Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 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.

Internet
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 176 133
Rank change year-on-year +20 -43 +31
Contract jobs citing Internet 95 78 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.41% 1.11% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.37% 9.39% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 61 65
City of London median daily rate £444 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £145 £225 £143
90th Percentile £659 £613 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
City of London median hourly rate £20.92 £12.50 £18.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.32% -32.71% -2.22%
10th Percentile £18.70 £10.73 £13.70
90th Percentile £35.50 £15.85 £29.79
Central London median hourly rate £20.92 £12.50 £18.58
% change year-on-year +67.32% -32.71% -2.22%

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 768 831 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.40% 11.84% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 654 549
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £189 £233 £211
90th Percentile £650 £625 £607
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 22
City of London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £21.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -19.83% -7.12%
10th Percentile £18.17 £11.60 £13.40
90th Percentile £37.50 £31.15 £52.50
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £16.35 £22.50
% change year-on-year +31.50% -27.33% +3.89%

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 19 April 2019.

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 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Internet in the City of London

Internet
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 3 £400 -
Internet
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 38 (40.00%) Windows
2 37 (38.95%) Cisco
3 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
3 29 (30.53%) WAN
3 29 (30.53%) Finance
4 28 (29.47%) Firewall
5 25 (26.32%) MPLS
6 24 (25.26%) Active Directory
7 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (23.16%) OSPF
9 21 (22.11%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (22.11%) LAN
10 20 (21.05%) SQL
11 19 (20.00%) ITIL
11 19 (20.00%) VPN
11 19 (20.00%) DNS
11 19 (20.00%) Windows 7
12 18 (18.95%) BGP
13 17 (17.89%) CCIE
13 17 (17.89%) CCNP
14 16 (16.84%) HTML
15 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
15 15 (15.79%) SCCM
16 14 (14.74%) Citrix
17 13 (13.68%) Java
17 13 (13.68%) Spring
17 13 (13.68%) Network Security
17 13 (13.68%) Video Conferencing
17 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (12.63%) Relational Database

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 8 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.37%) IIS
2 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.16%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.05%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.05%) SAS
5 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.05%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.05%) SPSS
5 1 (1.05%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (10.53%) SAP ERP
1 10 (10.53%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (6.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.11%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.05%) assyst
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.05%) Eikon
4 1 (1.05%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.58%) Office 365
3 5 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) WAN
2 28 (29.47%) Firewall
3 25 (26.32%) MPLS
4 22 (23.16%) OSPF
5 21 (22.11%) LAN
6 19 (20.00%) DNS
6 19 (20.00%) VPN
7 18 (18.95%) BGP
8 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 13 (13.68%) Network Security
10 12 (12.63%) IP Telephony
11 11 (11.58%) HTTP
11 11 (11.58%) Wireless
12 10 (10.53%) EIGRP
13 9 (9.47%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (9.47%) DHCP
13 9 (9.47%) Ethernet
13 9 (9.47%) HSRP
13 9 (9.47%) VLAN
14 7 (7.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 7 (7.37%) MySQL
4 6 (6.32%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.05%) Big Data
7 1 (1.05%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.05%) Appium
3 1 (1.05%) Applitools
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) GoCD
3 1 (1.05%) gulp
3 1 (1.05%) Hudson
3 1 (1.05%) JIRA
3 1 (1.05%) Maven
3 1 (1.05%) Selenium
3 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.05%) Xcode
General
1 29 (30.53%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Banking
2 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.32%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Billing
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (17.89%) Analyst
1 17 (17.89%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.84%) Architect
3 10 (10.53%) Hybris Architect
3 10 (10.53%) SAP Architect
4 8 (8.42%) Service Analyst
4 8 (8.42%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Consultant
6 5 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.21%) IT Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) IT Support
7 4 (4.21%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) WAN Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) HTML
2 13 (13.68%) Spring
3 12 (12.63%) XML
4 11 (11.58%) J2EE
5 10 (10.53%) Middleware
6 4 (4.21%) CSS
7 2 (2.11%) .NET
7 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.11%) Web Services
8 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.05%) Flash
8 1 (1.05%) React
8 1 (1.05%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.05%) Sass
8 1 (1.05%) WCF
8 1 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (11.58%) iPhone
3 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.32%) Online Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) iPad
5 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.16%) Handset
6 3 (3.16%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.11%) Smart Home
7 2 (2.11%) Social Media
7 2 (2.11%) Tandem
7 2 (2.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.00%) Windows
2 19 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (11.58%) Windows 10
4 7 (7.37%) Windows 8
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.26%) Linux
6 5 (5.26%) Unix
7 2 (2.11%) Android
8 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) ITIL
2 11 (11.58%) OO
3 10 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (10.53%) ERP
3 10 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
3 10 (10.53%) Multithreading
3 10 (10.53%) OOP
3 10 (10.53%) Project Management
4 9 (9.47%) Change Management
4 9 (9.47%) ITIL V3
4 9 (9.47%) Service Management
5 8 (8.42%) Content Management
5 8 (8.42%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.42%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (8.42%) Time Management
6 7 (7.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (7.37%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (7.37%) Migration
6 7 (7.37%) Network Design
6 7 (7.37%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.05%) SQL
2 13 (13.68%) Java
3 8 (8.42%) Python
4 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (2.11%) C#
6 1 (1.05%) C
6 1 (1.05%) Go
6 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.05%) PHP
6 1 (1.05%) R
6 1 (1.05%) Ruby
6 1 (1.05%) Scala
6 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (17.89%) CCIE
2 17 (17.89%) CCNP
3 12 (12.63%) CCDP
4 11 (11.58%) CCNA
5 9 (9.47%) BC Cleared
5 9 (9.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (9.47%) Degree
5 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
5 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
6 7 (7.37%) CCDA
7 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.26%) CCDE
9 3 (3.16%) Avaya Certification
9 3 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (3.16%) MCP
9 3 (3.16%) MCSE
10 2 (2.11%) CISM
10 2 (2.11%) CISSP
10 2 (2.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) PSD2
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) SEPA
4 1 (1.05%) COBIT
4 1 (1.05%) GDPR
4 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.05%) QA
4 1 (1.05%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (25.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Docker
4 3 (3.16%) Firmware
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) SCCM
2 7 (7.37%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.16%) Ansible
4 2 (2.11%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.05%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.05%) collectd
5 1 (1.05%) Fluentd
5 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.05%) Nagios
5 1 (1.05%) Packer
5 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.05%) StatsD
5 1 (1.05%) Terraform
5 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (38.95%) Cisco
2 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.74%) Citrix
4 12 (12.63%) CheckPoint
5 11 (11.58%) F5
6 10 (10.53%) hybris
6 10 (10.53%) SAP
7 8 (8.42%) VMware
7 8 (8.42%) Wyse
8 7 (7.37%) Apple
9 6 (6.32%) HP
10 5 (5.26%) Adobe
10 5 (5.26%) ArcSight
10 5 (5.26%) Oracle
10 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.21%) Avaya
11 4 (4.21%) Google
11 4 (4.21%) Juniper
11 4 (4.21%) Symantec
12 3 (3.16%) Bloomberg