14 (1.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (19.88%) HTML
2 104 (13.00%) CSS
3 102 (12.75%) Web Services
4 81 (10.13%) HTML5
5 75 (9.38%) RESTful
6 74 (9.25%) .NET
7 59 (7.38%) J2EE
8 53 (6.63%) jQuery
8 53 (6.63%) REST
9 50 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 46 (5.75%) XML
11 32 (4.00%) CSS3
12 29 (3.63%) XHTML
12 29 (3.63%) JSON
13 27 (3.38%) Spring
14 24 (3.00%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (2.75%) Ajax
16 19 (2.38%) ASP.NET
17 18 (2.25%) Backbone.js
17 18 (2.25%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.13%) User Experience
2 49 (6.13%) Data Centre
3 40 (5.00%) PKI
4 39 (4.88%) Internet of Things
5 36 (4.50%) Client/Server
6 27 (3.38%) Computer Science
7 25 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 25 (3.13%) Online Banking
8 19 (2.38%) RIA
9 17 (2.13%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.63%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
10 13 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (1.50%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.25%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.25%) Social Media
12 10 (1.25%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.25%) NHS
12 10 (1.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 179 (22.38%) Windows
2 127 (15.88%) Linux
3 125 (15.63%) UNIX
4 44 (5.50%) Windows 7
5 40 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (3.00%) Android
6 24 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.88%) Solaris
8 13 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.63%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.38%) Windows 8
10 11 (1.38%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.88%) CentOS
13 4 (0.50%) AIX
14 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.25%) SUSE
15 2 (0.25%) Debian
15 2 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (10.88%) TDD
3 86 (10.75%) Scrum
4 80 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 75 (9.38%) SOA
6 65 (8.13%) ITIL
7 63 (7.88%) Project Management
8 59 (7.38%) DevOps
9 56 (7.00%) OO
9 56 (7.00%) MVC
10 50 (6.25%) Analytics
11 45 (5.63%) SDLC
12 44 (5.50%) Configuration Management
13 42 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (4.75%) Content Management
15 36 (4.50%) BDD
15 36 (4.50%) Network Management
16 35 (4.38%) Change Management
17 34 (4.25%) Software Engineering
17 34 (4.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 187 (23.38%) Java
2 145 (18.13%) SQL
3 118 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 64 (8.00%) Python
5 52 (6.50%) Ruby
6 51 (6.38%) PHP
7 48 (6.00%) Perl
8 45 (5.63%) C#
9 30 (3.75%) Clojure
10 22 (2.75%) PowerShell
11 20 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 18 (2.25%) Bash Shell
13 17 (2.13%) C
14 14 (1.75%) Scala
15 12 (1.50%) VB
15 12 (1.50%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.50%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.00%) C++
17 7 (0.88%) VBScript
17 7 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 76 (9.50%) Degree
2 43 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (5.25%) Security Cleared
4 31 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (3.50%) CCNA
6 26 (3.25%) CCNP
7 22 (2.75%) DV Cleared
8 20 (2.50%) MCSE
9 15 (1.88%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.38%) CISSP
10 11 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.13%) MCTS
12 7 (0.88%) CEH
13 6 (0.75%) MCITP
13 6 (0.75%) MCP
14 5 (0.63%) MCSA
14 5 (0.63%) CCDP
14 5 (0.63%) CISA
14 5 (0.63%) GCIH
14 5 (0.63%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.88%) QA
2 17 (2.13%) SLA
3 6 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.50%) COBIT
6 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) FATCA
8 1 (0.13%) EMIR
8 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 61 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 36 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.38%) vSphere
4 13 (1.63%) vCloud
5 10 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.25%) Firmware
6 8 (1.00%) XenApp
7 7 (0.88%) ProxySG
7 7 (0.88%) Docker
7 7 (0.88%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.63%) NFS
8 5 (0.63%) XenServer
9 4 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.50%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.50%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.38%) Snort
10 3 (0.38%) Squid
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (3.75%) Puppet
2 18 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.63%) ZABBIX
4 12 (1.50%) SCCM
4 12 (1.50%) Nagios
5 7 (0.88%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
6 6 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (0.63%) DatAdvantage
8 4 (0.50%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.50%) Cacti
8 4 (0.50%) Graphite
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Flashback
9 3 (0.38%) Apache Shiro
9 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 122 (15.25%) Cisco
2 105 (13.13%) Microsoft
3 66 (8.25%) Oracle
4 51 (6.38%) VMware
5 35 (4.38%) Citrix
6 29 (3.63%) Adobe
7 28 (3.50%) Red Hat
8 23 (2.88%) SolarWinds
9 22 (2.75%) F5
10 21 (2.63%) Aruba
11 20 (2.50%) Infoblox
11 20 (2.50%) CheckPoint
12 19 (2.38%) EMC
13 18 (2.25%) CA
13 18 (2.25%) Google
14 15 (1.88%) Perforce
14 15 (1.88%) New Relic
15 14 (1.75%) Splunk
15 14 (1.75%) NetApp
15 14 (1.75%) IBM
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £416.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £750 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Gemalto
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £499.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Spa
Rate: £500 - 550 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Tate Gallery
Rate: £40,000 per annum (£31,000 plus £9000 market rate allowance)
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £416.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £230 - £260 per day + negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago