Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 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.

Collaborative Working
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 218 198
Rank change year-on-year +42 -20 -7
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 78 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 0.57% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.65% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 29 27
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £279 £311 £278
90th Percentile £698 £588 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £481
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £38.78 £34.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.39% - -
Central London median hourly rate £38.78 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year +12.39% - -

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 6,013 6,343 5,439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.15% 88.81% 88.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,701 5,058 4,325
City of London median daily rate £515 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 70 51
City of London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.78% -1.20%
10th Percentile £12.95 £11.60 £13.50
90th Percentile £37.09 £37.38 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £21.07 £20.50 £19.46
% change year-on-year +2.79% +5.34% -6.22%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019, 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 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) Finance
3 18 (23.08%) User Experience
3 18 (23.08%) Decision-Making
4 17 (21.79%) HTML
5 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 16 (20.51%) Python
5 16 (20.51%) Test Automation
6 14 (17.95%) TDD
6 14 (17.95%) Microservices
7 13 (16.67%) CSS
7 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 12 (15.38%) Selenium
8 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (14.10%) ES6
9 11 (14.10%) Coaching
9 11 (14.10%) Java
9 11 (14.10%) Django
9 11 (14.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 10 (12.82%) SQLAlchemy
10 10 (12.82%) BDD
10 10 (12.82%) Robot Framework
10 10 (12.82%) Gatling
10 10 (12.82%) Celery
10 10 (12.82%) pytest
10 10 (12.82%) Flask
10 10 (12.82%) Gunicorn
10 10 (12.82%) Jest

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 10 (12.82%) Gunicorn
2 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.13%) Confluence
5 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.56%) Moodle
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
6 1 (1.28%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.28%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.85%) InVision
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.28%) InDesign
5 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.28%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.41%) Office 365
4 3 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.85%) Azure Functions
4 3 (3.85%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.85%) Serverless
5 2 (2.56%) Datadog
5 2 (2.56%) IaaS
6 1 (1.28%) GitHub
6 1 (1.28%) npm
6 1 (1.28%) PaaS
6 1 (1.28%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) IMAP
1 5 (6.41%) SMTP
2 3 (3.85%) WAAS
3 2 (2.56%) Skype
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) Intranet
4 1 (1.28%) TETRA
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.85%) MySQL
3 3 (3.85%) Redis
4 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.28%) Big Data
5 1 (1.28%) Biml
5 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.28%) OLAP
5 1 (1.28%) OLTP
5 1 (1.28%) Power BI
5 1 (1.28%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Selenium
2 10 (12.82%) Gatling
2 10 (12.82%) Robot Framework
3 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.13%) GitLab
3 4 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.28%) Bower
5 1 (1.28%) Grunt
5 1 (1.28%) gulp
5 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
2 9 (11.54%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Publishing
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.56%) Games
4 2 (2.56%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) Developer
2 9 (11.54%) Designer
3 7 (8.97%) Python Developer
4 5 (6.41%) UX Designer
5 3 (3.85%) Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Change Manager
5 3 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Security Engineer
5 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 3 (3.85%) Software Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Technical Leader
6 2 (2.56%) Architect
6 2 (2.56%) Consultant
6 2 (2.56%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Scrum Master
6 2 (2.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.56%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) HTML
2 13 (16.67%) CSS
3 11 (14.10%) Django
4 10 (12.82%) Celery
4 10 (12.82%) Enzyme
4 10 (12.82%) Flask
4 10 (12.82%) Jest
4 10 (12.82%) pytest
4 10 (12.82%) SQLAlchemy
5 5 (6.41%) Node.js
6 4 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (5.13%) Kafka
6 4 (5.13%) REST
6 4 (5.13%) SOAP
7 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.85%) RESTful
8 2 (2.56%) HTML5
8 2 (2.56%) JSON
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) User Experience
2 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.85%) Tandem
6 2 (2.56%) Animation
6 2 (2.56%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.56%) NHS
6 2 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.56%) Social Media
6 2 (2.56%) VLE
7 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.28%) Fintech
7 1 (1.28%) iPhone
7 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.28%) RIA
7 1 (1.28%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.56%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.28%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.08%) Decision-Making
3 16 (20.51%) Test Automation
4 14 (17.95%) Microservices
4 14 (17.95%) TDD
5 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (14.10%) Coaching
7 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (12.82%) BDD
9 9 (11.54%) Mentoring
10 8 (10.26%) Change Management
10 8 (10.26%) Project Management
11 7 (8.97%) ITIL
11 7 (8.97%) Migration
11 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.69%) DevOps
13 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
13 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
1 16 (20.51%) Python
2 11 (14.10%) ES6
2 11 (14.10%) Java
3 7 (8.97%) SQL
4 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.41%) Go
6 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.28%) C#
7 1 (1.28%) Java 8
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby
7 1 (1.28%) Scala
7 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.28%) MCP
4 1 (1.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.56%) PMO
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.28%) FedRAMP
3 1 (1.28%) FISMA
3 1 (1.28%) GDPR
3 1 (1.28%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Docker
2 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.28%) Ceph
4 1 (1.28%) etcd
4 1 (1.28%) flannel
4 1 (1.28%) GlusterFS
4 1 (1.28%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Ansible
2 6 (7.69%) Terraform
3 5 (6.41%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (3.85%) Prometheus
4 3 (3.85%) SCCM
5 2 (2.56%) Fluentd
5 2 (2.56%) HP ALM
5 2 (2.56%) Kibana
5 2 (2.56%) Nagios
5 2 (2.56%) Puppet
5 2 (2.56%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.28%) Grafana
6 1 (1.28%) Graphite
6 1 (1.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.28%) rkt
6 1 (1.28%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
2 4 (5.13%) Splunk
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe
3 2 (2.56%) Citrix
3 2 (2.56%) HP
3 2 (2.56%) Ivanti
3 2 (2.56%) Lotus
3 2 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Apple
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.28%) BT
4 1 (1.28%) Charles River
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco
4 1 (1.28%) JDA
4 1 (1.28%) NetApp
4 1 (1.28%) Retek
4 1 (1.28%) Sybase
4 1 (1.28%) Symantec