Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 187 207
Rank change year-on-year +6 +20 +5
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 62 56 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.89% 0.83% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.93% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 25
City of London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £314 £374 £249
90th Percentile £569 £675 £765
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £440
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -2.22%
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 6,036 6,028 5,836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.35% 88.99% 87.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,817 4,709 4,699
City of London median daily rate £501 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.10% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £327 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 54 47
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.02 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £32.25 £31.28 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) Finance
3 15 (24.19%) Java
4 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 13 (20.97%) Scrum
6 12 (19.35%) SQL
6 12 (19.35%) User Experience
7 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.13%) QA
9 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (14.52%) HTML
9 9 (14.52%) Microservices
10 8 (12.90%) Mobile First
10 8 (12.90%) Web Services
10 8 (12.90%) SOA
10 8 (12.90%) Project Management
10 8 (12.90%) JIRA
10 8 (12.90%) Visualisation
11 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (11.29%) Banking
11 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
11 7 (11.29%) JSON
11 7 (11.29%) Python
11 7 (11.29%) Coaching
11 7 (11.29%) DevOps
11 7 (11.29%) Analytics
11 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence

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 (9.68%) Confluence
2 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.61%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.23%) Datadog
3 2 (3.23%) IaaS
3 2 (3.23%) npm
3 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 2 (3.23%) Serverless
4 1 (1.61%) G Suite
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
4 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
1 2 (3.23%) Intranet
1 2 (3.23%) LAN
1 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (3.23%) Wireless
2 1 (1.61%) Broadband
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.61%) DHCP
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.45%) Power BI
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.84%) Data Lake
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.23%) Big Data
4 2 (3.23%) QGIS
4 2 (3.23%) Redis
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Selenium
3 2 (3.23%) GitLab
3 2 (3.23%) PostCSS
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.61%) NUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Protractor
4 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 5 (8.06%) Financial Institution
5 4 (6.45%) Marketing
6 3 (4.84%) Legal
7 2 (3.23%) Back Office
7 2 (3.23%) Billing
7 2 (3.23%) Games
7 2 (3.23%) Law
7 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.61%) Advertising
8 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Designer
5 5 (8.06%) Digital Architect
5 5 (8.06%) SOA Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Power BI Developer
7 3 (4.84%) UX Designer
8 2 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Data Business Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) IT Support
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile Designer
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) HTML
2 8 (12.90%) Web Services
3 7 (11.29%) JSON
4 5 (8.06%) HTML5
4 5 (8.06%) JSP
4 5 (8.06%) Kafka
5 4 (6.45%) CSS
5 4 (6.45%) REST
6 3 (4.84%) .NET
6 3 (4.84%) SOAP
7 2 (3.23%) Express
7 2 (3.23%) Handlebars
7 2 (3.23%) JMS
7 2 (3.23%) Node.js
7 2 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.23%) Sass
7 2 (3.23%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (1.61%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.61%) Swagger
8 1 (1.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) User Experience
2 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
4 2 (3.23%) iPhone
4 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.23%) Social Media
5 1 (1.61%) Animation
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
2 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Scrum
3 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
4 9 (14.52%) Microservices
4 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (12.90%) Mobile First
5 8 (12.90%) Project Management
5 8 (12.90%) SOA
5 8 (12.90%) Visualisation
6 7 (11.29%) Analytics
6 7 (11.29%) Coaching
6 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) DevOps
6 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.68%) Migration
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) Java
2 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.35%) SQL
4 7 (11.29%) Python
5 4 (6.45%) C#
6 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (4.84%) Scala
6 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.23%) ES6
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) R
8 1 (1.61%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) Java 8
8 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) CIMA
4 1 (1.61%) MCITP
4 1 (1.61%) MCSA
4 1 (1.61%) MCSD
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.61%) GDPR
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 20022
2 1 (1.61%) PSD2
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.23%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.23%) Ansible
2 2 (3.23%) Fluentd
2 2 (3.23%) Kibana
2 2 (3.23%) Nagios
2 2 (3.23%) Prometheus
2 2 (3.23%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) Terraform
3 1 (1.61%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Apigee
2 3 (4.84%) CA
3 2 (3.23%) Adobe
3 2 (3.23%) Apple
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco
3 2 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.61%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.61%) FactSet
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Meraki
4 1 (1.61%) Novell
4 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.61%) Tableau