Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 150 103 147
Rank change year-on-year -47 +44 +31
Contract jobs citing Internet 37 25 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.94% 1.20% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.64% 9.73% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 40
10th Percentile £435 £214 £356
25th Percentile £469 £263 £434
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £488
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.56% +21.88%
75th Percentile £581 £556 £606
90th Percentile £606 £575 £850
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +7.89% -5.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 384 257 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.74% 12.37% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 207 410
10th Percentile £300 £238 £200
25th Percentile £450 £363 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £600 £556 £555
90th Percentile £698 £634 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £435
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.94% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 12
10th Percentile £18.60 £22.65 £16.50
25th Percentile £21.00 £22.88 £18.15
Median hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +21.74% +16.46% +5.61%
75th Percentile £41.69 £32.69 £23.25
90th Percentile £49.90 £50.13 £38.03
Central London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +21.74% +12.20% +9.28%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Internet in the City of London

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Internet in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Internet in the City of London

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hourly rate trend for Internet in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 14 (37.84%) Azure
3 13 (35.14%) AWS
4 11 (29.73%) SQL
5 9 (24.32%) Java
5 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 8 (21.62%) .NET
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
6 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
6 8 (21.62%) REST
7 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (18.92%) GDPR
7 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (18.92%) Information Security
7 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.22%) DNS
8 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
8 6 (16.22%) Windows
8 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
8 6 (16.22%) Data Security
8 6 (16.22%) Security Management
8 6 (16.22%) COBIT
8 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (16.22%) ISMS
8 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
8 6 (16.22%) CI/CD
9 5 (13.51%) Security Architecture
9 5 (13.51%) Docker
9 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes

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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) RMDS
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Azure
2 13 (35.14%) AWS
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon Cognito
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon EKS
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon S3
3 4 (10.81%) IaaS
3 4 (10.81%) PaaS
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (5.41%) npm
5 2 (5.41%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.70%) GitHub
6 1 (2.70%) NuGet
6 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) Intranet
2 5 (13.51%) WAN
2 5 (13.51%) Wireless
3 4 (10.81%) DMZ
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
4 2 (5.41%) DHCP
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) Multicast
5 1 (2.70%) BGP
5 1 (2.70%) Broadband
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.70%) HTTP
5 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.70%) OSPF
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
2 4 (10.81%) GitLab
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.70%) Crucible
3 1 (2.70%) FishEye
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) webpack
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Social Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Games
5 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Security Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Azure Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Manual Tester
4 4 (10.81%) QA Manual Tester
4 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Angular Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Audit Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft 365 Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Risk Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Security Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
1 8 (21.62%) CSS
1 8 (21.62%) HTML
1 8 (21.62%) REST
2 4 (10.81%) Node.js
2 4 (10.81%) RESTful
3 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.41%) CSS3
4 2 (5.41%) HTML5
4 2 (5.41%) React
4 2 (5.41%) Redux
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.70%) D3.js
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) Kafka
5 1 (2.70%) LESS
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Mindset
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Eurex
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.70%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (18.92%) Information Security
3 6 (16.22%) CI/CD
3 6 (16.22%) Data Security
3 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
3 6 (16.22%) ISMS
3 6 (16.22%) Security Management
4 5 (13.51%) Compliance Audit
4 5 (13.51%) Regulatory Compliance
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
4 5 (13.51%) Security Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) API Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
5 4 (10.81%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Kanban
5 4 (10.81%) SDET
5 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) ES6
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) R
6 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.70%) Groovy
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 4 (10.81%) CISSP
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) GDPR
1 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (16.22%) COBIT
2 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.51%) QA
4 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.70%) FedRAMP
4 1 (2.70%) NCSC
4 1 (2.70%) NIST
4 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) CASB
3 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Arista
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.70%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.70%) Juniper
3 1 (2.70%) Qualys
3 1 (2.70%) Reuters
3 1 (2.70%) Solace
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase