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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regular Expressions (Regex)
England / London
Rank 362 380 400
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +20
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 42 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.088% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 5
Median daily rate £510 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.72% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £303 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £464 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6709 6644 6401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.63% 32.37% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5048 4920 4815
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +12.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -6 1 £550 -
Regular Expression
England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 49 (64.47%) Python
2 45 (59.21%) Unix
3 44 (57.89%) Linux
4 43 (56.58%) Perl
5 42 (55.26%) Windows
6 37 (48.68%) Splunk
7 27 (35.53%) Shell Script
8 21 (27.63%) Finance
8 21 (27.63%) Knowledge Management
8 21 (27.63%) Big Data
9 19 (25.00%) SQL
10 17 (22.37%) XML
10 17 (22.37%) Firewall
10 17 (22.37%) JSON
11 16 (21.05%) Data Modelling
12 15 (19.74%) Java
13 14 (18.42%) Hadoop
13 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
14 13 (17.11%) LDAP
14 13 (17.11%) Bash Shell
14 13 (17.11%) Scala
14 13 (17.11%) Relational Database
15 12 (15.79%) Mac OS
15 12 (15.79%) PowerShell
15 12 (15.79%) HTTP
15 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
16 11 (14.47%) C#
16 11 (14.47%) Data Warehouse

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 (6.58%) Apache
2 4 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 4 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.32%) SAS
3 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) IaaS
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) Firewall
2 13 (17.11%) LDAP
3 12 (15.79%) HTTP
4 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 8 (10.53%) SAN
6 1 (1.32%) Internet
6 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.63%) Big Data
2 14 (18.42%) Hadoop
3 13 (17.11%) Relational Database
4 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 11 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
7 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (11.84%) Sqoop
8 4 (5.26%) Apache Hive
8 4 (5.26%) SAP HANA
9 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.32%) MS Access
10 1 (1.32%) MySQL
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.32%) Power BI
10 1 (1.32%) PowerCenter
10 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.32%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.32%) JBuilder
1 1 (1.32%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.32%) Jtest
1 1 (1.32%) NetBeans
1 1 (1.32%) Optimizeit
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 21 (27.63%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (30.26%) Support Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Linux Scripter
2 17 (22.37%) Linux Support
2 17 (22.37%) Linux Support Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Applications Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Applications Support
3 15 (19.74%) Applications Support Engineer
4 14 (18.42%) Developer
5 13 (17.11%) Monitoring Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) Technical Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Technical Support
6 10 (13.16%) Technical Support Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) Consultant
7 9 (11.84%) PowerShell Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Data Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Architect
9 6 (7.89%) Splunk Consultant
9 6 (7.89%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) JSON
1 17 (22.37%) XML
2 10 (13.16%) J2EE
2 10 (13.16%) JDBC
2 10 (13.16%) Servlets
3 9 (11.84%) ELK Stack
3 9 (11.84%) RESTful
3 9 (11.84%) Web Services
4 8 (10.53%) REST
5 5 (6.58%) Middleware
6 4 (5.26%) SOAP
6 4 (5.26%) WSDL
6 4 (5.26%) XSD
7 3 (3.95%) .NET
7 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.32%) DOM
8 1 (1.32%) EJB
8 1 (1.32%) HTML
8 1 (1.32%) JSP
8 1 (1.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Statistics
2 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.95%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (59.21%) Unix
2 44 (57.89%) Linux
3 42 (55.26%) Windows
4 12 (15.79%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.95%) AIX
5 3 (3.95%) HPUX
5 3 (3.95%) Solaris
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Knowledge Management
2 16 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 11 (14.47%) API Integration
4 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.16%) ETL
4 10 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (11.84%) ETL Development
5 9 (11.84%) SOA
6 8 (10.53%) Security Operations
6 8 (10.53%) SIEM
7 7 (9.21%) Data Ingestion
8 6 (7.89%) Change Management
9 5 (6.58%) DevOps
9 5 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (6.58%) Security Monitoring
10 4 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (5.26%) Data Enrichment
10 4 (5.26%) Data Munging
10 4 (5.26%) Email Filtering
10 4 (5.26%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) Python
2 43 (56.58%) Perl
3 27 (35.53%) Shell Script
4 19 (25.00%) SQL
5 15 (19.74%) Java
6 13 (17.11%) Bash Shell
6 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (17.11%) Scala
7 12 (15.79%) PowerShell
8 11 (14.47%) C#
9 9 (11.84%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.26%) PHP
10 4 (5.26%) Ruby
11 1 (1.32%) C++
11 1 (1.32%) Groovy
11 1 (1.32%) Korn
11 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (1.32%) CBAP
3 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) GIAC
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) COBIT
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Apache Flume
2 3 (3.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) WMI
2 9 (11.84%) Rsyslog
3 6 (7.89%) Nagios
4 4 (5.26%) ArcSight ESM
4 4 (5.26%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (5.26%) Puppet
4 4 (5.26%) SCCM
5 3 (3.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (2.63%) CFEngine
6 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.32%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Splunk
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) ArcSight
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) SAP
4 4 (5.26%) Symantec
4 4 (5.26%) Workday
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco
6 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.32%) Informatica
6 1 (1.32%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.32%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.32%) Sybase
6 1 (1.32%) Varonis
6 1 (1.32%) WorldPay
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago