Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 97 91 108
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17 +22
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 86 27 137
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.20% 1.50% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.68% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 18 114
10th Percentile £455 £409 £413
25th Percentile £488 £434 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £484 £525
Median % change year-on-year +13.70% -7.86% +5.00%
75th Percentile £623 £606 £588
90th Percentile £665 £729 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £508 £525
% change year-on-year +8.37% -3.33% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £98.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £98.50 - -

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 3,570 1,606 5,377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.19% 89.22% 90.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,707 1,205 4,294
10th Percentile £363 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £523 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -0.48% +3.96%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £676
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £513
% change year-on-year +6.80% +0.49% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 61
10th Percentile £12.10 £14.95 £12.00
25th Percentile £19.88 £18.13 £12.76
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year - +68.42% +1.60%
75th Percentile £42.50 £44.50 £26.00
90th Percentile £62.35 £47.75 £49.31
Central London median hourly rate £32.20 £32.00 £20.42
% change year-on-year +0.63% +56.75% +9.17%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 26 (30.23%) SQL
3 22 (25.58%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (24.42%) Mathematics
5 19 (22.09%) Test Automation
5 19 (22.09%) Analytics
5 19 (22.09%) Python
5 19 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (22.09%) Coaching
6 18 (20.93%) Microservices
6 18 (20.93%) Decision-Making
7 17 (19.77%) Scrum
7 17 (19.77%) Degree
8 16 (18.60%) Node.js
8 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
8 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (17.44%) Social Skills
9 15 (17.44%) Visualisation
9 15 (17.44%) Azure
10 14 (16.28%) AWS
10 14 (16.28%) Social Media
10 14 (16.28%) Data Analysis
10 14 (16.28%) Investment Management
10 14 (16.28%) B2B
10 14 (16.28%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
10 14 (16.28%) Asset Management
10 14 (16.28%) Presentation Skills

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 13 (15.12%) Jupyter
2 4 (4.65%) Confluence
3 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.16%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.33%) InVision
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.16%) InDesign
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Q-Pulse
1 1 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.44%) Azure
2 14 (16.28%) AWS
3 6 (6.98%) Serverless
4 3 (3.49%) SaaS
5 2 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.33%) GitHub
5 2 (2.33%) PaaS
5 2 (2.33%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.33%) Slack
5 2 (2.33%) Snowflake
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.16%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (1.16%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (1.16%) CloudSense
6 1 (1.16%) Datadog
6 1 (1.16%) GCP
6 1 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.16%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Firewall
1 2 (2.33%) SNMP
2 1 (1.16%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.16%) DNS
2 1 (1.16%) DOCSIS
2 1 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.16%) NAS
2 1 (1.16%) Network Security
2 1 (1.16%) SAN
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.16%) VPN
2 1 (1.16%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (15.12%) QlikView
3 8 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.49%) MySQL
6 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.33%) Power BI
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.16%) Big Data
7 1 (1.16%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.16%) DTS
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Cucumber
1 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (8.14%) JIRA
2 6 (6.98%) Selenium
2 6 (6.98%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.49%) Cypress.io
3 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.33%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.33%) CircleCI
4 2 (2.33%) GitLab
4 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.33%) webpack
5 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.16%) Gradle
5 1 (1.16%) Mocha
5 1 (1.16%) Mockito
5 1 (1.16%) Redmine
5 1 (1.16%) TestNG
5 1 (1.16%) WebLOAD
General
1 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (17.44%) Social Skills
4 14 (16.28%) Presentation Skills
5 13 (15.12%) Marketing
6 6 (6.98%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (3.49%) Law
8 2 (2.33%) Banking
8 2 (2.33%) Public Sector
9 1 (1.16%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.16%) Games
9 1 (1.16%) Local Government
9 1 (1.16%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.16%) Publishing
9 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) Developer
2 13 (15.12%) Data Scientist
3 8 (9.30%) Scrum Master
4 7 (8.14%) Architect
5 5 (5.81%) Test Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Consultant
6 4 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Designer
7 3 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Digital Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) User Researcher
8 2 (2.33%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (2.33%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Digital User Researcher
8 2 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.60%) Node.js
2 14 (16.28%) React
3 13 (15.12%) D3.js
3 13 (15.12%) Shiny
4 10 (11.63%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.47%) CSS
6 7 (8.14%) HTML
7 5 (5.81%) Vue.js
8 4 (4.65%) .NET
8 4 (4.65%) Gherkin
8 4 (4.65%) REST
8 4 (4.65%) Spring
9 3 (3.49%) HTML5
9 3 (3.49%) Jest
9 3 (3.49%) Kafka
10 2 (2.33%) .NET Core
10 2 (2.33%) Flask
10 2 (2.33%) GraphQL
10 2 (2.33%) Redux
10 2 (2.33%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Algorithms
1 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
1 14 (16.28%) Social Media
2 9 (10.47%) User Experience
3 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.49%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.16%) PMI
5 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.16%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.16%) W3C
5 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.58%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (24.42%) Mathematics
4 19 (22.09%) Analytics
4 19 (22.09%) Coaching
4 19 (22.09%) Test Automation
5 18 (20.93%) Decision-Making
5 18 (20.93%) Microservices
6 17 (19.77%) Scrum
7 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (17.44%) Visualisation
9 14 (16.28%) Asset Management
9 14 (16.28%) B2B
9 14 (16.28%) Data Analysis
9 14 (16.28%) Data Science
9 14 (16.28%) DevOps
9 14 (16.28%) Investment Management
10 13 (15.12%) Bayesian Methods
10 13 (15.12%) Deep Learning
10 13 (15.12%) Digital Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) SQL
2 19 (22.09%) Python
3 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.12%) R
4 13 (15.12%) VBA
5 11 (12.79%) Java
6 10 (11.63%) C#
7 6 (6.98%) TypeScript
8 5 (5.81%) PHP
9 3 (3.49%) ES6
10 2 (2.33%) Java 8
11 1 (1.16%) C
11 1 (1.16%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.16%) Ruby
11 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) CCNP
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.16%) CCIE
4 1 (1.16%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
2 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.65%) GDPR
4 3 (3.49%) Accessibility
5 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.16%) NFS
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.16%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.65%) Terraform
3 3 (3.49%) Puppet
4 2 (2.33%) Ansible
4 2 (2.33%) Nagios
5 1 (1.16%) Graylog
5 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (15.12%) Alteryx
3 4 (4.65%) Adobe
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco
4 2 (2.33%) F5
4 2 (2.33%) OutSystems
4 2 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) Cadence
5 1 (1.16%) Citrix
5 1 (1.16%) Databricks
5 1 (1.16%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) Juniper
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.16%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.16%) Nokia
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle
5 1 (1.16%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.16%) Pega
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Splunk