Period
to 21 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 146 162
Rank change year-on-year -33 +16 -37
Contract jobs citing Internet 76 91 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.08% 1.48% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.13% 12.67% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 64 44
City of London median daily rate £450 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.97% -14.41%
10th Percentile £225 £139 £217
90th Percentile £613 £588 £534
Central London median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
City of London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.58 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.71% -2.22% +8.57%
10th Percentile £10.73 £13.70 £18.50
90th Percentile £15.85 £29.79 £34.02
Central London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year -32.71% -2.22% +7.80%

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 832 718 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.81% 11.70% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 541 535
City of London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £233 £210 £225
90th Percentile £625 £606 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 22
City of London median hourly rate £18.10 £21.83 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.08% -7.12% +25.67%
10th Percentile £11.78 £13.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £33.00 £52.50 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £16.93 £22.50 £21.98
% change year-on-year -24.78% +2.39% +17.51%

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 April 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 April 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 33 (43.42%) Finance
2 23 (30.26%) Windows
3 17 (22.37%) Active Directory
4 16 (21.05%) Firewall
5 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
6 14 (18.42%) Intranet
6 14 (18.42%) DNS
7 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (17.11%) Windows 7
8 12 (15.79%) Banking
8 12 (15.79%) Linux
8 12 (15.79%) SQL
9 11 (14.47%) LAN
9 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
9 11 (14.47%) Cisco
9 11 (14.47%) Windows 10
10 10 (13.16%) Citrix
10 10 (13.16%) Unix
10 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
10 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (13.16%) Web Services
11 9 (11.84%) SSL
11 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (10.53%) Java
12 8 (10.53%) WAN
12 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (10.53%) SCCM
13 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
13 7 (9.21%) Open Source
13 7 (9.21%) React

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 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.95%) IBM Domino
3 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.63%) nginx
4 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
5 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.32%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) Tornado
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.63%) Flinto
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) RMDS
2 3 (3.95%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 3 (3.95%) Office 365
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 2 (2.63%) PaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Datadog
5 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.32%) NuGet
5 1 (1.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) Firewall
2 14 (18.42%) DNS
2 14 (18.42%) Intranet
3 11 (14.47%) LAN
4 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 9 (11.84%) SSL
6 8 (10.53%) WAN
7 7 (9.21%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (9.21%) DHCP
8 6 (7.89%) Extranet
8 6 (7.89%) HTTP
9 4 (5.26%) Multicast
9 4 (5.26%) OSPF
9 4 (5.26%) Wireless
10 3 (3.95%) BIG-IP
10 3 (3.95%) DKIM
10 3 (3.95%) DMARC
10 3 (3.95%) FTP
10 3 (3.95%) SAN
10 3 (3.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) MySQL
2 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.32%) DB2
4 1 (1.32%) Looker
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MSI
2 3 (3.95%) AdminStudio
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.63%) Artifactory
3 2 (2.63%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.63%) JIRA
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (1.32%) Ant
4 1 (1.32%) gulp
4 1 (1.32%) Mockito
4 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.32%) Subversion
4 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.32%) XMLSpy
General
1 33 (43.42%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Banking
3 7 (9.21%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.26%) Publishing
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Billing
7 1 (1.32%) Front Office
7 1 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Developer
3 6 (7.89%) Desktop Support
4 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (6.58%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) IT Support
5 4 (5.26%) React Developer
5 4 (5.26%) Salesforce Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (3.95%) Applications Packager
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) Web Services
2 7 (9.21%) React
3 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
3 6 (7.89%) CSS
3 6 (7.89%) HTML
3 6 (7.89%) REST
3 6 (7.89%) RESTful
4 5 (6.58%) .NET
5 4 (5.26%) SOAP
5 4 (5.26%) XML
6 3 (3.95%) .NET Core
6 3 (3.95%) JSON
6 3 (3.95%) RFC 822
6 3 (3.95%) SAML
7 2 (2.63%) CSS3
7 2 (2.63%) HTML5
7 2 (2.63%) Kafka
7 2 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.63%) Node.js
7 2 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Data Centre
1 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.26%) Eurex
3 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.26%) RIA
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) e-Health
4 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.95%) iPad
4 3 (3.95%) iPhone
4 3 (3.95%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.63%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.63%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Windows
2 13 (17.11%) Windows 7
3 12 (15.79%) Linux
4 11 (14.47%) Windows 10
5 10 (13.16%) Unix
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
7 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.63%) Android
8 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.32%) HPUX
9 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Solaris
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (9.21%) Change Management
3 7 (9.21%) Low Latency
3 7 (9.21%) Open Source
3 7 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
4 6 (7.89%) DevOps
4 6 (7.89%) ITIL
4 6 (7.89%) SDLC
4 6 (7.89%) Web Development
5 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.58%) Document Management
5 5 (6.58%) Front End Development
5 5 (6.58%) Information Management
5 5 (6.58%) Network Design
5 5 (6.58%) TDD
5 5 (6.58%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
5 5 (6.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) Java
3 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.58%) Python
5 4 (5.26%) C#
5 4 (5.26%) ES6
5 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.95%) VBScript
7 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Go
7 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) Scala
7 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) CCNP
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.63%) CCIE
3 2 (2.63%) CCNA
3 2 (2.63%) CISSP
3 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.63%) MCSA
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) OCA
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) MBA
4 1 (1.32%) MCP
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) GCP
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 17 (22.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) XenDesktop
3 5 (6.58%) Docker
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.95%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (3.95%) vSphere
4 3 (3.95%) XenApp
5 2 (2.63%) Firmware
5 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.32%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 4 (5.26%) Ansible
3 4 (5.26%) Puppet
4 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.95%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.95%) CASB
4 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.63%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.63%) PingFederate
5 2 (2.63%) SCOM
5 2 (2.63%) Terraform
6 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.32%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.32%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.32%) QRadar
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Cisco
3 10 (13.16%) Citrix
4 7 (9.21%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (9.21%) VMware
5 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.58%) Apple
7 4 (5.26%) Ivanti
7 4 (5.26%) Reuters
8 3 (3.95%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.95%) Bloomberg
8 3 (3.95%) Charles River
8 3 (3.95%) F5
8 3 (3.95%) FactSet
8 3 (3.95%) HP
8 3 (3.95%) NetApp
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle
8 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.95%) Symantec
9 2 (2.63%) Talend