Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 167 147
Rank change year-on-year -14 -20 +20
Contract jobs citing Internet 77 84 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.08% 1.18% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 10.95% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 56 70
City of London median daily rate £400 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +1.06% +13.94%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £266
90th Percentile £590 £644 £588
Central London median daily rate £400 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -15.79% - +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £18.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.53% -5.25%
10th Percentile £18.10 £11.35 £16.66
90th Percentile £22.70 £28.40 £22.33
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year +10.00% -8.53% -5.25%

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 757 767 903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.67% 10.73% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 595 692
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £155 £210 £298
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 16
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +8.63%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £22.85 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.88 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.42% -13.16% +8.63%

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 17 December 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

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 17 December 2018. 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 - 3 £400 -
Internet
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 32 (41.56%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
3 22 (28.57%) Finance
4 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 20 (25.97%) ITIL
5 20 (25.97%) Cisco
6 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
8 15 (19.48%) iPhone
8 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
9 14 (18.18%) Citrix
9 14 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (18.18%) VMware
10 13 (16.88%) Service Management
10 13 (16.88%) Linux
11 12 (15.58%) Firewall
11 12 (15.58%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (15.58%) ITIL V3
12 11 (14.29%) Windows 8
12 11 (14.29%) User Experience
12 11 (14.29%) vCenter Server
12 11 (14.29%) QA
12 11 (14.29%) Wyse
12 11 (14.29%) HTML
13 10 (12.99%) Scrum
13 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (12.99%) Apple iOS
14 9 (11.69%) Docker

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 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) CMS
2 2 (2.60%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.30%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) nginx
3 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) GitHub
2 4 (5.19%) Office 365
2 4 (5.19%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) Firewall
2 9 (11.69%) WAN
3 8 (10.39%) Intranet
3 8 (10.39%) LAN
3 8 (10.39%) VPN
4 7 (9.09%) Wireless
5 6 (7.79%) BGP
5 6 (7.79%) HTTP
5 6 (7.79%) MPLS
5 6 (7.79%) OSPF
5 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (6.49%) Network Security
7 4 (5.19%) Junos
8 3 (3.90%) AMQP
8 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.90%) DMZ
8 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.90%) MQTT
8 3 (3.90%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) Maven
3 4 (5.19%) Selenium
3 4 (5.19%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.19%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.90%) GoogleTest
4 3 (3.90%) Gradle
4 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.60%) jMock
5 2 (2.60%) JUnit
5 2 (2.60%) Mockito
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Appium
6 1 (1.30%) GitLab
6 1 (1.30%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Banking
3 5 (6.49%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.90%) Billing
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Law
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Service Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) IT Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) IT Support
6 7 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Designer
8 4 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.19%) Mobile Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Support
8 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.90%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) HTML
2 8 (10.39%) CSS
2 8 (10.39%) React
2 8 (10.39%) RESTful
3 7 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 7 (9.09%) JSON
3 7 (9.09%) React Native
3 7 (9.09%) Web Services
4 6 (7.79%) XML
5 4 (5.19%) Kafka
5 4 (5.19%) Redux
5 4 (5.19%) RxJS
6 3 (3.90%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.90%) HTML5
6 3 (3.90%) Swagger
6 3 (3.90%) XMPP
7 2 (2.60%) .NET
7 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.60%) Sass
7 2 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) iPhone
2 12 (15.58%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (14.29%) User Experience
4 7 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.79%) Internet of Things
5 6 (7.79%) Online Banking
6 5 (6.49%) iPad
6 5 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.19%) Handset
7 4 (5.19%) RIA
7 4 (5.19%) Virtual Team
8 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.30%) Anti-Piracy
10 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.30%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.56%) Windows
2 21 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 13 (16.88%) Linux
4 11 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 10 (12.99%) Apple iOS
6 9 (11.69%) Unix
7 8 (10.39%) Windows 10
7 8 (10.39%) Windows Server
8 5 (6.49%) Android
9 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) ITIL
2 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.88%) Service Management
4 12 (15.58%) ITIL V3
5 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.99%) Scrum
6 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.39%) Front End Development
7 8 (10.39%) High Availability
7 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
7 8 (10.39%) Wireframes
8 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.49%) Migration
8 5 (6.49%) Open Source
8 5 (6.49%) Web Development
9 4 (5.19%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (5.19%) Kanban
9 4 (5.19%) OO
9 4 (5.19%) TDD
9 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
2 9 (11.69%) Java
2 9 (11.69%) Python
3 6 (7.79%) ES6
4 4 (5.19%) ES7
4 4 (5.19%) TypeScript
5 3 (3.90%) C
5 3 (3.90%) C++
5 3 (3.90%) Perl
5 3 (3.90%) Scala
6 2 (2.60%) C#
6 2 (2.60%) Clojure
6 2 (2.60%) Groovy
6 2 (2.60%) Kotlin
6 2 (2.60%) Ruby
6 2 (2.60%) SQL
7 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.30%) Go
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.79%) CCNA
2 6 (7.79%) CCNP
3 5 (6.49%) MCSE
4 4 (5.19%) Degree
4 4 (5.19%) MCP
5 3 (3.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.60%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (2.60%) CCIE
6 2 (2.60%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (2.60%) CISSP
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) CCDA
7 1 (1.30%) CCDP
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
3 2 (2.60%) WCAG
4 1 (1.30%) GDPR
4 1 (1.30%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.69%) Docker
4 2 (2.60%) Firmware
4 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.30%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.30%) vSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) vCenter Server
2 8 (10.39%) SCCM
3 7 (9.09%) Ansible
3 7 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.60%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.30%) collectd
5 1 (1.30%) Fluentd
5 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.30%) Packer
5 1 (1.30%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.30%) Puppet
5 1 (1.30%) Rancher
5 1 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.30%) StatsD
5 1 (1.30%) Terraform
5 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.97%) Cisco
3 14 (18.18%) Citrix
3 14 (18.18%) VMware
4 11 (14.29%) Wyse
5 7 (9.09%) Apple
6 6 (7.79%) Adobe
7 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.19%) Juniper
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle
9 3 (3.90%) Bloomberg
9 3 (3.90%) Google
9 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.90%) Symantec
10 2 (2.60%) Aruba
10 2 (2.60%) Avaya
10 2 (2.60%) Charles River
10 2 (2.60%) FactSet
10 2 (2.60%) NetApp
10 2 (2.60%) Palo Alto