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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 393 411 422
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 41 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.090% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 8
Median daily rate £395 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £279 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £458 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
7633 7356 7325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.17% 32.93% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5753 5579 5576
Median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -35.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 - 2 £550 -
Regular Expression
England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 41 (69.49%) Unix
1 41 (69.49%) Linux
2 40 (67.80%) Python
3 39 (66.10%) Perl
4 34 (57.63%) Windows
5 32 (54.24%) Splunk
6 24 (40.68%) Shell Script
7 20 (33.90%) SQL
8 18 (30.51%) Firewall
8 18 (30.51%) Big Data
9 17 (28.81%) Knowledge Management
10 16 (27.12%) Finance
10 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
11 15 (25.42%) Hadoop
12 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
13 13 (22.03%) Java
13 13 (22.03%) LDAP
13 13 (22.03%) Mac OS
14 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
15 11 (18.64%) JSON
16 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (16.95%) Servlets
16 10 (16.95%) XML
16 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
16 10 (16.95%) J2EE
16 10 (16.95%) JDBC
16 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
16 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (16.95%) ETL
16 10 (16.95%) Scala

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 5 (8.47%) Apache
2 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) Firewall
2 13 (22.03%) LDAP
3 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) HTTP
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) Internet
5 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) Big Data
2 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
3 15 (25.42%) Hadoop
4 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (16.95%) Sqoop
5 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
5 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
7 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.39%) MS Access
8 2 (3.39%) MySQL
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (3.39%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.69%) HBase
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.69%) Power BI
9 1 (1.69%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.69%) JBuilder
1 1 (1.69%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.69%) Jtest
1 1 (1.69%) NetBeans
1 1 (1.69%) Optimizeit
1 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Support Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Linux Scripter
2 13 (22.03%) Linux Support
2 13 (22.03%) Linux Support Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Support
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Support Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Consultant
5 9 (15.25%) Data Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Monitoring Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Splunk Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Splunk Consultant
7 6 (10.17%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Technical Support
7 6 (10.17%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) JSON
2 10 (16.95%) ELK Stack
2 10 (16.95%) J2EE
2 10 (16.95%) JDBC
2 10 (16.95%) Servlets
2 10 (16.95%) XML
3 9 (15.25%) RESTful
3 9 (15.25%) Web Services
4 2 (3.39%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) Middleware
4 2 (3.39%) REST
4 2 (3.39%) SOAP
4 2 (3.39%) WSDL
4 2 (3.39%) XSD
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Tez
5 1 (1.69%) HTML
5 1 (1.69%) Java RMI
5 1 (1.69%) JavaBeans
5 1 (1.69%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
1 5 (8.47%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Statistics
2 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.08%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (69.49%) Linux
1 41 (69.49%) Unix
2 34 (57.63%) Windows
3 13 (22.03%) Mac OS
4 3 (5.08%) AIX
4 3 (5.08%) HPUX
4 3 (5.08%) Solaris
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Knowledge Management
2 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.95%) ETL
3 10 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (15.25%) ETL Development
4 9 (15.25%) Security Operations
4 9 (15.25%) SIEM
4 9 (15.25%) SOA
5 7 (11.86%) Change Management
5 7 (11.86%) Data Ingestion
6 5 (8.47%) Content Management
6 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.47%) Data Management
6 5 (8.47%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (8.47%) Patch Management
7 4 (6.78%) API Integration
7 4 (6.78%) Data Enrichment
7 4 (6.78%) Email Filtering
8 3 (5.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 40 (67.80%) Python
2 39 (66.10%) Perl
3 24 (40.68%) Shell Script
4 20 (33.90%) SQL
5 13 (22.03%) Java
6 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
7 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
7 10 (16.95%) Scala
8 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
9 4 (6.78%) C#
9 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.39%) PHP
10 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) CISSP
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) CBAP
2 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) GIAC
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) COBIT
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Apache Flume
2 3 (5.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Rsyslog
2 5 (8.47%) ArcSight ESM
3 4 (6.78%) Nagios
3 4 (6.78%) WMI
4 3 (5.08%) Puppet
4 3 (5.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.39%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (3.39%) SCCM
6 1 (1.69%) Ansible
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.69%) Oozie
6 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Splunk
2 6 (10.17%) ArcSight
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Symantec
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) Sybase
5 2 (3.39%) Workday
6 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.69%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.69%) Varonis
6 1 (1.69%) WorldPay
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