Period
to 21 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 158 158
Rank change year-on-year -31 0 -14
Contract jobs citing Internet 70 74 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.01% 1.19% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.04% 11.20% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 49 48
City of London median daily rate £443 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.84% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £264 £174 £279
90th Percentile £677 £613 £565
Central London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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% +22.74%
10th Percentile £10.65 £13.70 £18.50
90th Percentile £16.15 £29.79 £34.02
Central London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year -32.71% -2.22% +8.57%

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 871 661 815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.60% 10.63% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 504 617
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £233 £200 £256
90th Percentile £625 £625 £596
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 17
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.16 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.60% -3.84% +13.65%
10th Percentile £14.05 £13.36 £17.60
90th Percentile £33.00 £29.77 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.16 £21.34
% change year-on-year -11.60% -0.87% +10.86%

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 June 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 June 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 36 (51.43%) Finance
2 18 (25.71%) Firewall
3 17 (24.29%) Windows
4 16 (22.86%) DNS
4 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (20.00%) LAN
6 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
6 13 (18.57%) SQL
7 12 (17.14%) Intranet
7 12 (17.14%) Banking
8 11 (15.71%) WAN
9 10 (14.29%) Cisco
9 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 9 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
10 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
11 8 (11.43%) DHCP
11 8 (11.43%) Web Services
11 8 (11.43%) Unix
11 8 (11.43%) Linux
11 8 (11.43%) Financial Institution
11 8 (11.43%) Citrix
11 8 (11.43%) VMware
11 8 (11.43%) SDLC
12 7 (10.00%) Windows 10
12 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS

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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) nginx
3 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Flinto
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.29%) Office 365
5 2 (2.86%) IaaS
5 2 (2.86%) PaaS
6 1 (1.43%) Akamai
6 1 (1.43%) Datadog
6 1 (1.43%) G Suite
6 1 (1.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.71%) Firewall
2 16 (22.86%) DNS
3 14 (20.00%) LAN
4 12 (17.14%) Intranet
5 11 (15.71%) WAN
6 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 8 (11.43%) DHCP
8 6 (8.57%) Extranet
8 6 (8.57%) FTP
8 6 (8.57%) HTTP
8 6 (8.57%) SSL
9 5 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (5.71%) Multicast
10 4 (5.71%) OSPF
10 4 (5.71%) SAN
10 4 (5.71%) Wireless
11 3 (4.29%) BIG-IP
11 3 (4.29%) DKIM
11 3 (4.29%) DMARC
11 3 (4.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.43%) DB2
2 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.43%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.43%) phpMyAdmin
2 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.71%) MSI
2 3 (4.29%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.86%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.86%) JUnit
3 2 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (1.43%) Ant
4 1 (1.43%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.43%) Gradle
4 1 (1.43%) gulp
4 1 (1.43%) jMock
4 1 (1.43%) Mockito
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.43%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 36 (51.43%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Banking
3 8 (11.43%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.71%) Retail
5 3 (4.29%) Publishing
6 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Legal
6 2 (2.86%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Advertising
7 1 (1.43%) Back Office
7 1 (1.43%) Billing
7 1 (1.43%) Front Office
7 1 (1.43%) Games
7 1 (1.43%) Law
7 1 (1.43%) Marketing
7 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (14.29%) Analyst
2 9 (12.86%) Developer
3 7 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 6 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.71%) Designer
6 4 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.71%) IT Support
6 4 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Salesforce Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.29%) Applications Packager
7 3 (4.29%) Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Network Deployment Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) React Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) Web Services
2 7 (10.00%) HTML
3 6 (8.57%) CSS
4 5 (7.14%) React
5 4 (5.71%) .NET
5 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.29%) .NET Core
6 3 (4.29%) HTML5
6 3 (4.29%) REST
6 3 (4.29%) RESTful
6 3 (4.29%) RFC 822
7 2 (2.86%) CSS3
7 2 (2.86%) LAMP
7 2 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.86%) Node.js
7 2 (2.86%) SOAP
7 2 (2.86%) XML
8 1 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.43%) jQuery
8 1 (1.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.14%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Eurex
3 4 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.29%) Digital Currency
4 3 (4.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.29%) e-Health
4 3 (4.29%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.29%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (4.29%) PKI
4 3 (4.29%) RIA
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.43%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.43%) Linux
3 8 (11.43%) Unix
4 7 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (5.71%) Android
6 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.43%) CentOS
8 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.43%) Solaris
8 1 (1.43%) SUSE
8 1 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (11.43%) SDLC
4 7 (10.00%) Change Management
4 7 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.57%) Network Design
5 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.57%) Web Development
6 5 (7.14%) Document Management
6 5 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 5 (7.14%) Information Management
6 5 (7.14%) Open Source
6 5 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (7.14%) Scrum
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) Java
2 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.14%) Python
5 3 (4.29%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.29%) C#
5 3 (4.29%) ES6
5 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.29%) Perl
5 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.29%) VBScript
6 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.86%) C
6 2 (2.86%) PHP
6 2 (2.86%) Ruby
6 2 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (1.43%) C++
7 1 (1.43%) Clojure
7 1 (1.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CCNP
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.29%) MBA
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.86%) CCIE
3 2 (2.86%) CCNA
3 2 (2.86%) CISSP
3 2 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.86%) MCSA
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) HND
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (4.29%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.71%) vSphere
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (4.29%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (4.29%) XenApp
6 2 (2.86%) Docker
6 2 (2.86%) Firmware
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (2.86%) Ansible
2 2 (2.86%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.86%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.43%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.43%) QRadar
3 1 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.43%) Terraform
3 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Cisco
3 8 (11.43%) Citrix
3 8 (11.43%) VMware
4 5 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.71%) 3PAR
5 4 (5.71%) Apple
5 4 (5.71%) F5
5 4 (5.71%) HP
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.71%) Reuters
6 2 (2.86%) Altiris
6 2 (2.86%) Arista
6 2 (2.86%) EMC
6 2 (2.86%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.86%) Juniper
6 2 (2.86%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.86%) Splunk
7 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL