Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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.

Collaborative Working
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 204 217
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13 -3
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 63 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.89% 0.66% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.74% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 33 21
City of London median daily rate £483 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £303 £346 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £635
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Collaborative Working is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,137 6,322 5,823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.95% 89.16% 88.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,887 5,017 4,651
City of London median daily rate £510 £510 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.37% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 59 53
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.34 £13.75
90th Percentile £33.60 £30.90 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £19.13 £20.00 £19.46
% change year-on-year -4.38% +2.77% -2.70%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in the City of London

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Collaborative Working in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in the City of London

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in the City of London

Collaborative Working
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Collaborative Working in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 City of London region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) Finance
3 14 (22.22%) Java
3 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 12 (19.05%) User Experience
5 10 (15.87%) Microservices
5 10 (15.87%) HTML
5 10 (15.87%) Python
6 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 9 (14.29%) Migration
6 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 9 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (12.70%) Marketing
7 8 (12.70%) JIRA
7 8 (12.70%) Scrum
7 8 (12.70%) TDD
7 8 (12.70%) Project Management
7 8 (12.70%) Coaching
7 8 (12.70%) Decision-Making
7 8 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (11.11%) Banking
8 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.11%) Windows
8 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.11%) QA
9 6 (9.52%) Selenium
9 6 (9.52%) PowerShell

Collaborative Working
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (9.52%) Confluence
1 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) Gunicorn
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) InVision
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.59%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.59%) InDesign
4 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.35%) Office 365
3 3 (4.76%) Apigee
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 2 (3.17%) Datadog
4 2 (3.17%) IaaS
4 2 (3.17%) Serverless
5 1 (1.59%) G Suite
5 1 (1.59%) GitHub
5 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) IMAP
1 4 (6.35%) SMTP
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) Intranet
2 2 (3.17%) Skype
2 2 (3.17%) WAAS
2 2 (3.17%) Wireless
3 1 (1.59%) Broadband
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
1 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.17%) Power BI
3 2 (3.17%) QGIS
3 2 (3.17%) Redis
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) JIRA
2 6 (9.52%) Selenium
3 3 (4.76%) Gatling
3 3 (4.76%) GitLab
3 3 (4.76%) Robot Framework
4 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Marketing
3 7 (11.11%) Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Retail
5 4 (6.35%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.76%) Legal
7 2 (3.17%) Billing
7 2 (3.17%) Games
7 2 (3.17%) Law
7 2 (3.17%) Publishing
8 1 (1.59%) Advertising
8 1 (1.59%) Front Office
8 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (14.29%) Designer
2 8 (12.70%) Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Digital Architect
5 4 (6.35%) SOA Architect
5 4 (6.35%) UX Designer
6 3 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) IT Support
6 3 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Software Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) HTML
2 5 (7.94%) CSS
2 5 (7.94%) JSON
2 5 (7.94%) Kafka
2 5 (7.94%) REST
2 5 (7.94%) Web Services
3 4 (6.35%) HTML5
3 4 (6.35%) JSP
3 4 (6.35%) SOAP
4 3 (4.76%) Celery
4 3 (4.76%) Django
4 3 (4.76%) Enzyme
4 3 (4.76%) Flask
4 3 (4.76%) Jest
4 3 (4.76%) pytest
4 3 (4.76%) SQLAlchemy
5 2 (3.17%) .NET
5 2 (3.17%) JMS
5 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) User Experience
2 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.17%) Fintech
5 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.17%) iPad
5 2 (3.17%) iPhone
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.59%) Animation
6 1 (1.59%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.59%) Derivative
6 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.59%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
4 2 (3.17%) Android
4 2 (3.17%) Unix
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
3 10 (15.87%) Microservices
4 9 (14.29%) Migration
4 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.70%) Coaching
5 8 (12.70%) Decision-Making
5 8 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (12.70%) Project Management
5 8 (12.70%) Scrum
5 8 (12.70%) TDD
6 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.52%) DevOps
7 6 (9.52%) SOA
8 5 (7.94%) Analytics
8 5 (7.94%) BDD
8 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) ITIL
8 5 (7.94%) Mobile First
8 5 (7.94%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) Java
1 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.87%) Python
3 9 (14.29%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.76%) C#
5 3 (4.76%) ES6
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) R
6 2 (3.17%) Scala
7 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.59%) Go
7 1 (1.59%) Java 8
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) SOQL
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) CIMA
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) MCP
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.59%) FedRAMP
2 1 (1.59%) FISMA
2 1 (1.59%) GDPR
2 1 (1.59%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.76%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.76%) Terraform
2 2 (3.17%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.17%) Fluentd
2 2 (3.17%) HP ALM
2 2 (3.17%) Kibana
2 2 (3.17%) Nagios
2 2 (3.17%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Adobe
2 3 (4.76%) CA
3 2 (3.17%) Apple
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco
3 2 (3.17%) Google
3 2 (3.17%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) Lotus
4 1 (1.59%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.59%) Charles River
4 1 (1.59%) FactSet
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.59%) Sybase
4 1 (1.59%) Symantec
4 1 (1.59%) Tableau
4 1 (1.59%) VMware