Period
to 21 October 2018

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 6 months to 21 October 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.

Internet
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 177 157
Rank change year-on-year -12 -20 +14
Contract jobs citing Internet 64 73 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.92% 1.06% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.23% 10.20% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 47 66
City of London median daily rate £425 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +1.01% +10.65%
10th Percentile £156 £150 £315
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
Central London median daily rate £425 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -10.53% - +12.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
City of London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.75 £18.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +6.27% -5.25%
10th Percentile £17.65 £13.00 £16.66
90th Percentile £20.65 £29.18 £22.33
Central London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.75 £18.59
% change year-on-year -5.06% +6.27% -5.25%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 778 716 967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.23% 10.44% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 557 746
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £164 £212 £288
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £435 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 12
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +5.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.91 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £29.18 £24.33
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.73
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.21% +4.14%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) Windows
4 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
5 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.75%) Linux
6 12 (18.75%) Firewall
6 12 (18.75%) Scrum
7 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
7 11 (17.19%) User Experience
8 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (15.63%) QA
8 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
9 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
9 9 (14.06%) HTML
9 9 (14.06%) Java
9 9 (14.06%) ITIL
9 9 (14.06%) Cisco
9 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
10 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (12.50%) Unix
10 8 (12.50%) Web Services
10 8 (12.50%) Python
10 8 (12.50%) RESTful
11 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
11 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (4.69%) Apache
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.56%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) GitHub
3 3 (4.69%) Office 365
3 3 (4.69%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.13%) IaaS
4 2 (3.13%) PaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Akamai
5 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) Firewall
2 7 (10.94%) DNS
2 7 (10.94%) HTTP
2 7 (10.94%) WAN
3 6 (9.38%) Intranet
3 6 (9.38%) LAN
3 6 (9.38%) VPN
3 6 (9.38%) Wireless
4 4 (6.25%) FTP
4 4 (6.25%) Junos
4 4 (6.25%) MPLS
4 4 (6.25%) Network Security
4 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.69%) AMQP
5 3 (4.69%) MQTT
5 3 (4.69%) SSH
6 2 (3.13%) DHCP
6 2 (3.13%) NGN
6 2 (3.13%) OSPF
6 2 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.56%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.56%) phpMyAdmin
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.69%) GoogleTest
4 3 (4.69%) Gradle
4 3 (4.69%) Maven
4 3 (4.69%) Selenium
4 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.13%) jMock
5 2 (3.13%) JUnit
5 2 (3.13%) Mockito
5 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.56%) GitLab
6 1 (1.56%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.56%) Subversion
6 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.56%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.69%) Billing
4 3 (4.69%) Legal
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.13%) Law
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Analyst
2 8 (12.50%) Developer
2 8 (12.50%) IT Support
2 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) IT Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Designer
6 4 (6.25%) Mobile Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix Support
7 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.69%) Python Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) HTML
2 8 (12.50%) RESTful
2 8 (12.50%) Web Services
3 7 (10.94%) CSS
3 7 (10.94%) JSON
3 7 (10.94%) React
3 7 (10.94%) React Native
4 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.25%) Kafka
5 4 (6.25%) Redux
5 4 (6.25%) RxJS
5 4 (6.25%) XML
6 3 (4.69%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.69%) HTML5
6 3 (4.69%) Swagger
6 3 (4.69%) XMPP
7 2 (3.13%) J2SE
7 2 (3.13%) LAMP
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) User Experience
2 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) iPhone
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (7.81%) Internet of Things
5 4 (6.25%) iPad
5 4 (6.25%) RIA
5 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (4.69%) Online Banking
6 3 (4.69%) PKI
7 2 (3.13%) Digital Currency
7 2 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Linux
3 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
5 8 (12.50%) Unix
6 7 (10.94%) Android
7 5 (7.81%) Windows 10
8 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.56%) CentOS
11 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.56%) Solaris
11 1 (1.56%) SUSE
11 1 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) Scrum
3 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (14.06%) ITIL
4 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (10.94%) Front End Development
6 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.94%) Wireframes
7 5 (7.81%) High Availability
7 5 (7.81%) Service Management
7 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.81%) Web Development
8 4 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.25%) Kanban
8 4 (6.25%) Low Latency
8 4 (6.25%) Open Source
9 3 (4.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.06%) Java
3 8 (12.50%) Python
4 6 (9.38%) ES6
5 4 (6.25%) C
5 4 (6.25%) ES7
5 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.25%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.69%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) Perl
6 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.69%) Scala
6 3 (4.69%) SQL
7 2 (3.13%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.13%) Groovy
7 2 (3.13%) Kotlin
7 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) CCNA
2 3 (4.69%) CCNP
2 3 (4.69%) CISSP
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
3 2 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (3.13%) MBA
3 2 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) HND
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.56%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.56%) PhD
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.56%) GDPR
3 1 (1.56%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.38%) Docker
4 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.13%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Ansible
2 5 (7.81%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.25%) vCenter Server
4 3 (4.69%) SCCM
5 2 (3.13%) Puppet
6 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.56%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.56%) Rancher
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Cisco
3 7 (10.94%) Citrix
3 7 (10.94%) VMware
4 5 (7.81%) Juniper
5 4 (6.25%) Apple
5 4 (6.25%) Wyse
6 3 (4.69%) Google
6 3 (4.69%) Palo Alto
6 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.13%) Adobe
7 2 (3.13%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.13%) F5
7 2 (3.13%) Rackspace
7 2 (3.13%) Splunk
8 1 (1.56%) BT
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) Reuters
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec