Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 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.

Mentorship
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 132 115
Rank change year-on-year +29 -17 +17
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 172 133 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.52% 1.86% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 2.10% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 89 95
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £385 £413 £413
90th Percentile £675 £725 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £17.75 - £22.34
10th Percentile £11.70 - £21.67
90th Percentile £25.80 - £23.00
Central London median hourly rate £17.75 - £22.34

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 6,013 6,343 5,439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.15% 88.81% 88.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,701 5,058 4,325
City of London median daily rate £515 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 70 51
City of London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.78% -1.20%
10th Percentile £12.95 £11.60 £13.50
90th Percentile £37.09 £37.38 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £21.07 £20.50 £19.46
% change year-on-year +2.79% +5.34% -6.22%

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 15 February 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 February 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
London Bridge - 16 £525 -
Moorgate - 3 - -
Mentoring
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 117 (68.02%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (33.72%) Coaching
3 56 (32.56%) Finance
4 54 (31.40%) Python
5 46 (26.74%) Java
6 32 (18.60%) DevOps
6 32 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (18.02%) Banking
8 30 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (16.86%) Amazon AWS
9 29 (16.86%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (15.70%) TDD
10 27 (15.70%) E-Commerce
11 26 (15.12%) SQL
12 25 (14.53%) Project Management
12 25 (14.53%) Docker
13 24 (13.95%) Jenkins
14 23 (13.37%) Open Source
14 23 (13.37%) Kubernetes
14 23 (13.37%) Data Science
15 22 (12.79%) Microservices
15 22 (12.79%) Scala
15 22 (12.79%) Maven
16 21 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (11.63%) Groovy
17 20 (11.63%) iPad
17 20 (11.63%) Gradle
17 20 (11.63%) AngularJS
17 20 (11.63%) JavaScript
18 19 (11.05%) CSS

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 17 (9.88%) Apache Spark
2 16 (9.30%) Apache
2 16 (9.30%) Apache Airflow
3 6 (3.49%) Gunicorn
3 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.16%) CMS
6 2 (1.16%) Confluence
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.58%) SAS
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (6.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.58%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.58%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (16.86%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (9.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (4.07%) Office 365
5 3 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.74%) Azure Functions
5 3 (1.74%) Serverless
6 2 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.58%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.58%) GitHub
7 1 (0.58%) IaaS
7 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.58%) PaaS
7 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.33%) LAN
1 4 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.33%) Wireless
2 2 (1.16%) DHCP
2 2 (1.16%) DNS
2 2 (1.16%) HTTP
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
2 2 (1.16%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.16%) MPLS
2 2 (1.16%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.16%) Network Security
2 2 (1.16%) WAN
2 2 (1.16%) WebEx
3 1 (0.58%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.05%) Big Data
2 16 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.49%) Power BI
5 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.74%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.74%) Data Mart
7 3 (1.74%) MySQL
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.58%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.58%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 24 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 22 (12.79%) Maven
3 20 (11.63%) Gradle
4 17 (9.88%) JIRA
5 13 (7.56%) Selenium
6 11 (6.40%) Git (software)
7 7 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.49%) Gatling
8 6 (3.49%) Robot Framework
9 5 (2.91%) Protractor
10 4 (2.33%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.74%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.74%) JIRA Agile
11 3 (1.74%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.16%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.58%) NeoLoad
13 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.58%) VersionOne
13 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 56 (32.56%) Finance
2 31 (18.02%) Banking
3 4 (2.33%) Back Office
3 4 (2.33%) Legal
3 4 (2.33%) Retail
4 3 (1.74%) Digital Economy
5 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Marketing
5 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Front Office
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (26.16%) Developer
2 22 (12.79%) Java Engineer
3 21 (12.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (11.63%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 18 (10.47%) Python Engineer
6 16 (9.30%) Big Data Engineer
6 16 (9.30%) Data Engineer
7 15 (8.72%) Architect
8 11 (6.40%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.23%) Agile Coach
9 9 (5.23%) Analyst
10 7 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.07%) Report Analyst
10 7 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (3.49%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.49%) Software Developer
12 5 (2.91%) Angular Developer
12 5 (2.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (2.91%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.63%) AngularJS
2 19 (11.05%) CSS
3 18 (10.47%) HTML
4 16 (9.30%) PySpark
5 14 (8.14%) .NET
6 11 (6.40%) Node.js
6 11 (6.40%) RESTful
7 8 (4.65%) ASP.NET
7 8 (4.65%) React
7 8 (4.65%) Sass
8 7 (4.07%) REST
9 6 (3.49%) Celery
9 6 (3.49%) Django
9 6 (3.49%) Enzyme
9 6 (3.49%) Flask
9 6 (3.49%) Jest
9 6 (3.49%) pytest
9 6 (3.49%) Spring
9 6 (3.49%) SQLAlchemy
9 6 (3.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.63%) iPad
2 12 (6.98%) User Experience
3 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.81%) Tandem
5 8 (4.65%) Data Structures
5 8 (4.65%) Equities
5 8 (4.65%) Fixed Income
5 8 (4.65%) Podcast
6 7 (4.07%) Blog
7 4 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.33%) Fintech
7 4 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.16%) Clustering
8 2 (1.16%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.16%) Life Science
8 2 (1.16%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.40%) Windows
2 4 (2.33%) Linux
2 4 (2.33%) Mac OS X
2 4 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.16%) Android
3 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (68.02%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (33.72%) Coaching
3 32 (18.60%) DevOps
4 30 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (16.86%) Continuous Delivery
6 27 (15.70%) E-Commerce
6 27 (15.70%) TDD
7 25 (14.53%) Project Management
8 23 (13.37%) Data Science
8 23 (13.37%) Open Source
9 22 (12.79%) Microservices
10 21 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (11.05%) Test Automation
12 18 (10.47%) BDD
12 18 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (9.88%) Data Engineering
14 16 (9.30%) Data Cleansing
15 15 (8.72%) Scrum
16 14 (8.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 14 (8.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 54 (31.40%) Python
2 46 (26.74%) Java
3 26 (15.12%) SQL
4 22 (12.79%) Scala
5 20 (11.63%) Groovy
5 20 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.40%) C#
7 7 (4.07%) Ruby
8 6 (3.49%) ES6
8 6 (3.49%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.91%) Java 8
9 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.91%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.33%) VBA
11 3 (1.74%) Go
12 2 (1.16%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.16%) Perl
12 2 (1.16%) PHP
12 2 (1.16%) R
13 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (5.81%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) ACSP
2 4 (2.33%) ACTC
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.74%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.74%) PMP
3 3 (1.74%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) APMG
4 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.58%) MCITP
5 1 (0.58%) MCP
5 1 (0.58%) MCTS
5 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.72%) QA
2 6 (3.49%) PMO
3 2 (1.16%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.58%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (14.53%) Docker
2 5 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (13.37%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.33%) Ansible
2 4 (2.33%) Terraform
3 2 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.16%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.16%) Puppet
3 2 (1.16%) vMotion
4 1 (0.58%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.58%) Kibana
4 1 (0.58%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.88%) Google
3 9 (5.23%) GoldenSource
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle
4 4 (2.33%) Apple
4 4 (2.33%) Cisco
4 4 (2.33%) SAP
4 4 (2.33%) Tableau
5 3 (1.74%) HP
5 3 (1.74%) Splunk
6 2 (1.16%) Adobe
6 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.16%) Citrix
6 2 (1.16%) Dell
6 2 (1.16%) EMC
6 2 (1.16%) Guidewire
6 2 (1.16%) hybris
6 2 (1.16%) Ivanti
6 2 (1.16%) Meraki
6 2 (1.16%) VMware