Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 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
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 92 164
Rank change year-on-year -41 +72 +30
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 51 32 63
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.28% 1.63% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.84% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 47
10th Percentile £438 £315 £366
25th Percentile £500 £350 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - -1.55%
75th Percentile £588 £538 £561
90th Percentile £625 £613 £636
Central London median daily rate £540 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +13.68% - -5.00%

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 3,622 1,743 5,217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.03% 88.88% 90.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,788 1,307 4,131
10th Percentile £371 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.59%
75th Percentile £650 £601 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 51
10th Percentile £18.93 £14.44 £12.00
25th Percentile £21.69 £21.00 £13.49
Median hourly rate £36.25 £32.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +13.28% +64.10% +4.28%
75th Percentile £58.94 £39.63 £24.25
90th Percentile £67.98 £46.70 £51.25
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.95 £20.92
% change year-on-year +13.10% +47.96% +11.84%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Collaborative Working in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in the City of London

Collaborative Working
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Collaborative Working in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in the City of London

Collaborative Working
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Collaborative Working in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Collaborative Working in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) AWS
3 19 (37.25%) Finance
4 16 (31.37%) Social Skills
5 15 (29.41%) Scrum
5 15 (29.41%) Java
5 15 (29.41%) Python
6 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
7 13 (25.49%) GDPR
7 13 (25.49%) Decision-Making
8 12 (23.53%) Data Protection
8 12 (23.53%) GCP
9 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (21.57%) Hedge funds
9 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
9 11 (21.57%) AOP
9 11 (21.57%) Financial Institution
9 11 (21.57%) Legal
10 10 (19.61%) Migration
10 10 (19.61%) HTML
11 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (17.65%) RESTful
11 9 (17.65%) Microservices
11 9 (17.65%) DevOps
11 9 (17.65%) User Experience
11 9 (17.65%) Kubernetes
12 8 (15.69%) Docker
12 8 (15.69%) HTML5
12 8 (15.69%) SQL
12 8 (15.69%) CSS

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 3 (5.88%) Confluence
1 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Magnolia
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Figma
1 1 (1.96%) InVision
1 1 (1.96%) Sketch
1 1 (1.96%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 20 (39.22%) AWS
2 12 (23.53%) GCP
3 7 (13.73%) Azure
4 6 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (9.80%) Serverless
6 4 (7.84%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (5.88%) GitHub
7 3 (5.88%) Power Platform
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (3.92%) Datadog
8 2 (3.92%) Google Data Studio
8 2 (3.92%) IaaS
8 2 (3.92%) PaaS
8 2 (3.92%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
2 3 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) BigQuery
2 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.88%) Bigtable
3 3 (5.88%) Power BI
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
4 2 (3.92%) Delta Lake
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Power Query
4 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.96%) GIS
5 1 (1.96%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) JIRA
3 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.92%) Protractor
5 1 (1.96%) GoCD
5 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Social Skills
3 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (21.57%) Financial Institution
3 11 (21.57%) Legal
4 6 (11.76%) Influencing Skills
5 5 (9.80%) Public Sector
6 3 (5.88%) Banking
6 3 (5.88%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (3.92%) Back Office
7 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.92%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (3.92%) Publishing
8 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Architect
2 8 (15.69%) Cloud Architect
2 8 (15.69%) Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Designer
4 4 (7.84%) Security Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Platform Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Service Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Service Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) HTML
2 9 (17.65%) RESTful
3 8 (15.69%) CSS
3 8 (15.69%) HTML5
4 7 (13.73%) CSS3
5 5 (9.80%) Django
5 5 (9.80%) Flask
6 4 (7.84%) Jinja
7 3 (5.88%) .NET
8 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.92%) gRPC
8 2 (3.92%) NgRx
8 2 (3.92%) Node.js
8 2 (3.92%) Sass
8 2 (3.92%) Spring
9 1 (1.96%) Azure Blueprints
9 1 (1.96%) GraphQL
9 1 (1.96%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Hedge funds
2 9 (17.65%) User Experience
3 6 (11.76%) Cloud Native
4 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (5.88%) NHS
6 2 (3.92%) Legacy Systems
6 2 (3.92%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Blog
7 1 (1.96%) IPTV
7 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.96%) Tandem
7 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.96%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Unix
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Scrum
3 13 (25.49%) Decision-Making
4 12 (23.53%) Data Protection
5 11 (21.57%) AOP
6 10 (19.61%) Migration
7 9 (17.65%) DevOps
7 9 (17.65%) Microservices
7 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.73%) Full Stack Development
8 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
9 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 6 (11.76%) Runbook
10 5 (9.80%) Analytics
10 5 (9.80%) API Development
10 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) Java
1 15 (29.41%) Python
2 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) C++
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) C
5 3 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) CISSP
5 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.96%) ACCA
6 1 (1.96%) CIMA
6 1 (1.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) GDPR
2 2 (3.92%) Accessibility
3 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.96%) IFRS
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Kubernetes
2 7 (13.73%) Terraform
3 3 (5.88%) Ansible
3 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.88%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.96%) Istio
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Google
2 2 (3.92%) AppDynamics
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
2 2 (3.92%) Splunk