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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 410 412 410
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 20 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.049% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 11
Median daily rate £575 £613 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +104.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £600 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £80.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
7060 6822 6953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.00% 30.60% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5434 4892 5111
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 17
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -44.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 - 3 £550 -
Regular Expression
England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (67.50%) XML
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 22 (55.00%) Splunk
4 21 (52.50%) Python
5 19 (47.50%) HTML
6 18 (45.00%) Java
7 17 (42.50%) Linux
8 13 (32.50%) Unix
9 12 (30.00%) CSS
9 12 (30.00%) Nagios
9 12 (30.00%) Puppet
10 11 (27.50%) Node.js
10 11 (27.50%) SCCM
10 11 (27.50%) HP SiteScope
10 11 (27.50%) PHP
10 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
10 11 (27.50%) Ruby
11 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (25.00%) MySQL
12 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
12 9 (22.50%) HTTP
13 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
13 8 (20.00%) AIX
13 8 (20.00%) Perl
13 8 (20.00%) C++
13 8 (20.00%) TDD
13 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
14 7 (17.50%) Time Management
14 7 (17.50%) Kanban
14 7 (17.50%) Android

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 11 (27.50%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.50%) CMS
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Mule
5 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
2 5 (12.50%) Network Security
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.00%) BGP
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) VLAN
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) IPsec
5 1 (2.50%) LDAP
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.00%) Redis
6 3 (7.50%) Big Data
7 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.50%) DB2
7 1 (2.50%) PowerCenter
7 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
1 7 (17.50%) IntelliJ
1 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 4 (10.00%) Grunt
2 4 (10.00%) gulp
2 4 (10.00%) Metasploit
3 3 (7.50%) Babel
3 3 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (7.50%) Mocha
3 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Bower
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.50%) Banking
2 6 (15.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Bulgarian Language
3 1 (2.50%) Estonian Language
3 1 (2.50%) Latvian Language
3 1 (2.50%) Lithuanian Language
3 1 (2.50%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Scala Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Knowledge Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Splunk Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Knowledge Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Security Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) XML
2 19 (47.50%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) CSS
4 7 (17.50%) Akka
4 7 (17.50%) JSON
4 7 (17.50%) Kafka
4 7 (17.50%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (10.00%) DOM
5 4 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (7.50%) Browserify
6 3 (7.50%) Express
6 3 (7.50%) koa
7 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.50%) CSS3
7 1 (2.50%) Handlebars
7 1 (2.50%) Jade
7 1 (2.50%) LESS
7 1 (2.50%) Mustache
7 1 (2.50%) OOCSS
7 1 (2.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Unix
3 8 (20.00%) AIX
4 7 (17.50%) Android
4 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
4 7 (17.50%) HPUX
4 7 (17.50%) Solaris
5 4 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.50%) SUSE
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
4 8 (20.00%) TDD
5 7 (17.50%) BDD
5 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) Kanban
5 7 (17.50%) Scrum
5 7 (17.50%) Time Management
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Data Security
6 4 (10.00%) SDLC
6 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (7.50%) Code Coverage
8 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (52.50%) Python
3 18 (45.00%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) PHP
4 11 (27.50%) Ruby
5 8 (20.00%) C++
5 8 (20.00%) Perl
5 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (17.50%) C#
6 7 (17.50%) Scala
7 5 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (10.00%) ES6
9 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.50%) Clojure
10 1 (2.50%) Haskell
10 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) GCIA
1 3 (7.50%) GCIH
1 3 (7.50%) GSEC
2 2 (5.00%) GCED
2 2 (5.00%) GCFW
2 2 (5.00%) GCUX
2 2 (5.00%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Nagios
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 11 (27.50%) HP SiteScope
2 11 (27.50%) SCCM
3 4 (10.00%) CFEngine
3 4 (10.00%) Nessus
3 4 (10.00%) Nmap
3 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Splunk
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Lancope
5 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.50%) CA
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
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