Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 115 127
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12 +11
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 123 131 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.72% 2.02% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.30% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 100 116
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £406 £386 £336
90th Percentile £725 £626 £663
Central London median daily rate £516 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +3.15% - +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £9.52
Central London median hourly rate - - £14.26

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 6318 5694 7036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.41% 87.73% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5043 4513 5612
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 53 65
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.30 £13.75 £12.35
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.00 £43.90
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year +5.26% -8.43% +16.52%

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 17 December 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 79 (64.23%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (38.21%) Coaching
3 32 (26.02%) Finance
4 31 (25.20%) Java
5 27 (21.95%) SQL
6 26 (21.14%) Test Automation
7 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
7 24 (19.51%) C#
7 24 (19.51%) Scrum
8 23 (18.70%) TDD
9 22 (17.89%) Selenium
9 22 (17.89%) MVC
9 22 (17.89%) BDD
9 22 (17.89%) DevOps
10 21 (17.07%) .NET
11 19 (15.45%) Kanban
11 19 (15.45%) AngularJS
12 17 (13.82%) JIRA
13 16 (13.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
13 16 (13.01%) User Experience
14 15 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (12.20%) Banking
14 15 (12.20%) QA
14 15 (12.20%) HTML
14 15 (12.20%) SOA
15 14 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
16 13 (10.57%) CSS
16 13 (10.57%) HTML5

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 7 (5.69%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.25%) Confluence
3 3 (2.44%) Apache
3 3 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.63%) Mule
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) JBoss
5 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.25%) IaaS
3 4 (3.25%) PaaS
4 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.44%) Office 365
5 2 (1.63%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (1.63%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.63%) CloudBees
5 2 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.63%) GitHub
5 2 (1.63%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Force.com
6 1 (0.81%) G Suite
6 1 (0.81%) npm
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) LAN
1 2 (1.63%) SSL
1 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.63%) WAN
2 1 (0.81%) BGP
2 1 (0.81%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.81%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) IPsec
2 1 (0.81%) OSPF
2 1 (0.81%) SMS
2 1 (0.81%) VLAN
2 1 (0.81%) VoIP
2 1 (0.81%) VPN
2 1 (0.81%) VRRP
2 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.69%) Big Data
2 7 (5.69%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.07%) MySQL
4 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.44%) HBase
6 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.44%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.63%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.63%) DB2
7 2 (1.63%) Flink
7 2 (1.63%) Impala
7 2 (1.63%) QlikView
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) Selenium
2 17 (13.82%) JIRA
3 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.13%) JIRA Agile
5 8 (6.50%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.50%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.88%) Grunt
6 6 (4.88%) gulp
6 6 (4.88%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.07%) Mocha
7 5 (4.07%) NUnit
7 5 (4.07%) SpecFlow
7 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.25%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.44%) Maven
9 3 (2.44%) Subversion
9 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.63%) Moq
10 2 (1.63%) QUnit
General
1 32 (26.02%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Banking
3 11 (8.94%) Retail
4 8 (6.50%) Front Office
4 8 (6.50%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.88%) Marketing
6 4 (3.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.63%) Billing
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Law
8 1 (0.81%) Legal
8 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.81%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (28.46%) Developer
2 18 (14.63%) Senior Developer
3 13 (10.57%) Architect
4 12 (9.76%) Angular Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.32%) Digital Architect
6 9 (7.32%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Head of Delivery
7 8 (6.50%) Head of Infrastructure
8 7 (5.69%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (4.88%) User Researcher
10 5 (4.07%) Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Head of Project Delivery
10 5 (4.07%) Senior SQL Developer
10 5 (4.07%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Consultant
11 4 (3.25%) Programmer
11 4 (3.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.07%) .NET
2 19 (15.45%) AngularJS
3 15 (12.20%) HTML
4 13 (10.57%) CSS
4 13 (10.57%) HTML5
5 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET
6 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 10 (8.13%) React
6 10 (8.13%) REST
6 10 (8.13%) Web Services
7 9 (7.32%) Node.js
8 7 (5.69%) jQuery
9 6 (4.88%) Sass
9 6 (4.88%) Spring
10 5 (4.07%) JSON
10 5 (4.07%) RESTful
10 5 (4.07%) SOAP
11 4 (3.25%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) User Experience
2 13 (10.57%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.76%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.50%) Reinsurance
5 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.07%) Derivative
6 5 (4.07%) Replication
6 5 (4.07%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.44%) Clustering
7 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.63%) Fintech
8 2 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.63%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.63%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.63%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.81%) FMCG
9 1 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
1 10 (8.13%) Windows Server
2 4 (3.25%) Android
2 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.25%) Linux
2 4 (3.25%) Unix
3 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (64.23%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (38.21%) Coaching
3 26 (21.14%) Test Automation
4 24 (19.51%) Scrum
5 23 (18.70%) TDD
6 22 (17.89%) BDD
6 22 (17.89%) DevOps
6 22 (17.89%) MVC
7 19 (15.45%) Kanban
8 16 (13.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (12.20%) SOA
10 14 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
11 11 (8.94%) Change Management
11 11 (8.94%) Pair Programming
11 11 (8.94%) Project Management
12 9 (7.32%) SDLC
12 9 (7.32%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.50%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.20%) Java
2 27 (21.95%) SQL
3 24 (19.51%) C#
3 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.76%) Scala
5 6 (4.88%) Ruby
6 5 (4.07%) Apple Swift
6 5 (4.07%) Groovy
6 5 (4.07%) Objective-C
6 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.25%) Haskell
7 4 (3.25%) Python
8 3 (2.44%) C++
8 3 (2.44%) SPARQL
9 2 (1.63%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) Degree
2 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.63%) PMP
3 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.81%) CCNP
4 1 (0.81%) CFA
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.81%) MCITP
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) EMIR
2 4 (3.25%) MiFID
3 1 (0.81%) AS 2805
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) PMO
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.44%) Apache Flume
1 3 (2.44%) Firmware
2 2 (1.63%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) HDFS
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Oozie
2 2 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
3 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.81%) OPNET
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) Cisco
2 8 (6.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle
4 5 (4.07%) New Relic
5 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.63%) Citrix
6 2 (1.63%) hybris
6 2 (1.63%) Informatica
6 2 (1.63%) NetApp
6 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.63%) Telerik
6 2 (1.63%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.81%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.81%) JDA
7 1 (0.81%) Temenos
7 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.81%) VMware