Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 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
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 64 109 91
Rank change year-on-year +45 -18 +17
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 88 52 180
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.25% 1.50% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 1.72% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 141
10th Percentile £468 £331 £413
25th Percentile £503 £416 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £548 £525
Median % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -
75th Percentile £644 £627 £550
90th Percentile £677 £786 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £535 £525
% change year-on-year -1.87% +1.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.10 £10.50
Median % change year-on-year - +53.31% -
Central London median hourly rate - £16.10 £40.25
% change year-on-year - -60.01% -

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 2,456 3,024 5,864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.83% 86.97% 89.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,796 2,249 4,551
10th Percentile £338 £331 £325
25th Percentile £431 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £518 £525
Median % change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% +3.96%
75th Percentile £625 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 52 51
10th Percentile £9.05 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.28 £14.28 £13.62
Median hourly rate £20.48 £24.06 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -14.90% +20.30% +6.95%
75th Percentile £28.94 £38.88 £37.50
90th Percentile £41.28 £52.25 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.08% +20.60% +1.27%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mentoring as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mentoring in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Mentoring in the City of London

Mentoring
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mentoring in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Mentoring in the City of London

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mentoring in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Mentoring in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 56 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.27%) Social Skills
3 41 (46.59%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 39 (44.32%) DevOps
5 38 (43.18%) Analytics
6 36 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 35 (39.77%) Azure
7 35 (39.77%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (36.36%) Software Engineering
9 30 (34.09%) C#
9 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
9 30 (34.09%) QA
9 30 (34.09%) AngularJS
10 29 (32.95%) TypeScript
10 29 (32.95%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (32.95%) Microsoft
10 29 (32.95%) TDD
10 29 (32.95%) Finance
10 29 (32.95%) React
11 28 (31.82%) .NET
12 27 (30.68%) SQL Server
12 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET
12 27 (30.68%) PowerShell
12 27 (30.68%) Power BI
12 27 (30.68%) Power Platform
13 26 (29.55%) Greenfield Project
13 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET Core
13 26 (29.55%) Octopus Deploy
13 26 (29.55%) Azure Active Directory
13 26 (29.55%) SharePoint

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 26 (29.55%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.09%) Jupyter
3 3 (3.41%) Confluence
4 2 (2.27%) Apache
4 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.14%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Mule
5 1 (1.14%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Q-Pulse
2 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (39.77%) Azure
2 27 (30.68%) Power Platform
3 26 (29.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (7.95%) AWS
5 3 (3.41%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (3.41%) GCP
5 3 (3.41%) GitHub
5 3 (3.41%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.41%) Serverless
6 2 (2.27%) Slack
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.14%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.14%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (1.14%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.14%) SaaS
7 1 (1.14%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) 3G
1 1 (1.14%) 4G
1 1 (1.14%) 5G
1 1 (1.14%) BGP
1 1 (1.14%) MPLS
1 1 (1.14%) Multicast
1 1 (1.14%) OSPF
1 1 (1.14%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) Power BI
1 27 (30.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (9.09%) QlikView
4 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.27%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.14%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.82%) Selenium
4 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.41%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.41%) CircleCI
5 3 (3.41%) JIRA
5 3 (3.41%) Snyk
5 3 (3.41%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.27%) Babel
6 2 (2.27%) JUnit
6 2 (2.27%) Maven
6 2 (2.27%) Mockito
6 2 (2.27%) webpack
7 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.14%) Mocha
7 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (52.27%) Social Skills
2 29 (32.95%) Finance
3 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.23%) Influencing Skills
3 9 (10.23%) Marketing
4 8 (9.09%) Presentation Skills
5 5 (5.68%) Banking
6 4 (4.55%) Front Office
7 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.14%) Public Sector
9 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Technical Leader
2 15 (17.05%) Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Data Scientist
5 8 (9.09%) Digital Architect
5 8 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Data Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Principal Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Scrum Master
8 3 (3.41%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (2.27%) React Developer
9 2 (2.27%) Social Media Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) AngularJS
2 29 (32.95%) React
3 28 (31.82%) .NET
4 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET
5 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET Core
6 8 (9.09%) D3.js
6 8 (9.09%) Shiny
7 7 (7.95%) Spring
8 5 (5.68%) Node.js
9 4 (4.55%) GraphQL
10 3 (3.41%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (3.41%) Kafka
11 2 (2.27%) Apache NiFi
11 2 (2.27%) koa
11 2 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.27%) React Native
11 2 (2.27%) RESTful
12 1 (1.14%) CSS3
12 1 (1.14%) HTML5
12 1 (1.14%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.55%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (11.36%) Social Media
3 8 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.41%) Equities
4 3 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.27%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (2.27%) User Experience
5 2 (2.27%) W3C
6 1 (1.14%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Linux
1 3 (3.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (46.59%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 39 (44.32%) DevOps
4 38 (43.18%) Analytics
5 36 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 35 (39.77%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (36.36%) Software Engineering
8 29 (32.95%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (32.95%) TDD
9 23 (26.14%) Coaching
10 15 (17.05%) Microservices
10 15 (17.05%) Scrum
11 13 (14.77%) Competitor Analysis
11 13 (14.77%) Information Security
11 13 (14.77%) Project Roadmap
12 12 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (12.50%) Data Analysis
14 10 (11.36%) Mathematics
15 9 (10.23%) Decision-Making
15 9 (10.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) C#
1 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
2 29 (32.95%) TypeScript
3 27 (30.68%) PowerShell
4 13 (14.77%) SQL
5 12 (13.64%) Java
6 11 (12.50%) Python
7 8 (9.09%) R
7 8 (9.09%) VBA
8 3 (3.41%) PHP
8 3 (3.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.27%) Java 8
9 2 (2.27%) VB
10 1 (1.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.14%) ES6
10 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.14%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.14%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (34.09%) QA
2 8 (9.09%) GDPR
2 8 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.41%) Ansible
2 3 (3.41%) HP Fortify
2 3 (3.41%) Terraform
3 1 (1.14%) Grafana
3 1 (1.14%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 29 (32.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) Alteryx
2 8 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.27%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.27%) Google
3 2 (2.27%) Splunk
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe
4 1 (1.14%) ADVA
4 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco
4 1 (1.14%) Databricks
4 1 (1.14%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.14%) Facebook
4 1 (1.14%) Huawei
4 1 (1.14%) Juniper
4 1 (1.14%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.14%) Nokia
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.14%) Remedy