Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Internet
London > Central London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 198 174
Rank change year-on-year +28 -24 -22
Contract jobs citing Internet 79 99 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.09% 1.06% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.90% 9.81% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 76 71
Central London median daily rate £488 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -15.79% +0.48%
10th Percentile £285 £135 £150
90th Percentile £844 £624 £638
London median daily rate £475 £435 £450
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Central London median hourly rate - £18.70 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.32% +6.27%
London median hourly rate £25.68 £21.57 £21.90
% change year-on-year +19.08% -1.53% +9.94%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 798 1,009 951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.98% 10.81% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 764 725
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £180 £157 £211
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 15
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.76 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% +10.35% -10.53%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.00 £12.23
90th Percentile £31.80 £26.70 £22.85
London median hourly rate £21.00 £23.13 £19.00
% change year-on-year -9.21% +21.74% +1.60%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Central London

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Internet in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Central London

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Central London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Central London

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Central London

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Central London region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 67 £475 +18.75% 51
West End of London +27 3 £550 +37.50%
City of Westminster +4 2 £535 -16.41%
Camden - 2 £130 -
Southwark - 1 £500 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 £300 -
Internet
London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Internet.

1 26 (32.91%) Windows
2 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.05%) Linux
4 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.99%) AWS
5 15 (18.99%) DevOps
6 14 (17.72%) Azure
6 14 (17.72%) Finance
7 13 (16.46%) Firewall
7 13 (16.46%) Google
7 13 (16.46%) VPN
8 12 (15.19%) Python
9 11 (13.92%) ITIL
9 11 (13.92%) Java
9 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
9 11 (13.92%) Ruby
9 11 (13.92%) Migration
9 11 (13.92%) Bash Shell
9 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
10 10 (12.66%) JIRA
10 10 (12.66%) MPLS
10 10 (12.66%) LAN
11 9 (11.39%) DNS
11 9 (11.39%) SQL
11 9 (11.39%) IIS
11 9 (11.39%) Web Services
11 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
11 9 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (11.39%) Windows 10

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 9 (11.39%) IIS
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.06%) Apache
3 4 (5.06%) CMS
3 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.53%) JBoss
4 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.27%) Confluence
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.27%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.99%) AWS
2 14 (17.72%) Azure
3 8 (10.13%) Office 365
4 7 (8.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (7.59%) Datadog
6 5 (6.33%) GCP
6 5 (6.33%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (2.53%) IaaS
7 2 (2.53%) PaaS
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.27%) GitHub
8 1 (1.27%) Route 53
8 1 (1.27%) SaaS
8 1 (1.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) Firewall
1 13 (16.46%) VPN
2 10 (12.66%) LAN
2 10 (12.66%) MPLS
3 9 (11.39%) DNS
4 8 (10.13%) WAN
5 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.59%) HTTP
6 6 (7.59%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (6.33%) BGP
7 5 (6.33%) OSPF
8 4 (5.06%) Broadband
8 4 (5.06%) Ethernet
8 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
8 4 (5.06%) VLAN
9 3 (3.80%) DHCP
9 3 (3.80%) FTP
9 3 (3.80%) Network Security
9 3 (3.80%) VoIP
10 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) MySQL
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.53%) GIS
4 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Presto
5 1 (1.27%) Redis
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) JIRA
2 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.53%) GoCD
5 1 (1.27%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.27%) git-flow
5 1 (1.27%) gulp
5 1 (1.27%) Selenium
5 1 (1.27%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.33%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.80%) Legal
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Billing
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (11.39%) Analyst
1 9 (11.39%) Architect
2 8 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (8.86%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.33%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (6.33%) Tester
5 4 (5.06%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (5.06%) Developer
5 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Consultant
6 3 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.53%) Security Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) Web Services
2 7 (8.86%) JSON
3 4 (5.06%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (5.06%) Spring
4 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.80%) CSS
5 2 (2.53%) .NET
5 2 (2.53%) HTML
5 2 (2.53%) iOS SDK
5 2 (2.53%) jQuery
6 1 (1.27%) Ajax
6 1 (1.27%) J2EE
6 1 (1.27%) Java EE
6 1 (1.27%) JSP
6 1 (1.27%) LAMP
6 1 (1.27%) SOAP
6 1 (1.27%) Symfony
6 1 (1.27%) Velocity
6 1 (1.27%) XHTML
6 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.27%) CCTV
6 1 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.27%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.91%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Linux
3 9 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (11.39%) Windows 10
4 5 (6.33%) Unix
5 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.80%) Solaris
7 2 (2.53%) AIX
7 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.53%) zOS
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.99%) DevOps
3 11 (13.92%) ITIL
3 11 (13.92%) Migration
4 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.13%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (10.13%) Kanban
4 8 (10.13%) Open Source
4 8 (10.13%) Project Delivery
4 8 (10.13%) Project Management
5 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
5 7 (8.86%) Scrum
6 6 (7.59%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Automation
6 6 (7.59%) Runbook
6 6 (7.59%) TDD
6 6 (7.59%) User Stories
7 5 (6.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) Python
2 11 (13.92%) Bash Shell
2 11 (13.92%) Java
2 11 (13.92%) Ruby
3 9 (11.39%) SQL
4 7 (8.86%) Perl
5 4 (5.06%) C
5 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.80%) C++
6 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.53%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.53%) C#
7 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.53%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) Go
8 1 (1.27%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) RHCE
3 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) CCNA
4 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.80%) CCDA
5 3 (3.80%) CCDP
5 3 (3.80%) CCIE
5 3 (3.80%) CCNP
6 2 (2.53%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.27%) CISA
7 1 (1.27%) CISM
7 1 (1.27%) CISSP
7 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.27%) GDPR
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.27%) NIST
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Docker
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.59%) SCCM
2 6 (7.59%) Suricata
3 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.80%) Terraform
5 2 (2.53%) Ansible
5 2 (2.53%) Grafana
6 1 (1.27%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.27%) Nagios
6 1 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) Google
3 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.13%) Splunk
5 7 (8.86%) Citrix
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle
6 6 (7.59%) Qualys
6 6 (7.59%) ServiceNow
7 5 (6.33%) Cisco
7 5 (6.33%) New Relic
8 2 (2.53%) Apple
8 2 (2.53%) BT
8 2 (2.53%) CA
8 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.53%) F5
8 2 (2.53%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 2 (2.53%) Mitel
8 2 (2.53%) Radware
8 2 (2.53%) TIBCO