The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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 / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 126 133
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Contract jobs citing Internet 31 39 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 1.15% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.25% 8.23% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 63
Median daily rate £513 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.81% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £344 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.34% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -17.85% +29.95%  

Internet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 335 474 741
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 10.26% 14.01% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 375 549
Median daily rate £425 £463 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% +10.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 24
Median hourly rate £24.86 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.84% +1.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.60 £31.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Internet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the City of London

Internet
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 Internet in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in the City of London

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in the City of London

Internet
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 Internet in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in the City of London

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Internet in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Internet.

1 23 (29.49%) Firewall
2 20 (25.64%) Finance
3 17 (21.79%) Cisco
4 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 15 (19.23%) HTML
5 15 (19.23%) Web Services
5 15 (19.23%) Windows
5 15 (19.23%) LAN
5 15 (19.23%) WAN
6 14 (17.95%) SQL
6 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (16.67%) CSS
8 12 (15.38%) Web Development
8 12 (15.38%) Degree
8 12 (15.38%) High Availability
8 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (14.10%) Open Source
9 11 (14.10%) VMware
9 11 (14.10%) Banking
9 11 (14.10%) SSL
10 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
10 10 (12.82%) VPN
10 10 (12.82%) Low Latency
11 9 (11.54%) User Experience
11 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
11 9 (11.54%) RESTful
11 9 (11.54%) React
11 9 (11.54%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 9 (11.54%) RIA

Internet
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 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.28%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.10%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.85%) Office 365
5 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.28%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.49%) Firewall
2 15 (19.23%) LAN
2 15 (19.23%) WAN
3 11 (14.10%) SSL
4 10 (12.82%) VPN
5 9 (11.54%) DNS
6 7 (8.97%) MPLS
7 6 (7.69%) DHCP
7 6 (7.69%) IPsec
7 6 (7.69%) Wireless
8 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.41%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.13%) Extranet
9 4 (5.13%) HTTP
9 4 (5.13%) SAN
9 4 (5.13%) VoIP
9 4 (5.13%) WLAN
10 3 (3.85%) FTP
10 3 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) GIS
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.85%) JIRA
2 3 (3.85%) Maven
2 3 (3.85%) Selenium
2 3 (3.85%) Subversion
3 2 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.28%) Ant
4 1 (1.28%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.28%) Gradle
4 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.28%) Hudson
4 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.28%) JUnit
4 1 (1.28%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Banking
3 9 (11.54%) Advertising
3 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.13%) Marketing
6 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.85%) Legal
7 2 (2.56%) Back Office
7 2 (2.56%) French Language
8 1 (1.28%) Front Office
8 1 (1.28%) Games
8 1 (1.28%) German Language
8 1 (1.28%) Retail
8 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Developer
2 10 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (10.26%) Network Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Consultant
5 5 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (6.41%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Network Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) HTML
1 15 (19.23%) Web Services
2 13 (16.67%) CSS
3 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
3 9 (11.54%) React
3 9 (11.54%) RESTful
4 8 (10.26%) Node.js
5 5 (6.41%) HTML5
5 5 (6.41%) Redux
6 4 (5.13%) jQuery
6 4 (5.13%) REST
6 4 (5.13%) XML
7 3 (3.85%) Ajax
7 3 (3.85%) CSS3
7 3 (3.85%) JSON
7 3 (3.85%) SOAP
8 2 (2.56%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.56%) D3.js
8 2 (2.56%) Underscore.js
8 2 (2.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) RIA
2 9 (11.54%) User Experience
3 8 (10.26%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.13%) Replication
6 3 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (3.85%) NHS
7 2 (2.56%) CCTV
7 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.56%) Online Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.28%) CESG
8 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.28%) Handset
8 1 (1.28%) PKI
8 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Windows
2 8 (10.26%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.13%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) Unix
5 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) High Availability
1 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
1 12 (15.38%) Web Development
2 11 (14.10%) Open Source
3 10 (12.82%) Low Latency
4 9 (11.54%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.97%) DevOps
6 7 (8.97%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (7.69%) ITIL
7 6 (7.69%) Project Management
8 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (6.41%) TDD
8 5 (6.41%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (5.13%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (5.13%) Load Balancing
9 4 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
2 14 (17.95%) SQL
3 7 (8.97%) Java
3 7 (8.97%) Python
4 4 (5.13%) ES6
5 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.85%) Ruby
6 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.28%) C#
7 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.28%) R
7 1 (1.28%) Tcl
7 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.56%) CCNA
4 2 (2.56%) CCNP
4 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.28%) CCIE Security
5 1 (1.28%) CISA
5 1 (1.28%) CISSP
5 1 (1.28%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.28%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.28%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.28%) OCA
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.28%) RHCE
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.41%) BitLocker
4 4 (5.13%) Docker
4 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.56%) XenApp
6 1 (1.28%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Ansible
2 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.85%) Puppet
3 2 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.28%) Opsview
4 1 (1.28%) SCCM
4 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Cisco
2 11 (14.10%) VMware
3 7 (8.97%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.69%) Citrix
5 5 (6.41%) Veeam
6 4 (5.13%) F5
6 4 (5.13%) HP
6 4 (5.13%) NetApp
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle
7 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.85%) Splunk
8 2 (2.56%) Avaya
8 2 (2.56%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.28%) BMC
9 1 (1.28%) CA
9 1 (1.28%) EMC
9 1 (1.28%) Juniper
9 1 (1.28%) Sybase
9 1 (1.28%) Veritas
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