Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 20 September 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.

Mentorship
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 113 113
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +28
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 151 140 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.16% 2.06% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.32% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 107 115
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £355 £416 £378
90th Percentile £675 £638 £583
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £19.00

Mentoring is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,044 6,037 5,991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.48% 88.96% 87.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,818 4,715 4,836
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £681 £675 £656
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 57 50
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.05 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.80% -5.75% -

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the City of London

Mentoring
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 Mentoring in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in the City of London

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in the City of London

Mentoring
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 Mentoring in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in the City of London

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
London Bridge - 2 £575 -
Mentoring
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 73 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.49%) Finance
3 32 (21.19%) Java
4 29 (19.21%) AngularJS
5 28 (18.54%) TDD
5 28 (18.54%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (17.22%) Python
7 25 (16.56%) Coaching
7 25 (16.56%) Git (software)
8 24 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (14.57%) JavaScript
10 21 (13.91%) DevOps
11 20 (13.25%) SQL
11 20 (13.25%) CSS
11 20 (13.25%) Banking
12 19 (12.58%) .NET
12 19 (12.58%) Project Management
13 18 (11.92%) C#
13 18 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (11.92%) BDD
14 17 (11.26%) Degree
15 16 (10.60%) JIRA
15 16 (10.60%) QA
15 16 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (10.60%) HTML
15 16 (10.60%) OOP
16 15 (9.93%) Blog
16 15 (9.93%) Computer Science

Mentoring
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 (6.62%) Ethereum
2 9 (5.96%) Hyperledger
3 7 (4.64%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.99%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.66%) Apache
7 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.66%) Confluence
7 1 (0.66%) Drupal
7 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.66%) IIS
7 1 (0.66%) Jetty
7 1 (0.66%) Mongrel
7 1 (0.66%) nginx
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.66%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.66%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (7.28%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (5.96%) R3 Corda
3 2 (1.32%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.66%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.66%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.66%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.66%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.66%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.65%) IaaS
5 3 (1.99%) GitHub
5 3 (1.99%) Runscope
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.32%) SaaS
7 1 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) Office 365
7 1 (0.66%) PaaS
7 1 (0.66%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.66%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.99%) DNS
2 2 (1.32%) SMS
2 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.32%) Wireless
3 1 (0.66%) DHCP
3 1 (0.66%) Firewall
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) Internet
3 1 (0.66%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.66%) IPFS
3 1 (0.66%) LAN
3 1 (0.66%) MPLS
3 1 (0.66%) NAS
3 1 (0.66%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.66%) SAN
3 1 (0.66%) VoIP
3 1 (0.66%) VPN
3 1 (0.66%) VSAN
3 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.95%) Hadoop
3 11 (7.28%) Blockchain
3 11 (7.28%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (6.62%) Big Data
5 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.64%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.31%) Power BI
7 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.31%) Sqoop
8 4 (2.65%) Redis
8 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.99%) HBase
9 3 (1.99%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.32%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (16.56%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.60%) JIRA
3 14 (9.27%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.28%) Gradle
5 9 (5.96%) Maven
6 8 (5.30%) Selenium
7 7 (4.64%) MSBuild
7 7 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.97%) JIRA Agile
9 5 (3.31%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.31%) JUnit
10 4 (2.65%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.65%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.99%) Mockito
11 3 (1.99%) Protractor
12 2 (1.32%) ERwin
12 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.66%) Ant
13 1 (0.66%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 40 (26.49%) Finance
2 20 (13.25%) Banking
3 13 (8.61%) Retail
4 4 (2.65%) Automotive
4 4 (2.65%) Back Office
4 4 (2.65%) Digital Economy
5 3 (1.99%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Games
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Law
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 53 (35.10%) Developer
2 17 (11.26%) Consultant
3 13 (8.61%) Java Developer
4 12 (7.95%) Lead Developer
4 12 (7.95%) Technical Leader
5 11 (7.28%) Architect
5 11 (7.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (7.28%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (5.96%) Blockchain Consultant
8 8 (5.30%) Angular Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Java Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.97%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.97%) Scrum Master
10 6 (3.97%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.31%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (3.31%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.21%) AngularJS
2 20 (13.25%) CSS
3 19 (12.58%) .NET
4 16 (10.60%) HTML
5 13 (8.61%) Sass
6 12 (7.95%) ASP.NET
7 11 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (7.28%) HTML5
7 11 (7.28%) WCF
8 10 (6.62%) LESS
8 10 (6.62%) RESTful
9 9 (5.96%) Kafka
9 9 (5.96%) Web Services
10 8 (5.30%) CSS3
10 8 (5.30%) REST
10 8 (5.30%) Spring
11 7 (4.64%) Node.js
12 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (3.97%) jQuery
12 6 (3.97%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.93%) Blog
2 15 (9.93%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.27%) User Experience
4 13 (8.61%) Data Structures
4 13 (8.61%) Fintech
5 11 (7.28%) Bitcoin
6 10 (6.62%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (4.64%) iPad
8 6 (3.97%) Algorithms
9 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
9 5 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.65%) Replication
11 3 (1.99%) Video on Demand
12 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.32%) Online Games
12 2 (1.32%) Tandem
12 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.28%) Windows
2 5 (3.31%) Android
3 4 (2.65%) Linux
3 4 (2.65%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.99%) Unix
4 3 (1.99%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (0.66%) Debian
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.54%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (18.54%) TDD
3 25 (16.56%) Coaching
4 21 (13.91%) DevOps
5 19 (12.58%) Project Management
6 18 (11.92%) BDD
6 18 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.60%) OOP
7 16 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (9.93%) Test Automation
9 14 (9.27%) MVC
10 13 (8.61%) OO
11 12 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (7.95%) Microservices
12 11 (7.28%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (7.28%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.28%) Use Case
13 10 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (6.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.19%) Java
2 26 (17.22%) Python
3 22 (14.57%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.25%) SQL
5 18 (11.92%) C#
6 14 (9.27%) Scala
7 11 (7.28%) Solidity
7 11 (7.28%) TypeScript
8 10 (6.62%) Kotlin
9 9 (5.96%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.30%) T-SQL
11 7 (4.64%) Ruby
12 6 (3.97%) Groovy
13 5 (3.31%) Go
13 5 (3.31%) Java 8
14 4 (2.65%) C
15 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.99%) C++
15 3 (1.99%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.99%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
2 10 (6.62%) Master's Degree
3 9 (5.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.65%) PhD
5 2 (1.32%) ACSP
5 2 (1.32%) ACTC
5 2 (1.32%) MCITP
5 2 (1.32%) MCP
5 2 (1.32%) MCTS
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.66%) CCNA
6 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.66%) PMP
6 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.60%) QA
2 7 (4.64%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.97%) SLA
4 5 (3.31%) GCP
5 3 (1.99%) PMO
6 1 (0.66%) GDPR
6 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (9.27%) Docker
2 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.99%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) HDFS
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.66%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.66%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) Xen
4 1 (0.66%) XenApp
4 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.95%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.64%) Terraform
3 4 (2.65%) Ansible
3 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.65%) Puppet
4 3 (1.99%) Grafana
4 3 (1.99%) Graphite
4 3 (1.99%) Packer
4 3 (1.99%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.32%) Oozie
6 1 (0.66%) Consul
6 1 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.66%) Graylog
6 1 (0.66%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.66%) Kibana
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.66%) Nagios
6 1 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (8.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.97%) Google
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle
3 5 (3.31%) SAP
4 3 (1.99%) Dynatrace
4 3 (1.99%) Hortonworks
4 3 (1.99%) Ivanti
4 3 (1.99%) Tableau
4 3 (1.99%) VMware
5 2 (1.32%) Apple
5 2 (1.32%) CA
5 2 (1.32%) Cisco
5 2 (1.32%) Citrix
5 2 (1.32%) IBM
5 2 (1.32%) Informatica
5 2 (1.32%) Splunk
6 1 (0.66%) HP
6 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.66%) Temenos
6 1 (0.66%) Wyse