Period
to 19 November 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 November 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 188 173
Rank change year-on-year +31 -15 -17
Contract jobs citing Internet 69 70 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.17% 1.00% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.97% 9.22% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 57 48
City of London median daily rate £488 £410 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.90% -15.90% +5.41%
10th Percentile £364 £135 £150
90th Percentile £851 £617 £645
Central London median daily rate £500 £405 £475
% change year-on-year +23.46% -14.74% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
City of London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.70 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.32% +6.27%
10th Percentile £13.75 £17.98 £13.00
90th Percentile £19.25 £23.04 £29.18
Central London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.70 £19.75
% change year-on-year -11.76% -5.32% +6.27%

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 629 759 736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.68% 10.83% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 591 573
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £205 £160 £213
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 29 13
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +10.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.50 £11.86
90th Percentile £27.00 £25.50 £23.28
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.76 £16.96
% change year-on-year +6.61% +10.63% -10.75%

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 November 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
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 November 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 +1 6 £450 +12.50%
Internet
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 21 (30.43%) Windows
2 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.64%) Linux
3 17 (24.64%) Finance
4 16 (23.19%) Google
5 15 (21.74%) AWS
6 14 (20.29%) Azure
6 14 (20.29%) Firewall
7 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (17.39%) Migration
8 12 (17.39%) Python
8 12 (17.39%) VPN
9 11 (15.94%) Ruby
9 11 (15.94%) DevOps
10 10 (14.49%) Bash Shell
10 10 (14.49%) Office 365
10 10 (14.49%) DNS
10 10 (14.49%) Java
10 10 (14.49%) Red Hat
10 10 (14.49%) MPLS
11 9 (13.04%) Web Services
11 9 (13.04%) JIRA
11 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (11.59%) ITIL
12 8 (11.59%) SQL
12 8 (11.59%) IIS
12 8 (11.59%) LAN
12 8 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (11.59%) Windows 10

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 (11.59%) IIS
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.35%) Apache
4 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.35%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.90%) CMS
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.45%) SilverStripe
6 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) AWS
2 14 (20.29%) Azure
3 10 (14.49%) Office 365
4 6 (8.70%) Datadog
4 6 (8.70%) GCP
4 6 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (7.25%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.45%) GitHub
6 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.45%) SaaS
6 1 (1.45%) Serverless
6 1 (1.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) Firewall
2 12 (17.39%) VPN
3 10 (14.49%) DNS
3 10 (14.49%) MPLS
4 8 (11.59%) LAN
5 7 (10.14%) WAN
6 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 5 (7.25%) BGP
7 5 (7.25%) HTTP
7 5 (7.25%) OSPF
7 5 (7.25%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (5.80%) Broadband
8 4 (5.80%) DHCP
8 4 (5.80%) IP Telephony
8 4 (5.80%) Network Security
8 4 (5.80%) SMTP
9 3 (4.35%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.35%) FTP
9 3 (4.35%) VoIP
9 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) Presto
5 1 (1.45%) Redis
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) JIRA
2 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.90%) GoCD
5 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.45%) git-flow
5 1 (1.45%) gulp
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (10.14%) Analyst
1 7 (10.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (8.70%) Architect
2 6 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 5 (7.25%) Penetration Tester
3 5 (7.25%) Tester
4 4 (5.80%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (5.80%) Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (5.80%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Administrator
5 3 (4.35%) Consultant
5 3 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Domino Administrator
5 3 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (4.35%) Messaging Administrator
5 3 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Web Services
2 7 (10.14%) JSON
3 4 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (5.80%) Spring
4 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.90%) .NET
5 2 (2.90%) CSS
5 2 (2.90%) HTML
5 2 (2.90%) iOS SDK
5 2 (2.90%) jQuery
6 1 (1.45%) Ajax
6 1 (1.45%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.45%) J2EE
6 1 (1.45%) Java EE
6 1 (1.45%) JSP
6 1 (1.45%) RSS
6 1 (1.45%) SOAP
6 1 (1.45%) Symfony
6 1 (1.45%) XHTML
6 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) CCTV
6 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.45%) Tandem
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Linux
3 9 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.59%) Windows 10
5 5 (7.25%) Unix
6 3 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (2.90%) AIX
7 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.90%) zOS
8 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.39%) Migration
3 11 (15.94%) DevOps
4 8 (11.59%) ITIL
4 8 (11.59%) Project Delivery
5 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.14%) Kanban
5 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.14%) Open Source
5 7 (10.14%) Project Management
5 7 (10.14%) Scrum
6 6 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Automation
6 6 (8.70%) Runbook
6 6 (8.70%) TDD
6 6 (8.70%) User Stories
7 5 (7.25%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) Python
2 11 (15.94%) Ruby
3 10 (14.49%) Bash Shell
3 10 (14.49%) Java
4 8 (11.59%) SQL
5 6 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (5.80%) C
7 3 (4.35%) C++
7 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.90%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.90%) C#
8 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) Go
9 1 (1.45%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) RHCE
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.80%) CCIE
4 4 (5.80%) CCNA
5 3 (4.35%) CCDA
5 3 (4.35%) CCDP
5 3 (4.35%) CCNP
5 3 (4.35%) Degree
5 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.45%) QA
1 1 (1.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Docker
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.70%) Suricata
3 5 (7.25%) SCCM
4 4 (5.80%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.90%) Grafana
5 2 (2.90%) Terraform
6 1 (1.45%) Ansible
6 1 (1.45%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) Google
3 10 (14.49%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) Qualys
4 6 (8.70%) ServiceNow
4 6 (8.70%) Splunk
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle
6 4 (5.80%) Citrix
7 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.35%) Lotus
8 2 (2.90%) Apple
8 2 (2.90%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (2.90%) CA
8 2 (2.90%) F5
8 2 (2.90%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.90%) IBM
8 2 (2.90%) New Relic
8 2 (2.90%) Radware
8 2 (2.90%) TIBCO