Period
to 21 September 2020

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 September 2020 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 155 194
Rank change year-on-year +65 +39 -15
Contract jobs citing Internet 25 81 67
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.42% 1.31% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.96% 12.00% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 51 54
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -16.05%
10th Percentile £397 £280 £206
90th Percentile £581 £681 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £25.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.63% +37.33% -1.72%
10th Percentile £36.75 £15.63 £17.65
90th Percentile £38.25 £35.68 £20.65
Central London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +45.63% +37.33% -1.72%

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 228 675 833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.98% 10.89% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 514 655
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £208 £182
90th Percentile £638 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 30
Median hourly rate £37.63 £20.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.33% +10.96% +3.31%
10th Percentile £28.75 £13.88 £12.75
90th Percentile £59.13 £44.80 £33.00
Median hourly rate £37.75 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +79.76% +12.30% +3.31%

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 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020, 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 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (28.00%) AWS
4 6 (24.00%) Information Security
4 6 (24.00%) DevOps
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Unix
5 5 (20.00%) Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Ruby
6 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.00%) CISSP
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) Wireless
7 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) GIAC
7 3 (12.00%) Intranet
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) CISA
7 3 (12.00%) CISM
7 3 (12.00%) Firewall
7 3 (12.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) MySQL
7 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
7 3 (12.00%) Open Source

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 3 (12.00%) Confluence
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Azure
2 3 (12.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) NuGet
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.00%) GCP
4 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Wireless
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) Intranet
2 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.00%) 2G
3 2 (8.00%) 3G
3 2 (8.00%) 4G
3 2 (8.00%) SNMP
3 2 (8.00%) SSH
4 1 (4.00%) 5G
4 1 (4.00%) DMZ
4 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (12.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (12.00%) FishEye
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (12.00%) Developer
1 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (12.00%) Site Engineer
1 3 (12.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Administrator
2 2 (8.00%) Architect
2 2 (8.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (8.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Kafka
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) Memcached
2 1 (4.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (4.00%) Symfony
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) CCTV
3 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (12.00%) Open Source
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Remediation Plan
3 3 (12.00%) Requirements Gathering
3 3 (12.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (8.00%) Microservices
4 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (8.00%) SIEM
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Ruby
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Java 8
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Groovy
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) PHP 7
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.00%) CISA
2 3 (12.00%) CISM
2 3 (12.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (12.00%) GIAC
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (8.00%) Squid
4 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) EnCase
1 3 (12.00%) FTK
1 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.00%) MaaS360
3 1 (4.00%) Rundeck
3 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (12.00%) Cellebrite
3 2 (8.00%) FireEye
3 2 (8.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (4.00%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.00%) Qualys
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase