Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 194 171
Rank change year-on-year +45 -23 -17
Contract jobs citing Internet 88 63 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.41% 0.90% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.88% 7.50% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 46
City of London median daily rate £500 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +7.24%
10th Percentile £306 £229 £150
90th Percentile £680 £625 £619
Central London median daily rate £500 £425 £488
% change year-on-year +17.65% -12.82% +3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
City of London median hourly rate £25.75 £17.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.14% -29.29% +30.26%
10th Percentile £15.63 £17.50 £12.80
90th Percentile £35.68 £17.50 £30.45
Central London median hourly rate £25.75 £17.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year +47.14% -29.29% +30.26%

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 683 840 716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.91% 12.01% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 660 542
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £207 £187 £198
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 22
City of London median hourly rate £20.75 £18.70 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.96% -4.73% +12.16%
10th Percentile £13.88 £13.00 £12.92
90th Percentile £44.80 £33.00 £29.98
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +12.30% - +3.89%

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 18 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 September 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 - 4 £450 -
Internet
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 27 (30.68%) Windows
1 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 22 (25.00%) AWS
3 21 (23.86%) Firewall
4 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 20 (22.73%) Office 365
5 19 (21.59%) SQL
6 18 (20.45%) Azure
7 17 (19.32%) DNS
7 17 (19.32%) Project Delivery
8 16 (18.18%) MPLS
8 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (18.18%) Google
9 15 (17.05%) Active Directory
9 15 (17.05%) VPN
10 13 (14.77%) Cisco
10 13 (14.77%) LAN
10 13 (14.77%) Migration
11 12 (13.64%) ITIL
11 12 (13.64%) DevOps
12 11 (12.50%) Linux
12 11 (12.50%) Java
12 11 (12.50%) WAN
13 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
13 10 (11.36%) Python
13 10 (11.36%) MySQL
13 10 (11.36%) IIS
13 10 (11.36%) Web Services
13 10 (11.36%) CCIE
13 10 (11.36%) Cisco Certification

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 10 (11.36%) IIS
2 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 7 (7.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (7.95%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.27%) CMS
6 1 (1.14%) Apache
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.14%) JBoss
6 1 (1.14%) SAS
6 1 (1.14%) SilverStripe
6 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) SPSS
3 1 (1.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (5.68%) SAP ERP
2 5 (5.68%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.14%) RMDS
3 1 (1.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.00%) AWS
2 20 (22.73%) Office 365
3 18 (20.45%) Azure
4 6 (6.82%) Datadog
4 6 (6.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (4.55%) GCP
6 2 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.27%) GitHub
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (1.14%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.14%) Route 53
7 1 (1.14%) SaaS
7 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.86%) Firewall
2 17 (19.32%) DNS
3 16 (18.18%) MPLS
4 15 (17.05%) VPN
5 13 (14.77%) LAN
6 11 (12.50%) WAN
7 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
8 9 (10.23%) BGP
8 9 (10.23%) OSPF
9 8 (9.09%) Ethernet
9 8 (9.09%) HTTP
9 8 (9.09%) IP Telephony
9 8 (9.09%) SMTP
9 8 (9.09%) Wireless
10 7 (7.95%) DHCP
11 6 (6.82%) Network Security
12 5 (5.68%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (5.68%) Extranet
12 5 (5.68%) VoIP
13 4 (4.55%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) MySQL
2 8 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.27%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) GIS
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.14%) Presto
6 1 (1.14%) Redis
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) JIRA
2 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.27%) GoCD
5 1 (1.14%) git-flow
5 1 (1.14%) gulp
5 1 (1.14%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (13.64%) Architect
2 9 (10.23%) Analyst
2 9 (10.23%) Network Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Administrator
4 7 (7.95%) Domino Administrator
4 7 (7.95%) Messaging Administrator
4 7 (7.95%) Migration Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Consultant
5 5 (5.68%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Hybris Architect
5 5 (5.68%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) SAP Architect
5 5 (5.68%) Security Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) Web Services
2 8 (9.09%) HTML
3 7 (7.95%) JSON
3 7 (7.95%) Spring
4 6 (6.82%) J2EE
4 6 (6.82%) XML
5 5 (5.68%) Middleware
6 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.41%) CSS
6 3 (3.41%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.27%) jQuery
8 1 (1.14%) CSS3
8 1 (1.14%) Google Maps API
8 1 (1.14%) Node.js
8 1 (1.14%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.14%) REST
8 1 (1.14%) RESTful
8 1 (1.14%) Sass
8 1 (1.14%) Symfony
8 1 (1.14%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.95%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (6.82%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.55%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.41%) Tandem
8 2 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.27%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.27%) iPad
8 2 (2.27%) iPhone
9 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.14%) Smart Home
9 1 (1.14%) Social Media
9 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.68%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Unix
3 8 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 6 (6.82%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.41%) Solaris
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) Android
6 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.27%) zOS
7 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Project Delivery
2 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.77%) Migration
4 12 (13.64%) DevOps
4 12 (13.64%) ITIL
5 10 (11.36%) Time Management
6 9 (10.23%) Open Source
6 9 (10.23%) Project Management
7 8 (9.09%) Email Migration
7 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 8 (9.09%) Server Building
8 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.95%) Network Design
8 7 (7.95%) OO
8 7 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.95%) User Stories
9 6 (6.82%) OOP
9 6 (6.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) SQL
2 11 (12.50%) Java
3 10 (11.36%) Python
3 10 (11.36%) Ruby
4 8 (9.09%) Perl
5 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) C
8 2 (2.27%) C#
8 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.14%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.14%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) Go
9 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.14%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.14%) R
9 1 (1.14%) Scala
9 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) CCIE
1 10 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.95%) Degree
3 6 (6.82%) CCNP
3 6 (6.82%) RHCE
4 5 (5.68%) CCDA
4 5 (5.68%) CCDP
4 5 (5.68%) CCNA
5 4 (4.55%) BC Cleared
5 4 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.27%) ACDT
6 2 (2.27%) ACHDS
6 2 (2.27%) ACTC
6 2 (2.27%) MCDST
6 2 (2.27%) MCP
6 2 (2.27%) MCSA
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) COBIT
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) NIST
2 1 (1.14%) PSD2
2 1 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SEPA
2 1 (1.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (17.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) Docker
3 2 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) SCCM
2 8 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.82%) Suricata
4 4 (4.55%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.41%) Terraform
6 2 (2.27%) Ansible
6 2 (2.27%) Grafana
7 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) Google
3 13 (14.77%) Cisco
4 8 (9.09%) Citrix
4 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.95%) Lotus
5 7 (7.95%) Splunk
6 6 (6.82%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.82%) Qualys
6 6 (6.82%) ServiceNow
7 5 (5.68%) hybris
7 5 (5.68%) SAP
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle
8 4 (4.55%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.41%) Apple
10 2 (2.27%) Dell
10 2 (2.27%) IBM
10 2 (2.27%) Juniper
10 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.27%) TIBCO