Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 130 121
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9 +14
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 134 129 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.90% 1.81% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.02% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 95 107
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £409 £381
90th Percentile £675 £660 £618
Central London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.10% -0.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 6,128 6,374 5,911
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.76% 89.25% 88.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,882 5,057 4,722
City of London median daily rate £505 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.32% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 59 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.34 £12.15
90th Percentile £33.38 £30.90 £49.08
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -
Moorgate - 1 - -
Mentoring
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 72 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.12%) Finance
3 32 (23.88%) Java
4 30 (22.39%) Python
5 28 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (19.40%) TDD
7 24 (17.91%) AngularJS
8 23 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (16.42%) Coaching
10 21 (15.67%) CSS
11 20 (14.93%) JavaScript
11 20 (14.93%) Project Management
11 20 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (14.93%) DevOps
11 20 (14.93%) Git (software)
12 19 (14.18%) BDD
12 19 (14.18%) SQL
13 18 (13.43%) Banking
14 17 (12.69%) E-Commerce
14 17 (12.69%) Kubernetes
15 16 (11.94%) Docker
15 16 (11.94%) Scala
15 16 (11.94%) Test Automation
15 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (11.94%) Jenkins
15 16 (11.94%) HTML
16 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
16 15 (11.19%) OOP
16 15 (11.19%) QA
16 15 (11.19%) Blog

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 (7.46%) Ethereum
2 9 (6.72%) Hyperledger
3 3 (2.24%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.24%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.75%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.75%) Drupal
5 1 (0.75%) Gunicorn
5 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.75%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (6.72%) R3 Corda
3 3 (2.24%) SAP GTS
4 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.75%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.99%) IaaS
4 3 (2.24%) GitHub
4 3 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.24%) Runscope
4 3 (2.24%) SaaS
5 2 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.49%) Office 365
5 2 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.24%) Wireless
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.75%) IPFS
2 1 (0.75%) LAN
2 1 (0.75%) RIP
2 1 (0.75%) VoIP
2 1 (0.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) Blockchain
3 9 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.97%) Big Data
5 7 (5.22%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.22%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.73%) Power BI
6 5 (3.73%) Sqoop
7 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.24%) HBase
8 3 (2.24%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.49%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.49%) OLTP
9 2 (1.49%) Redis
9 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.94%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.70%) Gradle
3 13 (9.70%) Maven
4 9 (6.72%) JIRA
4 9 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (5.22%) Selenium
6 6 (4.48%) MSBuild
7 5 (3.73%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.73%) JUnit
7 5 (3.73%) Protractor
8 4 (2.99%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.99%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.24%) Mockito
9 3 (2.24%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.75%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.75%) Appium
10 1 (0.75%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.75%) RSpec
10 1 (0.75%) UI Automator
General
1 35 (26.12%) Finance
2 18 (13.43%) Banking
3 6 (4.48%) Retail
4 4 (2.99%) Digital Economy
4 4 (2.99%) Legal
5 3 (2.24%) Back Office
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Automotive
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.75%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (34.33%) Developer
2 15 (11.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (9.70%) Consultant
3 13 (9.70%) Java Developer
3 13 (9.70%) Java Engineer
4 12 (8.96%) Lead Developer
5 11 (8.21%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (6.72%) Blockchain Consultant
8 6 (4.48%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (3.73%) Data Scientist
9 5 (3.73%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Desktop Support
9 5 (3.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.91%) AngularJS
2 21 (15.67%) CSS
3 16 (11.94%) HTML
4 14 (10.45%) .NET
5 13 (9.70%) Sass
6 10 (7.46%) HTML5
6 10 (7.46%) LESS
7 9 (6.72%) WCF
7 9 (6.72%) Web Services
8 8 (5.97%) CSS3
8 8 (5.97%) REST
8 8 (5.97%) RESTful
8 8 (5.97%) Spring
9 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.48%) jQuery
9 6 (4.48%) Kafka
9 6 (4.48%) Spring Boot
10 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.73%) Node.js
10 5 (3.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.19%) Blog
3 14 (10.45%) Fintech
3 14 (10.45%) User Experience
4 13 (9.70%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.70%) Data Structures
5 11 (8.21%) Bitcoin
5 11 (8.21%) iPad
6 8 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.99%) Tandem
8 3 (2.24%) Equities
8 3 (2.24%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.24%) Podcast
8 3 (2.24%) Replication
8 3 (2.24%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.21%) Windows
2 4 (2.99%) Android
2 4 (2.99%) Mac OS X
2 4 (2.99%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.24%) Linux
3 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X Server
4 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (19.40%) TDD
4 23 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (16.42%) Coaching
6 20 (14.93%) DevOps
6 20 (14.93%) Project Management
7 19 (14.18%) BDD
8 17 (12.69%) E-Commerce
9 16 (11.94%) Test Automation
10 15 (11.19%) OOP
11 13 (9.70%) OO
12 12 (8.96%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (8.96%) Open Source
13 11 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.21%) Microservices
13 11 (8.21%) Use Case
14 10 (7.46%) Front End Development
15 9 (6.72%) Value Proposition
15 9 (6.72%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.88%) Java
2 30 (22.39%) Python
3 20 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.18%) SQL
5 16 (11.94%) Scala
6 14 (10.45%) C#
7 11 (8.21%) Groovy
7 11 (8.21%) Solidity
8 10 (7.46%) TypeScript
9 8 (5.97%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.48%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.73%) Java 8
11 5 (3.73%) Kotlin
11 5 (3.73%) Ruby
12 4 (2.99%) C
12 4 (2.99%) Go
13 3 (2.24%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.24%) C++
13 3 (2.24%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.45%) Degree
2 10 (7.46%) Master's Degree
3 9 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.99%) ACSP
4 4 (2.99%) ACTC
4 4 (2.99%) PhD
5 3 (2.24%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.24%) PMP
6 2 (1.49%) APMG
6 2 (1.49%) MCITP
6 2 (1.49%) MCP
6 2 (1.49%) MCTS
6 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.19%) QA
2 6 (4.48%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.73%) PMO
4 4 (2.99%) SLA
5 2 (1.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.75%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (11.94%) Docker
2 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.24%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.49%) HDFS
4 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (12.69%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.73%) Terraform
3 3 (2.24%) Grafana
3 3 (2.24%) Graphite
3 3 (2.24%) Packer
3 3 (2.24%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.49%) HP ALM
4 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.49%) Oozie
5 1 (0.75%) Ansible
5 1 (0.75%) Consul
5 1 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.48%) Tableau
3 4 (2.99%) Apple
3 4 (2.99%) GoldenSource
3 4 (2.99%) Hortonworks
3 4 (2.99%) SAP
4 3 (2.24%) Dynatrace
4 3 (2.24%) Ivanti
4 3 (2.24%) Oracle
5 2 (1.49%) Cisco
5 2 (1.49%) Google
5 2 (1.49%) HP
5 2 (1.49%) Informatica
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe
6 1 (0.75%) Kony
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat