The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 418 429 423
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 19 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.021% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.067% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 8
Median daily rate £408 £428 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.67% +13.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £405 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £503 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £270 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £80.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - -
Regular Expression
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7592 7476 7471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.42% 31.68% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5647 5485 5240
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Regular Expression as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in London

Regular Expression
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Regular Expression across the London region.

Regular Expression Daily Rate Trend in London

Regular Expression
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Regular Expression Daily Rate Histogram in London

Regular Expression
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression across the London region.

Regular Expression Hourly Rate Trend in London

Regular Expression
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 2 £588 +45.06%
Regular Expression
England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Regular Expression.

1 23 (58.97%) Python
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 21 (53.85%) Splunk
4 18 (46.15%) XML
5 17 (43.59%) Linux
6 15 (38.46%) Unix
7 13 (33.33%) Java
7 13 (33.33%) Puppet
8 12 (30.77%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) PHP
9 11 (28.21%) Nagios
9 11 (28.21%) Ruby
9 11 (28.21%) SCCM
9 11 (28.21%) HP SiteScope
10 10 (25.64%) Data Modelling
10 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
10 10 (25.64%) Oracle
11 9 (23.08%) Perl
11 9 (23.08%) Windows
11 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
12 8 (20.51%) Big Data
12 8 (20.51%) MySQL
12 8 (20.51%) HTML
13 7 (17.95%) CSS
13 7 (17.95%) Finance
13 7 (17.95%) Publishing
14 6 (15.38%) Change Management
14 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 6 (15.38%) DOM

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.56%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) LDAP
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.51%) Big Data
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (12.82%) Redis
4 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.69%) MS Access
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.56%) HBase
7 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
7 1 (2.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Grunt
1 5 (12.82%) gulp
2 4 (10.26%) Babel
2 4 (10.26%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (10.26%) Mocha
2 4 (10.26%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.13%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.56%) Bower
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) JBuilder
4 1 (2.56%) JDeveloper
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Jtest
4 1 (2.56%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.56%) Optimizeit
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
1 7 (17.95%) Publishing
2 3 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Bulgarian Language
3 1 (2.56%) Estonian Language
3 1 (2.56%) Latvian Language
3 1 (2.56%) Lithuanian Language
3 1 (2.56%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Administrator
3 6 (15.38%) Knowledge Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Scripter
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Support
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Splunk Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Support
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Splunk Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Splunk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) XML
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) DOM
4 6 (15.38%) Node.js
5 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) Browserify
6 4 (10.26%) Express
6 4 (10.26%) koa
7 1 (2.56%) Akka
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Tez
7 1 (2.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.56%) ELK Stack
7 1 (2.56%) Handlebars
7 1 (2.56%) Jade
7 1 (2.56%) Kafka
7 1 (2.56%) Mustache
7 1 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.56%) OOCSS
7 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.26%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Unix
3 9 (23.08%) Windows
4 5 (12.82%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Data Modelling
2 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.38%) Change Management
2 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 5 (12.82%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (12.82%) SIEM
3 5 (12.82%) Web Development
4 4 (10.26%) Code Coverage
4 4 (10.26%) Content Management
4 4 (10.26%) Data Management
4 4 (10.26%) Data Security
4 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
4 4 (10.26%) SDLC
4 4 (10.26%) Security Operations
5 3 (7.69%) Case Management
5 3 (7.69%) Data Transformation
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Python
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) Java
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 11 (28.21%) PHP
5 11 (28.21%) Ruby
6 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
7 9 (23.08%) Perl
8 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
8 5 (12.82%) ES6
9 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
10 2 (5.13%) C++
10 2 (5.13%) Scala
11 1 (2.56%) Clojure
11 1 (2.56%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Puppet
2 11 (28.21%) HP SiteScope
2 11 (28.21%) Nagios
2 11 (28.21%) SCCM
3 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.26%) ArcSight ESM
4 4 (10.26%) CFEngine
5 3 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Ansible
6 1 (2.56%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (2.56%) Oozie
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Splunk
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) ArcSight
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (7.69%) Sybase
4 3 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
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