Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 157 168
Rank change year-on-year -21 +11 -23
Contract jobs citing Internet 69 83 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.99% 1.25% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.99% 11.67% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 52 52
City of London median daily rate £430 £475 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.47% +4.11% +7.35%
10th Percentile £262 £137 £268
90th Percentile £663 £624 £623
Central London median daily rate £425 £475 £451
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.26% +9.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
City of London median hourly rate £15.50 £21.16 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.73% +11.34% +33.52%
10th Percentile £14.25 £14.01 £18.50
90th Percentile £16.75 £30.30 £19.50
Central London median hourly rate £15.50 £21.16 £19.00
% change year-on-year -26.73% +11.34% -10.20%

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 864 711 934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.36% 10.68% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 534 727
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £205 £185 £263
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £446
% change year-on-year - +0.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 15
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.16 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.19% +11.34% +5.67%
10th Percentile £14.55 £13.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £33.90 £30.00 £26.75
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.16 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.82% +11.34% +3.60%

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 August 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 19 August 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 35 (50.72%) Finance
2 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.64%) Firewall
4 16 (23.19%) Windows
5 13 (18.84%) Linux
5 13 (18.84%) LAN
5 13 (18.84%) DNS
5 13 (18.84%) Banking
6 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
7 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (15.94%) Cisco
7 11 (15.94%) Java
7 11 (15.94%) SQL
8 10 (14.49%) Unix
8 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
8 10 (14.49%) WAN
8 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
8 10 (14.49%) Scrum
8 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.04%) Intranet
9 9 (13.04%) Financial Institution
9 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 9 (13.04%) User Experience
9 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
10 8 (11.59%) Python
10 8 (11.59%) VMware
11 7 (10.14%) Management Information System

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 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) JBoss
3 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (1.45%) Flinto
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.35%) GitHub
3 3 (4.35%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (2.90%) IaaS
4 2 (2.90%) Office 365
4 2 (2.90%) PaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Akamai
5 1 (1.45%) G Suite
5 1 (1.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) Firewall
2 13 (18.84%) DNS
2 13 (18.84%) LAN
3 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.49%) WAN
4 9 (13.04%) Intranet
5 6 (8.70%) Extranet
5 6 (8.70%) FTP
5 6 (8.70%) HTTP
5 6 (8.70%) SSL
6 5 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (7.25%) DHCP
6 5 (7.25%) Wireless
7 4 (5.80%) Multicast
7 4 (5.80%) OSPF
7 4 (5.80%) VPN
8 3 (4.35%) AMQP
8 3 (4.35%) BIG-IP
8 3 (4.35%) MPLS
8 3 (4.35%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.45%) DB2
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.45%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.45%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.80%) Maven
3 4 (5.80%) MSI
4 3 (4.35%) AdminStudio
4 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.35%) GoogleTest
4 3 (4.35%) Gradle
4 3 (4.35%) JUnit
4 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.90%) jMock
5 2 (2.90%) Mockito
6 1 (1.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.45%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.45%) gulp
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.45%) Subversion
6 1 (1.45%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (50.72%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Publishing
5 3 (4.35%) Retail
6 2 (2.90%) Billing
6 2 (2.90%) Law
6 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 2 (2.90%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
7 1 (1.45%) Back Office
7 1 (1.45%) Front Office
7 1 (1.45%) Games
7 1 (1.45%) Marketing
7 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (13.04%) Analyst
2 8 (11.59%) Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) IT Support
5 4 (5.80%) Architect
5 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.80%) IT Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.35%) Applications Packager
6 3 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Network Deployment Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Salesforce Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) JSON
1 7 (10.14%) Web Services
2 6 (8.70%) HTML
3 5 (7.25%) React
3 5 (7.25%) RESTful
3 5 (7.25%) XML
4 4 (5.80%) .NET
4 4 (5.80%) CSS
4 4 (5.80%) Kafka
4 4 (5.80%) Redux
5 3 (4.35%) .NET Core
5 3 (4.35%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.35%) HTML5
5 3 (4.35%) React Native
5 3 (4.35%) REST
5 3 (4.35%) RFC 822
5 3 (4.35%) RxJS
5 3 (4.35%) Swagger
5 3 (4.35%) XMPP
6 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) User Experience
2 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.80%) Eurex
4 4 (5.80%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.35%) Digital Currency
5 3 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.35%) e-Health
5 3 (4.35%) iPhone
5 3 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.35%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (4.35%) PKI
5 3 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.90%) RIA
6 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 10 (14.49%) Unix
4 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.14%) Android
5 7 (10.14%) Apple iOS
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.45%) CentOS
8 1 (1.45%) Solaris
8 1 (1.45%) SUSE
8 1 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.49%) Scrum
2 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
3 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (10.14%) Low Latency
5 6 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (8.70%) SDLC
5 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.25%) Front End Development
6 5 (7.25%) ITIL
6 5 (7.25%) Network Design
6 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.25%) Web Development
7 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.80%) Information Management
7 4 (5.80%) Multithreading
7 4 (5.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) Java
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.59%) Python
4 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.80%) C++
5 4 (5.80%) ES6
5 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.35%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.35%) C
6 3 (4.35%) C#
6 3 (4.35%) ES7
6 3 (4.35%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.35%) Perl
6 3 (4.35%) Scala
6 3 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.35%) VBScript
7 2 (2.90%) Clojure
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) CCNA
2 3 (4.35%) CCNP
2 3 (4.35%) MBA
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) CCIE
3 2 (2.90%) CISSP
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) HND
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (4.35%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.45%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.70%) Docker
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.90%) Firmware
5 2 (2.90%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.45%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.25%) Ansible
3 4 (5.80%) SCCM
4 3 (4.35%) Puppet
5 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.45%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.45%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.45%) QRadar
5 1 (1.45%) Rancher
5 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.45%) Terraform
5 1 (1.45%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Cisco
3 8 (11.59%) VMware
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix
5 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.80%) Apple
6 4 (5.80%) F5
6 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.80%) Reuters
7 3 (4.35%) Google
7 3 (4.35%) Juniper
7 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.90%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.90%) Arista
8 2 (2.90%) EMC
8 2 (2.90%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.90%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.90%) Splunk
9 1 (1.45%) Openreach
9 1 (1.45%) Ubiquiti