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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 127 141 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Contract jobs citing Internet 424 376 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.79% 1.57% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 12.13% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 253 351
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 15
Average hourly rate £20.76 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.40 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.62 £35.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
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
2968 3099 3032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.53% 12.94% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1922 1953 1961
Average daily rate £417 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 92 95
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.50 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £50.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -3 77 £413 -8.33% 34
Hammersmith +1 4 £230 +31.42% 1
Croydon -15 4 £288 - 1
Feltham - 2 - -
Canary Wharf -15 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £298 -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 210 (25.86%) Finance
2 179 (22.04%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (20.81%) Windows
4 160 (19.70%) Java
5 141 (17.36%) Linux
6 140 (17.24%) HTML
7 137 (16.87%) UNIX
7 137 (16.87%) TCP/IP
8 136 (16.75%) Cisco
9 128 (15.76%) Firewall
10 117 (14.41%) DNS
11 116 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 115 (14.16%) SQL
13 107 (13.18%) Banking
14 105 (12.93%) JavaScript
15 96 (11.82%) WAN
16 95 (11.70%) HTTP
16 95 (11.70%) CSS
17 92 (11.33%) Web Services
18 91 (11.21%) LAN
18 91 (11.21%) HTML5
19 86 (10.59%) Python
20 82 (10.10%) Oracle
21 79 (9.73%) TDD
21 79 (9.73%) Degree
22 78 (9.61%) ITIL
23 77 (9.48%) VPN
24 74 (9.11%) Intranet
25 71 (8.74%) E-Commerce
25 71 (8.74%) Scrum

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 64 (7.88%) Apache
2 40 (4.93%) Tomcat
3 30 (3.69%) IIS
4 29 (3.57%) CMS
5 26 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 24 (2.96%) MS Exchange
7 21 (2.59%) Node.js
8 18 (2.22%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.97%) Jetty
10 13 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 12 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (1.48%) nginx
12 11 (1.35%) Lync
13 9 (1.11%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.11%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.99%) JBoss
14 8 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 7 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 51 (6.28%) MS Office
2 47 (5.79%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.48%) Photoshop
5 11 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.86%) MS Project
6 7 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.49%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.25%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.12%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 7 (0.86%) Primavera
1 7 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.37%) RMDS
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.25%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.48%) SaaS
2 12 (1.48%) IaaS
3 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.23%) PaaS
5 7 (0.86%) Office 365
6 3 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.25%) Heroku
8 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.12%) GitHub
8 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 137 (16.87%) TCP/IP
2 128 (15.76%) Firewall
3 117 (14.41%) DNS
4 96 (11.82%) WAN
5 95 (11.70%) HTTP
6 91 (11.21%) LAN
7 77 (9.48%) VPN
8 74 (9.11%) Intranet
9 63 (7.76%) Network Security
10 57 (7.02%) BGP
11 55 (6.77%) SSL
12 53 (6.53%) Wireless
13 50 (6.16%) MPLS
14 48 (5.91%) Cisco ASA
15 46 (5.67%) IPsec
16 38 (4.68%) EIGRP
16 38 (4.68%) DHCP
17 37 (4.56%) Ethernet
17 37 (4.56%) Extranet
18 32 (3.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (7.27%) MySQL
2 53 (6.53%) MongoDB
3 44 (5.42%) SQL Server
4 36 (4.43%) NoSQL
4 36 (4.43%) Relational Database
5 27 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 24 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (2.83%) Big Data
8 20 (2.46%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.85%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.23%) Redis
13 6 (0.74%) OLTP
14 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.49%) Sybase ASE
15 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 55 (6.77%) Git (software)
2 50 (6.16%) Subversion
3 39 (4.80%) Jenkins
4 30 (3.69%) JUnit
5 24 (2.96%) Cucumber
6 23 (2.83%) JIRA
7 21 (2.59%) Gradle
8 20 (2.46%) Maven
9 15 (1.85%) Mockito
10 11 (1.35%) Ant
11 10 (1.23%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.23%) Mercurial
12 8 (0.99%) JMeter
13 7 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (0.86%) Grunt
14 6 (0.74%) Liquibase
14 6 (0.74%) TestNG
14 6 (0.74%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.62%) Selenium
15 5 (0.62%) Hudson
General
1 210 (25.86%) Finance
2 107 (13.18%) Banking
3 46 (5.67%) Retail
4 45 (5.54%) Telecoms
5 38 (4.68%) Marketing
6 30 (3.69%) Investment Banking
7 29 (3.57%) Multimedia
8 25 (3.08%) Legal
9 17 (2.09%) Law
10 15 (1.85%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.85%) Advertising
11 14 (1.72%) Retail Banking
12 13 (1.60%) Billing
13 11 (1.35%) Publishing
13 11 (1.35%) French Language
14 8 (0.99%) Front Office
15 7 (0.86%) Back Office
16 3 (0.37%) Games
16 3 (0.37%) German Language
16 3 (0.37%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 177 (21.80%) Developer
2 87 (10.71%) Architect
3 80 (9.85%) Analyst
4 64 (7.88%) Network Engineer
5 42 (5.17%) Java Developer
6 41 (5.05%) Project Manager
7 38 (4.68%) Business Analyst
8 34 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
8 34 (4.19%) Administrator
9 33 (4.06%) Support Engineer
10 29 (3.57%) Python Developer
11 27 (3.33%) Consultant
12 22 (2.71%) Django Developer
12 22 (2.71%) Python/Django Developer
13 21 (2.59%) Desktop Support
14 20 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
15 19 (2.34%) Software Engineer
16 18 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
16 18 (2.22%) Front-End Developer
17 17 (2.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (17.24%) HTML
2 95 (11.70%) CSS
3 92 (11.33%) Web Services
4 91 (11.21%) HTML5
5 69 (8.50%) RESTful
6 56 (6.90%) REST
7 55 (6.77%) jQuery
7 55 (6.77%) .NET
8 45 (5.54%) AngularJS
9 38 (4.68%) CSS3
10 35 (4.31%) J2EE
11 34 (4.19%) XML
12 32 (3.94%) Spring
13 26 (3.20%) Django
14 24 (2.96%) XHTML
15 23 (2.83%) KnockoutJS
15 23 (2.83%) 802.1X
16 22 (2.71%) Ajax
17 20 (2.46%) JSON
18 16 (1.97%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 55 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (5.67%) User Experience
4 38 (4.68%) Internet of Things
5 35 (4.31%) PKI
6 34 (4.19%) RIA
7 29 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 27 (3.33%) Online Banking
9 23 (2.83%) Client/Server
9 23 (2.83%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.72%) Clustering
10 14 (1.72%) Data Integration
11 13 (1.60%) Video on Demand
12 12 (1.48%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.48%) Visualisation
12 12 (1.48%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.35%) Wiki
13 11 (1.35%) Fixed Income
14 10 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
14 10 (1.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 169 (20.81%) Windows
2 141 (17.36%) Linux
3 137 (16.87%) UNIX
4 48 (5.91%) Windows 7
5 31 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (3.57%) Android
7 24 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (2.46%) Apple iOS
9 17 (2.09%) Solaris
10 10 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.11%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.86%) CentOS
12 7 (0.86%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.62%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.49%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.37%) Debian
15 3 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (22.04%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (9.73%) TDD
3 78 (9.61%) ITIL
4 71 (8.74%) E-Commerce
4 71 (8.74%) Scrum
5 56 (6.90%) MVC
5 56 (6.90%) DevOps
6 52 (6.40%) Project Management
7 51 (6.28%) OO
7 51 (6.28%) Software Engineering
8 49 (6.03%) SOA
9 46 (5.67%) Open Source
10 45 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (5.54%) Network Management
11 40 (4.93%) Change Management
11 40 (4.93%) Content Management
12 37 (4.56%) Workflow
12 37 (4.56%) BDD
13 30 (3.69%) Configuration Management
14 29 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 160 (19.70%) Java
2 115 (14.16%) SQL
3 105 (12.93%) JavaScript
4 86 (10.59%) Python
5 47 (5.79%) Ruby
6 46 (5.67%) PHP
7 36 (4.43%) Perl
7 36 (4.43%) C#
8 34 (4.19%) PowerShell
9 24 (2.96%) Clojure
10 23 (2.83%) C
11 20 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 19 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 15 (1.85%) VB
14 14 (1.72%) C++
15 12 (1.48%) T-SQL
15 12 (1.48%) Scala
16 9 (1.11%) Groovy
16 9 (1.11%) VBScript
16 9 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (9.73%) Degree
2 47 (5.79%) Security Cleared
3 43 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (4.31%) CCNP
5 25 (3.08%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.46%) DV Cleared
7 16 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (1.85%) CCNA
9 13 (1.60%) MCSE
10 11 (1.35%) CCIE
10 11 (1.35%) CISSP
11 9 (1.11%) CCSE
12 6 (0.74%) CEH
12 6 (0.74%) MCSA
13 5 (0.62%) PhD
13 5 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.62%) MCTS
13 5 (0.62%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.62%) CISA
13 5 (0.62%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.33%) QA
2 13 (1.60%) SLA
3 9 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.49%) COBIT
5 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (6.16%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.72%) vSphere
5 13 (1.60%) Docker
6 10 (1.23%) ProxySG
7 9 (1.11%) XenServer
8 7 (0.86%) NFS
9 6 (0.74%) XenApp
9 6 (0.74%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.74%) Squid
9 6 (0.74%) Firmware
9 6 (0.74%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.62%) vCloud
11 4 (0.49%) Snort
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.25%) Varnish
13 2 (0.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 28 (3.45%) Puppet
2 16 (1.97%) SCCM
3 15 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.35%) Nagios
5 9 (1.11%) DatAdvantage
6 7 (0.86%) Graphite
7 6 (0.74%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.74%) Apache Shiro
7 6 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (0.74%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.62%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.62%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.62%) Cacti
9 4 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
9 4 (0.49%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.49%) Ansible
10 3 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.37%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 136 (16.75%) Cisco
2 116 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 82 (10.10%) Oracle
4 38 (4.68%) F5
5 37 (4.56%) VMware
6 35 (4.31%) CheckPoint
7 31 (3.82%) Citrix
8 27 (3.33%) Adobe
9 24 (2.96%) Juniper
9 24 (2.96%) SolarWinds
10 22 (2.71%) Infoblox
11 21 (2.59%) Aruba
11 21 (2.59%) IBM
12 20 (2.46%) HP
12 20 (2.46%) EMC
12 20 (2.46%) Google
13 18 (2.22%) Red Hat
14 16 (1.97%) Dell
15 13 (1.60%) Sybase
15 13 (1.60%) CA
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £120 - £170 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Future Cities Catapul
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £16 - £17 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
ABRS
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ABRS
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £650 per day or permanent up to £90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £382.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £320 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day +
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
East London
Pirean Limited
Rate: £15,000 per annum plus statutory benefits.
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago