Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 114 129
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 +23
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 156 141 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.20% 2.17% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.47% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 114 109
City of London median daily rate £519 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -2.54% +7.89%
10th Percentile £350 £402 £375
90th Percentile £713 £625 £575
Central London median daily rate £510 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.10% -0.10% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
City of London median hourly rate - £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.55% +93.83%
Central London median hourly rate - £22.34 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +17.55% +93.83%

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 6,171 5,716 5,982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.89% 87.94% 87.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,879 4,411 4,821
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £314 £310
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 56 56
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.52 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +2.64% -4.80%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.38
90th Percentile £33.00 £32.06 £37.91
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 21 July 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 77 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.49%) Coaching
3 43 (27.56%) Finance
4 40 (25.64%) Java
5 26 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 25 (16.03%) Python
7 23 (14.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (14.10%) TDD
8 22 (14.10%) Retail
9 21 (13.46%) SQL
9 21 (13.46%) Test Automation
10 20 (12.82%) Kanban
10 20 (12.82%) Scrum
10 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (12.18%) DevOps
11 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (11.54%) JIRA
12 18 (11.54%) Jenkins
13 17 (10.90%) Hadoop
13 17 (10.90%) Banking
14 16 (10.26%) JavaScript
14 16 (10.26%) C#
14 16 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (10.26%) AngularJS
15 15 (9.62%) QA
15 15 (9.62%) Selenium
15 15 (9.62%) .NET

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 11 (7.05%) Apache Spark
2 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.85%) Ethereum
4 5 (3.21%) Hyperledger
5 3 (1.92%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.28%) Confluence
6 2 (1.28%) Jetty
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.64%) Drupal
7 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.64%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) Mongrel
7 1 (0.64%) nginx
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.64%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (3.21%) R3 Corda
3 4 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.92%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.64%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.64%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.64%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.64%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.64%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.21%) GitHub
5 3 (1.92%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.92%) IaaS
5 3 (1.92%) Runscope
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.28%) npm
6 2 (1.28%) Office 365
7 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.64%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.64%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.64%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.64%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Slack
7 1 (0.64%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) DNS
2 3 (1.92%) SMS
3 2 (1.28%) DHCP
3 2 (1.28%) MPLS
3 2 (1.28%) NAS
3 2 (1.28%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.28%) SAN
3 2 (1.28%) VoIP
3 2 (1.28%) VPN
3 2 (1.28%) VSAN
4 1 (0.64%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.64%) H.323
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) Internet
4 1 (0.64%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.64%) IPFS
4 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.64%) WAN
4 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.90%) Hadoop
2 14 (8.97%) Big Data
3 10 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.49%) Blockchain
7 6 (3.85%) Power BI
8 5 (3.21%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.21%) Sqoop
9 4 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.56%) Redis
10 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.92%) HBase
10 3 (1.92%) Impala
10 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.28%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 26 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 18 (11.54%) JIRA
3 15 (9.62%) Selenium
4 8 (5.13%) JIRA Agile
5 7 (4.49%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.49%) Gradle
6 6 (3.85%) JUnit
6 6 (3.85%) Maven
6 6 (3.85%) Mockito
7 4 (2.56%) Appium
7 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.92%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.92%) webpack
9 2 (1.28%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (1.28%) Mocha
9 2 (1.28%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.28%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 43 (27.56%) Finance
2 22 (14.10%) Retail
3 17 (10.90%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Games
4 5 (3.21%) Marketing
5 4 (2.56%) Automotive
6 3 (1.92%) Back Office
6 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.92%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.64%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
8 1 (0.64%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (28.21%) Developer
2 24 (15.38%) Architect
3 15 (9.62%) Consultant
3 15 (9.62%) Java Developer
3 15 (9.62%) Senior Developer
4 12 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 8 (5.13%) Angular Developer
5 8 (5.13%) Digital Architect
5 8 (5.13%) Scrum Master
6 7 (4.49%) C# Developer
7 6 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (3.85%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.21%) Analyst
8 5 (3.21%) Blockchain Consultant
8 5 (3.21%) Lead Architect
8 5 (3.21%) Lead Developer
8 5 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (3.21%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (3.21%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.26%) AngularJS
2 15 (9.62%) .NET
3 14 (8.97%) CSS
4 13 (8.33%) HTML
5 11 (7.05%) React
6 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET
6 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (6.41%) Node.js
7 9 (5.77%) Kafka
8 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (5.13%) RESTful
8 8 (5.13%) Spring
8 8 (5.13%) Web Services
9 5 (3.21%) HTML5
9 5 (3.21%) REST
9 5 (3.21%) Spring Boot
9 5 (3.21%) WCF
10 4 (2.56%) CSS3
10 4 (2.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.05%) User Experience
3 10 (6.41%) Blog
3 10 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.41%) Fintech
4 8 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.13%) Virtual Team
5 7 (4.49%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.49%) Bitcoin
6 6 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.21%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.92%) Replication
10 2 (1.28%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.28%) Online Games
10 2 (1.28%) Tandem
11 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.05%) Linux
2 10 (6.41%) Unix
3 8 (5.13%) Android
3 8 (5.13%) Mac OS X
4 7 (4.49%) Windows
5 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.28%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.64%) Debian
7 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.49%) Coaching
3 23 (14.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (14.10%) TDD
5 21 (13.46%) Test Automation
6 20 (12.82%) Kanban
6 20 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (12.82%) Scrum
7 19 (12.18%) DevOps
8 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.97%) BDD
10 12 (7.69%) Analytics
10 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (7.69%) ETL
10 12 (7.69%) Project Management
11 10 (6.41%) Machine Learning
11 10 (6.41%) MVC
11 10 (6.41%) Open Source
11 10 (6.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.64%) Java
2 25 (16.03%) Python
3 21 (13.46%) SQL
4 16 (10.26%) C#
4 16 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.97%) Scala
6 12 (7.69%) Ruby
7 10 (6.41%) Kotlin
8 7 (4.49%) Solidity
9 6 (3.85%) C
10 5 (3.21%) Go
10 5 (3.21%) Java 8
10 5 (3.21%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.21%) R
10 5 (3.21%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.92%) C++
11 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.21%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.92%) PhD
5 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) ACSP
6 1 (0.64%) APMG
6 1 (0.64%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) CISM
6 1 (0.64%) CISSP
6 1 (0.64%) ISEB
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PMP
6 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.64%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.62%) QA
2 6 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.21%) SLA
4 4 (2.56%) GCP
4 4 (2.56%) PMO
5 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (8.33%) Docker
2 5 (3.21%) HDFS
3 4 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.92%) Apache Flume
5 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.28%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.28%) vSphere
5 2 (1.28%) XenApp
5 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) Kubernetes
1 5 (3.21%) Puppet
1 5 (3.21%) Terraform
2 4 (2.56%) Ansible
2 4 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.92%) Grafana
3 3 (1.92%) Graphite
3 3 (1.92%) Oozie
3 3 (1.92%) Packer
3 3 (1.92%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.64%) Consul
4 1 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.64%) Graylog
4 1 (0.64%) Kibana
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.64%) Nagios
4 1 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.85%) Google
2 6 (3.85%) Tableau
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle
3 4 (2.56%) SAP
3 4 (2.56%) VMware
4 3 (1.92%) Citrix
4 3 (1.92%) Dynatrace
4 3 (1.92%) Hortonworks
4 3 (1.92%) Ivanti
4 3 (1.92%) Temenos
4 3 (1.92%) Xerox
5 2 (1.28%) CA
5 2 (1.28%) Cisco
5 2 (1.28%) IBM
5 2 (1.28%) Informatica
5 2 (1.28%) Pega
5 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.28%) Splunk
5 2 (1.28%) Wyse